Mixed-Use Development Structure Proposed for Pacific Avenue

A mixed-use development structure proposed to be built in downtown could be the second tallest building constructed in Santa Cruz, if it’s met with...

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...

Rent Control Measure Expected to be on Nov. Ballot

Rent control and just eviction laws may be coming to Santa Cruz county after over 10,000 Santa Cruz voters petitioned to place it on...

Mobilizing Hundreds: The Pilipinx Response To a Crisis Call

The UC Santa Cruz chapter of Anakbayan will be leading a march at noon on May 3 from Hahn Student Center to raise awareness...

Santa Cruz Announces Water Shortage Alert

Beginning in October, the rainy season in Santa Cruz brings about 24 inches of winter rainfall on average. By the end of February this...

Next Step Toward Transitional Housing

Santa Cruz City Council is reviewing four potential sites for the next phase of the transitional housing camp, replacing the current site at 1220...

Second Annual March for Science

Amanda Brambila approached the microphone at City Hall as the final speaker in the Santa Cruz March for Science with UC Santa Cruz’s Society...

New Bill Would Limit Police Firearm Use

This article has been updated since the original publishing date to include the perspective of the Santa Cruz Police Department and the bill’s text. In...

Let Our People Go: Conditions of Confinement

Noisemakers rattled and bullhorns flared as 200 people marched on April 8 toward West County Detention Facility in Richmond, an operating facility of Northern...

Santa Cruz Takes on Climate Change

Emilio Martinez Castañeda, Beach Flats Community Garden gatekeeper, stepped into the garden and looked out at all of the rows of destroyed maize after...


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