Localizing Global Initiatives

One-third of the food produced worldwide is either lost or wasted according to the United Nations. Yet to meet food demand levels by 2050...

At the Boardwalk

Depending on the time of year – or even the time of day - the Santa Cruz boardwalk can take on a very different...

Through Our Pens

This week's Through our Lens has a unique twist. For this issue, we're featuring illustrations from our team's artists for you to enjoy.

Bilingual Education at a Crossroads

Before most of us even entered the K-12 classroom, a battle was fought and lost for bilingual education. In elementary school, we all either watched...

Through Our Lens

Friday night, I hitched a ride with a friend to San Francisco. I was looking forward to starting early and traveling light to see as much of the city as possible. I brought just one shoulder bag carrying my camera, two lenses and a notebook. I wanted to capture the city through the experiences of individuals.

Through Our Lens: Kathryn Power

One of the great things about living on the westside is its proximity to my favorite part of Santa Cruz: Westcliff.  Every day—morning, afternoon...

Through our Pens

This week, our illustrators breathe life into cats, ghouls and monsters in preparation for All Hallows’ Eve. As we lean over our work, a chill across our backs reminds us that the mischief is nigh as the witching hour approaches.

Santa Cruz High School Students in Solidarity with Parkland

Photo by Calyse Tobias   Santa Cruz High School students filed out of classrooms and down the front steps of the school at about 10 a.m. on...


Sasquatch! 2012


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