Surfers paddled over to the car as it quickly sank with a mother and her two kids inside
The Monterey Bay Birding Festival, centered in Watsonville, had grown into a keystone birding event for bird lovers locally and worldwide
20 years after 9/11, people across the U.S. continue to pay tribute
The unprecedented on-campus ‘gang-involved’ murder has ignited a call to upgrade safety measures in PVUSD schools
After a year-long hiatus, the Santa Cruz County Fair returns
LIVE OAK—A 17-year-old Aptos High School student died Tuesday after he was stabbed multiple times, and two other students—14 and 17—are facing...
The fifth annual Santa Cruz Ride Out goes off the rails
Jerry Bustos Vinluan III was recently appointed as a Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge by Gov. Gavin Newsom.
The Academy, created by Watsonville Fire Department Chief Rudy Lopez, was launched in 2019 and put on hold last year due to...
Festival has been mothballed for the second year in a row due to pandemic complications.
Jessica Carrasco, Mateo Gonzalez (aka Primo) and Paul De Worken started work on the massive three-panel wall of Laundry Day laundromat this...
WPD detectives traveled to the U.S.-Mexico border early Wednesday to begin the extradition process, which could take several days.
Organizers are preparing for a complete in-person return of the annual event.
The man who allegedly fatally shot Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Sgt. Damon Gutzwiller in Ben Lomond last year during a violent crime...
Two men were shot five hours apart in reportedly unrelated incidents on the outskirts of Watsonville on June 23, and multiple suspects...
Seven years in the making, the inn opened its doors Monday morning.
Driver reportedly lost control at high speed
Project welcomes community help making tile panels
Orchard also boasts pair of llamas, goats, two emus and a clutch of chickens
Cal Fire team looking for innovative ways to manage the fire season
Highway reopens after 86 days of closure due to washout
City retooling ordinance to regulate when and where people may sleep
Mexican food restaurant coming to Mansion House is just one of several new businesses
Three other people injured in fiery solo-vehicle crash on Highway 1
Expanded restaurant working on bringing back full menu of California cuisine and more
Route will connect to retail and medical destinations
Reconstructed portion of iconic highway should better withstand future debris flows
Idle Hour Cafe Pizza opens in building that once served as a speakeasy
Portable sauna recently parked along West Cliff Drive
Completed pumptrack will provide arena for bicycling, skating, rollerblading and scootering