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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 11The visual aesthetics of the toll booth on the Golden Gate Bridge should not in
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 17 hours ago
The visual aesthetics of the toll booth on the Golden Gate Bridge should not influence its swift removal. — Thomas Farley, San Rafael Marin Voice column ‘enlightens’ reader Every morning for over 40 years, I’ve ritually used the IJ as a... Read more
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The Manila Times
2 school officials dead, 26 others injured as bus falls off ravine in Occidental MindoroRizal 10. Rosell Serapica 22, Binangonan Rizal 11. Jackie Pascu, 22 Binangona
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Rizal 10. Rosell Serapica 22, Binangonan Rizal 11. Jackie Pascu, 22 Binangonan Rizal 12. Nathan Francis Esguerra 20, San Rafael Rodriguez Binangonan 13. Karl Ryel Valle, 20, Binangonan Rizal 14. Jake Bagon, 22, Payatas Quezon 15.Joven... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Prep roundup: Drake wrestling places well at San Marin’s Green and Gold220) also placed for the Pirates, who finished with 81 team points. Tam finishe
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
220) also placed for the Pirates, who finished with 81 team points. Tam finished 10th, San Marin 17th, Terra Linda 18th, San Rafael 25th and Novato 27th among MCAL teams. Tam placed in the top 10 despite only taking six wrestlers. Rezin Harris... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Saturday’s resultswomen’s basketball Dominican 82, Fresno Pacific 62 Prep boys basketball St.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
women’s basketball Dominican 82, Fresno Pacific 62 Prep boys basketball St. Mary’s (Berkeley) 61, Marin Catholic 42 San Rafael 57, Sonoma Valley 42 San Domenico 58, PEGS (Australia) 44 Prep girls basketball Marin Catholic 37, Woodside... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
George Russell: A San Rafael minority group’s wishLatino residents of San Rafael said they support the idea of City Council distr
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
Latino residents of San Rafael said they support the idea of City Council district elections because it would offer them better representation, stronger involvement with government and more of a voice. “Civic engagement is a challenge for all of us,”... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Time for Ritter Center’s planned changesRitter Center’s plan to relocate its main hub for homeless services out of down
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
Ritter Center’s plan to relocate its main hub for homeless services out of downtown San Rafael answers a constant criticism it has garnered from the City Council. The council has not been shy about complaining about Ritter’s operations and for being... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
COM men lose close one at Foothill tourneyWalker added eight points for the Giants (5-2) and Kylie Horstmeyer scored six.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Walker added eight points for the Giants (5-2) and Kylie Horstmeyer scored six. • Libby Davis scored 12 points as the San Rafael girls basketball team topped St. Helena, 54-21, late Thursday night. Davis also added six rebounds and four... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
How bowl-bound Marin Catholic became football dynastywho turned heads as an assistant for the then-dominant Novato program and as he
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
who turned heads as an assistant for the then-dominant Novato program and as head coach for a resource-starved program at San Rafael, worked as Peralta’s assistant coach in 2008. He has coached Marin Catholic for eight seasons, guiding the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Mill Valley: Redwoods retirement home hires CEOfor Technion-Israel’s university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint ha
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
for Technion-Israel’s university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint has been hired at HL Commercial Real Estate in San Rafael, joining the sales and leasing team. Flint has 20 years of experience in investment sales and leasing. Movers and... Read more
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CNET
Teen hipsters discover joys of analog photographyof the appeal." San Francisco-area businesses have detected similar trends. Ju
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
of the appeal." San Francisco-area businesses have detected similar trends. Judy Hurwitz, who has owned Marin Filmworks in San Rafael, Calif. with her husband Leon since 1995, says the re-adoption of analog is noticeable. Her business, she said,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 9end. — Jeff Saperstein, Mill Valley Transit center could benefit from partner
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
end. — Jeff Saperstein, Mill Valley Transit center could benefit from partnership The plan to build a new downtown San Rafael transit center is a perfect opportunity for a public/private partnership, as with the San Francisco Ferry... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Friday, Saturdayat Fresno Pacific: 2:30 p.m., Fresno HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL Branson vs.
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 2 days ago
at Fresno Pacific: 2:30 p.m., Fresno HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL Branson vs. Pacific Grove: 1:30 p.m., Pacific Grove San Rafael at Sonoma Valley: 7:30 p.m., Sonoma HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL Marin Catholic vs. Woodside Priory: 9 a.m.,... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Federal lawmakers push new east-west bridge across San Francisco Bayhighways on both sides of the Bay." There are currently four east-to-west brid
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
highways on both sides of the Bay." There are currently four east-to-west bridges crossing the Bay, including the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge that connects the San Rafael area to Richmond along Interstate Highway 580, the Bay Bridge that connects... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Mill Valley’s the Redwoods retirement home hires CEOfor Technion-Israel’s university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint ha
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
for Technion-Israel’s university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint has been hired at HL Commercial Real Estate in San Rafael, joining the sales and leasing team. Flint has 20 years of experience in investment sales and leasing. Movers and... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Mill Valley’s the Redwoods retirement community hires new CEOpremier university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint has been hired a
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
premier university of science and technology. Carol Ann Flint has been hired at HL Commercial Real Estate in San Rafael joining the sales and leasing team. Flint has 20 years of experience in investment sales and leasing. Movers and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Whole Foods opens lower-priced 365 market in Concord this weekis effectively outsourcing these to Urban Remedy and Next Level Burger. Next L
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
is effectively outsourcing these to Urban Remedy and Next Level Burger. Next Level Burger, a plant-based burger chain. San Rafael-based Urban Remedy, whose kiosks containing juices and prepared dishes can be found in more than two dozen Whole... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 8long ... its contents had been subjected to intensive debate and scrutiny in bo
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
long ... its contents had been subjected to intensive debate and scrutiny in both houses of Congress.” — Stephen Schmid, San Rafael Republicans’ tax bill is an ‘atrocity’ Recent letter writer Richard Cairns dishonestly characterized Sen. Kamala... Read more
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Pilipino Star
9 elementary students fall ill after dengue shotsfever while attending classes only last Wednesday. The rest have been ill start
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
fever while attending classes only last Wednesday. The rest have been ill starting a week ago. At least one has remained at San Rafael Hospital while another was brought to an albularyo, but I told the parents to bring the child to the doctor,”... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Thursday, Friday3:30 p.m., Antioch Terra Linda at Wallenberg: 3:30 p.m., San Francisco Branso
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
3:30 p.m., Antioch Terra Linda at Wallenberg: 3:30 p.m., San Francisco Branson at Leadership: 5:30 p.m., San Francisco San Rafael at St. Helena: 8:30 p.m., St. Helena HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SOCCER Marin Academy vs. Jesuit: 3 p.m., Marin... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin Academy girls, Marin Catholic boys basketball teams dominateand Sean McDevitt and Jacob Minty contributed nine points apiece. • Daniel Rit
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
and Sean McDevitt and Jacob Minty contributed nine points apiece. • Daniel Ritthaler scored 11 points to lead the San Rafael boys basketball team to a 59-48 win over Elsie Allen in Santa Rosa Tuesday night. Jonny Rank and Keaton Flores... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Arts eventsvocal ensemble performs their Wintersongs concert series. Dec. 7, Holy Cross Ch
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
vocal ensemble performs their Wintersongs concert series. Dec. 7, Holy Cross Church, Santa Cruz. Dec. 9, Osher Marin JCC, San Rafael. Dec. 10, Arts at St Bedes, Menlo Park. Dec. 15, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Oakland. Dec. 16, Old First Church,... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Boys soccer: Terra Linda, San Rafael battle to a stalemateTerra Linda’s Leo Maso (20) runs along side Robert Simkins as they celebrate Ma
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Terra Linda’s Leo Maso (20) runs along side Robert Simkins as they celebrate Maso’s goal against San Rafael in Larkspur on Wednesday. Alan Dep — Marin Independent Journal San Rafael and Terra Linda added another chapter to one of the best rivalries... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin is slow to accept the will of voters on marijuanaincludes 77 percent of the voters in Sausalito and Fairfax, 61 percent in Belve
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
includes 77 percent of the voters in Sausalito and Fairfax, 61 percent in Belvedere, 66 percent in Tiburon, 68 percent in San Rafael and 64 percent in Novato. Even in Ross, Proposition 64 got a nearly 60 percent majority. Countywide, Proposition... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 7his voting record Assemblyman Marc Levine is the most self-aggrandizing politi
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
his voting record Assemblyman Marc Levine is the most self-aggrandizing politician I’ve ever met. When he had been on the San Rafael City Council not quite one year, he met me at a city retirement party for a long-serving employee. He was asking... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
MCAL soccer: Redwood girls bounce back against Drakeby Reilly Johnson. • Lauren Brunel and Jenna Evans scored first-half goals to
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
by Reilly Johnson. • Lauren Brunel and Jenna Evans scored first-half goals to lead Terra Linda to a 2-0 victory against San Rafael (4-3-0, 0-2-0) in a game played at Redwood High. Ivana Maldonado and Yuliana Velazquez had assists for the Trojans... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Wednesday, ThursdayMarin at Marin Catholic: 3:15 p.m., Kentfield Tam at Novato: 3:15 p.m., Novato
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Marin at Marin Catholic: 3:15 p.m., Kentfield Tam at Novato: 3:15 p.m., Novato Drake at Redwood: 3:15 p.m., Larkspur San Rafael at Terra Linda: 3:15 p.m., San Rafael Thursday’s local events HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL Red Brown Tournament:... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Strike teams from Bay Area fire departments responding to Ventura fireburned more than 45,000 acres of brush in Ventura County. Ten engines comprisi
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
burned more than 45,000 acres of brush in Ventura County. Ten engines comprising 44 firefighters from Marin County Fire, San Rafael, Ross Valley, and Tiburon left this morning, Marin County Fire Battalion Chief Bret McTigue said. "We expect more... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 6regardless of the negative effect those policies may have on you, and the word
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 5 days ago
regardless of the negative effect those policies may have on you, and the word is not “hypocritical.” — Tom Short, San Rafael ‘Snapshot’ interview portrays different India In her Dec. 3 “Sunday Snapshot” interview with Marin... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin Catholic dominates all-MCAL football teamsKellen Whetstone and Miles Kelly all scored in Marin Academy’s 3-2 victory over
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Kellen Whetstone and Miles Kelly all scored in Marin Academy’s 3-2 victory over Branson on Monday. Offseason signing The San Rafael Pacifics hired Napa native Heather Luna to serve as assistant general manager, the independent minor-league club... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin’s ‘housing crisis on steroids’ focus of San Rafael forumhas on racial equity in Marin. About 150 people turned out for the morning mee
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
has on racial equity in Marin. About 150 people turned out for the morning meeting at the Embassy Suites hotel in San Rafael. The Marin Communications Forum is a group of communications staffers from local agencies, organizations and... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
San Rafael transit center planning must engage publicSan Rafael city leaders and Golden Gate Bridge district officials face an oppor
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
San Rafael city leaders and Golden Gate Bridge district officials face an opportunity to build a new downtown transit center that could become a local centerpiece. If done right, in the right location and designed to meet the changing demands of... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 5in all three branches of the government. It is up to us now to ensure that the
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
in all three branches of the government. It is up to us now to ensure that their worst fears come true. — David Hirzel, San Rafael San Francisco should be held responsible State Sen. Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, thinks the sanctuary policy... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Celebrate people’s success at turning their lives aroundto attend our annual Wall of Change event at 3 p.m. Dec. 13 in the Board of Sup
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
to attend our annual Wall of Change event at 3 p.m. Dec. 13 in the Board of Supervisors’ chambers at the Civic Center in San Rafael. Please join me and other leaders of Marin’s justice system in celebrating the people who have overcome serious... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Millennials, go on a walk in Muir Woods, more101 Surf Sports: 115 Third St., San Rafael; 415-524-8492; 101surfsports.com. On
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
101 Surf Sports: 115 Third St., San Rafael; 415-524-8492; 101surfsports.com. Ongoing: Lessons and equipment for stand-up paddling, surfing, windsurfing and kiteboarding weekends. Prices vary. Bay Area Discovery Museum: 557 McReynolds Road, Fort... Read more
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Sun Star
2 men shot by 5 others after drinking sessionTWO men were shot by five men on board a multicab on Sunday afternoon, December
Sun Star / Posted 7 days ago
TWO men were shot by five men on board a multicab on Sunday afternoon, December 3, in Barangay San Rafael, Barili, Cebu. No one was hit from the suspects' targets-Ramil Villardar, 32, and Jeffrey Ricaplaza, 19. Police Officer 3 John Robert Sacan,... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
About 600 customers in San Rafael without power, 1,800 restoredSAN RAFAEL, Calif. (BCN) - About 600 electric customers in San Rafael are witho
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 days ago
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (BCN) - About 600 electric customers in San Rafael are without power tonight in an outage that initially affected nearly 2,400, a PG&E spokeswoman said. As of 8:07 p.m., a majority of the 616 customers without power are in the... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Women’s Swimming & Diving Concludes Big Al Invite in Second Place(2:04.80), respectively. The Bears went 2-3 and took fifth through seventh in
Brown University Athletics / Posted 7 days ago
(2:04.80), respectively. The Bears went 2-3 and took fifth through seventh in the 100 freestyle. Junior Maddie Salesky (San Rafael, Calif.) led the group with a second place finish at 49.43, which is second-best all-time at Brown, while freshman... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Girls soccer: Team-by-team preview capsules for MCAL, Marin Academyplayoff game last year, Drake, which figures to have one of the stingiest defen
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
playoff game last year, Drake, which figures to have one of the stingiest defenses in the league, and rapidly improving San Rafael. But maybe Drake coach Conrad Gregory best summed up the outlook for the league season. “It’s hard to say who... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 4prefer the golf course remain and the county approve construction of low-income
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
prefer the golf course remain and the county approve construction of low-income senior housing on the site. ­— Mike Allen, San Rafael Democrats get a taste of their own medicine The U.S. Senate just passed President Donald Trump’s tax reform... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Saturday’s results56 Prep boys soccer Drake 3, Marin Catholic 1 Redwood 4, Tam 2 Terra Linda
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
56 Prep boys soccer Drake 3, Marin Catholic 1 Redwood 4, Tam 2 Terra Linda 0, Branson 0 San Marin 3, Justin-Siena 3 San Rafael 2, Novato 0 Prep girls soccer Tam 4, Redwood 0 Branson 2, Terra Linda 0 Marin Catholic 1, Drake 1 San Marin... Read more
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Daily Mail
Margot Robbie puts on a sideshow at San Rafael screening of I, TonyaWhite hot! Margot Robbie puts on a sideshow in halter jumpsuit at San Rafael sc
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
White hot! Margot Robbie puts on a sideshow in halter jumpsuit at San Rafael screening of I, Tonya Margot Robbie put on quite a sideshow in her eccentric halter jumpsuit while attending a sold-out screening of her film I, Tonya in San Rafael on... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Prep roundup: Tam girls soccer team opens league with a bangfor the Wildcats (0-0-1, 0-0-1) • Novato’s Erin Brown scored the game’s only g
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
for the Wildcats (0-0-1, 0-0-1) • Novato’s Erin Brown scored the game’s only goal as the Hornets (1-0-1, 1-0-0) edged San Rafael (4-2-0, 0-1-0) for a 1-0 victory. • Lauren Houlihan got San Marin (1-1-0, 1-0-0) off to a winning start in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Dec. 3we are paying for their bad behavior, we need to know why and make some signifi
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
we are paying for their bad behavior, we need to know why and make some significant changes is policy. — Sheila Fontaine, San Rafael Novato schools and our rising taxes Are you kidding me? Those were the words out of my mouth when I read above... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
For too many, it’s hard making ends meet in MarinMarin Communications Forum, “Making Ends Meet in Marin,” on Monday, Dec. 4, 9-1
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Marin Communications Forum, “Making Ends Meet in Marin,” on Monday, Dec. 4, 9-10:30 a.m., at the Embassy Suites Hotel in San Rafael. The speakers will be: Cynthia Murray, president and CEO of the North Bay Leadership Council; Robin Sternberg, CEO... Read more
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The Manila Times
Free septic tank cleaning this month587 to 636 in Sampaloc, Manila; Acacia, Longos, Potrero, Tinajeros and Tugatog
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
587 to 636 in Sampaloc, Manila; Acacia, Longos, Potrero, Tinajeros and Tugatog in Malabon City; North Bay Boulevard-South, San Rafael Village and Tanza in Navotas City; Baesa, Bahay Toro, Payatas, Santa Monica, Sauyo, Talipapa and Tandang Sora in... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Saturday’s local events COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL Notre Dame de Namur at Dominican: 4
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
’s local events COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL Notre Dame de Namur at Dominican: 4 p.m., San Rafael COLLEGE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL Notre Dame de Namur at Dominican: 2 p.m., San Rafael HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL Ladycat Classic: Redwood vs.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
All of California’s House members team up to ask for fire relief fundsCountry fire areas and saw “first hand the extent of the damage this fire did,”
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Country fire areas and saw “first hand the extent of the damage this fire did,” Adams-Falconer said. Rep. Jared Huffman, D-San Rafael, whose district extends from the Golden Gate to the Oregon border, welcomed the bi-partisan effort. “In the wake... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Southern Marin Broncos headed to Pop Warner nationalsthe first team from its program to compete in nationals since 2009. The team co
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
the first team from its program to compete in nationals since 2009. The team consists of 12- and 13-year-olds who live in San Rafael and south of that in the county. The Broncos open play against the East Manatee Bulldogs of Florida on Monday and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Violent Bay Area robber gets 30-year prison termA man who robbed three victims in San Rafael — including a 63-year-old Terra Li
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
A man who robbed three victims in San Rafael — including a 63-year-old Terra Linda woman he beat unconscious with a gun — was sentenced Thursday to more than 30 years in prison. Paris Kurt Ragland Jr., 32, committed the crimes in September 2015. He... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Letter writer: Golf course deal an example of district electionsfact, it’s a detriment, since most people solely make the drive out there to pl
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 9 days ago
fact, it’s a detriment, since most people solely make the drive out there to play golf. People from Novato, Sausalito and San Rafael are not going to drive to San Geronimo to go for a hike. There is plenty of opportunity for that in their... Read more
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