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Hoppy suds for a local cause

The seventh annual Hop N’ Barley Beer Festival kicked off at Skypark in Scotts Valley.

City helps UC students and residents properly dispose unwanted items

UC Santa Cruz officials told KION in the past students would leave behind unwanted furniture once school was out for the summer.

CSUMB's Upward Bound making a difference

A local program at Cal State Monterey Bay is encouraging high school kids to fall in love college before they can even start applying.

New beach clean up plan launching in Santa Cruz

The 4th of July Weekend is just around the corner and the City of Santa Cruz is launching a new plan to prevent beach toys and other trash from ending up in the ocean.

UPDATE: Arroyo Fire west of Greenfield fully contained

The Arroyo Fire, west of Greenfield, is fully contained Monday night.

Watsonville gathers to honor Orlando victims

For so many processing the Orlando tragedy has been an emotional roller coaster.

New dog park honors Josh Laven

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New dog park dedicated to a hit and run victim and his loyal dog

It has been more than four years since KION first brought you the news that a young cyclist named Josh Laven was killed while riding his bike near Santa Cruz, but now Josh’s family and friends are honoring him, in what they call, the perfect way… a dog park.

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First-ever accessible playground planned in Santa Cruz County

Fundraising is underway to raise nearly two million dollars to finance Leo’s Haven, a playground designed for all kids, regardless of their physical abilities.

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