.Patrick Dwire

January 28, 2020

Santa Cruz For Bernie Fights for Local Democratic Party’s Future

Candidates run for 17 seats in first Democratic Central Committee race in years
Climate strike
September 24, 2019

Young People Lead Santa Cruz’s Climate Strike

New generation of environmentalists emerges, with goal of halving emissions by 2030
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June 11, 2019

A UCSC Professor’s Role in the Iran Hostage Crisis

Paul Johnston tells the BBC about his role in a 1980 peace delegation
tiny homes for homeless
January 31, 2018

Santa Cruz Slow on Tiny Homes As Other Cities OK Villages

The county is tentatively studying building five villages spread through the region
the literacy program santa cruz county jail
January 10, 2018

Literacy Program Teaches Lessons in and out of County Jail

Inmates say that learning better English will help them lead more fulfilling lives after their release
Clean Slate Program Santa Cruz County
April 26, 2017

Clean Slate Program Offers Ex-offenders Second Chance

With Clean Slate, some convicts get a clear record with good behavior
February 17, 2016

New Foundation

County pledges 1,300 new housing units, 40 percent to be affordable