Homicide Victims Honored at Vigil
Twenty-six people gathered in an arc around a table adorned with flickering candles while holding signs with the names, ages and causes of death of Santa Cruz County homicide victims who lost their lives within the last 24 months. Among the names listed were Sgt….
Vigil Honors Three Students Killed in Chapel Hill
The sky dimmed above a candlelit Quarry Plaza on Friday night as about 70 people stood in a circle to remember the lives of three Muslim students killed in Chapel Hill, North Carolina Feb. 10 The shooting of Deah Barakat, his wife Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha…
UCSC alum Travis Marton, 23, remembered by friends, family
On Jan. 4, hundreds of people gathered at Natural Bridges State Beach — many wearing Greek letters — to mourn and celebrate the life of their friend and brother, Travis Marton.
Illuminating a Path Toward Safety
City of Santa Cruz Commission for the Prevention of Violence Against Women, in partnership with the Walnut Avenue Women’s Center and Monarch Services, hosted their fourth annual Full Moon Walk this month. The walk consists of a candlelight vigil to honor domestic violence survivors and raise awareness to the issue of violence against women.