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The Mercury News
Convict tearfully recounts killings of Canadian tourist, man in Fairfaxinto western Fairfax, they decided they needed to steal a car to head north, An
Convict tearfully recounts killings of Canadian tourist, man in Fairfax
The Mercury News / Posted 10 hours ago
into western Fairfax, they decided they needed to steal a car to head north, Angold said. They saw a driver pull off Sir Francis Drake Boulevard to walk his dog on a trail and waited for him. When he came back up the trail to return to the car,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trio tied to Marin slaying used blood-moistened cashand her sleeping bag in Angold’s possession. The bullet-pierced wallet was lat
Trio tied to Marin slaying used blood-moistened cash
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
and her sleeping bag in Angold’s possession. The bullet-pierced wallet was later found by two men on the side of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, missing its money but still holding Carter’s shattered driver’s license and credit cards. It had... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 19 hours ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 27Robert Casey, Greenbrae San Anselmo needs the affordable housing I live withi
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 27
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
Robert Casey, Greenbrae San Anselmo needs the affordable housing I live within a stone’s throw of the approved 754 Sir Francis Drake Blvd. development, which is now under threat from well-organized opposition. I routinely walk and drive by the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Multiple injuries reported in shooting near Houston mallof stars giving birth later in life. Join us for a look at stars who have given
Multiple injuries reported in shooting near Houston mall
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
of stars giving birth later in life. Join us for a look at stars who have given birth after the age of 40. Read More » Sir Francis Drake completes his trip around the world, Nixon and Kennedy square off on TV, the Beatles release "Abbey Road," and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Multiple injuries reported in shooting near Houston mallSir Francis Drake completes his trip around the world, Nixon and Kennedy square
Multiple injuries reported in shooting near Houston mall
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
Sir Francis Drake completes his trip around the world, Nixon and Kennedy square off on TV, the Beatles release "Abbey Road," and an acting legend passes away, all on this day. Read More » Many of life's greatest indulgences bring big health... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 26nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following
September 26
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
nearby Turkish defenders and caused large fires that burned until the following day and consumed many homes. 1580: Sir Francis Drake finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth by sailing into Plymouth, England, after nearly three years, with 59... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Lessons learned pedaling from Larkspur to Mill Valleymade an offer I couldn’t refuse. He lent me a new electric bike. The task was t
Lessons learned pedaling from Larkspur to Mill Valley
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
made an offer I couldn’t refuse. He lent me a new electric bike. The task was to learn if riding from his shop on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard to our Mill Valley hillside home was as easy and speedy as he promised. The bike, a Gazelle Arroyo,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 24his recent vote in support of the deplorably designed, three-story, 16-unit apa
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 24
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
his recent vote in support of the deplorably designed, three-story, 16-unit apartment building at the Hub (754 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.). Appropriately, I asked Mr. Swaim how he squared the apparent inconsistency between his just-uttered... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Prosecutors: Drifters in Marin, SF slayings used blood-moistened cashand her sleeping bag in Angold’s possession. The bullet-pierced wallet was lat
Prosecutors: Drifters in Marin, SF slayings used blood-moistened cash
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and her sleeping bag in Angold’s possession. The bullet-pierced wallet was later found by two men on the side of Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, missing its money but still holding Carter’s shattered driver’s license and credit cards. It had... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtardisBevan Dufty, Aaron Peskin, Rafael Mandelman, Mark Sanchez, David Campos, Shanel
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
Bevan Dufty, Aaron Peskin, Rafael Mandelman, Mark Sanchez, David Campos, Shanell Williams and more. No cover. 6pm-10pm. Sir Francis Drake Hotel, 450 Powell St. www.juanitamore.com Michael Feinstein & Lorna Luft @ Feinstein's at the Nikko The piano... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
More waiting in Richmond bridge trafficthe long-closed third eastbound lane is already overdue. The nightly backup st
More waiting in Richmond bridge traffic
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
the long-closed third eastbound lane is already overdue. The nightly backup stacks up traffic onto Highway 101, along Sir Francis Drake Boulevard and on San Rafael’s streets. Reopening that East-Bay-bound lane should help, and even a minor... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 18absolutely inaudible to the human ear. And the hundreds of cars attending thes
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 18
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
absolutely inaudible to the human ear. And the hundreds of cars attending these events would improve traffic flow on Sir Francis Drake Bouelvard and surrounding roads. Yes, indeed. How could we have thought otherwise? In the neighboring marsh,... Read more
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News.com.au
Arctic searchers find second ship from doomed British expedition, HMS Terrorbeginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Arctic searchers find second ship from doomed British expedition, HMS Terror
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
beginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
"Perfect time capsule": Explorer's long-lost ship foundbeginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
"Perfect time capsule": Explorer's long-lost ship found
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
beginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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CBS News
"Perfect time capsule": Explorer's long-lost ship foundbeginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
"Perfect time capsule": Explorer's long-lost ship found
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
beginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Daily Mail
Canada finds second ship from doomed 1845 Franklin expeditionof the New World in 1492 explorers had been seeking ways to travel beyond the c
Canada finds second ship from doomed 1845 Franklin expedition
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
of the New World in 1492 explorers had been seeking ways to travel beyond the continent to reach Asia. In 1578 Sir Francis Drake sailed into the Pacific Ocean via Cape Horn, but that route was a huge detour for ships seeking to reach the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Searchers find second ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find second ship from doomed British expedition
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expedition
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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The Morning Call
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expedition
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed 1840s British expedition
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Daily Herald
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed British expedition
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wreck found in Arctic 168 years after doomed expeditionbeginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. 2 The shortcut eluded other famous
Wreck found in Arctic 168 years after doomed expedition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot's voyage in 1497. 2 The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. 3 No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. It was all... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed Franklin expeditionbeginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous ex
Searchers find 2nd ship from doomed Franklin expedition
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
beginning with John Cabot’s voyage in 1497. The shortcut eluded other famous explorers, including Henry Hudson and Francis Drake. No sea crossing was successful until Roald Amundsen of Norway completed his trip in 1903-06. The exact... Read more
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Londonist
Queen's House In Greenwich Prepares To Reopensalivating is that of the Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I. Four and a quarter ce
Queen's House In Greenwich Prepares To Reopen
Londonist / Posted 15 days ago
salivating is that of the Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I. Four and a quarter centuries old, and once belonging to Sir Francis Drake, the painting will now reside in the area of London where Elizabeth was born and played as a child.Guess... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into historya Social Credit government. Later in life, Mr. Bawlf wrote a controversial boo
Samuel Bawlf: B.C. MLA breathed new life into history
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
a Social Credit government. Later in life, Mr. Bawlf wrote a controversial book in which he made a compelling case for Sir Francis Drake having visited Vancouver Island two centuries before any other European explorer. Of course, being a British... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 11events impacts not only Marin Catholic but athletes in all surrounding schools,
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Sept. 11
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 days ago
events impacts not only Marin Catholic but athletes in all surrounding schools, including Redwood, Tamalpais and Sir Francis Drake high schools. The impact of pulling students out of class to participate in league games is in conflict with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'Council tried to seize my mum's possessions the day after she died from cancer'begging and it's seriously demeaning but I'm willing to settle on my knees and
'Council tried to seize my mum's possessions the day after she died from cancer'
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
begging and it's seriously demeaning but I'm willing to settle on my knees and physically do it for her." Read More Francis Drake from Weymouth and Portland Borough Council told the Dorset Echo he could not comment on "individual cases" but... Read more
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International Business Times
Wetherspoon posts record profit adding that the UK is better off without the EU's 'political chaos'the European Union David Davis and International Trade Secretary Liam Fox will
Wetherspoon posts record profit adding that the UK is better off without the EU's 'political chaos'
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
the European Union David Davis and International Trade Secretary Liam Fox will achieve far more for the UK by copying Francis Drake and playing bowls in Plymouth, rather than hankering after an EU agreement, although time spent in improving... Read more
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The Register
Did you stay at any of these 60 Kimpton hotels? Whelp, hackers have your card detailsall located within the US and include 70 Park Avenue Hotel in New York City, Ca
Did you stay at any of these 60 Kimpton hotels? Whelp, hackers have your card details
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
all located within the US and include 70 Park Avenue Hotel in New York City, Carlyle Hotel in Washington, DC, and the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco. If this all sounds familiar, it is because Kimpton's fate has been shared by hundreds... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
County ignoring coho-harming developmentmonth, SPAWN reported yet another unpermitted development in process directly n
County ignoring coho-harming development
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 26 days ago
month, SPAWN reported yet another unpermitted development in process directly next to San Geronimo Creek at Sir Francis Drake Boulevard in Lagunitas. SPAWN repeatedly followed up on the complaint and eventually the county sent a staff... Read more
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CNET
Malware exposes payment card data at Kimpton HotelsThe Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco is one of the Kimpton Hotels affec
Malware exposes payment card data at Kimpton Hotels
CNET / Posted 27 days ago
The Sir Francis Drake Hotel in San Francisco is one of the Kimpton Hotels affected by the malware. Kimpton Hotels has become the latest hotel operator to suffer a major data breach that may have divulged customer payment card data. The chain of US... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Here and Therestore? If the answer is all of the above, Olema, the blink-and-you-miss-it spo
Here and There
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 28 days ago
store? If the answer is all of the above, Olema, the blink-and-you-miss-it spot on the junction of Highway 1 and Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, is on the right track. It already has the Shop, an eclectic mercantile filled with designer home... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 28a moving column to read about Archie Williams in the Aug. 19 IJ. My son, Bruce
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 28
Marin Independent Journal / Posted a month ago
a moving column to read about Archie Williams in the Aug. 19 IJ. My son, Bruce, was one of Archie’s many students at Sir Francis Drake High School in the early 1970s. Archie was truly one of his heroes. Over the years, Bruce asked why he wasn’t... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Down in the valley, up on the ridgea doomed colony established on Roanoke Island by Sir Walter Raleigh, or from Mo
Down in the valley, up on the ridge
Namibia Economist / Posted 1 months ago
a doomed colony established on Roanoke Island by Sir Walter Raleigh, or from Moorish galley slaves abandoned there by Sir Francis Drake. They were sired by shipwrecked pirates or by Madoc, a 12th-century Welsh explorer. They are a lost tribe of... Read more

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