July 6 - 12, 2012
Dear Readers,One of Carmel Valley's most famous wineries has filed a remarkable lawsuit alleging fraud, bribery and kickbacks by a former employee and a local caterer. Kelly Nix has the details.
Carmel Plaza shopping center was sold last week to a New York investment firm for $52 million. The new owner isn't saying much, but Chris Counts fills in what little we know.
A man who played key roles -- both onstage and off -- in numerous PacRep productions has died suddenly at 64. Chris also has that one.
The First Tee Open at Pebble Beach and Old Del Monte this weekend is emerging as another crowd-pleasing local golf tournament -- and an inexpensive way to hob nob with top Champions Tour professionals. Mary Schley fills you in.
Point Lobos is unveiling its latest handicapped-accessible hiking trail, and one of the officials who helped make it happen also promises to be a major user. We have the heartwarming story of the family that adopted the malnourished and tick-ridden dog rescued from a Big Sur cliff two weeks ago. And my editorial says nevermind the Obamacare health insurance penalty, what about all those new taxes?
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