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Local Measures on the Nov. 6 Ballot

Local Measures on the Nov. 6 Ballot

Measure A Scotts Valley Unified School District $108 per Year Special Tax on Real Property Two-Thirds (66.7%) Vote to pass Levy of a parcel tax for five (5) years beginning July 1, 2019 at a rate of $108.00 per year on each parcel within the School District raising approximately $820,000 annually in funding for the […]

Scotts Valley City Council Election

Scotts Valley City Council Election

For the Scotts Valley City Council there are two (2) seats up for election with three (3) candidates. Running for re-election are incumbents Stephany Aguilar and Jim Reed. Running for the City Council for the first time is Derek Timm. The Scotts Valley Times is devoted to the task of informing
the voters rather than endorsing […]

Stanford Cross Country Invitational

Stanford Cross Country Invitational

Scotts Valley and San Lorenzo Valley Results Scotts Valley Boys Win Division 4 Scotts Valley junior Mitch Ross took 6th place leading the Scotts Valley High boys cross country team to its division win at the Stanford Cross Country Invitational Saturday, Sep 29. Ross ran the 5-kilometer run on Stanford Golf Course in 16:10 as […]

Major Town Center Hurdle Cleared!

Major Town Center Hurdle Cleared!

The Santa Cruz City Council has agreed to sell the last 8.15 acres of the former Skypark Airport in Scotts Valley to a developer for $8.5 Million. The Sale is to Scotts Valley Town Green Land LLC, whose bid to create a mixed-use development on about 15 acres along Scotts Valley’s Mount Hermon Road one […]

Graham Hill Wildfire Fuel Load Reduction

Graham Hill Wildfire Fuel Load Reduction

Work Begins along Graham Hill Road Oct. 8 The Resource Conservation District (RCD), working with Cal Fire and California State Parks, has scheduled Phase 3 of the Wildfire Fuel Load Reduction project along Graham Hill Road. On Monday, October 8 crews will begin the removal of invasive Acacia and French broom on approximately 1.4 acres […]

Broadband in Santa Cruz

Broadband in Santa Cruz

Forum Announced to Discuss Efforts to Improve County Service Continuing efforts to expand high-speed Internet service throughout Santa Cruz County, the County of Santa Cruz is pleased to invite residents to a Broadband Service Forum where residents can directly hear from local broadband providers about upcoming services. Hosted by Supervisor Bruce McPherson, the forum will […]

Redwood Valley 4-H Club

Redwood Valley 4-H Club

Serving Scotts Valley, Felton, Ben Lomond, Boulder Creek, and Santa Cruz The NEW Redwood Valley 4-H Club would like to invite youth ages 5-18 to visit our next meeting on September 8 at 4:00pm held at the SV Boys and Girls Club, 5060 Scotts Valley Drive in Scotts Valley. This new 4-H club is the […]

Moving Forward: SVCC Arts Center

Moving Forward: SVCC Arts Center

By Ray Gorsky, Vice President, Scotts Valley Theater Guild Our goal in participating in the Scotts Valley Art, Wine & Beer Festival was to share the design of our proposed Scotts Valley Community Cultural Arts Center in the 9000 sq. ft. space at 251B Kings Village Road in the building we share with the Scotts […]

Ocean Steward Art Contest

Ocean Steward Art Contest

O’Neill Announces 2017-2018 Winners Congratulations to Mateusz Niemiec, a 6th grader from Scotts Valley Middle School, CA, as the grand prize winner of the 2017-2018 Ocean Steward Art contest. O’Neill Sea Odyssey and its Board of Directors selected Mateusz’s original color pencil artwork “Protect Our Oceans” which depicts an oil tanker spilling oil into the […]

Music at Skypark 10th Anniversary

Music at Skypark 10th Anniversary

The free community-wide “Music at Skypark” concert series benefiting the music programs in local public schools returns for its 10th summer season on the last Sundays of August and September (August 26 and September 30) All concerts run from 2:30 to 6:00 pm at Skypark in Scotts Valley. Two bands will perform at each concert, […]