'Desperate Housewives' Star Felicity Huffman Released From Dublin Federal Prison'Desperate Housewives' star Felicity Huffman was released early Friday from the federal prison in Dublin after serving 11 days for her role in the college admission scandal that has ensnared several Bay Area parents.
Bay Area Parents Face Additional Grand Jury Charges In College Admission ScandalA federal grand jury has charged four Bay Area parents with bribing University of Southern California officials in an effort to gain admission for their children to the school, federal prosecutors announced Tuesday.
San Rafael School To Close Due To Low Enrollment Trend In Marin CountyStudent enrollment in San Rafael schools has dropped so much that the district will close one of its schools next year, the latest in a trend that’s happening throughout Marin County.
Machete-Armed Man Arrested In Mill Valley CarjackingMill Valley police arrested a San Leandro man Monday who allegedly carjacked a ride-hailing service driver while armed with a machete.
Convicted Bank Robber Arrested Again In North Bay Bank RobberiesA man wanted in connection with two Bay Area bank robberies was arrested in Sacramento on Thursday.
Marin County Woman Leads Push Get Amazon To Pick Up And Reuse All Those BoxesEvery day, thousands and thousands of online Amazon orders are delivered in a boxes. Now there’s a push to cut down on all that cardboard, and it is largely the work of one determined Marin County woman’s petition.
Arrest Made In Mill Valley Uber Driver Assault, Teen StabbingAn 18-year-old Mill Valley man was booked into the Marin County Jail Sunday afternoon in connection with an assault on an Uber driver and a stabbing minutes later of a 15-year-old boy.
Armed Man Arrested After Mill Valley Vehicle StandoffA Santa Rosa man found unresponsive in a Mercedes Benz in Mill Valley on Sunday morning was arrested for firearm and drug possession after more than three hours of attempts by authorities to coax him from the vehicle.
Mill Valley Bank Robber Makes Getaway on Mountain BikePolice released a surveillance photo of a man suspected of robbing a Mill Valley bank and then fleeing on a bicycle Saturday morning.
Sheriff Confirms UC Berkeley Grad Among The Dive Boat Tragedy VictimsWorking around the clock since last weekend's deadly dive boat tragedy, a group of coroners from around the state have been able to identify 18 of the 33 bodies recovered from the wreckage of the 75-foot Conception, officials said Thursday.
Sheriff: Dive Boat Victims Appear To Have Died From Smoke InhalationDozens of people trapped on a scuba diving boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast appear to have died from smoke inhalation, not burns, authorities said Friday.
Dive Boat Owners Seek Legal Protection Under 1851 Maritime LawThe owners of the dive boat where 34 people perished in a fire off Southern California filed a lawsuit Thursday to head off potentially costly litigation, a move condemned by some observers as disrespectful to the families of the dead.
Mill Valley Homeowners Push Back Against New Fire-Prevention OrdinanceThe Mill Valley city council just passed an ordinance requiring homeowners to take more measures to protect their homes against fire. This time, though, not everybody is on board with the plan.
Mill Valley Denies Permits For Backup Generators As PG&E Power Shutoffs LoomLarge wildfires may be the new normal in Northern California and everyone should be ready for power outages, as a result. Still, many cities and towns are still holding to regulations that prevent people from installing backup generators for when the lights go out.
'Culture Change' May Come For Mill Valley Residents As City's Fire Plan Bans LandscapingThe city of Mill Valley is considering an aggressive wildfire prevention plan that would ban a lot of residential landscaping. Pushback from the community is causing the city council to look for ways to soften the blow.