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LABAHIA VOTE DELAYED 02-22-11 20:30 a.v.

Santa Cruz City officials decided today to request more time to consider plans proposed for the site of a former historical oceanfront apartment complex. Santa Cruz Mayor Ryan Coonerty says city officials want more time to work with the California Coastal Commission’s staff about a plan to build to a 125-room hotel on the former LaBahia site on Beach Hill. The city is reportedly seeking an amendment of it’s coastal plan to allow for building 14-feet over the current height restriction of 3-stories.

The city council is said to cancel a special meeting slated for next Tuesday, March 2nd, to consider a resolution in support of the project, which was already approved in April of 2009.


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GOOD EARTH TEA MOVING 02-22-11 20:00 a.v.

A company, who's been a fixture on the Westside of Santa Cruz for nearly 50-years, will be moving. Officials at Good Earth Tea, say production was shut-down last month for an anticipated move to New Jersey. The company initially started out in Santa Cruz as Fmali Herb in 1972, and was sold in 2005 to Tetley, a division of Tata, the second largest tea manufacturer in the world. The closure of the Almar Avenue plant displaced 47-people, however 1 employee from the research and development department is reportedly staying on with Tetley.



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A special traffic enforcement operation will be conducted tomorrow morning in the city of Marina. Police from several local jurisdictions will be cracking down on drivers violating traffic laws from 7 a.m. to noon on Reservation Road, Imjin Parkway, Del Monte Boulevard and streets near local elementary schools. The goal of the operation is to promote traffic safety and reduce the potential for collisions.


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A man, who fired multiple shots at 2 men over the weekend in Salinas, is still being sought. Police say the men were sitting inside of a parked vehicle at San Benito Street and South Madeira Avenue early Saturday, when they were shot at. The shooting is suspected to have stemmed from an earlier confrontation at a bar. No one was injured and no damages were reported. Anyone with any information is asked to call the Salinas Police Department.


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A man wanted by the Salinas anti-gang officers, was taken into custody yesterday. Parolee, 27-year old Adan Sergio Olivares, was arrested by Violence Suppression Unit officers at his Santa Rita Street apartment after evading officers 2 weeks ago.  He was being sought until officers located him yesterday, when he was arrested and booked into Monterey County Jail.


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