CASA of Santa Cruz House Celebrates Ten-Year Anniversary

CASA of Santa Cruz House Celebrates Ten-Year Anniversary

This year marks the ten-year anniversary of the Casa for CASA Capital Campaign. Ten years ago, a dedicated group of staff, Board and community members launched the Campaign to raise funds to purchase the beautiful CASA home in Watsonville. The vision of this campaign was to create a space for children to spend time with […]

Evacuating During an Emergency

Evacuating During an Emergency

Having a Plan in Place is Key for Safety By Ryan Peters, Fire Captain, Aptos-La Selva Fire Protection District It’s hard to believe that we’re already well into July! I hope everyone is enjoying the summer season so far. A couple of months ago as we said goodbye to Spring, we addressed the importance of […]

Seacliff State Beach Cleanup

Seacliff State Beach Cleanup

Thursday, July 18 • 9-11 a.m. Save Our Shores will be helping to educate beachgoers and volunteers about their options when it comes to reducing waste with the “Instead of this, try this!” program during the next Seacliff State Beach cleanup. The event will feature displays and discussions about alternatives for the plastic trash items […]

Aptos High School Robotics Team Wins International Title

Aptos High School Robotics Team Wins International Title

For the third year in a row, Aptos High School’s Robotics Team, Seal Team Scalyr*, competed in the International Marine Advanced Technology Education Remotely Operated Vehicle (MATE ROV) competition, and for the second time they have won. Their first international win was in 2017 when they won the championship against the next highest team by […]

Aptos’ 2019 Fourth of July Parade

Aptos’ 2019 Fourth of July Parade

The “World’s Shortest Parade” Winners! Grand Prize Best in Parade Agape Dance Academy Crowd Pleaser Aptos All Stars (11 year olds) Adult Groups First Prize Ukulele Club Judges’ Choice Campus Vitus Bands First Prize Grand Sam Judges Choice Watsonville Community Band Pets First Prize West Coast Great Pyrenees Judges’ Choice Monterey Bay Dog Training Club […]

Into The Woods

Into The Woods

Cabrillo Stage Brings Tony-Winning Play To Life By Mindy Pedlar Cabrillo Stage proudly presents INTO THE WOODS, the Tony Award winning classic with book by James Lapine and score by the incomparable Stephen Sondheim. The musical intertwines the plots of several Brothers Grimm and Charles Perrault fairy tales, exploring the consequences of the characters’ wishes […]

Cowell’s Beach Improvement Continues

Cowell’s Beach Improvement Continues

Sees Reduction in Bacteria Counts Despite Listing by Heal The Bay Cowell’s Beach once again finds itself on Heal the Bay’s ‘Beach Bummer’ list, but experts in the Cowell’s Working Group have noted a long-term reduction in overall exceedances of state water quality standards and concentrations of bacteria. “It is unfortunate to be on the […]

Public Access to Cotoni-Coast Dairies

Public Access to Cotoni-Coast Dairies

The Bureau of Land Management will provide information and accept written comments on a proposal to expand public access to the Cotoni-Coast Dairies public lands, in public scoping meetings to be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the following locations: Wednesday, July 17, Louden Nelson Community Center, 301 Center St., SC Thursday, July 18, Pacific Elementary […]

Summer Solstice Cat Adoption Special

Summer Solstice Cat Adoption Special

Through the end of July, Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter (SCCAS) is offering special adoption prices for all kittens and cats at their Santa Cruz shelter, 1001 Rodriguez St. Due to a high volume of kittens and cats in the Shelter, SCCAS wants to ensure that these healthy, adoptable pets are offered a second chance […]

All In The Family Business

All In The Family Business

By Ron Kustek There are many reasons why hire family — they are usually more committed with a vested interest in the success of the company, plus they’re often more trustworthy, not to mention that family will often work for a lower cost than non-family labor. All of these positive attributes can contribute to a […]

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