Sunday, May 20th 2018

Santa Barbara County Retains Isla Vista Assets For Use As Community Center

Julia Frazer Staff Writer The Long-Range Property Management Plan for the County of Santa Barbara Successor Agency in Isla Vista was approved by the California Department...

Isla Vista Reeling from Report of Beating and Rape of UCSB Student

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter Photos by Margarita Baliyan, Staff Photographer Between the hours of 11 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, and 4 a.m. on Sunday, Feb....

Potential Mining Acidization Raises Environmental Concern for UCSB Coast

By Giuseppe Ricapito Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Environmental Defense Center, a local nonprofit corporation, released an investigative report on Tuesday, Feb. 11, alleging that Venoco,...

Save A Child’s Heart Benefit Auction Night Raises $2,500

Julia Frazer Staff Writer Santa Barbara Hillel, along with a variety of campus organizations including the Greek Life Office and Associated Students, hosted an auction benefit...

Will ‘The Nest’ Come to Roost in Isla Vista?

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter The Santa Barbara County Board of Architectural Review (SBAR) convened on Friday, Feb. 7, for a conceptual review of “The Nest,”...

It’s Good to Have Options: Resources to Protect and Educate Student Tenants

Giuseppe Ricapito Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Isla Vista housing season has begun, and for many students, the hectic pressure of assuring housing involves weeks, if...

IV Couple Arrested for Possession of 60 pounds of Narcotics and Conspiracy to Sell,...

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter During the early morning of Friday, Jan. 17, Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Deputies and University of California Santa Barbara Police Department...

Proposed IV Parking Ordinance Set to Contribute to Infrastructure Projects

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter The Isla Vista Recreation and Parks Board of Directors convened at their monthly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 9, to review a...

IV Drug Bust Uncovers Cache of Cocaine, Ecstasy

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter After midnight on Saturday, Oct. 26, the Santa Barbara Regional Narcotic Enforcement Team (SBRNET) successfully raided an apartment located at 6631...

Halloween 2013: Law and Order Loom Over Celebrations

Giuseppe Ricapito IV Beat Reporter Halloween in Isla Vista can only mean that debauchery and decadence once again reign over the streets. Isla Vista’s total nightly...