Blog Archives

Professor Walter B. Turner. Photo by Godfrey Lee.

Marin City Community Celebrates Fatherhood

The Marin City community celebrated fathers at the Third Annual Father’s Day Breakfast and Awards event, “Fatherhood: A Protected Species,” on Saturday, June 20 at the Hannah Gallery. Nearly one hundred men attended the breakfast, [...]
Otis Bruce, Jr., Esq. (Photo:

SCHOOL BUZZ: Stay Focused

Many people today are usually stuck in place, looking down rather than reaching up towards the goal line.   Otis Bruce, Jr., founder and organizer of the Marin African-American Professional Network (MAAPN), is constantly encouraging [...]
Top row: Children from the Performing Stars march in the parade. Bottom photo: (adults, from left) Deputy David Lundie, Marin County Sheriff's Department, Gabe Garcia, Bjorn Anderson, and Captain Todd Overshiner, Marin County Fire Department.

Performing Stars Wins “Best Community Spirit” in Mill Valley Memorial Day Parade

The Mill Valley Memorial Day “I Love a Parade” on Monday, May 25 was a success where over 35 young people from Performing Stars participated, including pomp pomp girls on a decorated trailer, baton twirlers, [...]
Dan Monte and his Peace bike. (Photo by Godfrey Lee)

Biking for Peace and Environmental Justice

Dan Monte is raising awareness of climate change and peace with a cross-country bike trip from San Rafael to Washington, D.C.   Early on Memorial Day, the San Rafael resident started his trip at the [...]
Sea-level rising at Stinson Beach.

How Can We Prepare for Sea Level Rise? Learn more at community workshops in Point Reyes Station, Stinson Beach

Sea levels on Marin County’s coast are rising – up by more than eight inches in the past 100 years. The rate is expected to accelerate, and that could affect hundreds of residents in our [...]