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A West Marin musical fixture: guitarist and journeyman Doug Adamz

11/17/2016
The Sunday evening crowd at The Station House Café was slim but engaged. Against a backdrop of a brick chimney, guitarist Doug Adamz led his band through a set of acoustic folk rock that didn’t shy away from a hue of the blues. When the multi-hour set concluded, a voice...

Art Rogers Family Album, November 17, 2016

11/17/2016
Baby of the Month ELODIE LILLIAN WAHLGREN — BORN JULY 15, 2015 Daughter of Gabriella Cole and Christopher and little sister to Etienne of Inverness Granddaughter to Susan Cole and Alan Ovson of San Francisco and Marie Antoinette and the late Maurice Wahlgren of Mill Valley

The West Marin Review: A celebration

11/10/2016
The West Marin Review is one of the remarkable things locals brag about, and the newest issue justifies their pride. As was true of each of the previous editions, the seventh volume, released last month, is a potpourri of prose, poetry, paintings, photographs and other forms of art. Many of...

Nature Notebook

11/10/2016
The full moon approaches on Monday, Nov. 14 with high tides peaking at 6.9 feet on Tuesday, Nov. 15. At its closest approach to earth, this moon, known as a super moon, will appear larger than usual at moonrise. During very high tides in winter, sand is carried off the...

On the benefits of dark chocolate, placebos and abortion in Ireland

11/03/2016
Compounds in cocoa called flavanols—plant compounds found in many foods—are believed to benefit cardiovascular health. A review and meta-analysis of 19 randomized controlled trials of cocoa consumption was recently published in the Journal of Nutrition. Dr. Simin Liu, professor and director of the Center for Global Cardiometabolic Health at Brown...

Great minds meet for BOUNTY!

11/03/2016
Within our robust agriculture community are individuals whose innovations have profoundly affected local food production, influenced national practices and drawn international attention to our region. On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Bolinas Museum will present a free panel discussion featuring some of these visionaries, titled “Agricultural Innovators: Rocking the Bay and...

Art to transform the soul

10/27/2016
Issues of social and environmental justice permeate the exhibits at Gallery Route One in Point Reyes Station, where there are only a few days left to see eclectic and inspirational collections. The Project Space is flowing with umbrellas and pillows, an ancestral Chinese wedding outfit and elements of one family’s...

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