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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Mother and Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

Mother and Son in Same Vehicle Arrested for DUI

The San Rafael residents were found passed out in a Range Rover. And that's just the beginning of the story.
Are We Snobs? San Rafael Makes Dubious Top 10 List

Are We Snobs? San Rafael Makes Dubious Top 10 List

San Rafael is a vibrant community that draws educated, cultured residents. But are we snobs?
Getting Their Goats: Four-legged Fire Fuel Suppressors

Getting Their Goats: Four-legged Fire Fuel Suppressors

975 goats take on the challenge of clearing a fire-prone property.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
County: Employee Survey Results Show Improvement

County: Employee Survey Results Show Improvement

88 percent of County workers like the work they do, according to the County of Marin.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
CHP: Overturned Truck Actually Spilled 4,000 Gallons of Gasoline in San Rafael

CHP: Overturned Truck Actually Spilled 4,000 Gallons of Gasoline in San Rafael

Earlier estimates had put that figure at 1,700 gallons.
Update: Sir Francis Drake in San Rafael Reopened 19+ Hours After Big Rig Crash

Update: Sir Francis Drake in San Rafael Reopened 19+ Hours After Big Rig Crash

According to the CHP, the road reopened shortly before 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Charges Dropped Against Kentfield Woman Suspected in Marin Bike Theft Ring

Charges Dropped Against Kentfield Woman Suspected in Marin Bike Theft Ring

The charge against Rebecca Hammett, 50, was dismissed Thursday in Marin County Superior Court pending further investigation.
Big Rig Flips, Spills 1,700 Gallons of Gasoline on Sir Francis Drake in San Rafael

Big Rig Flips, Spills 1,700 Gallons of Gasoline on Sir Francis Drake in San Rafael

CHP officials say commuters should be aware that the road may remain closed for much of Monday, and likely into the evening commute.
'Summer Nights' Festival Kicks Off in San Rafael

'Summer Nights' Festival Kicks Off in San Rafael

The 2014 Summer Nights Festival features five Saturday nights of multicultural musical experiences outdoors in San Rafael.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Marin Candidate Filing Opens July 14 for November Election

Marin Candidate Filing Opens July 14 for November Election

Nominations will be accepted through Aug. 8.
UPDATE: Road Now Clear After Big Rig Crash On Southbound 101 in San Rafael

UPDATE: Road Now Clear After Big Rig Crash On Southbound 101 in San Rafael

"It was a miracle that no one was injured or worse," said San Rafael Fire Chief Chris Gray.
Local Leaders Urge USPS to Keep North Bay Mail Processing Centers Open

Local Leaders Urge USPS to Keep North Bay Mail Processing Centers Open

Huffman & Thompson: “We are again opposing this misguided consolidation as a means to solve the USPS financial crisis”
Suspect Arrested in Rape of 14-year-old Girl

Suspect Arrested in Rape of 14-year-old Girl

A police spokeswoman called it a "heinous" crime.
Learn How to Recycle Your 'Graywater' In Free Workshops Hosted by Marin County

Learn How to Recycle Your 'Graywater' In Free Workshops Hosted by Marin County

Educational sessions June 28, Sept. 13 focused on irrigation systems.
DUI Checkpoint in San Rafael Nets 2 DUI Arrests, Other Alleged Violations

DUI Checkpoint in San Rafael Nets 2 DUI Arrests, Other Alleged Violations

The weekend operation was held at the intersection of East Francisco Boulevard and Morphew Street.