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Fire Station Burrito Breakfast

Fire Station Burrito Breakfast

“We are a family” is how one volunteer described being a member of the volunteer fire team. The all-volunteer firefighters are not paid. Yet every one of the firefighters and medical staff undergoes the same extensive training as paid firefighters. Bonny Doon Fire Team was dispatched 138 times in 6 months. Volunteers are equipped to […]

Scotts Valley’s Fun Years!

Scotts Valley’s Fun Years!

Santa’s Village, Hocus Pocus, and Lost World The Santa Cruz Public Library System (SCPL) will kick off its Spring 2019 Local History Series at the Scotts Valley Library, 251 Kings Village Rd. on Saturday April 6th from 11 a.m. to noon. Relive the 1940’s to the 1970’s with Jay Topping, who will offer a lively presentation […]

SLVHS College & Career Fair

SLVHS College & Career Fair

San Lorenzo Valley High School hosted their third annual College & Career Fair on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Over 45 different colleges and local organizations came together to talk to over 400 students and helped them in broadening their awareness of possible college & career options. This fair, organized by SLVHS’ College & Career Center […]

Scotts Valley Town Green Hosts Workshop

Scotts Valley Town Green Hosts Workshop

On Thursday, February 7th, the Principals of Town Green at Scotts Valley hosted their third community workshop to share design concepts for the proposed 13-acre development. The presentation was held at the Scotts Valley Community Center and consisted of two identical presentations at 1:30 pm and 8:00 pm to allow community members with differing schedules […]

Call for Artists!

Call for Artists!

Scotts Valley Art, Wine & Beer Festival 2019 The Scotts Valley Art, Wine & Beer Festival is a two-day event held in a beautiful open park setting on the expansive lawn at Skypark in Scotts Valley. In addition to the fine art, there is delicious cuisine, live music, a Kids Fun Zone and the area’s […]

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, […]

Integrative Leadership Academy Receives $475K Grant

Integrative Leadership Academy Receives $475K Grant

California Department of Education Helps Local Charter School Project Integrative Leadership Academy, a non-profit organization working to open a small, project-based middle school in the San Lorenzo Valley, has been approved for grant funding from the California Department of Education’s competitive Charter Schools Grant Program. Based on the strength of its charter petition, ILA is […]

County Boys & Girls Clubs Celebrate 50 Years

County Boys & Girls Clubs Celebrate 50 Years

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Cruz County announced that it will mark its 50th anniversary with a special Gala Event on March 23, 2019, a year-long calendar of events and the launch of a new Alumni Club. “It is a huge point of pride that the Boys & Girls Club has been serving our local youth […]

Draft Highway 9/SLV Complete Streets Corridor Plan Available

Draft Highway 9/SLV Complete Streets Corridor Plan Available

The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) recently released the draft Highway 9/San Lorenzo Valley Complete Streets Corridor Plan. The draft plan identifies, evaluates and prioritizes the most critical and cost-effective transportation improvements along the San Lorenzo Valley’s primary travel corridor. Highway 9 is the economic center for the towns of Felton, Ben Lomond, […]

SLV & SV Meal and Food Programs: January 2019

SLV & SV Meal and Food Programs: January 2019

Tuesdays through Saturdays (also 4th Mondays). Valley Churches United, Food Pantry and Food Distribution programs. Tues-Thurs 9-11:45 and Saturday 10-11:45. 1st and 3rd Fridays 9-11 are for seniors only. USDA Distribution on 4th Monday 10-1. For SLV, Scotts Valley, and Bonny Doon residents. Ben Lomond, corner of Highway 9 across from Ben Lomond Market, 336-8258. […]