• Cocktail Corner: Beer is Good for You!

    A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg  We can all use some good news these days, so here goes. There’s yet another good reason to say cheers to beer! A study recently came across my desk that there is new research indicating that...

  • Here's the poster for the upcoming Santa Barbara International Film Festival feb. 1-11. It spotlights the historic Riviera Theatre which is the new home of the festival's year round activities. Lots of great things are in store for us this year. Photo by Leslie Dinaberg.

    SBIFF is on the Way With Another Excellent Lineup

    It’s hard to believe, but it’s almost time for the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) to begin on February 1. At last week’s press conference, Executive Director Roger Durling revealed the poster (once again designed by local...

  • Mesa Burger'sFunk Zone: sunny side up fried egg/applewood bacon/bourbon glazed mushrooms/bbq sauce/cheddar cheese/roasted tomato . Paired with their original sweet potato waffle fries. Courtesy photo.

    Her Kitchen Rules

    Iron Chef and Santa Barbara local Cat Cora is certainly on a roll! Her new burger joint, Mesa Burger, is constantly packed with locals craving the award-winning chef’s crave-worthy burger creations. So far, my favorites are the Montecito (made with...

  • MOXI building exterior, courtesy MOXI.

    Local Lowdown: Funk Zone Update

    By Cheryl Crabtree The hip Funk Zone neighborhood, packed with wine tasting rooms, distilleries, restaurants, galleries and shops, has yet another new incarnation on the horizon — a creative hub that reflects a lot less funk and much more spunk. Here are...

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Cocktail Corner: Beer is Good for You!

Jan 20

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg  We can all use some good news these days, so here goes. There’s yet another good reason to say cheers to...

Mesa Burger'sFunk Zone: sunny side up fried egg/applewood bacon/bourbon glazed mushrooms/bbq sauce/cheddar cheese/roasted tomato . Paired with their original sweet potato waffle fries. Courtesy photo.

Her Kitchen Rules

Iron Chef and Santa Barbara local Cat Cora is certainly on a roll! Her new burger joint, Mesa Burger, is constantly packed with locals...

Jan 18

EXPLORE & ENJOY EXPLORE & ENJOY

JackShit, courtesy photo.

Sings Like Series #40 Begins This Weekend

Jan 20

Sings Like Hell, the biannual singer/songwriter concert series, has returned to the Lobero Theatre, 33 E. Canon Perdido St. The current series, Series #40, features six...

Image by Isaac Welsh.

AWoL In SB: Exhibit of Emerging Artists’ Work

The Art From Scrap Gallery is opening the exhibit Art Without Limits or AWoL in conjunction with the AWoL Emerging...

Jan 20