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Alagie Jammeh Stands Up To Ignorance

A video portrait of Alagie Jammeh, a Local Hero from our 2016 roster Read story.

Originally published 7:16 p.m., March 10, 2017
Updated 7:20 p.m., March 10, 2017

Gary Sangenito, "He Shows Up"

A video portrait of Gary Sangenito, a Local Hero from our 2016 roster Read story.

Friday, February 24, 2017

Barbara Ireland, "The Bright Light Is You"

A video portrait of Barbara Ireland, a Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Willie Poindexter | "Master Of Verbal Judo"

A video portrait of Willie Poindexter, a Local Hero from our 2016 roster Read story.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Bruce and David Corwin: Business and Social Responsibility

A video portrait of Bruce and David Corwin, Local Heroes from our 2016 roster Read story.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Mark Asman, Extending Always The Hand Of Friendship

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster Read story.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Doug Mershon | Mr. Doug, Mr. Doug

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Jennifer Parks, 'A Servant's Heart'

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Dennis Apel | Living Their Truth

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster Read story.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Kristianne Clifford: Prison Reform Advocate

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Magda Barnes: Clean Laundry For The Homeless

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Joan Fairfield: Comfort for Violent Crime Victims

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Friday, February 3, 2017

Jason Emrich: Customers As Neighbors

A video portrait of this Local Hero from our 2016 roster. Read story.

Friday, February 3, 2017

The Santa Barbara Independent’s Local Heroes of 2016

The Santa Barbara Independent’s Local Heroes of 2016 honor 20 men and women who have made a difference in our communities. Read story.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Local Heroes 2015

The Independent’s annual issue honoring some of the finest folks in S.B. Read story.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015
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