One of the most anticipated celebrations in Santa Barbara happens Saturday night: The inaugural party at the famed Bellosguardo Estate across from the Andree Clark Bird Refuge.
The Santa Barbara Housing Authority is looking at existing units and talking to local landlords about joining a program to create more affordable rentals using government funding assistance.
If you've been putting plastic bags in the recycling bin, you're doing it wrong. Santa Barbara County officials say plastic bags are making the recycling process harder.
A serious response to strong winter weather warnings, including quickly moving out of harms way, has been urged by UCSB Professor Edward Keller at a town hall meeting in Montecito Monday evening.