Santa Cruz County Newswire (Page 4)

Santa Cruz County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Santa Cruz County, CA. (Page 4)

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  1. Boulder Creek standoff ends peacefully after stabbing at home off Highway 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    BOULDER CREEK >> A 73-year-old man ended a 20-hour standoff with deputies Thursday afternoon after authorities said he stabbed a relative at a home at Highway 9 in Boulder Creek, according to Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office arrested Donald Horan about 2 p.m. Thursday after almost a day of negotiations, Sgt. 1 comment

  2. Home + Garden Digest: June 16, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau is celebrating its 100th anniversary on Thursday with a dinner meeting. The event will feature Secretary for the California Department of Food and Agriculture Karen Ross.

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  3. Cowell Beach Sees Modest Improvement on Heal the Bay Water Quality...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 15 | Santa Cruz City

    ... water quality issues there. The Cowell Beach Working Group, which includes representatives from the City, Santa Cruz County, Save the Waves, Sierra Club and Surfrider Foundation, spent the past two years studying the issue and developed recommended ...

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  4. Fundraiser launched for woman who died after Santa Cruz County wrecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    LIVE OAK >> Nearly $900 has been donated via online fundraiser for a Phoenix, Arizona, woman who died at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center a week after she was in two wrecks June 4 in Santa Cruz County. Kristofor “Kris” Benson, 38, of Scotts Valley allegedly was under the influence when he crashed the Range Rover he was driving into a power pole before 10 a.m. near Morgan's Run in Scotts Valley, said officer Trista Drake of California Highway Patrol.

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  5. Speakersa Bureau sobriety graduates 10 adults in Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Former drug dealer Brian Orr, who was laid off four times before resorting to criminal enterprise, said he selected the wrong path to support his family. Orr wore pressed slacks, buttoned shirt and tie during local rehabilitation group Sobriety Works' Phase 1 graduation June 7 in Santa Cruz.

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  6. Coast Lines, June 15, 2017: Dump the pump in Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Certificate of Excellence” Award in 2015, when it was the first special district in Santa Cruz County to be recognized for their transparency efforts. Applicants who are passionate about public service and willing to explore the complexities ...

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  7. Pinto Lake mobilehome park owner sues Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    George Gigarjian, hearing officer in the Pinto Lake Mobile Estates' owner request for a special rent increase, listens to testimony. WATSONVILLE >> Residents of Pinto Lake Mobile Estates, a 177-home community, were relieved in March when a Santa Cruz County hearing officer ruled against the owner's 2016 request for a $211-a-month special rent increase.

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  8. Judge orders Goodwill Central Coast to reinstate two Watsonville forklift drivers fired in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... stores and nearly 600 employees in Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Luis Obispo counties, including 200 in Santa Cruz County, to read and post notices in English and Spanish within 14 days informing workers about their right to organize and to complain ...

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  9. Santa Cruza s art community steps up for Robbie SchoenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Museum of Art & History. “Art for Robbie!” will feature donated fine art created by many of Santa Cruz County's most illustrious artists, all to help raise funds to help Schoen deal with the challenges of rehab that still face him. ...

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  10. 'Dreamer' picked up by ICE in Monterey Jail won't be deportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Pacifica Tribune

    A 19-year-old immigrant picked up by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at the Monterey County Jail is no longer facing deportation, as a federal judge granted a motion to dismiss his removal proceedings. Juan Manuel Martinez was picked up by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in March after he had pleaded no contest to trespassing, a misdemeanor.

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  11. Santa Cruz County names new top administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors has tapped long-time government executive Carlos Palacios to replace retiring County Administrative Officer Susan Mauriello . Palacios, 55, is currently serving as the county's assistant county administrative officer, a role he took on in 2015 after working as Watsonville city manager for 19 years .

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  12. Quick Bites: Learn how corks impact wine qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... for more. Quick Bites, compiled by Jennifer Squires, is your weekly helping of Santa Cruz County restaurant and food news. Send items to [email protected] . Want local food and wine news as it happens? Follow the Sentinel's food crew on Twitter ...

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  13. Santa Cruz civil grand jury lambasts PVUSD oversight of Measure L fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Aptos High's new Freedom Field at the base of the campus along Freedom Boulevard is one of the Measure L projects on campus. WATSONVILLE >> The Santa Cruz County Civil Grand Jury released a highly critical report Tuesday deriding the Pajaro Valley Unified School District's use of Measure L funds and describing the Citizens' Oversight Committee as “mostly ineffective.” The Citizen's Oversight Committee, a group of unpaid community volunteers, is tasked with informing the public, reporting to the board and overseeing whether bond funds have been spent in accordance with the terms and conditions approved by the voters.

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  14. Quick Bites: Parish Publick House to add locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... after less than a year in business. Quick Bites, compiled by Jennifer Squires, is your weekly helping of Santa Cruz County restaurant and food news. Send items to [email protected] . Want local food and wine news as it happens? Follow the ...

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  15. Santa Cruz County gets $20.8 million to help people are homeless and mentally illRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz County got good news Tuesday in the long-running effort to help people who have a mental illness, who are homeless and are frequently in hospital emergency rooms. The county's Health Services Agency has been awarded $20.8 million by the state for an innovative tech-driven approach to help 1,000 such individuals avoid costly hospitalization and improve their lifespan.

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  16. Quick Bites: New Leaf hosts three programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... register: www.newleaf.com/events . Quick Bites, compiled by Jennifer Squires, is your weekly helping of Santa Cruz County restaurant and food news. Send items to [email protected] . Want local food and wine news as it happens? Follow the ...

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  17. Quick Bites: Foodshed Project returns for sixth seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... the second Wednesday of each month. Quick Bites, compiled by Jennifer Squires, is your weekly helping of Santa Cruz County restaurant and food news. Send items to [email protected] . Want local food and wine news as it happens? Follow the ...

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  18. Santa Cruz Mountains residents struggle with road damage from winter stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... be five or six years until the county can repair its roads from this winter's storms, said John Presleigh, Santa Cruz County public works director. He cites an increased estimated cost of the county's road repairs from January and February storms: ...

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  19. Proposed Santa Cruz County charter school would offer a second chancea for older dropoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Santa Cruz County has its eye on the approximately 220 students who have been leaving area high schools each of the past five years without a diploma in hand. The County Office of Education is taking a step beyond its existing alternative education and career technical offerings to target 17- to 24-year-old dropouts who have had a change of heart, including those who are incarcerated.

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  20. Coast Lines, June 6, 2017: Scotts Valley police chief sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A new 10-year contract with recycling and waste hauler GreenWaste Recovery will mean residents in the unincorporated areas will pay 12.5 percent more starting Jan. 1 and another 12.5 percent more in 2019. The contract, approved two weeks ago by the Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors, sets a goal to recycle 65 percent of the waste stream, up from 48 percent in 2016.

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