Farewell play for longtime drama teacher at Tomales High

THEATER: The Tomales Players took the stage last Thursday for “Attention Detention, Why Were You Tardy?,” an original comedy written and performed by Tomales High School students. Director Ellen Webster, an English and drama teacher, made a special appearance (above). She is retiring after 28 years at the school, where...

Point Reyes Station to get signs, and one more crosswalk

PEDESTRIANS: Responding to a request from the village association, Caltrans will install a crosswalk at the south end of Point Reyes and pedestrian signs at both ends of town in the coming months. A request for a three-way stop at Levee Road was denied.

Motorcyclist dies between Stinson and Bolinas

ACCIDENTS: A San Rafael man died Tuesday morning when his motorcycle crossed the centerline and collided with a septic pumping truck, which tried to avoid the errant driver. Marin County firefighters administered CPR to the man, who crashed between Stinson Beach and Bolinas, but he was pronounced dead a short...

Kids will fly in Bolinas

The Bolinas Youth Aerial Artists and members of San Francisco’s Zaccho Youth Company practiced routines on Tuesday in advance of a performance at the Bolinas Community Center at 1 p.m. this Saturday. See the calendar for details.

Egg hunters successful at annual search

Holiday Holland and Ocean Eli looked for eggs during the Point Reyes-Olema 4-H Club’s annual Easter egg hunt. Thirty-five children sought hundreds of eggs at West Marin School.

Lagunitas School prepares for new playground

PLAY: The old playground at Lagunitas School was demolished last week in preparation for a new structure that will replace it. Longtime trustee Richard Sloan is spearheading the project.

Dillon Beach store to be sold

STORES: The Dillon Beach Store is in escrow to be sold to a limited liability company called Shaloha. The current owners, Fred and Nancy Cline, out of Sonoma, have owned the store since 2001.

Library now offers kiddie classes

LITERACY: Marin County Free Library’s literacy coordinator, Annemarie Russo, of Bolinas, led songs and games for a dozen tikes during an early literacy program on Monday morning at the Point Reyes Library. The program returns every third Monday of the month at 10:30 a.m. A bilingual storytime takes place on...

Konevets Quartet vistis Saint Columbas

MUSIC: The Konevets Quartet of St. Petersburg prepared to take the stage at St. Columba’s Episcopal Church in Inverness on Tuesday. This is the second time the group has visited the church, with proceeds benefiting the restoration of their monastery.

Weeding broom in Bolinas

WEEDING: Volunteers coordinated by the Bolinas Land Stewardship Committee spent Sunday near the sewer ponds, pulling Scotch broom and cotoneaster and marking fragile young oaks. The workday was part of a larger oak woodlands restoration effort that includes the mechanical removal of bigger stands of the fast-spreading non-natives, a $250,000...