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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
School board wants to hear from youParents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their o
School board wants to hear from you
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
Parents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their opinions. Which is exactly what school board officials are hoping for. The Simcoe County District School Board is hosting a series of public input sessions and an online... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
School board wants to hear from youParents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their o
School board wants to hear from you
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Parents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their opinions. Which is exactly what school board officials are hoping for. The Simcoe County District School Board is hosting a series of public input sessions and an online... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
School board wants to hear from youParents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their o
School board wants to hear from you
Barrie Examiner / Posted 4 hours ago
Parents in Barrie are sharpening their pencils to give the school board their opinions. Which is exactly what school board officials are hoping for. The Simcoe County District School Board is hosting a series of public input sessions and an online... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 28Better bike safety needed in downtown My daughter started at San Rafael High S
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 28
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Better bike safety needed in downtown My daughter started at San Rafael High School in August. She wanted to ride her bike for exercise, independence, the environment and to reduce traffic. Recently, while riding home on a sidewalk on Fourth... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Safe Routes to Schools can help you out of the jamMarin County’s Safe Routes to Schools program will celebrate the 20th anniversa
Safe Routes to Schools can help you out of the jam
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
Marin County’s Safe Routes to Schools program will celebrate the 20th anniversary of International Walk to School Day, or iWalk, at 50 schools on Wednesday morning, Oct. 5. Beyond the celebration, this year’s iWalk addresses the frustrating traffic... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 26a former resident of San Anselmo, I am sadly familiar with the effects of flood
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 26
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
a former resident of San Anselmo, I am sadly familiar with the effects of flood damage. I was shocked at today’s headline. A small group of people, once again, are suing to have this work done elsewhere or not at all. Welcome to another... Read more
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Petluma360.com
THE CHALKBOARD: McDowell students help clean up Petaluma Riverup Petaluma River FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 21, 2016, 9:11AM The McDo
THE CHALKBOARD: McDowell students help clean up Petaluma River
Petluma360.com / Posted 5 days ago
up Petaluma River FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 21, 2016, 9:11AM The McDowell Elementary School community had an exciting weekend during which many students, families and friends joined principal Lauri Anderson and several teachers to clean... Read more
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Petluma360.com
THE CHALKBOARD: McDowell students help clean up Petaluma Riverup Petaluma River FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 21, 2016, 9:11AM The McDo
THE CHALKBOARD: McDowell students help clean up Petaluma River
Petluma360.com / Posted 6 days ago
up Petaluma River FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 21, 2016, 9:11AM The McDowell Elementary School community had an exciting weekend during which many students, families and friends joined principal Lauri Anderson and several teachers to clean... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 21Real estate agents on your planning panel? David Swaim, a real estate agent, a
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 21
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Real estate agents on your planning panel? David Swaim, a real estate agent, appears to be a perfect example of why San Anselmo and Marin in general are on a crash course to San Jose-like status, no regard for aesthetics just build build... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 20Family law judges to be held accountable Criticism of local family law judges
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 20
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Family law judges to be held accountable Criticism of local family law judges is warranted despite Randy Warren’s opinion that “criticism of local family law judges is unfair” (Marin Voice, Sept. 3). Family law judges have not been held accountable... Read more
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The Mercury News
School aide denies smuggling heroin to San Quentin death row inmateA school aide accused of smuggling heroin to a death row inmate at San Quentin
School aide denies smuggling heroin to San Quentin death row inmate
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
A school aide accused of smuggling heroin to a death row inmate at San Quentin State Prison denied the allegations Thursday and said she wants the prison to investigate how the contraband got through security. “I did not bring that in,” Teri Orina... Read more
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The Mercury News
School aid denies smuggling heroin to San Quentin death row inmateA school aide accused of smuggling heroin to a death row inmate at San Quentin
School aid denies smuggling heroin to San Quentin death row inmate
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
A school aide accused of smuggling heroin to a death row inmate at San Quentin State Prison denied the allegations Thursday and said she wants the prison to investigate how the contraband got through security. “I did not bring that in,” Teri Orina... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Keeping the Olympic spirit alive in Marin Countythe Rio Summer Olympic Games have begun to fade from our memories, we are fortu
Keeping the Olympic spirit alive in Marin County
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
the Rio Summer Olympic Games have begun to fade from our memories, we are fortunate that the spirit of the games that includes passion, teamwork and national pride remains very much alive in Marin. Keeping our communities thriving takes... Read more
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Billboard
Hip-Hop Historian Kevin Powell Reflects on Relationship With Tupac Shakur, 20 Years After His Death"I think 'Pac would have really evolved into the kind of leader that people tho
Hip-Hop Historian Kevin Powell Reflects on Relationship With Tupac Shakur, 20 Years After His Death
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
"I think 'Pac would have really evolved into the kind of leader that people thought he could’ve been had he not been shot down at 25," says the esteemed journalist. Despite his passing 20 years ago, Tupac Shakur remains at the forefront of hip-hop... Read more
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Business Wire
How One Vote Can Help Make a Difference for Breast Cancer Patients and CharitiesMUNDELEIN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Medline Pink Glove Dance video competitio
How One Vote Can Help Make a Difference for Breast Cancer Patients and Charities
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
MUNDELEIN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition is the only breast cancer awareness campaign to unite thousands of healthcare professionals, breast cancer patients, survivors and communities – all through the joy of... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 11Marin Catholic lights would benefit youth This letter is in support of Marin C
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 11
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Marin Catholic lights would benefit youth This letter is in support of Marin Catholic’s efforts to utilize lighting on their athletic field and confirmation of the positive impact it will have on the surrounding community. Since 1978, Ross Valley... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Marion Gray, photographer of performance art, dies at 81Marion Gray, a San Francisco artist who developed a niche photographing the per
Marion Gray, photographer of performance art, dies at 81
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Marion Gray, a San Francisco artist who developed a niche photographing the performance art scene here and around the world, died Sept. 2 after a five-year battle with cancer. Ms. Gray had been hospitalized but was released so she could pass away in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
High school program stresses environmental leadershipThe Marin School of Environmental Leadership Shadow Days start soon. Do you ha
High school program stresses environmental leadership
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 20 days ago
The Marin School of Environmental Leadership Shadow Days start soon. Do you have an eighth-grader and are starting to think about your high school choices? Don’t miss out on this important opportunity for your student to experience the Marin School... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Educating generations of Petaluma’s youth FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 5, 2016, 12:01AM Patty Thompson Pomi is ve
Educating generations of Petaluma’s youth
Petluma360.com / Posted 22 days ago
FOR THE ARGUS-COURIER | September 5, 2016, 12:01AM Patty Thompson Pomi is very grateful that of all the places her parents could have chosen to move to from their home state of Iowa in 1954, they selected a... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsJackie Berman died peacefully on Aug. 29, 2016, at her home in Palo Alto. Jack
deaths
J Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
Jackie Berman died peacefully on Aug. 29, 2016, at her home in Palo Alto. Jackie was born to Dora and Emanuel Kotkin in Los Angeles on Dec. 29, 1930. Her mother was a schoolteacher in Watts, and her father ran a plastics factory, working hard... Read more
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The Mercury News
School district reassigns aide amid San Quentin heroin smuggling inquiryA Los Angeles school aide charged with smuggling heroin and cellphones to a dea
School district reassigns aide amid San Quentin heroin smuggling inquiry
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
A Los Angeles school aide charged with smuggling heroin and cellphones to a death row inmate at San Quentin State Prison was reassigned by her school district Monday pending further investigation. Teri Orina Nichols, 47, of Bellflower, was arrested... Read more
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The Mercury News
Job growth surges during July in Bay AreaProviding fresh evidence of an economic boom, the Bay Area powered to its large
Job growth surges during July in Bay Area
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
Providing fresh evidence of an economic boom, the Bay Area powered to its largest job gains in the last year during July, and analysts say the region's growth will "last for a while." The East Bay rocketed to its biggest increase in nearly six... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Tiny Petaluma school faces big challengesAugust 22, 2016._ The Union School, a one-room schoolhouse with students from K
Tiny Petaluma school faces big challenges
Petluma360.com / Posted 30 days ago
August 22, 2016._ The Union School, a one-room schoolhouse with students from K-6th is just outside of Petaluma (bordering Marin County line). The school launched a GoFundMe to try to get the money they need to stay open. The school was almost... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Sen. Boxer’s ‘farewell tour’ a thank-you to CaliforniaWith less than five months remaining in her 24-year run as one of the state’s t
Sen. Boxer’s ‘farewell tour’ a thank-you to California
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
With less than five months remaining in her 24-year run as one of the state’s two senators, Barbara Boxer stopped by the Presidio on Friday to relive past triumphs — and remind everyone that she still has clout. The triumphs include the effort by... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 27Marin merchant who stepped up to help others Marin County children and familie
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 27
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 1 months ago
Marin merchant who stepped up to help others Marin County children and families lost a great champion with the passing of David Gilmour, owner of the former Paradise Markets. Among his many civic contributions, David was a founding pillar of... Read more

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