Wine Time: Cherry Tart Pinot Noir 2012, California

...49 percent), Monterey County (43 percent) and Santa Barbara County (8 percent).The Rogers Creek Vineyard in...which concentrates flavor.The Los Alamos Vineyard in Santa Barbara County features sandy soils, bright sunshine and cool...

Rants & Raves

...over-looking two facts: First, the draconian gun control laws worked perfectly. They prevented the residents of Santa Barbara, Calif., from being able to defend themselves. Second, the system failed. The parents failed to follow through...

Wine Time: Cultivate Dream Walking Chardonnay 2010, California

...they might like to get into the wine business when they got older, but in 2000 they had a chance to buy 600 acres in Santa Barbara and plant them with grapevines.The Bankses and their partners experimented with various varietals, and all of them...

Santa Barbara sheriff denies Jackson abuse claim

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- The sheriff Monday strongly...false accusation against an officer. Santa Barbara County Sheriff Jim Anderson said he asked...is innocent. Jackson was arrested at Santa Barbara Airport. He was then driven to the county...

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Microphones found outside Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- Sheriff's officials said...available," Sgt. Chris Pappas of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department, said...when Jackson traveled from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara to turn himself in. The discovery triggered...

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Newberry: Time to crack down on unruly fans

...the stunner Thursday night at Santa Barbara, Calif.The NCAA and its schools...believed to be a student at UC Santa Barbara, charged out of the stands to...the building and arrested.UC Santa Barbara apologized to Arnold on Friday and...

Travelers have to wait for original Motel 6

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- I recently consummated...thought we could stand a weekend in Santa Barbara, but we wanted to keep it cheap. And...shore-strolling and volleyball territory. As Santa Barbara's reputation as a pleasant retreat...

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Jackson returns to California to face abuse allegations

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- A handcuffed Michael Jackson walked into the Santa Barbara jail on Thursday to face child molestation...private jet carrying Jackson landed at the Santa Barbara airport shortly before noon and rolled...

Burton Hainline

...mate third-class on Guam before being honorably discharged in 1946 and enrolling at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in public administration (class of '52), after which he re-enlisted...

People in the News

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- Oscar-winning actor Michael Douglas doesn't believe...Street." Douglas gave $1 million to the University of California, Santa Barbara, for the school's new Center for Film, Television and New Media...

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