Justice in Burn Case

This week I became aware of the serious felony charges you are placing against two 14-year-old boys as a result of horrific burns to a friend. Read story.

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Equal Pay for Equal Work

I worked at various jobs from dishwasher to computer scientist for over 49 years, and during most of those years, women were the dominant sex. Read story.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

The Doomsday Deal

The Iran deal guarantees a complete breakdown of nonproliferation efforts. Read story.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Iran Deal a Plus

After more than 13 years at war, I'm glad that Congress is turning toward diplomacy and peace. Read story.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Tame Vacation Renter

If someone owns property, surely they can use that property any way they choose as long as it doesn't victimize others. Read story.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

House History

I would like to add some additional facts about the Rochin Adobe. Read story.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Sovereignty and Public Servants

After the Board of Supervisors agreed to the meet with the Chumash tribe’s government, the tribal chairman made two quite remarkable comments. Read story.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Divest from Dinosaur Holdings

For several months I have had meetings with a number of local elected officials asking for them to support fossil fuel divestment resolutions targeting state pension funds CalPERS and CalSTRS. Read story.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Downtown Traffic Worsens

I write, I speak, I attend "coffee with a cop" sessions, but traffic conditions worsen. Read story.

Friday, August 28, 2015

EPA Yellow

A new color of water made itself known in Colorado; it is “EPA yellow.” Read story.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

I.V.'s Gonna Need an IV

Isla Vista does not have enough income to support the services it receives now, much less the ones proposed by Das Williams. Read story.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Cormorants Trapped in Trees

Cormorants are becoming tangled and hung in trees by fishing line after ingesting fish and fish hooks. Read story.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Laguna Park

I have memories of my dad taking us kids (now in our seventies) to those Santa Barbara Dodgers games. Read story.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Vacay, Go Away

As the neighbor of a short-term vacation rental property, I can attest to the disruptive nature of the enterprise. Read story.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Das Future

I'm puzzled as to why last week's story on Das Williams repeatedly referred to his "ambition." Read story.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
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