Category: Cover Stories

Carolyn Goolsby stepped into her role as director of the Carmel Public Library on Aug. 17. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

A storied past

Library director brings wealth of experience to new role By Mark Ambrogi It took nearly a year in a Roman Catholic monastery, but Carolyn Goolsby discovered her true calling was being a librarian. Goolsby,...

Countess Bianca Maria Lovatelli at her book signing earlier this year. (Photo by Heather Lusk) 0

The Countess of Carmel

Italian Countess recounts her life in autobiography By Heather Lusk “If you can’t be the best, be different.” These words from her mother encompass the theme that has followed Countess Bianca Maria Lovatelli throughout...

Laila Schafer, left, and Marianne Schafer review old photographs of past Moffitts. Marianne is a three times great- granddaughter of the original Silas Moffitt. (Photo by Sam Robinson) 0

My life story: The Moffitts

Historical group highlights family with 193 years of Carmel history   By Sam Robinson The Carmel Clay Historical Society discovered that there are living links to the very first settlers to call Carmel home....

Mitchell lifts up sister Amelia Wray as they play outside. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Play time

Young Carmel twins find acting is their passion By Mark Ambrogi Typically twins share many of the same loves. Acting reigns supreme for Carmel 10-year-olds Mitchell and Amelia Wray. Yet while Amelia prefers more...

Donna Tutwiler stands next to artwork curated by students for the Children’s Art Gallery. Tutwiler is a gallery director. (Photo by Jason Conerly) 0

Fear not

Student curators help visitors conquer fears through CAC summer art show By Maddie Yerant A theme of the Carmel Arts Council’s new exhibit may be fear, but its high school curators Ethan McAndrews and...

Monica Zunino-Mel inside her Carmel studio. (Photo by Theresa Skutt) 0

Peaceful pieces

Carmel artists talks about the ‘magical moments’ that fuel her art By Renee Larr Any artist will tell you they need to feel inspired to create their best works. Sights, sounds and experiences all...

Kurt and Pamela Jaenicke are about to start a new adventure on their 46-foot sailboat. (Submitted photo) 0

Sail on

Carmel couple set sights on seeing the world by boat By Mark Ambrogi Pamela and Kurt Jaenicke have embarked on the adventure of their lifetime. The Jaenickes are taking their 46-foot sailboat, Big Frisky,...