San Rafael Info

San Rafael, California is located in Marin County. Zip codes in San Rafael, CA include 94901, 94915, and 94912. The median home price in San Rafael is $795,000 which is roughly $464/per square foot. More San Rafael information.

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50 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael residents urge city to move forward with SMART quiet zones

San Rafael Mayor Gary Phillips chats with San Rafael resident Janet Shirley before a meeting about SMART train quiet zones at the San Rafael Community Center in San Rafael on Wednesday.

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4 hrs ago | SFGate

The new Doc Ricketts: dinner with the show

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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8 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael man sentenced for seven-year sexual abuse of girl

A San Rafael man who molested his girlfriend's daughter for some seven years before impregnating her at age 15 was sentenced Wednesday to nearly 24 years in prison.

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12 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Deva Premal & Miten's Mantras For Life Tour Announced

For nearly two decades, audiences around the world have flocked to performances by the beloved mantra singers Deva Premal & Miten with their rapturous Nepali flute maestro, Manose.

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17 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

Marin housing plan: 10 sites, 502 dwellings

A housing plan allowing development of at least 502 dwellings in Marin's unincorporated areas has the blessing of county planners and will be forwarded to state officials for preliminary review.

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21 hrs ago | Patch.com

Marin Housing Density Bill Heads to Governor's Desk

A Marin County-sponsored bill that would recognize the County and two of its cities as suburban rather than metropolitan for the purposes of future housing densities will be placed on the desk of Governor Jerry Brown following its approval last Thursday in the California Senate and Assembly concurrence Friday.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Assembly narrowly passes bill to mark toy guns

After debating whether it would protect harmless civilians or confuse police officers, the California Assembly on Tuesday narrowly passed legislation requiring toy guns to be brightly colored.

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Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael considers leasing Beach Park to Terrapin Crossroads restaurant

The city of San Rafael looks to get rid of park responsibilities of Beach Park in the Canal by leasing it to Terrapin Crossroads.

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Marin Independent Journal

Where need exists, work underway in Marin to shore up public buildings

In the wake of Sunday's 6.0-magnitude earthquake in Napa, work is underway to shore up some of Marin's oldest, most vulnerable government buildings, while many others are already in good shape seismically, officials said Tuesday.

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Marin Independent Journal

Ceres Community Project of Marin will host San Rafael fundraiser

The Ceres Community Project of Marin will host a garden party fundraiser from 3 to 6 p.m. Sept.

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Marin Independent Journal

AgeSong looking for seniors for San Rafael discussion groups

AgeSong, a lively discussion group for seniors 65 and older, is accepting participants for two new groups that will begin meeting Sept.

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Patch.com

North Bay Business Offering Discounts for Leak Detection After Quake

Like aftershocks, the impacts of Sunday's 6.0-magnitude earthquake are being felt long after the quake itself.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Road washouts to get fixed, finally

SANTA CRUZ >> More than three years after torrents of rain triggered slides that took out parts of several rural roads, the county is finally getting to work on repairing them.

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Marin Independent Journal

After close call in North Bay quake, Marin turns to preparation

Emergency services manager Chris Reilly looks through emergency preparedness bags Monday at the Marin County Office of Emergency Services in San Rafael.

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Marin Independent Journal

Body changes presentation planned at Whistlestop in San Rafael

Whistlestop will host a free body changes presentation at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28 at the senior center, 930 Tamalpais Ave. Marin County Department of Health and Human Services staff will make a presentation about pain management and adjusting to body changes as people age.

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Marin Independent Journal

Rotary Club will host Guatemala Youth Marimba Band in San Rafael

The Marin Evening Rotary club will host a free performance by the Guatemala Youth Marimba Band from 6 to 7 p.m. Sept.

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The Business Journal

Marinnovation 2014 set for Sept. 16 in San Rafael

Marinnovation 2014, an event set for Sept. 16 in San Rafael, aims to cultivate design, innovation and entrepreneurship in technology.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Editorial: Flying our flag is not reason for political divide

Dean Morris stands next to the flag he flies daily outside his Peacock Gap neighborhood home in San Rafael on Thursday.

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Marin Independent Journal

Tourist Club fundraiser on Mt. Tam benefits homeless children

Andrew Marks, 6, of San Rafael tries to get his father to keep adding syrup during a pancake breakfast Sunday at the Tourist Club on Mt.

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Marin Independent Journal

San Rafael plans three meetings on SMART quiet zones

With the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit train expected to roll into San Rafael in 2016, city officials are holding meetings to discuss whether residents want to petition for quiet zones.

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