Headlong into Spring Column: Julie Horner Editorial 

April 2021 Headlong into Spring

By Julie Horner As Santa Cruz County moves into the orange tier of California’s blueprint for reopening in the now yearlong fight against the novel coronavirus, every move we make as a community must be determined and focused. It’s been messy. Here is where continued conscientious conduct will pull us through this incredible moment in history. Pop-up gathering places, wineries,… Read More
Miguel Zafra Photographer San Lorenzo Valley Post Column: Julie Horner Editorial 

February Editorial: Fortitude

By Julie Horner Mountain roads rumble with activity as damaged properties are cleared, hazard trees are removed, and infrastructure is repaired. From Big Basin Redwoods State Park to the tops of Alba Road, Felton Empire, and along the ridges in all directions, crews of workers, many far from their own homes and families, continue to clear the way to renewal… Read More
November 2020 Oreo the Cat found Column: Julie Horner Columns Editorial 


By Julie Horner Live music has made a cautious comeback in Santa Cruz County and evenings are full to brimming. Felton Music Hall and Michael’s on Main have flung their doors wide to offer distanced dining with a show weekend nights. Other venues with outdoor spaces like the Summit House on Highway 17, Redwood Pizzeria in Felton, and Davenport Roadhouse… Read More