Morning Song

Big crowd at the harbor Saturday to watch Morning Song, go into the water for the first time. It took 25 years to build it in Ken & Loretta Minor’s backyard.

Retired SBCC Faculty Member Mike Von Alvensleben Inducted Into Commercial Diving Hall of Fame

Mike Von Alvensleben is the ninth individual from Santa Barbara to be inducted into the Commercial Diving Hall of Fame. (SBCC Marine Diving Technology Department photo) Santa Barbara City College’s Marine Diving Technology Department has announced that retired faculty member Mike Von Alvensleben has been inducted into the Commercial Diving Hall of Fame at the recent Association… ( More )

Dredger in the Fog

There is a dredger in that fog. Fog is making it difficult to get some fishing in and so is the dredger. The SB harbor is now open for vessels with a shallow draft, but is still closed to those with a deeper draft. Dredging continues this week.

Lady Hamilton at SBMM

From left to right is Past Board President Ken Clements, current Board Member Elsbeth Kleen, Jimmy Young and Jeney Young (former owner of McConnell’s Ice Cream, and Greg Gorga, with a portrait of Lady Hamilton, the mistress of Lord Nelson. Retired British Navy Commander Alex Morrice gave a talk on Lady Hamilton at the SB Yacht… ( More )