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  1. Panetta Lecture Series: T. Boone Pickens defends fracking in Monterey talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Monterey >> A week after Monterey County supervisors rejected a temporary ban on fracking, one of the biggest proponents of the technology was in town defending it. Oilman T. Boone Pickens, in Monterey for a Panetta Institute talk on energy, said hydraulic fracturing - a controversial oil extraction technique known as fracking - was safe.

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  2. Santa Cruz County jobless rate down to 9.8 percent in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Unemployment in Santa Cruz County dropped in February to 9.8 percent from 10.2 percent in January and 11.5 percent a year ago, according to figures posted Friday by the state Employment Development Department. Jobs grew 500 to 98,900, with the tally counting full-time and part-time jobs as of the 12th of the month.

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  3. Feds move to protect tiny ocean fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Vancouver, Wash. >> West Coast fishery regulators on Tuesday banned fishing for huge swaths of species at the base of the ocean's food chain, a major step toward ocean conservation that was hailed by environmentalists and fishermen alike.

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  4. Promise of protection surfaces on 20th anniversary of Pajaro floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Pajaro residents were rescued from their flooded homes by lifeguards using boats, March 11, 1995 when the Pajaro River levee broke and flooded the town. 1995: Levee breach near Murphy Crossing causes estimated $60 million in damages in Pajaro and surrounding Monterey County farmland, prompting new interest in project.

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  5. Springa s sprung: The Monterey Bay area is a gardenera s paradise, and herea s a few reasons whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    If you're thinking about a do-it-yourself project this spring, there's plenty of help and inspiration available from home shows, garden tours and workshops all around the Monterey Bay. It all begins with the Spring Inspired Home Expo this Saturday and Sunday at the Monterey County Fair and Event Center, where about 100 local experts and licensed contractors are on hand to talk to about home improvement, and a variety of free seminars will help you bring your dreams to reality.

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  6. Drowning victima s family: a Who knew it would be deadly?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Carmel >> Linda June's ankles were not even wet on Saturday afternoon when a wave sucked her into the ocean and took her life away at Monastery Beach, family members said on Wednesday. Two of June's children contacted The Herald on Wednesday in the hope their mother's death would help officials prevent this from happening to anyone else - specifically tourists, they said.

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  7. Monterey cat show brings fellowship, adorable catsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Trunude Blurred Linez of Skeenville, a Blue Mac Torbie/White Sphynx is judged by Jay Bangle during the 40th Annual East of Eden Cat Fanciers show on Sunday in Monterey. At 2 years old, the red point Siamese cat is making up for lost time after a cyst sidelined his pivotal “kitten” years on the award circuit.

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  8. For Leonard Nimoy and Monterey, fond memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at 83, came to Monterey in 1986 to film “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.” The film featured the Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Nimoy recalled his time here fondly. The actor, director and producer, who died Friday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at 83, visited the Peninsula in 1986 to direct and star in “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home,” the fourth cinematic adaptation of the TV series for which he is best known.

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  9. Fish Rap: Fishing consistent with surfperch on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Fishing in the greater Monterey Bay remained steady this week. If not necessarily the most exciting, we at least are enjoying consistency.

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  10. Goodwill computers aid nearly 12,000 job hunters on Central CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> In a world where employers expect job hunters to apply online, job seekers lacking a home computer can't search the Internet for job postings, but a local nonprofit is trying to level the playing field. Goodwill's Neighborhood Career Center , 350 Encinal St., will host a Workforce Santa Cruz County job fair 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  11. Santa Cruz woman builds tiny house, donates to homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Kendall Ronzano, 20, started building a mini-home when she was 16. She's now at Dartmouth and last week, saw her house, named “Ruby” head to Austin, Texas, donated to an organization that houses the homeless. SANTA CRUZ >> After a complicated, arduous three-and-a-half-year relationship, “Ruby” feels like a family member to Kendall Ronzano.

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  12. Study: Monterey No. 3 among Californiaa s retirement communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    NEW YORK >> A New York-based financial technology company released a study Tuesday that ranks Monterey as the third-best retirement venue in California based on criteria that includes tax burden, access to medical care and social opportunities for seniors. “We use data to provide advice on key financial decisions like, for example, home-buying, saving for retirement, life insurance ... things like that,” said A.J. Smith, managing editor of smartasset.com.

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  13. Santa Cruz woman builds tiny house, donates to homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> After a complicated, arduous three-and-a-half-year relationship, “Ruby” feels like a family member to Kendall Ronzano. Ruby is a 117-square-foot trailer-mounted “ tiny home ” Ronzano began building at age 16 in her Westside backyard .

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  14. Dan Haifley, Our Ocean Backyard: Volunteers serve as sanctuary ambassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary was established in 1992 with a northern boundary off San Francisco Bay then stretching 276 miles south to Santa Rosa Creek in northern San Luis Obispo County for an average range of 30 miles offshore. The recent addition of the underwater Davidson Seamount to the southwest brings its area to 6,094 square miles.

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  15. Pajaro Valley school officials aid struggling nonprofitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    WATSONVILLE >> Pajaro Valley Unified School District is giving $100,000 to a financially struggling nonprofit dedicated to providing counseling services to its students. The contribution, approved by trustees Wednesday, aims to ease Pajaro Valley Prevention and Student Assistance's cash flow crunch and buy time for a new chief executive officer to stabilize its finances.

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  16. Sunny skies, warm temperatures expected in Santa Cruz County, regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Last weekend, residents braced themselves for heavy rains and strong winds. This weekend, they can head down to the ocean for beach weather.

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  17. Pineapple Express brings needed rain to Santa Cruz CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    PG&E crews work to fix the downed power lines on Glen Arbor Road in Ben Lomond between Highway 9 and Hermosa Avenue Friday afternoon after a tree fell across the road. Windshield wipers: Check to see that windshield wipers are in good condition.

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  18. Allen Bushnell, Fish Rap: Sanddabs, mackerel, Dungeness still thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Hopefully, this week's rain will put a dent in the drought conditions we've been stuck with. With some additional luck, the high pressure system that has hovered over Central California will not re-form, which would leave the storm track open for additional rain.

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  19. Baskin Foundation grant revives Cabrilloa s womena s studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    In 2013, the Baskin Center, a facility for science, technology, engineering and math, opened on Cabrillo's campus, thanks to a $900,000 grant from the Baskin Foundation. Baskin Foundation members, from left, celebrated at the dedication: Cammy Torgenrud, Jack Baskin, Peggy D. Baskin and Nicole Baran.

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  20. Big storm on the way for Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Meteorologists are reporting that conditions in the Pacific are generating what appears to be a strong “Pineapple Express” storm that is expected to hit Northern California starting Thursday evening, bringing steady rain through the weekend to the drought-stressed Golden State. Although conditions could still change, the storm is expected to bring between 1 and 3 inches of rain to the Bay Area, with the heaviest amounts in the Santa Cruz Mountains and other high elevations, and up to 5 inches in North Bay communities like Sonoma County by Monday morning.

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