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.

Restaurant Week Celebrates Santa Cruz Food Culture

The annual Santa Cruz Restaurant Week (SCRW) returns this Oct. 2-9. SCRW invites a variety of local restaurants to design a $25 three-course menu, intended to offer guests an affordable fine dining experience.

Political Activist Strives to Change Local Law

In light of his most recent book, “The People’s Advocate,” Daniel Sheehan led a book signing and conversation about today’s political climate and its implications.

A Broad Brush Stroke: Homelessness in SC

Project Homeless Connect hosts annual event bringing together various groups for an all day free service gathering for the homeless.

Marjorie Cohn to Speak Against Drones on April 20

Marjorie Cohn, a Law Professor and former President of the National Lawyers Guild, will speak about the illegality and moral hazard of the US drone program at the Resource Center for Nonviolence on April 20, at 3:00 pm.

New Day Worker Center Opens Doors

The Dayworker Center of Santa Cruz opens up shop in Live Oak, providing day laborers with a resource for jobs and workers’ rights.

Needle Exchange, Homelessness and Compassion

Local groups and coalitions sponsored the “Drugs, Public Health and Needle Exchange” to discuss public safety solutions and gain more information about needle exchange from experts.