Category Archives: Culinary

Newsbreaker News: VAPA Week Highlights

Last week, Pacific Grove High School honored student artists of all forms on campus during its Visual and Performing Arts, more commonly referred to as VAPA, Week. Throughout the week, art, culinary, photography, drama, and music students had their talents … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: These Are the Stunning Finalists from Smithsonian.com’s 2017 Photo Contest

Courtesy of Curiosity.com: Beautiful photography has the power to show you the world without you even having to leave your room. The stunning finalists of Smithsonian.com’s 2017 photo content will likely do just that. For the 15th annual photo contest, the … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: Would You Eat This Dangerously Spicy Ice Cream?

Courtesy of Atlas Obscura: “Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Aldwych Cafe and Ice Cream Parlor in Glasgow, Scotland, has rolled out a beautiful pink ice cream. But the flavor isn’t cherry or raspberry: It’s a secret mix of hot chilies. Respiro … Continue reading

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We Got Books! (Poetry, Graphic Novels, Sports, Science, Music, Art, Cooking, Etc.)

Come see our new displays featuring new books (from your recommendations!) and staff picks.

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Library Link of the Day: Soggy Salad Science

Courtesy of Indiana Public Media: “Have you ever wondered why dressing makes lettuce wilt so quickly? Guests are coming over for dinner and you’re trying to prepare the meal. You drizzle some dressing on the salad and refrigerate it, with … Continue reading

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Library Link of the Day: What’s the Scoville Heat Scale, and How Does it Rate Peppers?

Courtesy of Curiosity.com: “Some like it hot. And some don’t. And whichever camp you fall into, you may have heard of a little thing called the Scoville Heat Scale. Almost every pepper has a massive number attached to it, and the higher … Continue reading

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Fundraiser Pasta Dinner for PGHS Volleyball and Culinary Program, 9/16

Date:                 THIS SATURDAY NIGHT  – September 16, 2017 Time:                6:00 to 8:00pm Location: Pacific Grove High School—Student Union/Multi Room Includes: Pasta Dinner, drink ticket and all you can eat salad and bread. Tickets are … Continue reading

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Ithaa Undersea Restaurant

Courtesy of Atlas Obscura: “To enter the restaurant, visitors climb down a spiral staircase in a thatched pavilion at the end of a jetty. They enter the building, which has a curved roof like a tunnel, from above. Secured five … Continue reading

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For Dev Hynes, Every Sound Is A Color

Courtesy of NPR Music: Synesthesia Definition: A condition in which one type of stimulation evokes the sensation of another, as when the hearing of a sound produces the visualization of a color. “Devonté Hynes is a musical shape-shifter. On his first … Continue reading

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Newsbreaker News: Vegetarianism Through the Eyes of PGHS

PACIFIC GROVE — Numerous students within Pacific Grove High School have recently made the decision to cut meat out of their diet. Why are so many students becoming vegetarians? There are countless reasons to become a vegetarian–from advocating against animal … Continue reading

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