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Hannah Wise Learning Hub temporarily closes after student contracts COVID-19

(Nancy Hoang)
November 25, 2020
The learning hub shut down for 10 days and reopened after all staff and students tested negative for the virus.

Marin Catholic suspends in-person instruction due to student parties, sleepovers

(Henry Hoetler)
November 23, 2020
The high school resumed a hybrid learning model on Nov. 2.

Board of Trustees members Harlander, Loebbaka re-elected for second term

Left: TUHSD Board or Trustees member Karen Loebbaka. Right: Board of Trustees President Leslie Harlander.  (Courtesy of the Tamalpais Union High School District Board of Trustees)
November 21, 2020
Loebbaka and Harlander will keep their seats on the board until 2024.

Trump supporters antagonize Marin City community members during rally

(Ronan Grele)
November 10, 2020
A "car cruise" in support of President Donald Trump stopped in Marin City the day before the presidential election. Trump supporters waved Blue Lives Matter and MAGA flags and shouted racial slurs at residents of the majority-Black community.

District delays return to in-person learning

(Samantha Nichols)
October 27, 2020
Students are expected to return to campuses in a hybrid format on Jan. 6.

Two tiburon police officers resign over racial profiling allegations

(Courtesy of Yema Khalif)
October 23, 2020
Sergeant Michael Blasi and Police Chief Michael Cronin resigned September 1 and 13 following allegations of officers racially profiling a Black store owner in Tiburon.

Mill Valley School District delays site-based instruction

(Paige Anderson)
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

(Henry Hoelter)
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

(Naomi Lenchner)
October 18, 2020
Community members contributed to the art exhibit to promote unity during the coronavirus pandemic.

Muir Beach begins removing racist clauses from property deeds

(Courtesy of Muir Beach CSD)
October 17, 2020
The Community Services District of Muir Beach identified over 80 property deeds that contained a statement prohibiting sale to people of color.

County introduces Race Equity Planning Committee

County introduces Race Equity Planning Committee
October 10, 2020
The committee's 15-20 members will be tasked with revising the county's 2017 Race Equity Plan.

Drake Site Leadership Council moves to implement name change

Image has been edited for artistic affect. (Henry Hoelter)
September 27, 2020
The new name is expected to be finalized by December. In the meantime, the high school has been temporarily renamed High School 1327.
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