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  1. CCS Boys Soccer: Watsonville will face Bellarmine in finals rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Perhaps the only thing more perfect than the Watsonville High boys soccer team's record is the way its season is set up to end. The nationally-ranked Wildcatz defeated Homestead 3-1 at Geiser Field on Wednesday night in the Central Coast Section Division I semifinals to advance to their second consecutive championship game.

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  2. Best Bets, March 5, 2015: Watsonville Film Festival Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The Watsonville Film Festival's opening night at Green Valley Cinemas features 'The Storm that Swept Mexico' and a conversation with director Ray Telles. There will be music, plus food/drinks.

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  3. Commission supports change to Watsonville alcohol sales rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> A proposal to loosen a restriction on Watsonville's rules governing alcohol sales is moving to the City Council with a near unanimous recommendation for approval from the Planning Commission. The commission also unanimously recommended the City Council approve a 16-unit townhouse development off Freedom Boulevard on Marin Street.

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  4. Jose Antonio Vargas to speak at Watsonville Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Where: Most programs at Mello Center, 250 E. Beach St., Watsonville. Opening at Green Valley Cinema, 1125 S. Green Valley Road, Watsonville.

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  5. Fourth victim identified in fatal Aptos crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A Mercedes C320 and Ford F-150 collided Sunday night on Freedom Boulevard in Aptos, killing four and injuring three. SOUTH COUNTY >> Authorities on Tuesday named the fourth victim in a Freedom Boulevard crash - 16-year-old Vanessa Guzman of Watsonville - the same day school leaders made a plea for students not to drink and drive.

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  6. Victims IDa d in quadruple fatal, alcohol-fueled car crash in AptosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Elaine Spotswood happened upon the Freedom Boulevard site moments after a Mercedes and Ford pickup collided, killing two young men and two young women from Watsonville. APTOS >> The day after a head-on crash that killed four young Watsonville residents and left four others injured, a woman driving behind one of the vehicles called the wreck “horrific.” Elaine Spotswood of Aptos was driving behind the Ford F-150 with her 17-year-old daughter when she saw a black Mercedes C320 careen into the Ford.

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  7. Cops and Courts: March 3, 2015: Reward raised in puppy killing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A dead Chihuahua-miniature pinscher puppy and its injured mother were found on Minto Road outside Watsonville on Feb. 20. A reward was raised Monday from $6,000 to $25,000 for information leading to an arrest in a puppy killing on Minto Road. A 4- to 6-week-old Chihuahua-miniature pinscher puppy was found dead near its mother at a turnout about 5 p.m. Feb. 20, said Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter field services manager Todd Stosuy.

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  8. Watsonville considers revision to alcohol vending rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    What: Watsonville Planning Commission considers a revision to its alcohol vending ordinance that would allow a downtown gas station/convenience store to sell beer and wine. WATSONVILLE >> Ron Ince has tried unsuccessfully twice in recent years to obtain a permit to sell beer and wine at his gas station and convenience store at Main Street and Riverside Drive.

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  9. Masked bandit fails Watsonville robbery attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who unsuccessfully attempted to rob a Freedom Boulevard restaurant Sunday night. A Watsonville officer was flagged down just before 10 p.m. Sunday by a motorist who said he or she had seen what looked like a masked man jumping behind the counter at the restaurant, on the 1500 block of Freedom Boulevard.

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  10. $6K reward offered for arrest of Green Valley abandoned dog perpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A dead Chihuahua-miniature pinscher puppy and its injured mother were found on Minto Road in the Green Valley area of South County on Feb. 20. GREEN VALLEY >> The tragic tale of two dogs discarded at an illegal dump inside empty sandbags last week has inspired the community to pitch in and offer a reward for information leading the perpetrator's arrest. After a Chihuahua-miniature pinscher was found injured and abandoned on the dead-end Minto Road outside of Watsonville on Feb. 20, her several-week-old puppy dead in a bag beside her, Pet Food Express stepped forward to offer a $5,000 reward.

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  11. Cops and courts: Crash on Freedom turns fatalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    FREEDOM >> Three people are dead and four injured after a head-on crash on the 7100 block of Freedom Boulevard near Shadowmere Way around 8 p.m. Sunday, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash reportedly involved multiple people in an SUV and one or more in a sedan.

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  12. Lending a Hand at the Rock, Paper, Scissors TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Alicia Formanack acts as a judge during a rock-paper-scissors tournament at the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds in Watsonville on Sunday. WATSONVILLE >> Rock, Paper, Scissors is a zero sum hand game that originated during the Han Dynasty in China over 2,000 years ago.

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  13. CCS D-I Boys Soccer: Quick Watsonville slow to put Monta Vista away in quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Watsonville >> You have to be quick on the draw to take down one of the top boys soccer teams in the nation. In a Central Coast Section Division I quarterfinal Saturday, Monta Vista was too slow to pull the trigger on its shots in its showdown against Watsonville, and the Wildcatz lived to fight another day with a 3-1 victory at Watsonville High.

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  14. CCS Boys Soccer Roundup: Pajaro Valley loses heartbreaker to SHPRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Pajaro Valley forward Abraham Cruz fends off Sacred Heart Prep's Cam Chapman during the first half of their CCS Division III quarterfinal game at Watsonville High on Saturday. With rain pouring down, Pajaro Valley High's boys soccer team allowed the tying goal on the last play of stoppage time.

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  15. Watsonville garden aims to grow community, healthy foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Community members work together to get the garden planters in place Friday. By the end March, Mesa Verde Gardens will have opened 10 gardens, providing 250 families space to grown their own organic vegetables.

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  16. Granite Construction sees gain in year-over-year revenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Granite Construction shares dropped more than 5 percent Friday after announcing a slight drop in fourth quarter revenues and a slight increase in revenues for the full year. Granite Construction, one of the top 25 largest construction companies in the U.S., specializes in complex infrastructure projects primarily in the transportation sector.

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  17. Cops and Courts: Feb. 24, 2015: Watsonville police search for man in hammer attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The man was found on the 100 block of Maple Avenue and had been struck several times in the head, said Watsonville police Sgt. David Rodriguez.

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  18. La Selva Beach rail trestle completion celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A crowd gathers to watch the first train pass over the new La Selva Beach railroad trestle during a ceremonial dedication ceremony Thursday morning. LA SELVA Beach >> A celebratory crowd burst into applause as a vintage train crossed the newly rebuilt trestle at La Selva Beach for the first time Thursday morning.

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  19. Police release age-enhanced image of Watsonville murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Watsonville >> Police on Monday released an age-enhanced image of a man wanted in a fatal stabbing in Watsonville in 2004. Murder suspect Mario Albert Lozano is believed to have fled to Mexico after he killed 18-year-old Isaac Guzman of Watsonville on Dec. 3, 2004, said Watsonville police Sgt.

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  20. Puppy killed in roadside animal abuse in South CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Two dogs were thrown out of a vehicle with sandbags on Friday near Minto Road. Green Valley >> A puppy was killed and its mother injured Friday after they were thrown in a sandbag from a vehicle on Minto Road in the Green Valley area of South County.

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