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The Nojoqui area was originally a Chumash village named "Naxuwi," which means meadow. There are two legends concerning the falls...
The ceremonial trek — dubbed the 'Red Road to D.C.' — is a mobile campaign advocating for the protection of Native American lives and sacred lands, as well as to celebrate the appointment of Deb Haaland, the first woman and Native American, to the role of Secretary of the Interior.
Note: Many people get Veterans Day and Memorial Day confused. Veterans Day is held in November and honors all who served in the military, not just those who died in a war.
Mother’s Day continues to be one of the most commercially successful U.S. celebrations. According to the National Restaurant Association, Mother's Day is now the most popular day of the year...
San Marcos Pass has been used to connect the coast and the Santa Ynez Valley for thousands of years. The Chumash used the Pass as the main trading route between the coastal and Valley Chumash villages. Later, the Spanish missionaries and soldiers used the Pass to travel between the missions.
Also reappointed were all four members of the tribe’s Business Committee: Mike Lopez, Maxine Littlejohn, Gary Pace and Raul Armenta.
A settlement has been reached between Santa Barbara County officials and the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians, who lost a Superior Court challenge last year over a $175,000 refund in taxes it sought to recover from a 2015 assessment of its Camp 4 property.
I have been out to the islands on whale watching, kayaking, and hiking trips, but what did I really know about the Santa Barbara Channel itself and the history of the islands? How were they formed? What unique plants and animals live in the Channel and on the islands?
La Purisima Mission is the 11th of the 21 missions founded in California.