Category Archives: Other life

Who makes the decision to change locations?

For about 2/3rds around the Baylands loop, the Dawn Jogger and friend followed a group of white pelicans. Watching them raised a number of questions. Why are the brown pelicans on the Coast (they’d seen them yesterday) and the white … Continue reading

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Great day to head to the coast

Any time it gets in the high 80s on the Peninsula, it’s a good excuse to head to the coast, so that was today’s “field trip” for the Dawn Jogger and her friend. It was cool enough early, that a … Continue reading

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It’s hot (finally) and so are the wildflowers

The first warm weather of the season arrived yesterday, as did a friend from the East. That made for a good reason to hike Windy Hill. They got off to an early enough start to get up the steep sunny … Continue reading

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Mystery marker – how long will it last?

When the Dawn Jogger got home from her neighborhood walk this morning, a blinking red marker had been left on the rock that keeps folks from driving over her side yard. Over the years, some have tried to “run it … Continue reading

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Out and about, fun in the sun

The beautiful Bay Area weather continues, a good day for another bayside walk, this time at Bedwell Bayfront Park. Taking advantage of some folks the Dawn Jogger had met through email, KC friend Alice and the DJ then stopped at … Continue reading

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Sunday includes a couple touches of grace

The Dawn Jogger went on her walk this morning as temps roared into the 80s. She knew it would be a full day – one that was indeed grace filled. Along with friend Alice from KC, she went to Berkeley … Continue reading

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Pleasant Saturday spoiled by baseball

Yet another Saturday morning InMenlo assignment started the Dawn Jogger’s day today, this time at the relatively new Ravenswood Salt Ponds. It was part of an Earth Day volunteer activity. The cloud cover made the lighting particularly attractive for a … Continue reading

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John W. Hubbard: On the centennial of his birth

That Earth Day came along 41 years ago and picked April 22 as its date paid perfect homage to the Dawn Jogger’s father, John W. Hubbard, born on that date 100 years ago today. He was a steward of the … Continue reading

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Yep, that was Obama whizzing by

The Dawn Jogger could offer yet another photo of Lake Lagunita. Or she could use the shot of President Obama’s motorcade whizzing by just a block from her doorstep. Complete details on InMenlo…

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First stop, classic car show at M-A

The Dawn Jogger and Scott had a first of the morning assignment to cover America’s Pastime Car Show at M-A. It’s a fun, low-key affair where it’s easy to talk with the owners. One guy had owned his ’57 Chevy … Continue reading

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