Art Rogers Family Album, May 23, 2013

COOPER JAMES PARNOW — BORN MAY 16, 2012 Son of Megan Rodoni and James Parnow and first grandchild of Judy and Dennis Rodoni of Olema and first grandson of Julie and Jim Parnow of Petaluma. Nephew of Aunt Libby of Olema and Uncle Matt and Uncle David of Petaluma. Great...

Festival of flowers with games

Crossing this continent, then the Atlantic, by plane, I disembarked in Paris to take a speed rail to Bordeaux, on the coast of southwest France. From there a local train took me to Sainte Foy de la Grande, where I was met by a brown-robed monk and driven to Plum...

Latino photo project captures palates

Juanita Romo, a participant in Gallery Route One’s Latino Photography Project for almost six years, has become more than just a proficient photographer: she’s developed a passion. Landscapes, sunsets, flowers, animals and “especially children” are often the focus of her viewfinder, as she noted while methodically scooping up balls of...

Simple numbers with profound implications

In science, numbers often speak louder than words. Such is the case with data Jake de Grazia, a University of Southern California journalism student, and I collected concerning noise generated by the Drakes Bay Oyster Company (DBOC) skiff and oyster tumbler. (Jake is looking into the oyster controversy for his...

Bolinas gardeners sharpen cutting edge of sustainable technique

A library of seeds, not books. A microbial solution made from rice and water that can loosen a gardener’s dependence on chemical fertilizer. A “food forest” of plants for eating and steeping, where sage and kohlrabi sit side by side in the earth because, as the Regenerative Design Institute’s Penny...

Art Rogers Family Album, April 18, 2013

CURREN TALBOT BEATTY — BORN MARCH 6, 2012 Son of Tami Arndt and Grant Beatty and little brother to Fiona and Logan of Point Reyes Station. Grandson of the late Pat Arndt and Great Grandson of Sis and Lefty Arndt and Great Great Grandson of Julius and Arlene Rodoni. Curren...

Celebrate women this Mother’s Day

The soul of woman is time. Time is embodied in her cycles. Her most ancient and enduring role is joining the human family to the harmonies of the universe. She is Spider Woman, the weaver of wisdom, whose psychic eye sees the patterns of our lives anchored in realms beyond