.Aiyana Moya

News Editor
January 18, 2024

Mayor Releases Apology From Teen Who Threatened Him

On Thursday evening, Santa Cruz City Mayor Fred Keeley released a statement alongside the family of the 16-year-old who made death threats against the...
Ceasefire Peace
January 10, 2024

Council Passes Resolution For Peace, Declines To Call For Ceasefire

The Santa Cruz City Council meeting erupted in emotion early Wednesday morning as attendees supporting a council resolution calling for a ceasefire in the...
January 4, 2024

Richard Thornton, Former Olympian, Dies At The Hook

On Thursday, Richard Thornton, a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic swim team and the longtime head coach of San Ramon Valley Aquatics, died...
Winter Covid
January 3, 2024

Winter Covid Update

Anecdotally, it feels like everyone knows someone with Covid these days—or someone who is sick.   Even Deputy Health Officer Cal Gordon was sick during Good...
Police Arrest
January 2, 2024

Police Make Arrest In Disappearance of Capitola Woman

The Capitola Police Department arrested Theobald “Theo” Lengyel Tuesday morning in connection with the homicide of Capitola resident Alice Herrmann.  The arrest came a few...
Evacuations Lifted
December 28, 2023

County Lifted Evacuations

The county has lifted evacuations in Coastal Rio Del Mar, Pajaro Dunes and Capitola Village.  The update comes after a morning of big waves caused...
December 27, 2023

The Best of Times or the Worst of Times?

When all else fails go with the animal stories. That’s been an age-old fall back for journalists and for YouTube too. Try sliding around there without getting sucked into videos about...
Extreme Weather Alert
December 26, 2023

Extreme Weather Alert Sent To Residents Ahead Of Wednesday

On Christmas Eve, Santa Cruz County residents who signed up for CruzAware, the county’s alert system, received an extreme weather alert.  The alert cautions residents...