city (1990 pop. 31,099), Santa Cruz co., W Calif., on the Pajaro River near Monterey Bay; founded 1852, inc. 1868. It is a trade and processing center for vegetables, fruits, berries, and flowers. Other industries include petroleum refining, granite quarrying, and the manufacture of aluminum products. Watsonville's population more than doubled in the late 20th cent. Nearby are beach and mountain resorts and several state parks.
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"I can give you a lift as far as Watsonville. It would take you several days on shank's mare with those loads.
Watsonville, CA, July 10, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Motion control and automation solutions provider Applied Motion Products recently purchased land to build its new corporate headquarters in Morgan Hill, CA, located in Santa Clara County at the southern tip of Silicon Valley.
Acute care hospital Quorum Health Corporation (NYSE:QHC) on Friday announced its plans to divest the 106-bed Watsonville Community Hospital in Watsonville, California to Halsen by the end of the third quarter of 2019, subject to customary approvals and conditions.
From Kevin Rodrigues in Paris, France to Jason Jessee in Watsonville, California, these guys are in it together.
Jim Smith of Watsonville, Calif, is a tournament veteran who is always in the running in both singles and doubles events.
The 37-year-old, from Moneymore, Drogheda, Co Louth, was arrested along with lorry driver Gerard Bates, 24, of Watsonville in Lurgan, Co Armagh, during a police operation in North Belfast on January 26.
The President's Award was given to Mike Herges, manager of safety & health services with Graniterock in Watsonville, and Terry Tyson, regional safety and health manager with Lehigh Hanson in San Diego, for leadership of CalCIMA's Safety & Health Committee, truck safety training material production, and developing relationships with the Mine Safety & Health Administration.
?Santa Cruz County Bank is a locally owned and operated community bank with offices located in Aptos, Capitola, Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley and Watsonville.
Nordic Naturals, Watsonville, CA, has introduced a natural vitamin D3 developed for infants.
AT&T (NYSE: T) said it has expanded its Digital Life to Aptos, Ben Lomond, Boulder Creek, Capitola, Davenport, Felton, Freedom, Los Gatos, Santa Cruz, Scotts Valley, Soquel and Watsonville, California.
Among those made instantly homeless were Watsonville Hispanic farm workers, Asian refugees in San Francisco's Tenderloin district, and millionaire property owners in the beautiful Marina area, which is, unfortunately, built on landfill.