GreenSingles.com. This site boasts that it is a leading online dating resource for progressive individuals in the environmental, vegetarian, and animal rights communities. This long-time site has now expanded to include many different communities that share a global consciousness.
Pounced.org. This free site was founded as a way for members of the furry fandom to meet each other, and had since become the primary furry personals site. Here, people who dress in animal costumes for entertainment or pleasure can mingle.
CanDoBetter.com. This unique site pairs photos of current or potential couples and lets other members vote on whether the partners have found their perfect match. If the community decides either person "can do better," he or she has the option of meeting someone new on the site.
TrekPassions.com. “Love long and prosper” is the message that Trek Passions promotes. Not just for fans of Star Trek or Star Wars, the site offers a meeting ground for daters, friends or those seeking someone to attend a Sci Fi convention with.
TheUglyBugBall.com. This dating site for “ugly” people boasts that it deals in reality. The homepage reads, “If you are one of the millions of people that don’t always like what they see in the mirror, then this is the place for you!”
Meet-An-Inmate.com. The site encourages users to “Just think how lonely it must feel at mail call to never hear your name being called, especially after being locked up for several years and family and friends have deserted you.”
TallFriends.com. A dating site for tall people, this site offers a place for tall singles - beautiful women, handsome men and tall people admirers - to mingle.
OurTime.com. A relatively new site, Our Time offers a place for singles over 50 to connect for love and companionship.
Geek-2-Geek (www.gk2gk.com/). A meeting ground for geeks, this site notes that geeks’ interests just aren't the same as most people's. As a result, traditional dating sites just won't cut it. “Geeks are special,” the site boasts.
VampirePassions.com. This free site unites vampires and vampire lovers. Members can join groups like "sanguine vampirism," "newly turned," "Team Edward” and many more.
DarwinDating.com. This site is purportedly only for good-looking individuals to mix and mingle with other attractive members. Mullets, fat rolls, acne and baldness are only a few of the features not allowed on the site.
FarmersOnly.com. This farming website claims to be a personals site for farmers, ranchers, agriculture students, rodeo enthusiasts, animal lovers, livestock owners, country wannabes, and down-to-earth singles.
LittlePeopleMeet.com. This community is specially designed to cater to singles who are little and dating, all while keeping in mind the “unique challenges” that little people face when dating in the world, according to the site.
WealthyMen.com. This site connects wealthy men and women looking for their “sugar daddies.” Men with a good career and a annual salary of $85,000 or more can join this site for free and begin searching for their mates.
It was a summer slam in Santa Barbara from what was once Hurricane Marie. Now it has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm, but the force coming in from the Pacific Ocean has roughed up some of our coastline.
A catalytic converter in a passing vehicle is suspected to be the cause of a brush fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon on the Harris Grade, near Lompoc. Firefighters were able to limit the blaze to less than 20 acres.
A Hurricane making its way through the Pacific Ocean is expected to bring high surf and strong currents to Ventura County south and southeast-facing beaches this week. Rescuers are urging the public to be cautious while entering the water, but surfers are enjoying the bigger sets.
Public Health officials across the state and across the border are searching for 24 year old Augustin Zeferino who was diagnosed with a highly contagious and drug resistant form of tuberculosis, or TB, by the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department.