June 2018 Local and State Election Guide

California state and local elections are June 5, and aside from electing local and state politicians, there are a variety of policies and propositions...

Global Community Programs Guide for Slug Grads

Thousands of students are about to enter an exciting and uncertain stage of adulthood. For many, the prospects of obtaining a career plan immediately...

Santa Cruz Joins Lawsuit Against Opioid Manufacturers

Santa Cruz County joined over 30 other California counties in a thread of lawsuits suing 12 opioid manufacturers on May 11, an extension of...

City Holds Interactive Forum on Housing Development

About 90 community members walked the halls of the Louden Nelson Community Center on May 15 as they went freely from room to room...

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...


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