Lead Stories

Jack and Kim Johnson Donate Water-Refill Station to the Bowl

Couple honors “Green Leader” venue for All At Once Sustainability Award. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Buena Onda’s Argentine Flair and Fare

Eat pop-up empanadas and more at Goodland Kitchen & Market in Old Town Goleta. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Taco Town

An insider’s guide to Santa Barbara’s love affair with taquerías. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Some of the Best Tacos in Town

Find delicious, unique Mexican tacos from Milpas to Downtown to upper State Street. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

What the Heck Am I Eating?

A quick and dirty guide to what exactly is wrapped in that warm, soft corn tortilla. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Special Olympics World Games Underway in Los Angeles

Santa Barbara gives a warm welcome to visiting athletes from Central America and the Caribbean. Read story.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Santa Barbara Says No to Oil Train

Venoco seeks emergency trucking permit. Read story.

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees

Fourteen long-term courtesy clerks let go; many other employees also terminated. Read story.

Originally published 12:30 p.m., July 28, 2015
Updated 8:00 a.m., July 30, 2015

James O’Mahoney Named to Skateboarding Hall of Fame

Curator of Santa Barbara Surfing Museum inducted into Simi Valley hall as icon. Read story.

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

UC Minimum Wage Will Increase to $15 by 2017

Janet Napolitano announces gradual hike for UC employees and students. Read story.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Chumash Purchase 360-Acre Property in Santa Ynez Valley

Property could make Camp 4 contiguous to the Chumash Casino. Read story.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Casa de la Raza Back from the Brink

The Latino community center avoids foreclosure after another financial scare. Read story.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Scavenger Hunt of City-Sized Proportions

Urban Adventure Quest showcases Santa Barbara on its series of competitive tours. Read story.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Council Pulls $55 Million Trigger to Restart Desal Plant

It also sends a proposed rental project back to the drawing boards. Read story.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Teeccino Turns 20

Homegrown herbal beverage company celebrates anniversary, debuts new Dandelion Draft. Read story.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
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