Thursday, April 26th 2018

Financial Feasibility Report: Can IV Sustain Self-Governance?

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Madeleine Lee The consulting firm Economics & Planning Systems, Inc. (EPS), in collaboration with Berkson Associates, presented their...

Eco Invasion: First Ever West Coast Ecosocialism Conference to be Held at UCSB

Eva Sinha The world-renowned organization, System Change Not Climate Change, will be hosting the first ever West Coast Ecosocialism Conference at the University of California,...

Space Race: IV Residents Challenge County Parking Survey

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photos by Nicholas Hatsios The Santa Barbara County Planning and Development agency held a public meeting in Isla Vista Theater...

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...

Plains Pipeline Questioned in Oversight Hearing

Gilberto Flores News Editor Photo by Benjamin Hurst, Photo & Multimedia Editor Several parties involved in the cause, response, and clean up of the Refugio Oil Spill...

Hundreds Gather For Second Annual Memorial Paddle Out

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photo by Tiffany Wu, Staff Photographer Students, Isla Vista residents, and other local supporters gathered by the hundreds at the beach...

Refugio Oil Spill: Pipeline Company Had History of Safety Violations, Wildlife Affected

Gilberto Flores National Beat Reporter Photo courtesy of Andrew Westerman An oil pipeline ruptured and sent thousands of gallons of crude flowing toward the ocean at Refugio...

In Remembrance

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Staff Writer Photo by Leah Armer, Staff Photographer University of California, Santa Barbara students, alumni, faculty and staff; along with local law enforcement, Isla...

Assembly Bill 3 Gains Support of County Legislative Committee

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter The Santa Barbara County Legislative Committee voted unanimously at its meeting on Monday, May 4 to recommend that the County...

Five Arrested, Several Still At Large in Recent String of Robberies

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter Isla Vista Foot Patrol is currently investigating three armed robberies and one residential burglary, all of which occurred last week...