Category Archives: Marin County

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

Vallecito Elementary School is in the Dixie School District of San Rafael, CA. Let’s congratulate principal Tracy Smith and all the teachers. Four other San Rafael Schools received this award: Mary Silviera, Sun Valley, Glenwood, and Santa Venetia. These schools have each received the 2016 Gold Ribbon School Award. A total of 8 Elementary schools in Marin… Continue Reading

Where is Marin Airporter?

Where is Marin Airporter?

The Marin Airporter is on the move !   Here is new information about one of our favorite services in Marin, and Diringer Realty wanted to make sure you had it ! Here is the big news: Larkspur Landing Terminal is now CLOSED. However don’t panic, we have good news for you ! There is a… Continue Reading

Medical Emergency? New Kaiser Emergency Dept.         San Rafael, CA

Medical Emergency? New Kaiser Emergency Dept. San Rafael, CA

Medical care is important to all of us. Receiving emergency care promptly and professionally is critical. As a resident of the Terra Linda community in San Rafael I have been quite spoiled by having Kaiser Permanente’s large facility within a 5 minute drive. After living in San Francisco for 15 years and having to “cross town ” to reach my… Continue Reading

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin County Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA This time Marin’s cutting edge is in the realm of education and health. For some time now we have been training our children to become sedentary adults.  We spend the first two years of their lives teaching them to walk and talk, and we… Continue Reading

Falling In Love with San Rafael Public Schools

Falling In Love with San Rafael Public Schools

The first thing that buyers usually quiz me on when they are moving into the area is the school system. The fact is, our schools are pretty phenomenal! There are 45 elementary school districts to choose from, which graduate into 10 junior high schools and 9 high schools. According to Great Schools.org, our schools all… Continue Reading

Seed Library comes to Marin

Seed Library comes to Marin

Seed Library – Wikipedia, A seed library is an institution that lends or shares seed. We usually associate libraries with books. Pretty obvious, right? Well, that is changing. Many different kinds of libraries are out there. The newest type of library to come to Marin is a “seed library”. Are you wondering what a “seed library”… Continue Reading

Award Winning Novato School District At its Finest!

Award Winning Novato School District At its Finest!

If you are moving into a new area and have children, learning more about the school district is a natural starting point. For those considering the Northern Bay Area, Novato, served by the Novato School District, is quickly becoming one of the most popular areas in Marin County. It features beautiful outdoor spaces yet is close enough… Continue Reading

The Importance of SMART Train Quiet Zones – Good Job San Rafael!

The Importance of SMART Train Quiet Zones – Good Job San Rafael!

The Importance of SMART Train Quiet Zones   One of the main concerns that local residents in San Rafael and Novato had in regards to the SMART Train system is the noise that could have been involved with this train. Since the intent of the system is to allow travelers and residents ease of access… Continue Reading