Mimi Towle

Mimi Towle

I write, edit and package content.

Executive editor of Marin Magazine, publisher www.HawaiiIslander.com

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Photographer Jay Graham tells the story of his cover shot

When I saw our June cover pinned to the wall I did a double take, then a head tilt as I tried to figure out where and how this shot was taken. I recognized the International Orange color and art de......

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Yoga Superstar Teaches in West Marin

If you've taken a yoga class in the past year, perhaps you've pranayma'ed or bhujangasan'ed to one of Nicholas Giacomini (aka MC Yogi)'s yoga-inspired hip hop CDs. His music videos have attracted o......

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For the Love of Education: Marin residents help children in developing countries

While countries like the U.S. spend $4,000 per student each year, developing countries spend only about $40. In sub-Saharan Africa, at least 40 million children are out of school; in South Asia, th......

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The BEST barstool on Oahu!

In our September issue, I asked some of my Hawaii-based foodie friends to share their favorite tourist tips. Best place to watch the sunset, place to find malasadas, and pricey-but-worth-it dining ......

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San Francisco Gate

Changes brewing at Shoreline Coffee Shop

When Marin Magazine's Mimi Towle heard that Shoreline Coffee Shop is brewing up some changes, she decided to get the inside scoop. After 47 years of operating Mill Valley’s Shoreline Coffee Shop in......

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San Francisco Gate

Give a hoot - help the owls

For the December issue of Marin Magazine, we learned how to be wise owls. Give a hoot? Learn more below ... Talk about nature doing its job. In four months, a family of barn owls can eradicate up t......

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Meet Kate Sears, Marin County's newest supervisor

For the November issue of Marin Magazine, Jim Woods chatted with Marin's newest county supervisor, Kate Sears. Curious to see what Sears, who now represents Belvedere, Marin City, Mill Valley, Stra......

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Spooky side trips

With Halloween just around the corner, Marin Magazine editorial intern David Pascoe found some spooky and spirited side trips. 1 Truckee History Tour This year’s third annual historical walking tou......

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San Francisco Gate

10-year-old Isabella Carlucci gets into the holidy spirit at ACT

Marinites know how to get into the holiday spirit, but sometimes it's the littlest ones that really bring on the cheer. Here at Marin Magazine, we were thrilled to hear about all of the Marin kids ......

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Wandering along Tiburon's Main Street

Running along waterfront block from the Tiburon ferry terminal around the corner to the shady arc of Ark Row, so named for its past life as a houseboat haven on Belvedere Cove, Main Street is a mél......