Lead News

UCSB Distinguished Scholar Kicks Off Dreamer Scholarship Fund

New education program targets getting freshmen to their sophomore year. Read story.

Friday, October 23, 2015

Governor Signs Loads of Jackson and Williams Bills

The state senator and assemblymember count 23 new laws between them. Read story.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Goleta’s Boom Times Keep Booming

The 175-unit Old Town Village project wins a final — but split — approval. Read story.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

S.B. Man Jailed in Bulgaria Allowed to Return Home

A judge rules corruption charges against Len Homeniuk were unfounded. Read story.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Central Coast Begins to Feel El Niño’s Effects

Hail storms and sea snake sightings back experts’ warm winter predictions. Read story.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Bad Karma for Bikram Yoga

Santa Barbara studio fends off copyright lawsuit. Read story.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Inside Santa Maria's ICE Machine

Media tour the debate new building after its summer opening. Read story.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Office of Emergency Management Under Fire

The troubled county department is facing hard questions over its leadership and finances. Read story.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

City Council Race: It's a Dog Fight

Sorting out the election district by district. Read story.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Capps Steamed Over Planned Parenthood Defunding

"This is insulting," she says. Read story.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

ICE Takes Heat on Immigrant Detentions

Feds, Sheriff field questions from Santa Barbara supervisors. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Carpinteria Says (Hell) No to Bluff Development

Residents, the city council, and the planning commission worry about water, density, and traffic. Read story.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

City, County Support Planned Parenthood

The organization is facing a federal funding scare after the recent video controversy. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

City Feels More Blackout Blues

Edison briefs the council on grid repairs and reliability concerns. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Santa Barbara Braces for Peak Fire Season

Fire crews and homeowners feel the heat. Read story.

Thursday, September 10, 2015
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