Features

Where am I? (Or, how I lost my socks)

03/22/2018
Last Sunday morning seemed to be a little different. The usual sunrise mist and light fog hung low through the Olema Valley as I went for my morning walk. Afterwards, rewarded with a cup of coffee at Toby’s, I sat with friends who noted how calm it was in town...

Inverness Yacht Club's youth sailing program

03/22/2018
The Inverness Yacht Club is gearing up for the 55th summer of its Youth Sailing program. From late June to early August, over 70 youth sailors ages 10 to 17, some newbie and some skilled, will be experiencing the joy of wind and water on Tomales Bay. The program is...

Danny Montana: Cowboy troubadour on the coast

03/15/2018
Danny Montana rolled up the sleeves of his Roper shirt and adjusted his Stetson. With a 1971 Gibson acoustic guitar in hand, the cowboy troubadour, alone but for his songs, looked out at the Coast Café and began to strum. The artists he covered were the ones who mean the...

Linders and Campes, volunteer duos, honored for efforts

03/15/2018
The can-do spirit of two Inverness couples was celebrated at the Dance Palace last Saturday night during the third annual Community Awards Banquet. Jim and Pam Campe and Barry and Linda Linder were honored for their lifelong service and leadership in West Marin in a ceremony that included a hearty...

Nine Burmese artists featured in Gallery Route One exhibit

03/15/2018
There’s a common political expression in Myanmar today: “We stand with the Lady.” It’s said in support of Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor of Myanmar, who’s been criticized for being unresponsive to the outbreak of violence against the Rohingya. Those tensions became fodder for 20-year-old Burmese artist Cynthia Theint...

Nature Notebook, March 8, 2018

03/08/2018
The days continue to lengthen as daylight savings time arrives on March 11 and the vernal equinox on March 20, with its equal day and night. In the Celtic world, it is the feast of Ostara, whose name comes from the Saxon goddess of spring, Eostre. This equinox feast day...

Art Rogers Family Album, March 8, 2018

03/08/2018
Baby of the Week “Baby Boom” ALDON CALVIN PORTER–SULLIVAN — BORN DECEMBER 22, 2016 Son of Caitlin Sullivan and Matthew Porter of Marshall Grandson of Kina and John Sullivan of Marshall and Laura and Calvin Porter of Goochland County, Virginia Nephew of Meghan Sullivan and Kevin Forrester of Point Reyes...

Children may benefit from omega-3 fatty acids in fish

03/01/2018
According to a new report from the University of Pennsylvania, children who eat fish at least once a week sleep better and have IQ scores that are four points higher on average than those who consume fish less frequently or not at all. These findings were recently published in the...

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