Great White Shark Spotted Off Coast Of Santa CruzA lifeguard spotted a shark about 250 yards off Cowell Beach in Santa Cruz on Saturday.
Bernie Sanders Continues Campaign Swing In Emeryville, Santa CruzDemocratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is making his rounds in and around the Bay Area with multiple stops Tuesday and Wednesday.
Warmer Water Bringing Shark Migration North To Santa Cruz WatersScientists are putting out the word to get ready for a shark migration that may impact Northern California beaches this summer.
Aerial Video Captures Sharks Swimming Near Surfers In Santa CruzA Santa Cruz-based charter aviation company posted video shot Monday that showed a number of sharks in the water off at beaches in Santa Cruz and Capitola, including a shark in the area of a couple of surfers.
Police Arrest Man For Alleged Golf Club Attack On Woman In Santa CruzPolice in Santa Cruz on Friday arrested a man in connection with randomly attacking a woman with a golf club.
Tiny Plastic Pellets Posing Environmental Hazard On Bay Area BeachesTiny plastic pellets are washing ashore on beaches across Bay Area coastlines in increasing numbers, creating a major hazard for sea life according to one group of concerned environmentalists.
UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs Could Scrap Athletic ProgramAll athletics at UC Santa Cruz could be shoved to the sidelines as university officials leave the decision to eliminate the school's program in the hands of students.
Emergency Declared In Santa Cruz County After Storms Damage RoadsA local emergency was declared Tuesday in Santa Cruz County, where roads were damaged by stormy conditions earlier this month.
El Niño Storms Push Road Repair Bill To $9M In Santa Cruz CountyEl Nino storms have slammed some Santa Cruz mountain communities hard, causing mudslides and evacuations.
Number Of Crashes On Highway 17 Highest In A DecadeThe California Highway Patrol responded to nearly 200 injury crashes on a stretch of Highway 17 from Los Gatos to Santa Cruz - the highest number of accidents in a decade.
Flash Flood Warning Issued For Alameda, Sonoma, Napa, Santa Cruz CountiesThe National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Alameda, Sonoma, Napa, Santa Cruz and other counties in Northern California.
Driver Killed When Car Plunges Off Santa Cruz County CliffA person was killed when they crashed 300 feet over a cliff off state Highway 1 in Santa Cruz County Monday morning.