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Best of Santa Barbara® Readers’ Poll 2015

‘The Santa Barbara Independent’ readers vote for their favorite places in town. Read story.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

S.B. Musicians on the Rise

Check out some of the newest and best bands Santa Barbara has to offer right now. Read story.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

volume 29, number 507, Oct.1- 8, 2015

Our Favorite Faces and Places in the Restaurant World Read story.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Where Preservation, Research, and Education Collide

Reflecting on the University of California’s Natural Reserve System, which turns 50 this year. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Adam Barruch’s ‘Sweeney Todd’

DANCEworks presents a modern-dance version of the Sondheim musical. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Santa Barbara Fall Happenings 2015

A sneak peek of entertaining events to make your autumn a cornucopia of fun. Read story.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Power of Santa Barbara’s P3

Inside Marcus Elliott’s Peak Performance Project, where pro sports stars train in the Funk Zone. Read story.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Sonos Spins into Control

How Santa Barbara’s homegrown digital audio company is taking over downtown — and the world. Read story.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

After-School Activities Guide 2015

Here’s a list of activities in the arts, sports, and education that feed your children’s interests after their full day at school. Read story.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Das Williams Pushes for I.V. Governance

State Assemblymember Das Williams tries to bring order to Isla Vista’s unruly community. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Tales of Fiesta‬ Romance ‬

Old Spanish‬ Days goes “Romántica,” so we bring you Santa Barbara summer love stories.‬ Read story.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Bringing Junípero Serra to Life

A new book sheds light on the priest who built the first California missions. Read story.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Plants and Animals Are Dying for a Drink

Four years of extreme drought are taking big tolls on Santa Barbara's living things. Read story.

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Bob Cooley’s Gift of Flexibility

Explorations in health with Santa Barbara’s newest bodywork guru. Read story.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Great Grills of Fire

The Santa Barbara Independent’s 6th Annual Sizzling Summer BBQ Contest. Read story.

Thursday, July 2, 2015
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