Category Archives: Entertainment

Queen of the Stone Age album has landed, but can it live up to the hype?

The latest release from rock band Queens of the Stone Age, entitled “Villains,” promises to be “honestly the best album ever,” and boy does it deliver on its promise. The…

Shift in CHS musical ‘Spamalot’ alleviates drama for performing arts

Unlike the past seven musical productions performed at CHS, this year’s “Spamalot,” a musical version of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” is set to open the last weekend of…

Carmel’s hidden gem Il Grillo serves organic, homemade pasta

In downtown Carmel, a ways up from  the busy streets and chaos, lies a unique little Italian restaurant with a quaint outside seating area serving all organic food and making…

Film festival brings out best, brightest of CHS student filmmakers

“After making my first short film, I was hooked,” 2016 CHS grad Hans Voegeli says. “The fact that you can take any idea for a story, or a character or…

Drama class brings magic of wizarding world to stage

The room explodes with life, vibrating with a cacophonous flurry of typical thespian activity and banter—consisting of vocal exercises and laughter, a rising wave of volume spreads with exaggerated gesticulations…

Save This Summer!

Along the Big Sur Coast you’ll find a variety of campsites, with Pfeiffer being a favorite among campers as it is centered on the Big Sur River. Just a short…

Student artists celebrate year’s end with Chalk Fest

After the stress of AP testing and with summer right around the corner, Carmel High’s advanced art students will be showing off their skills in the upper quad May 26…

Cali Roots music festival en route for eighth annual event

The Monterey Fairgrounds is preparing for big crowds in a weekend full of reggae during the California Roots festival, a reggae music and arts festival scheduled for Memorial Day weekend,…

Zab Zab masters strong flavors of Thailand with homey ambiance

Tucked away into the charming recesses of Lighthouse Avenue, local gem Zab Zab Thai Cuisine features a cozy family-friendly environment, authentic Thai flavors and affordable prices that make for a…

’13 Reasons Why’ needs a few more reasons to justify watching this Netflix Original

“13 Reasons Why” is a powerful story, really. You know, blackmailing and the trivialization of teen suicide aside. It’s also quite cute how this one-season Netflix original has become the…