Saturday, May 25th 2019

I.V. Pastor Speaks out Against Methodist Church Ban on Same-Sex Marriage, LGBTQ+ Clergy

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter Isla Vista’s University United Methodist Church community spoke out against the Methodist ban on same-sex marriage and LGBTQ+ clergy after...

Isla Vista Power Shuts Off a Dozen Times, Residents Receive Mistake Evacuation Order

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor Isla Vista experienced at least 12 power outages overnight Sunday due to the ongoing Thomas Fire, which swept into southern Santa Barbara...

IVCSD Appoints First Woman of Color to Serve on Board

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter UCSB undergraduate Kristie Nguyen was appointed as the new Director of the Isla Vista Community Services District Board (IVCSD) on...

Grant Awarded to Expand I.V. Community Garden

Alondra Sierra Isla Vista Beat Reporter The University United Methodist Church has been awarded a grant of $11,090 from the Isla Vista Community Services District (IVCSD)...

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...

Community Stakeholders Discuss Future of Parking in IV

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Isla Vista stakeholders met Tues., Jan. 12 for their weekly meeting to discuss the role a Community Services District...

SBCC Student Falls From Isla Vista Cliffs, Suffers Major Head Injuries

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor A Santa Barbara City College student fell from the oceanside cliffs of Isla Vista Saturday night, suffering major head trauma. Around 10:30 p.m.,...

UCSB Student Dies Under Contradictory Circumstances

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Benjamin Hurst, Photo Editor, and Mathew Burciaga, Executive Managing Editor Andres “Andy” Esteban Sanchez, a second year pre-biology...

A University Remembers, Four Years Later

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Four years after six UCSB students lost their lives in a shooting, community members continue to find ways to remember their lives. Associated...

Santa Barbara Works to Tackle Homelessness

Amanda Knight Over 500 volunteers came together between 5 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. on Jan. 24 to participate in the Point-In-Time Count, a survey of...