The Captain’s Log: Delicious Sea Turkey | in the fresh air

Turkey as the main entrĂ©e for Thanksgiving dinner or during the Christmas holidays is not our only option. For a coastal community like ours, near some of the most productive and productive fishing grounds along the entire West Coast, it’s a good discussion to consider which ocean species could earn the nickname “sea turkey.” Capt. … Read more

Buellton’s In-N-Out plan raises traffic concerns; Planning Committee Keeps Project Alive | local news

With multiple traffic concerns and a strong recommendation from employees to decline the In-N-Out Burger proposal, the Buellton Planning Commission has kept the project alive for the time being. Thursday evening, after hearing emotional reasons for why they should approve or reject the 515 McMurray Road plan, the commissioners directed staff to return with terms … Read more

Buellton’s In-N-Out plan raises traffic concerns; Planning Committee Keeps Project Alive | local news

With multiple traffic concerns and a strong recommendation from employees to decline the In-N-Out Burger proposal, the Buellton Planning Commission has kept the project alive for the time being. Thursday evening, after hearing emotional reasons for why they should approve or reject the 515 McMurray Road plan, the commissioners directed staff to return with terms … Read more

Mark Patton: Skip Shoemaker’s greatness on show with a simple act of kindness | Sports

Sometimes an athletic champion is best measured by his grace off the court. Jared “Skip” Schoomaker stood tall in the spotlight. He tied a UC Santa Barbara school record with 100 hits during the 2001 Gauchos NCAA baseball championship season. He won two World Championship rings with the St. Louis Cardinals and hit over 0.300 … Read more