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Harvest of Redemption

Jail can be hell. But not many people know that jail cells can also be a place of rebirth. Yarrow Kubrin lives in San...

News Briefs: Novato Delays UGB Vote

The Novato planning commission on Monday delayed a decision supported by city leaders that critics say would have jeopardized the city’s urban growth boundary...

Upfront: Beer Forecast

Even though the weather was clear and sunny last Saturday at the Petaluma River Craft Beer Festival, things seemed hazy.The event had 22 breweries...

Hero & Zero

ZeroLet’s forgo the Hero this week to discuss a huge Zero that affects landline phone users. Though less than half of America’s households still...

This Week in the Pacific Sun

Here's what we've got between the covers this week. Tom Gogola wades into the Point Reyes Seashore elk debate, recently rekindled by Rep. Jared...

Upfront: Hearts Swoon

February is months off, but it’s time to start preparing for a lovely Valentine’s Day present—and a new commander-in-chief by President’s Day 2019.So says...

Upfront: Goopsy!

The unfortunately named company formed by actress-entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow, Goop, just got dinged by district attorneys from around the North Bay in a civil...

Hero & Zero

HeroRight now is prime raptor watch time in the Marin Headlands, specifically on Hawk Hill. On a clear autumn day, scores of volunteers from...

Hero & Zero

  HeroPhoto ops abound when a parade of pups-in-training and working dogs from Guide Dogs for the Blind stroll down the red carpet at a...

Letters to the Editor

Racists Are SickAccording to Psychology Today, racism and xenophobia of any kind is a symptom of psychological ill health. People with a stable sense...