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2015/04/24 13:03
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DEAR JOAN: Paper wasps are nesting in my wonderful, never-have-to-clean gutters. Never clean means that there is no easy way to get inside to remove the nests. The gutter company doesn't deal with...
2015/04/24 13:03
2015/04/24 13:03
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2015/04/22 20:45
2015/04/22 20:45
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Officials with the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District said they found a dead bird Monday in Menlo Park that tested positive for West Nile virus. According to the district, the bird...
2015/04/22 07:57
2015/04/22 07:57
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The closing of the Marin History Museum has become a fiasco. The museum nonprofit’s board couldn’t make a go of the institution despite virtually free rent. The city of San Rafael generously leased...
2015/04/18 08:05
2015/04/18 08:05
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Our warmer-than-usual winter has a pesky side effect: mosquito season is already in full swing. "We're catching about three times what we normally get for this time of year," said Jeremy Wittie,...
2015/04/17 17:57
2015/04/17 17:57
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Lucas housing plan meets a Marin need We should be grateful that George Lucas can help meet the need for 224 affordable housing units in Marin County. No doubt there will be some voices who will...
2015/04/15 21:56
2015/04/15 21:56
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April 14 The Fresno Bee: Fresno Police Department is on the right track Trust between residents and police officers is the foundation of a safe city. People must trust that officers will treat them...
2015/04/14 20:57
2015/04/14 20:57
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Support for family farming in coast zone I wanted to respond to Peter Martinelli’s April 9 Marin Voice column because he mischaracterizes the Environmental Action Committee of West Marin’s...
2015/04/14 19:57
2015/04/14 19:57
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Wednesday is the final day of voting in the Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District fee election. That may not sound exciting, but before you turn the page consider the bizarre nature of...
2015/04/13 21:57
2015/04/13 21:57
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The Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and Vector Control District was formed to clean up a mess. Marin was growing, more houses were being built and more people were being bothered by mosquitoes, which were known...
2015/04/12 16:22
2015/04/12 16:22
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Landowners facing the biggest bite from a proposed Marin mosquito tax have a leg up on deciding its fate because the more parcels they own, the more votes they get. The premise of a tax planned by...
2015/04/01 20:57
2015/04/01 20:57
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Voice columnist missing some facts Ford Greene’s March 27 Marin Voice column titled “Mosquito vote structure is fair, but full disclosure is needed,” contained at least three factual...
2015/03/30 14:46
2015/03/30 14:46
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SAN JOSE -- Three dead crows have tested positive for West Nile virus in Santa Clara County, and Vector Control officials said Friday that they serve as an alert for residents to go into...
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2015/03/29 19:57
2015/03/29 19:57
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Mosquito measure deserves ‘no’ vote Marin taxpayers do not have to face a Hobson’s choice of either paying the mosquito tax or getting stung. The Marin/Sonoma Vector Control District has ample...
2015/03/27 14:46
2015/03/27 14:46
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Sylmar, CA - (FOX 11 / CNS) A sample of mosquitoes collected in Sylmar has tested positive for West Nile virus, the first such result in the state this year, authorities said Thursday. The sample of...
2015/03/26 20:02
2015/03/26 20:02
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After hearing a growing number of complaints about Eastern fox squirrels, Riverside officials voted Tuesday to allow residents to trap or kill the bushy-tailed tree dwellers. City rules previously...
2015/03/26 17:57
2015/03/26 17:57
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Dick Spotswood both missed the mark and hit the bull’s eye in his column, “Reasons why mosquito district tax should bug voters” (March 15). He observed the voting protocol employed by the...
2015/03/23 07:35
2015/03/23 07:35
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A local governmental agency tasked with controlling mosquito-borne disease is asking property owners for additional tax revenue to pay for essential services. But some critics, including one of the...
Phil Smith
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2015/03/21 21:57
2015/03/21 21:57
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Fatal flaw in mosquito election procedure? Add another defect to the list of flaws detailed in Dick Spotswood’s March 15 column on the balloting procedure being used by the Marin/Sonoma Mosquito and...
2015/03/19 13:03
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DEAR JOAN: I have a mystery I hope you can solve. Yesterday when I got up, I noticed three or four dead bees along the back of my sofa, which backs up to a bay window at the front of my house. Then I...
2015/04/24 13:03
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