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Warm Up With Winter Weekends at Cinnamon Shore
New Holiday Activities, a Romance Package, and Three-Day Weekend Fun This Winter

December 23, 2021

Go On A Whimsical Adventure With the Irresistible Mattie the Giraffe in First Book
32-Page Illustrated Book Available to Pre-Order at Artist’s Website at and Available at Three Florida Book Signings.

December 16, 2021

Monterey Symphony Single Concert Tickets on Sale 12/15/21
Single Concert Tickets are on sale starting December 15th for the Monterey Symphony’s 75th Anniversary Season.

December 15, 2021

Seven Lakeside Cottages Exemplify Coastal Luxury & Community Growth
Finishing in just over one year, the cottages will be part of the vacation rental pool!

November 15, 2021

VNA hires Development Fund Manager to Fundraise and develop New Strategic Vision
Olivia Colombo spent the last five years supporting a local treasure — the Carmel Bach Festival.

November 6, 2021

VNA offers free monthly grief support group to help South County residents create ‘New Beginnings’
Grieving is a natural part of life, and impacts each individual journey physically, emotionally and spiritually.

October 21, 2021

GBA’s November ‘Ganas’ guests include Stanford star Haley Jones, who led Cardinal to NCAA championship
Podcast Episodes Available on Apple. A rising superstar in our midst, Haley Jones has enjoyed quite a career on the basketball court.

October 19, 2021

Gil Basketball Academy to Celebrate ‘Court Heroes’ at Awards Banquet Set for March 19, 2022
Sponsorships Now Available to Support Gala Event and Its Cause.

October 18, 2021

Truitt & White Partnership was Forged 75 Years Ago Between Two U.S. Navy Buddies — Anniversary Celebration
Even before they co-founded Truitt & White in 1946, George Truitt and Robert White had forged a partnership as buddies in the U.S. Navy just after World War II.

October 11, 2021

Cinnamon Shore Opens New Phase & Makes Limited Homesites Available on Oct. 9, 2021
Registered Buyers Get Early Pricing Details, Personalized Assistance & First Choice of Prime Coastal Property

September 28, 2021

Love Letter to Carmel Opening Night SOLD OUT Limited Tickets Available for Oct. 6 Full Program and Sponsors Announced
Tickets are sold out for the Tuesday evening performance of MSO’s outdoor pops concert Love Letter to Carmel at the Forest Theater in Carmel.

September 14, 2021

Artichoke Festival’s ‘Welcome to Your Nightmare’ 2nd Annual Haunted House to be Held Through October
Ghouls and goblins age 12 and up will enjoy the bone-chilling, skin-crawling thrills of their worst Halloween nightmares at the Artichoke Festival’s 2nd Annual “Welcome to Your Nightmare”

September 9, 2021

Best Time of Year at the Beach: Autumn at Cinnamon Shore
Great Weather, Great Activities, Great Fall Rates

September 8, 2021

Mee Memorial Healthcare System to celebrate the power of rural’ on Nov. 18 for Rural Health Day
There are many advantages to living in rural areas, among them less noise, more privacy, a close proximity to nature and a strong sense of community.

September 1, 2021

MONTEREY SYMPHONY announces… Subscriptions on sale starting 9/1/21
Subscriptions are on sale starting September 1, 2021 for the Monterey Symphony’s 75th Anniversary Season.

August 30, 2021

Monterey Symphony Releases Four More Episodes of Music to your Ears Education Series
The Monterey Symphony is releasing four new episodes of Music To YOUR Ears on Monday August 9th in conjunction with the start of the new school year.

August 5, 2021

Monterey Symphony Announces TWO concerts at the Forest Theater
The Monterey Symphony will present two outdoor pops concerts at the Forest Theatre in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA on October 5th and 6th, 2021 both at 7 PM.

August 4, 2021

Monterey County Fair is Back for 2021 on Sept. 3-6, at Monterey County Fair & Event Center
Monterey County Fair is back for 2021 with the theme, “Fair Fun in 2021!” on Sept. 3-6, after cancelling the 2020 event because of the pandemic.

July 8, 2021

San Lorenzo Valley Water District reminds Residents that Preparation is the First line of Défense of Wildfires
The San Lorenzo Valley Water District (SLVWD) is not only the agency that supplies your water, but we are also committed to safeguarding our community against the threat of wildfire.

July 3, 2021

Artichoke Festival returns to Monterey Fairgrounds on July 24-25, 2021, with renewed focus on Local Food, Fun and Entertainment
With a renewed focus on local food and entertainment, educational agricultural activities, and fun for all ages, the Artichoke Festival returns to the Monterey County Fairgrounds on July 24-25, 2021, with one promise — “Thistle be a Good Time!”

June 29, 2021

Tickets for the Garlic Festival Golf Classic and the Farm-to-Table Dinner at Fortino Winery
Tickets to both events are limited and will sell out quickly, so put your order in as soon as possible.

June 28, 2021

Planned over two weekends, this Summer’s Gilroy Garlic Festival has Announced a Series of events
“This will be a great event for local golfers to support the work of the Association,” said Tom Cline, current president of the association.

June 17, 2021

Max's Helping Paws Foundation Receives $10,000 Grant from Harden Foundation
Max's Helping Paws Foundation, which provides financial assistance to people with pets in need of urgent veterinary care, recently received a $10,000 grant from the Harden Foundation to continue its important work in the community.

June 15, 2021

Public invited July 2 to Preview PG Museum’s New Exhibit ‘Changes,’ Meet New Executive Director
Facing perhaps its most profound set of challenges since it opened in 1883, the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History couldn’t help but experience changes during this past year.

June 14, 2021

Artichoke Festival returns to Monterey Fairgrounds on July 24-25, 2021, with renewed focus on local food, fun
With a renewed focus on local food, entertainment and ag-themed activities, the Artichoke Festival returns to the Monterey County Fairgrounds on July 24-25, 2021, with one promise — “Thistle be a Good Time!”

June 10, 2021

Brand-New Phase 5 Now Open at Cinnamon Shore South To Meet Surging Demand
More than 60 new sites become available, joining a dozen new homes for Memorial Day Weekend Release

June 9, 2021

New Book - Letters from THE HEART: A Young Army Doctor's 1969 Vietnam War Experience
New Book Released in Time for Memorial Day: “Letters from THE HEART: A Young Army Doctor’s 1969 Vietnam War Experience”

June 9, 2021

Gilroy Garlic Festival Gourmet Alley makes its Drive-Thru Debut This July
For four decades, the Gilroy Garlic Festival’s famous Gourmet Alley has attracted strolling visitors with its pungent aroma, enticing flavors, jaw-dropping pyrotechnics, and community spirit.

June 7, 2021

El Pájaro Regional Women’s Business Center Virtual Grand Opening "Lunch"_ Speakers: Sen. Anna Caballero & Rep. Jimmy Panetta
El Pájaro Community Development Corporation (El Pájaro CDC) is proud to announce the grand opening of El Pájaro Regional Women’s Business Center (RWBC)

June 3, 2021

Balance Physical Therapy’s Monterey office adds Certified Hand Therapist Margret Kelly to its team
The human hand represents a triumph of complex engineering, exquisitely evolved to perform a wide range of tasks.

June 2, 2021

Simon Bull’s epic painting pays tribute to Le Mans; to be sold at Pasadera Concours
Since 1923, an epic, day-long automobile endurance race near the tiny French hamlet of Le Mans has captured the imagination of fans around the world.

June 1, 2021

Monterey Symphony Announces Final Virtual Back-to-Back Balcony Session Performances (May 28 and June 4)
The Monterey Symphony is broadcasting the final virtual performances of the 20/21 season from their Carmel-by-the-Sea balcony on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 4 PM (PT) and June 4, 2021 at 4PM (PT).

May 27, 2021

Protect Your Home from Devastating Wildfire by Attending Free Defensible Space ‘Boot Camp’ on June 12, 2021 in Carmel Valley
On the heels of the first-ever evacuation of Carmel Valley due to wildfire, the state is entering one of the driest seasons in recorded history, threatening to be the worst fire season to date.

May 26, 2021

ARIEL Theatrical is Honored to Announce a Generous Two-year Grant Award from the Harden Foundation
The Harden Foundation is dedicated to supporting organizations and encouraging partnerships that benefit the residents of Monterey County.

May 25, 2021

VNA celebrates 70 years by Honoring its Employees, Volunteers and Holding Unique Movie-night Fundraiser
Following a year with little to smile about, VNA prepares to celebrate its 70th anniversary in 2021 by honoring its selfless volunteers and employees, followed by a unique summer fundraising event.

May 24, 2021

El Pájaro CDC Welcomes and Celebrates Partnership with Staff of Life
El Pájaro CDC is a non-profit organization that offers culturally relevant services to underserved and underrepresented entrepreneurs throughout the Central Coast.

May 20, 2021

Mee Memorial brings the ER to Homes throughout South County via New ‘virtual front door’ System
Considered a “virtual front door” to the emergency room, Mee Memorial Healthcare System (MMHS) will soon offer patients the ability to register and actually begin an ER visit online.

May 18, 2021

Monterey Symphony Announces Return to Live Performances and Music Director Search
The Monterey Symphony will be resuming its Music Director search beginning February of 2022.

May 18, 2021

San Lorenzo Valley Water District Reaffirms Stage 2 Water Restrictions Due to 'Severe Drought' Designation
With Santa Cruz County receiving less than 40% of its average rainfall this past winter, the San Lorenzo Valley Water District’s Board of Directors reaffirmed the ‘Stage 2 Water Shortage Emergency (Ordinance 106) restrictions at the May 6th, 2021

May 12, 2021

Artichoke Festival returns to Monterey Fairgrounds on July 24-25 with renewed focus on Local Food, Fun
With a renewed focus on local food, entertainment and ag-themed activities, the Artichoke Festival returns to the Monterey County Fairgrounds on July 24-25 with one promise — “Thistle be a Good Time!”

May 4, 2021

Trending: Cinnamon Shore Draws Record Vacationers With Summer Filling Up Fast
Easy Drive Times, Great Accommodations & Family Friendly Fun Attract More And More Visitors To This Port Aransas Favorite

May 4, 2021

Balance Physical Therapy reminds back-pain sufferers that PT can help solve the ‘mystery’
Back pain is often one of medicine's true anatomical mysteries.

April 30, 2021

San Lorenzo Valley Water District Releases Report on Quality of District Drinking Water in 2020
Full report available to community and news media

April 29, 2021

The Gilroy Garlic Festival Association Announces 2021 Garlic Festival Details
Save the dates for the weekends of July 23rd–25th and July 30th–August 1st

April 28, 2021

Shopping secret: Goodwill Central Coast supplements secondhand items with new, name-brand treasures
While Goodwill Central Coast appreciates all donations that support its quest to create jobs in the community, certain unmentionables never make it to the secondhand racks.

April 25, 2021

Hyatt Carmel Highlands Offering Lovebirds Special Elopement Package Designed for 2 to 20 People
With spring in the air, it’s time to start thinking of saying “I do” on the scenic seaside Gazebo Deck at Hyatt Carmel Highlands Inn.

April 12, 2021

San Lorenzo Valley Water District Celebrates Earth Day, April 22, By Encouraging Water Conservation to Benefit the Greater Community
Earth Day, April 22, 2021, will be upon us soon, so the San Lorenzo Valley Water District (SLVWD) wants to remind the public that taking measures at home to conserve water not only saves money, but benefits the greater community.

April 8, 2021

Create a stylish, memorable wedding day on a budget Did you know Goodwill
Much has changed since the onset of the global pandemic, especially how we celebrate momentous occasions in life — especially weddings.

April 7, 2021

Third annual Concours at Pasadera Honors Porsche; prized autos in six classes; Hot Wheels Exhibition
More than juried 100 cars, motorcycles at August 6 event

March 19, 2021