Category Archives: Sandpiper Selects

Investigation into Central Coast sewage spill continues

BY LUKE FRANKLIN Approximately 3 million gallons of sewage water leaked into central coast waters due to a series of failures from Monterey One Water’s plant on Jan. 19.   This…

Seniors, take note: Save your Google Drive files!

BY ASHA JOHNSTON It’s nearly the end of the third quarter, and while many thoughts of graduation, summer and moving out bounce around the minds of upperclassmen, one thought that…

Local skater handles stress of upstart business 24 Hours

  BY ARCHER MICHAELS 24 Hours is a local business started by 20-year-old Hypex Eady, a Monterey Peninsula skater and entrepreneur. The site, 24hoursworldentertainment.com, currently features clothing, skateboards and other…

Challenges of life in Cachagua strengthen community bonds

  For Cachagua’s Jensen Camp, it is not uncommon for teenagers to spend their afterschool time riding their dirt bikes or quads after they get home from school. photo by…

Antisemetic vandalism raises concerns for Jewish students; administration plans response

BY ALEX POLETTI Last year’s Charlottesville rally reminded the United States of the lingering existence of antisemitism, a form of prejudice which still can be seen on the Carmel High…

California cannabis legislation reaches local community

BY SCOTT MCMAHON When the ball dropped at midnight and the new year ensued, the distribution of recreational marijuana became officially legal in the Golden State.   One need look…

Women’s marches more poignant than ever in new year

BY ATHENA FOSLER-BRAZIL In protest of Donald Trump’s inauguration, women and men wearing pink hats and carrying signs with biting slogans marched through the streets of most major cities on…

CHS winter sports teams aim to dominate competition

BY QUINN SPOONER After the success of the CHS girls’ cross country, who won the Mission Trail Athletic League championship, and girls’ volleyball, the first CHS team ever to win…

Plan under way to develop Highway 68 roundabouts

  BY SCOTT MCMAHON Residents of Monterey County better become well-acquainted with the recently added Holman Highway roundabout, for there are many more to come. As reported by The Californian,…

Local organizations focus on stopping opiod abuse

BY LUKE FRANKLIN With opioid abuse on the rise throughout the U.S., Monterey is going through its own hardships separate from the 90 deaths per day due to opioid overdose…