Latest Monterey County, California Stories

2009-09-23 23:01:00

CARMEL, Calif., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Amidst news of the Hotel closing in November, Quail Lodge announces that preparations have begun for The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, scheduled for August 13, 2010.

2009-09-04 22:31:15

Jeff Sluman birdied three of the first four holes on the back nine Friday and shot a 7-under par 65 to lead after one round of the Wal- Mart First Tee Open. Sluman played his first round at the Del Monte Golf Club, which is one of two courses hosting this event.

2009-09-01 07:30:00

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2009-08-05 15:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The all-new Devon GTX supercar has yet to be introduced to the public but that didn't stop it from making news.

2009-07-11 07:40:00

All along the California coast, stretching from Los Angeles to San Francisco, a species of rapidly-growing sea kelp from Japan has begun taking over the coastline and spreading quicker than authorities can contain it.

2009-07-10 09:49:26

Tremors deep within the San Andreas Fault suggest California should not become complacent about future earthquakes, a leading seismologist said. The San Andreas fault is changing down deep and it's changing down deep in places where large earthquakes have happened in the past, said Robert Nadeau, a research seismologist at the University of California, Berkeley. Seismic activity in the central part of the fault has increased in the years since the magnitude 6.5 San Simeon quake in 2003 and...

2009-07-10 06:25:00

A spike in mysterious underground rumblings observed on a section of the San Andreas fault near Parkfield, California, could indicate a build-up of stress and an increased likelihood of a major earthquake.

2009-07-03 11:37:25

A decrease in California's endangered sea otter population likely means their water has grown more contaminated, scientists said. In a survey taken this spring, 2,654 otters were counted from Point Conception in the Santa Barbara area north to Half Moon Bay, about a 250-mile range, the U.S.

2009-06-25 08:06:00

The Championship Returns, June 14 - 21, 2010 PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- After an exciting finish at this year's U.S.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.