Santa Cruz County Newswire (Page 5)

Santa Cruz County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Santa Cruz County, CA. (Page 5)

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  1. Quick Bites: Aug. 26, 2015: Time is now to register for apple-pie contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Earn bragging rights as the best apple pie maker in Santa Cruz County by signing up now for the 39th annual Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau Apple Pie Baking Contest. The contest is held on the opening day of the Santa Cruz County Fair, Wednesday, Sept.

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  2. Grazing on the Green: Annual food-wine fest slated for Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    APTOS >> Gourmet Grazing on the Green, Santa Cruz County's premier event for food and artisanal libations, will be noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 in Aptos Village Park.

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  3. FBI offers $40k reward in double homicide that killed Watsonville 4-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Robles, 23, remains on the lam and may have fled to Mexico, FBI spokeswoman Michele Ernst said Tuesday. A Santa Cruz County Superior judge issued an arrest warrant for Robles on Feb .18, and a federal arrest warrant was handed down May 15 after ...

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  4. Local ACLU Issues Statement of Support for the Freedom SleepersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Indybay.org

    ACLU of Santa Cruz County 123 Liberty Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 santacruzaclu [at] gmail.com August 25, 2015 Honorable Don Lane, Mayor Honorable Cynthia Mathews, Vice Mayor Honorable David Terrazas Honorable Cynthia Chase Honorable Pamela Comstock Honorable Micah Posner Honorable Richelle Noroyan Re: Statement of Support for the Freedom Sleepers The American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, Santa Cruz County Chapter, respectfully submits this Statement of Support for the Freedom Sleepers, who are working to directly address the City's criminalization of homelessness through its anti-camping, "sit-lie," and similar laws, and the waste of public resources that are employed to enforce these laws.

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  5. FBI offers $20,000 reward in double homicide that killed Watsonville 4-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Robles remains on the lam and may have fled to Mexico, FBI spokeswoman Michele Ernst said Tuesday. A Santa Cruz County Superior judge issued an arrest warrant for Robles on Feb .18, and a federal arrest warrant was handed down May 15 after Robles ...

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  6. Helicopters buzz Santa Cruz County for PG&E projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Two helicopters are expected to fly over Santa Cruz County until early September for a Pacific Gas & Electric project to test natural gas lines, utility leaders said this week.

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  7. Why are so many helicopters flying over Santa Cruz, Capitola, Aptos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KSBW-TV

    THE FIRE HAS BEEN BURNING FOR THREE WEEKS. IF YOU HAVE BEEN WONDERING ABOUT THE HELICOPTER ACTIVITY OVER SANTA CRUZ COUNTY, YOU ARE CERTAINLY NOT ALONE.

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  8. Purity,' by Jonathan FranzenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    ... references to Dickens' "Great Expectations" - has been reared in a 500-square-foot cabin in Felton, in Santa Cruz County, by a loving but unbalanced and needy single mother who barely supports their meager household as a grocery bagger. This ...

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  9. Why are so many helicopters flying over Santa Cruz, Aptos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KSBW-TV

    If you have been wondering why so many helicopters are flying over Santa Cruz County neighborhoods, you're not alone. Is there an ocean rescue happening? Wildfire? Criminal on the run? "It just hovers around.

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  10. Capitola Alcoholics Anonymous group seeks new meeting site after 25 years at DMVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... days a week to offer “fast, confidential responses,” according to the website, via email. In Santa Cruz County, there is a 24-hour line in English 831-475-5782 and a phone number in Spanish 831-768-9597 to call for support. Two ...

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  11. High risk of tick-borne diseases in San Francisco Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Daily Republic

    San Francisco Bay Area's trails and open space hold a higher risk of tick-borne disease than previously thought. Scientists collected 622 ticks from 20 sites in recreational areas from Sonoma County in the north to Santa Cruz County in the south and found a higher percentage of young ticks were infected with bacteria that produces Lyme disease-like symptoms, according to a new study by Stanford University researchers.

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  12. Pride returns to Watsonville after 3-year hiatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... is finally a constitutional right,” Washington said. “We wanted to be here to support our Santa Cruz County people.” When Lira, a local hair dresser who “has been out forever, since the 1980s,” according to Rivera, ...

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  13. Santa Cruz County Stories: Boulder Creek artist Dan Hennig takes on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... do a gangster movie.' I mean, sure, why not? I could be a tough guy.” I cover the arts scene in Santa Cruz County and write the weekly Sunday column for the Santa Cruz Sentinel. Reach the author at [email protected] or follow ...

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  14. Memorial for Maddy MiddletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | NBC Bay Area

    The 8-year-old girl, who was reported missing July 26, was last seen riding her Razor scooter around the Tannery Arts Center, where she lived, police said. Santa Cruz police officers, a Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office search-and-rescue Team, FBI agents and volunteers searched for Maddy at the Tannery, along the San Lorenzo River and nearby beaches that night and the next day.

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  15. Internal Affairs: Legal heavyweights to face off over Summit Fire blameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Cupertino Courier

    ... properly douse a burn pile, sparking the Loma Fire, which destroyed two mobile homes, burned 485 acres in Santa Cruz County and cost about $4 million to fight, compared with $14.85 million for the Summit Fire. But the DA's Office never lost faith in ...

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  16. Grandparents warned after phone scam in Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | KION 46

    Officials say they've received reports of imposters calling seniors, pretending to be grandchildren in distress and in need of money. Officials say they've received reports of imposters calling seniors, pretending to be grandchildren in distress and in need of money.

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  17. Grandparent Scam Warning From Santa Cruz Co. Law EnforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Patch.com

    The Santa Cruz County District Attorney's Office is warning residents about a telephone scam that has been targeting area grandparents. In the scam, the suspects call and pretend to be a grandchild in trouble and in need of money, according to the district attorney's office.

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  18. After raids, cannabis community look for answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    BOULDER CREEK >> In the wake of raids of marijuana grows in the San Lorenzo Valley by Santa Cruz County's Marijuana Compliance Team, members of the cannabis community are questioning the validity of the actions. After members of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office Marijuana Compliance Team served 15 search warrants in Boulder Creek on Thursday, growers whose plants were taken complained to advocates the raids weren't done properly.

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  19. What motivates millennial entrepreneurs in Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Anthony Alcala has restored this Volkswagen bus and turned it into a traveling photo booth. SANTA CRUZ >> Millennial entrepreneurs are so hot they have their own TV reality show, “Startup U,” but more millennials are doing their thing right here in Santa Cruz County.

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  20. Ready to launch? Advice from Santa Cruz County expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Millennial entrepreneurs are taking the plunge in Santa Cruz County, according to Teresa Thomae, who heads the Small Business Development Center at Cabrillo College in Aptos. “More than other generation prior, millennials have choices and the ability to do what they love,” she said.

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