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2 min ago | KTVU Oakland
Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies were working Monday to confirm the identity of a person whose badly burned body was found inside an Aptos home that caught fire near state Highway 1 early Saturday morning, according to a deputy.
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2 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
After Bahlbi Gebrekristos woke up and noticed his hands had turned white from the cold, he made a point of getting into a local shelter for the night.
2 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
Deputies said they found a shotgun and drug paraphernalia at a convicted felon's home in Santa Cruz on Saturday.
6 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
New Bohemia Brewing Co. hopes to open in the Feldner Project, a two-story building with glass walls at 1030 41st Ave., next fall.
7 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
* UCSC and Shakespeare Play On are working hard to identify, address and finalize details relating to Shakespeare Play On's production of a 2014 season in the Glen under the Shakespeare Santa Cruz name.
After Thanksgiving, we urged Santa Cruz County residents to buy locally, and in doing so support local merchants, provide local jobs and help ensure the community reaps the benefit in terms of tax dollars.
The business model is simple yet stark: Forward fund the 2014 season between now and January 15, 2014 so that your favorite actors and directors can be hired, and future revenues can fund 2015.
The body of a man was found in the aftermath of a fire that destroyed a three-story home on the 9700 block of Monroe Avenue on Saturday morning, officials with Aptos/La Selva Fire said.
The Santa Cruz branch of the American Association of University Women plans its annual holiday luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 14 at Seascape Golf Course, 610 Clubhouse Drive.
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.
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 residents searching for doctors with the Palo Alto Medical Foundation on the Covered California website will come up empty.
A resident was displaced when a fire badly damaged his home early this morning in the Opal Cliffs area of unincorporated Santa Cruz County near Capitola, a fire spokesman said.
Authorities are searching the ocean and beach areas between Capitola and Aptos for a missing 17-year-old boy whose bicycle was found in the area Thursday night, a spokesman for the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office said.
Santa Cruz County and federal agents on Thursday arrested a Capitola man on suspicion of the illegal sale of steroids after he received an overseas package containing 2,500 suspected steroid pills, authorities said.
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.