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What do you think about the Good Times/Santa Cruz Weekly merger?

lt P.J.The announcement came out on April Fools’, and I laughed.

P.J. Grube
Santa Cruz | Real Estate Broker

 

 

 

 

 

lt sharronWell, if it means better readership then I think it's a good idea. As long as it doesn’t become so big that it loses its community feeling.

Sharron Harris
Corralitos | Educator

 

 

 

 

lt carlosI'm looking forward to the Weekly Good Times!

Carlos Becerra
Santa Cruz | Entrepreneur

 

 

 

 

 

lt brookeIt's not very surprising given that most of journalism is in a shrinking state on a fast decline. I think that if people are willing to pay for content, that’s where the better journalism is going to happen anyways.

Brooke Wright
Santa Cruz | Writer

 

 

 

lt reeveI dropped out of high school in the ninth grade, I don’t even know what merger means. It sounds good though! Go Giants!

Reeve Fuse
Santa Cruz | Retired

Comments (2)Add Comment
Business Owner
written by Rocquel, May 07, 2014
I don't think merger is quite the correct word for this, I believe it is more of an acquisition(take over). I've never cared for the SCWeekly paper, so this disappoints me. I'm sure some think this is a good thing however I am sure it's not for all that are employed by the GOODTIMES, if I am correct most if not all will be fired and replaced by SC Weekly employees and the paper will be SC Weekly with the cover of the GOODTIMES. Only time will tell. And all of locals will see.
There'll be less free reading matter in the cafes, but I hope for a superior product
written by Jim Jones, May 01, 2014
I'll miss getting separate local weeklies on both Wednesday and Thursday, but I'm hoping that the merged product will be superior to them both.

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