Woodleaf farm still at market despite wildfire damage

BERKELEY, Calif. —  Evacuations in Oroville, California, have left townspeople uprooted and disoriented for the past six months because of the widespread Butte County Wall Wildfire. At Woodleaf Farm, also known as Peach Jamboree, the fire took all but the crop itself. Owner Danny Lazzarini bought the farm in the Sierra Mountains in 2016.  She and…

Mars touts out-of-this-world vintage styles

BERKELEY, Calif.— Mars Mercantile, one of the most popular vintage stores here is home to a multitude of retro clothing items. Managed by Ian Long, a 24-year-old Berkeley resident, the store and its image have gone through a journey of self-discovery. Long spent his childhood in Shasta County, California, where his family ran a small…