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1 hr ago | Noozhawk

MTD Aims to Improve Bus Service for Santa Barbara City College Students

In what Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District officials call "the biggest day of the year," MTD is prepared to roll out several service changes on Monday, including some that affect Santa Barbara City College .

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5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Calif. lawmakers pass bill to promote searches of gun databases

Richard Martinez stands with his son Christopher in an undated photo. Martinez is urging the California governor to a sign a law encouraging searches of gun databases after Christopher was killed in the May 23 murders in Isla Vista.

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7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Lawmakers pass firearm safety, ammunition bills

The Senate unanimously passed SB505 by Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson, D-Santa Barbara.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Santa Barbara Independent

I Bark, Therefore I Yam

Who knew? Certainly not the supervisors. Not us, either. This revelation came to light as part of the ongoing national debate on the militarization of police departments, sparked by the radioactive meltdown now consuming Ferguson, Missouri, where police shot and killed an unarmed black teenager suspected of strong-arm robbery.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Supes Support Jackson Gun Bill

The supervisors voted 3-2 to support a bill written by State Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson encouraging law enforcement agencies to implement a policy for conducting gun-database searches ahead of welfare checks.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Edhat

Isla Vista Pedestrian Improvements

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.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS Local

California Lawmakers Consider Anti-Gun Violence Restraining Order

The deadly Isla Vista shootings last spring has prompted state lawmakers to consider an anti-gun violence, restraining order measure.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Review: Rebelution at the Santa Barbara Bowl

Iration and Rebelution both got their start playing house parties in Isla Vista, and this past weekend, those roots were plenty evident as the bands returned to town to play the Santa Barbara Bowl.

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The Atlantic

Compton School Board Approves AR-15 Rifles for Campus Police

The school board in Compton, California, has voted to arm campus police officers with AR-15 rifles, according to the Los Angeles public radio station KPPC .

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Noozhawk

SBCC Fostering Collaborative Approach to Preventing Violence in Aftermath of IV Rampage

In an effort to reiterate civic responsibility on campus and in the community, starting this fall students will be required to sign an honor code SBCC officials have been working on ways to quell and prevent violence taking place in Isla Vista, where many of the college's students live.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

AM Alert: Gun access, school reserves cap bills get late-session push

After the mass killing of six college students in Isla Vista in May, lawmakers called for new restrictions to prevent mentally ill people from obtaining guns .

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

SFGate

Gun-control measure's defeat a lost opportunity

The Legislature is coming to the end of its session for this year, and that means it's going to consider a lot of bills in rapid succession.

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Rock Hill Herald

At the Jesus Burgers house, they grill at a higher level

The 19-year-old and her friends were about to celebrate her birthday in Isla Vista, but they were making a pit stop at the Jesus Burgers house.

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SanLuisObispo.com

SLO would be lucky to have an Isla Vista

The thing I keep hearing from folks in San Luis Obispo is they fear their neighborhood is going to become an Isla Vista — the residential neighborhood next to UCSB that’s populated nearly 100 percent by students.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

American Journalism Review

Point/Counterpoint: Do the Media Hurt or Help During Tragedy?

High-profile mass shootings in the United States, with their random tragedy, present major challenges for the news media in dealing with sometimes small communities that have little or no experience in the media spotlight.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Get Your Tickets to the First Indy Live Concert

According to last week's cover story , Carpinteria music makers are not only alive and well but also spawning the type of house-party-heavy scene and cross-band collaboration that only happens when a real movement is afoot.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Rebelution Gets Back to Its Roots

Good things come to those who wait, but they also come to those who work. Take, for example, Rebelution.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Noozhawk

Sheriff: Suspect Told Investigators Slaying Family Was 'His Destiny'

Shortly after 11 p.m. Monday, Nicolas Etienne Holzer called 9-1-1, and allegedly made a chilling admission to a Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department dispatcher.

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Los Angeles Times

Santa Barbara County sheriff: Man stabs four people to death

Investigators remove a body from a home in Goleta, where four people and a dog were found stabbed to death.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Noozhawk

Goleta West Replacing Main Sewer Pipeline to Accommodate Growth and Wetland Habitat

About 20 feet under the ground's surface, crews were busily working Monday morning on a pipeline upgrade project for a local sewer service provider that will accommodate growth in capacity for the Goleta Valley and move existing pipes out of a sensitive wetland habitat.

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