March 21, 2023

From Trend to Tradition: The Growing Significance of Boba

Exploring the ever-increasing visibility of bubble tea

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March 14, 2023

Santa Cruz Warriors Celebrate a Decade of Basketball by the Bay

Exploring the unpredictable and thrilling world of the “Sea Dubs”
March 7, 2023

Human Composting is Coming to California

Uncovering the transformative and sustainable potential of human composting in green burials
February 28, 2023

2023 Marks the Watsonville Film Festival’s Largest Yet

The South County festival will screen over 40 feature-length and short films, hold several special events and more—accessible to all
February 21, 2023

Santa Cruz Burger Week 2023

How the ultimate comfort food continues to evolve
February 14, 2023

The Crepe Place Celebrates 50 Years

The Santa Cruz staple has quietly become one of the area’s top live music venues and much more
February 7, 2023

A Santa Cruz Love Story for Valentine’s Day

How Dave and Beverly Ray have kept their printing business alive and maintained a happy marriage for over five decades
January 31, 2023

Vision Quest: Lonnie Bedwell’s Incredible Story

The prolific extreme adventurer does it all without the ability to see
January 24, 2023

The Plant-Forward, Healthier, More Sustainable Future of School Meals

An update on the $100 million allotted to California schools to provide healthier meals
January 17, 2023

Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA Performs ‘Liquid Swords’ at the Catalyst

The co-founder of the hip-hop supergroup will play his classic album in its entirety
January 10, 2023

Santa Cruz County Takes Shelter From the Storm

Tidal waves, demolished piers, debris-littered beaches and roads, flooding, power outages, widespread evacuations and closures leave Santa Cruz County shell-shocked—and it’s not over.
January 3, 2023

UC Santa Cruz Students Answer Complex Water Questions

From enlarging reservoirs to environmental problems caused by desalination, these brilliant young minds take on a challenging subject matter
December 27, 2022

Los Lobos to Perform Landmark Show in Santa Cruz

The legendary East L.A. rockers will celebrate 50 years at the Rio Theatre on New Year’s Eve
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