Monterey County’s Tia Fechter launched One Starfish to provide overnight parking and social services to people living in their cars. Five years later, more cities across California are offering similar programs.
In this excerpt from his forthcoming book, Between Heaven and Hell: The Story of my Stroke, author David Talbot takes us through his experience.
Publisher Will Hearst credits the late painter Russell Chatham with helping shape the Western sensibility that inspires Alta.
The poet’s book-length work explores our interior lives by mixing words and photographs.
Have you heard? Clever is the new funny. And after hours of looking through nearly a thousand cartoon submissions, our editors have selected the most smirk-inducing among them. Take a look.
These six podcasts from 2019 range from an intimate conversation with Vietnam War resister David Harris at his Marin County home to an evening with jazz singer Paula West before a live audience
Alta remembers those whose bold ideas, hard work, and relentless enthusiasm helped shape the West.
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