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Redefining The National Strike
Opening Up A Community Dialogue...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 11:24AM
Lighthouse Bank Vice Chairman Involved In Assault On Richmond & Mountain View Voters
According to Lighthouse Bank, the bank was founded in October 2007 by approximately 350 local residents, professionals and small business owners. During 2014, Stephen D. Pahl had 91,768 shares of Lighthouse Bank common stock, presently worth around $16.00 per share according to the Wall Street Journal!...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:24AM
Pause the Calls: Black Lives Matter
Monterey Peace and Justice Center 1364 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955...
Event Date: Thu Jan 19, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:51PM
California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
State's Proposal Shrugs Off Voters' Approval of Ban on Oil Waste Injection...
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:01PM
Teamsters Local 2010 Initiates Mass Walkout and Strikes at University of California
Disruptions, Closures and Delays at UC Campuses...
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 6:44PM
Post Office Uses Leaf Blowers to Harrass Homeless at 6AM
In the dark of 6AM no less than three contractors use leaf blowers to "clean" the area in front of the Post Office....
Posted: Thu Jan 12, 2017 7:46AM
Freedom SleepOut #79 Swims Toward Justice Tuesday Night
Under the eaves of City Hall until driven away by "peace officers" and "park protection rangers" and then on the wet sidewalks outside City Hall. Bring cardboard, canvas, protective gear, video, and friends. The protest runs from 4 PM today to mid-morning Wednesday....
Event Date: Tue Jan 10, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 10, 2017 12:43AM
SCPD Must Revise Immigration Determination Policy
Now Is The Time to Protect Immigrants Rights...
Posted: Sun Jan 8, 2017 11:44PM
Selective Enforcement documented on Pacific Ave. in Santa Cruz, CA (video/mp4 45.7mb)
A chance encounter with a Ranger as we were documenting the marked lack of performers and artists on the avenue led to some insight into the types of directives that law enforcement has been given by the city. 3 minute video. Full story below....
Posted: Sun Jan 8, 2017 10:55AM
Federal Analysis Downplays Fracking's Threats to Public Land in California
Draft Proposal Seeks to Open Hundreds of Thousands of Acres of Public Land on Central Coast to Drilling, Fracking...
Posted: Thu Jan 5, 2017 3:57PM
SCPD Deputy Chief of Police Steve Clark retires
The Santa Cruz Police Department suddenly announced the retirement of Deputy Chief of Police Steve Clark on December 16 for reasons not disclosed to the public other than the length of his time with the department. Following the announcement Clark has been widely criticized in the community for being both physically and verbally confrontational in the past, and for targeting political opponents with smear campaigns and other bullying tactics. Clark has been accused of assault by at least one ...
Posted: Wed Jan 4, 2017 8:48PM
Good Samaritans Relocate Monarch Butterflies to Sunny Santa Cruz
This is a story about how eight monarch butterflies escaped the freezing temperatures of Vacaville, Calif., and hitchhiked to sunny Santa Cruz, thanks to Good Samaritans (Good Monarcharians?) Rita LeRoy and Walter Rockholt of Vallejo. Photo: Rita LeRoy releases newly eclosed monarch butterflies in Santa Cruz. (Photo by Walter Rockholt)...
Posted: Wed Jan 4, 2017 6:23PM
New Year's Nightwatch: Freedom SleepOut #78 at City Hall
On the frosty sidewalk outside City Hall at 809 Center St. across from the Main Library. A Tuesday night sleepout in probable rain (bring tents or protective gear either for yourself or for others). The event lasts from late afternoon Tuesday to mid-morning Wednesday....
Event Date: Tue Jan 3, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 3, 2017 10:22AM
Freedom SleepOut #77: Sanctuary for the Local Homeless?
At the edges of City Hall downtown along Center Street mostly between Locust and Church The protest begins Tuesday afternoon and goes until mid-morning Wednesday....
Event Date: Tue Dec 27, 2016 4:00PM
Posted: Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:10PM
Santa Cruz Sanctuary Assembly
Members of the community came together to build the sanctuary movement in Santa Cruz....
Posted: Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:39PM
18th Annual Homeless Memorial Dec. 20, 2016
This was a very touching memorial There was reporting of homeless deaths, songs, testimonials, and Hospice of Santa Cruz provided Grief counseling....
Posted: Tue Dec 20, 2016 5:28PM
Santa Cruz County has second most agricultural pesticide illnesses in the state
Department of Pesticide Regulation report shows Santa Cruz County ranked #2 for agricultural pesticide-related illnesses in 2014...
Posted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 10:31AM
Juggling BANNED in Santa Cruz? Pacific Ave. Juggler Ticketed and Detained 12/17/2016 (video/mp4 121.4mb)
Video documentation of claims by a member of the SCPD that juggling is illegal as he tickets and detains a performer on Pacific Ave. in Santa Cruz on Saturday December 17, 2016....
Posted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:08AM
A family's struggle pushes police for accountability, new approaches
Cops need to preserve life, take extra precautions when confronting teens...
Posted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 4:08PM
Stand with Standing Rock Fundraiser
The fundraiser for Standing Rock was quite a success! #noDAPL...
Posted: Sat Dec 17, 2016 1:02PM