A Better Way to Care

Community-level training and living support for disabled and disadvantaged people works better at less cost than state-run centers. Read story.

Monday, April 13, 2015

Unsustainable Santa Barbara

As a one-time leader in environmentalism, Santa Barbara should consider multiple conservation measures in place of desalination. Read story.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Business District Should Be Postponed

The change to district elections gives the Eastside a council voice. Read story.

Monday, April 6, 2015


A great divide blinds politicians to the common good and Obama's positive progress. Read story.

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Therapy’s Not What You Think

Aspects of counseling often scare people off. Read story.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Deltopia Mayhem Returns

The big, boisterous party is too rank for even taxis. Read story.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

It's Finally Over

District elections are in place in Santa Barbara. Now the real work begins. Read story.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

The Challenge of Renting in Santa Barbara

For Santa Barbara to survive as a city with people doing jobs of average or less income, creativity and flexibility in housing is necessary. Read story.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Taking Racism Out of City Elections

District elections will cure the long-standing denial of rights to Latino citizens. Read story.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Desal, the Climate Crisis, and Our Children's Future

Climate-friendly landscaping provides more long-term benefit at less cost. Read story.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

The State of the City

I'm thinking of a Startup in need of funding with 1,455 local employees. But Wall Street or Main Street is hesitant to fund our "Hot Beds." Read story.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Use of Force in the Ukraine

Invite Merkel to address Congress on the moral dimension of employing military forces. Read story.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Teach the Children — All of Them

Effective teaching includes useful strategies for students with dyslexia. Read story.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Bike Riders and Car Drivers Could Communicate Better

The pack lacks respect for auto drivers and the community it rides through. Read story.

Monday, March 16, 2015

An Accurate Credit Report Saves More Than Money

Errors can affect interest rates, insurance premiums, and business opportunities. Read story.

Saturday, March 14, 2015
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