• Curry House at Nectar, photo by Christina Enoch.

    Curry House at Nectar

    Nectar Eatery & Lounge, known for its small and shareable dinner plates, is opening for lunch in June. The Curry House at Nectar will feature healthy Indian foods, salads and chai, as well as a rotating menu of five curries and some Indian desserts. The...

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    Great Pools

    By Cheryl Crabtree The sparkling waters in our idyllic region have enticed locals to splash, dip and swim for thousands of years. In more recent times, residents used their prodigious creative talents to harness the waters in splendid settings—perfect...

  • The new Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo is located in Paseo Nuevo, photo by Stephanie Waisler.

    Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo Opens

    Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo is the first-ever fitness studio to open in Paseo Nuevo, offering daily classes, private training, instructor certification and wellness retail products including raw, wild-crafted snacks and organic juices by Moon Juice,...

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    Santa Cruz Island Chronicles

    By Chuck Graham Visitors to Santa Cruz Island who are excited to go kayaking often wonder if it’s possible to paddle around the largest island off the California coast. They don’t realize how massive the island is, with 77 miles of rugged, treacherous...

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Curry House at Nectar, photo by Christina Enoch.

Curry House at Nectar

May 31

Nectar Eatery & Lounge, known for its small and shareable dinner plates, is opening for lunch in June. The Curry House at Nectar will feature healthy Indian foods,...

The Canary Rooftop is home to the popular Sip & Swirl wine tasting series during the summer, courtesy photo.

Cocktail Corner: Swirl & Sip Series on the Canary Rooftop

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg I jump at any opportunity to hang out at the rooftop at the Canary...

May 27

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The new Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo is located in Paseo Nuevo, photo by Stephanie Waisler.

Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo Opens

May 30

Santa Barbara In-Trinity Dojo is the first-ever fitness studio to open in Paseo Nuevo, offering daily classes, private training, instructor certification and wellness...

Artists Marketplace, courtesy photo

Carpinteria Artists Marketplace

The Carpinteria Arts Center presents its “Artists Marketplace,” a fundraiser for the center and an opportunity for...

May 29