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Isla Vista, Calif. - Four men from Lompoc are under arrest in connection with a strong-arm robbery and stabbing in Isla Vista. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office said the crimes happened early Sunday morning, about an hour apart. The first ...
Party divisions arose soon after, however, when newly sworn-in senators from the Isla Vista Party contested Internal Vice President Jasmine Sandhu's selection of Senators Brooke Kopel and Anthony Pimentel as her first and second pro tempore.
Isla Vista, Calif. - The Isla Vista Community Services District Board of Directors is preparing for its first Public Safety Town Hall on Tuesday evening.
As the third anniversary passes of the deadly Isla Vista, California shootings, which killed six people and injured 14 others, U.S.
Sun salutations, warrior I (and II), and downward facing dog. If none of these terms sound familiar, it is because they come from the world of Yoga.
Since the tragedy that took place May 23, 2014, a common thing to see once May comes are blue lights. These blue lights that illuminate Isla Vista have come to symbolize solidarity through the student-led organization Blunite. Initially these lights ...
Dela Cruz has been actively involved on campus and in Isla Vista since she arrived at UCSB, serving as an Associated students senator and external vice president of local affairs.
"I never thought I would experience this level of discrimination in Isla Vista," Zarate wrote in a facebook post. Many expressed outrage in the comments and took their discontent to the public Gio's Facebook pages.
The parents of the victims of the Isla Vista shooting filed a lawsuit against the shooter's apartment complex, Capri Apartments, in March 2015, claiming that the housing company was responsible for the wrongful death of their children.
A UC Santa Barbara alumnus and Santa Barbara resident, Carbajal said the Isla Vista tragedy emboldened his own work for comprehensive gun control.
On Tuesday, the three-year anniversary of the Isla Vista killings, UCSB suffered a bomb scare. Campbell Hall was evacuated after a student reportedly confronted a lecturing professor in an aggressive manner and then stormed out of the auditorium ...
The UCSB Art, design & Architecture (ADA) Museum will be hosting a free event 6 p.m. Thursday at the ADA Museum for DIY printmaking, collaborative mural making, music, food and a meet-and-greet with Master of Fine arts artists.
Isla Vista, Calif. - Organizers of the first paddle out for the Isla Vista murder victims in May of 2014 were amazed by how many surfers and beach-goers turned out.
Three years from that day, the tragedy draws people to the streets of Isla Vista once more. It was a traumatic and horrifying experience and, even three years later, the wounds still feel fresh.
The landslide got worse over the weekend in Big Sur. (Screengrab from aerial footage shot by the Monterey County Sheriff's Office).
Isla Vista and UCSB are not necessarily known as an artists' haven in comparison to other, larger college towns. But this college community has its own undeniable, creative charm.
Various events have been held and will take place in Isla Vista during the month of May to remember the students. Earlier this month, community members strung up blue LED lights around Isla Vista to symbolize "solidarity through light." A few days ...
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - UC Santa Barbara graduates who were around at the time of the Isla Vista tragedy on May 23, 2014 find it difficult to forget that night.
The second annual Beloved Community Isla Vista Conference will be held this Friday and Saturday at the I.V. Community Resource Building, providing residents with a celebration of the I.V.
... Independence," a study on how students come to see themselves as autonomous individuals during college; and Amy Tsang's "Hidden Villa of Isla Vista," a bonding experience between UCSB students and retirees living at Friendship Manor in Isla Vista.
Legend has it that Jim Morrison, lead singer of The Doors, wrote "The Crystal ship" one night in Isla Vista during the 1960s when he was dropping acid on the beach and looking out at the bright, glimmering Platform Holly just off the coast.
students can register for the Second Annual Isla Vista Conference: The Beloved Community taking place this Friday and Saturday.
Those are the aims of several events happening on and around the campus in May, when blue LEDs will light Isla Vista to symbolize solidarity.
The landslide got worse over the weekend in Big Sur. (Screengrab from aerial footage shot by the Monterey County Sheriff's Office).
A 4.1-magnitude earthquake that struck eight miles west of Isla Vista on Tuesday night was felt by people up and down the coast, and especially by those living in Isla Vista. "Things were just shaking a little bit and I was waiting for it to end ...
The measure will establish a $2.5 million investment in the 20 parks in Isla Vista over the next 10 years, KEYT reports. These funds will go toward the updating and maintenance of existing park facilities, the improvement of park lighting, and the ...
The aim: To build a collective understanding of Isla Vista and nurture a commitment to the community itself. The means to make it happen: A broad cross-section of residents and stakeholders coming together to share perspectives, talk issues and ideas ...
The quake happened at 9:42 p.m. and had an aftershock of magnitude 3.1 one minute later, a magnitude 2.2 six minutes after that, and a magnitude 2.0 one minute after that, according to the United States Geological Survey.
The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck near Isla Vista, CA on Tuesday. The quake hit at 8:42 PM local time at a depth of 2 kilometers.
The event will conclude Saturday, May 20, at 10:30 a.m. with a walk from Anisq'oyo Park in Isla Vista to the Red lightning Dome, followed by words from Standing Rock guests and local Chumash leaders, prayer, music, dance and the collective taking down ...
The Isla Vista Recreation and Park District (IVRPD) accepted $13,000 from UC Santa Barbara this Thursday as part of an agreement to use the funds for park improvements and maintenance.
I went out with Station 17, which serves Isla Vista, and really enjoyed it." The academy offered a window into the future of what a firefighting career entailed, and Topete felt like he was exactly where he should be during those sessions each week ...
With the large pro-Divestment, anti-Israel wall that had encompassed the plaza outside of the Arbor last week, Mega Shabbat seemed especially meaningful to Isla Vista's Jewish community. Due to negative emotions and feelings associated with the wall ...
These marches eventually turned into riotous events that ended up with a Bank of America burned down in the small community of Isla Vista directly adjacent to the university campus. During the unrest on the campus, as an employee of the health and ...
Isla Vista, Calif. - Major improvements are coming to the community of Isla Vista, thanks to voter-approved Measure O. "There was a lot to celebrate last night in Isla Vista!" said Ethan Bertrand, President of Isla Vista Community Services District ...
The last three closures paint an unfavorable portrait of Greek life at UCSB, but three new fraternities have sprouted up in Isla Vista with an emphasis on preventing sexual harassment, hazing and alcohol hospitalizations. Kappa Sigma attained charter ...
For those who have followed the storied troupe of bluegrassers, they've continued their Californian kind of Appalachia ever since beginning in the Isla Vista environs, covering Paul Simon's Graceland and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the moon. Catch them ...
In Santa Barbara County, of the 11,000 registered voters in Isla Vista, just 550 ballots were cast in this week's special election there.
The Santa Barbara Stake consists of 11 congregations called wards, including two Spanish-speaking groups and one for singles in Isla Vista, between Carpinteria and Vandenberg Air Force Base. There are some 3,400 members of the church in the Santa ...
Emphasizing the sense of community, Yoshihara organized this event of folding paper cranes for commemoration of the 2014 tragedy in Isla Vista. Through this event, she aims to show that the UCSB community is unified and there for each other in a time ...
The biggest change in vacancy was seen in Isla Vista, which grew to 2.13 percent in October 2016 from 0.24 percent in April 2015.
The Isla Vista Community Relations Committee (IVCRC) held Chilla Vista x Lite the Nite on Saturday in People's and Perfect Parks in Isla Vista. The annual Isla Vista celebration was hosted in collaboration with Blunite's memorial Light Carnival, an ...
Isla Vista residents on Tuesday green-lighted a measure that will provide the Isla Vista Recreation & Park District $256,000 a year for capital projects and recreational programming.
Authorities are seeing an increase in reported forcible rape cases in Isla Vista, according to 2016 crime reports recently released by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office.
The park district is asking Isla Vista voters to pass a new tax for the next ten years to make park improvements. If passed, Isla Vista property owners will pay an extra $30 per bedroom on residential parcels and .72 cents per square foot for non ...
San Luis Obispo County public health Services says one person in the county has recently died from valley fever. His death marks the fifth valley fever death so far this year in SLO County.
Isla Vista voters have until the end of the day Tuesday to vote on a proposed new tax. The tax would go toward maintenance, improvement projects, and activities through the Recreation and Park District.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department's Isla Vista Foot Patrol, whose station is at 6504 Trigo Road, is on the front lines against sexual assault in the student-heavy community adjacent to UC Santa Barbara.
A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon eight miles from downtown Santa Barbara, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Jewel Roemer (Isla Vista, CA/dos Pueblos HS/Santa Barbara 805) delivered on a quick strike for a 5-4 lead. Then with 21 seconds left Canada's Gurpreet Sohi connected to tie the game at 5-5.




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