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San Rafael

(CBS SF)

4,000 Gallons Of Gasoline Spilled From Monday’s Overturned Tanker Wreck On Sir Francis Drake Blvd. In Marin County

California Highway Patrol officials said 4,000 gallons of gasoline spilled when a big-rig with two tank trailers overturned on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Monday.

07/15/2014

(CBS SF)

Overturned Big Rig Leaks Fuel, Creates 580 To 101 Gridlock For Richmond Bridge

A tanker truck crash has blocked a portion of one of Marin County’s main traffic arteries Monday morning, creating a backup that extended across the Richmond Bridge throughout the morning commute.

07/14/2014

A worker feeds baby birds in a knitted nest at WildCare in San Rafael. CBS)

Volunteers Provide Knitted Nests To Help Rehabilitate Abandoned Bird Chicks In San Rafael

A wildlife conservation group in Marin County that cares for hundreds of orphaned baby birds has enlisted an army of knitters to make nests for the rehabilitating chicks.

07/09/2014

Beach cleanup scene (CBS)

Environmental Group Names Bay Area’s ‘Dirtiest’ Beach

A Marin County beach has earned the dubious distinction of being named the dirtiest in the Bay Area.

07/07/2014

A big rig carrying junked cars straddles lanes of southbound Highway 101 in San Rafael after being uprighted by tow truck crews after overturning, July 7, 2014. (CBS)

Overturned Big Rig Blocks 4 Lanes Of Traffic On Highway 101 Near San Rafael

An overturned big rig blocked all but the left lane of southbound Highway 101 past Central San Rafael Monday morning.

07/07/2014

Novato Police

San Rafael Man Who Allegedly Molested Girl For 3 Years Arrested In Novato

Police arrested Arturo Hernandez Sunday morning when he was spotted in Novato on his way to meet with the victim, who is a teenager under 18.

07/06/2014

Lake Berryessa

San Rafael Man Drowns At Lake Berryessa

A San Rafael man drowned at Lake Berryessa on Tuesday afternoon, a Napa County sheriff’s captain said Wednesday.

07/02/2014

(CBS)

San Rafael Man Arrested After Rape Of 14-Year-Old Girl

A San Rafael man was arrested this week on suspicion of raping a 14-year-old girl, police said Thursday.

06/27/2014

East Brother Lighthouse and Inn (East Brother Ligthouse)

$80,000 Lighthouse Innkeeper Jobs Open For Couple Willing To Relocate To Middle Of Bay

East Brother Light Station, Inc. is seeking applicants for a job at their bed-and-breakfast on an island north of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, but the job is open to couples only.

06/23/2014

An elderly man was critically injured when he was struck by a truck in San Francisco's Noe Valley neighborhood on Monday night. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

San Rafael’s STRIDE Campaign Aims To Reduce Accidents Between Cars And Pedestrians

San Rafael police are rolling out a new campaign aimed at protecting motorists and pedestrians on city streets.

06/18/2014

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