The Biden administration has been eagerly promoting the prospect of protection for the 28 million children aged 5 to 11
The United States has a new plan that will still meet its ambitions to sharply cut greenhouse gases that are warming the...
Santa Cruz Police Deputy Chief Bernie Escalante has been appointed to serve as the Interim Chief, effective Oct. 30. A Santa Cruz...
The threat of multiple strikes this fall could cancel instruction for a third of undergraduate students attending University of California institutions
Scientific advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention home in on vaccine efficacy, advantages of mixing different vaccine types and...
Live Oak Glass Pumpkin Patch, Santa Cruz County Artist of the Year Yermo Aranda Performs, Tour a Historic Dairy Ranch and more
How to get the most out of the annual Santa Cruz dining event
Can a country already running huge deficits afford the scope of spending that the president envisions?
By Matt Weir In the beginning of September, San Francisco became the first city in the state to ban the buying or...
While wet weather will entice buried slugs back to the surface, persistent drought still poses a threat to slug populations.
The Food and Drug Administration voted unanimously to recommend a booster shot of the Moderna coronavirus vaccine
The 121,000-square-foot building will allow the consolidation of existing and additional South County services into one location
California high schoolers will be taught about the struggles and contributions of African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans and other ethnic groups
Community drumming, outdoor meditation, She Adventures Film Tour and more
The live comeback of Pivot is a reason to celebrate
Santa Cruz Chief of Police Andrew Mills is leaving the department a little more than four years after being named the city’s...
Lawmakers and critics subjected the Newsom administration to questions about the state’s oversight of nursing homes
For many college students, the pandemic closed off the usual paths that lead from the classroom to jobs after graduation
The Santa Cruz Warriors will get to play Chase Center in San Francisco for the first time since the arena opened two...
Pfizer and BioNTech have asked federal regulators to authorize emergency use of their coronavirus vaccine for children ages 5 to 11
Bestselling author Gary Paulsen at Bookshop Santa Cruz, downtown Santa Cruz Antique Faire, Evergreen Cemetery history tours and more
Capturing the spirit of Women on Waves
Local event goes international with a focus on inclusion, conservation and community
Divisions in the Democratic Party delay progress on part of President Joe Biden’s economic agenda
The Seymour Marine Discovery Center readies to reopen to the public
House and Senate pass legislation to fund the government until Dec. 3
The U.S. has had one of the highest recent death rates of any country with an ample supply of coronavirus vaccines
Tens of thousands of unvaccinated employees in California have gotten shots in recent weeks
Unvaccinated individuals must continue to wear masks indoors.
The Art of the Grateful Dead Community, explore biodiversity at the UCSC Arboretum, coastal walks and more.