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Breaking News: Generator Fire at Safeway

Breaking News: Generator Fire at Safeway
By Maddie Wall and Celia Francis March 9, 2018

A small generator fire broke out on the roof of the Miller Avenue Safeway on Friday, March 9, at around 6:40pm, causing a temporary evacuation and store closure. According to store worker John Roberts,...

Why TV Shows Should Release their Episodes by the Season, not the Episode

Why TV Shows Should Release their Episodes by the Season, not the Episode
By Maddie Wall and Maddie Wall May 22, 2017

As I was growing up, watching television was easy. I turned on Disney Channel and there was always flow of episodes playing, most of the time allowing for me to watch for hours on end of the same show,...

The Movement That Crossed the Country: Our Stories

The Movement That Crossed the Country: Our Stories
By Arya Guinney, Birggita Danielson, Ginger Lazarus, Maddie Wall, Elissa Asch February 2, 2017

  Washington D.C.: ETHICS SCHMETHICS,” “FAKE TAN, FAKE MAN.” And my personal favorite; “I can’t believe I still have to protest this shit” from an elderly woman. These are just a few signs...

Featured Opinion: Death Penalty

Graphic by: Emma Blackburn
By Maddie Wall and Maddie Wall November 10, 2016

In 1972, the California Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty was unconstitutional, only for it to be reinstated 6 years later. In 2012, Prop 32 would have repealed the death penalty in California,...

New Staff Profiles

New Staff Profiles
By Tam News Staff October 11, 2016

Special Education Department: Molly Fries  by Ryan Leake Tam’s newest member of the Special Education Department, Molly Fries, claims she is “not actually a teacher.” Fries spends her time...

Living With Pica: Chewin’ the Pages

Living With Pica: Chewin' the Pages
By Maddie Wall November 5, 2015

Many people have probably watched the TLC show “My Strange Addiction” or heard of the crazy things that people are addicted to, such as eating mattresses or drinking paint, but you’ve probably never...

Movies of the Month

Movies of the Month
By Leo DiPierro, Kate Finn, Maddie Wall October 19, 2015

The Martian: Matt Damon on Mars by Leo DiPiero The film industry has seen a number of incredible, realistic science-fiction films in the past few years. Among these are “Gravity”(2013) and “Interstellar”(2014)....

A Tale of Failed Flyers

A Tale of Failed Flyers
By Maddie Wall June 10, 2015

As the drought becomes a bigger issue everyday, Californians seem to be thinking more and more about water conservation and what’s causing such dramatic water dissipation. Saving water is an issue for...

Marin History Museum to be Shut Down

Marin History Museum to be Shut Down
By Maddie Wall May 27, 2015

The Marin History Museum will shut down on August 31, due to lack of operating funds. The small museum, located in San Rafael, has been struggling to sustain the money to stay open over the past several...

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