First Impressions of Bar Le Côte
More food news: The menu at Coast Range's dining room, which is really opening this week; a funky new Westside taqueria; Dune appears to be opening a second Goleta café; farm-to-table pizzeria coming to Ojai; Itsuki Japanese Restaurant in Goleta has closed.
48-Unit Apartment Building Proposed for the Haley Corridor
Plus: A new look for the Montecito Country Mart; Beautyhabit is opening a shop here; Warren Miller's 72nd film to be screened at the Lobero; the new contemporary house on Butterfly Lane; an updated rendering of Summerland Elementary School.
Governor Newsom Signs Housing Bills That Could Make Neighborhoods Much Denser
Other recent news: The renovation of Ortega Park finally moves forward; unanticipated drop in cannabis-tax revenues; county considers more stringent cannabis permitting; the rumored settlement for Santa Barbara's transportation chief; the unvaccinated dominate local Covid hospitalizations; Goleta formalizes in-lieu fees for affordable housing; Carpinteria is shifting to electing its city council by district; new water stations at Alameda and Shoreline parks; dangerous citrus pest found in Santa Barbara County; 82-unit apartment complex on Milpas gets approved.
There’s a Kin Bakeshop Doughnut Pop-Up This Saturday
More food news: The revamped Corazón Cocina outpost at the Project; this year's Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival has been canceled; in praise of the Good Plow's fried oyster mushrooms; a profile of farmer Pearl Munak; quasi-recipe for Field + Fort's shakshuka.