Yearly Archives: 2011

Cardboard boat race ends Westmont camp season with a splash ; Campers test scientific creations on water

The fifth- more

Collaborative appoints new executive director : Anita Perez Ferguson will lead movement designed by six major SB foundations

Six foundations that have united for the long haul for the common cause of equipping children for school and citizenship have a new leader to spearhead their efforts.  more

How ‘dated’ policies hurt the economy

Dr. David Newton more

MAY, Katie Noel Parsons

MAY, Katie Noel Parsons

Met Jesus’ open arms on July 16, 2011. more

Santa Barbara High Robotics Club Building Toward New Green Technology Academy

Parents, mentors and other volunteers launch club to fill an academic gap and now are pursuing a full program focused on environmentalism more

Young SBHS robotics program focusing on ‘green’

For many local students, summer’s a time for hanging out by the pool, or at the beach, taking vacations, more

Gerald Carpenter: Montecito Summer Music Festival Opens at Westmont

The Montecito Summer Music Festival, in its fourth year, is running now through Aug. 6, although the first public event appears to be this Thursday, July 21. more

There’s Meritt in his work: Serial entrepreneur takes students under his wing

Over the past decade, he’s perfected what he calls the Meritt Model, his method of selecting ideas with a broad market appeal and then using contract manufacturing to move hundreds of thousands of units — all with minimal capital upfront. more

Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce Presents Business Star Awards

The Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors announced the winners of their quarterly Business Star Awards. more

Runners have raucous day at Montecito Half-Marathon

Let’s try this again…and (sigh) again shall we? more