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    Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    Barfly: Gourmet food and wine tours perfect for foodies Read the article Photo by Eyerusalem GettiyeNovato resident Renee ReBell founded Gourmet Food and Wine Tours. By Jeff Burkhart, IJ correspondent Gourmet food and wine can be a bit daunting. Where to go? What to do? What goes with what? And then there’s the reservations. It can be a bit overwhelming. Throw in driving, and your options ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 09, 2017
    Photo: Santiago Mejia, The Chronicle Book Passage opens store in Sausalito By John McMurtrie , San Francisco Chronicle February 6, 2017 “The little fishing village of Sausalito” is how Jack Kerouac described the idyllic Marin County community in the 1957 novel “On the Road.” Long since a magnet for houseboat dwellers and art lovers, the city of 7,000 inhabitants now has ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, January 17, 2017
    Marine Mammal Center eye gel helps oil-sullied pinnipeds Marine Mammal Center pinnipeds are receiving an antibiotic gel used in human medicine to help oiled wildlife recover. (IJ photo/Alan Dep) By Mark Prado , Marin Independent Journal Pinnipeds whose eyes are affected by oil contamination and other hazards are benefitting from an antibiotic gel commonly used in human medicine and domestic ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article
    Monday, December 26, 2016
    Tall Ship ‘Matthew Turner’ readying for April launch by Michelle Sadler, IJ Contributor Volunteer shipwrights Jon Allen, left, and Chas Denicke pose for a photo with Alan Olson, the Educational Tall Ship project director, in Sausalito Calif. on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016. The three stand on the deck of the Matthew Turner, a traditional wooden tall ship being built on the Sausalito ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016
    Blue Skies A unique local company celebrates a milestone. BY KASIA PAWLOWSKA • PHOTO BY TYSON RINNINGER The company behind SEAPLANE ADVENTURES has undergone many iterations through the years. Originally established in 1945 as Commodore Seaplanes by Bob Law, a returning veteran World War II seaplane pilot, it has provided (at one time) a home base for the largest flight school in the United ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016
    Marin Magazine/Health and Beauty Soulstice Mind + Body Spa We’ve all heard that beauty is only skin deep and is in the eye of the beholder, but that doesn’t mean we can’t help it along a bit. Here are a few top spots for healthy pampering and a few of our favorite products. MASSAGE CLUB Sausalito resident Kayse Gehret did not come up with the concept of massage at affordable, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016
    Marin IJ / Lifestyle Dining review: Copita’s new chef adds seasonal twist By Brooke Jackson, IJ correspondent Copita Tequileria Y Comida, the pretty and popular Mexican restaurant owned by celebrity chef Joanne Weir and restaurateur Larry Mindel, has planted roots over the past four years. Its location, a prime spot on Bridgeway in the heart of Sausalito, is a great place to watch the world ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Tuesday, July 26, 2016
    A Modern Guide to Sausalito (Just for Tourists No More) By Leilani Marie Labong and Ana Kamin, 7x7 It was 25 years ago when I first time I became aware of a place called Sausalito. Pepperidge Farm had just come out with a macadamia and chocolate chunk cookie named after the city. I never imagined that I'd eventually live in San Francisco, a 10 minute drive away from that mythic place. Now, I ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, July 07, 2016
    Marin-based water taxi looks to break into commute service Taylor Lewis, CEO and founder of Tideline Marine Group, walks past one of his company’s boats docked in Sausalito. His company provides on-demand water taxi services in San Francisco Bay. Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal By Mark Prado, Marin Independent Journal Marin commuters may have another option within the next year ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, June 09, 2016
    Sausalito's Sushi Ran still shines How does a restaurant stay at the crest of the wave for three decades? A good study in the correct methodology to achieve that success is Sushi Ran, the perennially popular Japanese restaurant in Sausalito. Various chef changes and a sister restaurant in San Francisco on the horizon, however, could rock the boat so a visit was in order to see if everything ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Human Interest
    Thursday, June 02, 2016
    Sustainable Seafood is Easy with Real Good Fish by Ali Wunderman May 31, 2016 When Sir Francis Drake first laid his eyes upon the San Francisco Bay, he was rumored to have remarked that it was so clear, he could see straight down to the bottom. The opacity of our beloved body of water may have changed since then, but believe it or not, the life inside of it has continued to flourish. This ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 29, 2016
    11 Incredible Day Trips Just Outside San Francisco Sausalito’s houseboats at sunrise | © Miwok/Flickr Sausalito offers small town charm and a stunning waterfront that is located right across the Golden Gate Bridge. Known as a hotspot for early morning endurance athletes, Sausalito has awesome running and biking routes as well as kayaking , rowing , and sailing clubs. After getting ...read more
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    Friday, February 26, 2016
    Friday, February 26, 2016
    Cavallo Point cooking school director’s culinary calling Sherry LaVars — Special to Marin Independent Journal Jayne Reichert, head of Cooking School at Cavallo Point, teaches a farmers market class. Some of the dishes they made included lobster ravioli with pink peppercorns and preserved lemon sauce, seared duck breast and beet, citrus and pea tendril salad. By Vicki Larson , Marin ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, January 21, 2016
    Nepal A Sausalito resident reflects on Nepal, a tiny land with a huge heart. By Teri Goldstein 5 DAVID ALTSCHUL WHEN I HEARD about the 7.8 earthquake last year in Kathmandu on the morning of April 25 I immediately picked up the phone and called my ground operator and photo guide to make sure they were OK. Phone lines were down. I emailed and sent text messages. Within three hours I received ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Friday, January 15, 2016
    By Brooke Jackson, IJ correspondent Posted: 12/29/15, 1:35 PM PST | Updated: 2 weeks, 2 days ago 1 Comment Paninis such as this one made with smoked salmon are featured at Cibo in Sausalito. (Robert Tong/Marin Independent Journal) Summary: This casual breakfast and lunch spot on a busy stretch of Bridgeway in Sausalito is popular for its sustainable, fresh sandwiches, panini and salads. The ...read more
    Friday, January 15, 2016
    Find Your Balance On and Off the Water
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release