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  1. Marin absorbs soaking and surf as storm deliversRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Spectators keep to higher ground as they watch the Pacific Ocean during an approaching storm Sunday at Ocean Beach in San Francisco. A pedestrian watches waves pound the coastline near the Pacifica Pier on Sunday morning.

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  2. Storm expected to bring rough surf, gusty winds to the coastRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    A storm system is expected to bring gusty winds and a rough surf to the northern California coast on Sunday. The National Weather Service issued a "high surf warning" along the coast from Sonoma County to Monterey County starting at 9 a.m. Sunday that was expected to continue to 9 p.m. Monday, indicating that "dangerous, life threatening waves will impact the shoreline."

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  3. Herea s how PG&E has gotten in trouble againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Marin Independent Journal

    Eight years after a Pacific Gas and Electric gas line exploded in San Bruno and killed eight people, state regulators are investigating whether the embattled utility has continued to falsify pipeline safety records, a practice that contributed to the deadly blast. In a Friday filing, the state Public Utilities Commission said it had opened an investigation into the utility.

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  4. Bay Area forecast: Weekend storm to deliver widespread rain, big wavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    The second and more powerful of a pair of storms marching toward Northern California is expected to deliver widespread rain Sunday to the Bay Area and create hazardous conditions along the shorelines, with an increased risk of rip currents and likely the biggest waves of the year. Following a weaker storm Friday, a stronger and wetter system should deliver rain throughout the Bay Area on Sunday, with the heaviest downpours in the North Bay, according to the weather service.

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  5. Holes cut into steel contributed to beams cracking at SF's Salesforce Transit CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 13 | Marin Independent Journal

    Defects that occurred during fabrication, along with holes cut into the steel, are likely what caused two structural steel beams to crack just six weeks after the $2.2 billion Salesforce Transit Center opened to the public, officials said Thursday. "It occurred very rapidly, and a lot of energy was released," said Robert Vecchio, the president of New York-based LPI, Inc., which conducted a series of tests on samples taken from the steel.

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  6. Zaidi to clash with Bochy? Dodgers manager says that's 'unfair'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Marin Independent Journal

    The three-time World Series champion is entering his 25th season at the helm of a major league club and his 13th in San Francisco. Though the Giants elected to part ways with former general manager Bobby Evans at the end of a disappointing 2018 season, team CEO Larry Baer provided Bochy with the assurance that he would return for the final year of his contract regardless of who the Giants hired to replace Evans.

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  7. Employer taxes, rent caps, and more in big, bold Bay Area housing planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | Marin Independent Journal

    Caps on rents, employer and property taxes generating $1.5 billion annually, protection against arbitrary evictions, fast-tracking projects of all sizes, and more are all part of a big and bold new plan to tackle the Bay Area's housing crisis. That plan is the outcome of around a year and half's worth of work from some of the region's heavyweights when it comes to actually planning for, approving and building housing: the mayors of the Bay Area's three largest cities, tech giants, transit agencies and advocates, environmentalists, champions of affordable housing, tenants' rights organizations, labor groups and developers alike.

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  8. Homelessness in the Bay Area - it's worse than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Marin Independent Journal

    The massive tent encampments and dilapidated RVs lining neighborhood streets make it clear there's a problem, but according to a new report, the Bay Area's homelessness crisis is even worse than previously thought. There were an estimated 25,951 people living without homes in the Bay Area last year, researchers with housing and real estate website Zillow calculated in a report released Tuesday.

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  9. The color of dirt - one of the Giants' all-time characters dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    Alan Gallagher, while playing third base for Santa Clara University, once compiled a 25-game hit streak while wearing the same uniform and undergarments. While attending a football game with a date, he participated in a greased pig chase at halftime.

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  10. Marin history: A favorite county for campingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    Camping seems to have changed over the years. In the late 19th and early 20th century, Marin was a favorite location for families escaping the cold and fog of cities around the bay.

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  11. Bird counts are a great way to help and learn about local natureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Marin Independent Journal

    For birders, December is the month of Christmas bird counts. These volunteer bird surveys are a form of citizen science - projects that enlist the efforts of non-professionals to collect data and sometimes to aid in its analysis.

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  12. Dick Spotswood: There are better ways to encourage housing than Wienera s wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | Marin Independent Journal

    Sen. Scott Wiener is nothing if not consistent in finding the wrong way. The San Francisco Democrat just introduced Senate Bill 50, spawn of his failed SB 827 "War on Suburbia" bill.

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  13. $315 million shopping spree for downtown Oakland towersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Marin Independent Journal

    The 1221 City Center office tower and the Latham Square building in downtown Oakland. In a head-spinning burst of investment, real estate entrepreneurs spent well over $300 million buying up two office towers in downtown Oakland this week, an indication of rising interest in the central business district of the Bay Area's third-largest city.

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  14. Don Reed mounts a one-man sketch comedy show in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    Comedian Don Reed has become a fixture at the Marsh's San Francisco and Berkeley stages with his decade-by-decade series of autobiographical solo shows. His long-running hit "East 14th: True Tales of a Reluctant Player," which recently went on to an off-Broadway run, explores the bizarre mixed signals of his 1970s teenage years between a Jehovah's Witness life with his mother and stepfather, and his father's occupation as an Oakland pimp.

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  15. Gauguin's first SF exhibit lands at the de Young - here's what you'll seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    Gauguin completed his well-known "Reclining Tahitian Women" after returning from Tahiti to France. It's on display at the de Young Museum's new devoted to the artist's "Spiritual Journey."

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  16. South Korean chip company unit has just bought this San Jose siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Marin Independent Journal

    A large piece of vacant north San Jose land that's next to the two-building SK hynix America local office at 3101 N. First St. SK hynix America, a Silicon Valley unit of a big South Korea-based semiconductor company, has bought a large chunk of land in north San Jose that's right next to its regional offices. Google A basketball hoop is visible in front of empty land in north San Jose that's been bought by semiconductor company SK hynix.

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  17. California gears up for round 2 on controversial battle over more homes near transitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Marin Independent Journal

    A controversial bill with the potential to add millions of apartments and condominiums near transit - which died in its first committee hearing earlier this year - was resurrected Monday, but with a number of significant changes. Already, some of the changes are raising eyebrows.

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  18. Bay Area forecast: What is the timing of rain Tuesday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Marin Independent Journal

    Forecasters with the National Weather Service say the entire Bay Area will receive a good soaking beginning sometime Tuesday afternoon, with a chance of scattered showers through Wednesday night. Rainfall totals are expected to range from one-quarter to one-half inch, with a possibility of up to 1 inch in higher elevations, according to Matt Mehle, a meteorologist with the weather service in Monterey.

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  19. The great favor Cal is doing for college basketball in the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Marin Independent Journal

    The last time Cal had dared to make the 14-mile trip to Moraga to face Saint Mary's, the Bears lost and coach Lou Campanelli promptly ended a rivalry that began in 1914. Afterward, Cal coach Wyking Jones, referring to Campanelli's reluctance to play at Moraga, jokingly said, "I can see why now."

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  20. Girls Prep of the Week: Marin Academy's Navi BudhrajaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Marin Independent Journal

    What she did: The senior scored 28, 24 and 36 points in games against Drew, Sacred Heart, and St. Bernard's, respectively, to help the Wildcats win the Marin Academy Basketball invitational. She made 21 of 26 free throws, including 14 of 15 in Saturday's 63-54 win.

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