Quality News

Santa Barbara Air Quality Remains a Concern

Larger particles (PM 10) and smoke in the air will make air quality conditions appear worse and lead to poor visibility in some areas of the county. Those larger particles are less harmful to health than the smaller, fine particles, which are invisible ...and more »

A string of restaurants is no guarantee of quality

Sir, Hear, hear, Nicholas Lander! (“A friend of the family”, December 9.) May this trend of new family restaurants continue and multiply. I was especially happy that the Troisgros are resisting entreaties for them to expand internationally. I have ...

Ashghal committed to high-quality infrastructure development

Public Works Authority (Ashghal) President Eng Saad bin Ahmed al-Muhannadi extended his greetings to His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, His Highness the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, the State of Qatar and the ...and more »

Bay sees 'near-record high' water quality

EASTON — Water quality in the Chesapeake Bay has reached a near-record high, according to estimates announced Thursday, Dec. 14, by the Chesapeake Bay Program. According to preliminary data from the U.S. Geological Survey, almost 40 percent of the Bay ...

Ulta Beauty: High Quality Growth Just Went On Sale

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) is a textbook example of GARP, or Growth at a Reasonable Price investing. After a 30% decline since summer, the company is priced at a level that should attract both growth and value investors alike. The company has a ...and more »