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The Price of Preserving Knowledge

The Price of Preserving Knowledge

Support Is Needed To Preserve the Aptos History Museum By John Hibble Where did the word museum come from? The word is from ancient Greece and describes a building or temple dedicated…

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CHP to host Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics

CHP to host Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics

Thursday, March 29 – 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. Chili’s restaurant, 1855 41st Ave, Capitola Santa Cruz CHP, in conjunction with the Special Olympics of Northern…

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Stage 3 Water Shortage Still in Effect

Stage 3 Water Shortage Still in Effect

From last October to March our area received just over 16 inches of rain, which is only…

County Releases Proposed Budget

County Releases Proposed Budget

The County has released the proposed budget fort he 2018-2019 fiscal year. The Board of Supervisors will…

Who Is Your Competition?

Who Is Your Competition?

Businesses Don’t Just Compete with Identical Competitors So you decided to open a coffee shop, or a…

CHIP Likes the Ladies

CHIP Likes the Ladies

Meet our buddy Chip! (ID#A246188) After his owner fell ill and was no longer able to care…

County Regulation Of Cannabis Cultivation And Manufacturing

County Regulation Of Cannabis Cultivation And Manufacturing

By Bruce McPherson, County Supervisor Fifth District I’m very pleased to report that the Board of the…

The Fallacies of Drug Advertisements

The Fallacies of Drug Advertisements

By Ron Conte, Pharm.D. I am sure most of you have seen the plethora of drug advertisements…

Hedges Are Like Green Fences

Hedges Are Like Green Fences

By Tony Tomeo Hedges are a complicated topic! Like lawns, they are among the more functional features…

Finalizing Commercial Cannabis Regulations

Finalizing Commercial Cannabis Regulations

By Zach Friend, County Supervisor 2nd District Over the last four years the Board of Supervisors has…

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Financial Gifts for Your Adult Children Mother’s Day is almost here. If you’re a mother with grown…

Mobile Commerce Essentials

Mobile Commerce Essentials

By Ron Kustek, Business Instructor Cabrillo College You may have a business that is 100% online, or…

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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…

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Upcoming Events

Oct
7
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Oct 7 2017 @ 9:00 am – May 26 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Oct
14
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Oct 14 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jun 2 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Oct
21
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Oct 21 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jun 9 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Oct
28
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Oct 28 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jun 16 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Nov
4
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Nov 4 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jun 23 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Nov
11
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Nov 11 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jun 30 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
Nov
18
Sat
9:00 am Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Scotts Valley Farmer’s Market @ Scotts Valley Community Center
Nov 18 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jul 7 2018 @ 2:00 pm
Started in 2009 with the City of Scotts Valley, the market represents farmers and specialty food purveyors along with cook-to-order food. This local market is the place for the the Scotts Valley community to get[...]
May
1
Tue
all-day Curves & Leo’s Haven Fun Fitness... @ Curves Aptos
Curves & Leo’s Haven Fun Fitness... @ Curves Aptos
May 1 – May 31 all-day
IT’S GIRLS MONTH OUT! Leo’s Haven + Curves = healthy play for all children and healthy play for all women! Grab your girlfriend, sister, auntie, daughter, mom, grandmom and head to Curves Aptos for this[...]
May
3
Thu
6:00 pm Lifestyle Triple P Group: Tools ... @ Mountain Community Resources
Lifestyle Triple P Group: Tools ... @ Mountain Community Resources
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 26 @ 7:30 pm
Thursdays, May 3 – July 26 (no class June 14 & July 5), 6 – 7:30 pm Lifestyle Triple P Group teaches families positive parenting strategies to increase children’s healthy eating and physical activity. Attend[...]
May
16
Wed
all-day Name Our Telescopes @ Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Name Our Telescopes @ Santa Cruz Public Libraries
May 16 – May 31 all-day
The Santa Cruz Public Libraries are inviting the public to name our new lendable telescopes during a naming contest between May 16th and May 31st. Anyone may enter the contest by submitting up to 3[...]
May
18
Fri
8:00 pm Actors Theatre presents THE REAL... @ Center Stage Theater
Actors Theatre presents THE REAL... @ Center Stage Theater
May 18 @ 8:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 3:00 pm
In Will Eno’s comic drama The Realistic Joneses, we meet Bob and Jennifer and their new neighbors, John and Pony – two suburban couples who have even more in common than their identical homes and[...]

5th District Supervisor McPherson View all

County Regulation Of Cannabis Cultivation And Manufacturing

County Regulation Of Cannabis Cultivation And Manufacturing

By Bruce McPherson, County Supervisor Fifth District I’m very pleased to report that…

County Employee Award Winners

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What to look forward to in 2018

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