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Art Rogers Family Album, April 13, 2017

04/13/2017
“Yesterday & Today” PAT HEALY — THE FOUNDER AND OWNER OF THE STATION HOUSE CAFE IN 1975, 1988, and 2017 Pat Healy, who just turned 90, founded The Station House Café in 1974. The restaurant moved to where the 2 Ball Inn once stood, across the street from the Grandi...

Lloyd Kahn’s new book highlights not-so-tiny homes

04/06/2017
Lloyd Kahn is a journalist at heart, but on paper he’s a craftsman. “I like to tell people what’s going on,” said the author, publisher and longtime Bolinas resident. Since 1970, when he founded Shelter Publications, Mr. Kahn has promoted hand-made homes through a long list of books, inspiring people...

Prediabetes: A lot of us have it

04/06/2017
Prediabetes is a condition in which blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be classified as full-blown diabetes. According to studies from a number of universities and national surveys, 37 percent of adults in the United States have prediabetes and 12 percent to 14 percent...

Sacred Heart Sweets, Zucchini chocolate cake

04/06/2017
2 1/2 C flour 1/2 C cocoa 2 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 1/2 tsp soda 1 tsp each salt and cinnamon 3/4 C soft butter 2 C sugar 3 eggs 2 tsp each vanilla and grated orange peel 2 C coarsely shredded zucchini 1/2 C milk 1 C chopped...

Nature Notebook, April 6, 2017

04/06/2017
If the skies are clear on Friday, April 7, there will be a rare opportunity to see the planet Jupiter all evening, when the earth passes between the sun and Jupiter; astronomers call this an “opposition of Jupiter.” With the sun shining brightly on the planet, a strong set of...

Ancestors & the Land: 75 years ago

03/30/2017
I first saw the photograph in the book “Point Reyes Peninsula,” by Dewey Livingston and Carola DeRooy. The 1930s image haunted me: Italian and Japanese families enjoying a picnic at Limantour Beach on a day off from their endless farming labors, taking in the sun, sand and surf. My wife,...

Nature Notebook, March 23, 2017

03/23/2017
A new moon sets on March 27, and the days grow longer by about a minute each day as the vernal equinox slides behind us. Spring sightings include a family of great blue herons stalking gophers in the pastures around the Bear Valley Visitor Center. One of the most colorful...

Art Rogers Family Album, March 23, 2017

03/22/2017
Baby of the Month LANZO VINCENT QUINCE REGALBUTO — BORN OCTOBER 25, 2015 Son of Maggie Levinger and Luke Regalbuto of Point Reyes Station Grandson of the late Katherine Hilton and Lowell Vincent “Banana” Levinger and Jane Vait of Inverness and Laura Regalbuto of Encinitas and Vincent Regalbuto of Inverness...

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