Latest Santa Barbara County, California Stories

2014-06-20 20:20:36

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropicana Student Living and UCSB Athletics announced a $1 million commitment to the school's Intercollegiate Athletics program Friday. The gift from Tropicana Student Living, a gift intention made through the Gaucho Fund to be paid over several years, will be part of The Campaign for UC Santa Barbara, the university's comprehensive campaign approaching one billion dollars to benefit university programs, students, faculty and...

2014-03-25 20:20:49

The public is invited to come and learn how Santa Barbara County's Flower Farms help grow a $770.7 million impact to the local economy LOS ANGELES, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is joining with the Santa Barbara County Flower & Nursery Growers' Association to sponsor the Carpinteria Greenhouse & Nursery Tour, an event to introduce the public to see firsthand how Santa Barbara County's flower farms work to contribute more than $770.7...

2013-10-17 23:30:16

The Lobero Theatre and New Victoria Theatre improve access for Santa Barbarans with hearing loss. With their installations of hearing loop technology, they will be two strong supporters of the "Let's Loop Santa Barbara" campaign initiated by the Independent Living Resource Center. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Two historic Santa Barbara theatres are to have state-of-the-art hearing loop systems installed. The Lobero Theatre and the New Victoria Theatre (New Vic)...

2013-06-25 23:30:15

First step towards turning Santa Barbara into a hearing friendly city through campaign by Independent Living Resource Center. Santa Barbara, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Hearing aid users attending lectures, performances or movie screenings at the University of California Santa Barbara’s Campbell Hall will soon find those events much more enjoyable and stress-free, thanks to a hearing loop system being installed. A hearing loop wirelessly transfers pure, clear sound without background noise...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.