Archive » March 3, 2011

SENIOR CITIZENS

Vol. 9 Issue 9

From lessons learned watching their grandparents, and inspired by love, they decided to carry the tradition into their own generation by establishing an organization called Seniors Helping Seniors.

COUNCIL SIGNS OFF ON NEW COMMITTEE

The Solvang City Council decided it was time for someone to once again look into the city’s sign ordinance....

BUELLTON COUNCIL SNUFFS OUT SMOKE SHOPS

Urged on by some residents concerned about the harm tobacco and tobacco products cause minors, the Buellton City Council green-lighted a ordinance halting cigarette, tobacco and head shops from setting up shop in the city....

'LEARNING TO DO'

It’s not their forefathers’ kind of farming. The only concession, or so it seems, to farmers of old is the jeans they wear (give or take an occasional rhinestone). ...

TRUCK BAN INCHES CLOSER

An effort to restrict semi-trucks traveling on Highway 154 climbed another rung of the legislative ladder when Assemblyman Das Williams, D-Santa Barbara, introduced a bill in the state assembly that would limit trucks based on size and weight. ...

LETTERS

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A TALE OF TWO KITCHENS

I admire people who possess a focused passion, especially those whose passion is food. I often wonder, what makes them tick? How do they handle the pressure? And where does their drive come from? ...