San Rafael

The Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

North Bay Lawmaker Demands Opening 3rd Lane For Richmond Bridge Commuters

Assemblymember Marc Levine is demanding Caltrans reopen a third lane to relieve congestion on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.

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Marin County Jail in San Rafael. (CBS)

Extradited From Guatemala, Suspect Arrested By San Rafael Police For Girlfriend’s Murder 10 Years Ago

San Rafael police arrested a man on suspicion of killing his former girlfriend, who also was the mother of his four children, more than 10 years ago.

08/21/2015

San Rafael Brush Fire

2-Alarm Brush Fire Near Northgate Mall In San Rafael Considered Suspicious

San Rafael police and fire officials say a two-alarm brush fire near Northgate Mall that threatened an office building Friday evening is considered suspicious.

08/14/2015

China Camp State Park (Wikimedia Commons)

Fast-Thinking Woman Uses GPS App To Relay Location Of Injured Marin Biker To CHP Helicopter

The CHP’s H-32 helicopter located the injured man in the steep and rugged terrain thanks to the GPS coordinates sent from a cellphone.

08/05/2015

Sketch of man suspected of robbing a woman with a stroller near the Target store in San Rafael on July 23, 2015. (San Rafael Police Department)

San Rafael Police Searching For Man Suspected Of Robbing Woman Pushing Child In Stroller

Police released a sketch Tuesday of a suspect who robbed a woman with a stroller near the Target store in San Rafael last week.

07/28/2015

A computerized umpire program. (CBS)

Computerized Umpire Calls Shots At San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Game

The San Rafael Pacifics are no strangers to wacky promotions, but a computerized umpire being showcased Tuesday could offer a glimpse into the future of baseball.

07/28/2015

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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

Corridors of the Marin County Courthouse. (CBS)

Marin County Lawyers Get Hit By The Fashion Police

When Marin County female lawyers got hit by the fashion police, some of them didn’t appreciate the unsolicited advice.

07/06/2015

The Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Additional Commuter Lane, Bike Path On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Could Be In Place By 2017

Construction on the $74 million project is expected to begin next year, and the new commuter lane and bike and pedestrian path could be in place by late-2017.

06/24/2015

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