Dominican Hospital Receives Award for Heart Failure Care

Dominican Hospital Receives Award for Heart Failure Care

American Heart Association Award distinguishes Dominican for providing advanced, research-based heart failure care speeding recovery and reducing readmissions SANTA CRUZ – Dignity Health Dominican Hospital has received the Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association (AHA). “This award demonstrates our dedication to ensuring heart failure patients receive […]

Special Price Adoptions for Kittens & Cats

Special Price Adoptions for Kittens & Cats

Ease Overcrowding at Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter (SCCAS) is offering special adoption prices through July 2016 for all kittens and cats at their Santa Cruz shelter, 2200 7th Avenue. Due to a high volume of kittens and cats in the shelter, SCCAS wants to ensure that these healthy, adoptable […]

Escape from Santa Cruz Main Jail

Escape from Santa Cruz Main Jail

Date/Time of Incident/Event: July 8, 2016 Location of Incident: 259 Water St.-Santa Cruz Main Jail Case Number: 16-05326 Type of Incident: Inmate Escape Description of Incident: Earlier this morning, 20 year old Karma Mendenhall walked away from the Santa Cruz Main Jail’s kitchen area. Mendenhall was a low risk sentenced prisoner housed at the Rountree […]

State Route 218 Resurfacing to Result in Lane/Ramp Closure

State Route 218 Resurfacing to Result in Lane/Ramp Closure

MONTEREY COUNTY – A resurfacing of State Route 218 from State Route 1 to Fremont Street will result in the following alternating lane/ramp closures in both directions for two days next week: Alternating lane closures on southboundState Route 218 from State Route 1 to Fremont Street on Sunday night, July 10 during the overnight hours from […]

Chicago, the Musical!

Chicago, the Musical!

By Noel Smith Cabrillo Stage has again brought Broadway quality performances and staging to Aptos delighting local audiences. Maybe it’s the weather or perhaps its reputation for quality productions but Chicago meets all expectations for great dancing singing and acting. Giving it her leggy and jubilant all with her dancing and singing was Jessica Whittemore […]

Head to the Islands: Hula’s Island Grill

Head to the Islands: Hula’s Island Grill

July Mahalo Monday Recipient Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music SANTA CRUZ, CA (June 17th, 2016) – Hula’s Island Grill and Tiki Room, at 221 Cathcart Street in Santa Cruz, takes you to the Islands each month with Mahalo Mondays! This lively locals’ restaurant offers a Hawaiian-inspired dining experience, with a tropical menu infused with Asian, Latin and Caribbean touches in an island-style setting. July 2016 Mahalo […]

Paving Work Scheduled on State Route 152

Paving Work Scheduled on State Route 152

Santa Clara County-   The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will begin work today to grind and pave the roadway on SR-152 about 20 miles east of Gilroy from Pacheco Creek in Santa Clara to the Merced County line near Dinosaur Point Road. The primary hours of operation during the weekdays will be from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 […]

Kindle The Flame Of Creativity, Release The Muse Inside!

Kindle The Flame Of Creativity, Release The Muse Inside!

APTOS – NextStage artists work to transform attitudes towards aging from the traditional image of decline to a new vision of continuous growth, exploration, excitement and joy. The NextStage Players performing troupe will present two new shows “Magic Moments of the Hollywood Musicals” and “Beatlemania” on Sunday, June 26 at 3 p.m. at the Aptos […]

Santa Cruz County Students Win Big

Santa Cruz County Students Win Big

2016 International Science & Engineering Fair and CA State Science Fair. Phoenix, Arizona – With the generous support of Seagate Technology, the Santa Cruz County Science & Engineering Fair (SCCSEF) provides the opportunity for the top High School project in our County to compete at the annual International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). From May […]

Aptos High Robotics Team

Aptos High Robotics Team

The Aptos High Robotics Team’s Nautilus 2.0 is a second generation ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) designed to withstand the volatile environments of deep-sea exploration and outer space. The ROV is built for extreme travel scenarios and equipped to collect data and deploy instrumentation in diverse environments from Jupiter’s Moons to under ice in Arctic Circle. […]