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Do you know how hard it is to write a wedding card?

I went to my very first wedding this year over Memorial Day weekend.  It was beautiful and fun, everything I had hoped a wedding would be (judging by movies and TV, since, you know, never been to one).   671 more words


I.V. Residents Overwhelmingly Agree, “Baltimore Rioters Should Learn To Respect Property”

Isla Vista residents and students have never been shy to speak up when it comes to current hot-button issues, and the recent and ongoing tumult in Baltimore, Maryland is no exception. 361 more words


More than Specks of Dust

As my grandparents and I were walking to the car I saw a man with a veteran hat on and didn’t hesitate to say, “Thank you for your service!” His face lit up. 794 more words


One Weekend in Crazy Isla Vista

Was wir euch nicht vorenthalten möchten, ist unser Besuch in der Studentenstadt Isla Vista, wo sich der Campus der UC Santa Barbara befindet. Dank unserer Freundin Jena konnten wir für ein Wochenende ins amerikanische College-Leben eintauchen. 571 more words

Isla Vista Memorial Paddle-Out Anniversary Marred By Refugio Oil Spill

The first year anniversary of the UCSB Surf Team’s Isla VIsta Memorial Paddle-Out, which took place Saturday evening on the beach below Manzanita Village, faced severe setbacks in the aftermath of last week’s oil spill on Refugio State Beach. 357 more words


Father Of Isla Vista Shooting Victim Has Dedicated His Life To Gun Reforms

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Martinez thinks of his son every day, and with those thoughts come the constant reminder of a young life cut tragically short by a troubled man with a gun. 647 more words


Hundreds Gather to Mark 1-Year Anniversary of Isla Vista Rampage

Hundreds of students, faculty and community members — carrying small blue lights and wearing friendship bracelets — gathered in a palm-dotted plaza at UC Santa Barbara on Saturday evening, one year after Elliot Rodger embarked on a killing spree that left six dead and several more injured before he took his own life. 125 more words

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