Democratic representative for California's 24th Congressional District (Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Counties)
In 1996, Walter Capps won a seat in US House of Representatives. Less than a year later, he suffered a massive heart attack and died in his wife's arms.
Sep. 28, 2018from The 805
At noon yesterday, a pipeline ruptured just north of Santa Barbara.
May. 20, 2015from Which Way, L.A.?
A big, white statue of a cow sits on top of a building along Milpas Street on Santa Barbara’s Eastside, where the local ice cream business McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams started.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
“Perfection would be finding that mythical bread that’s in my mind,” said Michellene Parker of her quest to replicate an ideal loaf of French sourdough pain au levain or …
Mar. 26from KCRW Features
A new Crisis Intervention Team in Santa Barbara County pairs a sheriff’s deputy with a mental health specialist.
Mar. 1from The 805
A new documentary at the Santa Barbara Film Festival tells the story of local resident and beloved ocean filmmaker Mike DeGruy, a man who explored our world’s oceans and brought the…
Jan. 30from KCRW Features
The president of Santa Barbara City College announces his retirement as students fume about how he handled disputes over race and gender.
Feb. 15from The 805
In many ways, growing agave in Santa Barbara makes a lot of sense.
Jan. 15from KCRW Features
A year ago, the Thomas Fire burned through the Central Coast for 39 days. Thousands were affected by the fire, watching land and homes go up in flames. We take…
Dec. 5from News Stories
People throw around the term “farm-to-table” when talking about cooking with locally grown produce.
Jan. 29from KCRW Features
Shopping the Santa Barbara Farmers Market isn’t just for vegetarians.
Feb. 13from KCRW Features