Praise for Sheriff Brown

Voters of Santa Barbara County have only one choice — to reelect Bill Brown for County Sheriff. Read story.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Sign Now to Ban Fracking

Please don't be one of the people who walks past me and says, "I don't have time." Sign a petition to ban fracking today! Read story.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Whose Gaviota Is It?

From the Chumash and Spanish to Nicholas Den onward, who owns Gaviota? Read story.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Out of Control

Our liberties, freedoms, and rights are being destroyed more each day. Read story.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Camp Valhalla

The absurd special section on summer camps show that this is sort of a Valhalla for little white kids. Read story.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Free Lunch? How 'Bout Free Wi-Fi?

How can people justify coming into coffee shops and taking advantage of the free Wi-Fi without buying anything? Read story.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Healing St. Anthony's Hurts

"Room with a Pew" has been about one aspect of St. Anthony's, but there are two more sides to the story. Read story.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

A Poll

There are two stabbing victims and 15,000 drunks on your front lawn, who do you call? Read story.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Just Enough Water

"Just enough water" to flow into Hilton Creek for the trout is seven to eight acre feet a day — every day. Read story.

Monday, April 14, 2014

I.V. and Alcohol

Mr. Kettmann writes glowingly of the Isla Vista experience in "The Death of Isla Vista." Read story.

Monday, April 14, 2014

War Dollars

We should spend more on critical needs — climate change, crumbling bridges and roadways, the growing divide between rich and poor — not the Pentagon. Read story.

Sunday, April 13, 2014

New Sheriff Would Prevent Deltopia

The recent street party in Isla Vista once again turned into a riot. How could this not be predicted by the team led by Sheriff Brown? Read story.

Saturday, April 12, 2014


Build an ark of sufficient cubits to hold 15,000 inebriates. Read story.

Friday, April 11, 2014

POOPS for I.V.

There's something to be learned from the effect parents have on festive gatherings — the atmosphere immediately evaporates to be replaced with a still and wary watchfulness. Read story.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Sheriff Bill Brown has found it necessary to terminate the two custody deputies charged with excessive force before their day in court has occurred. Read story.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

The Consul

Opera Santa Barbara presents "The Consul" by Gian-Carlo Menotti. Read More