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1 hr ago | Noozhawk
Visit downtown Santa Barbara for 1st Thursday , an evening filled with free art, culture and music! The Aug. 7 event will include more than two dozen cultural art venues, all with exhibits, music and/or activities that will help you hang on to the last bit of summer.
2 hrs ago | Noozhawk
A 40-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on attempted-murder charges stemming from an attack that occurred early last year on the city's Westside, according to the Santa Barbara Police Department .
5 hrs ago | Noozhawk
La Casa de Maria , an interfaith retreat and conference center in Santa Barbara, is featuring "Our Emergence Into Christ Consciousness" with Matthew Fox , Ph.D. The highly-anticipated retreat will take place Friday through Sunday in Santa Barbara.
5 hrs ago | Noozhawk
The Arthritis Foundation's annual Taste of the Town is one of the most anticipated events of the year, and supporters were invited recently to gather at BMW Santa Barbara for a special kickoff and auction marking the 33rd event.
7 hrs ago | Edhat
The Santa Barbara Seashell Association recently bought 5 RS Fevas to expand the sailing opportunities for 12 to 15 year olds in Santa Barbara.
11 hrs ago | CBS Local
The U.S. government's highway safety agency has opened a formal investigation into air bag failures in some Chevrolet Impala full-size cars made by General Motors.
15 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent
Although the Old Spanish Days celebration only runs for four days each year, visual reminders of the 19th-century era abound throughout the city year-round in the form of public art.
18 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
JULY 26: Chubear Cosplay and Stella Chu, portraying Wonder Woman and Supergirl, attend Day 3 of Comic-Con International 2014 on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.
Running the facility will cost an estimated $5 million per year, but without it, the city faces a 60 percent drop in water supplies in 2017 Much of the Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Club is going without water as the city cuts back during the drought.
Convicted murderer and gang member, Charles Owens, has sued the County of Santa Barbara and two custody deputies for an alleged beating he received while in county jail, reports The Independent.
Top row from left, Mike Focht and Alice Gilaroo, Campaign for Golden Inn & Village Committee chairwoman; next row from left, Linda Burrows and Fred Rice; next row from left, Bob Jurgensen and Tony Morris; next row from left, Susan Weber and Annalisa Nearn; and bottom row from left, Tresha Sell and Rona Barrett.
The Marriott Residence Inn hotel development plan was supported by the Goleta Planning Commission in a 3-2 decision Monday night, which pushes the project to the City Council for final approval.
Sometimes in order to plan for the future, you have to look to the past. That is what more than two dozen scientists from across the United States did when they met at UC Santa Barbara two years ago to participate in the Channel Islands Bio-cultural Diversity Working Group.
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The 90th installment of Old Spanish Days Fiesta will bring the same spirited events to Santa Barbara, with a few extra treats for the thousands who will visit the area to mark the anniversary this week.
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Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 09:44 pm
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