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Exquisite Intricacy

Talking with mosaic artist Frank Bauer. by Nancy D. Lackey Shaffer Frank Bauer piece is unmistakable. His tile mosaics are carefully calibrated, vibrant rainbows of color and composition where every aspect...

Afternoon Tea Party

Take a tea break from ordinary to elegant with these delicate delights. By Emily Chavez  |  Photos by Luis Chavez As much as I do enjoy an “ordinary everyday afternoon tea,”...

Aerial Tribute

St. John’s Regional Medical Center On the morning of Saturday, April 25, staff at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard got a high-flying surprise: four airplanes soaring overhead in...

Trekking into Biodiversity

Story and photos by Chuck Graham t wasn’t rain falling in the rainforest of the Corcovado National Park on the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica, but it was raining leaves,...

Shapes and Patterns

by George Medovoy  |  Photos by Tomer Zadok Tomer Zadok sees the world from a commanding position that others can only dream of. The 56-year-old El Al pilot, who flies the...

Going With the Flow

by Emily Dodi  |  Photos by Luis Chavez hen most people think about retirement they think of taking things a little easier. They look forward to honing the old golf...