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Weddings? Babies? College kids registering for gifts too

Move over brides and expectant moms: Now college-bound kids want to be showered with gifts also.

Local author publishes book on Flamenco tradition

Children's Book Brings History of Fiesta Tradition to Life

The history of the flamenco dance is brought alive in a local author's children's book.

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Investors help the rich pay off student loans

Investors are so hungry for yield in the bond market that they're giving rich college grads money to help pay off their student loans.

Social Finance, a company that uses crowdfunding to refinance student debt, just packaged a bunch of those loans and...

Team Joseph Completes First Triathlon

It was the 35th year for the San Luis Obispo Triathlon on Sunday, July 27 at Sinsheimer Park/SLO Swim Center in San Luis Obispo.

Local Non-Profit Teaches Squash to Kids

School of Squash provides academic and athletic enrichment to local children.


Teen Wins Scholarship to Automotive College with Social Media Help

A Goleta teen has won a fully paid scholarship to a special school for auto technicians with a social media blast and local television exposure.



Summer Construction Projects Keep Campuses Busy

Even with students out for the summer, many campuses in Santa Barbara are very busy.

U C Santa Barbara Professor Charged During Demonstration

UC Santa Barbara Porn Professor Pleads "No Contest"

An associate professor of Feminist Studies at UC Santa Barbara pleaded "no contest" to three misdemeanor charges against her.

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Expelled lesbian accepted at another school

An honor-roll student who was expelled from Southwestern Christian University in Oklahoma after she married another woman is now enrolled at a different university in the same state.


Team Joseph to Participate in SLO Triathlon

Cal poly students in engineering and kinesiology invented the Aquabullet, a flotation device that will allow  20-year-old Joseph Cornelius from Los Osos to  race alongside 1,000 other individuals and teams on July 27 in the San Luis Obispo Triathlon.

Stranger Danger Camp Keeping Young Kids Safe This Summer

'Stranger Danger' Camp Keeping Young Kids Safe This Summer

Hundreds of soon-to-be kindergartners and first graders are learning how to stay safe during summer camp.


Santa Maria Teens Play Urban Style Drums

Over the next 2 weeks, Santa Maria teenagers will have the opportunity to discover their musical talent with drums at Maramonte Community Center off Sunrise Drive.

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Lompoc Girl Surprised With Make-A-Wish Trip

Eight year old Carina Castaneda of Lompoc, who lives with leukemia, was surprised by…

Local family raises money and awareness for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Father/Daughter Team Raising Money and Awareness for Leukemia Research

One year ago, a Goleta woman was faced with any mother's worst nightmare: having a…

Mechanics Blew Up Motors To Raise Scholarship Funds

Mechanics Blew Up Motors To Raise Scholarship Funds

The 9th Annual Blow The Motor Night blew up four donated car motors.

Oxnard Teen Gets Skype Surprise of a Lifetime

It was a birthday wish come true for an Oxnard teenager Monday meeting her favorite…

Independence Day Pancake Breakfast in Montecito

Hundreds Enjoy Independence Day Pancake Breakfast

Hundreds of people attended this year's annual pancake breakfast put on by the…

Rods and Roses in Carpinteria

Rods and Roses Revs Up Funds for Carpinteria Youth

The 17th annual Rods and Roses show in Carpinteria this weekend has had every slot…

Local Sports

Vin Scully Coming Back For 66th Season With Dodgers

Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully announces he's coming back for his 66th season…

Santa Maria Named Special Olympics Host Town

Santa Maria officially named a "Host Town" for the 2015 Special Olympics World Games…


NBA Superstar Cajoles Santa Barbara Women Into Running

A six foot, eleven inch NBA player proved that if he measured out his patience and…

Team Joseph Completes First Triathlon

It was the 35th year for the San Luis Obispo Triathlon on Sunday, July 27 at…

Local Non-Profit Teaches Squash to Kids

School of Squash provides academic and athletic enrichment to local children.

Offensive Line a Big Strength for Cowboys

Offensive Line for Cowboys Could be Tops in NFL

Dallas has made a heavy investment in its offensive line and should be a big…

Local News Headlines


$1000 Rebate Check Issued to Santa Barbara Resident for Changing Landscaping

More water guzzling lawns may be replaced by drought tolerant plants throughout…


First Fiesta Food Brings Out Big Crowds

The first Fiesta food brought large crowds to the mercados again this afternoon for…


El Cap Showers Shut Off

Due to the severe drought conditions the State is experiencing, showers at El…

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NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

NewsChannel 3 Tipline Helps Pismo Man Get New Teeth

In this Tipline story, we help a man battered by life. A series of tragic events…

Woman Featured In Tipline Story Gets $25,000

NewsChannel 3 has a nice surprise for a woman who battled the City of Santa Barbara…

Six Year Fight To Save Historic Beach Cabana Is Over

Santa Barbara County Historic Landmark #49, also known as the Irene and Frances…

Technology Headlines

Instagram Bolt app

Instagram unveils its answer to Snapchat

If you can't buy them, copy them.

WikiLeaks on Twitter

WikiLeaks breaks gag order

They were warned not to share it, but share it they did.

Facebook on laptop

Facebook to shut down Gifts service

Facebook is getting out of the business of gift card peddling.

Health Headlines

Ebola outbreak graphic

Peace Corps removes workers over Ebola threat

Hundreds dead. Many more infected. Pervasive fear and denial, challenging…

Depressed anxious woman, depression

Could a blood test predict suicides?

Approximately 36,000 deaths are caused by suicide each year in the United States.…

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House approves bill to overhaul VA

The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a $16 billion bill to overhaul the…

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