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4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
We're not talking about the death last November of the Google executive after a heroin overdose allegedly administered by a prostitute aboard the executive's yacht in the Santa Cruz harbor.
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8 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
WATSONVILLE >> A 22-year-old Pajaro man was hospitalized after he ran around naked and allegedly broke windows and assaulted a Watsonville police officer during a drug induced episode Friday night, Watsonville police said.
13 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
A Sunnyvale man was arrested at his home Thursday after he sent text messages to teenage girls so that they would send him provocative photos, Santa Cruz County authorities said.
18 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape
The California Department of Public Health is lifting the April 4 and April 28, 2014 health advisories warning consumers not to eat recreationally harvested bivalve shellfish or the internal organs of commercially or recreationally caught anchovy, sardines, or crab taken from Monterey and Santa Cruz counties.
22 hrs ago | KSBW-TV
AND NOT JUST IN CALIFORNIA. ACTION NEWS REPORTER PHIL GOMEZ IS LIVE IN SANTA CRUZ ON HOW HE LURED IN HIS VICTIMS... ERIN... THE TEENS THOUGHT THEY WERE TEXTING THEIR DADS... BUT INVESTIGATORS SAY, INSTEAD THEY WERE TRADING TEXTS WITH A PREDATOR: SCOTT ANGELO WAS NOT HAPPY TO SEE NEWS CAMERAS TURN UP AT HIS SUNNYVALE HOME FRIDAY MORNING.
The commission currently has vacancies in the 1st District 4th District and 5th District The commission is a 10-member volunteer body appointed by the Board of Supervisors to advise the Board and the County Alcohol and Drug Program on alcohol and drug abuse issues through participation in the planning process, development of the goals and policies ... (more)
The California Department of Public Health lifted a seafood health warning issued in April about eating certain shellfish caught in Monterey or Santa Cruz Counties.
A model of a transformed Abbott Square is on display in the downtown Santa Cruz gathering spot adjacent to the Museum of Art & History on Thursday.
MOSS LANDING >> Two people died Friday morning in a multiple vehicle collision Friday morning on Highway 1 just south of the Santa Cruz County line.
Olympia - Meehan1submitted7-11-14 .The Meehan siding, shown here in 1939, was once the hub of rail commerce to the Zayante community in the early 20th Century until heavy rains destroyed it in 1940.
A 20-year-old man arrested early Thursday entering Live Oak Elementary School with vandalism tools is suspected of spraying graffiti around Santa Cruz County.
Addiction is one of the most bedeviling and ruinous torments of the human experience.
Migrant Head Start provides child care for local farm workers at the home of Armando Zamudio and Estrella Palmerin-Zamudio.
FOLSOM >> A 1973 Capitola convicted murder-rapist's "untreated predatory nature and sexual deviancy" caused a state board to deny parole this week, according to the Santa Cruz County District Attorney's office.
A little bit of local history rolled into town on Wednesday, July 9, as a steam locomotive that began its long life in Davenport more than 100 years ago returned to the rails in Santa Cruz County when it rolled from an oversized flatbed truck onto the tracks at Roaring Camp Railroads.
One person was injured and 10 people displaced in a fire that badly damaged a single-story duplex in Watsonville, the Watsonville Fire Department reported.
"We have a housing crisis in our community," he said, speaking to more than 100 people Tuesday at the Santa Cruz County Business Council luncheon at UC Santa Cruz's Terra Fresca Restaurant.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 11:54 pm
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