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Adopt a Family 2014: How to help

Sadly, Santa may not be showing up for many Central Coast children this holiday season.

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Coats for Kids drive in Santa Cruz County

Classic Vapor Cleaners wants your gently used coats! 

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DEAR JON: Monterey Downs specific plan about to go public

It's a project 7 years in the making, Monterey Downs on the former Fort Ord promises to create thousands of jobs and be a $100 million economic boon to Seaside, Marina and all of Monterey County. Now, developers are revealing ahead of the release of the specific plan, an exclusive look at the planned new sports arena.

Black Friday at SPCA

Adopt a pet on Black Friday at SPCA for Monterey County

Skip the crowded malls and give yourself the gift of unconditional love during The SPCA’s Black Friday Adoption Event Friday, November 28 through Sunday, November 30.

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UC Santa Cruz students call off the occupation of Humanities building

Wednesday student protestors at UC Santa Cruz told NewsChannel 5 they are calling off the occupation of the Humanities and Social Sciences building on campus.

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Highway 101 paving project in Greenfield begins soon

An overnight pavement project on Highway U.S. Highwway 101 in Greenfield will begin Monday. 

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Busiest days of the year at DMV field offices

If you just walk into a Department of Motor Vehicles field office, you know you're in for a long wait. These are the busiest days for the DMV and customers are urged use the appointment system.

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Free flu clinics offered in Salinas

The Salinas Valley Memorial along with Monterey County Health Department will be hosting two flu clinics on Friday Dec. 12 from 4 p.m. through 7 p.m. and Saturday Dec. 13. from 11 a.m. through 2 p.m.

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2 men accused of double murder were in court

Richard Singh and Jordan Killens, both 21-years-old, are accused of killing two men, according to Monterey County District Attorney Dean D. Flippo. They both appeared in court today. 

Deputies release security video of suspect in vadalism

Deputies release security video of suspect in vadalism

Deputies release security video of suspect in Islamic Center vandalism.

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DEAR JON: Monterey Downs specific plan about to go public

It's a project 7 years in the making, Monterey Downs on the former Fort Ord…

Black Friday at SPCA

Adopt a pet on Black Friday at SPCA for Monterey County

Skip the crowded malls and give yourself the gift of unconditional love during The…

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Highway 101 paving project in Greenfield begins soon

An overnight pavement project on Highway U.S. Highwway 101 in Greenfield will begin…

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Students protestors at UC Santa Cruz

UC Santa Cruz students call off the occupation of Humanities building

Wednesday student protestors at UC Santa Cruz told NewsChannel 5 they are calling…

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Busiest days of the year at DMV field offices

If you just walk into a Department of Motor Vehicles field office, you know you're…

Deputies release security video of suspect in vadalism

Deputies release security video of suspect in vadalism

Deputies release security video of suspect in Islamic Center vandalism.

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Busiest days of the year at DMV field offices

If you just walk into a Department of Motor Vehicles field office, you know you're…

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NTSB says plane hit power lines before crashing in Gilroy, killing 2 on-board

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report on a plane…

San Benito supervisors speak out about fracking lawsuit

San Benito County supervisors respond to $1.2 billion lawsuit

Tuesday County supervisors responded to a lawsuit filed soon after Measure J passed…

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Busiest days of the year at DMV field offices

If you just walk into a Department of Motor Vehicles field office, you know you're…

Gilroy plane crash 2

NTSB says plane hit power lines before crashing in Gilroy, killing 2 on-board

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report on a plane…

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Agency warns Californians to be fire safe during holiday cooking

With Thanksgiving just days away, CAL FIRE is reminding Californians about the…

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Prison donates confiscated cellphones to San Jose-based domestic violence advocacy group

A California state prison has donated more than 200 contraband cell phones to the…

House flip to benefit Boys and Girls Club of Scotts Valley

Flipping houses and flipping a legacy for charity in Santa Cruz County

A man's dying wish to have the proceeds of his home go to benefit at-risk youth may…

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