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Kayaker Thrown Into Water After Great White Shark Attacks Boat
"I panicked, everyone panics. There’s a shark in the water."
A Letter To My Daughter From Her Queer Mom
Sharon Esther Papo
A Letter to My Daughter From Her Queer Mom
"I want you to know that even though some people don’t understand a family like ours, our family is perfect and whole and healthy."
10-Foot Shark Beaches Itself In California
The shark was apparently sick or injured and likely didn't survive.
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Santa Cruz Police Accuse Homeland Security Of Lying To Cover Up Immigrant Sweep
"We cannot work with those we cannot trust," the police chief said.
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California Police Chief Lashes Out At DHS Over Immigration Raids
What was disguised as a gang bust actually resulted in people being detained due to their immigration status.
Did Zuckerberg Just Announce The Metaverse At OC3?
CEO of Galatea, Series Editor of Best American Experimental Wr...
There were a variety of announcements throughout the keynote, by Zuckerberg and other Oculus executives, but the takeaway was simple: Oculus intends to build the Metaverse.
Feeling the Bern, From Beginning to End
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
I can now say I have felt the Bern, from beginning to end. I have seen how the Bernie revolution began and I have also seen it entering the homestretch of campaigning during the primary season, one short week before California and a few other states become the last to vote.
2016 Guide to Coast-to-Coast Gay Pride
Pride All Over: Capital Pride Parade photo by JoeSwickFoto Las Vegas Gay Pride Parade photo by Steve Spatafore/Las Vegas
These 10 Restaurants Can't Wait to Serve You... and Your Dog
Managing Editor, Trip.com
You're either a cat person or a dog person, but not both. If you're a cat person, you know your cat prefers to chill at home, usually far away from you, until their highnesses demand feeding.
This Is for Those Who Love to Travel
Reconnect to your inner mermaid with this free journaling + se...
It can however still be a lot of fun, if you go in with a smile and wait your turn and choose to enjoy the fun and beauty there is.
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Agents of Change: 5 Resilient People Who Are Empowering Others
Author, Multimedia Journalist, Editor, Public Speaker, Humoris...
They walk among us -- those agents of change. Sometimes, we just need to be reminded of who they are. Take note of five noteworthy souls striving to make the world a better place.
From Portugal's Pristine Algarve to Andalusia's Flamenco Soul
Andréa R. Vaucher
credit: Andrea R. Vaucher credit: Andrea R. Vaucher The next day, Debra and I drove south to the Costa de la Luz to visit
Credit: Santa Cruz PD
Body Believed To Be Missing Girl Found In Trash Bin, Police Say
By MARTHA MENDOZA, AP
Fifteen-year-old boy is being questioned by authorities.
Your 2015 Guide to Coast-to-Coast Gay Pride
This past weekend wasn't just the unofficial start of summer; it's the official start of Pride season. In the coming month the sunlight will not only stay out longer but cities will start flying the rainbow flag to celebrate their LGBT communities.
GPS FOR THE SOUL
Agents of Change: 5 Forward Thinkers You Need to Know
Author, Journalist, Humorist, Cultural Moderator, More ...
They walk among us -- those agents of change. Sometimes, we just need to be reminded of who they are. Take note of five luminous entities that strive to make the world a better place.
11 Beaches That Probably Aren't For You
Where to go, stay and play on your next great vacation.
Thanks, but no thanks.
Ultimate Summer Road Trip: San Francisco to Los Angeles
Tours and activities around the world
The 450-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway between San Francisco and Los Angeles is one of America's most iconic road trips. And for good reasons: vast beaches, towering mountains and uninterrupted views of the Pacific guide you down the California coast.
On Bay Area Media: Good News in Santa Cruz, Amazingly Enough
Publisher, Wellstone Books, Co-director, Wellstone Center in t...
Good journalism is still happening. If you're in the Santa Cruz area, try picking up the physical
and giving it a read. It feels very old school at this point -- which, at least to this newspaper lover, feels really great.
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