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Marin Storm Damage

Recent storm damage totals estimated $13.3 million in Marin

by Molly Oleson The hills may finally be green again, but Marin is paying a high price for the much-needed rain. According to an initial...
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Hero and Zero: The gift of lights and flesh-peddler in Marin

by Nikki SilversteinHERO: Chad and Carolyn Carvey gave the gift of light to boats anchored out in the Richardson Bay near Sausalito....

Hero Zero

Most of us were safe in our cozy homes last week as we prepared for the massive storm headed our way. One woman wasn’t...

Upfront: A house divided

County passes housing element—what does this mean for affordable housing in Marin? by Peter SeidmanAs the year rolled to an end, the county put a period...
Heidi Kuhn - Hero of Marin

Heros of Marin: Heidi Kuhn

by Molly OlesonIt all began with a toast. Raising a glass in her San Rafael home more than 17 years ago, Heidi Kuhn, a fifth-generation...
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Heroes of Marin: Emily Sims

by Stephanie PowellI don't see myself as a role model,” says Emily Sims, founder of West Marin Advocacy, the driving force behind the Marin County...

Upfront: School of thoughts

by Peter SeidmanRather than calm the debate over a proposed affordable housing project in Marinwood, a study the county commissioned to quantify the effects...
Tyler Barbee - Hero of Marin

Heroes of Marin: Tyler Barbee

by Stephanie Powell“Even at a young age I noticed that Connor didn’t have the same opportunities that I did,” says Tyler Barbee, speaking about...
Marv Zauderer - Hero of Marin

Heroes of Marin: Heroes of Marin – Marv Zauderer

by Janet AlexanderOne of the most affluent counties in the entire country, Marin is most often exalted as a place of abundance and prosperity....

Heroes of Marin: 2014 Heroes of Marin Introduction

“As we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.”—Nelson MandelaThe 2014 Heroes of Marin were honored...