Aptos News

El Niño Comes to Town

El Niño Preparedness Meeting in Aptos

Supervisor Zach Friend has announced there will be a El Niño Preparedness Meeting in Aptos, to be held on Thursday, October 13, 6:30 PM, at the Rio Sands Hotel, Room 116. The Department of Public Works, Office of Emergency Services, and Public Safety staff will attend to answer questions and … [Read More...]

Patrice Vecchione

Aptos Library to host Journaling, Writing Workshops

The Aptos Public Library will host several journal making and writing workshops in October, led by local poet, author and artist Patrice Vecchione. Called “Step into Nature,” the journaling workshops will teach participants how to discover and tell their stories by recording thoughts, feelings and … [Read More...]

Public Meeting

Passenger Rail Opponents Meet on Thursday

Are you concerned about the Regional Transportation Commission's plans to bring some form of passenger rail service to Aptos and Santa Cruz county? If so, you're not alone, and a group of like-minded people will be gathering on Thursday, September 17th at the Rio Sands Hotel in Aptos (near Rio del … [Read More...]

New Mural in Seacliff to be Unveiled

Seacliff Mural Unveiling

Come to the Seacliff Mural Unveiling on Saturday, September 19th at 4 PM! The new mural graces the corner of Broadway and Center in Seacliff, and depicts the moment when the SS Palo Alto arrived at Seacliff Beach. It's a beautiful mural and will be a focal point of Seacliff Village for many years … [Read More...]

Santa Cruz County Seal

County Zoning Ordinance Meeting Tonight

The Santa Cruz County Planning Department will be having a meeting tonight, September 14th, from 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM at the Aptos Grange Hall. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the proposal to modernize Santa Cruz County zoning ordinances. The county planning department has been working … [Read More...]

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