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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 […]

Fire at The Hideout

Fire at The Hideout

Historic Building Burns Closing Popular Restaurant By Kevin Newhouse By now I’m sure you have heard about the devastating fire at the popular Aptos restaurant, The Hideout. Thankfully nobody was hurt and the fire didn’t spread to the neighboring buildings or down to Valencia Creek. However, the restaurant did employ close to 50 people and […]

Cabrillo College Wins NASA Swarmathon

Cabrillo College Wins NASA Swarmathon

Edges Out 23 Other Colleges and Universities in Competition’s Fourth and Final Year Cabrillo College today announces that its Robotics Club has won the NASA Swarmathon, a nationwide autonomous robotics competition with the goal of advancing future space exploration. Cabrillo received the award at the NASA Swarmathon Workshop and Awards Ceremony held at the Kennedy […]

Noel Smith: Remembering Our Friend

Noel Smith: Remembering Our Friend

Former TPG, Inc. Editor Noel Smith Loses Battle With Cancer By Marsha Strong-Smith Noel Aubrey Smith, former editor of Times Publishing Group, Inc., passed away on June 14, 2019, at the age of 82. Noel is survived by his wife, Marsha Strong-Smith, his 4 children from a previous marriage, and three step children: Tori Strong, […]

Oasis Honors Distinguished Students

Oasis Honors Distinguished Students

Oasis High School is a WASC-accredited high school designed to meet the needs of students who benefit from a personalized learning program. Oasis is one of the Santa Cruz County Office of Education Alternative Education programs and is located on the Cabrillo College campus. Students work with their parent or guardian, teacher, and counselor to […]

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