Aptos Little League: Life Lessons

Yesterday was opening date for Aptos Little League.  I can’t believe it, but I am now in my fifth year of being a Little League parent.  We started our oldest son Aiden with T-Ball when he wasn’t quite yet four years old.  Our youngest son Evan started when he was four, and now he’s in his […]

Exclusive Interview with James Durbin

For those of you who haven’t heard, local musician James Durbin was recently announced as the new lead singer for Quiet Riot, the legendary metal band.  James was kind enough to grant an interview to AptosCommunityNews about this new musical venture. First, congratulations on joining Quiet Riot! That’s quite an accomplishment. 1) How did you […]

Aptos Real Estate Broker Writes New Book: Get It Sold!

Local Aptos real estate broker Sebastian “Seb” Frey has written a new book: Get It Sold!, which is his unique perspective on the fine art of home sales. While there are hundreds of books written on this very topic, relatively few are written which focus on just the northern California region. And this may be […]

A New Year in Aptos

Good morning, and welcome to a new year in Aptos! Many people are all too happy to bid good riddance to 2016. It was certainly a contentious year with seemingly more downs than ups. In Aptos, though, it feels easier somehow to just let it roll off you, like water off a duck’s back. Late […]

Party Time at Synergy Dance Fitness Tai Chi

It’s that party time of year!  Synergy Dance Fitness Tai Chi in Aptos is hosting a 90s-themed hip hop dance party on Friday, December 2 from 7:30-9:00 PM.  The Rumpshakers Dance Party is a fundraiser for Aptos Adopt-A-Family and Jacob’s Heart. Synergy has adopted two Jacob’s Heart families this year, and your admission is free with your […]

Aptos Holiday Tree Lighting is Back for 2016

<img src="http://aptoscommunitynews moved here.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/IMG_3228-300×225.jpg” alt=”Aptos Holiday Tree LIghting” width=”300″ height=”225″ class=”size-medium wp-image-3398″ srcset=”http://aptoscommunitynews.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/IMG_3228-300×225.jpg 300w, http://aptoscommunitynews.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/IMG_3228-768×576.jpg 768w, http://aptoscommunitynews.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/IMG_3228-1024×768.jpg 1024w, http://aptoscommunitynews.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/IMG_3228-600×450.jpg 600w” sizes=”(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px” /> Aptos Holiday Tree LIghting T’is the season, once again! The Aptos Holiday Tree Lighting is Back for 2016, to be held on Saturday, December 3rd from 2PM to 5 PM […]

Thrive Natural Medicine

A lot of people – especially people in Aptos and the wider Santa Cruz area – are coming to realize that the current American medical system with its heavy emphasis on pharmaceutical solutions to common ailments is often not the best way to lead a genuinely healthy life. There’s a lot more to being healthy […]

Triple P 4-Week Brief Group starting in Aptos

Community Bridges will be hosting a Triple P 4-Week Brief Group starting in Aptos, beginning Tuesday October 25th and ending November 15th. The workshop is about Teaching Children to Share & Cooperate using Positive Parenting methodologies. Anyone may attend this free parenting group to learn how to teach your child to share with siblings and […]

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 banners for […]

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 […]