- 10 : Number of American Red Cross Monterey Bay Area Chapter volunteers deployed to the East Coast for Superstorm Sandy disaster relief. Source - American Red Cross.
- Animals – Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Arts & Culture – Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Battling youth-voter apathy and elder-voter ego.
- Better Than Sex: Director Ben Lewin employs a trio of talent to lift The Sessions above its plot potential.
- CSUMB film students and alumnus will be featured at one of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
- Central Coast progressives stay in office, but a few key ballot measures go down.
- Community & Social Service – Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Educatio & Youth – Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Environment & Sustainability - Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Free Will Astrology
- Health, Wellness & Food – Monterey County Gives! 2012
- Issue Nov 08, 2012
- Look Out Below: Delicious villainy, Daniel Craig sexuality make for a thrilling Bond adventure in Skyfall.
- Monterey Peninsula races create dramatic new city council dynamics.
- Nearly a dozen local music acts unite in Salinas to raise money for Hurricane Sandy relief.
- Potter pulls ahead in hot race against Del Piero; Armenta nails Salinas district.
- Puerto Rican outfit La Quilombera pushes genre and cultural boundaries at Casa Sorrento in Salinas.
- Real Estate
- Salinas voters tap an ex-detective as mayor, an activist for council and two incumbents.
- Salinas, Carmel pass sales tax measures, while Pagrovians just say no to Measure F.
- The annual Monterey County Gives! kicks off with an eye on funding the creative big ideas of local nonprofits.
- The options for seasonal squash are both endless and endlessly edible.
- The wine capital of the county quietly plays home to one of Earth’s biggest vino producers.
- United Nations Association Film Festival bridges the world’s issues with local audiences in surprising ways.