The 2010 Gold Awards
Readers voted, we're reporting. Santa Cruz's best food & drink, art & culture, music & nightlife, shopping & services, health, sports & rec, community life and technology & innovation. Plus the inside word on what makes Santa Cruz from staff scribes in Writers Picks.
Ten Questions for Philippe Kahn
The Santa Cruz-based inventor of the phone camera tells us all about it.
Former Metro Santa Cruz editor Tai Moses sends a dispatch from her blog, Aerophant.
Santa Cruz Pot Clubs May Have to Open Their Books
City councilmembers draft law requiring medical marijuana dispensaries to prove they're nonprofits.
A director with the American Chemistry Council argues that plastic bags aren't the problem.
Womankind gets its revenge in 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo.'
Reel Big Fish, Yonder Mountain String Band and Los Straitjackets make tracks for Santa Cruz stages this week.
Letters to the Editor
March 31 - April 7, 2010