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Father/daughter duo spend summer volunteering

Father/Daughter Pair Learn Valuable Lessons Outside Classroom

While many students took the summer break to vacation and enjoy the time off from studying, one local girl spent time learning about more than she ever could in a textbook through volunteer work.


Westmont College Staffers Take The Ice Bucket Challenge

Westmont College President Gayle Beebe took part in the ALS ice bucket challenge Tuesday morning.

Holzer Compassion

Through Tragedy The Community of Goleta Comes Together

Police continue to investigate a homicide in Goleta, following the tragedy, a group of volunteers came together Saturday to show compassion and support to people living in and around the neighborhood of the Holzer family home.

Scholarships Help Kids Go To Summer Camp

A local outdoor ranch camp invites hundreds of kids to their site every year and many children are able to attend thanks to "camperships" or scholarships.

Zodos Bowling nominates school for $1000 grant

Isla Vista Elementary Recieves Grant For New School Year

A Santa Barbara County elementary school is getting a little extra financial help this year thanks to a local bowling alley.

War Veterans Horse Therapy

Horse Sense and Healing Weekend

A group of veterans from across the country is coming together in Solvang to heal the emotional wounds of war.

Local family raises money and awareness for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Meredith Garofalo

Goal Almost Complete for Goleta Father/Daughter Team

A few weeks ago we brought you the story of a family raising leukemia awareness by running a half marathon in October.  Thanks to your support, the team is just $850 away from reaching their goal!

Make-A-Wish Needs Miles to Help Make Wishes Come True

500,000 More Miles Needed to Grant Sick Kids' Wishes

If you collect frequent flyer miles, Make-A-Wish Tri-Counties really needs your help!

Dogs, Cats, and More Ready to be Adopted This Weekend!

Adopt-A-Thon and Festival Kicks Off Sunday in Goleta

If you're an animal lover or thinking about adding a new furry friend to your home, there's a fun event for you this weekend in Goleta.

Campers Make Flutes For Kids in the Philippines

Kids at the Circle V Ranch Camp get musical and crafty Friday in the Santa Ynez Valley.

Holocaust Survivor Honored in Santa Barbara

Holocaust Survivor Honored In Santa Barbara

Local resident Judy Meisel is being honored in Santa Barbara for her years of inspiring students both locally and across the nation.

Back-To-School Giveaway Helps Central Coast Parents

The start of the school year is around the corner and families in the Central Coast are already stocking up on back-to-school supplies.

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What's Right With Your Community

Power Washing In Pismo Beach Is Allowed Under Certain Guidelines

Californians are being asked to cut back on water use by 20 percent and local cities…

What's Right With Your Community

Central Coast Cyclists Ask For More Bike Lanes

Recent deadly accidents have local cyclists speaking up for their safety.

Central Coast Weekend Picks 08-29-14

Here is a look at some of the weekend events happening up and down the Central Coast.

Teachers Students and Coaches Mourn Dan Perez

Teachers, Coaches Mourn Student Killed In Crash

Daniel Perez died in a wrong-way freeway crash hours after attending his first day…


Goleta Beach Cleans Up After Another Wave Surge

Goleta Beach has gone through another clean up after mounds of kelp and seaweed,…


Storms Bring Lost Treasures to the Surface at Local Beaches

The pounding waves along our coast have brought some treasures to the surface.

Newsroom Tipline

Plea for Help from Family of Murdered Santa Maria Man

As Javier Limon Jr. stares at a collection of photographs of his late father Javier…

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…


Tipline Warning: Bill Collectors Accused of Using Illegal Threats

An out of state bill collector may be going to far to get people to pay a past debt…

Tipline Investigation: Botched City Inspections Cause Homeowner Nightmare

Our special Tipline Investigation exposes a flawed Santa Barbara city policy that's…

Family Headlines


Why are so squeamish about breast-feeding?

Every time I hear about another case of a woman breast-feeding her baby in a…

Parents turn in teen sexting

Parents turn in daughter over sexting

A mom and dad in Virginia turn their teen daughter in to sheriff's deputies after…

Woman with Alzheimers

Sensors let seniors stay at home, safely

Mary Lou doesn't know that she's being tracked. The 77-year-old is in the middle…



Mercedes asks Twitter to solve driver rivalry

Mercedes' Formula One team is facing a million dollar question -- and it has decided…

O'Hare shuttle crash

15 hurt in Chicago O'Hare bus crash

A shuttle bus crashed Friday morning at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport,…

Airplane seats, airline, flight

Airline seat reclining sparks another fight

Inching into another passenger's knee space has some fliers itching for a fight. In…

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