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450 Attend This Year’s Be the Difference Awards Gala

450 Attend This Year’s Be the Difference Awards Gala

The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County and sponsors celebrated the 2018 Be the Difference Awards honoring the individuals, groups, and businesses that transform Santa Cruz County through volunteerism at the Cocoanut Grove…

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Sheriff Conducts Weapons Search of Inmate Housing

Sheriff Conducts Weapons Search of Inmate Housing

Santa Cruz County Main Jail 259 Water St., Santa Cruz Last week, Sheriff’s Corrections Officers, assisted by members of several other agencies, conducted searches of…

Columnists

Aptos Keyboard Series Presents: “Exalted” on New Grand Piano

Aptos Keyboard Series Presents: “Exalted” on New Grand Piano

By Richard Lynde More than 50 piano lovers rejoiced at an all 19th century romantic recital by…

Aptos Keyboard Series Presents: “Exalted” on New Grand Piano

Aptos Keyboard Series Presents: “Exalted” on New Grand Piano

By Richard Lynde More than 50 piano lovers rejoiced at an all 19th century romantic recital by…

Importance of Arts in Education

Importance of Arts in Education

By Jeff Ursino, Trustee, Pajaro Valley Unified School District Area VII For the first time in over…

Fall Back!

Fall Back!

It’s Time to Check Our Smoke Alarms By Captain Ryan Peters, Aptos-La Selva Fire District Fall is…

Board Eliminates Most County Fees on ADUs

Board Eliminates Most County Fees on ADUs

By Zach Friend, County Supervisor 2nd District County Housing Needs Growing Over the last few years the…

SCWD Mobile Educational Trailer

SCWD Mobile Educational Trailer

District Receives “2018 Award of Excellence in Outreach and Education” Award The Soquel Creek Water District has…

Finding Solutions to Traffic

Finding Solutions to Traffic

By Shannon Munz, RTC Communications Specialist Anyone that has driven in Santa Cruz County is familiar with…

Reducing Suspensions

Reducing Suspensions

By Scott Turnbull, Superintendent Soquel Unified Elementary School District Below is an idea shared at a training…

STRIPEY: Your Organic Alarm Clock

STRIPEY: Your Organic Alarm Clock

You may have never thought about a rooster for a pet, but we bet you have never…

PG&E’s Community Wildfire Safety Program

PG&E’s Community Wildfire Safety Program

By Bruce McPherson, County Supervisor 5th District Many San Lorenzo Valley and Scotts Valley residents have called…

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New Medicare Cards are Coming!

New Medicare Cards are Coming!

Identification Will No Longer Use Your Social Security Number By Greg Dill Starting in April 2018, Medicare…

TPG E-editions

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Upcoming Events

Sep
15
Sat
10:00 am Family Lagoon Watch @ Live Oak Branch Library
Family Lagoon Watch @ Live Oak Branch Library
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am – Dec 15 @ 12:00 pm
A Nature Study Program with a variety of activities inspired by the natural environment of Corcoran Lagoon. Every Saturday until Dec. 15th. Learn about the environment and local wildlife with local experts. – Bird Watching[...]
Oct
17
Wed
all-day Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Santa Cruz County Assoc of Realtors - Conference Room
Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Santa Cruz County Assoc of Realtors - Conference Room
Oct 17 – Nov 28 all-day
Oct 17th, 2pm to 3pm; also Oct 24th; Nov 7th, 14th, or 28th in other locations Are you ready for the new Medicare changes? Come hear a free presentation designed to help you navigate the[...]
Oct
19
Fri
all-day Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ IHOP Restaurant 41st Ave
Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ IHOP Restaurant 41st Ave
Oct 19 – Nov 30 all-day
Oct 19th, 26th, Nov 2nd, 9th, 16th or 30th – 2pm to 3pm Are you ready for the new Medicare changes? Come hear a free presentation designed to help you navigate the changes coming in[...]
Oct
20
Sat
10:00 am Money Matters Financial Literacy... @ Scotts Valley Branch Library
Money Matters Financial Literacy... @ Scotts Valley Branch Library
Oct 20 2018 @ 10:00 am – May 18 2019 @ 11:00 am
Start to develop a better understanding of how to manage your personal finances. Learn about a different topic on the 3rd Saturday of each month with George Haas and Anthony Rovai, financial advisers at Money[...]
Oct
23
Tue
6:00 pm Youth Employment Workshops @ Felton Branch Library
Youth Employment Workshops @ Felton Branch Library
Oct 23 2018 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 26 2019 @ 7:30 pm
A free monthly series for youth (ages 14-25) focusing on employment strategies presented by Patricia Greenway or Access2Employment. The first program will be an introduction and overview of the series. Subsequent programs will focus on[...]
Nov
1
Thu
all-day Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Watsonville Senior Center
Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Watsonville Senior Center
Nov 1 – Dec 6 all-day
Thursdays, Nov 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th or Dec 6th, 2:00pm to 3:00pm Are you ready for the new Medicare changes? Come hear a free presentation designed to help you navigate the changes coming in 2019.[...]
all-day Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Aegis Living of Aptos
Medicare Made Easy – 2019 Changes @ Aegis Living of Aptos
Nov 1 – Dec 6 all-day
Nov 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th or Dec 6th, 10am to 11am Are you ready for the new Medicare changes? Come hear a free presentation designed to help you navigate the changes coming in 2019. New[...]
Nov
12
Mon
2:30 pm Invisible/Alienated Grandparent ... @ Christ Lutheran Church
Invisible/Alienated Grandparent ... @ Christ Lutheran Church
Nov 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
INVISIBLE / ALIENATED GRANDPARENT SUPPORT GROUP Do you get to see your grandkids as often as you like? Are you estranged or alienated from an adult child? Want to release negative energy about family circumstances[...]
Nov
13
Tue
10:30 am Advance Directive Individual Ses... @ Santa Cruz Downtown Branch Library
Advance Directive Individual Ses... @ Santa Cruz Downtown Branch Library
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Planning ahead for your healthcare is a gift you can give to yourself and those you love. Schedule a one-on-one appointment to complete your Advance Directive with support. You’ll meet with a trained advance healthcare[...]
5:30 pm Spring Hill School’s Annual Inve... @ Spring Hill School
Spring Hill School’s Annual Inve... @ Spring Hill School
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Spring Hill School presents an Open House with its annual Invention Convention on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 on its campus at 250 California Street in Santa Cruz. Open to the community, Spring Hill welcomes families[...]
6:00 pm CASA of Santa Cruz needs caring ... @ Court Appointed Special Advocates
CASA of Santa Cruz needs caring ... @ Court Appointed Special Advocates
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CASA of Santa Cruz needs caring adult volunteers to speak up for the best interests of children who have been abused or neglected. CASA volunteers attend 35 hours of training, are fully supported by a[...]
6:30 pm Reach for the Stars @ Garfield Park Branch Library
Reach for the Stars @ Garfield Park Branch Library
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm
Calling all stargazers! This program will explore the ins and outs of all facets of astronomy for adults and families. Whether you’re an experienced astronomer or someone who doesn’t know the difference between a comet[...]

5th District Supervisor McPherson View all

PG&E’s Community Wildfire Safety Program

PG&E’s Community Wildfire Safety Program

By Bruce McPherson, County Supervisor 5th District Many San Lorenzo Valley and Scotts…

County Budget Highlights

Fifth District News: June 2018

County Regulation Of Cannabis Cultivation And Manufacturing

County Employee Award Winners