Houseless Report Critical Conditions

Soaking wet clothes. No dry place to go. A good chance of contracting an infection or developing a rash. These are some of the...

Marchers Fight for Women’s Rights

Marchers congregated early, filling the corner of Pacific Avenue and Cathcart Street by 8 a.m. There was a cold bite in the air as...

Beach Flats Exhibit Rooted in Community

Draped in orange safety fence lining and gardening shovels, tall wooden boards bear text and photographs documenting the history of the Santa Cruz Beach...

District 29 Democratic Elections

Local Democrats voting in an election to select the area’s delegates to the Democratic State Convention arrived to the event early in the morning,...

Not Mushroom At The Fungus Fair

Thousands of fungi-loving adults and children crowded the Louden Nelson Community Center this past weekend to get their fill of everything fungus at the...

New Protections for Renters

From the gallery, the windows and a screen in the nearby Tony Hill room, onlookers witnessed City Council vote to establish an interim just...

Unsheltered

At about 5 a.m. on an October morning, two houseless people were tucked away beneath the arch of a Pacific Avenue doorway. Red and...

Renters and Landlords Clash at City Council Meeting

A tense crowd of about 114 people filled Santa Cruz City Hall to capacity, with about 100 people looking on from outside, during the Nov....

Lay Down Our Arms

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 2018, the Santa Cruz clock tower tolled to mark 100 years...

Resilience in the Face of Disaster

Matthew Boid was driving to a doctor’s appointment when he saw the flames in his rearview mirror. Ray Miller was bringing his car to...