Tag Archives: Asha Johnston

Summer baking on the sweet side

BY ASHA JOHNSTON   When thinking of summer, only one thought comes to mind: food. Whether you’re swimming in Antarctica or getting eaten by any of the 5,000 poisonous animals…

Seniors, take note: Save your Google Drive files!

BY ASHA JOHNSTON It’s nearly the end of the third quarter, and while many thoughts of graduation, summer and moving out bounce around the minds of upperclassmen, one thought that…

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…

Brace yourselves, Carmel: Poke is coming

BY ASHA JOHNSTON In the Crossroads across from r.g Burgers is Carmel Poke Co., scheduled to open Dec. 12, serving poke, buddha bowls and shoyu chicken with local salmon, crab…

Girls cancel Powderpuff dance after regulations enforced

By: ASHA JOHNSTON The feel-good CHS tradition of Powerduff, in which the junior and senior girls play football and the boys dance as cheerleaders, while both groups also participate in…

Local restaurants making switch to paper straws

By: ASHA JOHNSTON Plastic straws are being brought to light as harmful objects for the environment, and because of this, local restaurants Carmel Belle and Good to Go have been…

About Amy Hurst

By ASHA JOHNSTON Carmel High nurse Amy Hurst has a vision of an inviting clinic where anybody can feel welcome to go, regardless of the severity of illness. Hurst is…

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…

Mint chocolate chip or bubblegum ice cream?

As the school year comes to an end, thoughts begin to wander, imagining how nice life will be when time turns to summer. Amid these thoughts of Netflix, laziness and…

Carmel Beach lovers expand coastline cleanup efforts

As the tide recedes on the sunlit beach, the beautiful image is fogged by trash-covered sands that used to be clean. Carmel local Lauren Banner noticed this tragedy and decided…