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Highway 129 to Close for Five Days

Highway 129 to Close for Five Days

Curve Realignment Project to Close Section April 30 thru May 5 A major curve realignment project near Aromas will continue on a 1/2-mile section of eastbound and westbound Highway 129 near…

Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Activity View all

Virtual Kidnapping Scam Alert!

Virtual Kidnapping Scam Alert!

Santa Cruz County Residents have recently been the victim of a phone scam. The victims received a phone call from a person claiming…

Columnists

Experienced Feline Seeks Position as Primary Lap Warmer

Experienced Feline Seeks Position as Primary Lap Warmer

Zoolie (A234414) is quiet, calm, and loves people. She is an extremely affectionate cat who…

Marketing: Fighting For The Customer’s Attention

Marketing: Fighting For The Customer’s Attention

One thing has always been fuzzy to me: just what is marketing? A lot of…

Small Changes — But Lasting Results

Small Changes — But Lasting Results

A Year on the Civil Grand Jury By the Santa Cruz County Chapter CGJA Like…

Interview with Stephen Kessler

Interview with Stephen Kessler

By Jessica Johnson Arriving in Santa Cruz in the early 1970s, the writer Stephen Kessler…

Great Teachers Bring Learning to Life

Great Teachers Bring Learning to Life

By Scott Turnbull, Superintendent Soquel Unified Elementary School District “The mediocre teacher tells. The good…

Is it Time To End The Use of “Disposable” Water?

Is it Time To End The Use of “Disposable” Water?

By Melanie Mow Schumacher The Santa Cruz County community is a leader in implementing “The…

Suki: Looking for a Home

Suki: Looking for a Home

Suki (A234492) has been passed around a lot in the past few months. She was…

Storm Damage Recovery

Storm Damage Recovery

By Bruce McPherson With a week of sunshine, it’s tempting to forget about the winter’s…

Teach Your Children Well … About Finances and Investing

Teach Your Children Well … About Finances and Investing

High debt levels … lack of savings … the inability to budget — these problems…

Tips to Avoid Common Parenting Traps

Tips to Avoid Common Parenting Traps

By Nicole M. Young, MSW April is the Month of the Young Child and Child…

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“ShakeAlert” Earthquake Early Warning System Goes West Coast Wide

“ShakeAlert” Earthquake Early Warning System Goes West Coast Wide

The U.S. Geological Survey along with university, state and private-sector partners will highlight the rollout…

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Upcoming Events

Mar
28
Tue
8:00 am Santa Cruz 2017 Human Race Walka... @ The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz 2017 Human Race Walka... @ The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County
Mar 28 @ 8:00 am – May 13 @ 8:00 pm
Santa Cruz 2017 Human Race Walkathon and Fun Run! @ The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz County is already a pretty dreamy place to be but it is about to get more magical as 130 Human Race teams hit the pavement to begin fundraising for their goal. On March[...]
Mar
30
Thu
1:00 pm Tremolos Singing Group for Peopl... @ The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist
Tremolos Singing Group for Peopl... @ The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist
Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm – Sep 28 @ 2:30 pm
Many people with Parkinson’s Disease suffer from weak (quiet) speech. Singing is known to be a good voice strengthening exercise for people with Parkinson’s Disease. Santa Cruz County has an ongoing singing group for people[...]
Apr
26
Wed
all-day Geezers Golfers of Valley Gardens @ Valley Gardens
Geezers Golfers of Valley Gardens @ Valley Gardens
Apr 26 all-day
Geezer Golfers of Valley Gardens 8:30am, Valley Gardens 263 Mt. Hermon Road, Scotts Valley Feeling over par? So do we. The “Geezer Golfers of Valley Gardens” invites you to join our affable group of senior[...]
7:00 pm Toastmasters: Speak for Success @ St. Philip’s Episcopal Church
Toastmasters: Speak for Success @ St. Philip’s Episcopal Church
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Giving a business presentation? Interviewing for a job? Improve your speaking skills in a friendly, supportive environment with Redwood Ramblers Toastmasters. Open to all levels. Drop-ins welcome.
6:30 pm One Time Screening of the film, ... @ Regal Santa Cruz 9
One Time Screening of the film, ... @ Regal Santa Cruz 9
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for a one-time screening of the film, Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World. It’s a rousing adventure of Martin Luther’s life as he is on his quest for truth. There will[...]
Apr
27
Thu
all-day Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Apr 27 all-day
Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.” What is co-dependency? What is enabling? What is this insanity? Am I the only one who feels this way? Join Nar-Anon, a world wide fellowship of relatives[...]
1:30 am Aptos Veterans of Foreign Wars P... @ Severinos
Aptos Veterans of Foreign Wars P... @ Severinos
Apr 27 @ 1:30 am – 4:00 am
Aptos Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10110 @ Severinos
Commander Chuck Woodson leads the monthly meeting of the Aptos chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (post 10110) every Thursday at Severinos in Aptos, starting at 6:30 p.m. New members always welcome — come[...]

5th District Supervisor McPherson View all

Storm Damage Recovery

Storm Damage Recovery

By Bruce McPherson With a week of sunshine, it’s tempting to…

Fifth District Update: March 2017

Improving Our Community

Loma Fire Efforts

How Could Summer Go By So Quickly?