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Last month our small Santa Barbara community was rocked by the sexting scandal of Undersheriff Jim Peterson and Search & Rescue volunteer Valerie Walston.
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5 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent
A Santa Barbara police officer shot a 26-year-old suspect multiple times after the man allegedly assaulted the officer with a deadly weapon around 11:30 p.m. on Friday at Stalwart House, a sober living and recovery home at 1227 San Andres Street.
9 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent
SNEAK A PEAKE: Santa Barbara's preserved murals include a collaboration by greats Channing Peake and Howard Warshaw depicting Don Quixote at the Public Library.
This is the company's first store in Southern California, located at 222 Milpas St. in Santa Barbara.
A California congresswoman whose late husband campaigned for the sympathy vote after a drunk driver hit them hired a serial hit-and-run drunk driver who ended up killing a young woman in a drunken accident.
What a way to christen the newly remodeled Lobero Theatre ! On Friday night, at the third annual Notes for Notes Benefit Concert, an amazing group of announced and unannounced artists joined together to deliver a true Show for the Ages.
In the spirit of the holiday season, the Santa Barbara Airport announces its third annual Songs of the Season next Monday through Thursday, Dec. 16-19, at the John T. Rickard Airline Terminal.
Christina Loza, an of counsel intellectual property attorney with Buynak, Fauver, Archbald & Spray , recently took the reins of the National Association of Women Business Owners-California organization, which represents the interests of more than 1.3 million women business owners and nine chapters in the state.
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Rather than running the risk of going to trial, the County of Santa Barbara agreed to settle the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the father of Clifford Detty, the 46-year-old North County resident who died in April 2010 while in custody at the county's Psychiatric Health Facility for $1.25 million.
The Santa Barbara Zoo's conservation programs have received a donation of three 2014 4Runners from area Gold Coast Toyota Dealers to be used for field work focused on endangered species including the California condor.
Rosary will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at San Roque Church, followed by Mass at 10 a.m. Saturday at San Roque Catholic Church.
Santa Barbara City Councilman Grant House, left, accepts a plaque Tuesday from Downtown Organization president Dave Lombardi, thanking him for serving as the DO liaison with the city for the past eight years.
Former aide to Rep. Lois Capps is facing charges stemming from accident Friday night that critically injured Mallory Rae Dies, 27, of Santa Barbara Raymond Morua, in background, appeared before Judge Thomas Adams Tuesday for arraignment on felony DUI and hit-and-run charges stemming from an accident Friday night that critically injured Mallory Rae ... (more)
Monte Schulz has a new novel out - and it's either his third or his fifth depending on how you count it.
This weekend I found myself in the Santa Barbara back country. As it was getting later in the day, I decided to sit down and catch my breath.
The 14th annual World of Pinot Noir , a two-day event celebrating that alluring wine grape, will be held Feb. 28 through March 1 at Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara.