.Food & Drink

Jun 8, 2022

Bocce and Brews – San Rafael’s Ounces Outdoors

By Jane Vick Bocce and fire pits and dogs. It’s a Northern Californian’s dream beer garden, and it’s open for business. Say hello to Ounces Outdoors, the newest edition to San Rafael’s ever-growing local food scene. Ounces Outdoors, located at 5800 Northgate Dr, is the dream manifest of Jojo Lawrence and...
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Dec 15, 2021

Beefing up Community—‘Range to Table’ Helps Provide Hunger Relief

Wildfires, floods and drought—it’s been a rough stretch for Northern California, even before the arrival of a pandemic. In...
Sep 22, 2021


Life by the pint Throughout our recent pandemic summers, my favorite place to get a beer has been Tomales’ William...
Sep 1, 2021

Crème de la Crème: Point Reyes Farmstead celebrates double decades

In 2020, the Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Company celebrated its 20th anniversary. Long based in Point Reyes Station, the...
Aug 25, 2021

Spaghettoni, Sustainably

Bayview Pasta isn’t noodling around Joshua Felciano points to a thick pair of millstones the size of wine-barrel hoops, stacked...
Jul 30, 2021

Cooking with Cannabis

Like most Americans my age, the first weed I smoked was Mexican. It was brown, in a brick, and...
Jul 21, 2021

Vivalon Launches In-Person Program on Healthy Aging

Vivalon, formerly known as Whistlestop, is Marin largest resource to older adults and people living with disabilities. The nonprofit has...
Jul 20, 2021

Wine Encounters: Upcoming events showcase the region’s tastes

Several North Bay organizations invite the public to raise a glass in both virtual and in-person settings this summer...
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