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FROM THE COLLECTION OF CIVIDINI
Tom Cole’s Humanitarian Efforts in Africa
Parallel his Passion for Plants
Aloes in the Mist ~ 20
An avid horticulturist and co-owner of Cold Spring Aloes,
Tom passes almost half the year in Africa,
where he helps communities rebuild
after natural disasters or periods of conflict.
By Matt Katz
Mission-Style Model ~ 30
The year 2017 marks the centennial of Ojai’s Spanish-style
architectural makeover. Find out how Ojai’s “new look”
may have influenced Santa Barbara’s signature style.
By Mark Lewis
Illustrated Map of Montecito ~ 42
By Janice Blair
Music Academy of the West
Summer School & Festival 2017 ~ 49
The 70th Anniversary season of one of the
nation’s preeminent summer music schools and festivals
has special events to mark the occasion.
Summerland, A Hidden Coastal Gem ~ 50
Rediscover this quaint seaside village that reflects the
charm and character of classic SoCal.
Rob Robinson – Builder, Artisan, Designer, Artist
Transforming Ideas into Reality ~ 52
Whether sketching, painting, building homes, making
wines or starting businesses, Robinson has been driven to
create something real and of lasting value from an idea.
By Cheryl Crabtree
American Dream Italian Style
Enterprising Spirits of the Miratti Family ~ 62
Although the ubiquitous corner liquor store has faded into
the past, Miratti is still a familiar name in Santa Barbara.
By Adele Menichella
Art, Wine & Food ~ 68
Celebrate spring and summer cultural and culinary events,
live music, art shows and anniversaries
throughout the region.
By Nancy Ransohoff
The Jewel of America’s Riviera
The Legendary Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore
Santa Barbara ~ 78
A favored retreat of old Hollywood and America’s elite, the
resort is toasting its 90th anniversary.