Three sea otters shot to death in Santa Cruz County

August 30, 2016
Three sea otters shot to death in Santa Cruz County

This is incredibly sad news. Officials are seeking information involving three sea otters that were shot to death in recent weeks.  More information from the California Dept. of Fish and Game here.

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Santa Cruz: The least affordable place to live

August 25, 2016
Santa Cruz: The least affordable place to live

Even the UK’s Guardian has caught on to the fact that Santa Cruz is one pricey place to live.  “California is a monster. If you don’t keep up, you end up on the streets, and nobody cares,” said Kahn, a college graduate who previously worked…

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Got $6.5 million sitting around?

July 23, 2016

Because, you know, if you do, you could buy this amazing West Cliff bed and breakfast that has hosted such political luminaries as the Clintons, Nancy Pelosi and Barbara Boxer.    

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75 years of intrigue at The Mystery Spot

July 2, 2016
75 years of intrigue at The Mystery Spot

Ex Sentinel scribe Samantha Clark brings us this story on KAZU about the Mystery Spot celebrating its 75th year of delighting visitors.    

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Santa Cruz Tech: Pearl (Automation) gleaming with success

June 25, 2016

Thanks to Santa Cruz Tech Beat for keeping us up-to-date on what’s happening tech-wise on this side of Highway 17. There’s quite the burgeoning industry. One of the latest critical…

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Update: Court of Mysteries, aka the Red Castle, sold

March 25, 2016

Some call it the Court of Mysteries, others call it the Red Castle, and some just know it as what’s arguably the most unusual house in Santa Cruz. It’s been…

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