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2018 Western Weekend Junior Grand Marshall

05/31/2018
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

05/31/2018
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

05/10/2018
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...

Papermill Creek Saloon celebrates 50 years

05/03/2018
Last Sunday, the historic Papermill Creek Saloon celebrated 50 years under the ownership of Thomasina Wilson, now 93 years old and living on the same property where she raised her 14 children. Ms. Wilson renamed the saloon, formerly called the Lodge and dating back to 1939, because of its rough...

Inverness Tennis Club to install pickle ball lines

04/26/2018
On Saturday, Inverness Tennis Club members played a game of pickleball, a sport similar to tennis but played with paddles and a plastic ball on a smaller court and with a shorter net. The club voted that same day to install pickleball lines on its First Valley court.

Artist unveils alter in phone booth

04/26/2018
Visual and performing artist Ernesto Sanchez unveiled a phone booth-turned-altar fronting the West Marin Pharmacy on Tuesday evening. “A Happy Heart is a Healthy Life” was commissioned by pharmacy owner Zsuzsanna Biran. “He perfectly manifested what I envisioned,” Ms. Biran said during the event, which featured music, poetry and a...

Forest bathing in the seashore

04/26/2018
Park ranger Carlo Arreglo pauses to listen to the sounds of the forest in a Shinrin-yoku, or Japanese forest bathing, walk held last Saturday on Mount Wittenberg Trail in the Point Reyes National Seashore. Another forest-bathing walk is scheduled for May 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Freebox Follies brings in cash for community center

04/05/2018
Patrons of the Bolinas Freebox showed off wares during the annual Freebox Follies at the Bolinas Community Center on Saturday. The community center, which maintains the Freebox, raised about $1,600 in entrance fees to the show, which will go into the general fund. Rotten wood and doors were recently replaced...

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