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Warm & Wild Nights at Woodstock’s Trivia

College kids everywhere take to trivia events about as well as they do to pizza and beer, but there’s something distinctly Isla Vistan about the tradition at Woodstock’s, which opened its I.V. loc...
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LIVE: Santa Barbara County Election Results 2018

The Nexus will be updating this page with live results from the California Primary Election and the Santa Barbara County election. 
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Vista Point: Freebies and Activities in Isla Vista

The UCSB campus group Improvability is hosting a 24-hour Improvathon from 8 p.m. on Friday to 8 p.m. on Saturday.
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How Much Are Pro, Anti-Measure R Groups Spending for Your Vote?

Primary elections are rolling around quickly, with voting set to take place next week on Tuesday, June 5. Two campaigns have mounted for the passage and failure of Measure R, a utility tax to fund the...
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How Much Are SB County Sheriff Candidates Spending for Your Vote?

Sheriff Bill Brown leads the fundraising effort comfortably with $251,364, as of May 25 — the last date on file that Brown reported finances — ahead of Lt. Brian Olmstead, who has raised $124,329 ...
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Sheriff Candidates Talk Platforms in Isla Vista

I.V. residents and UCSB students welcomed the three Santa Barbara County Sheriff-Coroner candidates with a packed room as the three made their last push to win over third district voters before the Ju...
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Carbajal Signs Document To Force U.S. House Vote on DACA Bills

Santa Barbara Congressman Salud Carbajal signed a bipartisan discharge petition last Friday in an attempt to force the U.S. House of Representatives to vote on bills that would protect Deferred Action...
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Vista Point

Catch the goings-on in Isla Vista this week!
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Backpacks Memorialize Victims of Mass School Shootings Across U.S.

Four years after the UC Santa Barbara and Isla Vista community lost six of its members on May 23, 2014, the community continues to honor their lives and reminds its members of the importance of healin...
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Suspect Arrested for Assault With a Deadly Weapon

The suspect argued with the staff and “brandished” a knife when approached.
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UCSB Student Falls Off I.V. Rooftop

The male victim was on the roof of the residence taking a photograph of his friends when he fell about 15 feet to the ground.
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Vista Point

Come see what's happening in I.V. this week!
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IVRPD Appoints New Board Member for Seven-Month Term

The Isla Vista Recreation and Parks District appointed a new member to the board of directors at Thursday’s meeting after a nine-week long position vacancy.
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Annual Juggling Festival Returns to I.V.

Profits from the festival will be donated to the Standing Together to End Sexual Assault (STESA) organization, formerly named Santa Barbara Rape Crisis Center.
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Isla Vistans Would Pay $30 a Year for New Tax Promising to Fund I.V. Services

The Isla Vista Community Services District estimates a proposed tax, which will come to a vote this June, will generate approximately $702,444 in annual revenue for the district and cost I.V. resident...
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