BUSINESS: La Sirena Bo-tique, a new shop in downtown Bolinas offering a panoply of locally made jewelry, candies, ceramics and body care products, will have a soft opening this Friday. The shop’s owners, from left to right, are Katherine Weber, who runs a spa; Schehera Van Dyk, a ceramics artist;...
FIRST BABY: West Marin’s first baby of 2016 was born on Jan. 9 at the birth center in Santa Rosa, a perfect eight pounds. Levi Coyote Saylor McLaird was born to Erika Sterka, a yoga teacher, and Ian McLaird, a builder and native of Bolinas, where the family now lives...
SEASHORE: A feed truck drove off the road near B Ranch to avoid a passing school bus on Tuesday morning, spilling 50 gallons of diesel fuel, which flowed into a cow pond. The county Office of Emergency Services said the fuel was left to evaporate.
CHEESE: Christy Caye, a manager at Cowgirl Creamery, competed on Sunday in the 2016 Cheese Monger Invitational in San Francisco, where the cheese industry’s best meet each year in a test of knowledge, pairing ingenuity and wrapping skills. Above, Ms. Caye “speed wraps.”
PEOPLE: West Marin School eighth grader Ruby Clarke took home the Heart of Marin Youth Volunteer Award last Friday. Her nominator called her “one of the most dedicated, responsible, organized, determined, and passionate youth volunteers I’ve ever worked with...”