.Brad Kava

Good Times editor Brad Kava and Son
June 7, 2023

Opinion: A Statement

Editor's Note There’s never been a time when the alternative press was more important to bringing news and truth to readers than today. Authoritarianism is quickly...
Santa Cruz Pride
June 1, 2023

More Than a March: Santa Cruz Pride Parade is the Start of the National...

Rob Darrow (he, him, his) identifies as a gay man and is a lifelong Californian who was born and raised in Santa Cruz. He...
older dad with baby
August 17, 2016

Good Old Dad

Confessions of a 60-year-old new father
May 18, 2016

Preview: Buddy Guy at the American Music Festival

As he comes to Aptos Village Park on May 28, Buddy Guy is thinking about the future of blues.
May 18, 2016

American Music Festival Line Up

We reckon Sunday’s country-leaning line-up at the American Music Festival will surprise you.
September 9, 2015

Our Big Ideas

10 Santa Cruz inventions that spread all over—and even changed—the world When it comes to innovations that have changed the world,...
September 2, 2015

Speed Demons

For years Comcast wasn’t delivering the fast-lane Internet they promised. Are they now? When Xfinity announced this month that it was...
August 19, 2015

Teen Screen

Local director brings Hollywood talent to Santa Cruz for a kids’ TV pilot Directing a movie or TV show with child...