The Tam News

Two tiburon police officers resign over racial profiling allegations
Mill Valley School District delays site-based instruction

October 23, 2020

The district cited a lack of information and student interest in returning to classroom instruction as the reason for the delay. 

District parcel tax renewal, Measure M, on November ballot

October 19, 2020

The measure would extend current parcel tax funding to maintain fiscal solvency in the district.

Knitting us Together project transforms Mill Valley depot

October 18, 2020

Community members contributed to the art exhibit to promote unity during the coronavirus pandemic.


The Truth About Breakout Rooms
Editorial: Use Your Voice and Vote

Editorial: Use Your Voice and Vote

September 23, 2020

We implore you to vote for both local and national measures.

A Love Letter to Yerba Mate

A Love Letter to Yerba Mate

September 21, 2020

You taught me what it means to be constantly jittery and alert. And while I may never be able to differentiate the butterflies in my stomach between love of Yerba or extreme caffeine-induced anxiety. It is inconsequential of my feelings for you.

Oat Milk Outrage

Oat Milk Outrage

September 20, 2020

After learning of Oatly's less than savory partnership with Blackstone, I've turned my back on the brand in favor of Califa Farms.

Racism is of “immediate local importance”

Racism is of “immediate local importance”

June 8, 2020

And Mayor Sashi McEntee’s dismissal of Black Lives Matter is far from the only evidence.

The truth about coffee

The truth about coffee

May 24, 2020

Let's all just be honest with ourselves ... coffee doesn't taste good.

Why early 2000’s TV shows are better
Review: I’m Thinking of Ending Things

Review: I’m Thinking of Ending Things

October 20, 2020

Before the Kaufman lovers of the world prepare a lengthy and metaphorical rebuttal against what is to follow, it should be noted that this film has repeatedly been described as “esoteric” and boasts plenty of loyal followers — it just so happens that I’m not one of them.   

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Meagan Meyer

Tam Welcomes New Faculty: Meagan Meyer

September 21, 2020

“​I like problem-solving, collaborating, and learning. In special education, I get to do all of that every day!”

My DNS dependency

My DNS dependency

May 21, 2020

When I was 10 years old, I developed an addiction to over-the-counter nasal decongestant sprays (DNS). It wasn’t until two months ago, over eight years later, that I overcame my addiction. 

Review: <em>Tiger King</em>

Review: Tiger King

May 16, 2020

I wouldn’t trade a minute of the docuseries for anything, but the Tiger King phenomenon is reflective of some unsavory aspects of American culture. 

The Fan Factor
Hamner Time

Hamner Time

October 16, 2020

Senior Sofia Hamner has committed to play Division I water polo at Villanova University.

Tam Athletics adjust to NCS and Marin County health guidelines

Tam Athletics adjust to NCS and Marin County health guidelines

September 24, 2020

NCS released the schedule for 2020-2021 athletic seasons in July absorbing all winter sports into the fall and spring seasons.

Title IX’s foul ball

Title IX’s foul ball

April 22, 2020

Title IX was meant to end gender imbalance in high school and college sports. But it also led to a lack of female coaches — a disparity that our community is no exception to.

Spring sports season canceled

Spring sports season canceled

April 13, 2020

Spring sectional, regional, and state championship events have also been canceled as a result of the coronavirus.