News briefs for the week of May 4, 2016.
Santa Cruz leads the way on push for local green energy grid
UCSC alum’s video game illuminates world of young, poor African-American men
Downtown Associations backs off on making Pacific Avenue one-way all the way
Five Guys on Pacific Avenue and the rise of “fast-casual”
Pam Randall is wheeling a cart of 350 books into Live Oak’s newly opened Boys & Girls Club. It’s Wednesday, April 13,...
Former mayor Gayle Ortiz looks to the future with Vision Capitola
The missing link in the story of how ‘420’ began
Cousin Al's farewell KPIG broadcast, and a sustainable local church.
One man’s farmworker crusade is making noise, even as critics question his motives
Support network helps spouses heal after partners come out
Coastal Commission calls for sand mining shutdown
Dominican’s new Digital Breast Tomosynthesis machine helps screen women for breast cancer
Operation Surf celebrates five years in Santa Cruz
Resentment grows in Beach Flat community, and community group We Are Aptos file suit against local development plan.
Bay Area lawmaker pushes for daylight savings to go dark
City commission recommends making Pacific Avenue one-way, all the way
Women entrepreneurs ready for discussion in county known for female-led businesses
Joe Williams on the District 20 election
Even with Section 8 vouchers, Santa Cruz’s poor struggle to secure housing
City Council votes to censure Posner, send formal letter
New study bolsters Alejo’s call for ethnic studies
Local organization faces setbacks in work to revive local fish populations
KUSP looks to clear the static with new general manager Bonnie Jean Primbsch
Councilmember Micah Posner admitted last month to renting out a shed in his backyard without the proper permits to make the unit...
Former Coastal Commission head talks environment and diversity in wake of firing
County weighs Sisyphean task of managing cliff erosion as coastline recedes
What does commission firing mean for Santa Cruz?
Peggy Dolgenos is 1,000 percent committed to connectivity. At the epicenter of all things Cruzio, Dolgenos seeks not only faster, bigger cyber...
A new push to make sure locals know about various earned income tax credits