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SBCC student favors safety over Del Playa oceanfront living

Brooke Snow, Channels Staff

February 20, 2017

Imagine coming home to a chunk of your apartment’s balcony lying in the ocean and being forced to find a new place to live because your home no longer feels safe. That’s what happened to several students at City College and UCSB about three weeks ago at the 6600 block of Del Playa Dr. in Isla Vi...

Enraged students fill IV streets after election divides nation

MEGAN VELZY-LENINGTON, Channels Staff

November 9, 2016

Students poured out of their houses and flooded into the streets of Isla Vista early Wednesday morning. Gathering under plumes of marijuana smoke, some blasting a song by rappers’ YG and Nipsey Hussle. The lyrics, “F--- Donald Trump,” was the...

Joan Hartmann ready to take over as Isla Vista supervisor

JON VREELAND and RUTH ZAMORA

November 9, 2016

As of midnight Tuesday, with 87 percent of the votes in, Joan Hartmann leads Bruce Porter by 2,500 votes in the race for Santa Barbara County Supervisor, 3rd District.  With 61 of the 66 precincts reported, and 23, 739 votes counted, Har...

SBCC student found dead after overdose in Isla Vista apartment

TAYLOR WILLIAMS, News Editor

September 9, 2016

A City College student was found dead in her apartment last Tuesday evening from an apparent heroin overdose in Isla Vista, California. Asha Marie Malocsay, 18, from Livermore, California was found unconscious on Sept. 6 in ...

Report details 2-year effort to improve Isla Vista’s image

CHANDLER TARANTINO, Channels Staff

April 29, 2016

The I.V. Safe committee has been very active in working to make Isla Vista a safer place over the past two years, and has recently released a Report to the People, which details the efforts. In March of 2014, District Attorney Joyce Dudley went to a group...

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