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Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Californians Cutting Back on Water Usage: Report

Are YOU following the state's mandatory water use restrictions?
Drivers License Tests Now Automated

Drivers License Tests Now Automated

The paper and pencil tests have been replaced
New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

New Law Protects Against Sexual Harassment

It plugs a hole in existing law that left unpaid interns and volunteers vulnerable
Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Bid to Split California into 6 States Fails to Qualify for Ballot

Venture capitalist Tim Draper isn't ready to give up, though
Capitola Art and Wine Festival This Weekend

Capitola Art and Wine Festival This Weekend

Art, wine, music and food - free admission
Saturday Passport Hours in Santa Cruz

Saturday Passport Hours in Santa Cruz

Saturday Passport Hours September 13 – In Time for Holiday Travel - are a Good Option for Families and People who are busy during the week
'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

'Three Feet for Safety' Bike Law Takes Effect Next Week

Each year in California, more than 100 people are killed and hundreds of thousands more are injured in bicycle collisions.
Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Stanford-led Study Assesses the Environmental Costs and Benefits of Fracking

Pros: clean natural gas replaces coal to generate electricity. Cons: health risk to neighbors of fracking.
Man Arrested for 5 Burglaries, Police Say

Man Arrested for 5 Burglaries, Police Say

Police say he left his cell phone at the scene of one of the burglaries
Patrol Officer Arrests Auto Burglary Suspect

Patrol Officer Arrests Auto Burglary Suspect

The officer spotted the suspect at 1:20 in the morning
Police Seek Bike Thief Caught on Surveillance Video

Police Seek Bike Thief Caught on Surveillance Video

Do you recognize this man?
National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named

This year, some $33 million in scholarships is up for grabs
California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

California Economy: Steady but Unremarkable Growth in the Months Ahead, Forecast Says

The recovery is "painfully plodding," and the state is still performing below its potential in employment and output, according to UCLA
Concerned about Sugar? Here's Help.

Concerned about Sugar? Here's Help.

Chef Lauren Hoover-West's cooking course "Sugar Solutions" will help balance your blood sugar to avoid or manage serious health conditions.
Family Files Lawsuit Over Deadly Highway 17 Crash

Family Files Lawsuit Over Deadly Highway 17 Crash

The Santa Cruz man was killed in an eleven vehicle pile-up caused by a big rig
Good Night Captain Mama author Visits the Library

Good Night Captain Mama author Visits the Library

Graciela Tiscareno-Sato, author of the picture book, GOOD NIGHT CAPTAIN MAMA, will visit the Downtown Branch Library on Sun Sept. 28 at 2pm
From Woof to Wolf: Dogs teach us about Wolves

From Woof to Wolf: Dogs teach us about Wolves

Caleb Bryce shares his research on the way wolves structure the landscapes they inhabit.
Volunteers Wanted!

Volunteers Wanted!

The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is recruiting volunteers for a variety of opportunities.
Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford Experts: NFL Needs Consciousness-raising Campaign on Domestic Abuse

Stanford professors say the NFL should finally address the problem of players committing violence against women.
Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

Student Video Competition to Award $100K in Prizes

The contest is being held by C-SPAN