Marin County Local District Election

Cal Mitchell

December 18, 2017


Filed under News

A countywide election was held to determine various positions in each local district across Marin County, on November 7, 2017. Townships across the county opened their polls for both individual candidates, as well as different measures. While Mill Valley had nothing on the ballot, a position on the C...

Fire in Sausalito

Griffin Chen & Aaron Young

October 26, 2017


Filed under News

  At around noon on October 17, a fast-moving brush fire broke out along the southbound side of Highway 101. Local fire departments, with assistance from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, quickly arrived at the scene, containing and extinguishing the fire before it spread out o...

Marin Horizon to Open New School in Marin City

Kendall Lafranchi

April 3, 2017


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Marin Horizon is set to open a Pre-K school for two-year-old children in Marin City in the fall of 2017. The school will be in partnership with Community Action Marin (CAM) and will move into the two-acre lot where CAM’s Manzanita Children’s Center currently resides. Marin Horizon has two current locatio...

Humans of Tam: I Don’t Belong Here

Humans of Tam: I Don’t Belong Here

Kennedy Cook and Michael Diamandakis

February 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Humans of Tam

  My parents were together. We had a home, I never really appreciated that. I never really knew what it was ‘till I lost it. My dad left, he moved into a different house. He came and saw me every now and then but he just left me with my mom. Even though he knew I was in pain, he just kinda le...

EDITORIAL: Operation Breakthrough

EDITORIAL: Operation Breakthrough

February 10, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Fifty years ago, as racial tensions divided the nation, Tam High was no exception. From 1964 to 1968, more than 100 American cities were swept by race riots. Faced by this violent expression of hopelessness many members of the Unites States’ northern white community drew back from its reformist sta...

Target Opening in Marin City

Nicole Anisgard Parra

February 2, 2017


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Target, which will serve as the only grocery store in Marin City, is set to open in early March. It will be occupying the vacant building that housed Best Buy in the Gateway Shopping Center. The new store will occupy a space of 48,500 square feet. Target officials stated that the store would have ...

“Ms. Jewel” Retires

“Ms. Jewel” Retires

James Finn & Hannah Chorley

June 3, 2016


Filed under Featured, Lifestyles, Profiles

Hailed as the “mother” of the Marin City community at Tam, Jewel Barrow, known by many as “Ms. Jewel” has been a fixture at Tam for 52 years.  Since she graduated from Tam in 1964, Ms. Jewel has worked a number of jobs at Tam, ranging from “community liaison” to “staff assistant,” b...

Bridge the Gap College Prep Moves to Tam Campus

Bridge the Gap College Prep Moves to Tam Campus

Josh Love

October 16, 2015


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Bridge the Gap College Prep (BTGCP), an educational and college preparation organization, has finally arrived at Tam. Bridge the Gap began meeting on campus at the beginning of the school year in an attempt to improve services for students who went to Bridge the Gap in Marin City, providing them addi...

Saggin’, Not Swaggin’

Saggin’, Not Swaggin’

Wanya Williams

October 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Every day, I walk down the streets of Drake and Cole in Marin City and all I see is Hanes, Polo, and Fruit of the Loom. Sagging is like a sport nowadays. More and more people are sagging each day. I don’t understand why it’s okay to show your underwear to the whole world.       To be honest, I sag sometime...

Marin City Park Renovated

Marin City Park Renovated

Cam Vernali

October 16, 2015


Filed under News

Marin City renovated its George “Rocky” Graham Park this past July with brand-new amenities. This park is the only community park in Marin City. “I think it’s great that they’re giving all of these kids an opportunity to get out more near their new school, it’s definitely a huge step for the ...

The Real Marin City

The Real Marin City

Wanya Williams

May 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Whenever I walk in to Burger King to buy my daily 10-piece chicken nuggets, it seems like there is always a little white kid breaking his neck just to look at me. Should this make me feel special or concerned for the kid? Younger Marin white kids tend to look at me because of the dark color of my skin....

Proof Lab Builds New Marin City Skate Park

Proof Lab Builds New Marin City Skate Park

Kevin Lee

October 24, 2014


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Construction of a new skate park began over the summer and is currently underway in Marin City. The park, which will provide a way for Mill Valley and Marin City residences to skate closer to home, is not yet open to the public but is nearing the later stages of completion. This community art and...

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