FashionART’s 10th anniversary show introduces a new generation of designers on the edge
In celebration of the Kuumbwa Jazz Center’s 40th anniversary, a look back at how it shook up the jazz world
10 Santa Cruz inventions that spread all over—and even changed—the world
Online personality algorithms put astrological profiles to shame, but UCSC psychologists are raising questions about sharing personal data
With a new documentary film about his work, and huge exhibits on both coasts, acclaimed Santa Cruz nature photographer Frans Lanting is...
The Santa Cruz Derby Girls’ nights of badassery
Santa Cruz’s Yuri Barrigan is the first local rider to compete in the world’s most dangerous motorcycle race
Santa Cruz photojournalist Alekz Londos on what he saw while providing disaster relief in parts of Nepal where other organizations wouldn’t go
The Bonny Doon Vineyards iconoclast dives into uncharted waters again, fueled by an epic new vision of American soil and a search...
The SilverSneakers program is crusading for fitness by making it free
Five things you didn’t know about health and the human body
Why standup paddleboarding is the latest trend in yoga
Santa Cruz wellness expert releases app to improve workplace well-being
How a Santa Cruz designer created one of the most unlikely hits in video game history
Meet the players behind the multi-faceted push to reshape Watsonville’s downtown
Santa Cruz Skateboards’ parent company NHS is part of a growing solar trend
Can a Santa Cruz author’s 2×2 Pledge stimulate the local economy and revolutionize our food system?
Upcycling makes art out of trash
SH/OP turns donated organic produce into a community mission
More than a century after a famed trio of Hawaiian princes first surfed in Santa Cruz, their redwood olo surfboards are returning...
Memories of life on tour, plus the truth about that legendary Santa Cruz Acid Test
As they prep the 20th anniversary edition of their punk history ‘Please Kill Me,’ Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain look back at...
Multiple-murder suspect Robert Durst, the focus of HBO’s ‘The Jinx,’ called Northern California home in the 1990s and early 2000s. Did he...
The first phase of the huge Abbott Square renovation project will be unveiled this week. Will it be the answer to Santa...
Sailing the high seas from Santa Cruz to French Polynesia, Sally-Christine Rodgers documents the trials, tribulations and joys of exploring the world...
Up-and-coming artists like Ryan Bingham are a great reason to show up early to the Santa Cruz American Music Festival
Santa Cruz American Music Festival debuts this weekend with blues, country and everything in between
The annual salute to Santa Cruz’s entrepreneurial spirit expands, honoring locals with a range of goals and crusades
The first time Courtney Laschkewitsch recalls wanting to be an entrepreneur, she was 4. By 6 years old, she’d gotten into the...
For Andrea Mollenauer every night is a party—but not everyone would think so.