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  1. Demonstrators Arrested in Support of City Workers at Santa Cruz Council MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Indybay.org

    ... remain behind. The city pays an average of only $34,000 per year-about half of the median income for Santa Cruz County-to its workers such as landscapers, sanitation drivers, administrative personnel, library workers and parking attendants. These ...

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  2. CCS Softball: Scotts Valley extends historic run, reaches D-III finalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... the Central Coast Section championship game. Bring the scope further back, it's a game in which only six Santa Cruz County teams, representing four different programs, has ever reached. So when Santa Catalina brought the game-winning run to the ...

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  3. Pajaro Valley schools achieve drastic financial recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... have the deficit spending to address. We need to proceed with caution,” DeRose said. Mary Hart, Santa Cruz County Office of Education associate superintendent of business services, said the district's financial health is “very ...

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  4. Deputies Arrest Alleged Drugged Driver Following PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A man who was allegedly high on methamphetamine and heroin led San Mateo County sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase on state Highway 1 Saturday afternoon. Deputies received reports of a vehicle pursuit involving a white Toyota Camry coming from Santa Cruz County at 12:37 p.m., according to sheriff's officials.

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  5. 2015 Santa Cruz Pride grand marshals, special honors namedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz >> The Santa Cruz Pride Parade and Festival organizing committee has announced the 2015 grand marshals and special proclamation recipients. Every first Sunday in June, the Santa Cruz County community joins with the voices of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities and their allies around the world in celebration of Pride Month. 3 comments

  6. Coyotes attack dogs in Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SANTA CRUZ >> Authorities are warning Santa Cruz County residents to keep dogs and cats indoors at night after some recent coyote attacks. Lisa Carter, director of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in Santa Cruz, was at her home on Carbonera Drive in Santa Cruz earlier this month when a rescue dog she was caring for was attacked by a coyote.

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  7. Inspiring Santa Cruz kids to read during summer vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... AWAY FROM GETTING OUT OF SCHOOL FOR THE SUMMER, BUT THAT DOESN'T MEAN THEY DON'T HAVE TIME TO READ. THE SANTA CRUZ COUNTY SUMMER READING PROGRAM IS HOPES TO HOOK THEM IN FOR THE SUMMER. ACTION NEWS REPORTER PHIL GOMEZ SHOWS US HOW. PHIL: THE SUMMER ...

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  8. Inspiring Santa Cruz kids to read over summer vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    With school out for the summer soon, the Santa Cruz County summer reading program aims to encourage children to pick up a book and read during the break. The county's free program begins June 1 and is open to children under 18 years old.

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  9. Police escort Santa Cruz employees out of City Council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    ... affordable housing. The city pays an average of only $34,000 per year-about half of the median income for Santa Cruz County-to its workers such as landscapers, sanitation drivers, administrative personnel, library workers and parking attendants. ...

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  10. Santa Cruz County hoteliers report busy holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... to 55 percent for that time period the year before and 43 percent in the recession year of 2009. In Santa Cruz County, which has 3,577 hotel rooms, the average rate for January through April in Santa Cruz County was $131 this year vs. $117 last year ...

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  11. New film a Pussywillow Dirtbagsa follows a group of Santa Cruz...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... a drunk sitting in a bar was a very positive thing in people's life.” I cover the arts scene in Santa Cruz County and write the weekly Sunday column for the Santa Cruz Sentinel. Reach the author at wbaine@santacruzsentinel.com or follow ...

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  12. Ed Pennimana s vision of Santa Cruza s a Sweet SpotsaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Santa Cruz landscape painter Ed Penniman is displaying his landscape oil paintings in a new show to open Friday at the Santa Cruz County Government Building on Ocean Street. The paintings are Penniman's vision of the “sweet spots” in and around Santa Cruz, as well as some paintings inspired by places in Marin and San Luis Obispo counties.

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  13. "Just Splash" Metro Bus Ad Campaign Helps Monterey BayRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Santa Cruz City

    The City of Santa Cruz has partnered with Surfrider Foundation and Santa Cruz County on a Metro bus ad campaign "Just Splash, Take Your Trash!" to improve water quality and reduce litter and trash in Monterey Bay.

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  14. AIDS Life Cycle Bicycle RideRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Edhat

    The AIDS/Life Cycle Bicycle Ride will move through Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties next week. The cyclists will use portions of the state highway system during the daytime hours in the following locations: On Sunday, May 31, the cyclists will leave San Francisco and arrive in Santa Cruz County using portions of southbound State Route 1. On Monday, June 1, the riders will leave Santa Cruz County on State Route 1 and continue southbound on US Highway 101 to King City in Monterey County.

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  15. Dominican Announces New Pet CT Scanning Technology With Less RadiationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Dignity Health Dominican Hospital now offers the most advanced Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography scanning technology available - allowing for more precise visualization of cancerous tumors, and reducing patients' exposure to radiation by more than 30 percent. The hospital is the only medical facility in Santa Cruz County delivering this leading edge technology.

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  16. San Mateo County deputies arrest alleged drug-fueled driver following pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    A man who was allegedly high on methamphetamine and heroin led San Mateo County sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase on state Highway 1 Saturday afternoon. Deputies received reports of a vehicle pursuit involving a white Toyota Camry coming from Santa Cruz County at 12:37 p.m., according to sheriff's officials.

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  17. Fences put up around sacred 'Virgin Mary' tree in WatsonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KION 46

    ... was just decline in leaf growth in the spring when you would see more leaf growth and more die back," Santa Cruz County Parks Department representative Gretchen Iliff said. The county parks department said it has noticed some improvement since the ...

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  18. Car hit bicyclist in Santa Cruz overnight crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KION 46

    Santa Cruz police said Mission Street at Western Drive are back open after a crash early Wednesday morning between a car and bicyclist. According to Santa Cruz County Dispatch, it happened just before 3 a.m. when a car struck a bicyclist.

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  19. Alleged Drug-Fueled Driver From Santa Cruz Leads Deputies On High-Speed ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... afternoon. Deputies received reports of a vehicle pursuit involving a white Toyota Camry coming from Santa Cruz County at 12:37 p.m., according to sheriff's officials. Soon after, a deputy spotted the vehicle traveling north at a high rate of speed ...

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  20. New Santa Cruz rules aim to ease housing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KION 46

    Rent prices in Santa Cruz County are on a steady rise over the last several years and now the county is ranked the 5th most expensive metro area to call home. That was from a national coalition studying affordable housing.

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