A Special Visitor at SBMM

Virginia Simar is the Great- Granddaughter of Albert & Julia Williams, Keepers of the Point Conception Lighthouse lens in the 19th century. You can learn more about this story and much more at SBMM.

Rincon Classic

The Rincon Classic surfing competition waiting game for the right conditions is about to start. We wish all surfers luck in catching the perfect wave.

Winfield Scott Shipwreck Anniversary

Loaded with over 300 passengers and crew, bags of mail, and $1 million in gold, the steamship departed San Francisco for Panama on December 2, 1853… At 11:00 pm, the Winfield Scott crashed into a large rock off Middle Anacapa at full speed, striking two holes in the bow. The stern then struck, knocking away the… ( More )