Police are on the lookout for a “bubbly bandit” who shoved six bottles of high-end Champagne under her coat at a Santa Cruz grocery store last month.
State Highway 9 just south of state Highway 35 in Santa Cruz County is closed Monday morning after a three to four foot diameter tree fell across the road, California Highway Patrol officials said.
Here are five suggested Bay Area destinations for a romantic weekend for Valentine’s Day.
The University of California, Santa Cruz is tops on a nationwide list of campus disciplinary action for drug offenses, according to a new report.
Santa Cruz police Friday received three separate reported sightings of a mountain lion walking by residences in central Santa Cruz, one of them on the grounds of an apartment complex only blocks from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
A movement to stop a Utah company’s plan to bring a giant 1,000-foot water slide to 15 major California cities this summer has already collected hundreds of signatures.
Two teenage girls were shot in Santa Cruz on Sunday night by a masked man who was apparently targeting another group nearby, police said.
For the first time ever, a sea otter conceived in the wild has been born in captivity, according to researchers at University of California Santa Cruz.
Researchers tracking elephant seals off the Northern California coast say they have discovered the animals travel much farther than once thought.
A Santa Cruz woman is hoping to help raise awareness for animal shelters and adoptions with the help of social media and cute kids.