Another Fire

A message on my cell phone, from Indiana, Sister Pat Read story.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Appreciation from the IC

Thank you for the continuous support you showed to the firefighters and other emergency responders who labored so hard to stop the fire. Read story.

Friday, June 24, 2016

Supes Choose More Tasting Rooms

I am truly in shock that the supervisors have stopped me from opening a gourmet market in Los Olivos, even though all encouraged approval. Read story.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Demand a Vote

Please be aware that right now, House members are holding a historic sit-in to demand a vote on measures that will protect Americans from gun violence. Read story.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Leadership Qualities

The President of the United States, for many, is the embodiment of what the United States stands for — representing the very best that we can find in this great country of ours. Read story.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

ENvest in Carp Bluffs

Carpinteria has an opportunity to add another special place — 21 acres on Bluffs Three. Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

War Is Not Healthy

I hope graffiti erasers will leave an important message at the Puente entrance to the bike path. Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Facts Not Fiction

Regarding the proposed west side pedestrian bridge over Mission Creek… Read story.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Wannabe King

Our divided and distracted America has no business electing a monarch for a leader. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Looking for Edward Temple

My sister and I are trying to trace our family members who emigrated to America many years ago. Read story.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Orlando Tolls for Us All

In the wake of last weekend’s atrocity in Orlando, there’s no need to ask for whom that damn bell tolls. Read story.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Dress the Part

As a third-generation Santa Barbara resident, I am disappointed in Old Spanish Days. Read story.

Originally published 4:00 p.m., June 14, 2016
Updated 1:52 p.m., June 15, 2016

Bill Stifles Legitimate Criticism of Israel

AB2844 tries to stifle legitimate criticism of Israel and its oppressive and discriminatory policies. Read story.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Onioning the Donald

Organizers of this coming July’s 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland have been scrambling to insure that will be sufficient seating available. Read story.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Puppy School Recommended

Normally, I walk away from angry poodles. Just let them be. Not that there are many on the streets of Santa Barbara. Read story.

Saturday, June 11, 2016
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