Get a Grip
UCSC filmmaker Gustavo Vazquez and his luchadores storm the 20th Pacific Rim Film Festival.
Tenth Time's A Charm
Prop 11 could be California's political salvation.
Left and Center
Vying for Santa Cruz City Council this year it's the Young Turks vs. the Old Hippies vs. the Even Older Hippies, and it's going to be close.
Nūz: Santa Cruz County News Briefs
The Cemex plant in Davenport could have been unwittingly releasing chromium 6 into the air for the last seven years.
Movies in the Mess Hall
'Iron Ladies of Liberia' screens at an innovative military-civilian film symposium in Monterey.
Ridley Scott fires at will in 'Body of Lies.'
Strum, Rinse, Repeat
Santa Cruz gets into the rhythm of the Looping Festival.
The Santa Cruz Chamber Players open an eclectic 30th season.
Curtis Cartier catches up with some enterprising Santa Cruz street musicians.
Music and Nightlife Calendar Picks
Dar Williams, Grupo Fantasma, Eliza Gilkyson and Carll Hayes join the stampede to Santa Cruz stages.
Won over by casual exotica at Jia Tella's in Scotts Valley.
Ambrosia Indian Bistro comes to Aptos.
Letters to the Editor
October 15-22, 2008