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Montecito Union Searches for New Superintendent

A community meeting to give residents a chance to offer input about the leadership profile of the new superintendent and will be held on January 30. Read story.

Monday, January 23, 2017

Mm-hmm

In addition, your opening question is a good one: “What is the purpose of this letter?” Read story.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Gripe or Challenge?

The current issue reflects all the gripes against Trump of Independent staff and reflects liberal and progressive arrogance. Read story.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

In Irrational Times

The adult thing to do is to reinvest in organizations and institutions that will stand up to (possible) tyranny. Read story.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Remember the Republic

We were born to unite, repel oppression, design a republic void of ignorance and division. Read story.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Issues

In the short time he has been our 24th District representative, Salud Carbajal’s performance is disappointing. Read story.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

You People

What you people at The Independent and other pro illegal immigration advocates don't understand is what a detrimental effect that uncontrolled illegal immigration has had on American workers and the millions of legal and illegal immigrants already here. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Drowning in New Construction

After five years of drought, with Lake Cachuma at record low levels, the local water districts should invoke their emergency powers and immediately suspend all construction permits. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Black January

Black January was the most violent crackdown on dissent during the Gorbachev's glasnost era. Read story.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Unreliable Oil

"More oil drilling and development to boost county revenue" is a terrible idea Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

A Happy Minimum?

Being a 60-plus woman myself, I was at first cheering Carole Bennett in her quest to find a job in this town at her age. Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Sex and Russia

In the break between the spin about sexual actions of Trump being disproved and the next set of spins, here are a few facts. Read story.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Rand-less

A reference to the "GOP's Ayn Rand Congress" is as demagogic and idiotic as Republicans referring to Obama as our "Marxist president." Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Ocean Heights

The oceans used to be so much lower than they are today — so low, in fact, that it was actually possible to walk to the Channel Islands from Port Hueneme. Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Boycott Advised

I was extremely disappointed to hear Rep. Carbajal say he would be attending the Inauguration on Friday. Read story.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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