Art Rogers Family Album, March 31, 2016

Baby of the Month CYPRESS MOON LIVINGSTON — BORN SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 Son of Shelton and Robin Livingston and little brother to Shiloh Person of Point Reyes Station. Grandson of Marshall and Jennifer Livingston of Inverness, Penny Livingston and James Stark of Bolinas, Emiko and Richard Sutherland of Santa Barbara...

Disaster readiness moves ahead

The Point Reyes Disaster Council was pleased to recently present some news and updates at the Point Reyes Station Village Association's first coastal communities forum. Tomales residents have a newly formed civilian disaster council that began with the purchase of hand-held radios and a transmitter-receiver, through a grant from the...

Inverness Garden Club scholar spotlights

We are pleased to continue spotlighting this year’s graduating seniors. We, along with our donors, are very proud of them! Sophia Lopez will graduate from Michigan Tech, Marea Otter from the University of California, Berkeley, Teresa Vega from Dominican College, Oscar Gamez, Jr. from San Francisco State University and Walker...

A day with the daughters of the earth

No one kept score. Scorekeepers stayed home and watched Hawaii beat Cal 77-66, and the San Antonio Spurs trounced the Golden State Warriors 87-79. The Call of the Forest Conference that took place on March 19 in Point Reyes Station wasn’t a contest or a match. No one spoke for...

A change of heart about ranching

I was delighted to see the guest opinion piece in your March 17 issue by Gordon Bennett, calling for “a renaissance of ranching at Point Reyes, and a model for sustainable ranching nationwide.” This piece follows several others published in the past month, written by Bennett and others representing the...

Fashion in the air

Fashion is about finding yourself, discovering and revealing who you are and who you’d like to be. I’ve never wanted to dress like everyone—or anyone—else. This is one of the reasons I’ve spent more than three decades shopping at consignment, second-hand and thrift stores. Sometimes I’m on a mission. I’ll...

Art Rogers Family Album, March 17, 2016

ELLIS ORION McDONALD CARPENTER — BORN SEPTEMBER 12, 2014 Son of Kristen McDonald and Colin Carpenter of Inverness Park Grandson of Beverly and Ralph McDonald of Eugene, Oregon, Joani Carpenter of Moraga, California and Chris and Peggy Carpenter of Oakland, California

Lee Sims captured the early 1970s

Photographs at the Jack Mason Museum of West Marin History this month make the past 45 years evaporate for visitors soaking in 60 masterfully composed, executed and curated pictures taken at a mercurial time in West Marin. The images shot by Lee Sims, photographer and compositor for the Point Reyes...

Art Rogers Family Album, March 10, 2016

THE 1976–1977 DROUGHT IS OVER! — DEREK ADAMS ON THE SPILLWAY OF THE NICASIO RESERVOIR DAM • JANUARY 16, 1978 During the 1976-1977 drought, Marin County was bone dry. For three years, precipitation dropped to almost half of normal. The Nicasio Reservoir dried up and people rescued pond turtles. Water...