.Aiyana Moya

September 20, 2022

The Footbridge Services Center to Close Most of its Services

The vital homeless nonprofit shutters just as Benchlands evictions begin
September 1, 2022

Public Weighs in on Sheriff’s Office Auditor

Community calls for more transparency in county jails and civilian committees to oversee Sheriff’s Office
August 30, 2022

Where the New District Elections System Went Wrong

Only one of the six candidates running for the two city council seats is Latinx
August 29, 2022

Public Meeting for Sheriff’s Office Auditor Set for Aug. 30

County asks for community feedback before beginning the search for an independent investigator
August 25, 2022

Santa Cruz Begins Phased Closure of Benchlands

City says the homeless encampment clear-out will be dependent on shelter availability
August 16, 2022

Two Years After CZU: Still Tangled in Red Tape

Despite promises of a fast-track process, most fire victims who want to rebuild legally are waiting for permits
August 2, 2022

After the Benchlands, What’s Next for Homeless Solutions?

Local homeless advocates and city officials imagine answers beyond the same old encampment shuffle
July 19, 2022

Dial 988 to Access National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The three-digit number makes it easier for those experiencing any kind of mental health crisis to get help