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Observe 'National Sickle Cell Awareness Month' In September By Donating Blood

Observe 'National Sickle Cell Awareness Month' In September By Donating Blood

Two drives planned in Santa Cruz, and one in Aptos.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Dogs in Outdoor Restaurants

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Dogs in Outdoor Restaurants

"Bone-appétit," says Assemblymember Yamada, sponsor of the bill which becomes law in January.
Legislature Approves Community Colleges Giving 4-Year Degrees

Legislature Approves Community Colleges Giving 4-Year Degrees

The measure would allow the schools to offer the four-year degrees when a local workforce need for college graduates can be shown.
Officials Say Body Found in Kings Canyon National Park Was Missing Teacher From Santa Cruz

Officials Say Body Found in Kings Canyon National Park Was Missing Teacher From Santa Cruz

The body of Gregory Muck, 46, was found at about 12,000 feet in elevation northwest of Mount Gardiner.
Your Young One Going to College? Help The Kid Out!

Your Young One Going to College? Help The Kid Out!

Some gadgets that might work quite well in times of stress when the college student needs to be on the ball -- or needs some nutrition.
Your Young One Going to College? Help The Kid Out!

Your Young One Going to College? Help The Kid Out!

Some gadgets that might work quite well in times of stress when the college student needs to be on the ball -- or needs some nutrition.
Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Due to Salmonella Fears

Almond, Peanut Butters Recalled Due to Salmonella Fears

The goods in question were sold at Whole Foods, Kroger, and Trader Joe's.
Santa Cruz County Man Arrested In Connection With Brush Fires

Santa Cruz County Man Arrested In Connection With Brush Fires

Suspect, 52, linked to more than 50 arson cases, police said.
Body Found In Area Where Fremont Teacher Was Hiking

Body Found In Area Where Fremont Teacher Was Hiking

Gregory Muck of Santa Cruz planned to hike by himself in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, but never returned this week as planned.
NorCal Patient Being Treated for Possible Ebola Exposure, Kaiser Permanente Says

NorCal Patient Being Treated for Possible Ebola Exposure, Kaiser Permanente Says

The person is in isolation at a Sacramento-area facility.
Where's Sophie? Shy & Sweet Puppy Went Missing Tuesday from Santa Cruz Shop

Where's Sophie? Shy & Sweet Puppy Went Missing Tuesday from Santa Cruz Shop

This little girl was last seen at an awning store, and was possibly taken by someone on a bike.
Teacher Reported Missing on Backpacking Trip in Sequoia & Kings Canyon Parks

Teacher Reported Missing on Backpacking Trip in Sequoia & Kings Canyon Parks

Authorities said people who may have seen Gregory Muck should call National Parks at (510) 565-3118.
Police Seek Shooters in Watsonville Drive-By

Police Seek Shooters in Watsonville Drive-By

A house and car were hit Tuesday night.
Just Peachy! Farmers' Market Recipes for Fresh Peach Dishes

Just Peachy! Farmers' Market Recipes for Fresh Peach Dishes

An amazing salad, a fresh salsa and a grilled option.
Santa Cruz Deputies Search For Man Reported Missing From Psychiatric Hospital

Santa Cruz Deputies Search For Man Reported Missing From Psychiatric Hospital

The missing gentleman, 24, has medical issues and his life could be at risk if he does not receive the treatment he needs.
PG&E Pleads Not Guilty, Denies Obstructing Justice in 2010 San Bruno Fire

PG&E Pleads Not Guilty, Denies Obstructing Justice in 2010 San Bruno Fire

The court action came today in a federal court in San Francisco in connection with the explosion and fire that killed eight and injured 66.
Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival Announces 2015 Logo Design Contest (Yes, For Next Year!)

Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival Announces 2015 Logo Design Contest (Yes, For Next Year!)

And, no, you do not need to live in Half Moon Bay! The 2014 contest winner is from Georgia. Deadline: Sept. 1.
Raccoon Rescued From Metal Grate In Soquel

Raccoon Rescued From Metal Grate In Soquel

The poor critter's head was stuck in a metal drain cover on Sunday.
Book Now For New Year's Eve Family Sleepover At Monterey Bay Aquarium

Book Now For New Year's Eve Family Sleepover At Monterey Bay Aquarium

Seems far off, 'tis true! But you have to plan ahead for these things: "New Year's Eve Seashore Sleepover" is Dec. 31 to Jan. 1, 2015.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.