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Last year the American Lung Association graded Pacific Grove with a D for smoke-free outdoor air and two Fs for smoke-free air in multi-unit housing and reducing the sales of tobacco products. The city is due to get all As from now on. It’s the first city in Monterey County to become a “smok…

Thursday, February 06, 2020
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Monday, January 27, 2020

The newest class of NASA astronauts includes two alumni of the Naval Postgraduate School. They are among a select group of men and women training to visit the International Space Station and, by 2024, the moon. 

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CUANDO LAURA PACHECO, UNA RESIDENTE DE SALINAS, abrió la puerta de su casa alquilada a un voluntario del censo en 2010, se congeló. “Yo dije que cinco personas vivían en la casa,” ella dice, explicando que solo contó los miembros de la familia de su arrendador y no las otras cinco personas q…

Friday, January 17, 2020
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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Monterey County's 10-member Planning Commission is responsible for deciding on the fate of dozens of project proposals in unincorporated Monterey County, as well as advising the Monterey County Board of Supervisors on a range of policies related to land use, from where cannabis cultivation i…

Monday, January 13, 2020

Springs Eternal…Squid rarely turns up the heater in the lair, partly because Squid's cephalopod body is designed to withstand very low water temperatures, and partly because it's Squid's little way of keeping the bills low, and thereby doubling for Squid as a form of minor protest against Pa…

Friday, January 10, 2020
Thursday, January 09, 2020

The assassination of the Iranian commander has been reverberating so widely that the U.S. military has beefed up security measures as far away as Monterey. The two local military bases, which house the Defense Language Institute and the Naval Postgraduate School, are still accessible to the …

Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Monday, January 06, 2020

PAC Attack…After all of Squid’s Christmas shopping—the yarn to make those tentacle-warmers for Squid’s pal Flapjack the Octopus has to come from somewhere—Squid was counting what was left in Squid’s piggy bank. It would’ve been enough to make a donation to the Bernie Sanders for President ca…

Saturday, January 04, 2020
Friday, January 03, 2020

The Trump administration is playing a game of checkers in a world of chess when it comes to foreign policy, threatening the safety and security of the United States’ allies in the Middle East, as well as the U.S. itself, Rep. Jimmy Panetta, D-Carmel Valley, said at a luncheon meeting of Mont…

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

The current Pacific Grove City Council seemed poised in the fall to accept future cannabis sales sooner rather than later, after a previous council strongly refused the idea in 2017. A consultant's presentation to the council on Dec. 19 was potentially the first step toward creating new ordi…

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Nothing says small-town local quite like a weekly farmers market, something which the Monterey Peninsula has in plenty, with farmers markets in various locations happening daily during peak summer season. But to the dismay of some of the farmers at nonprofit Everyone’s Harvest, which has hos…

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