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San Rafael residents will get a chance to share the fruits of that labor at Saturday's Renaissance Marin Holiday Marketplace .
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At Mill Street, a year around facility in San Rafael run by Homeward Bound of Marin , all 55 beds were occupied this week.
About a week ago, a Christmas tree appeared on the water near San Rafael's Glenwood neighborhood, prompting smiles and pullover photo-ops for passersby.
Ofelia Fischman stands with Veteran's Service Officer Sean Stephens in his office on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in San Rafael, Calif.
A petition drive to limit county supervisors to 12 years in office was launched this weekend in an effort spearheaded by conservative activists.
Freezing temperatures were forecast through midweek following the coldest day of the year in Marin as the thermometer dipped to 19 degrees at Gnoss Field in Novato.
FOR A SIXTH YEAR, Marin churches and synagogues are playing host to homeless men and women, providing them with a couple of meals and a warmer and safer place to sleep than on the street or in a makeshift camp in open lands.
Oral arguments in an appeal challenging county approval of the Dutra Materials asphalt plant just south of Petaluma will be heard next month in San Francisco.
Harold Valceschini, 84, hits practice balls at Marin Tennis Club on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, in San Rafael, Calif.
Carla Pronzini, left, jokes with sisters Nona Suhrke and Ruthe McAllister at Pronzini's Christmas tree lot on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Petaluma, Calif.
A bicyclist makes his way along the Cal Park Hill Tunnel multi-use pathway toward Larkspur Landing in Larkspur, Calif.
The Ross Valley Sanitary District responded to a 59,000-gallon sewage spill from a damaged pipe near 22 Nokomis Ave. in San Anselmo.
The district attorney's office has dismissed charges against two San Rafael residents who were arrested along with a suspected bank robber last month.
* Do it: Osher Marin Jewish Community Center, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael; 444-8000; www.marinjcc.org ; www.thebuddyclub.com * What: The inaugural Marin Chinese Cultural Association Film Festival showcases new works by local filmmakers.
Fans of Marin's French Market held on Sundays in the spring and summer will be happy to know the Indoor Antique Market is open this weekend for your treasure-hunting pleasure.
Freeze Warning for Marin County was issued at December 10 at 9:08PM PST