Monterey County prosecutors will not charge former Soledad top educator
SOLEDAD >> After reviewing thousands of documents, the Monterey County District Attorney has decided not press charges against former Soledad Union School District Superintendent Rupi Boyd.“Although there was evidence of mismanagem
Highway 101 in Monterey County reopens after massive flooding
Homes were flooded and Highway 101 was closed for several hours after heavy rainfall caused flooding in the town of Chualar, Wednesday evening The California Highway Patrol closed Highway 101 in both directions around 3 p.m. as floodwaters made it dangerous to drive on. Southbound Highway 101 was reopened shortly before 8 p.m., and northbound Highway 101 reopened just after midnight with CHP and plow escorts.…
Monterey County students take top honors in international science competition
MONTEREY >> Three Monterey County students earned top honors during a recent international science fair held in Los Angeles.The students, two from York School and one from Monterey High School, had previously earned the top three honors a
Poll: Best Monterey County high school football team in the past 20 years?
You can make an argument for several teams up until Oct. 31.
Flooding closes Highway 101 in Monterey County
The National Weather Service has issued several flood advisories for parts of Monterey County as Highway 101 is closed due to high water. According to the Monterey County Sheriff's Office, the California Highway Patrol has closed Highway 101 in both direction near Chualar for flooding. Old Stage Road has also been closed. A detour has been created on Chualar Main Street to River Road.
Photos show how two murder suspects escaped Monterey County Jail
Santos Fonseca and Jonathan Salazar, both 19, made their escape on Sunday from the Monterey County Jail. The pair were awaiting trial for separate murder charges when officials say they dug a hole through a jail bathroom ceiling.
10 awesome things to do in Monterey County this weekend (Dec. 13-15)
1. Christmas on the Wharf—Old Fisherman’s Wharf, Friday-Sunday
Tacos 101: The best tacos off Highway 101 in Monterey County.
Let’s talk tacos. Not the ones with hard yellow tortilla “shells” and “Mexican” five-cheese blend (which fun fact: it doesn’t have any kind of Mexican cheese in it—thanks, Kraft). Let’s
10 awesome things to do in Monterey County this week (Oct. 3-10)
1. RAQIA—Friday. East Village Coffee Lounge, Monterey
Guest commentary: South Monterey County courthouse must have priority
Just last month, California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye made access to justice, including physical access to our courts, a cornerstone of her state of the judiciary speech deliv…
Monterey County restaurants to be included in new Michelin Guide California
MONTEREY – Michelin’s first regional U.S. Guide will cover California and include restaurants in Monterey County, further expanding the regions draw as an international and luxury travel destinatio…
Polk County School District recognizes top volunteers
Six volunteers were honored with recognition and awards Thursday at the 2017 Polk County Public Schools Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Awards Program.
Knox County Schools' fall break: 10 ways to have fun in Knoxville
Knox County Schools' Fall Break will take place Monday, Oct. 8-Friday, Oct. 12. Here's what you can do for fun during the week.
Two York County school districts adopt anti-violence tip system
The districts based in Kennebunk and Waterboro aim to have the 'Say Something' anonymous reporting system running when school starts in the fall.
Seaside looks to what’s next after the fall of Monterey Downs
By James [email protected] @jamerra1 on TwitterSeaside >> What’s next? When the developer of the controversial Monterey Downs project withdrew his bid in November it sent Seaside back to the drawing
Monterey’s Naval Postgraduate School opens its doors for Discover NPS Day
MONTEREY — The Naval Postgraduate School welcomed the public inside Friday for its Discover NPS Day event. Last year was the first year post-911 that NPS held the event, it focused mainly on the sc…
Authors bring their thoughts to school kids at Student Ideas Festival in Monterey
MONTEREY — The Student Ideas Festival, part of the Pebble Beach Authors and Ideas Festival, was held at Santa Catalina School on Friday, giving students from area schools an opportunity to in…
How do Sheboygan County school districts determine when to cancel school?
Schools close because of snow accumulation and cold temperatures, but Random Lake School District is piloting a program that could change that.
Meals will be free at 10 Waterloo schools this fall
WATERLOO — All students at 10 Waterloo public schools will receive their meals for free under a federal program the district is participating in starting this fall.
Break up Wake County schools? Bill looks at how to divide NC school districts
A bill filed in the state House would create a legislative study committee to look at whether legislation should be introduced to allow for the breakup of North Carolina school districts that had been merged.