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  1. In Your Town for April 25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | Marin Independent Journal

    The CHP office can be reached at 415-924-1100. It is at 53 San Clemente Drive in Corte Madera.

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  2. San Rafael DUI suspect arrested after driving wrong way into CHP weigh stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    An alleged drunk driver was arrested after driving the wrong way on Highway 101 in San Rafael and pulling into a California Highway Patrol inspection station. The incident occurred late Wednesday morning near Marinwood, where the CHP saw a car driving north in the southbound lanes.

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  3. Marin CHP arrests DUI suspect who showed up at police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | Marin Independent Journal

    A man was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated Tuesday after he came to the California Highway Patrol's Marin office to report a collision he was involved in over the weekend, police said. The man entered the CHP office in Corte Madera at 9:15 a.m. As he waited in the lobby, officers detected an “overwhelming odor of an alcoholic beverage emitting from the front of the office,” said CHP Officer Andrew Barclay.

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  4. In Your Town for Match 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    More than a dozen Marin County students won western regional honors for writing in the annual Scholastic Art and Writing Awards contest. The writing categories included fiction, poetry, journalism and essays.

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  5. In Your Town for March 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Corte Madera event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the post office at 7 Pixley Ave. The Novato event will be from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the post office at 1537 S. Novato Blvd. Residents should fill out forms in advance. Applications and information about costs are available at usps.com/passport or 877-487-2778.

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  6. Dick Spotswood: Supervisorial candidates have new ideas to contributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Elections can be productive times, allowing candidates to showcase public policy suggestions. This year sees a flock of supervisorial candidates and two incumbents seeking three seats on Marin County's Board of Supervisors.

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  7. Marin CHP arrests driver in Corte Madera after alleged 100-mph ride in stolen carRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    A unlicensed driver was arrested in Corte Madera on Tuesday after driving at nearly twice the speed limit in a stolen vehicle, police said. James Ray Banks, 26, of Richmond, was taken to Marin County Jail for booking on suspicion of vehicle theft, possession of stolen property, driving on a suspended license and speeding in excess of 100 mph, the California Highway Patrol said.

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  8. In Your Town for Jan. 26, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Marin County Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union recently honored Central Marin Police Authority Chief Todd Cusimano with the Benjamin Dreyfus Civil Liberties Award. The department was recognized for its work with the Marin County Youth Court, which focuses on restorative justice.

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  9. Mill Valley man pleads guilty in road-rage conflict with cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    John Robert Donovan, 41, accepted a plea offer for a misdemeanor conviction, two years of probation, 80 hours of community service, a $4,134 fine and other court costs. The prosecution dismissed a hit-and-run charge, said Deputy District Attorney Karen Lamb.

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  10. Marin IJ Editorial: Second units can help satisfy housing needRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    Rachel Ginis, founder of Lilypad Homes, stands in the walkway to her apartment on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, in Corte Madera, Calif. She remodeled part of her house, creating a studio apartment and rents the front of the house out.

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  11. Dick Spotswood: Move to even-year elections to improve voter turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    In the recent Marin municipal elections, voter participation was about average for the four cities having contested races for city council posts. It ranged from a high of 52.5 percent in San Anselmo to a low of 32.1 percent in Corte Madera.

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  12. Live updates: Residents near Alto Tunnel defend property during tense forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    In ths IJ archive photo, vines and downed trees frame the north end of the Alto Tunnel on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, in Corte Madera, Calif.

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  13. Live updates: Forum to discuss acquisition of Alto Tunnel property,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    In ths IJ archive photo, vines and downed trees frame the north end of the Alto Tunnel on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010, in Corte Madera, Calif.

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  14. Corte Madera set to lead workshop on Tamal Vista Boulevard corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    The planning department staff will lead a public workshop for residents to weigh in on the future look and feel of the boulevard, a seven-parcel stretch between Madera Boulevard and Wornum Drive. The corridor is under a development moratorium through October of next year, allowing town officials to study appropriate land use regulations for the neighborhood.

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  15. Mill Valley man accused of road-rage hit-and-run on cyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    A Mill Valley man was arrested for what authorities described as a case of road rage after he allegedly forced a cyclist to crash. The incident occurred late Saturday morning, when Jonathan Kibera, 38, of Mill Valley was cycling south on Shoreline Highway near Panoramic Highway from Muir Beach when he passed another cyclist, Alex Boal, of Corte Madera, who began traveling with him.

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  16. In Your Town for Oct. 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    County officials recently spent $2.2 million to buy and install a state-of-the-art fire alarm system at the Civic Center. The tab included recent approval of a $270,000 “supplemental” contingency payment in light of “numerous installation challenges and unforeseen system requirements that were not included in the original contract scope,” according to Pat Echols, assistant director of public works.

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  17. Corte Madera extends Tamal Vista Boulevard moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Town Council said prolonging the moratorium - which affects a seven-parcel stretch bounded by Highway 101, Madera Boulevard and Wornum Drive - would allow time for staff to draft appropriate land use regulations for the neighborhood. The moratorium, which was set to expire next month, will be extended through October of next year.

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  18. Corte Madera considers extending Tamal Vista Boulevard moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Corte Madera officials are poised to extend a development moratorium on a portion of Tamal Vista Boulevard, saying the curb could help staff draft appropriate land use regulations for the neighborhood. The Town Council will discuss prolonging the moratorium - which affects a seven-parcel stretch bounded by Highway 101, Madera Boulevard and Wornum Drive - when it meets at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Town Hall, 300 Tamalpais Drive.

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  19. Hike of the Week: Oakwood Valley a " ridges, ravines and ravensRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    Oakwood Valley in the Marin Headlands is a deeply wooded ravine that opens into a small valley. It's surrounded by sculpted ridges that offer scenic views of Sausalito's busy waterfront and the golden hills of the Marin Headlands.

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  20. Corte Madera car washer escapes injury after vehicle barrels across Highway 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    A car wash employee escaped injury after the vehicle he was moving shot across 10 lanes of traffic in Corte Madera, police said. The incident occurred at about 4:20 p.m. Saturday at the Lucky Drive Brushless Car Wash, where employee Juan DeLeon was taking a 1999 Jeep Cherokee through the wash.

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