Santa Cruz Sentinel CORRALITOS – In the last two years, Emma Freedman, 12, has given up her favorite Heath toffee bars, lobbied international companies to stop using palm oil in products … Continue reading
Santa Cruz Sentinel WATSONVILLE – Although sales climbed only slightly from a year ago, West Marine announced Thursday that third quarter profits increased 50 percent and the company was gearing … Continue reading
Santa Cruz Sentinel WATSONVILLE – Graniterock Co. may be more than 111 years old, but it’s staying abreast of technology, releasing this month an updated version of a free iPhone application … Continue reading
Scotts Valley inventor puts human-powered helicopter to the test; engineer aims for international aviation prize
Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY – A nearly 130-pound college student became the first person Sunday to test an ultra-lightweight, human-powered helicopter designed to break an international aviation record.