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Optimism Finds It Hard to Get a Foothold This Year

Even with Hillary Clinton's positive message, optimism is finding it hard to get a foothold in a year of populist anger. Read story.

Barking in the Key of G

The white, black, and brown of juvenile InJustice. Read story.

A Scream in the Night

Party convention politricks abound. Read story.

Good Grammaring

Santa Barbara be doing it pretty good. Read story.

It's Evening in America

Optimism Finds It Hard to Get a Foothold This Year

Even with Hillary Clinton's positive message, optimism is finding it hard to get a foothold in a year of populist anger. Read story.

DemCon 2016: The Final Day

Hillary Speaks and Accepts the Nomination

Hillary Clinton speaks and accepts the nomination. Read story.

DemCon2016: Women's Work at the Convention

Evening Speeches Preceded by Days of Issue Meetings

Evening speeches preceded by days of meetings about issues. Read story.

Hillary Clinton Nominated for President

The Glass Ceiling Was Good and Shattered

The glass ceiling was good and shattered. Read story.

DemCon 2016: Policy, Policy, Policy, and Bernie

Sanders Supporters Dominate Convention Emotion Monday

Sanders supporters dominate convention emotion Monday. Read story.

Muslim Support for Bernie Sanders

The deep roots between Islam and Judaism is often overlooked. Read story.

Sri Lanka Is Trump Country

The idea of a wall thrills, really thrills some people. Read story.

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Ugly Attacks Against Nonlocal SBCC Students

Professionally made bumper stickers and posters that read "Non-Local SBCC Students Go Away” have anonymously surfaced in and around Shoreline Park. Read Letter

Unjustified Rentals

The reality of the vacation rental market is that it has a definite negative impact on the long-term rental market; ask anyone who rents here. Read Letter

End-of-Life Clarity for S.B.

What Sansum Clinic and the Cancer Center of Santa Barbara are and are not doing regarding end-of-life care. Read Letter

Cottage Questions

The Cottage hospital acquisition of Sansum Clinic will result in the control of Santa Barbara County's South Coast and Santa Ynez Valley as to medical care and services. Read Letter

Dirty Tricks

The Joel Alcox piece is a story of hope triumphing in the face of dirty tricks — and it raises disturbing questions. Read Letter

Short vs. Long Rentals

Regarding the issue of Airbnb and other short-term rental permits in Santa Barbara … Read Letter

Athletes Wear Skirts, Too

"Condor Trail" article is blatantly sexist and noninclusive. Read Letter

Traffic Snarls

I used to listen to KFI 640 and scoff at the traffic reports, wondering why anyone would put up with all that craziness. Read Letter

Death of Innocents

It has been painful enough to know about the deaths of innocents by law enforcement without seeing the videos. Read Letter

Police: Consider 'Snake' Rounds

Snake rounds are shotgun pellets in a pistol shell. They’ve been used against snakes for over 100 years. Read Letter

Compare and Contrast

"Reclaiming the Republican Party" throws around words from the lexicon of Liberal new speak in an attempt to contrast the Republican Party with the supposed hate by Donald Trump. Read Letter

'Weak' for Trump

Donald Trump called Jeb Bush “tired.” It was a very effective strategy. Read Letter

Carp Eliminates Transitional Kindergarten

Carpinteria school board decided to eliminate a new, early kindergarten program for approximately 28 children who have spring birthdays. Read Letter

The Second Amendment

What were "arms" or "weapons" in 1791, at the time of its ratification? Read Letter

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