Supporters want Santa Cruz to be among the few California cities with the balloting system
Enviros call for alternatives to six-story library and parking structure, but will they work?
With FOIA requests, activists dig up dirt on feds to protect access
Corralitos family switches to water catchment and storage system
Confusion and claims of interagency deceit follow immigration raids in Santa Cruz
Local community garden movement bears fruit on Riverside Avenue
Local activists discuss their trip to protest site at Peace United Church
Movement may be a tipping point for social media boycotts, but Santa Cruz drivers feel fallout
Paul Damon, of Holistic Veterans, chased down a man who broke into his home
Chip, executive director of the DTA, leads effort to start Downtown Streets Team
Supporters march alongside the Native American activist, who has ties to Santa Cruz
Veterans Resource Center teams up with SCPD to help at-risk vets with new courtesy ride program
Micah Posner’s plan to build a second unit in his backyard meets resistance from his co-owners, who fear the unit will block...
The community college’s dental program, which serves thousands, survives another year—but questions remain
A look at the possible future of recreation from pickleball to linear parks
Prop. 64 can’t close the deficit, and the new legislation raises other tax questions
How Jan Harwood, a nuclear activist, found her voice as political songwriter
The San Lorenzo River has repeatedly met its high mark in recent weeks, reshaping beaches as the county struggles through storms
MariaElena De La Garza on what community action looks like.
As supporters rejoice at Coast Dairies’ presidential designation, neighbors turn toward next steps.
Some are calling for changes to the D-League, although there isn’t a clear path ahead
Why the Museum of Art and History is asking for cutlery
Sara Kelly Keenan says she’s living proof that gender isn’t binary
Good Times’ holiday fundraising campaign nearly doubles last year’s donations
What Republican plans to repeal Obamacare without a replacement would mean for California
The drought may now be over, but the county’s water woes go much deeper
New Santa Cruz Mayor Cynthia Chase talks about breaking the glass ballot and her top issues
Museum considers how to use the Octagon building and is asking for suggestions
How to learn about ocean advocacy and preventing pollution
Lance Linares plans to retire in 2017 after two decades