Santa Barbara County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
5 hrs ago | Pacific Business Times
Large energy companies, most of the North County's elected officials and chambers of commerce and many others are firmly opposed to this November ballot measure, which would bar "high-intensity" energy production in the county.
A driver suffered serious injuries Thursday afternoon when his vehicle left the roadway and overturned on Highway 101 south of Buellton, according to the California Highway Patrol.
With the results cast in stone, Jim and Tanya Taylor's front yard now proudly displays a monument declaring them the winners of the Carpinteria Valley Water District 2014 WaterWise Garden Recognition Contest.
The public is invited to attend United Way of Santa Barbara County's 18th annual Red Feather Bal l taking place at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Four Seasons Biltmore Coral Casino in Santa Barbara.
Forty years ago, American wine lovers turned to one voice to know what was happening: Robert Lawrence Balzer, a Los Angeles retailer-turned-writer whose long-running newsletter was the dominant publication in the emerging domestic market.
Santa Barbara County's Public Works Department begins construction this week on a four-phase project to improve pedestrian mobility in the Del Playa area.
A child was critically injured in a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident in Guadalupe Wednesday evening, according to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department .
Crews have begun work on the much-anticipated Children's Museum of Santa Barbara , a block from the ocean on lower State Street.
La Casa de La Raza is working to reinstate its nonprofit status, a lengthy process that has the Lower Eastside community center once again fighting off foreclosure and higher property tax rates.
The City of Santa Barbara Water Conservation Program and the University of California Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners of Santa Barbara County will present a free one-hour public workshop, "Luscious Lawn Alternatives & Cash for Your Grass!" at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept.
The John Wayne Cancer Center organized a lifeguard paddle down from Gaviota State Beach in Santa Barbara County to Imperial Beach in San Diego County.Newport Beach Lifeguards led by Skeeter Leeper carried a commerative buoy from River Jetty in Huntington Beach to Big Corona State Beach in Corona del Mar on Friday.
The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday upheld an appeal filed by a company seeking to place numerous cell tower nodes and areas of cable in Montecito.
Like it has for many California producers, harvest kicked off somewhat early for Laetitia Vineyard & Winery , though not as early as had originally been suspected.
Lt. Butch Arnoldi was honored today by Sheriff Bill Brown, his co-workers and family for 40 years at the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department.
"Vintage 2014," a multimedia alliance set in Santa Barbara County during the current grape-growing season, will hold the first event in its film and wine pairing tour on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at Full of Life Flatbread in Los Alamos.
The rhetoric surrounding Measure P, a so-called anti-fracking measure, is at a fever pitch.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:37 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC