Santa Cruz songs

April 3, 2013

A friend posted on Twitter recently looking for people’s favorite songs about Santa Cruz. When I was preparing to move here from New York, I compiled an entire playlist of songs about California.

The California Report has an ongoing feature in which artists talk about their songs about the Golden State. Read more »

Ronan the beat-keeping sea lion at UC Santa Cruz

April 3, 2013

UC Santa Cruz researchers have trained a California sea lion to move its head in time to rhythmic sounds. This marks the first non-human mammal that’s shown the ability to keep a beat, according to Peter Cook of the UCSC psychology department. The video footage is incredibly cool.

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Santa Cruz Co. DA: Woman who made false rape claim at UC Santa Cruz campus will be charged

March 21, 2013

Santa Cruz County District Attorney Bob Lee announced on March 21 that the woman who told police she was beaten and raped on the UC Santa Cruz campus in February will be charged for making a false report. Morgan Triplett, 20, a student at UC Santa Barbara, called 911 on Feb. 17, 2013 and reported…

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Welcome to Santa Cruz News

March 11, 2013
Welcome to Santa Cruz News

We want your stories, your ideas, your thoughts. We want to hear why you think Santa Cruz is special. We want to hear about you, the people that make up Santa Cruz. We want to report accurate and fair information about what is going on in this community but we also want to give you a look…

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