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Mexican Independence in the commons

09/18/2014
MEXICAN INDEPENDENCE: Revelers consumed traditional foods, enjoyed a Mariachi band and danced with the members of Petaluma’s Ballet Folklorico Paquiyollotzin on Saturday in the Point Reyes Station commons, celebrating Mexican Independence in 1821, won after an 11-year war.

New bus stop in the San Geronimo Valley

09/04/2014
After six months of planning, volunteers with the San Geronimo Valley Lions Club built and painted a bus stop and bench at the intersection of Meadow Way and Sir Francis Drake.

Iyengar gathering at Chicken Ranch Beach

08/28/2014
Ellen Serber led the West Marin gathering of a nationwide tribute to B. K. S. Iyengar—an influential yoga teacher who authored the 1966 “Light on Yoga” and died last week at age 95—at Chicken Ranch Beach on Tuesday. Practitioners performed a series of asanas, then sat for several minutes. Ms...

PhyloCchip tests Chicken Ranch Beach creek

08/14/2014
Concerns about fecal coliform in a ditch at Chicken Ranch Beach spurred the county to contract with the Carbon Cycle Institute to pull water samples there in July. The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is using the PhyloChip to determine the source of the bacteria. – Samantha Kimmey

Breastfeeding awareness month in Marin

08/07/2014
Most women in Marin don’t exclusively breastfeed for the recommended six months, part of the reason county supervisors deemed August “Breastfeeding Awareness Month.” Above, doula and Point Reyes resident Kim Hett nurses her son, Woolsey.

Tomales Bay Youth Center

07/31/2014
Madeline Hope and a handful of friends inspected the new sign at the Tomales Bay Youth Center’s “Lounge” on Tuesday. The youth center, located on the West Marin School campus is losing its founding coordinator, Chris Eckert, this fall (Mr. Eckert has a new position as sixth-grade teacher at the...

Seashore Youth Ambassadors Project

07/31/2014
Local teens built a six-foot, true-to-scale Pacific leatherback sea turtle at Kehoe Beach on Tuesday as part of a photo contest sponsored by the Seashore Youth Ambassadors Project, which hopes to foster an interest in the park service and its lands among sixth through eight-graders. Guide Chris Pincetich, right, who...

Seashore Youth Ambassadors Project

07/31/2014
Local teens built a six-foot, true-to-scale Pacific leatherback sea turtle at Kehoe Beach on Tuesday as part of a photo contest sponsored by the Seashore Youth Ambassadors Project, which hopes to foster an interest in the park service and its lands among sixth through eight-graders. Guide Chris Pincetich, right, who...

Gallery Route One Box Show

07/31/2014
Vickisa Feinberg examined a piece of art as she set up Gallery Route One’s 16th annual Box Show on Tuesday. The show, for which 150 artists are given a plain wooden box, is the largest fundraiser for the nonprofit gallery. It opens this Friday, with a reception on Sunday and...

Gallery Route One Box Show

07/31/2014
Vickisa Feinberg examined a piece of art as she set up Gallery Route One’s 16th annual Box Show on Tuesday. The show, for which 150 artists are given a plain wooden box, is the largest fundraiser for the nonprofit gallery. It opens this Friday, with a reception on Sunday and...

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