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Creating A National Monument

by Stuart Thornton In 2012, President Barack Obama declared that a portion of the land on the former U.S. Army post Fort Ord would become the Fort Ord National Monument. “The protection of the Fort Ord area will maintain its historical and cultural significance, attract tourists and recreationalists from far and near, and enhance its […]

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Ribsys Nickel holiday party at Bocci’s Cellar: A fundraiser for Hope4Hayden.

A benefit supporting Hope for Hayden. http://bit.ly/1DZpWSJ This Ribsys Nickel holiday party brought an outstanding group of supporters together for a great cause at Bocci’s Cellar. A wonderful night with fantastic music & fabulous people… All taking part of the fight against cancer. Photo credit: Jeanine Michelle Olsen

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Product Review: Plantronics BackBeat PRO, BackBeat FIT & The Backbeat GO 2

Plantronics BackBeat PRO This Santa Cruz born and bred company has been on the cutting-edge of headphone technology since supplying astronauts like Neil Armstrong with headsets. Today, Plantronics pioneer spirit lives on in the BackBeat Pro. They weren’t attempting to compete with headphone giant Beats By Dre, they just wanted to make a great pair […]

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Santa Cruz Music Festival Announces 2014 Pre-Party

The Catalyst Club in Downtown Santa Cruz October 10th-11th, 2014   This October, Santa Cruz Music Festival will begin to ramp up preparations for its main event on April 3rd and 4th. Beginning with a 2 Day Music Showcase to give audience members a night they won’t soon forget at one of the most historic […]

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Junior Guard Competition Results

Photos: Julia Elman Below are the results for the JG Competition Wednesday and Thursday. The event was a great success. The weather was beautiful both days, it ran smoothly, the new tall flags were key to direct the competitors and spectators to all different events. The event had about 500 kids the in the Little […]

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DJ of the Month December: DJ Ben Baker

DJ Ben Baker has been consistently getting the dance floor rocking while working at the Santa Cruz DJ Company. The ladies love him and guys admire his musical savvy. He exhibits a great ear for music, a keen eye for photography, and a great arm for disk golf. At the county course in San Lorenzo […]

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The Hightones

It was yet another beautiful Saturday in Santa Cruz. The air was filled with sunshine and smiling faces in the streets of downtown. I positioned myself on the outdoor patio of New Leaf to enjoy the weather and a coffee. To my delight, a familiar sound filled the air on the patio not long after […]

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Band of the Month October: Wooster

  Last night I meet up with Brian, singer and guitar player for local band Wooster. I listened to the band practice a few songs before our interview. The practice went smooth as the band jammed into the night. Brian and I steeped outside while the remaining band members continued to jam softly.   SCW: […]

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