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Most Recent Additions (pet friendly rental resource)
NCES Students' Classroom
State Street Mile (Mile Run Up State Street With Dogs!)
Bald Eagle Cam - Santa Cruz Island

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Disaster Planning
Entertainment & Activities (local)
General Interest (not local) 
Local Government & Chambers of Commerce
Local History
Medical, Health & Safety
Miscellaneous Community Information
 Most Recent Additions to these Great Links!
Museums & Galleries
News & Entertainment Online - Local & National
Parks & Hiking
Real Estate & Moving
Schools, Universities & Trade Schools
Sporting Events
Sports & Recreation
Tax Information
Utilities - Electricity, Gas, Water, Trash, Cable, etc.
Wineries & Breweries


All For Animals - Santa Barbara
Animal Safety - Red Cross
Bald Eagle Cam - Santa Cruz Island
Bird Farm, Santa Barbara
Bunnies Urgently Needing Shelter (BUNS)
Discovery Cams (Mostly Animals)
Los Angeles Zoo
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Nigel's Wild World
Presidential Pet Museum
Sounds of The World's Animals
State Street Mile (Mile Run Up State Street With Dogs!)
Uncle Matty's Dog Training Center (not local) (pet friendly rental resource)
Wildlife Care Network, Santa Barbara
Zoo, Santa Barbara

Nipper's Restaurant and Wine Review
Wineries & Breweries

Disaster Planning

Animal Safety - Red Cross
Emergency Preparedness Guide
Special Needs Planning
Survive Alive Fire Safety
Your Family Disaster Supplies Kit

Entertainment & Activities (local)

101 Free Things To Do (S.B. Conference & Visitors Bureau)

Actors Theatre, Santa Barbara
Antiques, Summerland
Audubon Society, Santa Barbara
Avocado Festival
Band Links - Local Bands, Concerts, Shows
Birding Trail, Central Coast
Black and Blue Ball - MDA Benefit
Bluegrass West
Botanic Gardens, Santa Barbara
CAMASB - Community Arts Museum Association
Center Stage Theater
Chamber Orchestra, Santa Barbara
Chinese Festival
Choral Society, Santa Barbara
Cinco de Mayo in Santa Barbara
Circle Bar B Guest Ranch - Dinner Theater
Coastal Quilters
Community Calendar - Santa Barbara
Concert Information  - KTYD (99.9 FM)
Country Dance Society, Santa Barbara
Dance Alliance
Downtown Santa Barbara
El Capitan Canyon - Concerts
Ensemble Theatre Company, Santa Barbara
Fair, Santa Barbara County
Fiesta - Old Spanish Days
Film Festival 2, Santa Barbara International
Flamenco Arts Festival
Fourth of July -
French Festival
Goleta Valley Art Association
I Madonnari - Italian Street Painting
Jewish Festival
Lemon Festival
Live Oak Music Festival
Lobero Theatre
Movies - Carpinteria
Movies - Goleta
Movies - Santa Barbara
MultiCultural Center, UCSB
Music Academy of the West
Music Club, Santa Barbara
Opera Santa Barbara
Orchid Estate, Santa Barbara
Orchid Show, Santa Barbara International
Orchid Society of Santa Barbara
PCPA Theaterfest
Performing Arts League, Santa Barbara
Polo & Racquet Club, Santa Barbara
Porsche Club of America, Santa Barbara
Renaissance Faire, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Bowl - Concert Information
Sports Car Club, Santa Barbara
State Street Mile (Mile Run Up State Street With Dogs!)
Stearns Wharf
Summer Solstice
Symphony, Santa Barbara
Symphony, Santa Barbara Youth
Tide Chart for Santa Barbara
Tom Ball & Kenny Sultan - Great Blues Musicians
Trolley Tours
Wheels and Waves - Car Show
Zoo, Santa Barbara

General Interest (not local)

All The Web - Search Engine
ATM Locator (by VISA)
Better Business Bureau
Bureau of Unclaimed Property (CA State Controller)
California Highway Information
California Missions
California Wildflowers
Census Bureau - USDC
Computer Virus & Email Hoaxes
Computer Virus Information
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Crime Statistics & Data -
Daylight Saving Info (When, Why, etc.)
Direct Relief International
Do-Not-Call - National Registry
Earthquake Information - USGS
Federal Consumer Information Center
FDA Food Safety Advice
FICO Booklet "Understanding Your Credit Score" (pdf)
FICO Credit Score Estimator
Flex Your Power - CA Energy Commission
Guinness World Records
Internet Access Speed Test - McAfee
Internet Access Speed Test - WestNet (miscellaneous)
Kelley Blue Book - Car Values
Library, Internet (IPL)
Living Earth (from space)
Mount St. Helens VolcanoCam
Movie Mistakes
Patent and Trademark Office, U.S.
Reverse Phone Directory
Science @ NASA
Time - Official U.S. Time for Santa Barbara
Time Zone Converter - National & International
Translate English to Spanish
Urban Legends, Folklore, Internet Hoaxes
Urban Legends, Hoaxes, Reference Page (
U.S. Postal Service
White Pages - SuperPages
Windows XP Home Page
Zip Code Lookup - Try This First
Zip Code Lookup - USPS


African Wildlife Foundation
Aquarium Teacher (Texas State Aquarium) (not local)
Bald Eagle Cam - Santa Cruz Island
Big Kids Page (not local)
BMX, Santa Barbara
Boys & Girls Club of Santa Barbara
Boys & Girls Club - Canon Perdido Street
Buzzy Bee Maze
California Teachers Association
ChildTime Nanny Placement
Discovery Cams (Mostly Animals)
Discovery Channel
Family Fun - Disney
Games & Interactive - Discovery Channel
Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara
Guinness World Records
Gymboree of Santa Barbara
Gymnastics, Spirals Foundation
Horse Cam, The (games, activities, health)
Kids Web Channel - EarthLink
Light Up Your Brain
Little Kids Page
Living Earth (from space)
Los Angeles Zoo
Media Guide, Parental
Monopoly Links
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Museum of Art - Children's Gallery
My CoolPet - Virtual Pet Online
NCES Students' Classroom
Nigel's Wild World
Olympic Team Base Camp - Winter Olympics (not local)
Parent Education - SBCC
Parents Page
Parent Source, Santa Barbara
Presidential Pet Museum
Real Magick & Wizardry - Discovery Channel
Rocky The Rockhound (Rock Collecting)
Sailing & Kayaking Camps
Sally Ride Science Club
Saturn Spotlight - Journey to a Ringed World (NASA)
Santa Barbara Water Polo Club
Science @ NASA
SpaceKids - NASA
Soccer - AYSO
Sounds of The World's Animals
Special Olympics, Santa Barbara
Spirals Gymnastics Foundation
StarChild for Young Astronomers (loads slowly)
Story Sites Online - Links
Summer Camps - UCSB
The Living Room - Drug & Alcohol Free Club
Tic Tac Toe
Tide Chart for Santa Barbara
Truth. The Anti-Drug
Whole Child - PBS (not local)
Youth Activity Guide, News Press
Youth Symphony, Santa Barbara

Local Government,
Chambers of Commerce

Air Pollution Control District, Santa Barbara County
Carpinteria Chamber of Commerce
Chamber of Commerce, Goleta Valley
Chamber of Commerce, Goleta - Member Directory
Chamber of Commerce, Santa Barbara Region
Chamber of Commerce, Solvang
City of Carpinteria
City of Goleta
City of Santa Barbara
City of Santa Barbara Fact Sheet
City of Santa Maria
Conference & Visitors Bureau, Santa Barbara
County of Santa Barbara
Housing Authority - Affordable Housing - City of SB
Planning & Development - County of Santa Barbara
Public Works - County of Santa Barbara
Zoning - Property Files - City of Santa Barbara

Local History

Chronology - City of Santa Barbara
Chumash & Local History
Chumash Life - Natural History Museum
Earthquake History, Santa Barbara
Granada Theatre History
Historic Santa Barbara Mission Photo
Historical Landmarks - Santa Barbara County
Historical Landmarks (State) in Santa Barbara County
Historical Society, Goleta Valley
History Collections at UCSB, Santa Barbara Area
Mission Santa Barbara
Mission, Santa Barbara
Old Mission, Santa Barbara
Trussel-Winchester Adobe
Trust for Historic Preservation, Santa Barbara
Wine Industry - Local History

Medical, Health & Safety

Al-Anon - Family & Friends of Alcoholics
Alcoholic Anonymous, Santa Barbara
Allergy Alert
Alternative Care Links - Santa Barbara Health
Alzheimer's Association - Central Coast
Assisted Elderly Care
Braille Institute
CDC - Center for Disease Control
Cornerstone House - Developmentally Disabled
Cottage Health System - Goleta Valley, Santa Barbara, and Santa Ynez Cottage Hospitals
Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse
Diabetes Resource Center of Santa Barbara County
Domestic Violence Solutions
Dream Foundation for the Terminally Ill
Easy Lift Transportation for Mobility Impaired
Family Safety & Health - National Safety Council
Family Service Agency
Grief and Bereavement Links - Worldwide
Indoor Air Quality in Homes - EPA
Lupus & Rheumatic Diseases Home Page, S.B.
Nutrient Data, USDA
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
Rape Crisis Center
Rehabilitation Institute of Santa Barbara
Saint Francis Medical Center
Sansum Medical Foundation
Self-Help/Support Groups Directory
Shelter Services for Women
Stuttering Help
Truth. The Anti-Drug
Vital Records, Where to Write - National Center for Health Statistics

Community Information


Allergy Alert
Assisted Elderly Care
Astrophysics Project - UCSB
Business Alliance, Santa Barbara
ChildTime Nanny Placement
Climate in Santa Barbara
Conference & Visitors Bureau, Santa Barbara
Contractors Association, Santa Barbara
Dams Within Santa Barbara County
El Capitan Ranch -
Environmental Resources - CERES, Santa Barbara
Feng Shui Dynamics
Film Commission, Santa Barbara County
Gaviota Coast Conservancy
Genealogical Society, Santa Barbara County
Goleta Attractions (Project by Hollister School)
Harbor Cam (from SBYC - intermittent)
League of Santa Barbara
Leadbetter Beach Cam (from SBYC)
League of Women Voters, Santa Barbara
Libraries Open to the Public
Library - Electronic Resources, Santa Barbara
Maps - Pacific Traveler Supply
Marine Photography/Film/Video Production
Mensa - Local Group Contact Information
Montecito Fire Protection District
Municipal Code - City of S.B.
Music Club, Santa Barbara
Newcomers, Santa Barbara
News Clipping Service, Santa Barbara County
Parent Source, Santa Barbara
Photography - Tom Tuttle
Police Department, Santa Barbara
Police Department, UCSB
Santa Barbara Beautiful
Santa Barbara Fact Sheet, City of
Santa Barbara Foundation - Philanthropy
Satellite Photo Gallery
Scanner Frequencies, Santa Barbara
Sister Cities of Santa Barbara
Social Security - Santa Barbara
South Coast Community Aquatic Center
See how Gay is Contributing to the Aquatic Center Construction
Utilities - Electricity, Gas, Water, Trash, Cable, etc. - Santa Barbara
Weather in SB - National Weather Service
Weather Underground - Santa Barbara
Wedding Services Directory, Santa Barbara
Wedding Services - Destination Santa Barbara
Yellow Pages, Santa Barbara
Your Neighborhood - City of Santa Barbara

Museums & Galleries

Antique Toys
Arte Divino Studio
Arlington Gallery
Brooks Institute Student Gallery
Carriage and Western Art Museum
Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara
Delphine Gallery
Easton Gallery
Gallery 113
Goleta Valley Art Association
Goleta Valley Historical Society
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museums
Lacuna Gallery - Marcia Burtt Studio
Thomas D. Mangelson (note S.B. Gallery)
Maritime Museum
Maureen Murphy Fine Arts
Mission Creek Studios
MultiCultural Center, UCSB
Museum of Art
Museum of Art - Children's Gallery
Museum of Natural History
Peregrine Galleries
Reynolds Gallery, Westmont
Royal Gallery of Needlework
Sandy Shepard's Art Gallery
SBCC Art Department
Seascapes, Santa Barbara - Peggy Oki
South Coast Railroad Museum - Goleta Depot
B. J. Stapen Fine Artist
Step One Gallery
Sullivan Goss Gallery
Svit Ozor Fine Arts
UCSB Art Museum
Waterhouse Gallery

News & Entertainment Online
(Local & National)

ABYZ News Links - International
Beacon, The South Coast
Calvin and Hobbes Comic Strip
Cathy Comic Strip
The Channels Online - SBCC
Coastal View - Carpinteria Valley Weekly
Comics & More -
Daily Nexus - UCSB
Dilbert Comic Strip
Discovery Channel
Doonesbury Comic Strip "Santa Barbara's On-line Magazine"
Garfield Comic Strip
Goleta Valley Voice - Weekly
Independent, Santa Barbara
KDB - FM 93.7 Classical Music
KEYT (Channel 3)
KSBY (Channel 6)
KTYD - FM 99.9
Lompoc Record
Los Angeles Times
Montecito Magazine - U.S. & International Links
News-Press, Santa Barbara
Orange County Register
Pacific Coast Business Times
PBS Online
Robb Report - Luxury Lifestyle
San Diego Union Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose Mercury News
Santa Barbara News-Press
Snoopy Comic Strip
Ventura County Star
Wall Street Journal

Parks & Hiking

California State Parks
Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
El Capitan Canyon
Hikes, Santa Barbara
Los Padres National Forest
Parks, Santa Barbara County
Parks & Recreation, Santa Barbara

Real Estate & Moving

Gay Milligin & Company
American Title Company
California Department of Real Estate
Equity Title of Santa Barbara
Feng Shui Dynamics
FICO Booklet "Understanding Your Credit Score" (pdf)
FICO Credit Score Estimator
Fidelity Title of Santa Barbara
First American Title of Santa Barbara
Glossary of Real Estate Terms (California D.R.E.)
Home Inspectors, American Society
Mold, Moisture & Your Home (EPA)
Mortgage Calculator & Financial News
Mortgage Fraud, Stop
Moving Guide & Change of Address - USPS
New to California? DMV Registration & Licensing
Newcomers, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Beautiful
Tax Information
Tax Incentives Assistance Project (TIAP) (pet friendly rental resource)
Zoning - Property Files - City of Santa Barbara

Schools, Universities, Trade Schools

Antioch University - Santa Barbara
Bishop Garcia Diego High School
Braille Institute
Brooks Institute of Photography
Cate School - College Prep, Boarding
Channel League - High School Sports
Charter School, Santa Barbara
City College, Santa Barbara
Dos Pueblos High School
Education Office, Santa Barbara County
Fielding Graduate Institute
Goleta Family School
Institute for Computational Earth System Science
Laguna Blanca School - Hope Ranch
Law, Santa Barbara College of
Law Library, Santa Barbara County
Marine Diving Technology Training
Marine Science Institute at UCSB
Museum of Art - Education
Music Academy of the West
Oriental Medicine, Santa Barbara College of
Public Schools Accountability Act
Recording for the Blind & Dislexic
San Marcos High School Alumni
SBCC Online College
Santa Barbara County Schools
Santa Barbara High School Alumni
School Accountability Report Cards
School Wise Press - About CA Schools
UCSB Alumni Association
UCSB Digital Library
UCSB Extension - Online & Off Campus
Waldorf School of Santa Barbara
Westmont College

Sporting Events

Channel League - High School Sports
Olympics, Athens Summer 2004
Olympics - Winter Olympic Team
Olympics, Torino Winter 2006
Santa Barbara Foresters - Baseball
Tour de France
UCSB Athletics - Official Website
UCSB Men's Basketball
UCSB Women's Basketball

Sports & Recreation

Adventure Company, Santa Barbara
Athletic Club, Santa Barbara
Ballet, State Street
Bicycle Coalition, Santa Barbara
Bicycling - Solvang Century & Half Century
Bike Tour & Fest for Multiple Sclerosis
Bike Week in Santa Barbara
Cathedral Oaks Athletic Club
Circle Bar Bar Guest Ranch - Horseback
Cloud Climbers Jeep Tours
Cycling Club, Goleta Valley
Dive & Photography Travel, Tom Campbell
Dive Center, Anacapa
Diving - Channel Islands
Fishing Report & Message Board
Fly Fishers, Santa Barbara
Flying Club, Santa Barbara
Golf, Glen Annie
Golf, Sandpiper
Golf Course Directory - Santa Barbara County
Gymnastics Club, Santa Barbara
Gymnastics, Spirals Foundation
Half-Marathon, Santa Barbara
Harbor, Santa Barbara
Hikes, Santa Barbara
Horse Back Riding
Leadbetter Beach Cam (from SBYC)
Maps - Pacific Traveler Supply
Marathon, Santa Barbara
MotoSchool - Motorcycles & ATVs (not local)
Municipal Airport , Santa Barbara - by PilotAge
Outdoors, Santa Barbara - Recreation Links
Paddle Sports of Santa Barbara
Paragliding & Hang Gliding in Santa Barbara
Parks & Recreation, Santa Barbara
Polo & Racquet Club, Santa Barbara
Porsche Club of America, Santa Barbara - Australian Surf Report - Running & Walking (Santa Barbara Athletic Association)
Santa Barbara Water Polo Club (kids to masters)
Sailing Center, Santa Barbara
Sailing Charter - Sunset Kidd
Santa Maria Speedway
Scuba Club - Pacific Coast Divers
Scuba Diving Fleet - Truth Aquatics
Skateboarding, Transworld (not local)
Skater's Point - Santa Barbara
Ski and Sports Club, Santa Barbara
Snow Report (Ski) Southern California
Soaring Association, Santa Barbara
Soccer Club, Santa Barbara
Special Olympics, Santa Barbara
Speedskating, Santa Barbara
Spirals Foundation for Gymnastics
Sports Car Club, Santa Barbara
Surf & Tide Forecast
Surfing, Santa Barbara
Surfrider Foundation, Santa Barbara
Swim Club, Santa Barbara
Tennis, Santa Barbara
Tennis Rules - USTA
Tide Chart for Santa Barbara
Triathlon Club, Santa Barbara
Ultimate Frisbee, Santa Barbara
Ventura Raceway
Wave Size (Swell Height) in Santa Barbara County
Whale Watching & Sport Fishing - Condor
Whale Watching on the Double Dolphin
Wheels and Waves - Car Show
Yacht Club, Santa Barbara
Yater Surfboards

Tax Information

EDD - Unemployment, Disability
E-File - California
E-File - IRS
Fraud Alerts, Tax/IRS
Moving Expenses - IRS
Residential Rental Property - IRS
Selling Your Home - IRS
Small Business/Self-Employed
Social Security
Tax Incentives Assistance Project (TIAP)
Tax Information for Businesses
Tax Information for Individuals


Airbus, Santa Barbara - LAX & Charters SBA
Airport, Santa Barbara
Caltrans - Department of Transportation
California Highway Information
County Road Closures, Santa Barbara
Department of Motor Vehicles - California
Easy Lift Transportation for Mobility Impaired
Flying Club, Santa Barbara
Freeway Speed Map - Real Time in Metro Areas
MTD (Metropolitan Transportation District - Buses)
Municipal Airport, Santa Barbara - by PilotAge
National Traffic and Road Closure Information
Public Works - County of Santa Barbara
Trolley Tours

Wineries & Breweries



Beckman Vineyards, Los Olivos
Brander Vineyard, Santa Ynez
Buttonwood Farm Winery, Solvang
Consilience Wines, Los Olivos
Curtis Winery, Los Olivos
Daniel Gehrs Wines, Los Olivos
Epiphany Cellars, Santa Ynez
Fess Parker Winery, Los Olivos
Firestone Vineyard, Los Olivos
Firestone Walker Brewery, Buellton
Hitching Post Wines, Buellton
Jaffurs Wine Cellars
Koehler Winery, Los Olivos
Lafond Winery, Buellton
Longoria Wines, Los Olivos
Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards, Solvang
M.Brown & Kalyra Wines, Santa Ynez
Morovino Fine Wine, Solvang
Rancho Sisquoc, Santa Maria Valley
Rideau Vineyard, Santa Ynez
Santa Barbara County Wines
Santa Barbara Winery, Santa Barbara (not local) (not local)
Wine Tasting Guide, Santa Barbara Independent
Zaca Mesa Winery, Los Olivos