Saturday, July 20th 2019

Controversial ‘Del Playa’ Horror Film to be Released on Friday

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor The horror film Del Playa, which shares similarities with the events of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, will be released on Friday,...

Underage Drinking Sting Leaves 18 Isla Vista and Goleta Establishments with Citations

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief Recent undercover operations by local law enforcement targeted establishments that serve alcohol in the area. A press release issued June 7 by the Santa...

UCSB Classes Canceled Amid ‘Very Unhealthy’ Air Quality

Gwendolyn Wu and Shomik Mukherjee Editor-in-Chief and News Editor UPDATE Dec. 7, 7:10 p.m.: Chancellor Henry T. Yang has announced all Friday classes at UCSB are canceled,...

Holiday Fire Issues State of Emergency for Santa Barbara County

Annette Ding News Editor Under high temperatures and gusty sundowner winds on the Santa Barbara County Coast, a fast-moving fire on Holiday Hill Road erupted into...

Isla Vista Landlord Gelb Uses Homophobic Slurs Against I.V. CSD President Bertrand in Downtown...

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Del Playa Rentals proprietor James Gelb hurled a barrage of homophobic slurs toward Isla Vista Community Services District Board President Ethan Bertrand...

Chancellor Yang, UCSB Meet Demands of Sexual Assault Survivors After 13-Hour Sit-In

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Photo & Multimedia Editor Sexual assault survivors and their supporters left the fifth floor of Cheadle Hall...

Amazon Storefront Opens in Isla Vista

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer A new Amazon storefront on 6533 Trigo Road is likely to be a convenient addition to Isla Vista’s oceanfront community. The storefront...

Impromptu Student Protest Rallies Against Trump Victory

Gwendolyn Wu Executive Content Editor UPDATE Nov. 9, 4:37 a.m.: A second anti-Donald Trump rally has been planned for noon on Wednesday at Storke Tower. ORIGINAL published...

Memorial Event to ‘Stand in Solidarity’ with Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Linus Li Marketing Director A memorial event will be held at 6:00 p.m. today at People’s Park in Isla Vista to “stand in solidarity” with the...

News in Brief: Nov. 9 to Nov. 15

CAMPUS A single male bicyclist was the subject of a bike accident in front of Girvetz Hall on Tuesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m., hitting his...