Novato

Spotlight on Novato: Hop Forward

Like many millennials, Jonathan MacDonald looked to the internet for information, guidance and skill-building to start his Adobe Creek Brewing business. Even his logo...

Spotlight on Novato: Superpowers

Once a buzzword on health websites, “superfood” is now a lifestyle; it’s become less and less exclusive and easier to decode. In some parts...

Spotlight on Novato: Global Vibes

By Flora TsapovskyWhen an online store is called Norwegian Wood, you can pretty much expect anything. And indeed, on Angie Johnson’s impeccably designed website...

Music: Lyrical heart

By Lily O'BrienSinger, guitarist and songwriter Mia Rose Lynne is the first to admit that she doesn’t know exactly what to call her genre...

Food & Drink: Careful curation

By Tanya HenryWhen Heineken acquired a 50 percent stake in Petaluma-based Lagunitas Brewing Company, a collective shudder was felt throughout the craft beer industry....

Health & Wellness: Body song

By Flora TsapovskyIf there is such a thing as a one-stop shop for all of those new year aches, kinks and insecurities, that would...

Beer issue: Celtic cheers

by Tanya HenryThere are no large flat-screen TVs at Novato’s Baeltane Brewing pub and tasting room. “We want people to talk to each other,”...
hero and zero

Hero & Zero: E-waste collectors and a poison pen

by Nikki SilversteinThe eagle has landed at the Computer & Technology Resource Center (CTRC) in Bel Marin Keys. Joran Sneath, 15, of Novato, is...

Music: Return to roots

by Lily O'BrienWhen Zulu Spear burst onto the Bay Area music scene in the 1980s, there was simply no other band like it. Originally...

Arts: The nostalgia of food

 by Molly Oleson“You’re tall—watch your head,” warns Jennifer Carden, as she leads me into the tiny Aristocrat camper that’s parked on her front lawn...