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11 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
In its fourth and final quarterly report of 2013, the UCLA Anderson Forecast asserts that the national economy is growing despite the self-inflicted wounds of the 16-day federal government shutdown and the effects of the botched rollout of the Affordable Care Act's insurance marketplace on the health care sector, which accounts for 18 percent of ... (more)
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15 hrs ago | San Francisco Chronicle
Developer Jim Rosenfeld keeps an eye on his dog in his office at the Marin County Mart in Larkspur.
19 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
* 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.
21 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal
The Ross Valley Sanitary District responded to a 59,000-gallon sewage spill from a damaged pipe near 22 Nokomis Ave. in San Anselmo.
Yesterday | SFGate
Karen Dunn adjusts 10-year-old Miles O'Crowley's costume, one of nearly 200 that were made for this year's "Nutcracker."
The beef of a group of Sonoma and Marin county ranchers is now available under the label Mindful Meats in Bay Area independent and natural food markets.
Carol Brandt, of San Rafael, has announced that she no longer plans to run for the 1st District county supervisorial seat in next year's election.
* What: The Novato Theater Company present Barbara Robinson's comedy "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," about a holiday play with an particularly rambunctious cast.
About 45,000 of California's 12 million households cumulatively earn 15 percent of the state's income, according to new tax return figures from the Franchise Tax Board.
Santa Rosa Councilwoman Erin Carlstrom, who until recently was a candidate for state Senate, now is weighing a bid for the 10th District Assembly seat held by Marc Levine.
Max Wade looks toward the courtroom audience Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, during the hearing for the verdicts to be announced.
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.
After spending three weeks on the frigid East Coast, Terry Egan and her daughter, Elena Gnatek, said Marin's cold spell isn't so bad.
At the corner of First and H Streets in Northwest Washington, the balloons were all set, hanging stories high in the cold morning air.
A California Highway Patrol officer diverts traffic as police look for a shooting suspect on Sunday in Marin City.
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.