The Joy of a Long Love

The Joy of a Long Love

By Joyce and Barry Vissell December 21, 2018 is our 50th wedding anniversary. We got married during a snowstorm in Buffalo, New York at 7pm in the evening. The church was filled with candlelight and poinsettias. My uncle played the organ, my sister-in-law sang and the minister learned Hebrew prayers for our combined Jewish and […]

Mourning My Oldest Son

Mourning My Oldest Son

By Sara Moore My name is Sara Moore, I am mourning my oldest son Charlie. Charlie died of Diffuse Midline Glioma, a rare, inoperable brain tumor, on August 31, 2018 at 11 years old. I am writing to you today, thanks to the immeasurable love of Jacob’s Heart and their selfless acts of compassion during […]

Áegis Living in Aptos

Áegis Living in Aptos

“We’re the people who make life better.” By Erin Kelly-Allshouse Áegis Living is a community leader in the senior living industry that provides the highest level of care and service to its residents to meet senior living needs in Assisted Living. When people visit Áegis Living for the very first time, they discover joy and […]

Make a Difference in Your Community!

Make a Difference in Your Community!

Aptos Adopt-A-Family Twenty-five years ago, a local businessman in Aptos was diagnosed with inoperable cancer. As the cancer progressed, he was unable to work or support his family as the holidays approached. Our community put on a spaghetti feed and the money collected went to help his family. Patrice Edwards, of Times Publishing Group, Inc., […]

$200K Challenge Grant for SCCHC

$200K Challenge Grant for SCCHC

Santa Cruz Community Health Centers (SCCHC), a nonprofit provider of high quality, affordable and comprehensive health services for everyone, regardless of their ability to pay, announced it has raised the funds to match a $100,000 challenge grant from Frank and Lorraine Bien in memory of their daughter Cecilia Rose Bien The combined total of $200,000 […]

The Power of Shen Yun

The Power of Shen Yun

Uplifting Energy — Experience A Truly Different Performance The first thing audience members seem to notice is the color. The curtains lift and the stage is lit with a bright, golden light. Streams of rainbow silk twirl and loop through the air. Costumes are coordinated in combinations so striking no one expects to see them. […]

I Can’t Fully Repay Them – But I’ll Try

I Can’t Fully Repay Them – But I’ll Try

16-Year-Old Cancer Patient Raises $5K for Jacob’s Heart A 16-year-old cancer patient is using his 4-H skills to raise $5,000 for Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Support Services, an organization he says was invaluable to him as he battled his disease. “When I was going through treatment, it was a really rough time mentally,” said Andrew […]

K&D Landscape Wins Big

K&D Landscape Wins Big

In November K&D Landscape attended the statewide California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) in San Diego. K&D emerged as the up-and-coming company making big waves in the industry, taking first place in every division they entered! They are excited to spread the news with our community. On Friday, November 12th, the Executive Team from K&D Landscaping Inc. had […]

William Clayton Greene Fine Jewelry Design

William Clayton Greene Fine Jewelry Design

Shimmer and Shine this Holiday Season By Erin Kelly-Allshouse On December 15th, William Clayton Greene Fine Jewelry Design in Scotts Valley will celebrate the holidays with an open house and Christmas sale from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. William Clayton Greene Fine Jewelry Design has helped make the holidays sparkle with diamond and gemstone jewelry […]