If Threatened by Major Wildfire, What Would Happen if We All Tried to Evacuate by Car at the Same Time? Let’s Find Out at the Evacuation Drill – Saturday, Sept. 25

If Threatened by Major Wildfire, What Would Happen if We All Tried to Evacuate by Car at the Same Time? Let’s Find Out at the Evacuation Drill – Saturday, Sept. 25

Outbound East Blithedale Ave. In the aftermath of the 2017 Tubbs Fire, which destroyed Southern Marin Fire District Deputy Chief Tom Welch’s home in Santa Rosa’s Coffey Park neighborhood – and frankly a seemingly endless stream of horribly destructive fires ever since...
2021 Spirit of Marin Awards to Honor Mill Valley Market, City Manager Alan Piombo – Sept. 24

2021 Spirit of Marin Awards to Honor Mill Valley Market, City Manager Alan Piombo – Sept. 24

Click image for full-size view. In a typical year, the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce selects a business or “business citizen” of the year at Bank of Marin’s annual Spirit of Marin Awards to be honored for their community contributions and...
Amidst Fire Season and a Drought, Marin Agencies Up Seek to Empower Community at Free OAC Event  – Sept. 15

Amidst Fire Season and a Drought, Marin Agencies Up Seek to Empower Community at Free OAC Event – Sept. 15

Between the seemingly ever-expanding fire season and this year’s drought, on the heels of 2020 the second driest year in almost a century in 2020, Marin has been on high alert for months. A pair of local agencies are teaming up with the Outdoor Art Club for a...
Future-Proofing an Icon: Ralston White Retreat Weathers Pandemic, Invests in Infrastructure and Fire Safety Upgrades

Future-Proofing an Icon: Ralston White Retreat Weathers Pandemic, Invests in Infrastructure and Fire Safety Upgrades

Scenes from the Ralston White Retreat at 2 El Capitan Avenue. From the Depot building and the Mill Valley Library to City Hall and the Outdoor Garden, to name just a few, Mill Valley has a splendor of historic, architectural jewels. But one of those jewels rarely gets...