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  1. Woman suspected in vandalism of Santa Cruz mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Black graffiti of the Star of David was found on the front door of a mosque in Live Oak on Wednesday, and Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies are investigating it as a hate crime. Spray paint of the star, which is a Jewish symbol, and above it the number "26" were written on a white front door of the Islamic Center of Santa Cruz at 900 17th Ave. early Wednesday morning, said Santa Cruz County sheriff's Sgt.

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  2. Teen claims responsibility for shooting threat at Santa Cruz High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Inside Bay Area

    A day after Santa Cruz High School was shut down because of an email threat of a mass shooting, a student who says he's 16 and sent the email, went to school Thursday as if nothing had happened. The student, who contacted the Sentinel by four anonymous Twitter accounts and then with an exchange of masked emails Thursday, said he was an honor student with an interest in technology and no criminal record.

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  3. 'Incoherent' email threat but no bomb at Brentwood high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Heritage High School was put on lockdown Wednesday after two threats of violence -- a student wanting to harm classmates and an anonymous emailer who said they would blow up the school if they weren't paid, officials said. The threats, unrelated according to officials, kept students in class from around 1 p.m. until school let out at 3 p.m., Principal Larry Oshodi said.

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  4. Santa Cruz High closed after mass-shooting threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Inside Bay Area

    Santa Cruz police are investigating an email threat of a mass shooting at Santa Cruz High, where school district officials cancelled classes out of precaution Wednesday. Deputy Police Chief Steve Clark said Principal Karen Edmonds received the email Tuesday night and Superintendent Kris Munro contacted authorities.

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  5. Massive starfish die-off in Pacific Ocean linked to mystery virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Inside Bay Area

    An example of the lesion on a starfish's limb that is a prelude to the onset of an unusual "wasting" disease which eventually kills the starfish off. Marking a major breakthrough in the mystery of one of the largest wildlife die-offs ever recorded in the world's oceans, scientists believe they have found the cause of a disease that has killed millions of starfish since last year along California and the Pacific Coast.

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  6. Nicholson Vineyards opens along Corralitos TrailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Inside Bay Area

    New Santa Cruz winery: Nicholson Vineyards has debuted a 750-square-foot tasting room adjacent to the vineyards, gracing the property on Aptos' Corralitos Wine Trail, which is surrounded by redwood trees and apple orchards in Aptos. At the heart of the tasting room -- formerly the winery's barrel room -- is a bar crafted from a huge redwood.

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  7. Berkeley firm bags $300,000 federal grant for toxic bloom testing deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Inside Bay Area

    A Berkeley firm has been awarded a $300,000 federal Small Business Innovation Research grant to build a testing device to protect people from potentially harmful toxic algae blooms in lakes and rivers. Such blooms can produce hazardous levels of cyanotoxins that can threaten the health of people and wildlife, according to a news release Wednesday from the federal Environmental Protection Agency announcing the grant to HJ Science & Technology Inc. Cyanotoxin levels typically are measured by collecting samples in the field and bringing them back to a laboratory for analysis, which can be time-consuming and cost-prohibitive, according to the news release.

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  8. London firm announces new HQ in Santa Cruz, hiring plans at meetupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Inside Bay Area

    VivoInspire.com , a company of 50 employees that developed technology to help students build good habits, acquired Santa Cruz startup Arqetype, moved its headquarters from London to Santa Cruz and signed a lease for the Westside with plans to add 20 jobs in the next year. Santa Cruz startup PredPol, with software to help police departments visualize where crimes such as pedestrian homicide will happen, is moving into bigger space at the Wrigley Building on the Westside and expects to grow from 35 to 50 employees.

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  9. No charges yet filed against Scotts Valley's alleged Fox News haterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Inside Bay Area

    The court arraignment of a Scotts Valley man who has gained viral Internet notoriety for allegations that he attacked a man dressed as a "Fox News" anchor downtown on Halloween was delayed Wednesday. Sean Kory, 26, of Scotts Valley, was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and evading arrest on Pacific Avenue on Friday night after Santa Cruz police say he was in a fight with another man.

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  10. No charges yet filed against Scotts Valley's alleged Fox News haterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Inside Bay Area

    The court arraignment of a Scotts Valley man who has gained viral Internet notoriety for allegations that he attacked a man dressed as a "Fox News" anchor downtown on Halloween was delayed Wednesday. Sean Kory, 26, of Scotts Valley, was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and evading arrest on Pacific Avenue on Friday night after Santa Cruz police say he was in a fight with another man.

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  11. Probe continues into 11-year-old boy's death at Aptos poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Inside Bay Area

    No foul play is suspected in the death of an 11-year-old Aptos boy who was found unconscious in a swimming pool and pronounced dead Friday. Santa Cruz County sheriff's Sgt.

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  12. 'Prolific' meth dealer arrested in Santa Cruz with nearly 35 ouncesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Inside Bay Area

    SANTA CRUZ >> A 34-year-old suspected drug dealer was arrested in Santa Cruz with nearly 35 ounces of meth and more than 235 packages ready for sale, authorities said Thursday. The Santa Cruz County Anti-Crime Team and Narcotics Task Force had been tracking Roberto Vega Murillo for a month in part because he was convicted of meth sales in 2011 and 2012 and was a "prolific" dealer, said Peter Hansen, supervisor of the task force. 10 comments

  13. Long shots look to unseat Oakland Mayor Jean QuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Inside Bay Area

    There's the former Occupy Oakland supporter who wants to improve community relations with police; a gun enthusiast who thinks the best way to fight crime is to arm everyone and a Vietnam veteran who decided to run for mayor after walking out of his home only to find himself in the middle of a shootout. None of these candidates have held elected office, and none of them are raising large sums of cash or hiring campaign professionals.

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  14. Bitcoin Car tour makes Santa Cruz visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Inside Bay Area

    SANTA CRUZ >> The Bitcoin Car, a Canadian-based, four-wheeled promotional tour for the nascent digital currency, drove into downtown Santa Cruz on Friday afternoon and parked in front of Lulu's at the Octagon caf, the latest local merchant to invite bitcoin transactions. "Just four years ago, it was considered magic money and people were scoffing at it, but now you can find people in just about every community who are using bitcoin," said tour driver Robbie Davidson, the founding CEO of Kryptoz, a Canadian marketing company behind the tour.

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  15. Two Santa Cruz bobcat deaths linked to rat poisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Inside Bay Area

    After receiving a call in September about an ill bobcat and her cub at UC Santa Cruz, Duane Titus with Wildlife Emergency Services found the mother sleeping underneath a bush. The nursing kitten ran away.

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  16. Roadshow: How many jobs created by road projects?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Q How many jobs does the normal highway project create per tax dollar spent? When I see a highway project, I see a few people and a lot of machines. Do highway contractors really hire that many people? A Caltrans estimates that every $1 billion spent puts 18,000 people to work.

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  17. Santa Cruz police probe gang ties in gun found at Mission Hill Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    A week after a 13-year-old boy was found with a loaded handgun at Mission Hill Middle School, Santa Cruz police said they are probing potential gang motivations for bringing the weapon to campus. The student, who authorities have not named because he is a minor, had not attended the school for long and had previous confrontations with gang members, according to police and school administrators.

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  18. Loma Prieta earthquake's 25th anniversary remembered with activities and eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area residents, public officials and emergency preparedness experts are gathering this week to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake. At various events, you can honor the victims, meet your neighbors, learn what to do in an emergency -- and help demonstrate how resilient the Bay Area is.

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  19. Events mark 25th anniversary of Loma Prieta EarthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area residents, officials and emergency preparedness experts are gathering this week to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake. At various events, honor the victims, learn what to do in an emergency -- and help demonstrate how resilient the Bay Area is.

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  20. Loma Prieta Earthquake's 25th Anniversary Honored with Activities and EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Bay Area residents, public officials and emergency preparedness experts are gathering this week to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake. At various events, honor the victims, meet your neighbors, learn what to do in an emergency -- and help demonstrate how resilient the Bay Area is.

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