Monthly Archives: May 2013

Garish new ‘Gatsby’ adaptation is far from great

Confetti cartwheels through the air and champagne corks explode across the dance floor as one of Jay Gatsby’s infamous parties ignites in front of the audience’s eyes. If only the…

How to make the most out of your summer vacation

DON’T succumb to Netflix! This one is going to be a major toughie, but we insist that you will regret it when your fifth day in a row of TV-show…

Riding alongside the ‘Game of Thrones’ bannermen

The Sunset Sea in the west, the Dothraki Sea to the east, the Summer Islands to the south, and the Great Wall to the north each help lay the foundation…

Sandy Claws: Kiwi

Last, but certainly not least, on this reporter’s quest for CHS’ fascinating felines is Kiwi, a calico who found a mutual attraction with senior Colin O’Grady more than 13 years…

Best local spots for outdoor adventures this summer

Between the Big Sur Marathon, the Sea Otter Classic and the Pacific Grove Triathlon, it is no secret that the Monterey Peninsula is an athletic area. Whether it’s hiking, biking…

Multi-sport athletes face fewer overuse injuries

In pursuit of collegiate scholarships student-athletes are pushing themselves harder than ever, and as a result some high school athletes are turning toward the specialization route in hopes of honing…