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Three Arrested in Drug Sting

Three Arrested in Drug Sting

Fourth Suspect Being Sought Sergeant Stefan Fish, GTF Supervisor On April 4th, 2014 members of the Santa Cruz County Anti-Crime Team Narcotics and Gang Task Forces conducted an…

Upcoming Events

Mar
21
Fri
7:00 pm Yoga of 12 Step Recovery @ Yoga Within
Yoga of 12 Step Recovery @ Yoga Within
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 28 @ 9:00 pm
Yoga of 12 Step Recovery @ Yoga Within
Yoga of 12 Step Recovery is an addiction recovery and relapse prevention program that combines the practical tools of 12-step programs with the ancient wisdom [...]
Mar
22
Sat
2:00 pm Santa Cruz Performing Arts’ Spring Music Classes @ Aptos Academy of Performing Arts
Santa Cruz Performing Arts’ Spri… @ Aptos Academy of Performing Arts
Mar 22 @ 2:00 pm – Jun 14 @ 6:00 pm
Santa Cruz Performing Arts' Spring Music Classes @ Aptos Academy of Performing Arts
From Tots to Teens to the Entire Family, SCPA is offering courses in Musical Theatre and Choir Performance, both in Aptos and Ben Lomond! All [...]
Apr
18
Fri
all-day Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Apr 18 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 [...]
1:30 pm Friday Shakespeare Club
Friday Shakespeare Club
Apr 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Come join us, a group of diverse women, in stimulating discussions of Shakespeare’s Plays. We meet every 1st and 3rd Friday October thru May. Guests [...]
5:00 pm No Cost After School Program-Sign up by March 7 @ St. John's Episcopal Church
No Cost After School Program-Sig… @ St. John's Episcopal Church
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A no-cost after school program for youth ages six to 12 will be offered in Aptos starting March 17  through May 30.  The program will [...]
Apr
19
Sat
2:00 pm “Decorate 2 Celebrate” Easter Cupcake Decorating Event @ Freedom Bakery & Confections
“Decorate 2 Celebrate” Easter Cu… @ Freedom Bakery & Confections
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm
"Decorate 2 Celebrate" Easter Cupcake Decorating Event @ Freedom Bakery & Confections
Come and decorate cupcakes into adorable Easter Baskets. Sure to be an afternoon of fun for all ages! Guests will also get to work on [...]
7:00 pm FOOTLOOSE – The Musical @ Park Hall
FOOTLOOSE – The Musical @ Park Hall
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm
San Lorenzo Valley High School and Mountain Community Theater proudly present FOOTLOOSE – The Musical! Screenplay written by Dean Pitchford, music and lyrics by Dean [...]
Apr
20
Sun
all-day Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Apr 20 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 [...]
2:00 pm FOOTLOOSE – The Musical @ Park Hall
FOOTLOOSE – The Musical @ Park Hall
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm
San Lorenzo Valley High School and Mountain Community Theater proudly present FOOTLOOSE – The Musical! Screenplay written by Dean Pitchford, music and lyrics by Dean [...]
7:00 pm FOOTLOOSE -The Musical @ Park Hall
FOOTLOOSE -The Musical @ Park Hall
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm
San Lorenzo Valley High School and Mountain Community Theater proudly present FOOTLOOSE – The Musical! Screenplay written by Dean Pitchford, music and lyrics by Dean [...]
Apr
21
Mon
5:00 pm No Cost After School Program-Sign up by March 7 @ St. John's Episcopal Church
No Cost After School Program-Sig… @ St. John's Episcopal Church
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A no-cost after school program for youth ages six to 12 will be offered in Aptos starting March 17  through May 30.  The program will [...]
Apr
22
Tue
all-day Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Nar-Anon of Santa Cruz County
Apr 22 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 [...]

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SqCWD Enacts Building Moratorium

SqCWD Enacts Building Moratorium

Mandatory Water Rationing in District to Take Effect This Fall Twin Lakes Church Project put…

Multiple Burglaries and Attempts Near Summit Area

Multiple Burglaries and Attempts Near Summit Area

On 4/11/2014 multiple burglaries and an attempted burglary occurred in the Summit area of Santa…

How to Look Like an Expert” Topic at Capitola Soroptimist

How to Look Like an Expert” Topic at Capitola Soroptimist

CAPITOLA — Image Consultant, Vaidehi Normand, will share secrets on “How to Look Like The Expert…

Sheriff Candidates’ Forum on Monday Night April 28

Sheriff Candidates’ Forum on Monday Night April 28

Meet the Candidates for Santa Cruz County Sheriff The three candidates for Santa Cruz County…

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All New Curves!

All New Curves!

Jillian explains what drew her to join the Curves team.

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Our Country

The “One Ring” Telephone Scam

The “One Ring” Telephone Scam

Callbacks Used In International Revenue Share Fraud Telephone companies in the United States are seeing missed calls used to enable International Revenue Share Fraud – IRSF. Fraudsters are…

Local Named to 2014 ITF Seniors Tennis Tournament

Local Named to 2014 ITF Seniors Tennis Tournament

Forty Americans to Participate in Senior Tennis’ Premier International Team Competition WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — The USTA announced the 40 players who will represent the United States at…

New Farm Bill is an Investment in Rural America

New Farm Bill is an Investment in Rural America

The 2014 Farm Bill, passed by Congress and signed last week by President Obama, strengthens the farm safety net and ensures vital nutrition assistance for hardworking children and…

Red Cross Issues Top Five Flu Prevention Steps; Influenza Widespread in 35 States

Red Cross Issues Top Five Flu Prevention Steps; Influenza Widespread in 35 States

Flu season is here and more and more people are getting sick. In the Greater Bay Area, there have been over a dozen deaths attributed to the flu so far. The flu…

Latest Aptos Times E-edition

Latest Aptos Times E-edition

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Latest Capitola Soquel Times E-edition

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Latest Scotts Valley Times E-edition
Water Wisdom

Welcome to Water Wisdom

By Kim Adamson Welcome to the first article in a new monthly column about our regional water, focusing on challenges and opportunities. When I arrived in Santa…

Village Corner

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month

We all have a role to play in ending the problem By Cynthia Druley By the time you finish reading this article, more than 30 cases of…

Columnist - Supervisor Friend

My Personal Story of Water Conservation

By Zach Friend, Second District Supervisor Even with some of the recent rains, there is no question that our region is in the midst of one of…

Seniors in Action

Wow — It’s Been 40 Years!

The Mid County Senior Center Club House Celebrates a Milestone To celebrate this occasion, there will be an Open House on Saturday, March 29 from 1:00 to…

Social Security – What's Happening Now

ACA, Benefits, Retirement Age and more …

Medicare Question: Will my Medicare coverage change because of the Affordable Care Act? Answer: No, not at all. People who have Medicare coverage are not affected by…

The Book Bag

No foolin’: Here’s some action fiction for the eclectic reader

The Orphan Choir By Sophie Hannah Picador. $25 (Rating: Interesting) There is no question that Sophie Hannah is a talented writer. That being said, though, this latest…

Columnist - Fire Chief Conrad

Free CERT Training

By Mike Conrad, Division Chief Operations Aptos La Selva Fire Protection District Classes Start January 7 While this article is intended to review the Community Emergency Response…

Sports

Valley High Schools Scoreboard

Baseball San Lorenzo Valley Season Record: (5-4, SCCAL 1-3) Santa Cruz 2 – SLV 1 (Mar 28, Hm) SLV 2 – Harbor 1 (Mar 25, Hm) Scotts…