Monterey Bay Area – Monterey County is home to one of the 24 labs in the state that can screen for Swine Flu. Any suspected cases are passed on to the State Lab for confirmation. So far, the lab has tested an estimated 100 samples from locals with flu-like symptoms, and all have come back negative.
Watsonville, CA – Watsonville based Annie Glass makes glass art for the table. The company relies on Styrofoam peanuts for shipping its glass. Hear about their search for an alternative. In this slideshow, you'll first hear from Dustin Macdonald of the Santa Cruz Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and then Violet Lieby Smith of Annie Glass.