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Logo–The Cardboard Guys

Hot New Kickstarter Project in Town

There's a hot new Kickstarter project in town - so hot, in fact, it was named a Kickstarter Staff Pick within hours of launching. It's an idea whose time has come: sturdy, inexpensive furniture made from 50% post-consumer recycled cardboard - designed for kids. The project is the brain child of … [Read More...]

Santa Cruz American Music Festival 2015

First Annual Santa Cruz American Music Festival

The First Annual Santa Cruz American Music Festival is set to rock Aptos Village Park on Memorial Day Weekend 2015, Saturday and Sunday, May 23-24. This year's headline acts are Bonnie Raitt and Big & Rich, with a number of other highly talented artists including J.J. Grey, Los Lonely Boys, Coco … [Read More...]

Aptos Post Office Jumps Flattened

Aptos Post Office Jumps Rode into History

Today, the Aptos Post Office Jumps rode into history, as bulldozers from Barry Swenson Builders arrived to flatten the 15 year old earthen bicycle jumps. The move had been anticipated for quite some time, as it had been announced this past November that the Aptos post office jumps would be closing … [Read More...]

Aptos Real Estate Report

Aptos Real Estate Market Update for February 2015

Welcome to February, Aptos! It's the middle of the month, so that means it's time again for the Aptos Real Estate Market Update for February 2015. While the overall health of the Santa Cruz county real estate market appears to be quite robust, things are looking a little less sunny in Aptos these … [Read More...]

Aptos History

Hideout for History

The good folks at the Aptos History Museum are teaming up with the newest Hot Spot in Aptos to bring you the Hideout for History! Technically the event is called "Dining for History" but given that the discussion will be about the history of the house that The Hideout occupies, Hideout for History … [Read More...]

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