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  1. Best Bets, Aug. 28-Sept. 3: Aromas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Monterey County Herald

    The little town that sits in three counties throws its annual Aromas Day celebration on Sunday, featuring live music, art in the park, a petting zoo, pony rides, food booths, yard sales and, of course, a parade. The day starts with the monthly pancake breakfast at the Aromas Grange at 7 a.m. The street fair opens at 9 a.m. and runs until 4 p.m., with the parade beginning at 2 p.m. Aromas is just off Highway 129, east of Watsonville, at the point where Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito counties all meet.

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  2. New Jonathan Franzen novel set to strike first in Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Monterey County Herald

    The news for locals waiting for Jonathan Franzen's great Santa Cruz novel is bound to be disappointing: “Purity” isn't it. Yes, Franzen's soon-to-be-released new novel begins and ends in a setting just outside Santa Cruz - Felton, to be exact, the hometown of the book's title character.

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  3. Monterey County houses, but doesna t supply firefighting inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Monterey County Herald

    Soledad >> In the midst of one of California's worst droughts on record, and a devastating start to the fire season, there are 125 inmates working out of a Monterey County state prison fire camp. But the inmates are not local prisoners.

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  4. Coroner: Madyson Middleton of Santa Cruz was asphyxiated, stabbed to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> Madyson Middleton, the 8-year-old found dead at the Tannery Arts Center in Santa Cruz, died from positional asphyxiation and stab wounds to the neck, according to the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office Coroner's Unit. Madyson was “wedged inside a garbage can and stabbed in the neck by another person,” according to Middleton's death certificate.

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  5. Monterey Harbor working to prevent fish die-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Monterey County Herald

    Harbor workers Rob Giles, right, and Jorge Lopez empty trash cans filled with dead anchovies at the Santa Cruz Small Craft Harbor in August 2014 after a mass die-off. MONTEREY >> Lurking beneath the outskirts of the Monterey Harbor, a large school of anchovies has harbor officials worried.

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  6. A teena s turbulent family life and the death of a Santa Cruz 8-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Adrian Jerry Gonzalez, 15, enters Judge Timothy Volkmann's courtroom Thursday where his arraignment was delayed as he faces charges of kidnapping, sexual attack and murder of 8-year-old Madyson Middleton. SANTA CRUZ >> As a sharper picture formed Thursday of a shy 15-year-old raised in a troubled and sometimes violent home, Adrian Jere Gonzalez appeared in court for the first time to face charges of raping and killing 8-year-old Madyson Middleton.

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  7. Santa Cruz teen charged as adult in brutal homicide of 8-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> Murder charges filed against 15-year-old Adrian Jerry “A.J.” Gonzalez Wednesday describe a brutal kidnapping and sexual attack against 8-year-old Madyson Middleton that could send the teen to prison for life, Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell said Wednesday. Maddy, according to the charging document, was tied up, beaten, raped, killed and dumped in a garage recycling bin, which merited a charge in superior court rather than juvenile court.

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  8. Santa Cruz teen makes initial appearance in court in 8-year-olda s rape, homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> A.J. Gonzalez, the 15-year-old Santa Cruz boy accused of raping and killing an 8-year-old girl at his apartment complex, appeared in court for the first time Thursday but did not enter a plea. Gonzalez appeared in court solemn and quiet, wearing a green T-shirt and khaki long pants issued to minors at Santa Cruz County Juvenile Hall.

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  9. Editorial: Should teen suspect in Santa Cruz killing be charged as an adult?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Prosecutors often, but not always, say yes, and that is the argument being made in the sickening and heart-rending slaying of an 8-year-old Santa Cruz girl, allegedly at the hands of a 15-year-old neighbor. A 15-year-old-boy.

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  10. Santa Cruz teen charged as adult in homicide of 8-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> A.J. Gonzallez, a 15-year-old boy from Santa Cruz, has been charged as an adult for the killing, sexual assault and kidnapping of 8-year-old Madyson “Maddy” Middleton. Santa Cruz County District Attorney Jeff Rosell said the severity of the case, in which Maddy was reportedly strangled and dumped in a garage recycling bin, merited a charge in superior court rather than juvenile court.

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  11. Tight-knit Tannery Arts community tested by murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> A day after the body of a girl believed to be 8-year-old resident Madyson “Maddy” Middleton was discovered in a recycling bin below the complex, the reeling Tannery Arts Center community closed ranks and grieved privately. Congregating around an ever-growing memorial of cards, flowers, candles and balloons, residents of the Tannery, as it is known locally, requested privacy Tuesday.

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  12. Teen lured child to apartment, killed her and dumped her in trash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    A memorial for Madyson "Maddy" Middleton sits at the steps of the Tannery Arts Center. Maddy's body was found Monday night, about 26 hours after she was reported missing.

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  13. SCPD: Suspect lured Maddy to apartment, killed her and dumped her in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    A memorial for Madyson "Maddy" Middleton sits at the steps of the Tannery Arts Center. Maddy's body was found Monday night, about 26 hours after she was reported missing.

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  14. Seoul food: Fueled by heat-seeking Americans, Korean cuisine is hot, hot, hotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    The restaurant, which opened at the beginning of the month, offers a small menu of traditional Korean dishes such as seafood pancakes, hotstone bibimbop and tofu soup. Patrons can enjoy free corn tea while they peruse the menu of appetizers and entrees.

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  15. Arrest made, 8-year-old girl found dead in Santa Cruz searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Tannery Arts Center residents gather outside their apartments Monday morning where an 8-year-old resident Madyson Middleton vanished. Middleton was found dead in a storage locker at the Tannery Arts Center Monday night.

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  16. FBI joins search for missing Santa Cruz 8-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    SANTA CRUZ >> The FBI has been called in to assist in the search for a missing 8-year-old Santa Cruz girl though police continue to call it a missing persons case. “We are not calling it a kidnapping.

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  17. Police searching for missing Santa Cruz 8-year-old girl last seen at Tannery Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Tannery residents gather Monday morning to lend a hand in the search for Madyson Middleton. SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz police , the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Team and a specialized state K-9 rescue team are searching for an 8-year-old girl reported missing around 6 p.m. at 1030 River St. at the Tannery Arts Center.

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  18. Irises can, and should, star in water-smart gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Contributed Santa Cruz's Joe Ghio is most at home in his iris field, where he is famous for creating beautiful hybrids. Where: Deer Park Shopping Center, 783 Rio Del Mar Blvd., Aptos.

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  19. Santa Cruza s best surfers mark anniversary by taking out redwood surfboardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    The grain patterns on some of the surfboards is rarely seen in redwood and shimmer like curly maple. SANTA CRUZ >> Maybe you love to watch surfing.

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  20. Coastal Conservancy awards $1.1M grant to improve watershedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    U.S. Department of the Interior biologist Chris Caris holds a threatended California tiger salamander at Ellicott Slough National Wildlife Refuge in Watsonville in 2014. Santa Cruz >> The California State Coastal Conservancy has awarded a $1.1 million grant to improve struggling watersheds in Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Mateo counties.

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