The iPads will be a tool for students as they prepare for next year’s Common Core online testing. If the pilot program is successful, the district will give the iPad Airs to every student in the district over the next few years.
Not since 1990 have local water agencies agreed to across-the-board cutbacks in a severe drought. It is the largest proposed reduction in the history of the reservoir, the main water source for the South Coast.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department has spent $12,000 paying its inmates to build 11 temporary holdings cells in the transportation corridor in an attempt to curb its habit of releasing inmates at the middle of the night.