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  • Curiosity

    Carla Steinberg Memorial

    Carla's memorial will be held at the Dance Palace on Sunday, May 15, from 2 to 5 p.m. Please bring some food to share with Carla's many friends and her family.
    Posted by
    Elisabeth Ptak
    05/01/2016 - 9:08am
  • Emergency

    Submit questions to Candidates

    Submit questions for the District 4 Supervisor candidates in writing to be posed by the moderators at the May 4th Forum at the Dance Palace in Point Reyes Station. Send to Candidates Forum, c/o Mark Switzer, PO Box 519, Pt. Reyes Station or markswitzer@hotmail.com with a subject "Candidates Forum"
    Posted by
    Mark Switzer
    04/23/2016 - 1:21pm
  • Emergency

    Are you REGISTERED to VOTE in the Presidential Primaries?

    You can only vote in the presidential primaries by party (currently in CA). If you are registered Green, for instance, you cannot vote for a Democrat. Here is the link for registering or for re-registering in your preferred party. http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/voter-registration
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    04/14/2016 - 8:14am
  • Curiosity

    Nurse Your Baby at the Bookstore and enjoy a discount

    Nursing Moms Discount In response to Brave New Books in Austin which is celebrating the relaxation of Texas gun laws by offering a 10% discount to shoppers who “open carry” their guns in that bookstore, Point Reyes Books offers a 10% discount for mothers who nurse their babies in their store.
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    04/01/2016 - 2:30pm
  • Curiosity

    Newsletter of the GREEN BRIDGE process in Point Reyes Station

    Recent update and newsletter on the Lagunitas Creek Bridge. See attached files or go to this website: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist4/lagunitascreekbridge/
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    03/24/2016 - 11:46am

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Local Weather

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
High Temperature: 65 °F
Low Temperature: 49 °F

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Chance Rain Showers
Chance Rain Showers
High Temperature: 62 °F
Low Temperature: 50 °F

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Slight Chance Thunderstorms
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
High Temperature: 62 °F
Low Temperature: 47 °F