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Farr To Host Open Forum For I.V. Locals

Santa Barbara County 3rd District Supervisor Doreen Farr will hold her monthly office hours at Coffee Collaborative on Pardall Road tomorrow to discuss local concerns with Isla Vista residents. Farr won her seat on the county’s Board of Supervisors in 2009 and has also served as the 2nd District Planning […]

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UCSB Alumna Wins Seat on SB City Council

Cathy Murillo, Randy Rowse and Dale Francisco will take the three open seats on the Santa Barbara City Council, according to semi-official results from the city clerk’s office. As of press time on Tuesday afternoon, Francisco led the election with 15.86 percent of votes, followed by Murillo with 15.77 percent […]

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Community To Gather, Honor Student Leader

The Santa Barbara County Jasmine’s Alternative Music School is hosting a benefit concert tonight at SOhO to provide free music lessons and instruments to youths. The event features five local bands and will donate proceeds to the Sergio Romero Scholarship Fund. Romero — a sophomore at San Marcos High School […]

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Campaigns Conclude As Hopefuls Await Results

The Santa Barbara City Clerk’s Office received approximately 15,083 ballots for the Santa Barbara City Council election as of press time on Monday afternoon. Ten candidates are vying for three open seats on this year’s ballot in the city’s second mail-in-only format vote. The results thus far represent roughly 34 […]

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County Stops Commercial Weed Trade

The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors approved a ban on all medical marijuana dispensaries in the county at its Tuesday meeting after months of deliberation and failed alternate proposals. The board voted 4-1 to prohibit storefronts in unincorporated areas of the county after placing a temporary moratorium on local […]