Capitola Archive

Vigil at Military Recruiting Center in Honor of Father’s Day

Don’t Kill Other People. Don’t Kill Yourself. Don’t Join the Military.

Hitting Home: Capitola Home Depot Hit With Literature to Save Patagonia

The HidroAysen project involves 3 dams on the Pascua River and 2 dams on the Baker River that would flood globally rare forest ecosystems and some of the most productive agricultural land in the Aysen region.

Over 4,000 Dead US Troops in Iraq; Capitola Army Recruiters Stay Open for Business

Protests and vigils were held across the nation on March 24th following an announcement the day before of 4,000 dead US soldiers in Iraq.

Anti-Corporate Xmas Caroling with Santa Cruz Art and Revolution

Anti-corporate Xmas carols were performed in front of a busy credit union, the Capitola Mall, and "Traitor Joze."

“Not at Home for the Holidays” Protest at Capitola Military Recruitment Center

The Navy and other branches of the military wanted to avoid dealing with the Raging Grannies, so they, closed on December 15, 2007.

Grannies Rage at Capitola Military Recruitment Center

Protestors converged on the Military Recruitment Center in Capitola "to end the war in Iraq now, and to work for a future of peace and justice for all."

Counter-Recruiters Return to Capitola Recruitment Center as Supreme Court Rules on Solomon Amendment

Rallies and marches were held nationwide in solidarity with the counter-recruitment activists in the Supreme Court case.

Activists in Capitola Expose Victoria’s Dirty Secret of Boreal Forest Destruction

Many motorists honked in support of the demonstration about forest destruction caused by the millions of catalogs distributed for Victoria's Secret.

Demo at K-Mart Against militarized Easter baskets

A group gathered outside K-Mart armed with bunny ears, poster boards, and leaflets on militarized Easter baskets.

Recruitment Center Closed for Peace

The Santa Cruz County recruiting offices for the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines remained closed all day due to a large rally and civil disobedience.