Articles From : sbrobert

  • Lecture on The Assassination of Martin Luther King

    Retired Judge Robert Benham spoke to the Humanist Society of Santa Barbara on his personal recollections of Martin Luther King Jr's assassination.

  • Nojoqui Falls Photos and Video

    On our way back from the wildflowers on Figueroa Mountain on Monday we stopped by Solvang for lunch. We then continued on Alisal Road from Solvang to Nojoqui Falls Park.

  • Figueroa Mountain Wildflower Bloom

    This is the beginning of the peak season for wildflowers on Figueroa Mountain. We ventured out there on Monday to avoid the weekend traffic from all the "super bloom" hype in the news!

  • Vandenberg Rare Dual Missile Launch

    We were driving out to Figueroa Mountain Monday to see the wildflowers. As we got out near Gaviota we saw what looked like someone had written "22" in the sky with a  sky writing airplane.

  • Baja Whale Travels Preview

    In February we set out on an adventure of a lifetime to Baja California, Mexico in search of whales.

  • Gaviota Caves Sierra Club Hike

    Robert shares photos of the view from the Gaviota Caves.

  • Locals Protest Trump's "Emergency" Declaration

    Hundreds of locals showed up for an impromptu protest of Trump's national emergency declaration on Monday.

  • Mission Ridge Sierra Club Hike

    What a wonderful group of 18 hikers we had for a beautiful Sierra Club hike to Mission Ridge on a perfect day.

  • Martin Luther King Day Celebrated in Santa Barbara

    Martin Luther King Day was celebrated once again in a big way in Santa Barbara with the theme "Together We Stand".

  • Rose Parade Experience

    Robert shares photos and video from the 130th Rose Parade in Pasadena.

  • Sierra Club Gibraltar Rock Hike

    Robert's latest Sierra Club hike was to Gibraltar Rock via Rattlesnake Trail.

  • SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch

    SpaceX made another successful launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg on Friday.

  • Cirque du Soleil Volta Experience!

    Cirque du Soleil is a synthesis of circus, ballet, comedy and something indescribably unique.

  • Solvang Christmas Tree Burn

    Solvang began burning Christmas trees in an annual bonfire over 40 years ago, though it does not happen every year. 

  • King Tut in Los Angeles

    Robert attends the traveling exhibit King Tut: Treasures of the Golden Pharoah, in Los Angeles.

  • Monarch Butterflies at Pismo State Beach

    Between Christmas and New Year's, Robert traveled to Pismo State Beach to see the monarch butterflies

  • Monarchs at Ellwood: First Report!

    Robert shares photos of his monarch butterfly findings at Ellwood butterfly grove.

  • A Very Tuba Christmas

    Tuba Christmas celebrated its 45th year with a packed performance in Storke Placita on Saturday.

  • Holiday Happenings in Santa Barbara

    Robert reports on the latest holiday happenings in town from the downtown parade to the holiday market.

  • Dragon's Back Hike

    Robert led the Sierra Club Hike on the first part of the Dragon's Back of the Cathedral Peak Trail.

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