Celebrating Folks Creating Melodies in Our Community
Read about the folks creating lilting melodies that emanate from Santa Barbara in our annual music issue. Read story.
Band Celebrates 20 Years at James Joyce
Band celebrates playing music for 20 years at the James Joyce. Read story.
The Long Musical Reach of the Santa Barbara Bowl
The long musical reach of the Santa Barbara Bowl. Read story.
Bluetooth Headphones and Top-of-the-Line Earbuds
Bluetooth headphones and top-of-the-line earbuds. Read story.
Neighborhood-by-Neighborhood Rundown of Where and What to Buy This Holiday Season
A neighborhood-by-neighborhood rundown of where and what to buy this holiday season. Read story.
The Complete Guide to Santa Barbara’s Holiday Happenings
Check out Santa Barbara’s most complete guide to all the happenings this holiday season. Read story.
Harder Stadium Is 2018’s Stairway to Soccer Heaven
Harder Stadium is 2018’s stairway to soccer heaven. Read story.
The Santa Barbara Independent’s Annual Celebration of Our Fantastic Neighbors
The Santa Barbara Independent’s annual celebration of our fantastic neighbors. Read story.
Santa Barbara Public Library Digitizes More than 2,500 Historic Images
Santa Barbara Public Library digitizes more than 2,500 historic images. Read story.
Santa Barbara’s Educational System Strives to Help Teenagers Succeed amid Cell Phones and Stress
Santa Barbara’s educational system strives to help teenagers succeed amid cell phones and stress. Read story.
The Always Exhausting, Occasionally Rewarding Life of Running Your Own Restaurant
Inside the always exhausting, occasionally rewarding life of running your own restaurant. Read story.
91 Years of Hard, Happy Work, from Santa Barbara City Hall to the L.A. Lakers
Celebrating 91 years of hard, happy work, from Santa Barbara City Hall to the L.A. Lakers. Read story.
Our Annual Celebration of the People and Places That Rule Santa Barbara’s Seaside Kingdom
Our annual celebration of the people and places that rule Santa Barbara’s seaside kingdom. Read story.
Fancy dishes, big burgers, and taco triumphs can all be found in this best dining round-up. Read story.
Looking Good: Dressing up or just need new kicks? Here are the best spots for your feet, face, and more. Read story.