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Modern Woodmen Honored

Modern Woodmen Honored

Local Members Earn 2018 Impact Maker Award Members of Modern Woodmen of America chapter 7777 in Aptos, California, were recently recognized for coordinating an exemplary Matching Fund fundraising event. The event that received the recognition was a community barbecue and auction for the San Jose Firefighters Burn Foundation. The event was inspired by another chapter’s […]

Reward Of All Readers – R.O.A.R.

Reward Of All Readers – R.O.A.R.

By Carey Levash, AJHS 7th Grade Parent Obviously the most important gift we can give our children is teaching them to teach themselves! Giving them the ability to do this comes from communication. They need vocabulary words to achieve. Research has found that children learn 1 new word for every 1,000 read. An average reading […]

Robert Salazar: Community Hero

Robert Salazar: Community Hero

Robert “Bobby” Salazar passed away on March 17, at the age of 62, after a long battle with cancer. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend to many in the Aptos community. He worked for more than four decades as the Facilities Manager at Aptos High School. In 2015, the Aptos Chamber of […]

Pregnant Mare Rescue is On The Move

Pregnant Mare Rescue is On The Move

By Lynn Hummer Hello Horse Lovers and Volunteers! The rain keeps coming, in more ways than just the water from the sky! We have now been given until April 2, to move all horse equipment from the back acreage, as we are now losing access to the easement road to get there. This puts the […]

Aptos Chamber Vendors Wanted for Trunk Show!

Aptos Chamber Vendors Wanted for Trunk Show!

Vendors wanted! It’s High Time For Tea and Fashion! Tea, Fashion Show, Trunk Show and Auction is an amazing opportunity for you to sell merchandise to audience of 200 people. We are looking for those who sell Jewelry, Purses, Clothing, Skin Care, Hair & Beauty Products, Soaps, Candles, Etc. The Trunk Show is a great place […]

Mariners Football Senior Heading North

Mariners Football Senior Heading North

Aptos High Tight End/Linebacker Commits to Whitworth University in Washington Aptos High School’s Shane Modena, a stand-out tight end and linebacker on the Mariner’s varsity football team, signed a National Letter of Intent (NLI) for Whitworth University in Spokane, Wa., during a signing ceremony on Feb. 27. With his teammates and coaches at his side, […]

TPG’s 19th Annual Poetry Winners

TPG’s 19th Annual Poetry Winners

  The Times Publishing Group, Inc.’s Valentine’s Day Poetry Contest has been a success once more. Thanks to all our readers who participated and shared their stories in prose. We want to thank these local businesses for providing our winners the following fabulous prizes: For the Scotts Valley Times, Malone’s Grille For the Aptos Times, […]

Tootsie Roll Drive Benefits Hope Services

Tootsie Roll Drive Benefits Hope Services

The Knights of Columbus successfully raised $1300 at their Annual Tootsie Roll Drive. The money was collected over one weekend, by giving out Tootsie Rolls in front of Safeway at the Rancho Del Mar Shopping Center. People walking by donated from their own pocket, an act of kindness that transformed into a generous gift. A […]

Landmark Targeted For Housing

Landmark Targeted For Housing

Three Aptos Buildings Among Those Suggested For PRH By Lori Landino The County Planning Department has put forward a proposal for consideration to the Planning Commission (and soon the Board of Supervisors) for potentially creating Permanent Room Housing (PRH) in our area. There are nine properties in Santa Cruz County set to be “repurposed.” They […]

Sip For Second Harvest 2019

Sip For Second Harvest 2019

What if you could help fight hunger while sipping some of the Central Coast’s best wines? The gorgeous Seascape Golf Club will once again be the setting for Second Harvest Food Bank’s annual event, Sip for Second Harvest that takes place on Sunday, February 24, from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Now in it’s 4th […]

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