New Direction Needed at Top of Sheriff's Office

Positive change would reflect values of Santa Barbara's diverse community. Read story.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Music Cuts Will Harm Teachers and Students

The constant job insecurity and lack of funding threatens program continuity. Read story.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Conversion Therapy Must Be Banned

Cruel and unusual punishment should always be outlawed. Read story.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

About that Festering Corpse …

Umbrellas in drinks are fun. Drinking tiki cocktails in the Funk Zone is fun. We like to have fun. Read story.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Let Voters Fill Every Council Vacancy

'Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.' —Frederick Douglass Read story.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Moving Away from the City's Homeless People

Sunday in Santa Barbara's Oak Park. Read story.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

A Mystery Disease That Robs Vitality

As many as 700 suffer ME/CFS in the City of Santa Barbara and over 3,000 in Santa Barbara County. Read story.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

The U.S. and Its Guns: Time for Rehab

Guns should be treated exactly like automobiles. Read story.

Friday, May 11, 2018

'Delay' Is a Double-Edged Sword

Trying to speed the time to trial is counter to the interests of justice for both the accused and the people of the state. Read story.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

'Like-for-Like' Gives Homeowners a Fighting Chance to Rebuild

Support the speedy building of similar homes before the insurance runs out. Read story.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Santa Barbara Police Make Progress Toward Positive Change

Little to no excess in use of force but department working on de-escalation philosophy. Read story.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Support Girls’ Mental Health

Important at every stage of life and critical for a young person's success Read story.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Re-examining the 'Culture of Delay'

Bail amounts and underfunded public defense contribute to prolonged pre-trial incarcerations. Read story.

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Injustice with Each Load

In the wake of Santa Barbara County’s recent disasters, seeing debris flow removal through the lens of environmental justice Read story.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Human Trafficking: It’s Happening in Front of You

Forum hold on how Santa Barbara is easing the threat and fear for victims. Read story.

Saturday, April 21, 2018
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