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Heroes of Marin 2016: Editor’s note

Editor's noteWhen we announced a few months ago that we were launching our annual Heroes of Marin issue, and put a call out for...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Lifetime Achievement

Heroes of Marin 2016Lifetime Achievement: Michael PritchardBy David Templeton“I don’t laugh because I’m happy,” says Michael Pritchard, recipient of this year’s Heroes of Marin...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Role Model

Heroes of Marin 2016Role Model: Harold GrantBy Dani BurlisonAs the Bay Area housing crisis shows no signs of retreating and more and more people...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Innovation

Heroes of Marin 2016Innovation: Nicole HitchcockBy David TempletonA diagnosis of cancer is always a shock, but as the Marin-based nonprofit Hairdressers with Heart has...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Environmental Stewardship

Heroes of Marin 2016Environmental Stewardship: Deanne CloughBy Nikki SilversteinDeanne Clough built a name for herself in the construction industry in Marin—not a small...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Courage

Heroes of Marin 2016Courage: Aneice TaylorBy Dani BurlisonIn 1982, Aneice Taylor’s Lagunitas home was destroyed in a powerful mudslide. The freak accident left her,...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Community Spirit

Heroes of MarinCommunity Spirit: Heidi KrahlingBy Tanya HenryWith the seemingly unstoppable popularity of cooking shows like those featured on the Food Network and Bravo’s...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Arts & Culture

Heroes of Marin 2016Arts & Culture: Sara PearsonBy Charles BrousseAsk a politician, or the manager of just about any nonprofit organization, what the least...

Heroes of Marin 2016: Recognizing Excellence

By Molly OlesonThe time has come for the Pacific Sun to put a call out for nominations for Heroes of Marin, our annual recognition...

Heroes of Marin: Matt Tasley, Courage

by Janet AlexanderCourage, like beauty, can be said to be in the eye of the beholder, but the strength of artist Matt Tasley is...