Monthly Archives: October 2007

1972-73: The Story of "Farmers' Feed," the Coastside's Food Co-Op by Michaele Benedict

  The Story of “Farmers’ Feed: by Michaele Benedict*** In 1972 and 1973 dwellers “in the boonies near and about Half Moon Bay, Californiaâ€? formed a food club which they called Farmers’ Feed. Members published a slender volume, the Farmers’ … Continue reading

Posted in Bryant Wollman, Farmers Feed Coop, Michaele Benedict Goes to the Colorado River on a Real "Macho-Man" Adventure…

Photo: L-R Miramar Beach’s Michael Powers & former Coastsider Mark Fraser For adventurers only click here

Posted in Mark Fraser, Michael Powers, Ocean Studio

Day dreaming through Moss Beach

This morning, early, I drove to Moss Beach, to the west side near the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. I wanted to see if Charlie Nye’s “Reefs II” was still there, at Nevada & Beach Streets; I heard that the historic building … Continue reading

Posted in Charlie Nye, Moss Beach, Uncategorized

Pasero-Patterson Duo Classical Guitar Recital: A Night To Remember At Miramar Beach

Friday night Burt and I were invited to hear a duo classical guitar recital at the Miramar Beach home of artist Linda Montalto-Patterson and her musicial-genius husband Richard Patterson. Richard was joined by acclaimed guitarist Stevan Pasero. The fantastic sounds … Continue reading

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The "Three Richards" Redux

A while ago I posted a story called “The Three Richards;” to read it, click here The story begins: “Three Richards but I have a photo of only one.” At the time the only photo I had and posted was … Continue reading

Posted in Coastside Characters, Joni Keim, Richard English

Let's go to the North-North Coast….

to Gualala on the Mendocino Coast with photographer Lynn Kalajian McCloskey. She shows us what Bowling Ball Beach looks like from the south. Gorgeous view. (Photo by Lynn Kalajian McCloskey)

Posted in Lynn Kalajian McCloskey, Uncategorized

Do You Recognize This Gorgeous Man?

Guess who? Guess again. I’ll give you a clue. Everybody knows him. He’s an accomplished musician and he writes for Half Moon Bay Memories & The El Granada Observer. Give Up? Look closely– deeply into his eyes. It’s Fayden Holmboe … Continue reading

Posted in Fayden, Joni Keim