Daily Archives: May 22, 2013

PG’s Dance Jam offers accepting space for expression

Friday nights at Chattaqua Hall in Pacific Grove, people don’t just kick off their Sunday shoes—they kick off all inhibitions too. An opportunity for community members around the peninsula to…

Dance performs finale

The final dance show of the school year, which opened on May 9, was filled with a variety of dances ranging from hip-hop to interpretive to tap-dancing and greeted the…

Taking aim at the worst required reads

The average teenager obviously isn’t going to pick up a classic work of literature voluntarily, so someone came up with the solution of forcing us to read for a grade….

Freshman artist shows great potential in exhibition

Freshman Sita Poole may have just begun her high school career, but already she has made quite the impression after having plenty of her art pieces entered in the Carmel…

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…