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2 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
The Corte Madera Town Council has selected Councilman Michael Lappert as its mayor and Councilwoman Carla Condon as its vice mayor for the next year.
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6 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
San Rafael firefighters examine damage to a home on Rosal Way in Santa Venetia that burned early in the morning on Friday, Dec. 7, 2013.
Marin residents carried heavy hearts Thursday after learning that former South African president Nelson Mandela died at age 95. The beloved statesman was jailed for 27 years during the country's apartheid regime and led the unification of his country after his release.
During the holiday season, there is no shortage of opportunities to help those in need in our community.
Frost forms on a passenger window on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 in Novato, Calif. Temperature was 32 degree at 7:40 this morning.
Protesters opposed to centering future housing developments near the proposed Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit station in Larkspur demonstrated Tuesday outside Larkspur City Hall with signs such as "Stand Up For Small Towns" and "Welcome to Clogspur."
WWII glider pilot pilot Henry Beadle, 100, talks about his flying experiences at Hamilton Field History Museum on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, in Novato, Calif.
A cold front hit the Bay Area late Tuesday, dropping temperatures to around freezing and sending Marin resident to their closets to layer up.
Nina Simone was an outspoken woman who got pissed off easily. Take, for instance, the San Rafael concert in the early Seventies at which she denounced a San Francisco Chronicle critic for a negative review he'd written of a previous Bay Area performance and berated members of the audience who wouldn't stand to join her in singing "Lift Ev'ry Voice ... (more)
The San Anselmo Town Council has appointed new members to several town boards and commissions.
Davis' reputation as the leader of All Things Right and Relevant took another hit late last month when the city of San Rafael openly bragged that its new smoking ordinance was the strictest in the nation.
Congressman Jared Huffman led a bipartisan letter to the U.S. Sentencing Commission recommending a legal response to the threat posed by trespass marijuana growing operations on public property and private land.
A San Rafael man was arrested in connection with a residential burglary in Fairfax involving the alleged theft of more than $10,000 in belongings.
San Rafael prides itself for a history of helping the less fortunate that traces its roots to the 19th Century .
Freeze Warning for Marin County was issued at December 06 at 1:12PM PST