Wade Thomas elementary name one states top school!

Marin schools tapped for top state honor By: Keri Brenner (kbrenner@marinij.com) POSTED: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 – 3:32 p.m. UPDATED: TODAY  Ross School and Wade Thomas Elementary School in San Anselmo were among a select group across the state to be tapped as California Distinguished Schools for 2018. (IJ photo/Frankie Frost) 2010 Two Marin County elementary schools…

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Dillion Beach

Dillon Beach Resort, mecca for dog owners with a mile-long canine-friendly ocean beach in Marin County, has been sold to new owners who intend to maintain “business as usual.” The resort, which dates back to the late 19th century, includes a general store, cafe and three rental cottages with ocean views that take in the…

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Wade Thomas elementary school

Dear Wade Thomas Families, Today, California State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced the recipients of the 2018 California Distinguished Schools Awards. We are thrilled and honored Wade Thomas has earned this distinction! The California Distinguished Schools Program recognizes schools that have made exceptional gains in implementing academic content and performance standards adopted by the…

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San Anselmo 2nd units

CALIFORNIA — California saw a dramatic increase in the number of granny flat permits issued last year, the same year the state implemented three new laws to tackle the housing affordability problem. California saw the biggest increase in permits for accessory dwelling units among U.S. states with a 63 percent increase in 2017, according to…

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San Anselmo

San Anselmo is known for its small-town charm. Eclectic shops, boutiques and cafés line its creekside location, and surrounding hilltops make it particularly scenic. Though not a “hot” destination for nightlife, it can be a lovely place to spend a day, and quietly unwind from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Read on for…

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Fairfax ca car show

Fairfax car show rolls into town for 15th year By: Marin Independent Journal POSTED: Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017 – 7:03 p.m. UPDATED: TODAY Anya and Joe Artigiani look over an engine Sunday at the 15th annual Fairfax Car Show. It was held in the Fairfax Parkade. (Sherry LaVars — Special to Marin Independent Journal) 1/5…

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Ross Valley Fire

MARIN COUNTY, CA – Late firefighter Chris Mahoney left a lasting impact on the community, having served Marin County for more than a decade. A local firefighter association is also helping his legacy live on by launching an online fundraiser to establish a scholarship fund in his name. “His generosity and spirit touched everyone who…

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Marin Food trucks

The Bodega food truck pairs high-quality eats with the freedom to travel Matthew Elias (in window) and Laine Ayre (far left) worked together at Saltwater Oyster Depot in Inverness before teaming up to run The Bodega, a popular roving food truck. Photo by Cris Gebhardt. By David Templeton “You have to climb over the seat…

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