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News in Review

Taking a look back over the year in news, there were plenty of stories that raised an eyebrow or two, let alone the occasional...

Roofs and Rental Rules

At the start of the new year, a mass of new state housing laws will kick in. Whether you rent or own in the...

Flashback

50 Years AgoJesus was almost missed. He appeared at a certain time and place in history, a common bearded man with no wealth or...

Hero & Zero

Hero   Marshall and Baja’s San Rafael home is undergoing a much-needed remodel. Usually, a house renovation doesn’t make the Heroes...
Downtown Streets Team

Cities investigate misconduct claims against Downtown Streets Team

Last week, the Pacific Sun broke the story of accusations by former employees against Downtown Streets Team CEO Eileen Richardson and her son, Director...

Heroes & Zeroes

Hero One of the newest recruits to San Rafael’s police department is a dog named Blue, a two-year-old Labrador and...

Flashback

50 Years AgoEditor and publisher Steve McNamara of the Pacific Sun learned a lesson about a party-giving Friday night: don’t give up before the...
Marin County Probation Department

Heroes & Zeroes: Marin County Probation Department

HeroWhen you walk into the Marin County Probation Department lobby, you’ll see the Wall of Change and find...
Emerald Cup

Emerald Cup advocates for local cannabis, honors Tommy Chong

The largest, most-respected organic outdoor cannabis competition in the world returns to the North Bay this month when the 16th annual Emerald...
Downtown Streets Team

Sexual assault, discrimination alleged at Downtown Streets Team

San Rafael signed a $300,000 contract with organization accused of boozy, toxic cultureHomeless services provider, Downtown Streets Team,...