.This Week's Issue

September 28, 2022

Open Studios Attracts Thousands of Arts Lovers

The annual three-week showcase features nearly 300 Santa Cruz artists who work in all mediums
September 28, 2022

Hip-Hop Star Lyrics Born Celebrates Upcoming Record

The Bay Area MC continues to unleash progressive messages of unity—with funky beats—on his own terms
September 28, 2022

Letter to the Editor: A Letter from the Monarchs

A letter to the editor of Good Times
September 28, 2022

Opinion: Don’t Know Much About Grateful Dead History

GT has a fine tradition of Deadheads, not including me
September 27, 2022

Recording the Grateful Dead: The Culture of Tapers

Mark A. Rodriguez’s ‘After All is Said and Done’ explores a chapter of Grateful Dead history embedded in the band’s narrative
September 27, 2022

Will Box Stores Change the Culture of Scotts Valley?

Longtime local businesses fear the competition will force them out of the area or close their doors for good
September 27, 2022

How California is Managing the Heatwave’s Effect on its Power Grid

Emergency text alerts from the California Independent System Operator and the governor’s office were sent in response to the record-breaking temperatures
September 27, 2022

Rob Brezsny’s Astrology: Sept. 28-Oct. 4

Free will astrology for the week of Sept. 28
September 27, 2022

Ecology Action Hosts Electric Vehicle Event

The local nonprofit wants people of all socioeconomic backgrounds to test drive electric cars
September 27, 2022

Ser Winery’s 2021 Dry Orange Muscat is a Hit

Ser owner and winemaker Nicole Walsh has gained notoriety for crafting lesser-known varietals
September 27, 2022

California Grill & Bar is Farm-to-Table All the Way

The longtime Watsonville restaurant serves some of the freshest produce in the county
September 27, 2022

Venus Pie Trap Brings ‘New Haven-style’ Pizza to Aptos

Sean Venus’ new pie, coffee and pizza joint opens next to his beachfront Venus Spirits Cocktails and Kitchen in Rio del Mar
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