I Madonnari returns to Santa Barbara after two years of going virtual 🎨

The vibrant Santa Barbara tradition, I Madonnari, produced by the Children’s Creative Project, returned this Memorial Day Weekend, May 28-30, 2022, at the Old Mission after two years of going virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I Madonnari was started in 1987 by Santa Barbara’s very own Children’s Creative Project founder, Kathy Koury. Inspired by…

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Honoring the Meritorious Retiring Personnel of the Carpinteria Unified School District

MAY 24, 2022 CARPINTERIA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING – The Carpinteria Unified School District Board honored five personnel who will be retiring this school year after meritorious service within the district, as well as honored exiting CUSD Board President Jayme Bray. Mary Keane-Gruener, Culinary Teacher at Carpinteria High School and honored at the meeting by…

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Carpinteria City Council proclaims Pride Month and AAPI Heritage Month

MAY 23, 2022 CARPINTERIA CITY COUNCIL MEETING — June 2022 has been proclaimed as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month. The City of Carpinteria, in solidarity with California and other local governments, will honor the history of the LGBTQ liberation movement, provide advocacy for the community and commemorate the “immeasurable impact to…

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TVSB collaborates with C.A.R.E.4PAWS ⭐🐶🐱

C.A.R.E.4Paws is a non-profit organization which aims to improve the overall quality of life for pets in the community. They achieve this by caring for the living situations of both pets — and their owners. “We know that when people live in poverty, so do their pets,” expressed C.A.R.E.4Paws Executive Director Isabelle Gullo, “and no…

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LWVSB holds Candidate Forum for SB Sheriff-Coroner at TVSB

MAY 10, 2022 LWVSB CANDIDATE FORUM — Author Ryan P. Cruz of The Santa Barbara Independent hosted the Candidate Forum for Santa Barbara County Sheriff-Coroner, sponsored by the League of Women Voters Of Santa Barbara and filmed/streamed by TV Santa Barbara. The forum was interpreted from English to Spanish by Silvia Uribe of TransilPro. Running for the…

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TV Santa Barbara Wins Gold, Silver and Bronze at 2021 Telly Awards

The “Make Goleta Count!” Census video produced in partnership with the City of Goleta wins the prestigious Gold Award for Video Excellence. SANTA BARBARA, CA – May 25, 2021 – TV Santa Barbara (TVSB), the region’s community media access center that operates channels 17 and 71, is proud to announce today that they were recognized…

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TV Santa Barbara Modernizes Editing Stations

TV Santa Barbara has modernized its editing bay to comply with safety regulations while also providing more resources for members. TVSB Members will now be able to reserve editing time online and will have access to the latest versions of both Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere. We look forward to welcoming you back as…

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TV Santa Barbara Media Awards 2019

Dear Members and Attendees, From all of us at TV Santa Barbara, thank you so much for attending the 2019 TVSB Media Access Awards and for your support of community access television. The energy and electricity at the Alcazar Theatre was incredible and we are still glowing from the success of that amazing event. We…

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Media Training Programs: New Season Starts September 1, 2018

Are you looking to share your message with the community or learn a new skill? Media Training Programs are currently offered at TVSB and are available for both members and the general public. Training will take place from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm on Saturdays at the TV Santa Barbara Studios, 329 S. Salinas Street.…

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Dean Noble - TV Santa Barbara Board Member

TV Santa Barbara Adds Dean Noble to Board of Directors

Dean Noble has joined the TV Santa Barbara Board of Directors. He is currently the director of marketing at the Santa Barbara Zoo. Noble began his career in the entertainment industry and worked in feature film development and acquisitions for ITC Entertainment in Studio City. He spent 10 years with the Universal Studios Recreation Group…

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IMadonari Street Painting Festival in Santa Barbara

TV Santa Barbara Participates in I Madonnari Festival

TV Santa Barbara was proud to support the Children’s Creative Project, a nonprofit arts education program of the Santa Barbara County Education Office, at the I Maddonari Festival over Memorial Day weekend at the Historic Old Santa Barbara Mission. Madonnari, which is Italian for street painters, transform the pavement in front of the Mission with…

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