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,...

En Route to Representation

The midterm elections were a pivotal victory for progress in the U.S. Women, people of color and the LGBTQIA+ community gained more Congressional and...

City Council Candidate Interview Videos

*Order of videos is alphabetical for fairness. Philip Crawford https://www.facebook.com/CityonaHillPress/videos/1107437349420404/   Justin Cummings https://www.facebook.com/CityonaHillPress/videos/183766062507691/   Drew Glover https://www.facebook.com/CityonaHillPress/videos/438245896704256/   Cynthia Hawthorne https://www.facebook.com/CityonaHillPress/videos/729073214138791/   Donna Meyers https://www.facebook.com/CityonaHillPress/videos/324312981693402/

Santa Cruz on the Big Screen

Santa Cruz locals saw a little piece of Hollywood this summer when a new FX miniseries, “Devs,” and Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” follow-up, “Us,”...

Balakrishnan Case Closed

Content warning: This article contains references to sexual harassment and assault. UCSC professor Gopal Balakrishnan was found by Title IX to have violated the university’s...

Bomb Squad Called for Controlled Detonation

A dull boom echoed around the UC Santa Cruz campus Wednesday evening — its epicenter being the controlled detonation of a chemical mixture. No...

Students Show Up to Court in Support of Jeremy Saunders

About 35 UC Santa Cruz students showed up on May 22 in solidarity with UCSC second-year Jeremy Saunders, 20, who was arrested during the...

Voluntourism Won’t Help Your Resume

Graduates or students with the privilege to pay to travel the world this summer should be doing so ethically, not with the mentality of...

Sexual Harassment and Assault Allegations Build Against UCSC Professor

Content warning: This article contains references to sexual harassment and assault. *Name has been changed to protect the anonymity of this source **Gopal Balakrishnan is...

Violent Crime Rises in Santa Cruz County

Two violent encounters occurred near the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk last weekend, along with three shootings in Watsonville from last Thursday to Sunday and...