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Nov 29, 2022

Formerly homeless, Jason Sarris becomes a valued community activist

Unless community activist Jason Sarris brought up the topic, it would be impossible to tell he spent the last dozen years living on the streets. Sarris was a typical kid who grew up in a nice Novato family. After high school, he stayed in the city he loves and built...
Nov 1, 2022

Golden Gate Village residents seek independence from Marin Housing Authority

Royce McLemore, president of the Golden Gate Village Resident Council, is within a few steps of achieving the goal...
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Oct 25, 2022

Marin Filmmaker Produces Documentary Revealing the Hell Wreaked by Autocrats

The Broken Promise, a Marin filmmaker’s new documentary, examines current and past genocides, providing a chilling reminder that history...
Oct 18, 2022

Coyote confrontations increase in Belvedere and Tiburon

By Nikki Silverstein Some residents of Belvedere believe coyotes on the small island have overstayed their welcome, saying the animals...
Oct 11, 2022

Novato City Council candidates call for change

Two races for open seats on the Novato City Council have inspired five diverse candidates to throw their hats...
Oct 5, 2022

Human composting now legal in California

My father’s cremated remains sit atop a vintage table in my living room, hidden inside a wood urn I...
Sep 28, 2022

Data shows racial inequities in Mill Valley policing

Two new reports reach vastly different conclusions about racial disparities during police stops by the Mill Valley Police Department,...
Sep 20, 2022

Sausalito’s cannabis dispensary ballot measure stirs controversy

My head was spinning after speaking to the supporters and opponents of Sausalito’s ballot initiative on cannabis. And I...
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