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Hitchcock’s Northern California Movies (Part 1)

Did you know "Shadow of a Doubt" was Hitchcock's favorite movie and it was filmed in Santa Rosa? Channel 5's "Eye On The Bay: Hitchcock Step-By-Step" tells the story of the 3 films Hitchcock made in Northern California. Part 1 covers "Shadow of a Doubt". (iPhones and iPads will have to turn off the mobile…
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Bodega Bay Farmer’s Market Opens Sunday, May 27th

[caption id="attachment_390" align="alignleft" width="270" caption="Press Democrat Photo 2011"][/caption] The 2012 season for the Bodega Bay Farmer's Market starts this Sunday, May 27th, at the Bodega Bay Community Center on Highway 1 at Bay Hill Road. The market will be open from 10:00 to 1:00 PM. Vendors from the 2011 Bodega Bay Farmer's Market included: Bloomfield…
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Clamming Expedition In Bodega Bay – June 5th

This is it. The LAST decent clamming tide until autumn. So if you want to find some clams, you’ll need to take a day off. Yeah, I know it’s tough, but the good tides are all mid-week. So I am organizing a mid-week clamming trip on TUESDAY, June 5. Dead low tide is at 6:53…
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Bamboo Sourcery Summer Open House May 12th

Bamboo Sourcery in Sebastopol is holding a Summer Open House on Saturday, May 12th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Guided tours are available at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Bamboo crafts for the whole family. Refreshments and a chance to win a 15 gallon black bamboo. Big sale on poplar and large specimen bamboos! Large…
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Why does Bodega Bay rival The Great Barrier Reef in Australia?

Come and find out on a 33' sailing vessel with Captain Rich Crumley and naturalist Katja Svendsen. On this four hour tour you'll start by meeting with Katja at the wine shop Gourmet Au Bay in Bodega Bay. There she will greet you with with a cup of coffee. While sitting on Gourmet Au Bay's…
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Pancake Breakfast – May 20th 730am-noon

Don't forget to add this to your calendar. Bodega Volunteer Fire Department Pancake Breakfast May 20th 730am-noon Adults $7    Child $5 McCaughey Fire Hall 17184 Bodega Hwy Downtown Bodega wwww.bodegafire.org
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Local fishermen rescue entangled gray whale

Chris Smith of The Press Democrat is reporting that three Bodega Bay Fishermen on a crab boat were able to free a migrating gray whale from fish-net ropes that had entangled the whale since April 17th. Complete article is HERE. Skipper Mark Anello and his crew were about 4 miles off the Sonoma coast when…
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Kites and Sand Castles Saturday at Doran Beach

The Castles & Kites annual event features professional kite flyers doing demonstrations and putting big show kites in the air, and professional sand castle builders making amazing sand sculptures. Second Wind kite shop’s kite team will have demo kites available and will teach anyone attending how to fly single line kites as well as dual-…
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Sailing On Bodega Bay

  Days like today (75 degrees) opens up a lot of outdoor activities that are available in Bodega Bay. Captain Rich Crumley owner of Bodega Bay Sailing Adventures is licensed by the US Coast Guard as a UPOV captain and offers a 3-hour sailing tour of Bodega Bay on his beautifully maintained 33′ sailboat. Rich…
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Sure Feels Like Summer Today – 86 Degrees In Bodega Bay!

  [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="270" caption="Click on the image to see a larger view of the campsites."][/caption] Time to go in the garage and dust off the camping equipment and get ready to head off to the coast. It’s sad that a number of park facilities have been closed due to budget cuts but those…
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Bodega Bay Trail Meeting – April 19th

  On April 19,, 2012 Fifth District Supervisor Efren Carrillo will be hosting a meeting with Sonoma County Regional Parks to provide an update on the proposed 3.4 mile Bodega Bay Trail. The trail is located along the Highway 1 corridor from Salmon Creek to Doran Beach Regional Park. Once completed, this trail will serve…
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