Latest The Monterey County Herald Stories
By Dennis Taylor, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Aug. 5--One way to cope with the challenges of a problematic environment and a sagging economy, Carolyn Swanson decided, was to start a business that teaches others how to "go green" and save money.
By Clarissa Aljentera, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 31--The pop music arrangements and speedy guitar solos heard at Laguna Seca Recreation Area this weekend could sound much like the contemporary bands on commercial radio. There are bass lines that thump.
By Claudia Melendez Salinas, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 31--It will take about 18 months and more than $2.5 million before it can open, but a second Salinas clubhouse for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Monterey County has a home.
By Marc Cabrera, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 31--The chasm between commercial rap and underground hip-hop is wide enough to fill with a million fake platinum chains.
By The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 29--A number of farm labor, public health and environmental groups said Monday they filed a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency over the continued use of the pesticide diazinon.
By Marc Cabrera, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 24--Thizz Nation invades Soledad this weekend when its top general, J-Diggs, performs live in concert. J-Diggs will perform with Black C of RBL Posse, Mike Quin, Alcatraz, Sup 1, Lil' Coner and DJ Sane at The Castle in Soledad.
By Daniel Lopez, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 24--Attorneys for California American Water and the Monterey Peninsula Water Management District on Wednesday attacked the practicality of a proposed cease-and-desist order against the water company.
By Larry Parsons, The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 21--A state appeals court has rejected a lawsuit challenging the long-planned Ocean View Plaza project on Cannery Row, which faces an August showdown before the state Coastal Commission.
By The Monterey County Herald, Calif. Jul. 20--The Basin Complex Fire grew by 3,400 acres Saturday, but most of the action was firefighters setting controlled burns.
- A volcanic mudflow.