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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 […]

Pro chefs provide demos at Pebble Beach Food & Wine

Hugh Acheson Hugh Acheson As part of the Pebble Beach Food & Wine event, chefs provided guests with an opportunity to get up close and personal during cooking demonstrations. Celebrity chef Jonathan Waxman was tempting the crowd’s taste buds at his “Italian My Way” demo Friday morning. “I did a warm calamari salad. We’re in […]

Team Bill Murray wins in 3M Celebrity Challenge

Stars and stargazers alike crowded the greens at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am for the 3M Celebrity Challenge Wednesday. The lineup this year included Clint Eastwood, Bill Murray, Larry the Cable Guy, Josh Duhamel, Colt Ford, Kenny G, Toby Keith, Huey Lewis, Gary Mule Deer, Alfonso Ribeiro, Ray Romano and Clay Walker. On the greens, […]

SF Giants beat 49ers in Chevron Shootout at Pebble Beach

The San Francisco Giants have bragging rights over the San Francisco 49ers after winning the 2016 Chevron Shootout Tuesday at Pebble Beach. A competition between the two teams was fun to watch for fans because both teams really wanted to win. “The stakes are big. It’s a lot about pride,” said 49ers team captain and […]