Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Mobile Marijuana Dispensary Roams Isla Vista, Bringing Joy to Many

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer The legalization of recreational marijuana in California has paved the way for an industry that is expected to be worth $7 billion...

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...

Welcome to Isla Vista

The Bottom Line Staff Report Year after year, only one aspect of the University of California, Santa Barbara experience remains the same. And it’s more...

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...

Lao Wang Offers Up Isla Vista’s Newest Noodles

Joanne Rhee Web Editor Just last quarter, Otaco launched their grand re-opening. With mediocre food and average atmosphere, it’s no wonder that the former restaurant closed...

Dumpling King Takes the Crown

Morgan Bubman Staff Writer With a simple white sign with red letters reading “DUMPLING KING” written once in English, and then again in Chinese, the deceptively...

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....

IV Menus: The Original Source of Instant Food Gratification in Isla Vista

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Photo by Candice Ge, Staff Photographer One of the few things you can get away with only in college is getting food delivered...

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....

‘I Wear Your Granddad’s Clothes’: Pop Some Tags at Friendship Manor Thrift Store

Madison Donahue-Wolfe Photo by Benjamin Hurst If you’re looking for a bargain on everyday odds and ends, the thrift store at Friendship Manor is an ideal...