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  1. What your Christmas lights will do to your electricity billRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | SFGate

    ... to a must see in the Bay Area. The display has been entertaining crowds for 34 years and 417 Blackstone Dr., San Rafael, Marin County, 94903 - For 44 years Les and Patty Mize have turned their house into an annual Christmas display dubbed, "the ...

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  2. Marin readers tee-up golf course debateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Marin Independent Journal

    I am a 16-year-old junior at San Rafael High School, captain of the golf team. I know you're thinking I have a huge bias.

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  3. Letter writer: Marin acts as though homeless is not a problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... County fire victims. Also, many thanks to the good people of Marin County who came to D. Walton Saw Inc. in San Rafael last Saturday to participate. Also a big thank you to Redwood Credit Union for offering a perfect method to give help to victims ...

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  4. Barbara Jane BrownleeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Bitterroot Star

    ... leaves behind her grandchildren: Clint Brownlee (Rena) of Seattle, WA; Renata Pizza Hamblet (Ben) of San Rafael, CA; Julia Pizza Ware (Brady) of Paradise; Sara Jaenecke Currah (Nathan) of Paradise; Christopher Brownlee of Stevensville, MT and ...

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  5. Thanksgiving meal draws hundreds at San Rafael dining roomRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Clarence Werjz and Tracey Lowmiller make a toast while enjoying their free holiday meal at St. Vincent de Paul's dining room in San Rafael. Hundreds of festive Thanksgiving meals were served Thursday to the hungry at St. Vincent de Paul dining room at 820 B St. in San Rafael.

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  6. Details surface in Tiburon deer killing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... learned that Dickinson had purchased a JD Machine Tech TR1 lower receiver in 2014 from the Bullseye gun store in San Rafael. Police determined that the product, the foundation for a rifle, was “an AR15-type military standard, or 'mil spec', ...

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  7. Environmental consciousness inspires debut EP a Wooden BonesaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Participate: If you or your band are from Marin with an album or EP to be reviewed, send a CD and contact info to Press Play, 4000 Civic Center Drive, Suite 301, San Rafael 94903 The environmentally conscious title track, which borrows a bass line from Neil Young's “Out on the Weekend,” was inspired by the Sudden Oak Death disease that tragically killed hundreds of thousands of native oak trees in Northern California. On “Social Butterfly,” the most accomplished of the EP's five folk rock songs, the San Rafael musician laments a wayward lover, singing, “I don't know how to say goodbye.

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  8. East San Rafael parking limit cut to ease shortage of spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    Trying to curb the number of vehicles being stored on East San Rafael streets, city officials this week agreed to cut the on-street parking limit from 72 to 24 hours. The City Council on Monday voted unanimously to approve the first reading of the “time-limited parking” ordinance, which is seen as a first step to addressing a 580-space daily parking shortage in East San Rafael neighborhoods such as the Canal, Spinnaker Point, Baypoint, Kerner and surroundings.

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  9. Best time to go fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... the best time of year to fish close (within an hour's drive) to home. Keith Fraser at Loch Lomond Bait Shop in San Rafael says that stripers are everywhere, even inside the marina near his shop, and especially in the usual hot spots near Angel ...

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  10. Marin Theatre Company play, San Rafael Parade of Lights are best betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Valley; 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Tickets are $25 to $60. Call 415-388-5200 or go to marintheatre.org . San Rafael transforms into a winter wonderland for the 38th annual San Rafael Parade of Lights and Winter Wonderland. This free ...

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  11. How Core Values Help Relationships GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PsychCentral

    ... Week to the Relationship You've Always Wanted (New World Library, 2014), has a private psychotherapy practice in San Rafael, California. She offers and workshops for couples and singles, and continuing education classes for therapists at NASW ...

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  12. Letter writer on Thanksgiving: a The power of the story is immenseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... ignores the many millions the very wealthy will gain from the essential elimination of the estate tax. Dividing San Rafael into districts for City Council elections is a terrible idea. It would balkanize the city and San Rafael is not that big. The ...

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  13. Marin Voice: Ritter Centera s service hub is on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... (both literally and figuratively). We recognize that the location of Ritter Center services in downtown San Rafael has been challenging, so many of our efforts entail relocation of services. • By Jan. 15, we will relinquish our administration ...

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  14. Sausalito, Richardson Bay agency clears debris from anchor-outsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... (the county's) homeless management system,” said Lynn Murphy, mental health outreach provider with the San Rafael Police Department, who is part of the county's Homeless Outreach Team. “But they may refuse the survey and may be ...

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  15. San Rafael to review options for shift to district electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    A large crowd awaits the start of a San Rafael City Council special session regarding elections Monday, Nov. 20, 2017, at City Hall. San Rafael officials, facing threat of a potential multimillion dollar lawsuit compelling them to switch to district elections, said this week they will take up the issue again at the next City Council meeting.

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  16. San Rafael to offer pros, cons on district electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    A large crowd awaits the start of a San Rafael City Council special session regarding elections Monday at City Hall. After a detailed public study session this week on whether to switch to district elections, San Rafael officials asked the city staff to put an item on the next City Council meeting agenda with a longer discussion period and more research on pros and cons.

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  17. San Rafael street work to help unclog downtown trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    With the arrival of the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit train to downtown San Rafael, Golden Gate and Marin Transit buses have had to alter their travel, leaving the downtown Bettini Transit Center heading west. “There are some minor street improvements that will need to be done on Cijos Street that will allow buses to make turns onto Fourth Street, which they cannot do now,” said Norma Jellison, the Golden Gate Bridge district's real estate manager.

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  18. San Rafael man detained by ICE will be home for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    Tears, cheers and applause greeted a decision Tuesday by U.S. Immigration Court Judge Valerie Burch, who agreed to release San Rafael father Hugo Mejia on $15,000 bond from an Elk Grove prison after more than six months in detention by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. “It was a really powerful experience to be in a bond room with Hugo's family and so many community members cheering their support,” said Jessica Marker, director of partnership for Venetia Valley School in San Rafael.

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  19. In Your Town for Nov. 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    ... Applications are available from the club scholarship committee by contacting Marshall Donig, P.O. Box 10127, San Rafael, 94912, 415-898-2822 or from Novato or San Marin high schools. The 3 p.m. crash involving a passenger vehicle and a truck towing ...

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  20. Incidents on Highway 101 in San Rafael stall commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Marin Independent Journal

    The 3 p.m. crash involving a passenger vehicle and a truck towing a trailer blocked several lanes of traffic. Traffic was backed up southbound from Bel Marin Keys in Novato and northbound was stalled as far south as Sausalito.

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