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  1. Cops and Courts: July 31, 2014: Missing Watsonville man at riskRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A 51-year-old Watsonville man was reported missing and at risk this week after he was released from Santa Cruz County's behavioral health center.

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  2. Local ACLU Issues Resolution of Support for Santa Cruz 11Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Indybay.org

    WHEREAS, The Santa Cruz County Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California believes that all four remaining defendants charged in the Santa Cruz Superior Court action collectively known as the "Occupy" cases, i.e., Gabriella Ripley-Phipps, Cameron Laurendeau, Franklin Alcantara and Brent Adams, are local activists working ... (more)

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  3. Hope's Closet brings promise to Santa Cruz County residentsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Leslie Maunu, the services manager for Hope's Closet, folds and sorts donated clothes.

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  4. Cops and Courts: July 31, 2014: Missing Watsonville man at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A 51-year-old Watsonville man was reported missing and at risk this week after he was released from Santa Cruz County's behavioral health center.

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  5. Watsonville Strawberry Festival celebrates prime cropRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... coolers, where refrigerated 18-wheelers wait for loads. It's strawberry season here, and time to celebrate Santa Cruz County's prime crop, valued at more than $200 million last year. The town that's home to such major producers as Driscoll's and ...

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  6. Ben Lomond woman reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... was last seen June 26 at House of Grace at 2304 Zanker Road in San Jose, said her mother, Trudy Mock. A Santa Cruz County judge had ordered Kittle to attend a program there in light of drug-related charges, but she left the facility the day she ...

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  7. Coast Lines, July 31, 2014: Deadline approaches for local candidatesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... clerk's offices in the cities where they plan to run. Persons running for other offices should contact the Santa Cruz County Elections Department, 701 Ocean St., Santa Cruz, or call 831-454-2060. If an incumbent eligible for reelection declines to ...

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  8. Sheriff's Office Asks for Help in Finding Missing At-Risk ManRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRON 4

    The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office today asked the public for help in finding an at-risk Watsonville man who was reported missing after being released from a behavioral health clinic.

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  9. Santa Cruz man sloshed with $3,000 penalty for running toiletRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... NEW STATE BOARD RESTRICTIONS YOU COULD FACE A FINE UP TO FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS...BUT MOST WATER AGENCIES IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY HAVE WATER USE RESTRICTIONS AND PENALTIES THAT ARE ON PAR WITH WHAT THE STATE HAS IMPLEMENTED. THESE PICTURES WERE TAKEN BY ...

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  10. Letters, July 31, 2014: A nice insight to the politics behind border kidsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... political chicanery and unending disasters? As a past member of Unity Temple, and 35-year resident of Santa Cruz County, I am very sad to learn of the Hyatt Corp. plan to cut down the red horse chestnut tree. Yes, Santa Cruz, as well as so many ...

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  11. Watsonville man sentenced in Christmas stabbingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Rolando Sanchez was convicted of attempted murder and inflicting great bodily injury with a knife, said Santa Cruz County prosecutor Kristina Oven, who prosecuted the case. He accepted a plea agreement in court. "This is a tragic story of a family ...

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  12. Coast Lines, July 30, 2014: Point Sur celebrates historic lighthouseRead the original story

    Tuesday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... collected will be stuffed with school supplies and given to homeless and low-income students throughout Santa Cruz County. Donations also can be sent to Lynda Hall, P.O. Box 97, Mount Hermon, CA 95041-0097. For more information, visit ...

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  13. Complete the Santa Cruz Passenger Rail Study SurveyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rail PAC

    The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission is analyzing the feasibility of passenger rail transit service along the 32-mile Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line.

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  14. Internet hookups push Santa Cruz County STD rates higherRead the original story

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Rates of sexually transmitted diseases are zooming upward across Santa Cruz County, and county health officials say people finding anonymous sex on the Internet is a major reason.

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  15. Capitola man to stand trial for alleged flare gun road rageRead the original story

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... 20. Stewart allegedly fired a flare gun into a car full of people on Capitola Road, near Woodrose Avenue, Santa Cruz County sheriff's deputy Ryan Kennedy said at the time. During a preliminary hearing Monday, Santa Cruz County Superior Court Judge ...

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  16. Brown is the New Green: Silicon Valley actively aims to reduce wasting waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Homes in the Silicon Valley and South Bay Area are being encouraged to reduce their water usage by cutting down on lawn maintenance.

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  17. CA: Bill Allows Santa Cruz Metro to Issue CitationsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Mass Transit

    July 29--SANTA CRUZ -- A statewide bill that appears headed for passage would allow private security guards and other transit employees to issue tickets for bad behavior around Santa Cruz County transit stops and stations.

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  18. 2014 Wharf to Wharf top 100 finishers for men and womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... (Kevin Johnson -- Santa Cruz Sentinel) Amy Schnittger of Watsonville receives her award for fastest Santa Cruz County time in the Wharf to Wharf women's division in Capitola on Sunday. (Kevin Johnson -- Santa Cruz Sentinel) Some here call it the ...

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  19. Cops and Courts: July 29, 2014: Teen arrested in attack at Watsonville barbecueRead the original story

    Monday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... nutritional supplements has agreed to pay $750,000 in a settlement with a state task force that included Santa Cruz County prosecutors. True Health LLC, Health Resources LLC and VRP Manufacturing LLC makes supplements including "Ultimate Colon Care ...

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  20. Coast Lines, July 29, 2014: Comments on sustainability plan due Aug, 18Read the original story

    Monday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Festival will be 3-7 p.m. Sept. 20 at Estrada Deer Camp, 194 Hazel Dell Road. The event, hosted by the Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau's Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee, features all-you-can-eat Rocky Mountain oysters, a chicken barbecue, live ...

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