Santa Cruz Founded Odwalla Juice Being Shut Down By Coca-ColaFour decades after being founded in Santa Cruz, Coca-Cola is shutting down the juice and smoothie brand Odwalla at the end of July.
Facebook Bans Hundreds Of Accounts Related To Boogaloo Extremist MovementFacebook on Tuesday banned hundreds of accounts, groups and pages that it said were linked to the Boogaloo movement.
Santa Cruz Mayor: Consider Staying Away From Beaches For 4th Of July WeekendThe mayor of Santa Cruz is urging residents ahead of the Fourth of July weekend to consider staying home instead of heading to the beach and reminding people about the state's mandatory face mask requirement.
Hundreds Gather To Mourn Slain Federal Security Officer David Patrick UnderwoodFor the second time this week, family, friends and law enforcement officials will gather in the San Francisco Bay Area to say farewell to an officer killed during a spree of violence allegedly by "Boogaloo Boy" Steven Carrillo in an attempt to stoke the fires of discontent over the death of George Floyd into a racial civil war.
Facebook Shuts Down Groups Where Boogaloo Suspects Posted Before AttacksFacebook said it will continue to review groups on its platform associated with the extremist Boogaloo movement.
Repeat DUI Offender Gets 20-Year Sentence For Fatal Santa Cruz Drunk Driving CrashSanta Cruz County prosecutors announced Tuesday a 20-year prison sentence for a man convicted for fatally striking a woman in an alleyway after he had been drinking at a downtown Santa Cruz bar last year.
Santa Cruz Health Officials Investigate Four COVID-19 'Family Clusters' Health officials were investigating four distinct clusters of COVID-19 coronavirus cases traced to Santa Cruz family gatherings, county officials said.
Former Employees Arrested In Kidnap-Murder Of Santa Cruz Tech Executive Tushar AtreAt least three men were being held in Santa Cruz County jail Thursday on murder, robbery and kidnapping charges, but officials would not confirmed they were in custody related to the October 2019 slaying of tech executive Tushar Atre.
Gray Whale Washes Up On Beach In Santa CruzA gray whale washed up on the beach in Santa Cruz on Wednesday, according to officials.
Suspects In Kidnapping, Murder Of Tushar Atre, Santa Cruz Tech Executive ArrestedSeveral suspects in last year's kidnapping and murder of a Santa Cruz tech executive have been arrested, according to the county sheriff.
Coroner: Santa Cruz County White Shark Attack Victim Ben Kelly Bled To DeathWell-known Santa Cruz surfer Ben Kelly bled to death after a major artery and vein in his leg were ripped open during a weekend shark attack, the coroner's office reported Wednesday.
Friends Remember Santa Cruz Fatal Shark Attack Victim As Religious, Kind And GenuineFriends of the respected Santa Cruz area surfboard shaper and surf enthusiast who died after a shark attack Saturday afternoon remembered him as a kind, religious man who was passionate about the sport.
Santa Cruz Surf Community Mourns Shark Attack Victim Ben KellyThere was no denying that surfing played a vital role in Ben Kelly's life. He was a respected Santa Cruz area surf board shaper, married to an avid surfer and was out on the waves whenever he got the chance. On Saturday, he was killed in a shark attack at Manresa State Beach.
Coronavirus Update: Donor Says Thank You To Santa Cruz Hospital Employees With $1 Million DonationIt's become a common practice in the San Francisco Bay Area for first responders and others to gather outside local hospitals and cheer health care workers during shift changes. One individual has taken that appreciation a step further.
Carjacking Suspect Arrested Following Chase From Santa Cruz to CapitolaA carjacking suspect was arrested Saturday night after leading police on a chase from Santa Cruz to Capitola and back before crashing the stolen vehicle and fleeing on foot.