News Briefs

Carpinteria Resident Alan Thicke Dead at 69

The actor reportedly had a heart attack while playing hockey with his son. Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Carpinteria Man Arrested for Dealing Heroin

Kristopher Davis was also charged with possession of stolen firearms and possession of high capacity magazines. Read story.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Santa Barbara Couple Arrested for Trafficking Heroin

Robert Pilbin, 58, and Leslie Brooks, 56, also found in possession of cocaine and meth. Read story.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Goleta Man Arrested for Stalking 13-Year-Old Girl

Both are residents at a Hollister Avenue mobile home park. Read story.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Highway 101 Widening Forum Scheduled

Public comment period ends January 31 for Draft Revised EIR. Read story.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Goleta Welcomes New Councilmembers Richards and Kasdin

Bids farewell to Farr and Vallejo. Read story.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

City Approves Lawn Watering Ban

The prohibition goes into effect January 1. Read story.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Rapist Sentenced to One Year in Jail

Robert Goldman was arrested for raping an intoxicated, unconscious woman. Read story.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Pilot Killed in Ultralight Aircraft Crash

[UPDATE] Pilot identified of motorized glider that went down five minutes after takeoff. Read story.

Originally published 11:15 a.m., December 6, 2016
Updated 3:37 p.m., December 7, 2016

Hit-and-Run Leaves SBCC Student with Life-Threatening Injuries

Police are still looking for the suspect who struck the 23-year-old victim on Cabrillo Boulevard. Read story.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Body Found in Burning Drainage Pipe

The male victim was located approximately 30 yards down the pipe that runs under Highway 101. Read story.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Goleta Starts History Project

Public meeting seeks lesser-known places significant to city. Read story.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Paragliders Organize Marge Variano Memorial Fund

The well-known paragliding instructor and former Adams School principal died in a Thanksgiving Day accident. Read story.

Monday, December 5, 2016

Highway Patrol Gathers Toys for Area Children

[UPDATE] CHP lists four drop-off spots for donated toys. Read story.

Originally published 6:00 a.m., December 3, 2016
Updated 4:43 p.m., December 5, 2016

Conditions for Farmworkers the Subject of Monday Meeting

Laborers will have a chance to air their grievances to county and state officials. Read story.

Friday, December 2, 2016
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