Articles written by: Taylor Haggerty


40 Years Later

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Forty years ago, a mob of students stormed the Bank of America building.

On the night of Feb. 25, 1970, second-year student Greg Desilet grabbed his camera from his apartment on El Nido Lane and joined the crowds swarming the streets of Isla Vista.


Santa Barbara to Reevaluate Local Booze Ban

The ordinance banning alcohol from Isla Vista’s beaches will be up for debate again next week.


County Aids Low-Income Community

Santa Barbara County’s efforts to curb homelessness will receive some much-needed assistance thanks to this year’s federal stimulus package.


Pardall Parking To Expand

With construction on Pardall Road wrapping up, the Santa Barbara County Redevelopment Agency is turning to new improvement projects for UCSB’s beachside community.