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33 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
SANTA CRUZ >> A Capitola man will face charges in an alleged road rage incident where he is accused of firing a flare gun into a moving car.
3 hrs ago | KION 46
The Santa Cruz County District Attorney's Office, as a member of the California Food, Drug and Medical Device Task Force, is part of a consumper protection settlement against True Health LLC, Health Resources LLC and VRP Manufacturing LLC. The three companies manufacture a variety of nutritional supplements -- including "ultimate colon care ... (more)
6 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald
The Aromas Burger features charbroiled Angus beef with bacon, Monterey Jack cheese, and grilled mushrooms and onions on a toasted bun.
15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Swinerton Builders, the contractor for the UC Santa Cruz Coastal Biology Building, is seeking subcontractors for more than a dozen aspects of the project including mechanical, electrical, drywall, concrete, roofing and paint.
WATSONVILLE >> A 36-year-old Salinas man was arrested Saturday afternoon after several witnesses called police to report a man in a Lexus with a gun.
Addi Somekh's ability to twist balloons into mind-bending art has taken the UC Santa Cruz graduate into unexpected directions.
EDITOR'S NOTE: This article is one of a series on happiness and well-being featuring Santa Cruz County residents, highlighting the guiding beliefs and philosophy as well as the challenges, achievements and struggles that have given meaning to their lives.
Tessa Clifton, 8, from left, Phoebe Clifton, 10 and Nora Clifton, 8, splash through the San Lorenzo River at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park near Felton on Friday afternoon in an effort to escape the inland heat.
A pedestrian and bike path is slated to open in November inside Arana Gulch. The project could go 300,000 over its construction budget because of unforeseen difficulties with a suspension bridge.
CAPITOLA >> A bizarre scene unfolded at the beach in Capitola on Friday afternoon with thousands of dead fish on the beach and a paste-like substance in the water.
The faith-based community on the Central Coast is asking for help to aid tens of thousands of undocumented immigrant children and their families crossing the border.
We have all received offers that sounded too good to be true. The challenge is to discern what is real from what is bogus.
Land Trust of Santa Cruz County Conservation director Brian largay shows the cattle field, and eventual hiking area, at the Glenwood Open Space Preserve in Scotts Valley Visitors to Siltanen Park and residents of Tabor Drive may have noticed in recent weeks that the horses, once so familiar a sight in the open pasture of the adjacent Glenwood Open ... (more)
Announcement: Friday, July 25 at 7 p.m. at Bookshop Santa Cruz at 1520 Pacific Ave. Join Bookshop Santa Cruz and Save Our Shores for a celebration of Blue Mind , book signing with Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, an acclaimed marine biologist and conservationist.
Caltrans will begin an overnight project to install traffic cameras along six miles of Highway 1 from Freedom Boulevard in Aptos to Soquel Drive in Santa Cruz Monday at 9 p.m. No traffic delays are anticipated since no lane closures are required, but motorists should be aware of work crews in the area.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 08:36 pm
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