Marin Magazine - February 2016

View From Marin

Here's what you'll find in the February issue of Marin Magazine.

Leashing Out

Local laws meant to protect the environment aren’t always followed.

Keeping It Cool

Already ahead of the game, the county ups its climate plan goals.

Unique Unions

It’s February and love is in the air, and in the stores, and on TV, and in your in-box; it’s enough to make even the most die-hard lovebirds cynical. Fortunately, there are couples out there celebrating a less commercial vision of love.

Walk This Way

If you seek activities that offer enlightenment, check out Detour. Kasia Pawlowska has the details.

Pot Ordinance Overhaul

After years of back-and-forth, the Marin County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed on a mandate that allows up to four medical cannabis dispensaries in the county. Here are the details.

Consignment Quest

Sometimes things are better the second time around, after they’ve been loved and put to the test, and clothes are certainly no exception. Here are a handful of consignment stores throughout Marin that offer great deals on second-chance items.

Super Bowl Done Right

Couldn't get tickets to the big game? Head to Super Bowl City, a free fan village across the street from the Ferry Building in San Francisco from January 30 to February 7. Kasia Pawlowska has the details.

High Note

This Teacher of the Year understands the power of old-fashioned music education.

Tastemakers 2016

With so much culinary talent here in Marin, there can never be too many chefs in the kitchen. Here's this year's Tastemakers feature story.


What a difference a decade makes: a visitor and a city have both grown up.

Family Men

A smaller home offers great views and room to grow.

Muir Woods Inn

This establishment also served the “The Crookedest Railroad in the World.”