Business

SunCoast Awning

SunCoast Awning

SunCoast Awning is a thriving business that planted its roots in Santa Cruz back in 1934. Originally, the San Lorenzo Awning Company located on Ocean Street, the Langrish family purchased the business in the early 1940’s and moved to its current location on River Street. Clive Langrish is 88 today and helped run the business […]

Scotts Valley Spa & Boutique

Scotts Valley Spa & Boutique

At the Scotts Valley Spa & Boutique, they know how to prepare you for your tomorrow. You’re unique, and you require a relaxing place where your preferences and concerns are heard and catered to. You also desire a place where you can expand your self-awareness and focus on your health! . Julie Lewis and Carol […]

Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta in Soquel

Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta in Soquel

Whether it’s the beer or the pizza, Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta is the place where people meet with friends and family to enjoy wonderful food, a casual atmosphere and relaxing accommodations. Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta in Soquel first opened at 2501 Soquel Dr., Santa Cruz in 1992 as a second location to the […]

Aptos Yoga Center

Aptos Yoga Center

Promoting Health Through Svaroopa® Yoga The instructors at Aptos Yoga Center are passionate in their desire to introduce and share Svaroopa® Yoga with their community, young and old, in sickness and in health, athletic or not. Why? Because they believe it is a benefit to all, and a cure to many. The Center was founded by Christine Kalavati Hernandez […]

Getting to know the Redwood Village in Aptos

Getting to know the Redwood Village in Aptos

Redwood Village was founded in 1929 by William Parker on the former site of Spreckels’ stables and alongside the Watsonville to Santa Cruz highway. This was for many coming to the coast, their first close-up of redwoods. The redwood grove was thinned and the timber milled to construct cottages for vacationers. In 1974, the visitor […]

First Alarm

First Alarm

Locally grown and growing  If Aptos were a parent, First Alarm security services would rightfully be considered one of his or her cherished offspring. Jarl Saal started First Alarm Security & Patrol Inc. in 1966 as he attended Cabrillo College in Aptos. Since then, First Alarm, with its headquarters in Aptos, has grown into the well respected, sophisticated […]

New Life Community Services

New Life Community Services

In 1972, a group of concerned Santa Cruz citizens set out to help the unserved homeless and addicted in our community. They began by counseling on the street and providing shelter in their own homes, but eventually expanded to their present day facility on the West side. For the last four decades, they have quietly […]

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