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The 38th annual Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau Apple Pie Baking Contest will take place on the fair's opening day, Sept.
SCOTTS VALLEY >> A sex offender treatment center that drew the ire of some parents because it was located near Scotts Valley Middle School closed Monday.
Diane Steverson is participating in the Etsy program to get her wedding cake topper business off the ground.
Authorities took this knife from a man near Pinto Lake on Monday after he threatened to kill himself.
A standoff that occurred Monday afternoon ended after two hours of negotiation with a 69-year-old man holding a knife to his throat.
Arts Council Santa Cruz County, 1070 River St., will host a mixer for the Scotts Valley Chamber of Commerce 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday at the Tannery campus.
For Northern and Central California residents, the 6.0 quake rattled memories and fears as well - especially since Napa, while powerful and destructive, was not the dreaded Big One long predicted by scientists and researchers.
SANTA CRUZ >> More than three years after torrents of rain triggered slides that took out parts of several rural roads, the county is finally getting to work on repairing them.
LOMA PRIETA EARTHQUAKE NEARLY 25 YEARS AGO. WHEN THAT 6- POINT-9 QUAKE STRUCK ...PARTS OF DOWNTOWN SANTA CRUZ WERE COMPLETELY DESTROYED.
SANTA CRUZ >> Sometimes, lies have a tendency to snowball out of control and "take on a life of their own," the defense for accused child molester Randy Jay Smith said Monday in court.
Santa Cruz police used videos from local businesses to gather evidence leading to the arrest of a woman Sunday in a hit-and-run crash that left a 70-year-old man in critical condition, police said today.
A humpback whale mother and calf feed on abundant anchovies just offshore near Moss Landing, while two men enjoy the spectacle from the beach.
SANTA CRUZ >> Police seized a handgun from a 32-year-old Santa Cruz felon after he was spotted on the Westside last week.
One of D.A. Bob Lee's principal demands in the Santa Cruz Eleven cases has been "restitution" to Wells Fargo Bank.
Hope is not a strategy, luck is not a fallback position. But don't blame California firefighters if they have their fingers crossed during this year's fire season.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:35 pm
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