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September 28, 2022

PHOTO: Public invited to help complete Covid memorial this weekend

A large mosaic sculpture, created by local artists Kathleen Crocetti and Monica Galvan to memorialize victims of Covid 19 now stands in a field near upper Struve Slough. On Saturday and Sunday from 2-6pm each day, community members who have lost someone to Covid are invited to join Crocetti and Galvan to help finish the monarch butterfly sculpture. The memorial was commissioned by the City Of Watsonville to honor residents lost to the pandemic.

Tarmo Hannula
Tarmo Hannula has been the lead photographer with The Pajaronian newspaper in Watsonville since 1997. He also reports on a wide range of topics, including police, fire, environment, schools, the arts and events. A fifth generation Californian, Tarmo was born in the Mother Lode of the Sierra (Columbia) and has lived in Santa Cruz County since the late 1970s. He earned a BA from UC Santa Cruz and has traveled to 33 countries.

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Inaugural Filipino American History Month festival to be held Saturday

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