The choir of Scotts Valley High School received a $750 Caralyn Steinberg grant from the Gold Standard Chorus. The money will be used to help pay for an accompanist. To support choral music in our schools, her family established the grant fund in memory of Caralyn Steinberg. Caralyn was an enthusiastic member of the Gold […]
Marc Monte looks to the future for the Monte Foundation By Noel Smith Each October for the past 18 years, the community has come together to enjoy fun, food and fireworks at the Monte Foundation’s “Fireworks Extravaganza” in order to raise funds for local schools. No more. Marc Monte announced this year that there would […]
Valley Churches United Missions Community Outreach Since 1982 Valley Churches United Missions is seeking food and food certificate donations to provide the ingredients to prepare Christmas dinners for San Lorenzo Valley — Scotts Valley needy families, seniors and disabled. Fill a grocery bag with what you can by purchasing the following items here at your […]
Hospice of Santa Cruz County is proud to announce it has received a grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Hospice Foundation. Since its inception in 1997, Hospice Foundation has granted over $20 million to local programs dedicated to strengthening and improving palliative, hospice and other end-of-life services. The grant is awarded to support […]
“Supporting our Students for 30 Years” By Edita McQuary The year 1983 was a difficult time for Scotts Valley schools. The passage of the People’s Initiative to Limit Property Taxation, commonly known as Proposition 13, also limited the amount of funds California schools would receive from the State. Further, the State’s classification of Scotts Valley […]
Local Authors Pen New Book Showcasing Stunning, Vintage Images of Roaring Camp The newest addition to Arcadia Publishing’s popular Images of Rail series is Roaring Camp Railroads from local authors Beniam Kifle and Nathan Goodman. The book boasts more than 200 vintage images and memories of the California railroads. In 1963, Norman Clark officially opened […]
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