Santa Cruz County History - Tourism


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One of Robert "Big Boy" Stagnaro's earliest childhood memories is of a small hole next to his father's fish market on the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf. Through it he could see the sparkling blue and green waters of Monterey Bay and a patch of weathered wharf pilings covered with mussels, ..." [More]

Excerpted from 1001 Stagnaros by Geoffrey Dunn