Remembering Baroness Léni Fé Bland

She was honored with the Lobero Theatre Foundation's Ghostlight Luminary award in 2013. Read story.

Thursday, January 29, 2015

An Open Letter to Sansum

It's odd to receive a solicitation, as we all already subsidize you with our time. Read story.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Open Letter to Supervisor Peter Adam

I was disappointed to read your comments questioning the sovereign nation status of Native American tribes. Read story.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Forget Him

I know many Isla Vistans were frustrated with the media presence and that victims went less noticed. Read story.

Monday, January 26, 2015


Was there one line that day at DMV for undocumented workers and another line for all others? Read story.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Circumcision Resolution?

As long as they are considering a resolution on declawing cats in Carpinteria … Read story.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Voters Have Spoken

Santa Barbara County voters rejected an energy industry shutdown initiative in the last election by a decisive margin. Read story.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Doing Her Job

Mayor Schneider has made clear statements about her reasons for contesting the widening as it is now proposed. Read story.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

It's About Accuracy

Wendy McCaw may have a degree in history, but whose version of events did she study? Read story.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Underground Power for Public Safety

An accident on Saturday evening makes a compelling case for undergrounding utility power poles and live wires. Read story.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Pension Dollars and Sense

No wonder the new S.B. County fire chief is smiling; he's stepping into a job that last paid $208,505 annually and another $113,174 in benefits. Read story.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Chicken Quarters Barely Better

Let's face it: battery cages for laying hens are examples of the extent to which we will inflict cruelty on animals in the interest of the almighty dollar. Read story.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

High Times with the Pooch

THC toxicity is not to be taken lightly and can both be fatal and have long-term effects on a dog. Read story.

Monday, January 19, 2015


The new year has begun, and so have the numerous financial appeals. Read story.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Resolution Against Cat Declawing

A resolution is not a law; it is a formal expression of opinion or intention of the city council. Read story.

Saturday, January 17, 2015
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