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Santa Cruz all-inclusive playground project holds public meeting

When completed it will be the first all-inclusive playground in Santa Cruz County and Sunday parents and kids were able to give input on what they want it to look like.

Family of baby who drowned at campground asks community for help

23-month-old drowning at KOA Campground ruled accidental

Family members of an 23-month-old boy from Scotts Valley who drowned in hot tub earlier this week are asking for help from the community.

Family of Salinas hit run victim nabs suspect

Family of Salinas hit and run victim apprehends suspect

Salinas residents took matters into their own hands when they stopped a suspect accused of killing their loved one.

After the deadly hit and run crash Sunday on North Madeira Avenue and East Market Street, family members tell us they weren't going to stop until they found the driver of the car.

California vehicle thefts decreased in 2014 by almost 7 percent from 2013.  This marks the second year in a row that vehicle thefts have declined, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reports.

Next free Start Smart class scheduled in Aptos for teen drivers

CHP will be offering their next Start Smart class on Tuesday August 4th from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Aptos High School. The school is located at 100 Mariner Way in Aptos.

Vaccine Bill

Controversial vaccine bill called conflict of interest

The motivations of one senator are being called into question by opponents of a bill that would force many to immunize their children in California.

Stuff the bus

Effort to send children to school with supplies ramps up

Helping school children with the supplies to succeed is the aim of 'Stuff the Bus 2015'. You can help the Monterey County Office of Education and United Way by contributing to the effort starting Wednesday.

Community voices concerns about pesticides near schools

Department of Pesticide Regulation lands in Salinas to hear community concerns

More rules are on the way for agriculture businesses with respect to using pesticides near schools.

Memorial Day Volunteers Making a Difference

Making a Difference: Memorial Day

Around the country, millions of flags will be raised to remember those who died while serving the country's Armed Forces. In Salinas, it's made possible because of a team of volunteers. The story of their dedication can be seen in today's Making A Difference.

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