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San Rafael, California is located in Marin County. Zip codes in San Rafael, CA include 94901, 94915, and 94912. The median home price in San Rafael is $769,000 which is roughly $445/per square foot. More San Rafael information.

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On Stage: Riverfront Blues fest, theatre and more

Jarekus Singleton gave up a career in basketball to become one of the top-rated blues guitar players on the scene today.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

New alternative education facility nears completion in San Rafael

The Marin County Office of Education is putting the finishing touches on its new alternative education facility in San Rafael.

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SFGate

Bay Area visual arts picks, July 31

Beyond Breakfast and Selfies: Instagram Shots of Everyday Life: Oakland collective Femme Cartel's latest exhibition moves beyond those all-too-common Instagram photos to instead capture the beauty, the funkiness and the sweetness of everyday life - from gorgeous, lush natural landscapes to sweet, intriguing city vignettes.

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SFGate

Mother of journalist Jason Rezaian pleads for Iran release

The message from Mary Rezaian, who lives in Turkey, was published online by the Washington Post, which hired Jason Rezaian in 2012 to cover Iran, his father's homeland, and its fraught relationship with the United States.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

San Francisco Magazine

Small Towns in Bay Area Top List of Snobbiest in US

Perhaps unsurprisingly, several small cities in the San Francisco Bay Area top a new list of the snobbiest in the United States.

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Marin Independent Journal

Baby opossums rescued from dead mother's pouch thrive at San Rafael's WildCare

Two baby opossums whose mother was found dead on the side of a Marin road have defeated the odds and are growing up strong thanks to caregivers at a San Rafael wildlife rehabilitation center.

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The Bold Italic

Palo Alto Wins #1 Snobbiest Small City

This morning SFGate called our attention to a list of the snobbiest small cities according to Movoto , a company whose tagline is "starting conversations about cities," which seems like their way of saying that they're shit stirrers and they know it.

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SFGate

Bay Area home to the snobbiest cities

According to Movoto Blog , a site that covers real estate "for those who like to have fun," the Bay Area is not only home to the U.S.'s snobbiest city , but it also has a reoccurring presence on the site's list of 50. Frankly, some of these rankings left us a little perplexed.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Locals push China Camp trail rehab project

Andrew Kives and Joyce Abrams, volunteers for Friends of China Camp, hike a trail in the San Rafael park.

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Marin Independent Journal

Mom booked on child endangerment DUI after Highway 101 chase at 90 mph

A 32-year-old Pacifica woman speeding in a sport utility vehicle with her 6-year-old daughter was booked on suspicion of felony child endangerment, drunken driving and other violations Sunday evening after trying to flee from a California Highway Patrol officer.

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Marin Independent Journal

Marin municipalities asked to support year-round homeless shelter

A group seeking to expand Marin's emergency winter shelter program for the homeless to a year-round program has launched a bid to garner the political and financial support of all of Marin's municipalities.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

CBS Local

San Rafael Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Elderly Sausalito Woman

A San Rafael man pleaded guilty to robbing an elderly Sausalito woman of her checkbook and stealing over $6,000 from her in 2012, police said.

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KRON 4

San Rafael Man Admits To Stealing $6K From Elderly Woman

A San Rafael man pleaded guilty to robbing an elderly Sausalito woman of her checkbook and stealing over $6,000 from her in 2012, police said.

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SFGate

Matt Herron tells of '60s civil rights struggle in pictures

Matt Herron , adventurer, photographer and photojournalist, has sailed to Africa with his family, gotten in the way of whalers trying to harpoon their prey, and been chased by police during the civil rights struggle of the 1960s.

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Marin Independent Journal

Marin housing plan paves way for apartments

County proposals promoting affordable housing in unincorporated communities across Marin target sites in Mill Valley, San Rafael, Marin City and Fairfax for low- and moderate-income development, urge policies accommodating multi-family projects and call for study of rent control.

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Marin Independent Journal

Mill Valley considers new solar energy project

The Mill Valley City Council will consider a city plan to install solar panels in the parking lots and on the rooftops of the community center, wastewater treatment plant and corporation yard.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Circus Bella defies gravity, meets expectations

Ross Travis of San Francisco performs high in the air for an enthusiastic crowd as Circus Bella performs at Pickleweed Park in San Rafael on Saturday.

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Marin Independent Journal

Marin milestones for the week of July 27, 2014

Graduation: Jason Farovitch of San Rafael graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Science degree in secondary education social studies.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Sacred Spaces religion briefs for the week of July 26, 2014

Organist Naoko Maeda performs at 11:30 a.m. July 27 at St. Stephenis Episcopal Church in Belvedere.

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Marin Independent Journal

Goats descend on San Rafael, eat vegetation prone to homeless fires

San Rafael Fire Commissioner Larry Luckham, and Cynthia Gray, wife of Fire Chief Chris Gray, check out the almost 1,000 goats eating vegetation to reduce fire risk at Canalways in San Rafael.

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