Capitola/Soquel

Capitola Soroptimists Seeking Applicants for its $2,000 Women’s Opportunity Award

Capitola Soroptimists Seeking Applicants for its $2,000 Women’s Opportunity Award

CAPITOLA — Soroptimist International (SI) of Capitola-by-the-Sea is seeking qualified candidates to apply for its 2013 Women’s Opportunity Award (WOA), which carries a $2,000 cash award. While it is a Capitola-based club, all women who are heads of households in Santa Cruz County are eligible to apply for the WOA and applications will be shared with the […]

SqCWD trying to find new course

SqCWD trying to find new course

By Noel Smith On Tuesday evening, October 15, at the Capitola City Council Chambers the Soquel Creek Water District took the first tentative steps in finding a new source of water to help in its mission to replenish the aquifers it depends on for its water. The adamant take-no-prisoners opponents of water desalination known as […]

Mid-County High School Scoreboard

Mid-County High School Scoreboard

Football Harbor Season Record (1-6, SCCAL 1-2) Santa Cruz 56 – Harbor 20 (October 25 @ Santa Cruz) Harbor Stats: First Downs 16; Rushes-Yards 28-144; Passing yards 108; Comp-Att-Int. 11-36-1; Fumbles-Lost 2-1; Penalties-Yards 4-29 Harbor Scoring: Cody Sullivan 11 yd pass from Milo Small (Bryan Garcia kick) 2Q 1:01; Pablo Correa 7 yd run (Pass failed) […]

Keeping Her Head Above Water

Keeping Her Head Above Water

Harbor High’s Eve Okamura Commutes from Pool to Pool By Michael Oppenheimer As Harbor High School’s new girls water polo coach, Eve Okamura is getting an early lesson in balancing the needs of a student with the needs of life in the workplace. Having her job be an extension of her studies and activities at […]

Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network

Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) released the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on the Monterey Bay Sanctuary Scenic Trail Network (Trail Network) Master Plan. The Master Plan defines the “rail trail,” a proposed bicycle and pedestrian trail within the Santa Cruz Branch rail line right-of-way and adjacent to the tracks, as the […]

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Capitola Soquel Chamber of Commerce   OCT 26 – Saturday Halloween Crafts for Kids New Leaf Community Markets Capitola • 2 -5 p.m. Bring your witches, superheroes, goblins and princesses to decorate mini pumpkins. Costumes not required but welcome. 2 -5 p.m. at New Leaf Community Markets, 1210 41st Ave, Capitola.   OCT 27 – […]

SqCWD Wants You to Save Water!

SqCWD Wants You to Save Water!

District Asks Users to Begin to Conserve Water in Hopes of Preventing Mandatory Restrictions Noel Smith – noel@cyber-times.com At its April 16 meeting the Soquel Creek Water District declared a Stage 2 water shortage warning. It is asking all customers to reduce their water usage by 15 percent from May to October 2013. This is […]