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The Big Basin, by Eloise J. Roorbach
Our forest reserves are becoming more and more appreciated - not only because of their invaluable usefulness, but for their ... [Read more]

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SANTA CRUZ -- One of the county's oldest businesses, 145-year-old Salz Leathers, will close by the end of the year.

The landmark business along the San Lorenzo River just north of Highway 1 has been family owned since it was the Kullman-Salz Tannery in 1917. It is the seventh-largest company ..." [More]

Excerpted from Salz Leathers Folds Up Shop: Landmark Business to Close this Year by Heather Boerner