SCCAL All League: Aptos High

SCCAL All League: Aptos High

Girls Basketball CO-Coach of the Year Stefan Hocom (Aptos) Kanani Thomas (Soquel) First Team Hannah Hocom Second Team Abbi Saxton Teal Maixner Honorable Mention Natalia Ackerman Gabby Giuffre Boys Basketball First Team Rashaun Wooden Second Team Blake Welle Honorable Mention Forrest Hays Joe Ricabona Girls Soccer Most Valuable Player Monserrat Hernandez Marquez (Junior) Offensive Player […]

Aptos High School Scoreboard

Aptos High School Scoreboard

Basketball Girls Season Record (26-5, SCCAL 10-2) Coach: Stefan Hocum NorCal D III State Playoffs Moreau Catholic (Hayward) 71 – Aptos 63 (Mar 8) CCS D III Champions! Aptos 71 – Soquel 59 (Mar 4, Championship) Aptos 58 – South SF 50 (Mar 1, Semifinals) Aptos 45 – Mills 44 (Feb 25, Quarterfinals) Aptos 75 – NMC […]

Shelter to Celebrate St. Pittie’s Day Weekend

Shelter to Celebrate St. Pittie’s Day Weekend

To raise awareness and find good homes for adoptable dogs, the Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter (SCCAS) 2200 7th Ave. will host “Saint Pittie’s Day Weekend Celebration” March 17-19 to highlight what loving companions Pit Bulls can be when given the right training, care and environment. The weekend-long “Adopt-a-thon” will include a pub crawl/fundraiser, free […]

Spring Forward and Check Those Smoke Alarms

Spring Forward and Check Those Smoke Alarms

By Ryan Peters, Fire Captain, Aptos La Selva Fire Protection District What a winter we’ve had! Water in the form of rain and snow has been falling all over California since early November. In the Sierras, there have been reports of over 680 inches of snow received this season, which is a truly remarkable figure. […]

Nugget is a Nice Guy!

Nugget is a Nice Guy!

Nugget’s (A233191) story starts with him as pup in another shelter. He was taken in by a dog rescue that placed him with a family with kids and other dogs. He grew up there and, while he loves people and enjoys the company of those dogs, he wasn’t able to share well with the other […]

Aptos High Production of “My Fair Lady”

Aptos High Production of “My Fair Lady”

Performance dates/times: Preview March 23 – 7 p.m. March 26 – 3 p.m. March 30, 31, April 1, Matinee – 2 p.m. & Evening Finale 7 p.m. Coming to the Aptos High Performing Arts Center: My Fair Lady, A Musical Comedy based on the Greek play Pygmalion, with book by Alan Jay Lerner and music […]

Mother’s Day Run/Walk for Shelter Returns

Mother’s Day Run/Walk for Shelter Returns

33rd Annual Race Ramsay Park, 1301 Main Street, Watsonville Sunday May 14 from 7 – 11 a.m. – First race starts at 7:45 a.m. Pajaro Valley Shelter Services (PVSS) presents the 33rd Annual Mother’s Day Run/Walk for Shelter Fundraiser on Sunday, May 14 at Ramsay Park in Watsonville that includes a 10K Run, 5K Run-Walk […]

Museum of Art and History’s Poetry and Book Festival

Museum of Art and History’s Poetry and Book Festival

Dive beneath the printed word at an evening featuring the most impressive poetry and book arts in Santa Cruz County. Enjoy poetry readings from powerful new voices as well as some of the county’s most seasoned and sublime. Make paper, bind booklets, drip ink and transform the printed page into book art sculptures, envelopes, guerrilla […]

Storm Damage: Valencia and More Seeing Repairs

Storm Damage: Valencia and More Seeing Repairs

By Zach Friend, Santa Cruz County Supervisor 2nd District The County recently topped $70 million in storm damage to public roads and infrastructure just in the unincorporated area. This number is expected to increase as there are still a number of sites that have reported damage but full engineering and cost estimates haven’t been completed […]

Christian Youth Theater Presents Peter Pan

Christian Youth Theater Presents Peter Pan

The shows take place at the Cabrillo Crocker Theater March 24 – April 2 with a large cast of talented Christian Youth Theater (CYT) actors, flying children, fairy dust, a full orchestra and beautiful sets and props by Cabrillo’s own Skip Epperson. Six Performances: Friday, March 24 at 7 p.m. • Saturday, March 25 at […]