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  1. The best colleges for surfingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | Inside Bay Area

    As the calendar turns to summertime, the sun emerging from the clouds means one thing for beach bums everywhere: the bird is the word , and it's time to surf. Despite some recent inhospitable behavior by local beach dwellers, most notably from the "Bay Boys" of Lunada Bay in Los Angeles County, there's no better time for surfers of any skill level to take to the water.

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  2. Will Inkster play U.S. Open at CordeValle in July?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Inside Bay Area

    Juli Inkster, the most iconic female golfer the Bay Area has produced, waited her entire career for the U.S. Women's Open to be played in her backyard. Alas, now that one will finally be staged here, she's saying for now that she's still not tempted to play in it.

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  3. UC Santa Cruz establishes Silicon Valley campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Inside Bay Area

    UC Santa Cruz will establish an outpost in the South Bay by creating an big academic complex in Santa Clara in a quest to more closely connect the university to the tech hubs of Silicon Valley. "We are planting the flag here," said Guy Lasnier, a spokesman for UC Santa Cruz.

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  4. Santa Cruz County mother, son sentenced to life in prison for killing their property managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A 61-year-old woman and her 30-year-old son were sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the shooting death of their property manager, Jonathan Gordon Smith. Smith, 63, was in the process of evicting Diana Lynne Cohen and Daniel Xane Cohen in November 2013.

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  5. Distraught man prompts 7-hour standoff at Santa Cruz homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A 52-year-old Santa Cruz man who had allegedly threatened to "shoot it out" with police barricaded himself inside his Westside home Saturday evening and committed suicide with a firearm, prompting Santa Cruz police officers to call in the BearCat rescue vehicle and advise neighbors to shelter in place. After a five-hour standoff, the Emergency Services Unit Tactical team breached the garage door to the home and made entry, discovering the dead man, according to Santa Cruz police spokeswoman Joyce Blaschke.

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  6. Big-wave surfing: Meet the working stiffs of MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Santa Cruz surfer Zach Wormhoudt frantically rejiggered his work week so he could compete Friday in the Titans of Mavericks contest near Half Moon Bay. The small business owner was not about to jeopardize his record as one of only two surfers to partake in every Mavericks event since it began in 1999.

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  7. Oakland woman sentenced to three years in fatal hit-and-run in Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Joanna Steele is handcuffed by bailiff Troy Zube on Wednesday after she was sentenced to three years in state prison for the 2014 fatal DUI that killed Adolfo Galvan. Family and friends of Adolfo Galvan fill the gallery in Santa Cruz County Superior Court Department 3 during Joanna Steele's sentencing Wednesday.

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  8. Silicon Valley economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    The economy and job market in Silicon Valley chalked up an "astounding" year in 2015, but the region's boom cooled in the final three months as the stock markets weakened, according to a new Silicon Valley Index report released Wednesday. "Silicon Valley in 2015 had an amazing year," said Russell Hancock, chief executive of Joint Venture Silicon Valley, a partnership of business, academic and political leaders that analyzes the Silicon Valley economy and advocates for improvements in the region, which released the report.

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  9. Mavericks surf contest gets green light for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Jamie Sterling kicks out after riding a wave during the first heat of Round 1 during the Mavericks Big Wave surfing contest off the coast of Pillar Point Marina at Mavericks surf break, Friday, Jan. 24, 2014. The Bay Area got its Super Bowl fix -- now it will get its Super Bowl of big-wave surfing too.

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  10. Santa Cruz County officials warn pet owners of rise in raccoons with distemperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Santa Cruz County officials are again asking residents to have their pets vaccinated after a sharp increase in the number of cases of raccoons infected with distemper. Distemper can attack the nervous, respiratory and gastrointestinal systems of pets as well as cause them to act lethargic and aggressively.

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  11. Santa Cruz County officials warn pet owners of rise in raccoons with distemperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Santa Cruz County officials are again asking residents to have their pets vaccinated after a sharp increase in the number of cases of raccoons infected with distemper. Distemper can attack the nervous, respiratory and gastrointestinal systems of pets as well as cause them to act lethargic and aggressively.

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  12. Memorial service remembers UC Santa Cruz student swept into the seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A group of about 100 people gathered at Kresge Town Hall on Tuesday evening to honor the memory of Shireen Agha Ahsan, a UC Santa Cruz student who died being swept into the ocean near Bonny Doon Beach on Jan. 18. The 19-year-old Kresge College sophomore was one of a group of five school friends who ventured to the coast that day, scaling down a cliff and onto a rocky outcrop. The large ocean swell that day was pummeling the shore.

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  13. Santa Cruz volleyball coach sentenced to prison for attempted sex with 16-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A popular volleyball coach in Santa Cruz accused of trying to have sex with an underage player was sentenced on Thursday to serve 16 months at San Quentin State Prison. Sheriff's deputies arrested Nilssen Feb. 12, 2015 on suspicion of attempted sex with a 16-year-old girl, whom he met in 2012 through the club and communicated with online.

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  14. Santa Cruz: Body found at Strawberry Beach, 5 miles from where students disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    The Santa Cruz County Sheriff-Coroner's Office has identified the body retrieved in Wilder State Ranch State Park on the North Coast Monday night as Shireen Agha Ahsan, a 19-year-old UC Santa Cruz student who went missing after being swept into the sea Jan. 18. The search for the second subject, 25-year-old Ahmad Solaiman Nourzaie continues with watercraft and aircraft along the North Coast area, Payne said Tuesday. Sheriff's Lt.

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  15. Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office: Body found at Strawberry BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A body was retrieved in Wilder State Ranch State Park on the North Coast Monday night after a mountain biker spotted human remains on remote Strawberry Beach about 5:45 p.m. Sheriff's Lt. Todd Liberty said a mountain biker was cycling the coast trail above Strawberry Beach when he noticed what appeared to be human remains below.

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  16. 'Citizen scientists' use drones to map El Nino floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    This January 20, 2015 photo provided by The Nature Conservancy shows Twin Lakes Beach in Santa Cruz, Calif. and Schwann Lagoon, the body of water on the right.

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  17. Mother, son found guilty in Santa Cruz County murder of property managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    After more than three weeks of testimony in the trial of a mother and son accused of shooting to death their Live Oak property manager, it took a jury fewer than two days to find them guilty on all charges. Daniel Xane Cohen, 30, and Diana Lynne Cohen, 61, were found guilty of murder and a special allegation of lying in wait, said prosecutor Celia Rowland.

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  18. Missing UCSC studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A foggy cliff-top vigil for two missing UC Santa Cruz students Wednesday drew more than 100 friends and family of Shireen Agha Ahsan and Ahmad Solaiman Nourzaie to mourn and search. The pair was part of a group of five students who climbed down a rope to reach a rocky outcrop south of Bonny Doon Beach in Coast Dairies State Park on Monday.

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  19. Vigil for two UC Santa Cruz students swept out to sea draws more than 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A foggy cliff-top vigil for two missing UC Santa Cruz students Wednesday drew more than 100 friends and family of Shireen Agha Ahsan and Ahmad Solaiman Nourzaie to mourn and search. The pair was part of a group of five students who climbed down a rope to reach a rocky outcrop south of Bonny Doon Beach in Coast Dairies State Park on Monday.

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  20. Two students swept to sea identified; cousin alleges 'lukewarm response' by Coast GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Friends and family members of the missing UC Santa Cruz students look to sea from the rocky ledge where they were last seen. The two UC Santa Cruz students swept into the ocean near Bonny Doon Beach on Monday have been identified as Shireen Ahsan, 19, of Palo Alto, and Solaiman Nourzaie, 25, of San Jose, according to UC Santa Cruz spokesman Scott Hernandez-Jason.

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