KCLU radio

Westmont College Reeling From News Of Death Of Popular Young Professor

A South Coast college is reeling from news of the death of a popular young professor. Westmont College’s Alex Moore passed away yesterday from complications following surgery. The 31 year old was an Assistant Professor of Kinesiology. more

Solar powered community called first of its type in Santa Barbara County

Out of the ashes of Santa Barbara County’s “Tea” brushfire has emerged what’s being called the largest solar powered community in the county. KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story, from Montecito. more

Tea Brushfire remembered on first anniversary

November 13th, 2009 marks the first anniversary of one of the worst disasters in Santa Barbara County history. It was a year ago that the “Tea” brushfire rolled down from the mountains above Montecito, ultimately destroying 210 homes. KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports from Montecito, where he talks with some survivors about their rebuilding efforts.more

Westmont College deals with Tea fire damage

Santa Barbara County’s fire destructive “Tea” brushfire has finally been contained, afer destroying 210 homes, and blackening more than 19-hundred acres. KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports from one of the hardest hit areas….Westmont College….where a number of campus buildings, and faculty home were destroyed. more

S.B. Shakespeare festival attracts performers from around the world

Shakespeare is being spoken in more than a half dozen languages on the South Coast this week. A Santa Barbara theater company is hosting what’s billed as America’s only international Shakespeare festival. more