Yearly Archives: 2011

In the Future, Santa Barbara’s Mortgage Help for Employees Likely a Thing of the Past

Like many employers in one of the nation’s most expensive housing markets, the city of Santa Barbara struggles to attract and retain highly qualified employees. To help its workforce live locally on the South Coast and reduce the need to commute, the city created the Employee Mortgage Loan Assistance Program, better known as EMLAP. more

Westmont Professor Laura Montgomery Accepts Job at Wheaton College

Renowned anthropology professor Laura Montgomery has announced she will be leaving Westmont College to become the associate dean of Global and Experiential Learning at her alma mater, Wheaton College in Illinois. more

SBCARTL: Dons’ soccer success keeps party going

It was a soccer season for the record books, both good and bad, for the Santa Barbara High boys, more

Jordano joins Hall of Fame

Peter Jordano, president of Jordano’s, one of the region’s oldest family-owned companies, will become the sixth member of the Pacific Coast Business Times’ Business Hall of Fame. more

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Rams’ Mauze has a perfect afternoon vs. Spartans

It may have been only for five innings, but Jackson Mauze had a perfect Saturday. more

Leary’s grand slam not enough for Warriors

Despite a grand slam by Tim Leary, Westmont lost both ends of a baseball doubleheader to Point Loma Nazarene on Saturday at Russ Carr Field, 12-7 and 5-4. more

Westmont wins sixth in a row

Seventh-ranked Westmont defeated its third top-10 opponent in a week’s time and recorded its sixth win in row with a 6-3 victory over No. 9 Concordia (8-13, 5-8) on Saturday in Irvine. more

Westmont Orchestra’s Concerto Concert

The Westmont Orchestra’s annual Concerto Concert will highlight student soloists on Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church. General admission is $10; all students are free. Tickets can be purchased at the door or reserved by calling (805) 565-6040. more

ART REVIEW : Term Endings, New Beginnings – This year’s annual exhibition of Westmont College senior art students is the first in the college’s sweet new art museum, and comes equipped with the tagline ‘We are Here’


Trail Quest: Montecito Peak

If you’re looking for a good workout that’s close to town with great views, more