Inside Carmel Magazine Winter 2014

In Every Issue
Publisher’s Note

Behind the Spotlight
By Dina Eastwood

Postcards From Home
By Sharon Randall

Local Knowledge
Neal Hotelling

Lauren Cohen

Take Your Best Shot
By Laird Small and Dan Pasquariello

By Marjorie Snow

Working Dogs
Tinkerbell and Sam, Coco Chanel

Style Carmel
Spring Fashion Explored

In the Game with Ol’ Blue Eyes

Tom Dreesen on Comedy and Golf with Frank Sinatra

An Iconic Tournament Improves

The 2014 AT&T Pro-Am is Better than Ever

All’s Well That Ends Well

Pacific Repertory Theatre Flourishes in Tough Times

Electrifying Carmel

Teslas are the Talk of the Town

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

A Real Winner

2013 AT&T Pro-Am Champ Brandt Snedeker

Eclectic Fun By the Bay

Exploring Historic Moss Landing

It’s All in the Eyes

The High-Fashion Photography of Bob Stone

A Natural Twist

Molly McCall Transforms Found Objects into Art


Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa



Carmel Confidential

California Sea Otters Benefit from Filing Taxes; Merle Haggard Plays Carmel; Olympic Softball Player Starts Scholarship; and Estancia Wines Releases Crackling Candles

New Monterey Museum of Art Director Inspired by Facility

Fifty-five Years of Permanent and Rotating Exhibitions

Local Doctor Helps Patients Look Good, Feel Good

Dr. David Goldberg Focuses on Restorative Plastic Surgery

Racing Themed Restaurant Revs Up Monterey

Baja Cantina Owners Launch Turn 12

New Spa Shines Brightly at the Hyatt Regency Monterey

Marilyn Monroe Signature Spa Offers Pampering Treatments

Jack London’s Livens Up Food with Music

Owner Paul Owen Creates a Welcoming Vibe

Knocking Them Down With Laughter

Doug Gamble Helps Politicians Relate to Voters Through Humor

Local Father Creates Low-Allergen Ice Cream

Kai Lee Creamery in the American Tin Cannery Scoops Delicious Flavors

Local Pilot Turned Author Thrives on Adventure

Erik Fleming Flies Between Stunt Planes and Writing

JAZZ Line Puts a Cultural Spin on Public Transit

Moving Museum on Wheels Brings Music to Bus Riders

Nothing But Drinks and a Friendly Face

Alfredo’s Cantina in Monterey is an Amazing “Dive Bar”

Hawaiian Club Mellows Monterey Members

Ke Kai O’Uhane Outrigger Canoe Club Has Hawaiian Charm

Voters Choose Carmel as Top Destination

Carmel Recognized by Condé Nast Traveler

Pilates Project Inspires People to Move Again

Andrea Borgman Quist Offers Gentle Rehabilitative Exercises

Local Philanthropist Aims To Ease the World’s Pain

Dr. Peter Wang’s Foundation Helps Ease Poverty with Service Learning


George Rodrigue
by Steve Snider



Grown-Up Hot Chocolate, La Playa Carmel

Good Taste


Food with a View

The Picturesque Beach House Restaurant at Lovers Point

Food for Thought

High Tide Opens, Jeninni’s Unusual Options, Tales from the Sardine Factory, and Healthy Eating for All