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  1. Home + Garden Digest: McShanea s Nursery to host orchid workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SALINAS >> McShane's Nursery and Landscape Supply will offer a free presentation and care workshop on orchids from the Monterey Bay Orchid Society at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 27. McShane's Nursery and Landscape Supply is at 115 Monterey Salinas Hwy. For details, visit www.McShanesNursery.com or call Claire at 831-455-1876.

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  2. Berkeleya s Marvin wins F1 Masters race at Mazda Raceway Laguna SecaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The talent of Motorcycle Grand Prix legend Eddie Lawson transcends to four wheels. He is competing in the Historic Formula One category at the Spring Classic at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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  3. CCS Divsion II Baseball: Alisal claws past Aptos for first CCS winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Alisal Catcher Sal Lopez and teammates celebrate after scoring against Aptos during CCS playoff baseball at Alisal High School in Salinas on Wednesday May 17, 2017. Standing at the plate in arguably the biggest at bat in his life and in Alisal High history left him scared.

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  4. Editorial, May 16, 2017: Immediate impacts of legalized pot being felt locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A story this weekend by the Bay Area News Group reported how a “green rush” is on in the Salinas Valley, where expensive new greenhouses are sprouting up in areas where once flowers were grown. These new structures, often guarded by gates, barbed wire and security cameras, will take advantage of one of the top agricultural areas in the world - and be up and growing by Jan. 1 when the state will start issuing licenses to cultivate recreational marijuana.

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  5. Hundreds run outside in Watsonville to help families get insideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    10k Women: Kate Freels, 33, Watsonville, 50:58; Dalila Rodriguez, 46, Los Banos, 51:05; Darlene Friedley, 40, Watsonville, 51:45. 5k Men: Juan Rivera, 36, Salinas, 17:34; Ed Acosta, 48, Watsonville, 20:11; Sergio Coronel, 48, Salinas, 20:25.

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  6. Salinas Valley a green rusha turns fields from chrysanthemums to cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Salinas Valley >> A beloved but beleaguered landscape is now sprouting new luxury greenhouses, fueled by a dream of marijuana riches that is changing the people and produce of this corner of Steinbeck Country. Salinas Valley was once the heart of the nation's flower-growing business.

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  7. Charles Holifield pleads not guilty to 1998 murder of Christina WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Williams family friend Maegan Ruiz-Ignacio speaks with the press after the arraignment of Charles Holifield for the 1998 kidnapping and murder of Christina Williams. Salinas >> Convicted sex offender Charles Holifield pleaded not guilty Tuesday to the 1998 murder and kidnapping of 13-year-old Christina Williams.

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  8. Race of the Thrones Crapper Derby flush with funRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Sun Street Center's Get Your Crap Together toilet-themed racer, right, competes against a toilet-themed racer, King of the Flies, on Saturday in the second annual Race of the Thrones Crapper Derby. Salinas >> The little houses out back were brought to the forefront Saturday for the second Race of the Thrones Crapper Derby in downtown Salinas.

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  9. Sea Otter Classic: Marina s Kate Courtney wins cross country titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Salinas >> Kate Courtney thrust her fists into the air as she crossed the line, elated by her victory in the Women's Pro Cross Country race against the world's best at the Sea Otter Classic on Saturday. A Marin resident, she considers this her local race of the world circuit, first coming to the event as a 14-year old junior.

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  10. Rain gives way to sun for Monterey Bay area events this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    People try to enjoy the beach at San Carlos Beach Park before rain returns to the Monterey Peninsula. Monterey >> The latest weather system that passed through the Monterey Bay area Sunday and into Monday dropped a small amount of rain compared to what has come down earlier this season, .31 inches for both Monterey and Salinas by 4 p.m. Monday afternoon, said the National Weather Service.

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  11. California Attorney General to Salinas immigrants: a I will defend youaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SALINAS >> California Attorney General Xavier Becerra whizzed through Salinas to deliver a straightforward message: he intends to protect immigrants, whether they're in the country legally or illegally. “I'm your servant.

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  12. Suspect to be charged in 1998 slaying of Christina WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Salinas >> Monterey County District Attorney Dean Flippo announced Thursday that Charles Holifield will be charged with the 1998 murder of 13-year-old Christina Williams based on a DNA match extracted by the Justice Department. A Monterey County cold case team requested items of physical evidence be retested after looking for new leads and re-examining crime scene evidence in 2016.

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  13. Santa Cruz Countya s use of controversial pesticide: small but significant, says activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Cesar Lara, executive director, Monterey Bay Central Labor Council speaks at a protest of the farmworking community that is demanding that Governor Brown step up to enact a statewide ban of the brain-harming organophosphate pesticide chlorpyrifos at the old Monterey County Jail in Salinas on Friday, March 31, 2017. WATSONVILLE >> Chlorpyrifos, the pesticide linked to neurological damage in children that made national news last month when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency refused to ban it, is still used in Santa Cruz County.

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  14. Salinas Valley activists call for chlorpyrifos banRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Cesar Lara, executive director of the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council, right, speaks at a protest of the farmworking community on Friday at the Old County Jail in Salinas. Protesters are demanding that Gov. Jerry Brown step up to enact a statewide ban of the brain-harming organophosphate pesticide chlorpyrifos.

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  15. Monterey meeting to address citya s plans for affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Monterey >> The spotlight will be on the city of Monterey's housing policy during a special meeting Wednesday designed to provide council members and the public a snapshot of the activities and strategy relating to the city's housing crisis. The presentation comes as the housing office prepares its yearly budget and Community Development Block Grant action plan, which relies on federal money that it and other cities receive on an annual basis to put toward disadvantaged and low income portions of the population.

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  16. Proposed pesticide regulations get minor changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SALINAS >> After hours of emotional testimony from hundreds of people and possibly reams of public comments, the California Department of Pesticide Regulation has updated its proposed rules to limit the use of pesticides near schools. There are two key changes being made to proposed rules issued in September.

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  17. Cops and Courts March 2, 2017: Third person dies in head-on collision on Highway 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    About 4:30 p.m., a white Buick Regal was traveling south on Highway north of Wilder at an unknown speed, California Highway Patrol officer Trista Drake said. “The driver of the Buick lost control, likely due to speed and overcorrection, and crossed over the double yellow lines, into the northbound lane,” Drake said.

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  18. Third party dies in triple fatal wreck on Highway 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    At approximately 4:30 p.m., a white Buick Regal was traveling south on Highway north of Wilder at an unknown rate of speed, according to California Highway Patrol officer Trista Drake. “The driver of the Buick lost control, likely due to speed and overcorrection, and crossed over the double yellow lines, into the northbound lane,” Drake said.

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  19. CCS D-IV Boys Basketball: Cardinals in over their heads vs. Half Moon BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz forward Henry Terrazas muscles himself into the middle of a battle for a rebound against Half Moon Bay during their CCS Division IV semifinal Tuesday night. The No.

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  20. Editorial, March 1, 2017: Time to move forward with Monterey Bay Community PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The higher electricity costs, which take effect today, mark the second time in two months power bills have spiked for PG&E customers. A typical residential bill will go up nearly $12 a month to $110.77, due to the new rates and changes in billing tiers.

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