Inside Carmel Magazine Summer/Fall 2014

In Every Issue
Publisher’s Note

Behind the Spotlight
By Dina Eastwood

Postcards from Home
By Sharon Randall

Local Knowledge
John Pisto

Ash Vasanji

It Happened Here
Phile HIll

Working Dogs
Yasco and Elliott, Mr. Snuggles

Take Your Best Shot
By Laird Small and Dan Pasquariello

By Marjorie Snow

In Review
By Melanie Bishop

Style Carmel
Fall Fashion Explored

Last Shot
Stuart the Bear

The King of Cool

Steve McQueen’s Mystique Lives On

The Cars We Love

Peninsula Residents Share Their Favorite Rides

On the Fast Track

Maserati at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

Raising the Standards

The 57th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival Gets Even Better

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

Start Your Engines

A Calendar of Car Week’s Automotive Adventures

Motorsports Monterey Gets into Gear

New Development Excites Auto Lovers

Hidden Treasures

Exploring the Shores of Carmel at Low Tide

Shape Shifters

Albert and Frances Paley’s Expressive Art

Rendering Life Line by Line

Multiple Beth Van Hoesen Exhibits in Carmel

Comedy on Canvas

Will Bullas Puts His Own Spin on Fine Art

The Man Who Built Carmel

M.J. Murphy Lumber & Hardware Celebrates 110 Years


Mission Ranch Hotel and Restaurant, Carmel, California



Carmel Confidential

James Bond’s Favorite Car on Track; Doris Day’s Birthday Party; CSUMB Professor Meets with the Obamas; Guy Fieri Visits the Peninsula; and Chef Baker’s Beautiful Bacon

Car Themed Shop Attracts Auto Lovers

Woodies In Carmel Carries Every Automotive Inspired Item Imaginable

Concierge Service Personalizes Healthy Experiences

Local Women Bring the Spa to Home and Hotel

West End Celebration Brings Sand City to the Streets

Music, Food and Art on Tap in Sand City

First City Festival Returns to Monterey

Big Bands and Carnival Rides at the Fairgrounds

African Artists Bring Sculpted Stone to Carmel

Family of Shona Sculpture Experts on Exhibit

Natural Products Effectively Soothe Skin

Lisa Alexander Introduces LAFACE

Celebrating 80 Years Along the River

The Big Sur River Inn Showcases its Amazing History

Local Author Wields a Mighty Pen

Jerry Ludwig Releases McCarthy-Era Novel

Seed Lending Library Takes Root in Monterey

Green Thumbs Can Enhance their Gardening Skills

Auto Expert Restores Paint to Perfection

Jesse Cruz Cares for Classic Cars

Exploring Marine Life with a Quiet Footprint

Whisper Charters Glides through Elkhorn Slough

Kart Racing on Track in Marina

Speedy Vehicles Race on an old Army Air Field

Carmel Children’s Clothier Brings More to Store

Local Business Offers Parenting Classes and Fun for Kids

Local Artist Puts Adrenaline in the Frame

Master Painter Helps Children with Cancer

Local Mother’s Courage Helps Children with Cancer

Baby Matthew’s Golden Gallop Raises Funds for Jacob’s Heart

Local Girls Pull Themselves Up Together

Putting Girl’s Health in Girl’s Hands


Wine Notes

Dawn’s Dream


Mezcalini, Haute Enchilada Cafe

Good Taste

Jeninni Kitchen + Wine Bar

Food for Thought

Pleasing the Palate at Poppy Hills, Bold Menu Choices at Tarpy’s and Last Bites