11:15 AM, Saturday, November 14, 2015. “I’m 91, a holocaust survivor, and I built 42 homes in this neighborhood from 1961 through 1984…the streets, the sidewalks, I built it all.” -Nick Hope with his son, George, in front of their home on West Myrtle Street in Calistoga, CA.
9:30 AM, Friday, November 13, 2015. Frost is released into the morning air as Ana Baltazar removes dead vines at Boeschen Vineyards near Saint Helena, CA.
4 PM, Thursday, November12, 2015. “I am an artist…I need to state that…don’t you think?” -My neighbor Anna Johansson with her son, Leonardo and daughter Ella, on their way home from school, Cedar Street, Calistoga, CA
6 PM, Wednesday, November 11, 2015. “I want to be a lawyer some day…I like to argue.” -Thirteen year old Anthony Cortez and his one year old step brother, Franco, near their home in Calistoga, CA
7:15 PM, Tuesday, November 10, 2015. “I would like to be a cook someday.” -Keifer Plummer stacks shelves at the Safeway in Pleasant Hill California.
6:15 PM, Monday, November 9, 2015. Master gardener Rachelle Benney with her dog, Daisy, in Calistoga, CA.
10:15 AM, Sunday, November 8, 2015. Sunday morning at the home of the Shuler Family, Martinez, CA.
8 PM, Saturday, November 7, 2015. Diablo Valley students and evening skateboarders Michael, Sid, Burgess & Elliot at the Lafayette BART Station.
5:15 PM, Friday, November 6, 2015. “I’m on the football team and our last game was this week…I dislocated one of my fingers.” “Why the American flag?” “I wanted to wear it today…patriotism, I guess.” -High school senior Dustin Anderson with his dogs, Bodhi and Cyan, in Calistoga, CA
4:15 PM, Thursday, November 5, 2015. “My goal is to speak Spanish 100% of the time.” -Hispanic Studies major and Vassar College graduate Vanessa Baker at Calavera Restaurant, Oakland, CA.
3:15 PM, Wednesday, November 4, 2015. My neighbor Anjali and her cat, Tiger.
5:30 PM, Tuesday, November 3, 2015. “I started out here as a clean-up boy in 1982 at $70 a week…it was more money than I knew what to do with.” -CalMart Meat Manager, Rick Sereni, Calistoga, CA
5:30 PM, Monday, November 2, 2015. “This building was a butcher shop from the 1800’s until the 1970’s…There’s a lot of history in these walls.” -Antique dealer, Allan Rohrer, inside Saint Helena Antiques, Saint Helena, CA.
5:30 PM, Sunday, November 1, 2015. Calistoga resident Marcey Smith with her dog, Lucy, on her personal transportation vehicle on Cedar Street. “They tried to grow tea on our land back in 1815 but is didn’t work out. We’ve been successfully growing cabernet grapes these past 25 years.”
6:15 PM, Saturday, October 31, 2015. The very festive six year old Paula Lopez with her umbrella in the Halloween Parade on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga, CA
Friday, October 30, 2015. Mechanic and Handyman Jesus Cendjas on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga, CA
9:45 AM, Thursday, October 29, 2015. e-commerce coordinator and retail marketing wunerkind, Gabriella Martin, Calistoga, CA.
5 PM, Wednesday, October 28, 2015. Vintner Vince Tofanelli, Calistoga, CA “I was born here and I have been in the wine business all my life…I live 13 miles out of town and love being in the country…my only worry is my retirement…I don’t have much of a safety net.”
5 PM, Tuesday, October 27, 2015. Manuel Rodriguez and his 13 year old son, Adan, play catch in the driveway in Calistoga just minutes before the start of Game One of the World Series. “This year we’re rooting for Kansas City…this is their year…they deserve it.”
6 PM, Monday, October 26, 2015. “I just arrived here from Hawaii… eventually, I would like to be a real estate broker.” -Rich Littlefield, Server at Solage, Calistoga.
5:30 PM, Sunday, October 25, 2015. The Texas Tipsy Chicks (with a little attitude) from Austin and participants in the Ragnar Relay Napa Valley the day after the finish in Calistoga, California.
11:30 PM, Saturday, October 24, 2015. Saint Helena residents Leslie and Christopher with their English bull dog, Edward Bear, leave Calistoga’s Saturday Market.
2 PM, Friday, October 23, 2015. I love the character of so many people in this valley. People like Dean Walters…you can see the wild entrepreneurial spirit in his eyes. He is an agent, broker & Purveyor of wine and Champagne related Antiques and, clearly, a man who loves his work.
6 PM, Thursday, October 22, 2015. Landscape Associate, David Rabon, looks for customers who may need assistance at the Home Depot in Santa Rosa, CA “I am retired military and a retired accountant…I work here part time and I love it.”
4:30 PM, Wednesday, October 21, 2015. Gallery owner Carlo Marchiori on a walk around the block with his dog, Togo, Calistoga.