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Drakes Bay Oyster Co. Owner Says He’ll Take Case to High Court

January 15, 2014 | 10:15 am

Drakes Bay Oyster Co. Owner Says He’ll Take Case to High Court

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Appeal to Supreme Court last legal option for Point Reyes oyster farm after losing lower-court bid.

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Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

December 30, 2013 | 9:00 am

Michael Krasny and Forum’s Producers’ Favorite Shows of 2013

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The ones that stuck with us, from a show on kindness to a Mike Tyson interview to dogs to housing.

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Tech, Recovering Jobs Market Fuel Bay Area’s Population Growth

December 13, 2013 | 4:18 pm

Tech, Recovering Jobs Market Fuel Bay Area’s Population Growth

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Foreign immigration boosts region’s numbers, along with domestic migration from other areas.

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Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

November 29, 2013 | 1:31 pm

Six Ways the Bay Area Can Help Its Housing Affordability Problem

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Creating affordable housing requires a multi-pronged, nuanced approach. Experts suggest some solutions.

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Voters Say Yes to Gun Control, Sales Taxes and Some School Bonds

November 6, 2013 | 9:53 am

Voters Say Yes to Gun Control, Sales Taxes and Some School Bonds

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Controversial measure on gun control passes in Sunnyvale, school bonds across the Bay Area prevail.

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Election 2013: Guide to Marin County Ballot Measures A to J

November 5, 2013 | 5:00 am

Election 2013: Guide to Marin County Ballot Measures A to J

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Marin County residents are voting on sales tax increases and bonds.

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Health Officials: Marin Parents Opting Out of Vaccines Put Community at Risk

October 18, 2013 | 3:19 pm

Health Officials: Marin Parents Opting Out of Vaccines Put Community at Risk

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County health experts see an alarming downward trend in childhood immunizations.

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Marin Supervisors Approve Contested Affordable Housing Plan

September 24, 2013 | 6:28 pm

Marin Supervisors Approve Contested Affordable Housing Plan

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Marin County supervisors approved a plan on Tuesday that allows affordable housing developments along Highway 101 to be built.

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Bay Area Hunger Games: In Solidarity, Eat A Little Less This Coming Week

September 6, 2013 | 4:22 pm

Bay Area Hunger Games: In Solidarity, Eat A Little Less This Coming Week

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Hunger Challenge 2013 raises awareness to the struggles faced by low-income residents in our cities.

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Marin Vaccination Opt-Outs Increase, Despite the Science

August 21, 2013 | 1:20 pm

Marin Vaccination Opt-Outs Increase, Despite the Science

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by Amy Standen and Jon Brooks Many Bay Area children are heading back to school this week, and in some of those schools kids are in more danger than ever of contracting preventable diseases because of parents who decline to vaccinate their children. Last year, 7.8 percent of Marin County parents – a 1 percent […]

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