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Sweets of Eden — Homemade Caramels Still Being Made the Old-Fashioned Way
Susanne McBride admits she’s not much of a cook, but when it comes to caramels, she’s a regular Mary See. A micro-confectioner, if you will, one batch at a time.

March 11, 2019

Two Celebrated Local Authors of Flower Books to Hold Joint Event May 8 at Bookshop Santa Cruz
Two celebrated local authors known for their knowledge and celebration of flowers will join forces for a dual event celebrating the release of their new books, May 8 at the Bookshop Santa Cruz.

March 10, 2019

National Volunteer Week is April 7th – 13th . How Will You Give Back?
Help Interim Inc. Celebrate National Volunteer Week By Offering Your Time and Talents

March 7, 2019

Balance Physical Therapy Adds Two Highly Advanced Anti-Gravity Treadmills to its Monterey and Salinas Locations
Balance Physical Therapy and Human Performance Center further cemented its reputation as being the most patient-focused and results-oriented rehabilitation facility in Monterey County

March 5, 2019

Noted Monterey Plastic Surgeon Offers Patients a Comforting Carmel Cottage to Recover, Recuperate
Prominent plastic surgeon Dr. David Morwood has had a thriving practice on the Monterey Peninsula for more than 20 years.

February 27, 2019

Monterey Symphony’s 2018-19 Season Continues March 16-17 With Concert #4 Featuring Guest Conductor
The sounds of water at play and work highlight the fourth concert of the season for the Monterey Symphony, March 16-17, when Jung-Ho Pak guest conducts the symphony with works by Tan Dun, Dmitri Shostakovich, and Alan Hovhaness.

February 25, 2019

Goodwill Central Coast completes renovation of Seaside store, announces grand reopening March 22
As part of its strategic plan toward modernizing retail stores and other facilities, Goodwill Central Coast has announced a March 22 grand reopening of its Seaside store.

February 22, 2019

MPA Watch, A Statewide Program That Collects Data on Human Uses of Marine Resources, Launches New Website
MPA Watch, a network of programs that collect human-use data in marine protected areas in order to keep our oceans clean and healthy, has launched a new, revamped website and social media pages.

February 21, 2019

Aromatherapist Cheryl Beller and Pet Therapist Adrienne Herman Join Forces
Even though they run two distinct and separate businesses, aromatherapist Cheryl Beller and pet therapist Adrienne Herman have collaborated often when treating animals with physical, emotional and behavioral issues.

February 21, 2019

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History Hosts One of Largest Wildflower Shows in Northern and Western Hemispheres
The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History hosts one of the largest and longest-running wildflower shows in the Northern and Western Hemispheres featuring more than 600 species and varieties of wildflowers, April 19-21, 2019, at the museum.

February 20, 2019

SAVE THE DATE: Key for a Cure continues its fight against pediatric cancer by holding circus-themed fundraising gala
SAVE THE DATE: Key for a Cure continues its fight against pediatric cancer by holding circus-themed fundraising gala Sept. 14 event at Corral de Tierra Country Club

February 9, 2019

“VNA & Hospice Hires Dwight Wilson as CEO/President”
The Board of Directors of the Central Coast Visiting Nurses Association and Hospice is proud to announce the hiring of Dwight Wilson, RN, MSN, as the Chief Executive Officer/President. Dwight will assume his duties on February 4, 2019.

February 8, 2019

Castroville Celebrates the 60th Annual Artichoke Food & Wine Festival in June 2019
In 1959, the Central Coast community gathered to celebrate the harvest of the iconic vegetable and the region that became known as the “Artichoke Center of the World.”

February 4, 2019

Hyatt Carmel Highlands Announces Forks. Corks. Action! 2019 Winemaker Dinners
Next Dinner February 28 — Ian Brand Wines. Hyatt Carmel Highlands announces the first quarter schedule for its popular Forks.Corks.Action! Winemaker Series for 2019 in the legendary Wine Room.

January 29, 2019

Calling All Student Artists!
The Salinas Union High School District is Holding a Contest Open to All Students for a new Visual Identity (logo) for its Career Technical Education (CTE) Program

January 21, 2019

9th Annual Carmel Jewish Film Festival From Hollywood to Bollywood Award-Winning Movies, Speakers, Receptions March 2-17, 2019
The 9th Annual Carmel Jewish Film Festival (CJFF), featuring eight films from six countries, noted speakers, and panel discussions, will be held March 2-17, 2019.

January 17, 2019

Monterey County: The Ideal Place to find a New You in the New Year
Monterey County embodies the perfect backdrop to uncover a new, relaxed and inspired you in 2019.

January 16, 2019

MPA Watch helps celebrate California Underwater Parks Day this January
STATEWIDE—California Underwater Parks Day arrives Saturday through Monday, January 19-21.

January 15, 2019

Third Night's A Charm
Book 3 nights and the 3rd is 1/3 off. A getaway is always a wonderful break…

January 14, 2019

Yeast of Eden’s Grand Opening on January 17th to Benefit Monterey County Food Bank
Yeast of Eden, the newly renovated restaurant & brewery that occupies the south end of the Carmel Plaza is announcing its grand opening on Thursday, January 17th.

January 14, 2019

Nicole Hollingsworth of Marina Appointed to Monterey County Fair Board of Directors
The Monterey County Fair & Event Center has announced that Nicole Hollingsworth, 32, of Marina, has been appointed to the 7th District Agricultural Association, Monterey County Fair Board of Directors.

January 13, 2019

Sponsorships Now Available for Gala Event Celebrating Gavilan College’s Centennial
Sponsorships are now available for a gala event celebrating Gavilan College’s centennial, set for Sept. 7, 2019, on the college campus.

January 13, 2019

2019 marks the Golden Anniversary of 1969, the single most amazing year of the 20th century
From the moonwalk to Woodstock, major cultural, political and musical turning points abounded. CELEBRATION ’69 is a multimedia presentation

January 13, 2019

Superintendent Burns praises new ROP mission statement, says District is committed
After about 18 months on the job, Salinas Union High School District Superintendent Dan Burns believes that his vision for the district is still strong and on track and aligns with the Mission Trails ROP/CTE new mission statement.

January 9, 2019

Austin Based Singer Songwriter Ferera Swan Announces Emotional Debut Single
Emerging singer- songwriter, Ferera Swan packs a compelling vocal laced with a ton of emotion. Swan is ready to introduce her artistry and heap of talent withherbrand new single “Second Time,” slated for debut on February 1, 2019.

January 8, 2019

Monterey Symphony Launches Search for New Music Director
The Monterey Symphony has launched a search for a new music director. The new position will commence June 2021.

January 4, 2019

Pin It To Win It - Pin It To Win It! The beginning of the year is a great time to start planning the details of your #weddingday
Pin It To Win It! The beginning of the year is a great time to start planning the details of your #weddingday, and Pinterest is the perfect place to check out the latest trends

January 3, 2019

Hofsas House Hotel Facebook Contest!
This month we are giving you the chance to win a two-night stay at Hofsas House by sharing your own sign!

January 2, 2019

Salinas-Based Beefy Boys Beef Jerky Co. contest to gift up to 20 Pounds of Locally Crafted Jerky to its Monterey County
If you live in Monterey County, California, keep your eyes peeled for those “Golden Tickets” in 2019.

January 1, 2019

Dream Team of Local Community Leaders Help Tenants Acquire Their Deteriorating Building From Absentee Owners
The story of the 665 LLC building and how it became owned and operated by the doctors and practitioners who worked within its walls is one of perseverance, frustration and teamwork. And a lot of “wrestling.”

December 31, 2018

Schipper Design Grant Program Now Open to Monterey County, Santa Cruz County and San Benito County Nonprofit Agencies
San Juan Bautista-based Schipper Design is inviting nonprofit agencies in Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties to apply for Creatives for Community grants.

December 26, 2018

Monterey County Nonprofit Max’s Helping Paws Gives Holiday Hope to Families Who Can’t Afford Treatment for Pets Who Become Ill
To Heather, her dog Trigger is more than a companion, he’s her “gift from God” and a certified Emotional Support Animal (E.S.A). But even more than that, he’s a member of her family along with her husband and three kids.

December 23, 2018

Hofsas House Hotel family celebrates spring with its Ninth Annual Fundraiser for the Food Bank
Savor appetizers from local chefs including La Balena/Il Grillo, Chef Annie Hobbs from A Taste of Elegance, Chef Soerke Peters from Etats-Unis, and Terry Teplitzky from Michael’s Catering/Wild Thyme Deli & Cafe!

December 21, 2018

The Monterey Peninsula's Biggest and Best Super Bowl Party will be Held at Knuckles Sports Bar
The biggest and best Super Bowl party will take place Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019, at Knuckles Sports Bar at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa.

December 20, 2018

Kevin D. Ellis Named General Manager of Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
The Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa has announced the hiring of Kevin D. Ellis as its new General Manager.

December 19, 2018

Explore the Towns of Marina, Salinas and Seaside, California Outdoor Adventure, Foodie Finds and Undiscovered Gems Await!
Outdoor adventures. Diverse dining. Rich cultural history. Monterey County is home to all of these unforgettable experiences — and you can discover these in the towns of Marina, Salinas and Seaside along California's Central Coast.

December 19, 2018

Monterey County Tourism Makes Significant Strides Towards Destination Sustainability
Addressing plastics and measuring sustainability progress are critical steps in the path

December 18, 2018

New Sisters-Founded and Run Business, Pests Out Now, Offers Unique Non-Toxic, Non-Invasive, Compassionate Approach to Pest Control
Pest extermination — everything from ants and cockroaches to rats and raccoons — is a tricky business.

December 17, 2018

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa Announces Hiring of Daniel Elinan as New Executive Chef
The Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa has announced the hiring of Daniel Elinan of Virginia Beach, Virginia, as its new Executive Chef.

December 14, 2018

Tickets On Sale Now! Join Us On January 24th 2019... For a Presentation by Renowned Journalist and Author Steve Lopez
Interim is bringing renowned author and Los Angeles Times journalist Steve Lopez to the Monterey Bay.

December 13, 2018

Original, Interactive Multi-Media Show ‘Celebration ’69’ features Live Music, Vintage Images, Trivia Quiz Exploring the Pivotal Year of 1969
The year 1969 was a momentous one for music, popular culture and world events.

December 10, 2018

Gavilan College Kicks Off its Centennial Year With a Gala Event ‘Gavilan Through The Decades’ Set for Sept. 7, 2019
Gavilan College kicks off its centennial year with a gala event looking back at its first 100 years on Sept. 7, 2019, on the college campus.

December 8, 2018

Monterey Symphony’s 2018-2019 Season, ‘Sound Waves,’ Continues in 2019 With Concerts February Through May and Special Event Luncheons and Dinners
Monterey Symphony’s 2018-19 Season, “Sound Waves,” continues in 2019 with concerts in February, March, April and May and special event luncheons and supper clubs through May.

December 4, 2018

Weatherby Consulting LLC, Leading Florida-based Vacation Rental Consulting Firm, Adds Financial Analyst Gil Nuss to its Team
Weatherby Consulting LLC, a leading vacation rental consulting firm based in Florida, has announced the hiring of Gil Nuss as a Financial Analyst.

December 3, 2018

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue Seeks Sponsors for its Annual Fundraising Gala in March 2019
In its almost 10 years of existence, Peace of Mind Dog Rescue (POMDR), has rescued more than 1,650 dogs and helped to keep another 800 dogs with their guardians, thanks in part to its annual gala fundraiser and those who sponsor it.

November 30, 2018 Hosts Sweepstakes in Conjunction with Winter Campaign has launched their winter campaign and sweepstakes, “Winter Wonderland.”Monterey County, on California’s Central Coast, is a wonderland unlike any other during the winter season.

November 29, 2018

The Center for Community Advocacy Announces New Executive Director
The Center for Community Advocacy (CCA) is proud to announce and welcome Daniel Gonzalez as its new Executive Director.

November 29, 2018

Theme of 2019 Monterey County Fair, ‘High Tides and Carnival Rides,’ and official poster unveiled
The Monterey County Fair announced that the theme for the Aug. 29-Sept. 2, 2019, fair will be “High Tides and Carnival Rides.”

November 18, 2018

Weddings at Hyatt Regency Monterey
Walking past the fountain entryway into the Hyatt Regency Monterey's Fireplace Lounge, you instantly feel yourself relaxing amid the resort's sophisticated comforts, natural materials and soothing earth tones.

November 11, 2018

Power Up: 17 Must-Have Features for the Inventory Management App on Google Sheets
In the business world, inventory is money. Keeping track of your inventory, however, actually costs money. It takes time, energy and money to manage it. It’s like a catch-22.

November 7, 2018