Category Archives: Sandpiper Selects

Science star headed to Exeter Academy for fall 2014

Ailis Dooner, who was named California’s Outstanding Young Scientist in 2013, will not be returning to Carmel High School for her senior year. No, it’s not because she got expelled…

Wes Anderson’s new film stands out among best

True to its name, director Wes Anderson’s “The Grand Budapest Hotel” is grand in every aspect. Brilliant casting, constrained and exact direction, witty and fast dialogue, charming set pieces and…

CHS’ ‘Putnam County’ spells s-u-c-c-e-s-s

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” the newest CHS spring musical, directed and produced by drama teacher Michael Jacobs, opened March 7 and will be continuing through Saturday.

Who serves Carmel’s best breakfast? Caitlin tells all

Whether you are looking for a simple yet delicious snack on-the-go or a sit-down meal, Carmel has something for everyone breakfast-wise. The Patisseri Boissiere, Jeffery’s Grill and Catering, and Pastries…

2014 proves to be a year of extremes in culinary world

As every chef and culinary website is releasing its 2014 food trend predictions, I have begun to make some of my own. From what I see experts saying and observe…

Feb. 14 News Briefs

Four Padres head to All-State orchestra Four Carmel High School students will be playing for the All-State Orchestra this Feb. 20-23 at the California All-State Music Education Conference in Fresno….

Two seniors present medical research study in Hawaii

Last summer, CHS seniors Chad Calnon and Ryan Albert worked as interns for Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital, conducting a community-based medical research study. Mentored by Ryan’s father, cardiologist Timothy Albert,…

Local chocolates can fill stomachs and warm hearts

What’s the best way to a girl’s heart? Through her stomach. Lucky for all you high school boys there are three delicious chocolate shops within ten minutes of CHS, including…

2014 set to become mind-blowing year in music

With fantastic releases from bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, Arctic Monkeys, Nine Inch Nails, Sigur Ros and more, 2013 was a wonderful year for music. Now 2014…

Fall in love with Beach House at Lover’s Point

Overlooking the gorgeous Lover’s Point waterfront, The Beach House restaurant offers not only a spectacular view of the Monterey Peninsula skyline, but also one of the best dining experiences in…