boulder creek residents will have the oppurtunity to weigh in on the possibilty of having a local dog park. dog owners and animal lovers have been looking FOR PLACES in the san lorenzo valley to excersize their dogs for years. the closest dog friendly parks are in santa cruz and scott’s valley. the Boulder Creek Park and Recreation District may fund a park if advocates can find a suitable site. there is a meeting slated for tuesday at the boulder creek recreation hall, the 6 p-m meeting will examine potential sites and costs of a local dog park. for details go to : www.bcrpd.org
Boulder Creek dog park meeting
WHAT: Advocates for a Boulder Creek dog park will meet to discuss potential areas and costs of creating a venue.
WHEN: 6 p.m. Tuesday
WHERE: Boulder Creek Recreation Hall, 13333 Middleton Ave., Boulder Creek
friday’s star spangled beach cleanup results showed that public concern for the environment is growing. this year the annual cleanup, which is held on the 5th of july and sponsored by save our shores, targeted 7 beaches from carmel to santa cruz. 269 volunteers collected 1,479 pounds of debris, that compared with last year, when 238 people collected 1,587 pounds of trash, from only 7 beaches.
THE CRASH LANDING OF AN ASIANA AIRLINES BOEING 777 AT S-F-O SATURDAY MORNING LED TO FLIGHT CANCELLATIONS AT THE MONTEREY AIRPORT. ALL FLIGHTS AFTER 11A-M THAT WERE DESTINED TO SAN FRANCISCO WERE CANCELLED; EN-ROUTE FIGHTS WERE DIVERTED TO OTHER BAY AREA AIRPORT. THE MONTEREY AIRPORT WAS ALSO PUT ON STANDBY AS A POSSIBLE DIVERSION DESTINATION FOR AIRCRAFT BOUND TO S-F-O.
A MAN WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD DURING A ROBBERY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. SALINAS POLICE RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A MAN WITH A NON LIFE THREATENING GUNSHOT WOUND TO THE HEAD, BEING TREATED AT NATIVIDAD MEDICAL CENTER. THE VICTIM TOLD OFFICERS HE WAS EXITING HIS VEHICLE ON THE 100 BLOCK OF SAN JUAN GRADE WHEN HE WAS SHOT AND ROBBED BY 2 MEN. 1 OF THE SUSPECTS IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE IN HIS EARLY 20’S WITH A THIN BUILD. THE INCIDENT IS BELIEVED TO BE GANG RELATED.