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    Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Krystlyn Giedt Carmel Chamber of Commerce (831) 624-3877 x205 development@carmelchamber.orgThomas Kinkade Studio in the Garden Celebrates 25 Years of LightJoin Us for a Ribbon Cutting and Celebration in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Carmel-by-the-Sea, October 17, 2017: Thomas Kinkade Studio in the Garden is proud to celebrate its 25th anniversary at its Annual VIP ...read more
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    Monday, October 09, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Krystlyn Giedt Carmel Chamber of Commerce (831) 624-3877 x205 development@carmelchamber.orgHahn Family Wines Grand Opening and Ribbon CuttingHahn Family Wines is excited to open their new Tasting Room in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Carmel-by-the-Sea, October 9, 2017: Join Hahn Family Wines for their official grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on October ...read more
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    Friday, August 18, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contact: Krystlyn Giedt Carmel Chamber of Commerce (831) 624-3877 x205 development@carmelchamber.orgCarmel Honey Company Grand Opening and Ribbon CuttingCarmel Honey Company is excited to open their first retail space, in Carmel-by-the-Sea.Carmel-by-the-Sea, August 18, 2017: Join Carmel Honey Company for their official grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on ...read more
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    Friday, August 11, 2017
    Please contact Kimberly Wolff, Director of Member Relations at membership@carmelchamber.org or (831) 624-3877 x206 to learn how you can post your open, long-term rentals to this page! Thank you! The Carmel Chamber of Commerce Team (831) 624-3877
    Categories: Commercial Space for Lease, Houses for Rent , Vacation Rentals, Businesses for Sale, Houses for Sale
    Wednesday, February 08, 2017
    The Chamber of Commerce website at www.carmelchamber.org was recognized as well as two of the Chamber staff at the chamber industry conference last week in Los Angeles. The website was recognized as "one of the best" at the meeting of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.). Also recognized were staff members Lee Larrew and Krystlyn Giedt. Larrew, the Chamber’s Director of ...read more
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    Friday, September 09, 2016
    By Donna Tabbert Long On the California coast, Carmel-by-the-Sea honors its charming history and windswept location.  It was 5:30 in the afternoon and “Yappy Hour” was winding down at the Cypress Inn. Two well-behaved Shih Tzus, dressed alike in tulle skirts and hair bows, were settling into what looked like a baby carriage. A beautiful black Lab stretched out on the floor, having consumed her ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    By Michael BauerAndre’s Bouchee: Earlier this year, Benoit Petel took over the kitchen of this classic French bistro and started adding a modern perspective to the menu. While Petel offers such dishes as gnocchi with Monterey Bay abalone mushrooms and seaweed; and crispy sweetbreads in a foie gras sauce, he also has a feel for the classics: an excellent French onion soup; mussels steamed with ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    By Mark C. Anderson Tasting rooms are relatively new to Carmel, with vintner Jack Galante pioneering the idea in the 2003. Fittingly, Galante’s great-grandfather was also a pioneer: J. Frank Devendorf was one of Carmel’s founders. There has since been a boom of tasting rooms, taking the number past 20 and prompting the city to place a moratorium on them. Here are seven small-batch, family-owned, ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    By Mark C. Anderson With more than 35 percent of the population over 65, it’s not surprising that Carmel has never had much of a nightlife, but for a moment, the bar scene in Carmel was looking dark. In the space of a few weeks last year, it lost an institution when Jack London’s closed, and the city’s most popular bar when locally owned Brophy’s was bought out by a hotel chain. Brophy’s is still ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2016
    By Mark C. Anderson When it comes to four-legged travelers, Carmel goes dog wild. Pets are welcome nearly everywhere, with water bowls, biscuits and biodegradable bags at most locations. There are high-end creature comforts too, from spa treatments to surf lessons. Dog-friendly patios proliferate, some 25 hotels cater to canines, and steak tartare even appears on some dog menus.Carmel Beach: A ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    World-renowned Carmel-by-the-Sea has inspired artists, sparked romances, and attracted celebrities for decades. Rated a top-10 destination in the U.S. year after year, Carmel-by-the-Sea is a European-style village nestled above a picturesque white-sand beach where everything is within walking distance from your hotel or inn. From performing arts and cultural activities to hundreds of Carmel shops, ...read more
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    Monday, August 01, 2016
    by Peter SchlesingerNo. 15: Carmel-by-the-Sea "A village in a forest overlooking a white sand beach," says the town plan for Carmel-by-the-Sea, founded as an arts colony in 1916. Fast forward a hundred years and the bohemian beach town has stayed true to its word, with storybook houses, charming inns, and top-notch art galleries. A popular stopover for roadtrippers on California’s State Highway ...read more
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    Monday, August 01, 2016
    These are just some of the words that best describe the gorgeous Central California coastal destination of Carmel, California.  Secret courtyards, art galleries galore, and exquisite cuisine are around every corner. A special thanks to Monta Potter, President and CEO of the Carmel Chamber of Commerce for sharing a glimpse into all of the activities, events, and colorful history of Carmel.  Enjoy ...read more
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    Friday, April 08, 2016
    CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (April 8, 2016) – Every dog has his day, particularly if he or she is visiting Carmel-by-the-Sea, which has long earned its reputation as one of the most pooch-pampering towns in America. There’s good reason, too, as inns, shops and restaurants are famous for rolling out the red carpet for their four-legged visitors, making them feel as special on the road as their owners ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 22, 2016
    A panel of experts picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Katie Dillon (La Jolla Mom), Veronica Hill (California Travel Tips) and Walter McLeod (Clean Beaches Coalition,) were chosen based on their extensive beach knowledge and experience. Other West Coast Beach nominees included East Beach in Santa Barbara, Kaunaoa Beach on the Big Island, ...read more
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    Tuesday, March 01, 2016
    By David Armstrong Salt air refreshes and invigorates me as I stroll the white sands of Carmel Beach with my wife, Georgina. We greet a dozen other walkers and joggers, and are entertained by a half-dozen dogs frolicking in the foaming surf. Massive waves roll into Carmel Bay from the Pacific and break on rocks. The sun peeks through morning clouds, revealing swatches of blue sky.Read the full ...read more
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