Marin County

Drakes Bay, Point Reyes National Seashore (National Park Service)

Rip Currents Caused By Swell Prompts Warning For Beachgoers

The National Weather Service is warning beachgoers of hazardous conditions such as rip currents along south facing beaches in Marin and Santa Cruz counties.

07/29/2015

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Marin County Man Swimming Historic Route From SF To Farallon Islands

A Marin County man is close to becoming the first to swim solo from San Francisco to the Farallon Islands.

07/29/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed After Colliding With Dump Truck Near San Rafael

A motorcyclist was killed Thursday afternoon when he collided with a dump truck in unincorporated Marin County near San Rafael, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

07/23/2015

Music Store (credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Best Music Shops In The Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area, with an entire musical genre born and breed in the 60’s, has produced modern acts such as Metallica and Green Day, with some of the best musicians residing including guitar virtuosos Joe Satriani and Carlos Santana, so it is with little surprise some of the best music stores in California, if not the nation, live in the Bay Area.

07/13/2015

A look at the Presidio Parkway hours before it was scheduled to open to traffic. (CBS)

New Presidio Parkway Reopens Hours Ahead Of Schedule

The new Presidio Parkway in San Francisco reopened moments after 9 p.m. Sunday night, nearly eight hours ahead of schedule.

07/12/2015

Steven Deschler (Novato High School)

Novato High School Track & Field Coach Arrested For Alleged Sexual Relationship With 17-Year-Old

A 64-year-old track and field coach at Novato High School has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old minor, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.

07/03/2015

Muir Beach

Passenger Fined $5K By Coast Guard For Jumping Off Boat Near Muir Beach

The Coast Guard issued a $5,000 fine to a passenger who jumped from the fishing vessel Bass Tub into the waters off Muir Beach in Marin County last Monday.

06/30/2015

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

When You Can Expect To See Waldo Tunnel Renamed After Robin Williams

Almost a year after his death, the rainbow tunnel that connects San Francisco with Marin County will soon be named after actor and comedian Robin Williams.

06/30/2015

GG Bridge Traffic

Golden Gate Bridge Toll Going Up A Quarter This Wednesday

Tolls on the Golden Gate Bridge are increasing by a quarter starting this Wednesday as part of a five-year-plan to cover costs for the new movable median barrier.

06/29/2015

Visitors walk along a path of Coastal Redwood trees at Muir Woods National Monument on August 20, 2013 in Mill Valley, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Reservation System Proposed For Visitors To Muir Woods

A reservation system for the park could be in place within two years, if approved by Marin County Supervisors.

06/18/2015

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