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What’s the most underutilized asset in the county?

lt_jeffreyI believe the Pacific Ocean is our least utilized resource in Santa Cruz County. Both for energy production as well as desalination.

Jeffrey Vance

Santa Cruz | Handyman


lt_A

The most underutilized asset in the county is that vacant building downtown that could have been a park. The Rittenhouse Building. To me, when I look at that, I think Adolph Hitler and Albert Speer would have been overjoyed to see that building because its a prime example of fascist architecture.

A. Blinken

Santa Cruz | Pruner

 

lt_michael

I think the most underused [thing] in the county is true organization, where we can actually come together with a plan that works for the entire county as a whole to bring our unemployment down and our homeless population down. What we’re really lacking is true organization on all sides to make it happen.

Michael Sigmon

Santa Cruz | Business Owner

 

lt_carol

New graduate nursing students who are unable to find any kind of work in our community who are only becoming

nurses because they want to serve

their community.

Carol Ash

Santa Cruz | Unemployed Nurse

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Cardinal Grand Cross in the Sky

Following Holy Week (passion, death and burial of the Pisces World Teacher) and Easter Sunday (Resurrection Festival), from April 19 to the 23, the long-awaited and discussed Cardinal Cross of Change appears in the sky, composed of Cardinal signs Aries, Libra, Cancer, and Capricorn, with planets (13-14 degrees) Uranus (in Aries), Jupiter (in Cancer), Mars (in Libra) and Pluto (in Capricorn), an actual geometrical square or cross configuration. Cardinal signs mark the seasons of change, initiating new realities.

 

Sugar: The New Tobacco?

Proposed bill would require warning labels on sugary drinks Will soda and other saccharine libations soon come with a health warning? They will if it’s up to our state senator, Bill Monning (D-Carmel). On Feb. 27, Monning proposed first-of-its-kind legislation that would require a consumer warning label be placed on sugar-sweetened beverages sold in California. SB 1000, also known as the Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Safety Warning Act, was proposed to provide vital information to consumers about the harmful effects of consuming sugary drinks, such as sodas, sports drinks, energy drinks, and sweetened teas.

 

Film, Times & Events: Week of April 17

Santa Cruz area movie theaters >

 

Growing Hope

Campos Seguros combats sexual assault in the Watsonville farmworker community Farm work was a way of life for Rocio Camargo, who grew up in Watsonville as the daughter of Mexican immigrants. Her parents met while working the fields 30 years ago, and her father went on to run Fuentes Berry Farms.
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