Sharing Trinkets and Fighting Capitalism

The courtyard on the corner of 703 Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz is teeming with vegetation and vitality as those in need and...

Local Action on the Climate Crisis

The battle to ensure a steady and safe climate seems to have come to a standstill. President Donald Trump signed an executive order on...

Youths Break Silencing Effect of Bullying

“Love is love!” yelled teens as cars honked in solidarity. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) youth and allies gathered to share their experiences of oppression and progress.

Onward & Upward

  Joshua Stewart, 37, graduated from Bethany University with a major in history and a minor in English literature. He was planning on teaching community college....

ICE Arrests in Capitola

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested two individuals and detained two others on March 7 in Capitola. The arrests occurred near 41st Street,...

#FireKatehi Occupation Enters Fourth Week

During finals week, most UC students occupy libraries, but at UC Davis, students occupied the chancellor’s office. Beginning on March 11, office hallways turned...

An Educational Approach to Cinco de Mayo

Tamales and horchata vendors lined the courtyards at Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park for Cinco de Mayo where about 50 people gathered to...

Dancing For Spirit, Strength and Change

Hundreds of Santa Cruzans spent their Valentine’s Day celebrating not just their love for their significant others, but to dance and bring awareness to...

Explosion Southeast of Downtown Santa Cruz

On Sunday, September 29 at 1:25 P.M., the Santa Cruz Fire and Police Departments raced to an apartment building ravaged by fire in the 700 block of Third Street. Three male victims who had been severely burned were rescued and rushed by helicopter to a trauma center in the area.


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