Tag Archives: Melissa Pavloff

From singing to coding, Mass. Institute of Technology admit does it all

When she isn’t programming robots, CHS senior Abby Lambert is likely performing onstage or fine-tuning her martial arts skills in preparation for her black belt exam in July. Working and…

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…

Vaping phenomenon takes teenage world by storm: E-cigarette usage gaining significant popularity in adolescents

“I wasn’t really drawn to it per se,” a Carmel High School senior recalls of her first experience using an electronic cigarette. “It was more of a peer pressure thing.”…

Senior takes initiative to help families of sick children

It’s lunchtime on a Tuesday, and while many students are meandering off-campus in pursuit of food, Carmel High senior Caroline Mierzwa is in Room C working furiously on her latest…

Teens create private Instagram accounts

It’s no secret that many high schoolers today have turned to social media as a means of expressing themselves. According to Amanda Lenhart, author of Pew Research Center’s 2015 report…

Students advocate for stadium lights across board

With the installation of synthetic turf on the Carmel High School athletic field back in 2014 and the addition of new aluminum bleachers earlier this school year, the sports stadium…

Girls ask boys: Sadie’s allows females to lead the way

The second semester is largely characterized by “promposals,” a friendly competition of sorts, in which students try to ask their dates in the most elaborately adorable fashion as possible. And…

Chic ice cream shop speaks volumes to modernism, freshness

Downtown Monterey just got a little more interesting with the recent opening of a trendy ice cream parlor on Alvarado Street called Revival Ice & Cream, featuring a varied list…

Injury inspires varsity pitcher to pursue new interests

Pop. While on the mound last year, Wesley Noble felt a sensation that no athlete ever wants to experience: the feeling of his elbow giving way. After two more games…

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…