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  1. D-League Basketball: Warriors to hold open tryout Oct. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... performance at an open tryout. This will be the first year the Warriors won't hold an open tryout in Santa Cruz County. Last season, the team held a tryout at Kaiser Permanente Arena in Santa Cruz. The Warriors also conducted an open tryout at Aptos ...

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  2. Cops and Courts: Oct. 1, 2014: Surveillance images released of Santa Cruz burglar with toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies said this man burglarized a home on the 2000 block of East Cliff Drive on Sept. 21. Deputies on Tuesday released surveillance images of a man suspected of stealing electronics and other items from the home of a man who was drunk and passed out.

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  3. Santa Cruz County killer set for prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Robert Spedding is sentenced in August 1990 for the murder of Ernie King. Spedding is one of a handful of Santa Cruz County serious criminals recently released from prison.

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  4. Man with toddler suspected of stealing from Santa Cruz homeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies say this man burglarized a home on the 2000 block of East Cliff Drive on Sept. 21. SANTA CRUZ >> Deputies on Tuesday released surveillance images of a man suspected of stealing electronics and other items from the home of a man who was drunk and passed out, authorities said.

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  5. Coast Lines: Sept. 30: Women's club hosts candidates forumRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... The session will be 5-6 p.m. at Natural Bridges High School and Green Careers Center, 313 Swift St. The Santa Cruz County Office of Education Preapprenticeship Program will begin Oct. 7 from 4-8 p.m. and will continue every Tuesday and Thursday for ...

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  6. Santa Cruz County Employees Credit Union to merger with Bay Federal Credit Union on Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    CAPITOLA >> Santa Cruz County Employees Credit Union is set to merge with the larger Bay Federal Credit Union on Nov. 1 after a vote by members of the smaller credit union and approval by its board. "The regulatory environment has changed to the point that it is costly and difficult for small credit unions, like Santa Cruz County Employees Credit Union, to compete," said Trey Dunbar, Santa Cruz County Employees Credit Union president and CEO, noting the merger got a "resounding vote of confidence" from members.

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  7. Santa Cruz Warriors to have open tryoutRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    Santa Cruz Warriors to have open tryout The Santa Cruz Warriors announced Tuesday it will have an open tryout, scheduled for Oct. 18. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1vuV4TT It's the third year in a row Santa Cruz has held an open tryout, although this will be the first time a tryout will not take place in Santa Cruz County. Aptos High and Kaiser Permanente Arena were previous open tryout locations.

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  8. Construction to begin soon on Colligan Theater at Tannery Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... contains 100 affordable housing lofts and 28 working artists studios and is home to the Arts Council of Santa Cruz County. The 10,000-square-foot theater complex, which also will feature an open-air courtyard for events, will be home to Santa Cruz ...

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  9. Grand entrance for Castle Rock approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    LOS GATOS >> The Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a new grand entrance for Castle Rock State Park, a mountaintop hiking and rock climbing destination that faced closure just two years ago. Proposed by Los Altos-based Sempervirens Fund, the $7 million project shifts the park entrance up Skyline Boulevard, adding parking, flush toilets, an outdoor amphitheater and, eventually, a new 6,000-square-foot visitors' center.

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  10. Video shows border agent punched teen in stomachRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent seen punching a Mexican immigrant teenager on video could have his felony charge of aggravated assault reduced to a misdemeanor, according to the Santa Cruz County attorney prosecuting the case. Aldo Arteaga, 35, is a nearly 10-year veteran of the department and was stationed in Nogales, Arizona on Jan. 30 when the incident took place.

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  11. Coming soon to your mail box - November 4 election materialsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The first day to obtain and vote a vote-by-mail ballot for the November Statewide General Election is Monday, October 6. Santa Cruz County election officials plan to mail 68,822 ballots on Monday to our 65,850 permanent vote-by-mail voters and 3,459 voters who reside in a mail ballot precinct. Voters in a mail ballot precinct are automatically mailed a ballot because there are 250 or fewer voters residing in their voting precinct.

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  12. Santa Cruz 'bad Samaritan' caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... the 2000 block of East Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz was drunk near Sunny Cove Drive and needed a ride home, Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Sgt. Kelly Kent said. While he was walking, he flagged down a passing motorist and asked for a ride home. The driver ...

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  13. County Firefighters Rescue Elderly Residents Trapped In Burning ApartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Two elderly people trapped in an apartment building were rescued via ladder by firefighters early Sunday during a two-alarm fire near Capitola, according to the Central Fire Protection District of Santa Cruz County. At 4:16 a.m. Sunday, the Santa Cruz Regional 911 center received multiple emergency calls about an apartment fire with people trapped inside at 1360 30th Ave. in the Live Oak area of unincorporated Santa Cruz County, district spokesman Mike DeMars said.

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  14. DUI Suspect Resists Arrests, Drags Santa Cruz Co. Deputy Down StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A DUI suspect trying to drive away early Sunday near state Highway 9 in Santa Cruz County dragged a sheriff's deputy about 250 feet down a street before crashing the vehicle, sheriff's officials said. At 12:41 a.m. Sunday, Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputies noticed the driver of a white Honda sedan fail to make a complete stop at the intersection of Highway 9 and state Highway 236, sheriff's Sgt.

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  15. Deputy dragged during DUI stop in Boulder CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    A 28-year-old Soquel man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and other charges on Sunday after he dragged a deputy by his clothing while fleeing from a DUI stop, authorities said. The 29-year-old deputy was treated at a hospital for injuries that were not life-threatening, said Santa Cruz County sheriff's Sgt.

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  16. PVWMA & City of Watsonville Receive FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Basin Management Plan. Under this program, the Central Coast Ag Water Coalition, in concert with the Santa Cruz County Resource Conservation District will perform irrigation system evaluations, grower training an on-farm performance monitoring and ...

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  17. Deputy dragged, injured during DUI stop in Boulder CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    A 28-year-old Soquel man was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and other charges on Sunday after he dragged a deputy by his clothing while fleeing from a DUI stop, authorities said. The 29-year-old deputy was treated at a hospital for injuries that were not life-threatening, said Santa Cruz County sheriff's Sgt.

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  18. Nextdoor Debuts Service for Public AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Government Technology

    ... In response, Nextdoor has been working with 250 cities over the last two years, including Plano, Texas; Santa Cruz County, Calif.; North Las Vegas, Nev.; and Orlando, Fla., to develop and refine Nextdoor for Public Agencies. Leary said one of the ...

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  19. This beer glass caught a criminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    ... the moustache beer glass reward was posted. Picture: santacruzpolice.blogspot.com.au The reward ... Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office incentive to catch the thief, they dubbed El Mustachio the Magician, proved a hit. Picture: ...

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  20. Take Back Santa Cruz keeps pressure on discarded needle issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... a needle," Cube said. "What the needle symbolizes is what the community is going through with heroin." The Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency is working on a substance abuse report to submit to the Board of Supervisors in December, said Public ... 5 comments