Thanks to efforts by a local non-profit group, the Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park will remain open for the next three years.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday named his top cabinet members in key employment and environmental departments and appointed seven members to the state Board of Education.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Former Democratic Assemblyman John Laird has conceded the special election to fill a vacant California state Senate seat.
WATSONVILLE, Calif. (KCBS) _ A special election in a state Senate district along California’s Central Coast is producing intense interest, big campaign donations and even an endorsement from President Barack Obama.