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Say goodbye to racist deeds

July 1 — RACIST LANGUAGE that exists in millions of California real estate deeds has long caused outrage. Just last week, a resident filed a lawsuit over restrictions in 100-year old deeds for homes in Del Monte Forest that prohibited ownership by “Asiatics, Negros or any person born in the Turkish Empire" ... Read More

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Shark bite survivor speaks out about attack

July 1 — THE MONTEREY man bitten by a great white shark in Pacific Grove last week said that after being rescued and placed in the ambulance, he wasn’t sure he would survive the attack, which left him with a large, U-shape bite mark to his abdomen ... Read More

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Foul scent leads sheriff to discover lonely death

June 30 — WHILE PEOPLE die in the Monterey Peninsula every day, they rarely do so without anybody noticing. But a woman who was visiting a resident at Pacific Meadows in Carmel Valley June 21 became aware of a foul smell emanating from one of the units ... Read More

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Kitty escapes Tesla, goes missing for 12 days

June 30 — WHAT WAS supposed to be a relaxing day in Pebble Beach to celebrate a San Mateo couple’s wedding anniversary turned into a 12-day search for their missing cat. But thanks to a tracking device and an outpouring of help from residents and others, the tale ended happily ... Read More

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