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2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Tammi Clark as "Ladytbug" puts on her gloves before the curtain opens for "James and the Giant Peach" at Marin Center on Sunday, Mar. 9, 2014, in San Rafael, Calif.
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3 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Some 30 Marin doctors received more than $500,000 in payments from 10 pharmaceutical companies in 2011 and 2012, according to a report by an independent, nonprofit news organization.
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Phil Lesh & Friends continued a four-night stand at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, CA last night.
11 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
Ethan Young and Nick Mosher and Quinn Civic had the low rounds for the Red-tailed Hawks.
THE GREATEST THREAT to life and property in Marin is wildland fire. Originating at an inaccessible location, an out-of-control fire would be a catastrophe on a windy, dry day.
In this IJ archive photo, Peter Smith, left, and Nakija Mills start up the incline during a hike on the Tenderfoot Trail in Mill Valley.
As San Rafael police try to stem an alarming wave of violent crimes and shootings in recent weeks, a team of Marin County law enforcement officers cracked down on known gang members Friday night, searching their houses, stopping their cars and frisking them on the street, making five arrests for suspected probation violations, including drug ... (more)
Water Use MMWD is asking its customers voluntarily to reduce water use by 25%. Here are some ways to reduce your water use: A· Turn off the water when you are brushing teeth or shaving and you can save 10 gallons per person per day.
Brett Richards, the former Ross Valley Sanitary District Manager accused of misappropriating a $350,000 housing loan, makes his first appearance in Marin Superior Court on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013 in front on Judge Terrance Boren in San Rafael, Calif.
Sansin eco-friendly stains are available in a variety colors at Marin Color Service in Novato and San Rafael.
Jose Edimber Rivera Hernandez, 33, was charged Friday with a misdemeanor charge of lewd conduct in public, said Deputy District Attorney Kevin O'Hara.
The leadership is changing at Guide Dogs for the Blind in San Rafael after a reorganization of the nonprofit and subsequent layoffs prompted supporters to push for new management.
A male was found dead in the lobby of the Embassy Suites hotel in San Rafael early this morning, police said.
Whistlestop's Jackson Cafe will hold a St. Patrick's Day Luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. March 17 at the cafe, 930 Tamalpais Ave. There will be live Irish dance music by the "Gas Men" from noon to 1 p.m. and lunch will be a traditional Irish feast.
A San Rafael shopkeeper accused of selling methamphetamine out of his store made his initial court appearance Thursday as authorities confirmed that one of his employees was also arrested.
Saint Raphael director of development Susan Todaro, left, and former Saint Raphael curator Teri Todaro take a look at one of the twelve newly restored paintings of the church in San Rafael, Calif.