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Marin Civic Center farmer’s market offers several tents with a variety of products.

Finding fresh: an insight to farmers’ markets in Marin

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Corte Madera Farmers’ Market: 2.5 stars Located in the Town Center shopping center, the Corte Madera Farmers’ Market is open year-round on Wednesdays from noon to 5 p.m. Tents are lined in the walkway by restaurants and shops, each one offering a different assortment of food, from vegetables and fruits to lotions and soaps. While […]

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One year later: Documentary explores the idiosyncrasies of American politics

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Going into election day, the polls had Donald Trump at a seven to 29 percent chance of winning the presidential election, according to FiveThirtyEight. His victory was a shock to almost all Americans, regardless of political affiliation. Nearly a year after his historic election—a year of paranoia, conspiracy and division—it was difficult for me to […]

Publicizing their tennis match, Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) sit next to each other at a press conference.

‘Battle of the Sexes’ shines light on story fighting for gender equality

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Full of powerful women, male chauvinism and enough bright tennis outfits to cause permanent eye damage, “Battle of the Sexes” offers an entertaining and heartwarming portrayal of a real-life fight for gender equality in the realm of sports. Depicting the highly publicized 1973 tennis match between one of the top female tennis players in the […]

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Best workouts in the Bay so you never have to skip leg day

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Choosing a gym can be a tough choice as there are many things to consider: cardio to weights ratio, proximity to home/school, ambience, crowd, cost, etc. Luckily for students, there are many gyms to choose from in the area. Some are solely used as gyms, and others are country clubs that have gyms along with […]

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Best beaches of the Bay

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Among the incredible scenery, look-outs and picturesque sights, Marin County is home to numerous gorgeous beaches. When choosing which beach to spend a carefree afternoon, it’s essential to know your options. Rodeo Beach a.k.a. Cronkite (5/5) Cronkite exceeded all expectations with the many functions it serves. A wooden bridge connects the parking lot to the […]

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Recently opened Philz coffee is here to stay

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It’s hard to choose between a dark roast or a medium roast, an iced mojito coffee or an iced mocha coffee, a slice of avocado toast or a warm buttery croissant. For that matter, it’s hard to make up your mind about anything at Philz Coffee. Tucked away at the back of Town Center in […]

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Jump into fall by visiting Marin’s best pumpkin patches

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Decorating doorsteps, carved with silly faces or baked into pies, pumpkins are a fall necessity. Shy until autumn, the vibrant orange, cloudy white or mellow green pumpkins make their first appearance on the first day of October. For those seeking the true fall pumpkin patch experience, below are some of the best patches in Marin. […]

View of order: No Worry Curry bowl, California Poke bowl, dark chocolate cake bite, berry chia parfait, the sparkling mango guava drink, and the sparkling cucumber melon drink

Fast food from the future

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Walking into a restaurant, one would typically see waiters, a hostess or two and chefs working in the back. Eatsa, located at 121 Spear Street in San Francisco, along with other locations around the country, is almost completely void of human interaction. The only staff member in sight is one person at the front door […]

Shannon Abac’s “Materials in Flux” ceramic piece

Young, local artists stretch definition of art

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Did you know there’s a modern art museum in Marin?  I didn’t either, until I recently visited the Marin Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Novato to see a temporary exhibition featuring up-and-coming local artists. The museum is housed in a mission-style building in Hamilton Field. The interior has the same California feeling as the […]

Ohana Açai Café scoops up fresh take on açaí

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Açai smoothie bowls are a fairly new trend that have been sweeping up and down the California coast. Açai is an energy-filled snack that not only tastes delicious, but has an extensive list of health benefits which include  promoting heart and skin health, boosting the immune system and energy levels, and improving mental function according […]