Category Archives: Entertainment

Shoe Game loss still most rewarding part of PG experience

Pacific Grove students have never been known for their optimism. That may be why a recent survey shows that P.G. students count the recent Shoe Game loss as one of…

Say Amen to Ramen: Japanese restaurant wows with flavor

Alvarado Ramen, the newest addition to downtown Monterey, combines a laid-back atmosphere, authentic Japanese cooking and fast service to create what is quickly becoming one of the more popular dining…

Roadside restaurant offers quiet setting, loud character

Forty minutes south of Carmel is a quaint, modern cafe-style restaurant by the name of the Big Sur Roadhouse, a picturesque destination for a tasty meal in a relaxed and…

Get your punk on, we’re going back to the early 2000s

Green Day recently released its 12th studio album “Revolution Radio,” which was immediately downloaded onto my phone because I couldn’t wait to get my hands—ears?—on it. Overall, the album is…

Carmel High drama dept. to host Opera-Essence Performances

On Oct. 19, the CHS performing arts center will be hosting Opera-Essence Performances, the husband and wife team of Richard and Norma Mayer that has been bringing opera to various…

Seasonal, sustainable dining served in downtown Carmel

Located on San Carlos Street in downtown Carmel, Basil Seasonal Dining offers a variety of farm-fresh options for hungry tourists and locals alike, with a particular twist on the traditional…

2015 graduate promoting DC superhero web series

Have you ever wanted a DC Comics superhero series that features Nightwing, Kid Flash and Red Arrow and follows them as they try to defeat a powerful underground druglord? Now…

Salvage a tragic fantasy football draft with sleepers

Whether your first-round pick has torn his ACL in almost every season of his career or your star wide receiver has already got a concussion in training camp, there is…

Carmel High pit orchestra brings musicals to life

“Can’t you hear it?” Senior Kent Burns tilts his head, listening. There is a surge in the music. “It’s all around me, like a beautiful pink sky.” In this scene…

Downtown Monterey restaurant features flavor, style

The Poke Lab, newly introduced to Alvarado Street, has begun to take downtown Monterey by storm with its low-key environment and revolutionary method of sushi-style bowls, generating a large amount…