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How Will Strict New Vaccine Bill Affect S.B. Schools?

Supporters and Skeptics weigh in on the controversial legislation. Read story.

School District Considers Trust to Pay Pensions

The proposal would offer protection for any lean years ahead. Read story.

Refugio Oil Spill Lawsuits Keep Rolling In

Fifth Class Action Case Filed Against Plains All American PipelineJul. 7, 11 a.m.

Young Condor Flies into Santa Barbara Foothills

The Trip Was Unusual and EncouragingJul. 6, 11 a.m.

How Will Strict New Vaccine Bill Affect S.B. Schools?

Supporters and Skeptics Weigh In Jul. 2, 12 a.m.

School District Considers Trust to Pay Pensions

Proposal Would Offer Protection for Any Lean Years AheadJul. 2, 12 a.m.

Puppy Torturer Sentenced to Year in Jail

Prosecutors and Animal Advocates Wanted Much Harsher Punishment for Duanying ChenJul. 1, 11 a.m.

Pipeline Company Rep Rope-a-Dopes Williams and Jackson

Oil Spill Hearing Generates More Frustration than AnswersJun. 29, 10 a.m.

Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

Santa Barbara Reacts to the Landmark Ruling that President Obama Called a 'Victory for America'Jun. 26, 11 a.m.

Homeowners Sue Plains All American Pipeline for Refugio Oil Spill

Class Action Complaint Looks to Represent Coastal Residents Between Pt. Conception and Southern San DiegoJun. 25, 1 p.m.

Refugio Oil Spill: 37 Days In

Cleanup and Investigation Continue, Claims Come In, PHMSA Answers Electeds Updated Jun. 25, 3:00 p.m.

Santa Barbara to Lower Boom on Vacation Rentals

Huge Crowd Packs City Hall to Argue For and Against the Growing MarketJun. 25, 12 a.m.

Exxon Shuts Down Platforms After Refugio Oil Spill

Company Also Exhausts 400,000-Barrel Storage CapacityJun. 25, 12 a.m.

Should the Franceschi House Be Saved or Bulldozed?

Council Gives Pearl Chase Society Six More Months to Find Restoration FundsJun. 25, 12 a.m.

Jail Health Care Under Fire

Supervisors Postpone Renewing $10 Million ContractJun. 25, 12 a.m.

NASA Mission to Measure Ocean Salinity Ends with Success

Jun. 23, 6 a.m.

Famed Film Composer James Horner Feared Dead in Plane Crash

UPDATE: Assistant Confirms He Perished in Monday Morning Accident Updated Jun. 23, 9:00 a.m.

Manhattan Beach Tarballs Match Refugio Oil Spill Crude

Jun. 22, 3 p.m.

Assessing the Channel After the Refugio Oil Spill

Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Monitors Sensitive Marine HabitatsJun. 22, 10 a.m.

Read the Official Media Strategy for the Refugio Oil Spill Response

Briefing Sought to ‘Target’ Journalists to Spread Good NewsJun. 22, 10 a.m.

S.B. Supervisors Support State Bill to Ban T-Ridge Drilling

Legislation Is a Repeat of Last Year's, But Will it Pass After the Refugio Spill?Jun. 20, 12 a.m.

News Analysis: Pipeline Problems Date Back to 1986

New Documents Demonstrate Culture of Carelessness Far Before the SpillJun. 18, 12 p.m.

Pulling the $53 Million Desal Trigger

'We Have Exhausted All Other Options,' Says Water CzarJun. 18, 12 a.m.

Bogeys and Faults at Muni and Elings

Outgoing Parks and Rec Leader Juggles Backlash on Two FrontsJun. 18, 12 a.m.

S.B. Supervisor, CEO Take Opposite Sides During D.C. Camp 4 Hearing

Congressional Subcommittee Supports Chumash Annexation BillJun. 17, 4 p.m.

Many UCSB and SBCC Students Struggle with Homelessness

Cars, Tents, and Couches Serve as Places to Sleep for Those Who Face High Rent and TuitionJun. 17, 12 a.m.

News Commentary: Refugio Officials 'Target' Specific Reporters

Six 'Neutral to Positive' Journalists Handpicked to Spread Message of Cleanup ProgressJun. 16, 12 p.m.

Refugio Oil Spill Lawsuits Keep Rolling In

A fifth class action case has been filed against Plains All American Pipeline. Read story.

Young Condor Flies into Santa Barbara Foothills

The trip was unusual and encouraging as the endangered species continues to recover. Read story.

Puppy Torturer Sentenced to Year in Jail

Prosecutors and animal advocates wanted a much harsher punishment for Duanying Chen. Read story.

Pipeline Company Rep Rope-a-Dopes Williams and Jackson

Oil spill hearing generates more frustration than answers. Read story.

High Court Vindicates Newsom’s Gay Marriage Gambit

His 2004 move as San Francisco mayor brought the issue out of the closet. Read story.

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