Tag Archives: tourism

Beach front parking scam going on in Santa Cruz

Beach-goers beware: there‚Äôs a parking scam going on in the area of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. One recent March weekend, at least one man found himself shelling out nearly $400 to get his vehicle out of impound after parking … Continue reading

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Are snow tires good enough?

The storm that is supposed to bring wind and rain to our area this weekend is also expected to dump snow on the Sierras. Now, some of you may be thinking about loading up your car with skis, snowboards, sleds, … Continue reading

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Road signs and their hidden meanings

I took a road trip this past weekend to Nipomo, located in the tail of San Luis Obispo County just north of the Santa Barbara County line and its northern-most city of Santa Maria, to visit friends and attend a … Continue reading

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