Stantec signs letter of intent to acquire Penfield & Smith
North American design firm Stantec will enhance its presence along California's Central Coast by acquiring Santa Barbara-based Penfield & Smith.
Wire: Bouchon's Fried Chicken; 90210Pho in T. Oaks
Bouchon is doing an end of summer Fried Chicken bonanza from August 30 to September 1 for $38, including chicken, cole slaw, mashed potatoes, and cornbread.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
California Senate passes new gun bill
Family members and police could ask courts to take away a mentally disturbed person's guns under a bill inspired by May's UC Santa Barbara massacre and approved Wednesday by the state Senate.
Pacific Business Times
In their own words: Spirit of Small Business 2014 winners
The Pacific Coast Business Times' 2014 class of Spirit of Small Business winners were honored at an awards luncheon on Aug. 14, 2014 following the publication of a special edition on July 25, 2014.
Los Angeles Times
L.A. theater openings, Aug. 24-31: 'My Son the Waiter' and more
Ross Dungan's "The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle" has its West Coast premiere at Son of Semele Theater Brad Zimmerman will be your server in "My Son the Waiter - A Jewish Tragedy" at the Scherr Forum Theatre, "Psyche: A Modern Rock Opera" reimagines a classic Greek myth at the Greenway Court Theatre, and the afterlife isn't all it's cracked ... (more)
Ventura County Reporter
When it comes to ending homelessness, Many Mansions of Thousand Oaks has always had the right focus: housing first.
a Vip school miracle springs up in the Valley
For a lot of the schools in Los Angeles, this week marks the beginning of the school year.
3 Santa Barbara Students Graduate from California Lutheran University
CLU is a selective university based in Thousand Oaks, with additional centers in Oxnard, Woodland Hills, Santa Maria and Berkeley.