Monday, January 20th 2020

The Tea on Tea Tea

Annie Huang Staff Writer The selection of boba available in Isla Vista has been saddening to many for a while. Fortunately, this situation is being shaken...

New Goldies Boutique in Isla Vista Provides Quality, Budget-Friendly Fashions

Jade Martinez-Pogue Staff Writer Goldie’s is located at the heart of Pardall Road, marking the fourth location of the budget-friendly clothing boutique. The shop features a...

Isla Vista’s Friendship Manor Provides Community Housing for Senior Citizens

Kaylan Cholewa Friendship Manor, originally a student-housing dormitory, is now an affordable solution for senior citizens looking for independent living in the Isla Vista area....

A Guide to Boba in Isla Vista

Victoria Penate Features Editor When looking at Isla Vista, just a square mile in area, one fortunate, beautiful thing that stands out about this town is...

KCSB and Isla Vista Food Co-op Host Local Open Mic Night

Annie Huang On the evening of Saturday, Nov. 17, local community radio station KCSB hosted its first Open Mic Night of the year in collaboration...

Coffee Organiks is Sure to Perk Isla Vistans Up

Charles Stock Staff Writer Coffee Organiks, one of the newest businesses to arrive in Isla Vista, offers affordable, authentic, 100 percent organic South American coffee –...

Jill Hall Teaches Dog Training at Bark Park

Jessica Reincke Isla Vista’s new dog park “Bark Park” opened last October and has been an amazing resource to local dog owners and their pups....

Nico Olivar Brings a Personal Touch to Business at Ike’s Place

Charles Stock At only 22 years old, Nico Olivar is the General Manager of Ike’s Place in Isla Vista, and is dedicated to continuing the...

IV First Friday: Great in Theory, Lacking in Execution

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor As part of the I.V. Open Lab’s project to make Isla Vista a more family-friendly neighborhood, the final I.V. First Friday event...

Both Bikes and Smiles are Built at the IV Community Bike Center

Victoria Penate Staff Writer The Isla Vista Community Bike Center presents a new approach to business ownership, endearing many through innovative practices and community-oriented programs. While the...