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May 01, 2014

Bargetto Winery Awards Olivia Teutschel the Honor of First Woman Winemaker in 81 Years of Winemaking History

olivia cellar32-SMIf you spotted 27 year old Olivia Teutschel in a local coffee shop ordering a latte, you would never suspect that moments later she would be on a forklift unloading grapes at Bargetto

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March 06, 2014

Assembly Executive Chef Carlo Espinas Creates Menu Featuring Locally Sourced Wine and Food

Assembly chef Carlo EspinasindexCarlo Espinas, new-to-town chef for Assembly Restaurant in downtown Santa Cruz, says that when he

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February 18, 2014

Meet a Local: Kitesurfer Lydia Snider

We recently caught up with local entrepreneur and kitesurfer Lydia Snider after her talk wowed us at Event Santa Cruz, a monthly series featuring successful businesses in Santa Cruz and the dynamic people behind them.

EAST MEETS WEST

When Lydia Snider bought her first wet suit, it was a big deal. Having grown up in Washington D.C., 3 1/2 miles from the White House, the first thing she did after moving to the West Coast

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February 12, 2014

The Kitchen is Where the Heart Is!

Downtown Santa Cruz, my kids and I know it well. The sights and sounds--colorful window displays, street performers, familiar shop owners--can turn a simple stroll down Pacific Avenue into a great kids activity. Toss in some recent rainy weather and cabin fever and it's an all out puddle-splashing adventure!Who needs umbrellas when we can duck in and out of our favorite shops?

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January 21, 2014

Charlie Hong Kong Owners Maintain Grassroots Campaign for Better Food Policies

charlie_hong_kong_bowls Courtesy of Charlie Hong KongCharlie Hong Kong owner Carolyn Rudolph eats at her own restaurant every day. As a food activist for healthier eating habits, why wouldn’t

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