Archive » July 29, 2010

IN FOCUS

Vol. 8 Issue 30


Still, it’s not unusual to see tourists draped in photographic equipment, pacing the main street, snapping away at the town’s rustic charm.

CASINO'S LIQUOR LIMITS TRIGGER QUESTIONS

Some community members are criticizing Sheriff Bill Brown for allegedly giving short shrift to their concerns about the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians’ request to expand its liquor license at the Casino Resort & Hotel....

TOP CYCLISTS RETURNING TO SOLVANG?


In 2010, the tour swung inland and away from Solvang, where the time trial stage of the event had been held for the previous three years. The streets may have been less crowded and the air quieter, but the economic boost from the event was also gone. ...

LETTERS

All about ‘On the Ranch’...

AFTER 40 YEARS, OLSEN'S OVENS REMAIN HOT


Baking is hard work, but Bent Olsen has been doing it for his whole life and still loves it. ...

KINKY FRIEDMAN GOES WEST


“I think it’s going to go down well,” Friedman says of the “Go West Young Kinky Tour of 2010,” which started July 26 in Vancouver and ends at the Maverick Saloon in Santa Ynez on Saturday, Aug. 7. ...