Inside Carmel Magazine Summer/Fall 2014

In Every Issue
Publisher’s Note

It Happened Here
Salvador Dali

Behind the Spotlight
By Dina Eastwood

Postcards from Home
By Sharon Randall

Local Knowledge
Steve Vagnini

Admit One
Mac McDonald

Working Dogs
Olive and Penelope

Cars We Love
Sabine Adamson

By Marjorie Snow

Take Your Best Shot
By Laird Small and Dan Pasquariello

In Review
By Melanie Bishop

Style Carmel
Winter Fashion Explored

The Reign of the Red Rocker

Sammy Hagar’s Empire Goes Way Beyond Music

Randy Reinstedt Makes History Fun

A Lifetime Fascination with the Monterey Peninsula

California Highway 1

The Road That Put Big Sur on The Map

The Good Old Days, Every Day

Pacific Grove Brings the Past into the Present

Click here for a veritable who's where of events around the Monterey Peninsula.

Designing Women

Local Talent Creates Beautiful Spaces

A Beloved Carmel Legend

The Story of Ed Haber and Quail Lodge

Kids on Center Stage

ARIEL Builds Character through the Dramatic Arts

So You Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star?

Local Youth Pursue Their Dreams


Dream Inn, Santa Cruz, California



Carmel Confidential

Bill Bates Honored with Memorial Bench; Rio Grill Resolution Run; Ferrari Takes Top Honors at Concours d’Elegance; and Roy Yamaguchi’s Oceanfront Eats

Lighting a Career Path Through Art

Theresa Buccola’s Stained Glass Creations

Loungewear with Style at Ruffle Me to Sleep

New Store Offers Fashionable Sleepwear

Give Your Dog a Bone, and Everything Else at Diggidy Dog

Carmel Store Provides Pet Owners with All They Need

Personalized Communication Thrives at The Quill

Stationery Store in Pacific Grove Offers Customized Service

Local Couple Offers Flowers and Juice Bar in Carmel

Enjoy Nature in a Glass and a Vase

Artisan Elegance on Lighthouse Avenue

Lilify in Monterey Showcases Stylish Offerings

Ensuring Quality Library Services for Generations in Carmel

The Carmel Public Library Foundation Brings Speakers and More

Crafting a Community One Stitch at a Time

Bella Lofaso Helps All Ages Enjoy Sewing

Brewing Up Authentic English Ales in Marina

Peter Blackwell’s Beer Finds Fans

Big Sur Food and Wine Festival Gracefully Expands

Explore Culinary Masterpieces Paired With Fine Wines

Staying a Step Ahead of Tragedy

AIM for Mental Health Strives to Cure Mental Illness

Survey Spotlights the Work of Local Nonprofits

Even in a Tough Economy, People are Helping Others


Wine Notes

Bernardus Tasting Room


Sidecar, Sardine Factory

Good Taste

The Forge

Food for Thought

A Delicious Do-Over at Ventana, Enjoying Creative Eats at Affina, and a New Look for Terry’s Lounge