Marin Real Estate

Should Marin County get a pass on building affordable housing? THE EDITORIAL BOARDBY THE EDITORIAL BOARD | June 27, 2017, 12:07AM It’s no secret that California is in the middle of a housing crunch, and that cities and counties are struggling to meet the goals set out for them to provide affordable housing. Marin County,…

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Marin public meetings

Marin public meetings: June 5-9 POSTED: Saturday, June 3, 2017 – 4:36 p.m. UPDATED: 2 DAYS AGO  Monday Corte Madera: Corte Madera and Larkspur Shared Fire Services Ad-Hoc Committee, 6:30 p.m., Town Hall, 300 Tamalpais Drive. Website: townofcortemadera.org. The joint committee will discuss a draft joint powers authority agreement to consolidate the Corte Madera and Larkspur fire…

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San Domenico School in San Anselmo

San Domenico School senior brings home national Shakespeare honor By: Adrian Rodriguez (arodriguez@marinij.com) POSTED: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 – 6:28 p.m. UPDATED: TODAY Watch Video Ogechi Egonu, a senior at San Domenico School in San Anselmo, is presented with the award for winning the national Shakespeare competition at Lincoln Center in New York City. (Courtesy…

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Marin public meetings: March 27-31

Marin public meetings: March 27-31 POSTED: Saturday, March 25, 2017 – 5:47 p.m. UPDATED: A DAY AGO MONDAY San Rafael: San Rafael City Schools Board of Trustees, 310 Nova Albion Way, 6 p.m. Website: www.srcs.org TUESDAY San Anselmo: Town Council, 7 p.m., Council Chambers, 525 San Anselmo Ave., Website: www.townofsanselmo.org. Council will receive an update…

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Marin Homes

$25M estate, formerly Bill Graham’s, is Marin’s greenest–and most expensive– mansion By Anna Marie Erwert on March 21, 2017 at 4:00 AM IMAGE 1 OF 31hold onto your hats: Over 13,000 square feet of mansion ahead. Isobel Wiener/ Danielle Chavanon – Sotheby’s International Realty High on a Corte Madera hilltop, this estate– and with approximately…

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Chess anyone?

Novato man teaches chess to students to help critical thinking By: Stephanie Weldy POSTED: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 – 12:24 p.m. UPDATED: A DAY AGO Christopher Major, founder and president of the Novato Chess Club teaches chess strategy to 10-year-old Cooper McCollum of San Anselmo. (Alan Dep/Marin Independent Journal) Christopher Major believes in the power…

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Ross Valley flood scare brings calls for action

Ross Valley flood scare brings calls for action By: Richard Halstead (rhalstead@marinij.com) POSTED: Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 – 3:14 p.m. UPDATED: TODAY Watch Video San Anselmo officers evacuate downtown San Anselmo after the Corte Madera Creek reached 12 feet Tuesday night. The creek begins flooding at around 13 feet. (Robert Tong — Marin Independent Journal)…

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