As Santa Cruz searches for answers, some say city can’t be both ‘weird’ and safe.
Issue: March 6, 2013read more
From ice cream to pizza to bakeries and more, our in-depth, multi-part look at the local crafters reclaiming the culinary arts.
Issue: February 27, 2013read more
Kathy O’Hara Ferraro of UCSC has channeled her love of the outdoors into making the Banff Film Festival tour an annual Santa Cruz hit.
Issue: February 20, 2013read more
This weekend’s Twisted Tasting event downtown highlights how a bold new style of craft beermaking has taken hold locally.
Issue: February 13, 2013read more
In honor of Valentine's Day, a look at the weirdest local stories about crimes of passion, mating rituals and other matters of the heart.
Issue: February 6, 2013read more
Printmaker Bridget Henry brings together 16 artists to create Waits-themed art for Felix Kulpa's multimedia 'Cemetery Polka.'
Issue: January 30, 2013read more
Cracks are showing in a public water supply that once was taken for granted across the country. How does our water measure up?
Issue: January 23, 2013read more
What does the closure of the ambitious Le Cigare Volant say about the challenges for high-end restaurants in Santa Cruz?
Issue: January 16, 2013read more
The UCSC grad and former Watsonville math teacher gave up his address to carry on the nomadic folk tradition of Woody Guthrie.
Issue: January 9, 2013read more
Santa Cruz's Tess Dunn interviews her fellow singer-songwriter and mentor Nina Storey as Storey celebrates the release of her boldest record with a show at Moe's Alley.
Issue: January 2, 2013read more
Santa Cruz Weekly presents our look at Santa Cruz’s year of the strange, cool and just plain ridiculous.
Issue: December 26, 2012read more
A Santa Cruz guide to holiday gifts that also contribute to our community, from ecology to creativity to children's quality of life.
Issue: December 19, 2012read more
Danny Keith's Grind Out Hunger is providing food for thousands of meals and making social consciousness cool in Santa Cruz County.
Issue: December 12, 2012read more
Santa Cruz DIY diva Jennifer Gallacher taps into our turntable obsession when she presents the best and worst of holiday records for art tour.
Issue: December 5, 2012read more