Tag archives: Anne Smith Towbes

CADA’s 13th Annual Gratitude Luncheon
By Joanne A Calitri   |   March 19, 2024

The Council on Alcoholism and Drug Addiction held its 13th Annual Gratitude Luncheon Honoring its Mentorship Program, Wednesday, March 8 at the El Encanto Santa Barbara. The luncheon was founded by Anne Smith Towbes to celebrate the mentor program, which is 28 years strong. This year, the CADA honoree mentor is Kenny Slaught. He was […]

A Double Memoir
By Lynda Millner   |   November 30, 2021

One of our local luminaries, Mary Tonetti Dorra, has just published another book. I first met Mary on a Santa Barbara Museum of Art trip to New Zealand where she had entrée to the American Ambassador’s home and particularly the gardens. The Santa Barbara gang got to come along. Since then, she’s been a busy […]