.This Week's Issue

August 17, 2022

Mongolian Folk Metal Outfit the Hu to Play the Catalyst

The quartet uses thunderous metal to introduce audiences to traditional Mongolian instruments
August 17, 2022

Greg Loiacono Celebrates New Record at Michael’s on Main

The Mother Hips guitarist’s retro soul odyssey, ‘Giving It All Away,’ is driven by his authentic falsetto vocals
August 17, 2022

Letter to the Editor: Mixed-up Use

A letter to the editor of Good Times
August 17, 2022

Opinion: Two Years After a Tragedy

GT looks at the slow recovery from CZU, and how to keep it from happening again
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 16, 2022

Two Years After CZU: Overhauling Undergrowth

Grand Jury report says the county needs to step up its plan for removing vegetation that increases wildfire risk
August 16, 2022

Two Years After CZU: How Science is Aiding Recovery and Prevention

Lasers, mushrooms and other innovations help heal the local landscape
August 16, 2022

Two Years After CZU: Rethinking Wildfire Prevention

Fire officials and experts look at how to avoid another CZU-like disaster
August 16, 2022

Coastal Commission Stifles RV Ordinance—Again

When and where oversized vehicles can park on Santa Cruz streets remains unclear
August 16, 2022

Council Adds Hotel Tax Increase to November Ballot

Roughly one month after a sales tax increase failed to pass by a mere 50 votes, the Santa Cruz City Council approved plans to...
August 16, 2022

Rob Brezsny’s Astrology: Aug. 17-23

Free will astrology for the week of Aug. 17
August 16, 2022

Supes to Stick with Current Term System

Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors reject proposal to set term limits on their positions
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