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Monthly Archives: November, 2013

Santa Cruz’s Digital Media Factory holds liquidation sale

Santa Cruz Sentinel SANTA CRUZ — Digital Media Factory, a once-thriving multimedia design and production company, has shuttered its stage and offices and is hosting its final studio warehouse liquidation … Continue reading

November 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Science magazine lauds prosthetic made with a FOX shock

Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY—The same FOX shock technology that smooths the crash landing of a mountain bike is sharing top honors for its use in a prosthetic foot worn … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Aptos mechanic turns $100 bike into top contender

Santa Cruz Sentinel APTOS — An Aptos mechanic who bought a $100 1972 Yamaha motorcycle and lovingly gave it new life as a Van Halen-themed café racer has won top … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hyland Optical buys Ealing Catalog assets; plans to grow business

Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY — Hyland Optical Technologies Corp., a small optical assembly manufacturer formed earlier this year, has bought the assets of Ealing Catalog Inc., a San Jose-based … Continue reading

November 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hospice of Santa Cruz County announces expanded grief services for the holidays

Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY — People who have lost loved ones are invited to honor their memories with candles, music and shared remembrances at an annual interfaith memorial service … Continue reading

November 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Fox sales climb in Q3

Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY — Sales for the first nine months of the year were up more than 15 percent from a year ago, according to executives for Fox … Continue reading

November 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Easton raffles local, custom bikes as fundraiser for nonprofits

Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY — Thousands of dollars have been raised for local charities thanks to an ongoing online raffle that is delivering a custom, high performance bicycle to … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Santa Cruz Segway business looking for collaborators

Santa Cruz Sentinel SANTA CRUZ — It’s all in the hips, according to Chappell McPherson, a 70-year-old, Segway tour and sales entrepreneur who predicts the two-wheeled, self-balancing electrical vehicle will … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Granite reports drop in Q3 earnings

Santa Cruz Sentinel WATSONVILLE — Gains from an improving economic picture overall were not enough to offset significant cost overruns on a large highway project, according to third quarter numbers … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cabrillo scholarship fund established for early speech instructor

Santa Cruz Sentinel APTOS — A memorial scholarship has been created for Russell Bryant, a decorated WWII veteran who overcame a severe stutter and, during his 23 years as a … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

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