Saturday, December 7th 2019

Santa Barbara Gang Injunction Provokes Protests, City Council Continues Discussion

Cheyenne Johnson Staff Writer Concerned community members filled the Santa Barbara City Council meeting on May 14 to protest the SB Gang Injunction, a referendum that...

Del Playa Rentals’ James Gelb Charged in Slur-Filled Confrontation

Gwendolyn Wu Editor-in-Chief After Del Playa Rentals proprietor James Gelb hurled a barrage of homophobic slurs toward Isla Vista Community Services District Board President Ethan Bertrand...

No Bail For Former Student in Gang Rape Case

Gwendolyn Wu and Kelsey Knorp Campus Beat Reporter and National Beat Reporter Daniel Jiang Chen, a former University of California, Santa Barbara student, will be held...

Community Members Support Montecito Mudslide Victims

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter In the two weeks following the California mudslides, the Santa Barbara community has pulled together to provide relief to thousands...

Researchers Unsure How Exactly to Decommission Holly

Lauren Marnel Shores Campus Beat Reporter To Goleta residents and University of California, Santa Barbara students, Platform Holly, a charmingly named oil rig just off the...

Santa Barbara Says #ShellNo to Arctic Drilling

Mathew Burciaga Executive Managing Editor Local residents, environmental activists, and government officials rallied at Goleta Beach this past Saturday, July 18 in protest of Shell’s proposed...

Locals Criticize Carbajal for Government Shutdown Vote

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter Congressman Salud Carbajal, who represents Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties, came under fire for voting for a spending bill...

Faculty Diversity Serious Point of Contention During UC Regents Meeting

Photo by Annalise Domenighini During the Committee on Education's annual accountability sub-report on diversity, University of California Provost Aimee Dorr provided little evidence that significant...

March for Science Takes Santa Barbara By Storm

Lauren Marnel Shores On Earth Day, a crowd of 4,000 gathered downtown as the Santa Barbara community showed their support during the Santa Barbara March...

Mediation for Most: I.V. Community Considers Potential CSD Tenant Mediation Program

  Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Historically, tenants and landlords have had a turbulent relationship in I.V. In the summer of 2014, Majestic Asset Management...