The Santa Barbara Questionnaire
As head of the film festival for the past decade, Roger Durling encounters many of Santa Barbara's familiar faces every day. In this series of short, insightful interviews, which will run on Independent.com every Monday morning, he introduces us to some of the more interesting people who live and/or work in our fair town, showing off the personal side of newsmakers, politicians, artists, and many other proud Santa Barbarians.
Talking bouquets and smiles with the coordinator of Flower Empower. Read story.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Talking grandmotherhood and marathons With the President of Montecito Bank &Trust. Read story.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Capturing good vibes with the digital services manager at Samy’s Camera. Read story.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Talking needles, dogs, Lakers, and more with the captain of Metro Entertainment. Read story.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Talking style and life with the owner of Summerlands’ Botanik. Read story.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Lighting up life with the owner of Bella Vista Designs. Read story.
Monday, October 13, 2014
Brushstrokes of life with the owner of The Painted Cabernet. Read story.
Monday, October 6, 2014
Off the air but on the record with K-LITE's longtime morning gal. Read story.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Going way in with the music publishing maven and supporter of the arts. Read story.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Quick hits with Chad Westmoreland, the muralist, DJ, and tattoo artist originally from Kansas City. Read story.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Talking sweet and savory with the owner of Chocolate Maya. Read story.
Monday, September 8, 2014
Speaking to an English lit expert who really knows how to talk. Read story.
Monday, September 1, 2014
Introspection and humor with the Paradise Café owner and Santa Barbara city councilmember. Read story.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Making a difference with the Santa Barbara Public Market’s developer extraordinaire. Read story.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Santa Barbara’s retiring city administrator reflects. Read story.