Category Archives: Sandpiper Selects

CHS dance department brings contrast to winter stage

The annual Winter Dance Show has twirled, leaped and sashayed through CHS once again, bringing with it its production of “Finding Contrast.” As the name suggests, the production was filled…

Katy Perry’s album ‘Prism’ lacking in luster

Escaping Katy Perry seems near impossible. She’s everywhere, from little sisters dancing and singing “I got the eye of the tiger, fighter, dancing through the fire!” from Perry’s newest hit…

Boys’ soccer gears up for league with first-year coach

With a loss against North Monterey County and a win against San Lorenzo Valley, the Carmel High boys’ soccer team is looking forward to getting their season on track and…

Teens find themselves overly-attached to smartphones

As soon as CHS sophomore Lexi Snyder wakes up, she checks her phone. “I get up in bed and read through everything. Instagram, text messages, Facebook, birthdays, Twitter and Vine,”…

Measures K, M denied

Monterey County voters voted no on both Measures K and M on Nov. 5 in the local elections. Measure K promoted the development of 500 acres in Fort Ord and…

Justine Kitteringham has sights set on Broadway

The crowd’s murmurs fall into hushed silence as the lights dim in the theater. Twin spotlights brighten the darkness, illuminating the forbidden love story between two youths in CHS’ remake…

Local fall treats found only in Carmel

Fall brings many thoughts to mind: the changing colors of the leaves, the changing weather and changing food. As meals become heartier, the desserts do the same. Bold flavors like…

Boys’ polo to face St. Ignatius in CCS rematch

Carmel High’s boys’ water polo team is on its way to the quarterfinal CCS game against St. Ignatius after beating Sobrato 13-5 on Tuesday.

Oct. 25 In Brief

Science wing up and operational in October Walking into school the day after a break, the students and staff are usually in a quiet murmur, but Monday students walking into…

Dina Eastwood: mom, philanthropist, yogi and more

Sitting on her beloved bed with sun streaming in the windows, her dark hair pulled back in a bun, Dina Eastwood munches on recently delivered Mexican food, talking intently to…