Applications are still being accepted for several open seats on Santa Cruz advisory bodies. The county Latino Affairs Commission has 1-open seat; the city's Measure K Oversight Committee has 3-openings, and the Sister Cities Committee has 2-available seats. Applicants should be residents of Santa Cruz. Applications can be filled out at the City Clerk's Office, at 809 Center Street (Room 9). You can also fill one out online, at cityofsantcruz dot com.
A 33-year-old man suffered major injuries on Sunday evening, after being ejected from his Mustang on Highway-17. The wreck occurred at 5:14 p.m. in Los Gatos, south of Lark Avenue. The victim was taken to Valley Medical Center for treatment.
Cal-Trans Crews are set to begin work on a ½-mile-long project to construct retaining walls and concrete barriers near Scotts Valley, just north of Santa’s Village Drive to Crescent Drive. That work is slated to begin this Monday, the 31st. The roadwork will consist of alternating lane closures, and up to 15-min delays are expected. Weather permitting, the work will be completed by spring, 2012.
A Greenfield man who was shot in the head yesterday, has died at a bay area hospital. Danny McCarter is the 2nd victim to die in the shooting, after 25-year-old Annabel Rico Trujillo was declared dead at the scene. The shots were fired near 3rd street and oak avenue at 8 o’clock last night. McCarter was found in a nearby car with a gunshot the head. He was air-lifted to a bay area hospital, where he died this afternoon. No arrests have been made in the incident, which marks the first homicides in Greenfield this year. It was reported that Trujillo was pregnant, however an autopsy revealed that she was not. She is survived by 2-daughters.
A Watsonville man was arrested this week, for allegedly trying to steal a lap top from Scotts Valley High School. 18-year-old Taylor Jordan was taken into custody on Wednesday, after authorities contacted the driver of the van that Jordan escaped in. He was confronted by school officials as he left a basketball game, and dropped the stolen lap top before fleeing in the van. Jordan faces charges of possession of stolen property, and authorities plan to also charge him with burglary.
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