House of Representatives (D-CA)
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.?
At the new exhibit “ Current in the Shadows ,” long gold and yellow strands of seaweed hang from the walls and ceiling of Ventura College’s New Media Gallery.
Mar. 13from KCRW Features
The Santa Barbara International Film Festival features one foreign language film directed and produced by UCSB students. “ Mother of Chernobyl ” is a fictional tale about…
Jan. 17from KCRW Features
Global warming is changing California in profound ways, says New York Times Magazine’s climate columnist David Wallace Wells
Mar. 5from KCRW Features
Publicly held companies headquartered in California have until January 1st to name at least one woman to their boards.
Dec. 19from KCRW Features
Australia is dealing with the worst wildfires in its history. The blazes have scorched millions of acres and destroyed more than a thousand homes.
Jan. 9from KCRW Features
With Thanksgiving approaching, you may be both excited and nervous about gathering with family.
Nov. 26from KCRW Features
Wintertime is when some of the most exciting and unusual citrus varieties hit the Santa Barbara Farmers Market.
Jan. 13from KCRW Features
The COVID-19 pandemic is now on the doorstep of California’s Central Coast. KCRW spoke with local officials and decision makers about their emergency plans.
The Carrizo Plain National Monument boasts extensive spring wildfire blooms, and it’s home to one of the highest concentrations of endangered species in California.
Jan. 23from KCRW Features