Paradise, Lost?

It was a stereotypically beautiful California morning. I was late for Econ, again. Read story.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Support the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act

Future generations will not ask, “Why didn’t they develop this more?” They will ask, “Why didn’t they take care of what was left?” Read story.

Friday, May 23, 2014

Hungry Mornings

Children get hungry. This could lead to not being able to focus during class because they are just thinking about their next meal. Read story.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Not-So-Happy Meals

I have been researching food all year for my seventh-grade science class, and it led me to my biggest question: What are we really eating? Read story.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Policing the Wall

The corrupting influence of money in politics is matched by the revolving door between political staffs and PACs. Read story.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Old Town Parking at Risk

Loss of street parking in favor of parking lots will kill Old Town Goleta business. Read story.

Friday, May 16, 2014

Reinvest in Higher Education

Rising tuition and fees have made higher education unaffordable for many California families. Read story.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Saving the Youth of Santa Barbara County

From psychological damage to lost futures, imprisoning youth serves no one. Read story.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Welcome to the Party, Chancellor Yang

Top scholars have their choice of schools to attend; will UCSB remain on their list after Deltopia 2014? Read story.

Friday, May 9, 2014

What’s on Your Plate?

Our food system is one of the largest contributors to climate change — a global transformation that will have the greatest negative impact in areas where people already struggle with food insecurity. Read story.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

The Day of the Psyllids

Found recently in Summerland, Carpinteria, and Goleta, Asian citrus psyllids can spread an incurable citrus plant disease. Read story.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

A Gathering for Climate Justice

Climate change is now, not the future, and it’s having devastating effects on people’s lives. Read story.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Gang Injunctions Misunderstood

Too wide a net for a problem that could be remedied by other means, Santa Barbara's gang injunction is seriously flawed. Read story.

Sunday, May 4, 2014

What’s the Point of Landmarks If They’re Not Protected?

Rice called Hosmer Adobe home in 1993; then friends did through 2009. A visit in 2012 found the house vacant and left open to the elements. Read story.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Vote No on Measure M

Unfunded mandate spends millions in county general fund by taking from departments including fire, sheriff, and social services. Read story.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
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