Graniterock®

Graniterock®

By Erin Kelly-Allshouse Graniterock’s company roots lie deep in the history of California’s Central coast. Founded February 14, 1900, it is proud of its rich history, growth and development in the last century. A privately held company, Graniterock has been inspired by the core values originally established by Arthur Roberts Wilson. With vision, inspiration and […]

Rio Del Mar Dental

Rio Del Mar Dental

Tod C. Anderson — the Friendly Dentist and his Staff By Sandy Feretto At Rio Del Mar Dental in Aptos, Tod C. Anderson, D.D.S., provides patients with excellent dental care that includes cleaning and prevention, cosmetic dentistry, restoration, implants, periodontal health, veneers, crowns, bridges, and full & partial dentures. Dr. Anderson and his staff recently spoke […]

Bragging Rights for “Best Apple Pie” 2019

Bragging Rights for “Best Apple Pie” 2019

43nd Annual Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau Apple Pie Baking Contest Have your apple pie announced as the “Best in Santa Cruz County and the Pajaro Valley” on Wednesday, Sept . 11, the opening day of the 2019 Santa Cruz County Fair. Entry deadline for the 43nd Annual Apple Pie Baking Contest is Tuesday, Sept. […]

Bay Federal Aptos’ Move into Rancho Del Mar Complete

Bay Federal Aptos’ Move into Rancho Del Mar Complete

The relocation of Bay Federal Credit Union’s Aptos Branch to Rancho Del Mar Center is complete. Bay Federal has moved into 48 Rancho Del Mar, and officially opened for business in its new location on the morning of Monday, July 15. The new location allows plenty of parking for their members. The branch has also […]

Backpacks for Back To School

Backpacks for Back To School

Valley Churches United’s backpack program is in full swing with volunteers busy filling backpacks for local San Lorenzo Valley and Scotts Valley kids returning to school in mid August. At this time their greatest need is high school quality backpacks with laptop sleeves for boys and girls. The nonprofit is also in need of 1½” […]

Coastal Wedding Magazine Summer/Fall 2019

Coastal Wedding Magazine Summer/Fall 2019

 Western Weddings • Wedding Podcast • Choices for Bachelorette Parties • The Big Countdown • Coastal Honeymoon • Get Fit for Your Wedding • Vintage Trends • Making a Toast at a Wedding • Tips for Choosing the Floral Décor • Finding a Dress for Your Bridesmaids • Rehersal Dinner • Enchance Your Wedding […]

Locals Fight for Reduced Water Pollution

Locals Fight for Reduced Water Pollution

Amidst growing awareness of worldwide environmental devastation and health problems wrought by plastic and non-recycled trash, local students and environmental groups met at Lighthouse Field State Beach in Santa Cruz to urge city and state officials to take action on plastic pollution and keep it out of the oceans. These groups have come together to […]

20 Years of Scotts Valley’s Art, Wine & Beer Festival

20 Years of Scotts Valley’s Art, Wine & Beer Festival

Featuring Cops N Rodders Car Show and Scotts Valley Roll-In Motorcycle Show The Scotts Valley Art, Wine & Beer Festival is celebrating its 20th Anniversary by welcoming 103 Artists, including 44 Artists who are NEW to the show! We are proud to have several local Open Studio artists who will be showing in a festival […]

SLV & Scotts Valley Meal and Food Programs: August 2019

SLV & Scotts Valley Meal and Food Programs: August 2019

Tuesdays through Saturdays (also 4th Mondays). Valley Churches United, Food Pantry and Food Distribution programs. Tues-Thurs 9-11:45 and Saturday 10-11:45. 1st and 3rd Fridays 9-11 are for seniors only. USDA Distribution on 4th Monday 10-1. For SLV, Scotts Valley, and Bonny Doon residents. Ben Lomond, corner of Highway 9 across from Ben Lomond Market, 336-8258. […]

Favorites Return for Annual Mole & Mariachi Festival

Favorites Return for Annual Mole & Mariachi Festival

Celebration Features Tasting Competition, Bands, Dancers, Kids Activities and More Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks (Friends) today announced it will host the 7th annual Mole & Mariachi Festival on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park (144 School St.) in downtown Santa Cruz. The festival […]