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Seaside In-N-Out Burger to open Tuesday

An In-N-Out Burger restaurant is set to open in Seaside at 10:10 a.m. Tuesday. Representatives with the burger chain confirmed the scheduled opening Sunday. The highly anticipated chain was supposed to open this winter but El Nino storms caused construction delays. The location will have a grand opening but no promotional sales are planned. Recommended You […]

Metal cross replaces vandalized monument in Monterey

A metal cross was installed at Del Monte Beach, replacing a historical monument that was vandalized several years ago. The Portola-Crespi monument was a 20-foot redwood cross that marked the spot where Spanish explorers are believed to have arrived in 1769. It was a replica of the cross erected there over 200 years ago, installed […]

City removes cross from beach to disappointment of many

Before and after KSBW Before and after KSBW The city of Monterey removed the cross erected mysteriously at Del Monte Beach over Easter weekend. City Manager Mike McCarthy said the cross violates the state constitution. “We looked at (it) this morning (and) we determined again that it is appropriate not to allow a cross on […]

Ex-Monterey NPS professor pleads guilty to murdering wife

Norife Herrera Jones Norife Herrera Jones A former Naval Postgraduate School professor pleaded guilty Wednesday to murdering his wife in Monterey and dismembering her body. Lawrence Jones will be sentenced to serve 50 years to life in state prison for the 2012 murder, prosecutors said. Lawrence Jones, 74, was an NPS professor on sabbatical when […]