Why we’re excited about this year’s Santa Cruz Warriors
Mark Stone wins re-election to the California State Assembly
President Barack Obama could learn a thing or two about making political deals in order to get what he wants in Washington...
One of the big surprises in this local election is just how soundly sitting Santa Cruz County Supervisor Greg Caput has defeated...
Former Santa Cruz County District Attorney Bob Lee was always a competitor, says Patti Boe, a friend of more than 20 years.
Public Works wants more money for local roads
GT’s guide to this year’s local candidates and measures
Watsonville City Council contest opens amid huge challenges for downtown
A look at five proposals for the future of Santa Cruz water
Study reveals the growing success of nonviolent techniques for political change
Scientists search for innovative solutions to South County’s groundwater problem
Newly finished Walnut Commons is a Santa Cruz experiment in cohousing
Hold the Fries
Concerned locals take on regional power goliath’s plan for large-scale utility pole construction.
With new laws and media attention, local groups step up their campaigns against domestic violence
25 years later, the infamous earthquake that shook Santa Cruz County to its core
A number of high-profile figures have come out against the War on Drugs in recent years, including former Seattle Police Chief Norm...
Critics say rental inspections are making an overpriced rental market even worse
Spoiler alert: Santa Cruz isn’t really the ‘third most dangerous city’ in the state
Community leaders in science and technology unite to form web-based networking program
New plan imagines the future of north coast redwoods
A local planning expert puts the art of house-flipping to work for the public good
Tucked away in the lofty hills of Bonny Doon, inside the office of the Santa Cruz Comic News, Thom Zajac and the...
The whale season to end all whale seasons has scientists searching for explanations
Santa Cruz Police move forward with license plate readers despite ACLU’s concerns
Are illegal creek and river diversions drying up the county’s North Coast waterways?