Marin County

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Double Quakes On San Andreas Fault Send Quivers Through Marin Coast

Double earthquakes registering a 2.2 and 2.4 magnitude gently shook the Marin coast along the San Andreas fault Thursday evening.

04/30/2015

Petaluma Burglary

Burglar Gets Cozy At Petaluma Home With Tater Tots And Naptime

Police say a would-be burglar was sidetracked by snack and naptime Thursday afternoon, heating up some tater tots and then taking a snooze on the sofa of the house he broke into.

04/24/2015

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

Plan To Rename Tunnel After Robin Williams Passes State Assembly

The bill by Assemblyman Marc Levine now heads to the Senate’s Transportation Committee.

04/23/2015

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Body Of Third Missing Marin County Fisherman Found Wednesday

A Sonoma County sheriff’s helicopter crew on Wednesday found the body of one of the two men who remained missing after a fishing boat overturned on the rocks near Tomales Point in Marin County last week.

04/23/2015

Freitas Memorial Gymnasium at Marin Catholic High School in Kentfield, CA.  (Wikimedia Commons)

5 Nuns From Marin Catholic High School Walk Out Of Class In Protest Of Gay Rights Group

The five nuns walked out last Friday to protest the sponsors of a program intended to protect gay and lesbian teens from bullying.

04/22/2015

George Lucas (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

George Lucas Planning Payback With Massive Affordable Housing Project On His Marin County Land

After George Lucas ran into a buzzsaw of opposition from his wealthy Marin County neighbors when he tried to expand his Skywalker Ranch studio, the filmmaker might be getting some payback with plans for one of the largest affordable housing projects in the Bay Area.

04/15/2015

John Muir

Volunteers Needed To Transcribe John Muir’s Hand-Written Journals

The University of the Pacific is joining with the public to help decipher some of naturalist John Muir’s journals.

04/13/2015

Jason Rezaian, Iran, journalist

Marin County Journalist Detained In Iran Is Accused Of Espionage

TEHRAN, Iran (CBS/AP) — A Washington Post journalist from Marin County detained in Iran for over eight months is accused of “espionage” and “acting against national security,” the semiofficial Fars news agency reported Sunday. The report did […]

04/13/2015

The Honeymoon Cottage in Larkspur. (CBS)

Larkspur Teardown Known As ‘The Honeymoon Cottage’ Sells For Almost $500K

When the old, dilapidated house known as “The Honeymoon Cottage” hit the market in Larkspur last year, everyone was certain it would be a total teardown.

04/08/2015

Sonoma Marin Area Rail Transit/ SMART Train (sonomamarintrain.org)

Sonoma, Marin County Residents Get First Glimpse Of SMART Commuter Train In Cotati

Marin and Sonoma County officials and residents got their first look at the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit commuter trains that are scheduled to begin trips between the two counties starting in 2016.

04/07/2015

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