Students at Santa Barbara Dance Arts targeted.
The man, the myth, the legend: Roger Durling
It’s headed to a permanent home in Oregon because it’s become a money-loser during the winter, parks officials say.
Open-to-the-public forum gathers at Unitarian Society Friday evening.
From 'The Resistible Rise of' to the 'Indy.'
Sneddon, Friedman, Hart, and 'Yes' on Measure C Maintain Leads as Ballot-Counting Continues
Sneddon, Friedman, Hart, and 'Yes' on Measure C maintain their leads as ballot-counting continues.
Find the Ballot Drop-Off Location Nearest You
Find the ballot drop-off location nearest you.
Jeremy Jameel Kim, 19, allegedly stole a phone, jumped on cars, and tackled a woman.
The 'Indy' and the Fund's big collab
The renowned labor activist led the rally in De La Guerra Plaza.
Moderate temblor of 4.3 magnitude rattles Thursday afternoon.
Cycling race will climb Gibraltar Road on May 14, 2018.
Indy intern Dallin Mello talks art, advocacy, and journalism.
Rock removal project closes both northbound lanes for 10 minutes at a time.
Gavin Newsom, Antonio Villaraigosa, Delaine Eastin, and John Chiang are participating in the National Union of Healthcare Workers-sponsored forum.
Beauty and the beaches — find the most romantic places to take a first date, get married, or celebrate an anniversary.
For all your kids’ and pets’ needs, check out the best toy stores, day care, pet shops, and doggie camps in town.
Cars, motorcycles, and more — here are the best places to get your automobile fixes.
Come and meet our (Best of Santa Barbara®) Team
Our Annual Celebration of the People and Places That Make Santa Barbara Out of This World
Our annual celebration of the people and places that make Santa Barbara out of this world
Music, movies, bowling, theater, billiards — find the best things to do outside of work.
From columnists to websites, here’s the best way to stay in touch with the world around us.
Kristen Sneddon, Eric Friedman, Gregg Hart
Vote for Kristen Sneddon in District 4, Eric Friedman in District 5, and Gregg Hart in District 6
Fancy dishes, big burgers, and taco triumphs can all be found in this best dining round-up.
From martial arts studios to surf shops, here are the best places for keeping active.
Who’s got the stiffest drinks and best red wine? All that and more in the best beverage category.
Find the best places to indulge in life outside of work — from cameras to books to music to computer repair, and all things in between.
From gardening to house decorating to buying a home, the housing category has answers to all of your questions.
Dressing up or just need new kicks? Here are the best spots for your feet, face, and more.
Moderated by the Independent and KCRW, Candidates Face Off
Moderated by the Independent and KCRW, the mayoral candidates faced off in an unusual election year.
'Don't miss' event will be live-streamed by the 'Independent' online and broadcast by KCRW.
Famed Keyboardist and Goleta Resident Tickles the Keys on the Indy-Sponsored Piano
Famed keyboardist and Goleta resident tickles the keys on the Indy-sponsored piano.
Jerry Roberts takes on local politics in a big way.
Our City Desperately Needs the Means to Bring Critical Infrastructure Up to Snuff
Our city desperately needs the means to bring critical infrastructure up to snuff.
The Independent's Tyler Hayden leads a conversation with District 6 candidates Gregg Hart, Jack Ucciferri, and Aaron Solis.
Men alleged to have links to Santa Barbara's Eastside gang.
Self-defense classes offered in S.B. and I.V.
Council Forum to Be Held Wednesday Evening
Wednesday evening forum to be held at Viva downtown.
Sales- and bed-tax revenues have been dropping steadily for the City of Santa Barbara this past year.
Tanya Spears Guiliacci brings voice to the Independent.
Eric Friedman and Warner McGrew Join the Independent's Tyler Hayden for Forum
Eric Friedman and Warner McGrew join the Independent's Tyler Hayden for an election forum.
Wednesday Talkfest Features Eric Friedman and Warner McGrew
Wednesday evening talkfest features Eric Friedman and Warner McGrew, both running for City Council.
Jay Higgins, Kristen Sneddon, and Jim Scafide Sit Down With the Independent’s Tyler Hayden
Jay Higgins, Kristen Sneddon, and Jim Scafide sit down with the Independent’s Tyler Hayden.
Jay Higgins, Kristen Sneddon, and Jim Scafide to Join the <em>Independent</em>’s Tyler Hayden
Jay Higgins, Kristen Sneddon, and Jim Scafide will join the Independent’s Tyler Hayden for a candidates' discussion.
Will close one hour early Tuesday-Thursday.
Our Going Green columnist, Dennis Allen, has been building for more than 40 years.
[UPDATE] Found visiting family members in Los Angeles area.
Santa Barbara Public Health taking action to offer vaccinations.
The cats and dogs were scheduled for euthanasia before they were offered space at the Humane Society and ASAP.
Public Works Accountant and Eight Others Accused of Misappropriation of Public Funds
Public Works accountant and eight others accused of misappropriation of public funds.