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It was created to help solve the infrastructural problems that arose due to a rapidly growing town, which boomed from 80 adults at its founding in 1911, to well over 800 residents and a growing downtown business district by 1921.
The Santa Maria Fairpark may not be the picture of financial health it was in 2019, but it’s surviving the COVID-19 pandemic without any help from the state by taking new approaches to old events.
The adjusted case rate number is updated every Tuesday. Santa Barbara County's adjusted case rate was 16.9, down from 27 the previous week, but not quite below the 14 threshold. San Luis Obispo County, meanwhile, did see its number drop below 14: SLO County's number came in at 9.4 Tuesday.
As the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department prepares to open COVID-19 vaccine appointments to educators, agriculture and food workers…
Santa Ynez resident and part-time bladesmith Jordan Kepler in mid-October was tasked with fabricating such an ax as a contestant on the History Channel's "Forged In Fire" show, where he claimed the title of champion on episode 10, season 8.
A stream of revving engines drove slowly past Shaw's residence as he sat in his front yard, smiling and waving at the spectacle dedicated to his military service and ninth decade of life.
The 2.5-hour virtual event, hosted by theater Executive Director Mark Herrier via Facebook Live, is an effort to raise funds to restore the local theatre.
Some Santa Barbara County residents may have to wait up to six weeks for a second COVID-19 vaccine dose following their initial appointment, w…
The new initiative, "Feed the Valley," was organized to keep both local families fed and restaurant employees affected by the pandemic working.
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department is partnering with community organizations to launch a vaccine pilot program on Sunday for h…
Los Padres National Forest officials said they plan to apply for state grants to manage off-highway vehicle activities on the national forest …
A Santa Maria berry grower has paid $30,000 in an unfair labor practices settlement to compensate employees who were allegedly retaliated agai…
New downtown Solvang eatery Sear Steakhouse is aiming to open its doors March 10, offering farm-sourced dining and a full bar experience at th…
A 20-year-old Santa Ynez man was critically injured Thursday after his vehicle collided with a tree along Alamo Pintado Road.
Despite a new layer of deadlines and milestones related to management plans, conservation easements and funding drawn out by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, the project is still on track, according to Daniel Duke, vice president of development with BayWa r.e.
The Conquistadores got just five games in last spring before the season was suspended and eventually canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Driven by state legislation, Solvang City Council members Monday adopted an urgency ordinance regulating sidewalk vending operations and learned they have little say over a housing development now in the application process for a long-embattled city center property.
With St. Patrick’s Day coming up in less than two weeks, let’s see if we can bake a tasty bread for the expected corned beef or Reuben sandwiches.
Santa Barbara County's mobile COVID-19 testing unit is entering its second week at the Waller Park baseball field in Santa Maria, after moving…
The Knights have one of the top players in the area in Nipomo High transfer Kaitlyn Nunez, who's now a junior. "She'll probably be tops in the league," coach Jim Fosdick said.
The series of plays to be presented will be live-streamed via Zoom and will include productions The Mountaintop, Into the Breeches!, Two Degrees, and Fade.
"I just knew that if had the opportunity to be on the field, then we're going to be on the field," Righetti coach Kyle Tognazzin says. "That's the mindset we've had for the last year."
For his career, Hernandez hit .380 with 103 total hits, 64 RBIs, 30 doubles and four home runs. During his final season with the Titans, Hernandez threw out seven of the 10 batters who ran on him.
Breanna Villalobos led the PVHS girls golf team to the win by earning co-medalist honors with a score of 46. Morro Bay's Bella Caliboso matched Villalobos.
Thomas Jefferson Preisker, aged 95 years, a pioneer of Santa Maria and one of the founders of the law firm now known as Twitchell and Rice, the oldest law firm in the Santa Maria Valley, passed away at the home of his daughter, who was then living in Pasadena, on May 5, 1944 and is buried in the Santa Maria Cemetery.
Weekly COVID-19 case rates indicate a shrinking spread in Central Coast counties, with Santa Barbara County now able to open schools for grade…