Monterey: Communications

Newspapers and Magazines

Monterey's local daily newspaper is The Monterey County Herald. Monterey County Weekly covers news, art and entertainment. Journals published in the city include Mortuary Management and Your World of Birds. Also published locally is Spudman Magazine, which is devoted to potato growing.

Television and Radio

Monterey is home to one commercial television station, one cable service provider, and three FM stations.

Media Information: The Monterey County Herald, 8 Upper Ragsdale Drive, Monterey CA 93940-5730; telephone (831)372-3311

Monterey Online

California Coastal Rural Development Corporation. Available

City of Monterey home page. Available

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula. Available

Monterey Conference Center. Available

Monterey Convention Authority. Available www.monterey

Monterey Convention & Visitors Bureau. Available

The Monterey County Herald. Available www.monterey

Monterey County Historical Society. Available

Monterey Jazz Festival. Available www.montereyjazz

Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. Available

Monterey Peninsula Unified School District. Available

Monterey Public Library. Available

Selected Bibliography

Benson, Jackson J., True Adventures of John Steinbeck, Writer: A Biography (New York: Penguin Books, 1990)

Fink, Augusta, Monterey: The Presence of the Past (San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1972)

Fisher, Anne B., No More a Stranger (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1946)

Ford, Tirey Lafayette, Dawn and the Dons: The Romance of Monterey, with Vignettes and Sketches by Jo Mora (San Francisco: A.M. Robertson, 1926)

Hobbs, Fredric, The Spirit of the Monterey Coast (Palo Alto, CA: Tioga Pub., 1995)

Jeffers, Robinson, Selected Poems (New York: Vintage, 1965)

Reinstedt, Randall A., Ghosts, Bandits, and Legends of Old Monterey (Carmel, CA: Ghost Town Publications, 1974)

Steinbeck, John, Cannery Row (New York: Viking, 1945)

Steinbeck, John, Tortilla Flat (New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1935)