Community Archive

Salinas Chinatown, a six block, twenty-nine acre neighborhood, is a refuge for members of our society who have been marginalized and discriminated against. Taylor Farms, the world’s largest producer of cut vegetables and salads, built their new five-story headquarters in Oldtown Salinas, with a view of Chinatown.

The circumstances faced by Paula and Isabella — homelessness and couch surfing — resonate with thousands of people struggling to pay rent and survive

Event Santa Cruz, a monthly event that showcases thriving local businesses and the people behind them, organized a downtown Edibles Crawl.

More than 150 people participated in the annual march to commemorate the lives of community members who have been killed since 1994.

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. WordCamps are informal, community-organized events that are put together by WordPress users.

Bicycle enthusiasts gathered at the Bike Church before departing on the Santa Cruz Bike Party, a mellow social ride accented with amplified music.

Ron, a Westside homeowner, said that this year’s crop of oranges was the most tasty and abundant in the tree’s lifetime.

Aptos Post Office Jumps

The world renowned Aptos Post Office Jumps, site of the Pro Jump Jam, and valet bicycle parking with People Power of Santa Cruz County.

Holi commemorates Krishna’s pranks, and creates space for a momentary freedom to drop inhibitions and simply play and dance.

On this sunny afternoon, the group converged at Frederick Street Park and then split up from there to pick lemons and oranges.