Global from the Get-Go: Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit Clarifies the Path from Prototype to Market

  Staff Report Join your entrepreneurial-minded peers at the Global Manufacturing for Startups Summit later this month, hosted by the Santa Barbara City College Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation. The Summit will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. on Friday, October 27, with networking to follow until 2:45 at The Fess Parker Resort in Santa Barbara, and is designed to help startups successfully […]

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Bugs of the Sea…Live Long and Lobster! Event debuts at Sea Center

Staff Report The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History is debuting a new and unique event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 19, at the Sea Center on Stearns Wharf. The event is called “Bugs of the Sea…Live Long and Lobster!”. Often called “bugs of the sea,” lobsters are the focus of this event which will explore the ecology, fishery, research, and conservation of […]

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Marine institute provides refuge in unlikely location

FYI To celebrate its 10th year, the Channel Islands Marine and Wildlife Institute is inviting the public to a soiree on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Carriage and Western Art Museum of Santa Barbara. Tickets are available at www.cimwi.org or at 805-364-0441. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ By Robin Laroche Fairy tales do come true, and some even start here in Santa Barbara. Imagine […]

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Lecture tells American story of ‘Siamese twins’

Staff report A lecture this month at the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum will tell the story of “the original Siamese twins” and the sensation they created in 19th-century America. The lecture by Yunte Huang, “A Game on the High Seas,” will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12. It is based on his forthcoming book “Inseparable: The Original Siamese Twins […]

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Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center hosting Spooktacular event

Hearts Therapeutic Equestrian Center invites the community to its third annual Halloween Spooktacular from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 25, at Hearts’ riding facility, located at 4420 Calle Real in Santa Barbara. The event will feature trick-or-treating at the horse paddocks, a horse costume contest and parade, a giant broomstick bake sale, ghoulish games, face-painting, and other fun festivities. All ages are welcome […]

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Lane family celebrates 150 years of farming

Deeply rooted in agriculture, the family makes even its pumpkin patch a tool for education By Raiza Giorgi There was a time when many Californians knew the farmers who produced their food, but that hasn’t been the case as farm fields have turned into housing tracts over the decades. However, members of the Lane family in Goleta are proud to […]

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Mariposa at Ellwood Shores Senior Living in Goleta announces grand opening on Oct. 5

Staff Report Mariposa at Ellwood Shores in Goleta (Santa Barbara County), a new senior living community offering independent, assisted living and memory care options, announces its grand opening on Oct. 5, 2017. Mariposa at Ellwood Shores features a wide range of amenities and activities designed to promote well-being and a positive, active lifestyle. Housing options include studio apartments and one-bedroom apartments. […]

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