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Bolinas couple keeps the love between dogs and their owners

08/27/2015
When Cheryl and Damiano Ruggiero realized that some in Bolinas struggled to afford food and medicine for their dogs, they informally stepped in to help. But it didn’t remain informal for long; soon enough, Cheryl was hunting for donations for Love Dogs for Life, her nonprofit and pet cause. The...

Drought 2015: A report on West Marin’s waterscapes

08/27/2015
Mark Twain probably deserves credit for the quip, “Water’s made for fighting, whiskey’s for drinking,” though no one truly knows who coined the phase. Dietrich Stroeh, the general manager of the Marin Municipal Water District during the drought of 1976 and 1977, knows volumes about water, fighting and whiskey. In...

Art Rogers Family Album, August 2, 2015

08/27/2015
VOLUNTEERS REBUILDING THE OLD AMPHITHEATER AT ST. COLUMBA’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN INVERNESS WITH THE CAST AND CREW OF THE PRODUCTION OF SHAKESPEARE’S “MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING” ON THE NEW JACK MASON STAGE.

Bolinas church continues to rally for needed repairs

08/20/2015
When this Sunday’s Tea Time Concert performer was held up by traffic, the Calvary Presbyterian Church had another musician ready in the pews. Jon Samos led the crowd in a sing-along of “Amazing Grace” while twenty or so locals waited patiently for this month’s feature act, Sam Alberts. He soon...

Mystical night of music and poetry

08/13/2015
Many people anticipated that the “Mystical Night of Music and Poetry,” the Lucid Art Foundation’s production at the Dance Palace on July 18th, would emphasize traditional Persian music. Lucid Art’s creative director, Fariba Bogzaran, who performed in and produced the show, is from Iran, as are two instrumentalists who played...

Art Rogers Family Album, August 13, 2015

08/13/2015
WOOLSEY JONAN HETT — BORN APRIL 7, 2014 Son of Kimberly and Ryan Hett of Point Reyes Station. Grandson of Becky Glynn and the late Jimmy Glynn of Orange County, California and Barb and Ron Hett of Bottineau, North Dakota.

Julia Adam’s dance in the woods

07/30/2015
Behind the dead center of the stage stood a tall and leafy bay laurel tree, a multitude of trunks shooting up out of the base. Its presence as a backdrop to a performance the past two weekends in Nicasio brought the unusual woodsy setting of the modern but balletic dance...

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