Tuesday, November 19th 2019

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...

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...

Three UCSB Fraternities Now Shut Down

Kelsey Knorp Isla Vista Beat Reporter When the University of California, Santa Barbara chapter of Nu Alpha Kappa lost its campus recognition in March, it marked...

New Commuter Train Poses Transportation Alternative for UCSB Staff

Peter Bayerle A new commuter train service running through Santa Barbara and Ventura County opened up on Mon., April 2, making public transit an increasingly...

Thomas Fire Evacuation Shelter Set Up at UCSB Rec Center

Shomik Mukherjee News Editor The multi-activity court (MAC) at the UCSB Recreation Center will serve as an evacuation shelter for those displaced from their homes by...

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...

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...

Sheriff Forum Tackles Immigration and IV-Police Relations

Dominick Ojeda Photo Editor After serving as Sheriff for Santa Barbara County for over 11 years, Sheriff Bill Brown will be up for re-election on June...

Charting the Financial Damage of the Thomas Fire

Annette Ding Staff Writer It has been three months since the Thomas Fire spread through Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, charring a record high of 281,893...

Human Remains Discovered in Ocean Near Isla Vista

Annette Ding News Editor Updated on July 26, 5:50 p.m. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Kelly Hoover sent out a follow-up press release at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday...