Latest Monterey County, California Stories

2010-05-31 07:50:00

MBARI's Division of Marine Operations recently sent a high-tech robotic submersible to the oily waters of the Gulf of Mexico to collect information about the oil plume from the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig accident for NOAA.

2010-05-21 12:22:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- California American Water recently published its 2009 Consumer Confidence Report, which describes the quality of drinking water in the company's Monterey-area service territory.

2010-05-11 09:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif. and CARMEL, Calif., May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Orly Adelson, president of dick clark productions, inc.

2010-04-23 18:22:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Clara Superior Court Judge Kevin Murphy has authorized enforcement of a Cease and Desist Order, which restricts the water supply for the Monterey Peninsula, while the order continues to be argued in court.

2010-03-30 13:33:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a press conference held this morning in Monterey, California American Water officials joined the Monterey County Water Resources Agency, Marina Coast Water District and a gathering of local elected officials to announce a tentative agreement had been reached to develop a regional water supply project proposed for the Monterey Bay area. "After years of study, negotiation and public input, we have very good news to report," said...

2010-03-03 15:35:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- California American Water announced today it is accepting applications for its 2010 Environmental Grant Program.

2010-02-26 07:25:00

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2010-02-12 13:08:00

PACIFIC GROVE, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Monterey Peninsula residents will receive notification from California American Water this week of new water rates to be implemented this month.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.