All Kids Can Eat for Free This Summer

Nutrition collaboration offers meals in 40 locations, free to the young, low cost for the old(er). Read story.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Republicans: Take Back California

It is beyond belief what is going on in Sacramento behind the scenes that affects all of us here in California. Read story.

Monday, July 10, 2017

SBCC's New School

New Extended Learning school combines Adult Education Block Grant programs, Career Skills Institute, and Center for Lifelong Learning. Read story.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Proposed Federal Budget Endangers Warm Homes

Low-income home energy and weatherization program funds on the chopping block. Read story.

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Rape Culture Must Change

Too many don't get the difference between wrong and right. Read story.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

American Exceptionalism in the Rearview Mirror

'There’s a battle outside, and it’s raging.' Read story.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

An Especially Good Time to Address Climate Change

People are taking action and raising hope — not despair — that we will win the climate war. Read story.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Time Is Running Out for Carrizo Plain

National monument status threatened for a cherished resource. Read story.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

First 100 Day of Isla Vista's Community Services District

Early days bring policies, procedures, safety patrol advocacy, and an intern staff. Read story.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Setting the Record Straight on 'Old Spanish Days'

Santa Barbara's historic pride is sometimes misunderstood. Read story.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Keep the Libraries Open

Libraries are an essential public service and key to a democratic society. Read story.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Fund the Libraries

I was astonished to learn that the county is considering reducing funds for the Carpinteria Library. Read story.

Monday, June 12, 2017

A Different Tongue, a Different View

Graduation brought all families together 'with liberty and justice for all.' Read story.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Comey Coming Up

While we await the inevitable full disclosure of Donald Trump's obstruction of justice … Read story.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

A Modest Proposal to Revive State Street

Why don’t we sentient human beings conspire to reclaim that most central strip of our community? Read story.

Sunday, June 4, 2017
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