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1 hr ago | Patch.com
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5 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian
North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.
With paint speckled on his jeans and staining his hands, Paul De Worken steps back from the side of a garage to look a large sunflower he finished painting.
The train is its second year of operation. Last year, the holiday train operated from Santa Cruz to Davenport.
Thousands gathered on Pacific Avenue, which was bathed with intermittent sun, to watch as the parade streamed down the street.
"When the burdens of the presidency seem unusually heavy, I always remind myself it could be worse.
Gateway School students Lucy Zicarelli and Talia Bernstein carry bags containing some of the 250 jackets collected during the school's student council coat drive to a waiting van from Classic Vapor Cleaners on Friday.
You're invited to participate in a free and fun community tradition. It's the Lighted Boat Parade, which will launch at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Santa Cruz Harbor.
The Santa Cruz Public Works Department on Tuesday will ask the City Council for permission to take the first step toward raising wastewater rates an average of nearly 20 percent during the next four years for residential users.
Santa Cruz County sheriff's leaders unveiled a new crime lab and coroner's facility on Soquel Avenue on Friday, touting it as a way to streamline criminal investigations.
Santa Cruz County Treasurer-Tax Collector Fred Keeley has announced window service will be extended by one hour to assist people paying their property tax bill, which is due Tuesday.
The following is boilerplate from a National Weather Service warning to State /Local governments, and other agencies/NGOs that occurs when temperatures are expected to drop below freezing for at least two hours .
Saturday, December 7 is the 6th annual Handmade Gift Sale of $25-and-under items, from 10 am-4pm at Center Street Grill.
Male elephant seals recognize the unique calls of their rivals, helping them know when to fight or flee, new research suggests.
Freeze Warning for Santa Cruz County was issued at December 08 at 8:43AM PST