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1 min ago | Patch.com
Looking to make Miller Avenue safer for everyone who uses it, the City of Mill Valley is set to test back-in angled parking along one stretch of the roadway, starting this week. The restriping is one of a number of interim improvements the City is making in advance of its comprehensive Miller Avenue Streetscape Project overhaul of the roadway beginning in 2015.
4 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Having a working olive press inside a restaurant is an unusual way to draw customers but given that the idea was the brainchild of Frantoio owner Christine Zecca, who produced olive oil from a grove of over 12,000 trees on her family's property in Chianti, it all makes sense. In Tuscany, dining among olive trees and grape vines while drinking the wine and using the oil in the food is all part of the romance.
A cyclist and walker go past a caution sign on the multi-use path adjacent to Bayfront Park in Mill Valley on Friday. In the wake of a bicycle-pedestrian collision on Mill Valley's multiuse path that left a 9-year-old boy with severe head and internal injuries earlier this month, city and county officials continue to work on preventing a repeat of the incident.
In an effort to better serve the Mill Valley community, the Building Division has recently made a number of changes to building inspection, development review and construction oversight processes. With the intention to better streamline these processes, the Building Division has made changes to its hours of operation and services, which will go into effect Monday, September 29, 2014.
Outrage continues over the incident on the Mill Valley-Sausalito multi-use path in which two fourth-graders were struck and injured by a cyclist. So far, more than 1,350 citizens have signed an online petition demanding that the path's 15 mph limit be strictly enforced.
One month after the passing of Robin Williams , the legendary comedian and actor and longtime Mill Valley fixture, hundreds of cyclists gathered at Blackie's Pasture on Sunday morning to begin "Robin's Ride," a jaunt around the famed Paradise Loop ride that Williams loved to do himself for years. The event was organized by the Marin County Bicycle Coalition and featured brief speeches by Coalition Director Jim Elias and famed American cyclist and commentator Bob Roll.
This house at 100 Obertz Lane in Novato is the largest single-family home in Marin County. The 18,495 square foot house features seven bedrooms and 10 bathrooms on 17.32 acres and has just sold for $5.05 million.
A Ross lawyer awaiting trial on drug and counterfeiting charges was arraigned on new charges of using a stolen credit card at a Greenbrae gas station. Deron Adam Kartoon, 47, received the additional charges based on a police investigation in Colma, said prosecutor Sean Kensinger.
Marin actor, voice-over artist and author Peter Coyote lends his authoritative voice to Ken Burns' seven-part "The Roosevelts," which starts at 8 p.m. Sunday. Photo: Craig Hudson, The Chronicle Peter Coyote recently moved into a quiet apartment in Marin County and is on his way to becoming a Zen master.
Cyclists and pedestrians make their way through an area of warning signs along the Multi-Use Path adjacent to Bayfront Park in Mill Valley on Friday. People in Mill Valley are saying it was an accident waiting to happen.
This house at 100 Obertz Lane in Novato is the largest single-family home in Marin County. The 18,495-square-foot house features seven bedrooms and 10 bathrooms on 17.32 acres and just sold for 5.05 million.
Saxophonist Richard Howell opens up a Marin Board of Supervisors meeting as the board discusses affordable housing policies on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in San Rafael, Calif.
The 37th Mill Valley Film Festival , an 11-day showcase of the best in international and American independent film, takes place October 2 to 12, 2014, in Mill Valley, California. The festival is presented by the California Film Institute .
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:37 am
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