Category Archives: Entertainment

Benefit reaches milestone of $6 million for good works

BY PASCALE MONTGOMERY It is a beautiful Monday afternoon and the breeze gently rustles the trees outside the Yellow Brick Road Benefit Shop. A donor is greeted by a volunteer…

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…

Theater takes on Christie classic with a few twists

BY GABE MARTIN CHS drama is taking on a new challenge in the form of the Agatha Christie classic “And Then There Were None,” and this generation of drama students…

Trend or outlier? Seniors graduate early, explore unorthodox options

BY JULIA SUDOL Jacey Vickrey didn’t graduate Carmel High early to join the workforce or travel far and wide—she left high school in order to enroll in cosmetology school.  …

Carmel Plaza Construction to be finished by end of March

BY PRISCILLA CABALLERO   While 2018 began with customers coming and going looking for new clothes, delicious food and last-minute gifts, shoppers who entered the Carmel Plaza were surprised to…

What does Carmel really think about marijuana?

BY IAN GEERTSEN Last year, the people of California voted 57 percent in favor of their state to join eight others and Washington DC by legalizing recreational marijuana. As can…

Five things to look forward to in 2018

BY MILES PREKOSKI As students, teachers and readers alike look back on a thrilling and eventful 2017, we can only hope that 2018 will bring us even more incredible things….

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…

CHS alum pictures future photography business

BY GABE MARTIN Coel Mayer, a 2017 graduate of CHS, works to make a future out the photography and editing skills he learned while taking photography-related classes as a student…

Intense dramas stand out among Academy’s Best Pictures

BY ASHA JOHNSTON The best time of the year has finally come, the time when there is no shame in binge-watching the best movies from the year while eating Junior…