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calendar Women's March Monterey Bay: "Together We Rise!" March & Rally 2018 by Women's March Monterey Bay
Otter Soccer Complex @ California State University Monterey Bay, 4113 2nd Avenue, Seaside, CA 93955...
Event Date: Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:00AM
Posted: Mon Jan 1, 2018 7:54AM
text Demands of the New Police Chief and His Initial Response by Robert Norse
In a letter to me, Police Chief Andy Mills has responded item-by-item to a series of concerns I raised in response to Steve Schnaar's letter skeptically regarding the SCPD endorsement of Martin Luther King celebration. While I remain skeptical of his answers--and they are pretty general--I reprint them so community members themselves can judge. I also include follow-up correspondence, which isn't too encouraging. While Mills temporarily instituted an incrementally saner policy around the S...
Posted: Sat Dec 30, 2017 1:07PM
text Protect Monterey County to Appeal Decision on Measure Z's Ban on Harmful Oil Industry Practices by Center for Biological Diversity
MONTEREY, Calif., December 29, 2017 — Protect Monterey County and its attorneys announced that they will appeal yesterday’s Monterey County Superior Court decision that overturns portions of Measure Z. Last year Monterey County voters passed Measure Z, an initiative that bans hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”), prohibits new oil wells and phases out oil-industry wastewater injection wells....
Posted: Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:53PM
document Lawsuit Launched to Protect Pacific Habitat for Humpback Whales Threatened by Fishing Gear, Ship Strikes, Oil Spills humpbackcriticalhabitatnoi_12-11-2017__1_.pdf_140_.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity, Turtle Island Restoration Network and Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation on December 11 filed a notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to protect humpback whale habitat in the Pacific Ocean, where the animals face threats from fisheries, ship strikes and oil spills....
Posted: Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:49PM
calendar NAACP Annual Youth Day Event - Yes, We March for the Dream! by NAACP & RCNV Project ReGeneration
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Dec 28, 2017 3:46PM
image New Year to See Fuller Body Worn Camera Deployment 480_14883674_10210226979285989_4373193917476372701_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Rialto and Las Vegas Studies Informative...
Posted: Thu Dec 28, 2017 3:10PM
calendar Women's March Santa Cruz: "Be the Change" Anniversary Women’s March 2018 by Women's March Santa Cruz & area's Indivisible
SANTA CRUZ: Pacific Ave & Water St, then march to Louden Nelson Community Center, 301 Center St, Santa Cruz 95060...
Event Date: Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 24, 2017 3:54PM
calendar Rise Up Singing Holiday Potluck by Karen Kaplan
Avalon Visions (new location) 2815 Porter Street, Soquel, CA 95073...
Event Date: Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2017 12:33PM
text SCPD to Cosponsor MLK Event - Questions for Chief Mills by Steve Schnaar
An open letter to Chief Mills regarding the upcoming event on January 15th, "March for the Dream: Honoring the Past - Impacting the Future," which is co-sponsored by the NAACP and the Santa Cruz Police Department. Martin Luther King called for a revolution of values, challenging the racism, militarism, and poverty central to American society. This letter asks how the SCPD might contribute to this struggle for justice, in light of its history which often has run counter to these goals....
Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:21AM
calendar Voices of Veterans Poetry Jam with Ellen Bass 480_poetry_1_1_1.jpg by Julia McDermott
Veterans Memorial Building, 846 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060....
Event Date: Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 1:18PM
image Pajaro Valley Federation of Teachers: Winter of Discontent 480_pvft-no-caps-no-cuts_1.jpg by PVFT Member
December 6, 2017 marked the one-year anniversary of the teacher’s union contract campaign for a decent raise on our salary schedule and the removal of a cap on our health and welfare benefits....
Posted: Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:49PM
text Homeless Services Center and Calamity's Cupboard -- and Art Show! by Linda Ellen Lemaster
I went to TOUCHED BY HOMELESSNESS, an inclusive Art Show, in early November. Story reviews the art on display at HSC show, then through memories, I've explored HSC history and community engagement...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 5:51PM
image Santa Cruz City Council to Consider Rent Control 480_15965205_1444529198915077_7679872294829045749_n_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Rent Freeze Also Deserves Serious Consideration...
Posted: Tue Dec 5, 2017 1:31PM
calendar Indybay Meeting for Monterey Bay Area 480_indymedia-stencil_1.jpg by Indybay Collective
SubRosa Community Space 703 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz, CA 95060 SubRosa is located at the intersection of Pacific Avenue and Spruce Street in downtown Santa Cruz, four blocks from the Metro Center....
Event Date: Sat Dec 16, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Sat Dec 2, 2017 9:34PM
image Santa Cruz Downtown Association's Holiday Parade 2017 480_389_1.jpg by AutumnSun
Saturday December 2, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM...
Posted: Sat Dec 2, 2017 6:47PM
calendar DSA Santa Cruz monthly meeting 480_democratic-socialists-america-santa-cruz_1.jpg by Democratic Socialists of America Santa Cruz
Louden Nelson Community Center 301 Center St, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Sat Dec 2, 2017 3:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:19PM
calendar Legendary Rapper DMC of Run DMC to Guest on Free Radio Santa Cruz Show 480_dmc-run-dmc_1.jpg by Penny Sweet
Free Radio Santa Cruz at 101.3 FM and freakradio.org...
Event Date: Sun Dec 3, 2017 8:00PM
Posted: Thu Nov 30, 2017 6:26PM
calendar First Friday ART Reception: Seeking Justice in the Middle East wall_3.jpg by Anita Heckman
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Fri Dec 1, 2017 6:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:32PM
calendar Free Speech In Hateful Times: Navigating The First Amendment After Charlottesville 480_freedom-of-hate-speech_1.jpg by Abbi Samuels and Peter Gelblum
Resource Center for Nonviolence 612 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, California 95060...
Event Date: Tue Dec 5, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 9:32PM
calendar Celebrate the last Santa Cruz Cup before the recreational era 480_santa-cruz-cup-2017_1.jpg by WAMM & Santa Cruz Cup
8043 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003...
Event Date: Sun Dec 3, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:59PM