• News for Press Release

    Thursday, August 17, 2017
    The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) District announced today that it has received the green light from the Federal Railroad Administration to begin full passenger train service. Service will begin on August 25. “We are proud to say that we are ready to roll,” said SMART Board of Directors Chairwoman Debora Fudge. “This is the result of years of hard work from SMART’s ...read more
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    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    Distinguished Alumnus Sanford Bressick ’85 Obtains Charitable Gift for SSU from New York Life Rohnert Park, California - The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced that it received a $10,000 Community Impact Grant from New York Life, to enhance SBE academic and career services programs. Distinguished SBE alumnus and professional faculty ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    BioMarin officially opened a new gene therapy manufacturing plant in Novato on Monday, August 7. The ribbon-cutting celebration was attended by over 200 guests, including many community leaders from around Marin County. The plant, located at 35 Leveroni Court in Bel Marin Keys, is one of the first and largest gene therapy manufacturing facilities in the world. This facility will be home to the ...read more
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    Thursday, July 20, 2017
    San Rafael, CA , July 19, 2017 – Ace Hardware Corporation is pleased to announce that Marin Ace of San Rafael achieved designation as a “Pinnacle Performance Retailing” store for its outstanding performance this past year. Developed as part of Ace’s long-term retail growth strategy, 20/20 Vision, Pinnacle Performance Retailing is laser-focused on Ace’s customers, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 08, 2016
    County Supervisor, District 2: Katie Rice County Supervisor, District 3: Kate Sears County Supervisor, District 4: Runoff between Chamber Endorsed Candidate Dominic Grossi and Candidate Dennis Rodoni ​ Measure B passed Measure D passed Congratulations to Assemblymember Marc Levine and Congressman Jared Huffman.
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    Tuesday, May 03, 2016
    The Chamber has a strong and long policy of supporting programs and legislation to improve educational services, modernization of educational facilities and programs that create a qualified and capable workforce. The Chamber leadership believes that the bond measure is needed to upgrade the facilities in order to meet the growing demands of 21st century job training in technology, computers and ...read more
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