Who supports the Friends of the Marina Library?

Cameron Garcia
Photo: Cameron Garcia

If you have lived in Marina for a while, you have met Cameron (Cam) Garcia – either having breakfast at Coffee Mia Brew Bar & Cafe or helping organize the marchers at Marina's Labor Day parade,

Eduardo Ochoa
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You don't get to be president of a Cal State University without reading a few books along the way.

Vi Le
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Here are Vi Le, Co-Manager of Noodle Bar in Marina, and her team, grabbing a moment to read before the Sunday lunch rush.

Steve Vagnini
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Steve Vagnini is the Monterey County Assessor. In his spare time, Steve organizes West End Celebration in Sand City, and he serves on the board of Guitars not Guns Monterey County.

Joy Junsay
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Joy Junsay served as City Clerk for City of Marina for 21 years,and she is now the Executive Director of the Monterey County Peace Officers Association.

Nicole Nancy Amaral
Photo: Nicole Nancy Amaral

Nicole Nancy Amaral and some of her students enjoy a little Sam-I-am before cranking up the music super-loud for Zumba class at the Peninsula Wellness Center.

Walter Ryce
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The unsung person behind the familiar byline is always so interesting. Walter Ryce, an arts writer and columnist for the Monterey County Weekly, loves books and shares his story with us.