Skip to main content

The Latest

  • SF and Marin area storm advisory, road closures and flash floods
    SF and Marin area storm advisory, road closures and flash floods
    Marin County is frequently hit by winter rainstorms. This year, the drought is rapidly becoming a thing of the past as up to 5 inches of rain arrived just in the past 18 hours. Here's a bit of advice from those who know, the National Weather...
  • Standup Paddleboarding in Marin
    Paddling Marin
    Interested in trying the hot new sport of stand-up paddleboarding (SUP for short)? There there's no better place to learn and rent boards than 101 Surf Sports in San Rafael. The expansive paddlesports shop and rental center is conveniently...
  • Muir Beach, Marin County, California
    Hiking Marin's Coastal Trail
    The Marin Headlands are a perfect destination for hiking any time of year. In the fall and early winter, when the weather is moody and mixed, there's no better place to take in refreshing Pacific breezes, sweeping banks of fog and wide views...
  • Golden Gate Bridge gets suicide & traffic barriers to save lives
    Golden Gate Bridge gets suicide & traffic barriers to save lives
    The Golden Gate Bridge will be closed for a full weekend this January to allow workers to install a new traffic barrier to prevent head-on collisions. The $30 million barrier will snake along the lanes for commuters to enjoy a faster trip on...
  • Discovering the Heritage of Marin's First People: The Coast Miwok
    Marin's First People
    For Marin County's earliest inhabitants, the Coast Miwok Indians, fall was an important season for acorn harvesting, a time to store food before the onset of winter.Autumn is also a perfect time to learn about the region’s rich native...
  • Marin's Pumpkin Paradise
    Marin's Pumpkin Paradise
    Marin’s premier pumpkin patch, Nicasio Valley Farms, www.nicasiovalleyfarms.com, is found in the beautiful little burg of Nicasio, on Nicasio Valley Road in the heart of West Marin. The farm is adjacent to Nicasio Valley Cheese Company&rsquo...
  • Far West Fest stays true her roots
    Far West Fest 2014 an exceptional blend of music, food, and community
    Far West Fest (FWF) in Marin County’s picturesque Pt. Reyes Station is so much more than an amazing music festival, so much more than a delectable attraction for local-vores and foodies; it’s a celebration of community, a participation...
  • MSP's "As You Like It" delivers humor and charm to Dominican's outdoor stage
    MSC's "As You Like It" delivers humor and charm to Dominican's outdoor stage
    The Marin Shakespeare Company (MSC) kicks off its Silver Anniversary season with a rousing rendition of the Bard’s well-loved comic romp “As You Like It,” rife with one-of-a-kind portrayals of some of Shakespeare’s most...
  • Sausalito waterfront
    Sausalito attracts celebrities, and launch of SF's oldest ship
    The village of Sausalito is popular with celebrities like Robert Downey, Jr. (video) who hosted his wife's birthday there last fall. Just last week, it was the site of a rebirth as California's oldest ship, the sloop Freda B., hit the...
  • Field to Fork: Marin's Farmers' Markets and Farm Stands
    Field to Fork: Marin's Farmers' Markets and Farm Stands
    Looking for farm fresh kale or fresh artisan cheeses? Organic raspberries or stone fruit? Fresh chard or fresh-pressed olive oil?You will find this—and much more— presented in delightful seasonal bounty direct from the producers at...
  • Chocolate Easter bunnies
    Easter in Marin
    Easter is upon us (April 20th this year) and Easter egg hunts, photos and breakfast with the Easter Bunny and other special events are starting to happen throughout Marin. Here's where to find fun Easter egg hunts and other Easter events for...
  • Wildflowers color the hills of Marin
    Wildflower Walks In Marin
    Spring brings a dazzling wildflower show to the hills and valleys of Marin. Starting in February and peaking in mid-April, the county's park and open space lands are speckled in white, red, pink, orange, yellow and purple blooms. Hundreds of...
  • Marin's Dog Parks: Something to Bark About
    Marin's Dog Parks: Something to Bark About
    Scenic Marin County, just north of San Francisco, is a great place to be a dog. Fresh air, sunshine, beaches, trails, and lots of aromatic wafts to whiff. There's also an abundance of pooch-friendly parks where your dog can run free and be,...
  • Northern California microbrews showcased at the Fairfax Brewfest
    Suds aplenty come to the Fairfax Brewfest
    On Saturday, March 15, the annual rite of spring known as the Fairfax Brewfest will soak the small North Bay town's historic Pavilion in suds, music and frivolity. A record twenty-three brewers are on board this year (this is the 19th annual...
  • Bay Area has America's most expensive housing 2014
    Bay Area has America's most expensive housing 2014
    As if you didn't already think it was so, Forbes Magazine has crunched the data and -- the San Francisco area is #1 on the list. Whether it's the Facebook millionaires or the exodus of wealthy Chinese buyers seeking world-class real estate...