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Art Rogers Family Album, July 12, 2018

07/11/2018
Baby of the Week “Baby Boom” LUCA KARL GATHERAL PERSSON FLEMING — BORN MARCH 1, 2017 Son of Annelie Persson and Jesse Fleming of Point Reyes Station. Grandson of Gunhild and Karl-Arne Persson of Furulund, Sweden and Christine Reding and Randall Fleming of Point Reyes Station. Nephew of Uncle Peter...

John Kelly on conservation science

07/05/2018
John Kelly says that when he arrived in Marshall, in 1988, virtually no one was studying birds on Tomales Bay. Mr. Kelly, who has a master’s in wildlife from Humboldt State and a doctorate in ecology from the University of California, Davis, had just landed a job at Audubon Canyon...

Nature Notebook, July 5, 2018

07/05/2018
Early mornings bring extreme low tides, with the lowest at -1.3 on Sunday, July 15 at 7:26 a.m. Dropping overhead are the Delta Aquarids from July 22 through August 23, peaking on July 28. It is a quiet shower, with about 20 falling stars an hour. Meteors are bits of...

Art Rogers Family Album, June 28, 2018

06/28/2018
MAY VELLOZA AT 90 YEARS OLD AT HER HOME IN POINT REYES STATION "My grandmother and grandfather, Paulina and Innocento DeGotardi, came here as newlyweds from Switzerland in the early 1900s. My mother, Caroline, was born at Millerton Ranch. She met my father, Ambrogio Bordessa, who had just emigrated from...

Nature Notebook, June 21, 2018

06/21/2018
The sun will be at its northernmost point on the summer solstice on June 21. It is our longest day of the year, with sunset at 8:36 p.m., and takes its name from the Latin sol for sun and “stice” from sistere, “to stand still.” In the northern hemisphere, the...

Art Rogers Family Album, June 21, 2018

06/21/2018
ARIANA APARICIO CELEBRATES HER ACCEPTANCE TO THE HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION WITH HER FAMILY, FRIENDS AND SUPPORTERS Ariana was 4 years old when she moved with her family from Mexico City to Point Reyes in 1994. She is a graduate of West Marin Elementary, Tomales High and Santa Rosa...

Paul Harris, of Bolinas, harnessed power in art

06/21/2018
Paul Harris, an artist, sculptor and art professor who lived in Bolinas for 55 years, died on May 13 in Bozeman, Mont., at age 92. He is known for a body of work that defied category and genre, harnessing media from fabric to pencil to bronze. His sculptures, portraits and...

Remembering Ralph Borge

06/21/2018
This is a tribute to Ralph Borge, my drawing instructor back in 1966. You ran a photo of his wife Martha outside their home gallery on B Street in Point Reyes Station. She was holding an image of Ralph, who passed a while back. Before I saw this photo in...

Joan Lunny’s Lemon Poppy Seed Bread

06/21/2018
3/4 cup sugar 2 beaten eggs 1/2 cup milk from the farm 1 cube butter, melted and cooled 1 Tbs lemon extract 1.5 cups flour 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 2 Tbs poppy seeds Grease and flour a 9x13-inch pan. Blend together sugar, milk,...

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