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See The Cabrillo Stage Production of Chicago!

This past Friday, my wife and I went to see the opening night of the Cabrillo Stage production of Chicago at the Crocker Theater on the campus of Cabrillo College. We live not far from there, and for years I'd been driving under the pedestrian bridge across Soquel Drive and seeing the various … [Read More...]

540 Beach Drive - 3/3.5 1952sf sold $1,823,000 after 140 DOM

Aptos Real Estate Update June 2016

Hey Aptos - we're officially - finally! - in summer, so it's time for the Aptos Real Estate Update June 2016! And this time - for the first time in ages - there is actually some NEWS in the Aptos Real Estate market! And the news could be good, or bad, depending on your perspective...so check this … [Read More...]


Free Watsonville Taiko Performance on Saturday

Who doesn't love a good picnic in the park? There's a big one planned for this Saturday, June 25th at Aptos Village Park from 11:00 AM until 4:30 PM. It's being put on by the Watsonville-Santa Cruz Japanese American Citizens League, featuring entertainment from Watsonville Taiko - a performance … [Read More...]

Learning to Surf

Learning to Surf

Ahh, summertime! Last year I wrote about how we registered our son for Capitola Junior Guards.  That was the last year, it seems, when folks had to get up at o'dark:30 to wait in line to make sure they got the session they wanted (now it's all done online, boo hoo!). He is now in his second year … [Read More...]

Erik's Deli Cafe

Eat at Erik’s Deli Cafe and Support Aptos History!

If you are going to have lunch or dinner on Tuesday, June 28th, why not Eat at Erik's Deli Cafe and Support Aptos History? The good folks at Erik’s Deli Cafe in Aptos will be raising funds for the Aptos History Museum. A portion of everyone’s meals that day will be contributed to the Aptos History … [Read More...]

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