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  • Emergency

    Water Shortage Emergency - Inverness Water System

    Stage 2 Water Shortage Emergency now in effect for the Inverness Water System No sprinklers for outdoor watering. No automatic irrigation systems. Questions? Call Scott McMorrow or Jim Fox at 415-669-1414
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    09/09/2015 - 1:28pm
  • Emergency

    Point Reyes National Seashore - high visitation/road and parking closures

    As of 2:00 pm on Sat, Sep 5 - Point Reyes experiencing very high visitation - parking lots are almost completely full; rangers may temporarily close Mesa Road, the Palomarin Trailhead area and are evaluating parking at the Coast Trail. Drive carefully - watch for closure signs. (per PRNS Facebook)
    Posted by
    Elizabeth Barnet
    09/05/2015 - 2:26pm
  • Curiosity

    Loose dog

    Hi there, There is a large white dog running loose on Douglas, up on Inverness Mesa. Another local and I couldn't identify it but it does have a collar and tags. Just thought I would alert the neighborhood Michele Stone
    Posted by
    Michele Stone
    08/30/2015 - 6:19pm
  • Curiosity

    Marin Airporter - New Location & schedule

    As of September 1 new Main Terminal at 1081 Andersen Drive, San Rafael, http://www.marinairporter.com/ Stop-offs/drop-offs Larkspur, diff. location. Sched. change: Dep.Andersen Drive every 30" at :20 and :50 mins. after the hr. Can leave car there $4/p.d. Hamilton 5 mins before the hr.
    Posted by
    Susan Brayton
    08/23/2015 - 9:38pm
  • Lost & Found

    found: hearing aid

    i found a hearing aid in the shell beach parking lot around 5:30pm yesterday (aug 15). is it yours? call 669 1152 to retrieve it.
    Posted by
    molly livingston
    08/16/2015 - 10:14am

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