• What do you want to see at the dying Capitola Mall?
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    What do you want to see at the dying Capitola Mall?

    What do you want to see at the dying Capitola Mall? About 200 people showed up for a meeting with planners about what could and should happen to the Capitola Mall, which is largely deserted, but still has some great places for kids, including the Museum of Discovery and Giggles and Wiggles. Here’s what the Sentinel wrote: “Capitola and Santa Cruz County residents were not hesitant to give their input about the future of the mall in a community meeting Tuesday night in the Sears building. “Mall owner Merlone Geier Partners, who purchased the mall from Macerich in 2016 and owns 67% of the property, shared its plans for the…

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    Dignity Health Dominican Hospital Expansion

    Dignity Health Dominican Hospital Expansion Dignity Health Dominican Hospital will undergo a $360 million renovation and expansion to ensure that the growing Santa Cruz County community can access world class health care now and into the future. The project will allow for advanced technology, new state-of-the-art facilities, and even more innovative healing spaces. The Dominican Hospital Pavilion expansion and improvement project, slated to begin in late 2019, will add 84,000 square feet to the existing hospital—without increasing the hospital’s current footprint—and will include construction of a three-level parking garage with 410 parking spaces. “Dominican Hospital has been taking care of our community for generations, and this expansion will mean increased access…