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  1. In Your Town for Aug. 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    The Marin County Board of Supervisors approved a bid by Mill Valley Refuse Service to raise rates 3.89 percent, hiking the average cost range of a 32-gallon can to anywhere from $38.63 to $48.66 per month, depending on service area difficulty. A consultant reported that a 20.5 percent rate hike was appropriate, largely because dozens of accounts were inappropriately designated as in-county territory when they really belonged to other jurisdictions.

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  2. Power outage affects 941 customers in SausalitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Marin Independent Journal

    A power outage cut electricity to 941 customers in several Sausalito neighborhoods late Friday night, leaving a few without electricity Saturday. The outage, caused by a power pole fire due to equipment failure on Central Avenue just north of North Street, started at 11:50 p.m. Friday, Pacific Gas and Electric officials said, and affected a portion of Bridgeway Boulevard.

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  3. Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 29 through Sept. 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Marin Independent Journal

    Worship service: on “How to Live in Sin” with guest speaker the Rev. Jay Atkinson is at 10:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Marin, 240 Channing Way in San Rafael.

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  4. Revisions sought to Mill Valley Inn expansion proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    A revised plan to expand a Mill Valley hotel hit a number of speed bumps this week, however planning commissioners are encouraging owners to present another revision. During a study session before the Planning Commission Tuesday, Paolo Petrone, owner of the Mill Valley Inn at 165 Throckmorton Ave., presented a proposal to increase the number of rooms from 25 to 32 and build a third story to the property at 167 Throckmorton Ave. “I think it's a good project and I would like to find a way to support it,” said Vice Chairwoman Anne Bolen.

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  5. Restoration Hardware swanky showroom proposed for the Village at Corte MaderaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    The proposed Restoration Hardware Gallery at The Village at Corte Madera parking lot is planned to be 67,000 square feet on three levels. Owners of a Corte Madera-based luxury home furnishing brand have big, bold plans for a swanky new showroom at the Village at Corte Madera.

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  6. In Your Town for Aug. 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Marin Independent Journal

    Donations are sought for the automotive technology and automotive collision programs at the College of Marin's Indian Valley campus. Performing Stars of Marin, a nonprofit organization that exposes low-income children to art, music and theater, is holding a fundraiser from 6 to 11 p.m. Sept.

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  7. Marin IJ Editorial: Parents are the key to Reed schools bus planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Marin Independent Journal

    But city and school district officials are working together to see if a return of school buses can help ease the weekday jams. The Reed Union School District and the cities of Tiburon, Belvedere and Corte Madera have joined forces to help cover the cost of the buses in hopes that enough parents will have their children ride them to school to help reduce congestion.

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  8. Marin Voice: Briefing on the race for Mill Valleya s council seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Marin Independent Journal

    This November Marin sees contested elections for nonpartisan council members in five of its 11 municipalities: Corte Madera, Mill Valley, Novato, San Anselmo and Tiburon. Filing for three Mill Valley City Council seats are incumbent Stephanie Moulton-Peters and newcomers Sashi McEntee, Ken Brooks, Jim Wickham and Kirk Knauer.

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  9. History watch: A facelift for Tiburona s Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Marin Independent Journal

    In August 1955, the Belvedere-Tiburon library opened in Tiburon's Boardwalk Shopping Center , built that same year. Although Main Street had been the business center of Tiburon for about 70 years, after World War II it just wasn't large enough to accommodate the influx of more cars and people.

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  10. Upset Tiburon man, misplaced family revolver, lead to school lock downsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    A San Rafael K-9 unit and a Marin County Sheriff's deputy stand ready as a man, reported to possibly have a gun, emerges from the Mission San Rafael Arcangel in San Rafael on Friday. A wandering Tiburon man believed to have been in possession of a gun near a parochial school prompted a lockdown of Tiburon and San Rafael campuses Friday.

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  11. Tiburon bans short-term rentals, including Airbnb and VRBORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Marin Independent Journal

    Vacationers interested in visiting Southern Marin will soon find a dearth of rental offerings now that Tiburon has joined Sausalito in banning short-term rentals. After a lengthy discussion Wednesday night - in which many homeowners were unhappy - the Tiburon Town Council voted 3-2, with Mayor Frank Doyle and Vice Mayor Erin Tollini dissenting, to amend the zoning ordinance to ban rentals fewer than 31 days.

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  12. Upset Tiburon man, misplaced family revolver, lead to school lock downsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    A wandering Tiburon man believed to have been in possession of a gun near a parochial school prompted a lockdown of Tiburon and San Rafael campuses Friday. The man confronted a priest in the parking lot at St. Hilary Church in Tiburon early Friday afternoon, directing angry comments at him, authorities said.

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  13. Central Marin Police Authority get body-worn camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Central Marin Police Authority is joining a growing list of law enforcement agencies to equip its officers with body-worn cameras. The department that serves Larkspur, Corte Madera and San Anselmo purchased 35 pager-sized cameras last month and issued them to its officers last week.

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  14. Tiburon Peninsula bus challenge meets goals, rolls outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Corte Madera Town Council decided this week to pitch in a $25,000 subsidy to help cut costs of “The Yellow Bus Challenge 2.0,” a program that also just met its sales goal of 1,200 bus passes. The one-year program aims to get children on school buses to relieve traffic on the Tiburon Peninsula during drop off and pick up times.

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  15. Cyclists laud Mill Valley for Camino Alto upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    The winding, uphill mile stretch of Camino Alto connecting Mill Valley to Corte Madera has a new look - and cyclists couldn't be happier. The popular bicycle route benefited from a $900,000 makeover, which included widening of the road to allow a 4- to 5-foot shoulder and repaving to cover potholes and ruts.

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  16. Marin briefs: Tiburona s Placak wins in age group at Donner Lake swimRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Marin Independent Journal

    Tiburon's Robert Placak, 56, won his age group and was fourth overall in the 2.7-mile Donner Lake swim over the weekend. He finished the race in 57 minutes, 58 seconds.

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  17. In Your Town for Aug. 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Marin Independent Journal

    AgeSong, a discussion group for seniors 65 and older, is accepting participants for a new group in Mill Valley beginning Sept. 16. The eight-member group will meet on Wednesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and will explore topics related to aging.

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  18. Belvedere sets FEMA-compliant rules for raising homes in lagoon flood zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Marin Independent Journal

    The Belvedere City Council adopted an ordinance last week to change the way the city defines and measures height, including a 29-foot limit from grade to rooftop for homes on the lagoon. The move is in response to the Federal Emergency Management Agency flood mapping put in place in 2009, which identifies approximately 87 acres of the lagoon within the 100-year flood zone.

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  19. Religion briefs for the week of Aug. 15 through 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Marin Independent Journal

    Shabbat service: is at 9:15 a.m., Shabbat sit at 11:30 a.m. at Congregation Kol Shofar at 215 Blackfield Drive in Tiburon. Call 415-388-1818, ext.

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  20. Local documentary about cross country coach suffering from disease to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2013 | Marin Independent Journal

    After University cross country runner Holland Reynolds crawled across the finish line at the high school championships in 2010, her story - and that of coach Jim Tracy, who had recently been diagnosed with ALS - went viral. When the documentary film "Running for Jim" debuts at the Tiburon Film Festival on April 16, producers Robin Hauser Reynolds of Belvedere, and Tiburon's Dan and Judy Noyes, are hoping to channel that fame towards an overlooked subject: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.

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