Discussing the French Elections

French voters took to the polls on April 23 for the first of two rounds of voting for the presidential election. Voters chose from...

Art as Sanctuary

From handcrafted painting frames to a rusty and decrepit metal door in front of the entrance, “The Cell and the Sanctuary: Art and Incarceration”...

An Alternative Movie-Going Experience

Skip the eight dollar ticket, skip the loud guy in the back of the theater, and skip the child kicking the back of your...

Substandard Living, Full Price

In a state ranked the most impoverished in the nation, Santa Cruz is the least affordable small metro area in the country. The median...

Annual Drum Feast Celebrates Indigenous Cultures

The smell of copal, a sacred incense used in rituals, celebrations and offerings, filled the air as the Fresno American Indian Veterans Association Color...

Q&A with ill-esha

Edge of Eden performer ill-esha talks about the endless possibilities of electronic music

Mystery at the Del Mar

Only six hours in, sleep-deprived, pajama-clad audience members have already seen the comedy “The Little Hours,” the horror flick “Devil’s Candy” and the action...

Keep Your Shoes On

The definition of “house” has evolved with a little help from the Santa Cruz music scene, and in the case of Ya Mi Na,...

From World of War to Life with Words

Ex-child soldier Ishmael Beah visits Santa Cruz to talk about his new novel and share experience during Civil War in West Africa

Photo Gallery: Santa Cruz Music Festival

The third annual Santa Cruz Music Festival hit downtown last weekend, with a line-up stacked with over 100 bands. The local and semi-local acts...
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