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  1. Woman suspected of deadly crime spree ending in Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SAN JOSE >> A woman charged with murdering a man at a Hayward motel in July 2017 is the same person alleged to have stabbed a Mercury News reporter 10 days earlier near Willow Glen, this news organization has learned. To top it off, Sydney Megan Whalen, 24, was jailed in Santa Cruz County on Aug. 1, 2017 - the day after the Hayward killing - for a third incident that occurred hours earlier in Santa Cruz.

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  2. Heavy hitters on climate change converge on San Francisco for Global Climate Action SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Commuters along northbound I-680 face a damp drive in San Jose on Jan. 18, 2017. Where: Official events at Moscone Convention Center, 747 Howard St., San Francisco.

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  3. Watsonville City Council approves Sunshine Vista housing, despite neighborhood pushbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Sunshine Vista, a new subdivision with 150 housing units slated for a former junkyard site near Harkins Slough, received a green light from City Council early Wednesday morning. In the last few weeks, the project has received pushback from neighbors concerned about a proposed road through a lawn that serves as a community meeting spot.

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  4. Santa Cruz hotels see record room rates as nearby cities ask for higher hotel room taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Construction progresses on the expansive Courtyard Marriott hotel being built in Beach Flats near the Boardwalk. Average hotel room rates in Santa Cruz topped $200 in July with an occupancy rate of 86.7 percent.

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  5. Lowea s to shutter all of its Orchard Supply Hardware storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SAN JOSE >> Orchard Supply Hardware, the iconic do-it-yourself, fix-it chain founded in San Jose during the Great Depression, is closing all its stores by year's end, a spokeswoman for parent company Lowe's said Tuesday. The news comes ahead of an earnings call Wednesday, when more details about the move are slated to be released.

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  6. After 65 years, St. Johna s Helpful Shop in Capitola to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    St. John's Helpful Shop has been a fixture at this corner in Capitola Village for 65 years. CAPITOLA >> After 65 years of selling donated goods and raising thousands of dollars for charity, St. John's Helpful Shop has gotten a 30-day eviction notice from the new owner and must move out by Aug. 25. “Everyone's going to miss this place,” said Joanna Phillips, a real estate agent who spends Thursday mornings running the thrift shop and training new volunteers.

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  7. Staff of Life coming to WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Coffeeville opened last year in Watsonville's East Lake Village Shopping Center, a few doors down from the location where Staff of Life plans to open a grocery. WATSONVILLE >> Yes, Staff of Life Natural Foods, serving Santa Cruz shoppers for 49 years, is expanding its horizons with plans to open in Watsonville in May after renovating a space in the East Lake Shopping Center and hiring 60 employees.

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  8. San Jose liquor store abuzz over Mega Millions winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The owner of the lucky liquor store in East San Jose that sold Tuesday's winning ticket for the $543 million Mega Millions jackpot is named Kewal Sachdev. Not Ernie.

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  9. Headed for the DMV? Be prepared to waitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Residents from different East Bay cities wait in line outside the DMV office while others inside wait for their number to be called in Walnut Creek on June 29. Capitola: 4200 Capitola Road. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

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  10. For many homeless families, a tough choice: Separation, or staying on street?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Sherry Todd, 53, offers some tangerines at a homeless encampment where she lives off Felipe Avenue next to the 101 and 280 freeways in San Jose, California, on Saturday, February 3, 2018. CalTrans recently notified residents of San Jose's largest homeless encampment since the “Jungle” that it will evict them with a massive sweep on Monday morning, February 5. The mother of five had separated from her husband, had been laid off from her job, and was having trouble paying rent in an expensive Orange County housing market.

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  11. Facebook building permits rocket past $1 billion in Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    MENLO PARK >> Facebook's construction activity in Menlo Park has now topped $1 billion - an eye-popping amount that shows how active the social media giant has become in its quest to expand its headquarters. One of Facebook's largest recent permit applications arrived in March, when the company sought building permits valued around $300 million.

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  12. Joe Mentillo named Harbora s boys basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Former Bethany College assistant basketball coach Joe Mentillo loved the coastal region when he was on the recruiting trail throughout Santa Cruz County. He also loved a challenge, whether he was trying earn playing time in his heyday or trying to put a winning product on the floor as a longtime coach at Lincoln High in San Jose.

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  13. Are Bay Area residential towers too costly to build?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Axis residential tower in downtown San Jose at 38 N. Almaden Blvd. The soaring cost of construction could hobble efforts in San Jose and other Bay Area cities to speed development of high-density housing such as apartment towers, according to a forbidding assessment being circulated in the South Bay. Google Images SAN JOSE - The soaring cost of construction could hobble efforts in San Jose and other Bay Area cities to speed development of high-density housing such as apartment towers, according to a foreboding assessment being circulated in the South Bay.

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  14. Frontier Airlines launches new San Jose routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SAN JOSE >> Frontier Airlines on Monday intensified the competition for air travelers using Silicon Valley's main airport with new flights to five cities. “The greater San Jose community has embraced our unique brand of Low Fares Done Right and helped us to grow our service from Mineta San Jose International Airport,” Frontier Airlines spokesman Richard Oliver said.

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  15. Developer tries to fast-track housing at Cupertinoa s Vallco MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    CUPERTINO >> Fed up with years of false-starts and controversy, the owner of defunct Vallco Mall on Tuesday went over city officials' heads to push through a new proposal that aims to turn the failed shopping center into a downtown destination combining shopping, housing and office space. Vallco Town Center, as the plan is called, envisions a thriving community space where people from Cupertino and beyond will come to browse their favorite stores, take in a movie, picnic with their families or even play sports.

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  16. HopeThrift SuperCenter to open in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Refurbished bicycles are a special feature at the HopeThrift SuperCenter in Watsonville, which opens Friday. What: Grand opening of nonprofit Hope Services' retail thrift store, prizes all weekend and 20 percent savings for those who sign up for HopeRewards.

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  17. Theater expansion, residential complex eyed in downtown San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SAN JOSE >> Several hundred homes, an expanded theater and other commercial uses such as a hotel are being eyed in a part of downtown San Jose that's become a hotbed of development interest. The development plans have emerged at the south end of downtown San Jose in a neighborhood known as the SoFA district.

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  18. CCS Wrestling: Freshman leads MVC to program-best top-5 finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Watsonville High's 113-pound Joaquin Masqueda lost by pin to his Los Gatos opponent at the Central Coast Section Wrestling Championships held at Independence High School in San Jose on Saturday. The Monte Vista Christian School freshman was the lone wrestler from a Santa Cruz County school to reach the finals at the Central Coast Section Championships at Independence High in San Jose on Saturday night.

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  19. San Jose: Sweep of homeless camp Monday to draw protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Sherry Todd, 53, cleans up her tent at a homeless encampment where she lives off Felipe Avenue next to the 101 and 280 freeways in San Jose, California, on Saturday, February 3, 2018. CalTrans recently notified residents of San Jose's largest homeless encampment since the “Jungle” that it will evict them with a massive sweep on Monday morning, February 5. Mario Candel poses for a portrait at the homeless encampment where he lives off Felipe Avenue next to the 101 and 280 freeways in San Jose, California, on Saturday, February 3, 2018.

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  20. Lloyda s Tire & Auto Care opens in Scotts ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    What: Locally owned shop founded in 1940 offering tires, alignments, factory-recommended maintenance, oil changes and smog checks at a third location. Information: For a service appointment, call 831-461-9204; to apply for a job, call Wendy at 831-426-4363.

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