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Santa Cruz, California is located in Santa Cruz County. Zip codes in Santa Cruz, CA include 95061, 95064, and 95060. The median home price in Santa Cruz is $699,500 which is roughly $478/per square foot. More Santa Cruz information.

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57 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

Marine Mammal Center team works to rescue Santa Cruz sea lion

SANTA CRUZ >> Early morning kayaker Amber Jones, who recently spotted a sea lion with netting embedded in its head, was ecstatic when she learned the ailing marine mammal had been rescued.

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2 hrs ago | Indybay.org

American Civil Liberties Union Santa Cruz County: License Plate Readers? Not Here

Santa Cruz is a few pen strokes away from installing Automated License Plate Readers in city police cruisers.

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4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz City

Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

"Cabrillo has become a summer mecca for musicians and a premier musical destination for audiences."

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8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

California whooping cough epidemic: Latinos vigilant about vaccinating children

But Latinos who live in southern Santa Cruz County have higher vaccination rates and a dramatically lower incidence of whooping cough than the more affluent white population in the northern end of the county, according to data reported by schools and the county health department.

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12 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

Local brewers, bands feed budding nightlife in downtown Watsonville

Mackenzie Fullmer is hosting a brew night this Friday at her Second Street Cafe in downtown Watsonville, featuring beers and brewers from Seabright Brewery.

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16 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Bl'ast From the Past: Santa Cruz Punks Return to NYC After 25 Year Absence

It turns out Bl'ast won't be back out east after all, as vocalist Clifford Dinsmore has come down with a nasty ear infection.

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16 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

Coast Lines, July 23, 2014: Red Cross volunteers sent to Washington fire

The American Red Cross Santa Cruz County Chapter has deployed additional volunteers to Washington where wildfires have forced residents from their homes.

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16 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

UCSC scholarship honors Capitola murder victim

SANTA CRUZ >> Joseph Gordon Smith, a Santa Cruz man who was shot and killed in his Capitola office in November, will be honored with a scholarship in his name at UC Santa Cruz.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz council OKs new building for PCS

SANTA CRUZ >> The Santa Cruz City Council approved plans Tuesday for Pacific Collegiate School to relocate its renown charter program to a largely empty building on the Westside, a proposal that requires special permits to operate in an industrial zone.

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Santa Cruz Sentinel

Capitola gets proposal to sell City Hall

CAPITOLA >> A local development group has approached city officials with a proposal to buy 420 Capitola Ave., the property in Capitola Village where City Hall and the police station is located.

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San Jose Mercury News

A Buddhist pathway to freedom from addiction

Addiction is one of the most bedeviling and ruinous torments of the human experience.

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Patch.com

Homeless Sanctuary Crusaders Plan To 'Set Record Straight' at City Council Meeting

Hoping to "bring sanctuary" to the transients of Santa Cruz, the grassroots group , Santa Cruz Sanctuary Village , is being blasted this week by opponents of its plans to erect a homeless encampment.

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Inside Bay Area

Central California firm issues nationwide fruit recall over possible listeria contamination

A Central California company has issued a voluntary nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

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Indybay.org

Mideast Migraines - Dare to Speak Out, begin chapter 6

Continued reading of Paul Findley's "They Dare to Speak Out", begin chapter 6, interstitial music.

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Examiner.com

Homeschool Conferences - 2014

Homeschool and educational conferences are great for meeting like-minded people and discussing topics of interest to everyone.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz council to mull water rate hike

Water Treatment Supervisor Dustin Holtzclaw walks through the filter gallery of the Graham Hill Water Treatment Plant, which is due for a major upgrade that could be aided through a proposed water rate increase.

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Santa Cruz Sentinel

Cops and Courts: July 22, 2014: Fair Avenue floods in Santa Cruz

Fair Avenue flooded on Monday evening near Ingalls Street as utility workers continued to try to contain it at 7:30 p.m. Water from underground spilled on to the street near 1010 Fair Ave. about 5:45 p.m., said Santa Cruz police Sgt.

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The Campbell Reporter

California drought: 'Water cops' being hired by Bay Area agencies to root out water waste

It's about to get more difficult to go unnoticed if your sprinklers are watering the street more than your lawn.

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Santa Cruz Sentinel

Hits and Misses, July 22, 2014: Yes to whale shows and the research power of drones

HIT >> Yes, the rules surrounding low-flying, unmanned drones have been tricky to craft - you don't want every Tom, Dick and Harry experimenting with aerial drones over the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.

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Patch.com

Where & When To Roll Up Your Sleeve & Be A Hero In Santa Cruz

During the summer months, on average, about two fewer donors give blood at each Red Cross blood drive than what is needed to meet the needs of patients.

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