The Mesa

The Mesa is the Santa Barbara neighborhood which stretches from the harbor along the coast to Arroyo Burro Beach, flanked … READ MORE

Leonardo Barbieri

It is sometimes difficult to separate fact from fiction concerning the life of Leonardo Barbieri. He arrived in California in … READ MORE

Leo Carrillo

If anyone could ever claim to be an adopted son of Santa Barbara, it would be Leo Carrillo, star of … READ MORE

Westmont College

Westmont College is largely the result of one woman’s vision. In August 1937, Ruth Kerr awoke from a sound sleep. … READ MORE