Preparing for Dia de Los Muertos

On Wednesday, Ernesto Sanchez hung fabric on an altar created for the annual Día de Los Muertos celebration taking place on Sunday in Point Reyes Station. A procession precedes the ceremony, starting at 4 p.m. at Gallery Route One.

With rains come crashes

With the first rains come slippery roads. Two cars flipped over on Saturday, in Olema and on Mount Tam. Above, a car flipped into a ditch on Monday in Inverness, and another three cars flipped over or drove off Highway 1 on Tuesday.

Nicasio school visits the history center

During their first week of school, Nicasio School students visited a child-centered exhibit at the Nicasio Historical Society. Two students, siblings Daniel and Sophia Silva, were brought to the front of the group to recount the six generations of Nicasio family members before them. The pupils also played baseball on...

Restoration begins on Lagunitas Creek

Construction crews broke ground next door to SPAWN headquarters in Tocaloma earlier this month in an effort to redirect Lagunitas Creek and allow overflow during heavy rains. The project, which will cost just under $5 million, will remove about 8,000 cubic yards of soil in the first phase, and then...

Woodacre Independence Day parade

Patriotic stilt walkers joined old-timey cars, dirt and mountain bikes and plenty of horses at the laid-back, candy-rich and sometimes wet Woodacre Independence Day parade.

2018 Western Weekend Junior Grand Marshall

Sixteen-year-old Mollie Donaldson is this year’s lone candidate for the Western Weekend Junior Grand Marshal. Ms. Donaldson is a junior at Tomales High and the fourth generation to live on the Crayne Ranch in Tomales. She is also president of the Tomales High Theater Club and the Interact Club, plays...

New Health and Human Services building opens in Point Reyes Station

Supervisor Rodoni cut the ribbon at the new Marin County Health and Human Services building in Point Reyes Station last Wednesday, exactly one year after construction began. The building includes energy-efficient features, dark sky-compliant lights and some elements from both local craftsmen and the demolished building. The county said an...

Center opens in Inverness

A grand opening for Center—an art gallery, office, retail shop and co-workspace behind the Inverness post office—attracted a crowd on Saturday evening. Art shows will alternate every couple of months, pour-over coffee will be served on Sundays and other days will see pop-up thrift shops, knitting circles and social media...