As crews begin installing metal nets in the canyons above Montecito to prevent a future debris flow, the community is still trying to decide how to remember the last one, which killed…
Mar. 15from The 805
As crews begin installing metal nets in the canyons above Montecito to prevent a future debris flow, the community is still trying to decide how to remember the one that killed 23…
Mar. 11from KCRW Features
Santa Barbara homeless will received more wrap-around services, but may also face tougher rules on city park behavior.
May. 10from The 805
In many ways, growing agave in Santa Barbara makes a lot of sense.
Jan. 15from KCRW Features
The city of Santa Barbara gets a state grant to try and help the roughly 900 people who are homeless in the city. Old Town Goleta has a reputation for being pretty sleepy.
Mar. 29from The 805
The Santa Barbara City Council voted to require landlords to provide one-year leases to tenants. It also took a big step toward approving a "just cause" eviction ordinance.
Apr. 26from 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 band Spencer the Gardener has been playing at bars and music venues in Santa Barbara for decades.
Dec. 13, 2018from KCRW Features
Debris nets go up in the slide zones of Carpinteria and Montecito in an effort to save money and reduce mudslide risks.
Apr. 19from The 805
Ventura approves a 24-hour homeless shelter. Marc McGinnes talks his new book “In Love with Earth”. And State Street gets cozy with some new shared commercial spaces.
Jun. 7from The 805
A local environmentalist says we should spend more time and money preparing for natural disasters than responding to them.
Dec. 7, 2018from The 805