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Obamacare Tax Hikes

On the ranch


Termites infest Santa Ynez High School attic


View of the Valley

Prelude to the fiesta

Tunes in the air and on the green

It's just my opinion
California’s proposed new choo-choo

‘Shopping smart’ for school

Rider’s Roundup

A day at the beach, French style

Cachuma Lake fish report
For week ending July 15; temperature 75 degrees

Golf & Travel
The Betsy in South Beach

Crime on Land in Federal Trust
Chumash Casino

Draft Mitigation/Cooperative Agreement proposed
Santa Ynez Chumash Casino tribe and Santa Barbara County

Citizen participation

Sheriff's blotter

What’s in a name?

Healthy Geezer

Spanish mackerel grilled with citrus sauce

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Furry Friends
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Riding high

Vol. 10 Issue 29

As he made his way to the mechanical bull with his family on Day Two of the 121st annual Santa Barbara County Fair at the Santa Maria Fairpark, 5-year-old Tim DeVan couldn’t exactly pinpoint where he had experienced the most fun.

Council mulls memorial for Hicks

The Buellton City Council on July 19 unanimously agreed to explore creating a memorial honoring the achievements of long-time councilman and six-time mayor Russ Hicks, who passed away in January 2011....

SY businesses widening the beaten path

She was looking for a way to welcome the new businesses on the block, introduce them to her customers, and, well – just have fun....

Money race: Capps’s edge over Maldonado

The most recent fundraising reports show that Lois Capps has outpaced her opponent in the money race for the 24th Congressional District, boasting a campaign war chest that nearly doubles that of her Republican challenger Abel Maldonado. ...



A taste of France

With the aim of maintaining the flow of residents and visitors to town and the economy rolling toward recovery, they needed one more affair to top off the year’s events....

Hecker brings new races to Dirt Club

As a cycling enthusiast who has been racing bicycles for three decades, Buellton native Mike Hecker is the go-to guy when it comes to the sport of cycling in the Santa Ynez Valley. ...