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Dare To Be 100: Santa Barbara Again

Walter M. Bortz II, M.D. | Posted 07.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Walter M. Bortz II, M.D.

Maybe 35 years ago I was in this lovely town by the sea. I can't recall specifically the reason I was here, maybe a spillover of a family visit to the...

California's Classic Road Trip: The Pacific Coast Highway

David Code | Posted 06.24.2016 | Travel
David Code

Most of my family's travel is international, but when my son suggested driving the Pacific Coast Highway from San Francisco down to Los Angeles, we couldn't resist.

'Feelin' the Bern'..... in Santa Barbara, CA.

Debbie Davis | Posted 06.02.2016 | Impact
Debbie Davis

When receiving a txt from a friend "Bernie's coming to SB!", I couldn't resist getting up at 6 a.m. for a 7 a.m. long line to visit someone I surmised...

2016 Guide to Coast-to-Coast Gay Pride

Jim Werner | Posted 05.28.2016 | Queer Voices
Jim Werner

Chicago Gay Pride Parade photo by C. Robertson flickr.com Break out the white shoes and rainbow flags. This weekend isn't just the unofficial start...

Nagano, Pires and Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal Thrill at Carnegie Hall

ZEALnyc | Posted 06.16.2016 | Arts
ZEALnyc

Tonight, Kent Nagano and Orchestre symphonique de Montréal returned to New York's Carnegie Hall following a five-year absence in a compelling evening of Ravel, Stravinsky and Beethoven, their second stop on the orchestra's 2016 U.S. tour.

Santa Barbara Tourism Industry Under Fire by City Council Regulation

Kiley Smith | Posted 03.03.2016 | Travel
Kiley Smith

A new study measuring the impact of short-term home rentals in Santa Barbara County, one of California's top tourism destinations, shows that the indu...

San Ysidro Ranch Welcomes Valmont: The World Leader For Anti-Aging

LuxEco Living | Posted 03.01.2016 | Travel
LuxEco Living

Welcome Back Travels with Journey: A Lab in Luxury The Chuda's and Journey are welcomed by Scott Cordle Manager San Ysidro Ranch You could say he's s...

Badass Surfer Girl Catches Wave To Chase Down Burglar

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.19.2016 | Good News

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player If you decide to mess with one of Jolie Bernal's friends, you'll have to go through Jo...

Golden Globes Gift Lounges 2016

Zorianna Kit | Posted 01.12.2016 | Style
Zorianna Kit

With the Golden Globes taking place Sunday, January 10th, nominees, presenters and other A-list talent had a chance to attend gift lounges around Los Angeles where they received everything from clothes to beauty products to trips.

Why I Closed My Flight School After 9/11

Beth Niebuhr | Posted 11.02.2015 | Business
Beth Niebuhr

Trust was gone. It just wasn't fun anymore. Our student enrollment decreased and we reduced our fleet of airplanes.

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival: Detached And Star-Crazy, But Worth It All The Same

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 11.02.2015 | Entertainment
James Marshall Crotty

Now you are ready to see some cinema. And, in this regard, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival does not disappoint. With 200 films on tap, the selection here is among the best of all the Southern California film festivals.

Travels With Journey: Bacara Resort and Spa Is One of the Most Beautiful Beach Getaways

LuxEco Living | Posted 09.30.2015 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World Four Stars and Five Paws Santa Barbara, California LuxEcoLiving's...

Iraq Documentary Filmmaker Turns His Lens on the US Prison Pipeline

Ming Holden | Posted 08.21.2016 | Entertainment
Ming Holden

Manning's current work on The Odyssey Project film grows out of the belief that relying on that "sophisticated machine" of mainstream media to tell the truth about incarcerated young men of color would be an exercise in futility.

Don't Run Away From the Fire. Run Towards a New Life.

Melissa Marsted | Posted 08.05.2016 | Divorce
Melissa Marsted

The night after the 2008 Santa Barbara Tea Fire -- which destroyed my house -- was the last time my then-husband and I would be in a room together with our kids. We switched channels between the local news and The Wizard of Oz.

Respect the Distance

Paul Benjamin | Posted 07.21.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul Benjamin

Dolphins swimming with triathletes in Santa Barbara, California A triathlete endures a beautiful mix of mental and physical feats up to the point whe...

A Pope for All People?

David Moore | Posted 07.14.2016 | Religion
David Moore

Indigenous peoples throughout the Americas know Junipero Serra's legacy, but Californians know it best, and many would like to know what the devil is going on. I truly want this Pope to have moral authority.

Top SoCal Coastal Adventures

Biju Sukumaran | Posted 07.10.2016 | Travel
Biju Sukumaran

Take in the California coast by horse. Saddle up on Santa Barbara Beach Horseback Ride's relaxing excursion along Butterfly Beach or view the ocean from on high on their Mountains and Bluffs ride.

One Month After the Plains Oil Spill

Rep. Lois Capps | Posted 06.22.2016 | Green
Rep. Lois Capps

The Plains Spill is yet another tragic reminder that oil spills happen and will continue to happen as long as we depend on fossil fuels for our energy needs. Until we can move beyond oil, we must do everything we can to ensure safety -- not profit -- remains our number one priority. Our economy and our environment depend on it.

3 Day Roadtrip: Los Angeles to Paso Robles

Tara Fass | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Tara Fass

About 4 hours by car north of Los Angeles, Paso Robles is our place to unplug and refresh. On any given weekend, we think about going.

Your 2015 Guide to Coast-to-Coast Gay Pride

Jim Werner | Posted 05.29.2016 | Queer Voices
Jim Werner

This past weekend wasn't just the unofficial start of summer; it's the official start of Pride season. In the coming month the sunlight will not only stay out longer but cities will start flying the rainbow flag to celebrate their LGBT communities.

Black and Blue: Santa Barbara Oil Spill Takes Another Toll on California

Kira Redmond | Posted 05.22.2016 | Green
Kira Redmond

On Tuesday, an onshore pipeline near Santa Barbara ruptured, spilling more than 100,000 gallons of crude oil onto one of the last remaining stretches of pristine, undeveloped coastline in California.

Devastating Photos Show How An Oil Spill Consumed Santa Barbara's Coastline

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green

Animals and marine life are washing up on Santa Barbara's shores after a ruptured underground pipeline leaked an estimated total of 105,000 gallons of...

Kate Sheppard

Santa Barbara Spill Revives Outcry Against Coastal Drilling

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 05.22.2015 | Politics

In Santa Barbara, California, a major oil spill has shut down beaches just ahead of Memorial Day weekend, with as much as 105,000 gallons of oil spill...

Cleanup Of Oil Spill Along California Beach Could Take Months

Reuters | Steve Gorman | Posted 05.22.2015 | Green

SANTA BARBARA, May 21 (Reuters) - Cleanup crews labored through a third day to scoop up patches of crude oil from a pipeline spill that closed two Cal...

'Green News Report' - May 21, 2015

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.21.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Major oil spill off the Santa Barbara coast; Another settlement reached i...