San Rafael, California

What is San Rafael, California known for?


movie series

''THX 1138'', the city became a center for the entertainment industry, particularly the high-tech elements of the business. Lucasfilm was founded by George Lucas in 1971, and is best known for the global hit movie series ''Star Wars'' and also for ''Indiana Jones''. Some of the company's operations were moved to San Francisco (San Francisco, California) in 2005. Portions of the Universal movie production ''American Graffiti'' were filmed in downtown San Rafael under George


feature+voice

the sanctuary of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. ''The Curse of Monkey Island'' was the first ''Monkey Island'' game to feature voice acting; in it, the part of Elaine Marley was given to British actress Alexandra Boyd. Boyd explains that she got the part of Elaine as she had worked with voice director Darragh O'Farrell previously; O'Farrell brought Boyd in to read for the part. '''KVVF: Latino Mix''' (105.7 FM) is an Latin Pop radio station that broadcasts from Santa Clara, California, and is being simulcast in San Rafael, California on KVVZ (100.7 FM). Its current over-the-air brand and slogan is ''105.7 and 100.7 Latino Mix, "Solo Exitos"''. It is owned by Univision. Between 2003 and June 27, 2005, KVVF was the ''"pop, rock y reggaeton"'' station, ''Viva 105.7'', also owned by Univision. High school years Bailey attended Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, California and was a letterman (Letterman (sports)) and a standout in football (High school football). The largest population of California Clapper Rails is in San Francisco Bay, where a total of about 3000 are resident. The photo above right was taken of a California Clapper Rail at the San Francisco Bay perimeter near the Dumbarton Bridge (Dumbarton Bridge (California)); the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in the area provides protected habitats for this and other native species. Other frequent sightings of this species around the San Francisco Bay include the Napa Sonoma Marsh, Bothin Marsh in Mill Valley (Mill Valley, California), Gallinas Creek in San Rafael (San Rafael, California), Arrowhead Marsh and Damon Marsh in Oakland (Oakland, California), the Palo Alto (Palo Alto, California) baylands (Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve), John Kemper, ''Birding in California'' Globe Pequot Press (2001) ISBN 1-56044-832-6 Charleston Slough in Mountain View (Mountain View, California), Seal Slough in San Mateo (San Mateo, California) and Belmont Slough. The village is served by Golden Gate Transit route 42 and 40 between Richmond (Richmond, California) and El Cerrito del Norte BART stations (El Cerrito del Norte (BART station)) across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in Contra Costa County and San Rafael Transit Center in downtown San Rafael (San Rafael, California). The community is in ZIP code 94964 and area code 415. nationalcompetition Miss USA 2000 birth_place San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) birth_name Jamie Marie Kern Kern was born and grew up in San Rafael, California but later moved to Des Moines, Washington. Kern graduated from Washington State University as a member of that University's Honor College and was awarded the President's Award. She maintained a GPA of 4.0 and completed her degree in three years. In 1999 she was the Phi Kappa Phi Senior Scholar of the Year. DATE OF BIRTH 1977-07-16 PLACE OF BIRTH San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) DATE OF DEATH Personal life Deb Caletti was born June 16, 1963 in San Rafael, California. When Caletti was eleven, her father's work relocated the family to Seattle, Washington. Caletti often cites her love for writing and reading stemming back to her early childhood. “My most memorable teacher was Rich Campe, my third-grade teacher at Fairlands Elementary in Pleasanton, California. Rich was a bona fide Bay Area hippie…We also did a lot of creative writing in his class. His remarks on my stories…were the sort of encouragement that could make you feel that maybe, possibly, you were on to something with the whole writing thing. Groovy! he'd scrawl at the top of the page. Far OUT! If anyone knows where Rich Campe is, please let me know so that I can heartily and sincerely thank him.” "PowellsBooks.Blog - Kids Q&A: Deb Caletti", PowellsBooks.Blog, April 7, 2010. Caletti attended Lake Washington High School in Kirkland, Washington, graduating in 1981. She earned a BA (Bachelor's degree) in Journalism from the University of Washington in Seattle (Seattle, Washington) in 1985. Caletti was a longtime resident of Issaquah, Washington, where she set many of her books as the fictional town of "Nine Mile Falls." She currently resides in Seattle, Washington with her husband. Deb Caletti - Bio Montgomery Ward strike In 1943, the union struck Montgomery Ward & Co. (Montgomery Ward) after management refused to comply with a War Labor Board order to recognize the union and institute the terms of a collective bargaining agreement the board had worked out. The strike involved nearly 12,000 workers in Jamaica, New York; Detroit, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; St. Paul, Minnesota; Denver, Colorado; San Rafael, California; and Portland, Oregon. Ward's then cut wages and fired many union activists.


580

Francisco to the south. Interstate 580 (Interstate 580 (California)) heads across the Richmond – San Rafael Bridge to the East Bay (East Bay (San Francisco Bay Area)). The San Rafael Transit Center, located at the corner of 3rd and Hetherton Streets, is served by a number of bus agencies, including Golden Gate Transit, Marin Transit, Sonoma County Transit, and Greyhound (Greyhound Lines). Local bus service is provided primarily by Golden Gate Transit and Marin Transit

. The most common extant features at the mission grounds include the church building and an ancillary ''convento'' (convent) wing. In some cases (in San Rafael (San Rafael, California), Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, California), and Soledad (Soledad, California), for example), the current buildings are replicas constructed on or near the original site. Other mission compounds remain relatively intact and true to their original, Mission Era construction. * Interstate 580 (California) Interstate

580 curves along the southern waterside of Richmond and merges into I-80 in Albany (Albany, California) in the southern Oakland (Oakland, California) San Francisco (San Francisco, California) direction while slicing through mixed medium and heavy industries and homes through Point Richmond and onto the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge over the San Pablo Bay segment of the San Francisco Bay into San Rafael (San Rafael, California) and Marin County, California Marin County


nearby+track

, http: www.thejc.com lifestyle how-jewish-is how-jewish-brad-gilbert and resides with his wife and three children in San Rafael, California. While commentating on Andy Murray's third round match in the 2011 Australian Open for ESPN2, Gilbert mentioned that he lives near the Olympian runner Michael Johnson (Michael Johnson (athlete)) and that when he was Murray's coach he introduced Johnson and Murray, who did a series of sprints together on a nearby

track. Sonenshein died at Kaiser Permanente in San Rafael, California, aged 85. He was buried at Oakmont Cemetery in Lafayette, California. Until the mid-1980s, SR 17 extended from its current southern terminus at State Route 1 (California State Route 1) in Santa Cruz through Oakland (Oakland, California) and across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge to San Rafael (San Rafael, California). The roadway still exists (apart from the mile-long Cypress section in Oakland


rock early

at Tarpan Studios, San Rafael (San Rafael, California); Lighthouse Studios, Goodnight L. A., Soundcastle Recording Studio, Los Angeles; Fantasy Studios, Berkeley (Berkeley, California); and Manzanita Studios, Arrington, Tennessee Genre Rock (Rock music) Early life Carré Otis was born in San Francisco (San Francisco, California), and raised in Marin County, California along with her older sister Chrisse and her younger brother Jordan. She attended San


great stone

; thumb 300px left ''Misión San Juan de Capistrano'' by Henry Chapman Ford, 1880. The work depicts the rear of the "Great Stone Church" and part of the mission's Cemetery ''campo santos'' (Image:San Juan Capistrano 1880 painting.jpg). Today, the missions exist in varying degrees of architectural integrity and structural soundness


album deep

'' (1983) artfully meshed his early classical music training with spatial melodies, and the album became an underground success. When Lynch released his second album ''Deep Breakfast'' (1984), he and his wife Kathleen sold over 50,000 albums out of their small apartment in San Rafael, California before licensing the music to a distributor. ''Deep Breakfast'' has sold over 1 million copies without the benefit of performing, and was the first independently released


music training

'' (1983) artfully meshed his early classical music training with spatial melodies, and the album became an underground success. When Lynch released his second album ''Deep Breakfast'' (1984), he and his wife Kathleen sold over 50,000 albums out of their small apartment in San Rafael, California before licensing the music to a distributor. ''Deep Breakfast'' has sold over 1 million copies without the benefit of performing, and was the first independently released


musical career

ha nestled in a small community near the base of Mount Tamalpais. The campus buildings feature a wide variety of architectural styles, each building being built in the style of its time. In the early days of his musical career, Lynch was an unknown classically trained guitarist and lutenist who began writing instrumental recordings that blended classical and electronic components into melodic soundscapes. His debut album, ''The Sky of Mind'' (1983) artfully meshed his early classical music training with spatial melodies, and the album became an underground success. When Lynch released his second album ''Deep Breakfast'' (1984), he and his wife Kathleen sold over 50,000 albums out of their small apartment in San Rafael, California before licensing the music to a distributor. ''Deep Breakfast'' has sold over 1 million copies without the benefit of performing, and was the first independently released album to be certified Platinum by the R.I.A.A. RIAA Gold & Platinum Database In order to have a stronger relationship with Factor 5's North American partners like LucasArts, '''Factor 5, Inc''' was established in the US (United States) in May 1996 with legal help support from LucasArts, and in late 1996 the core of the development team in Germany was relocated to the North American company headquarters in San Rafael (San Rafael, California), California. FACTOR 5 '''KVVF: Latino Mix''' (105.7 FM) is an Latin Pop radio station that broadcasts from Santa Clara, California, and is being simulcast in San Rafael, California on KVVZ (100.7 FM). Its current over-the-air brand and slogan is ''105.7 and 100.7 Latino Mix, "Solo Exitos"''. It is owned by Univision. Between 2003 and June 27, 2005, KVVF was the ''"pop, rock y reggaeton"'' station, ''Viva 105.7'', also owned by Univision. High school years Bailey attended Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, California and was a letterman (Letterman (sports)) and a standout in football (High school football). The largest population of California Clapper Rails is in San Francisco Bay, where a total of about 3000 are resident. The photo above right was taken of a California Clapper Rail at the San Francisco Bay perimeter near the Dumbarton Bridge (Dumbarton Bridge (California)); the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in the area provides protected habitats for this and other native species. Other frequent sightings of this species around the San Francisco Bay include the Napa Sonoma Marsh, Bothin Marsh in Mill Valley (Mill Valley, California), Gallinas Creek in San Rafael (San Rafael, California), Arrowhead Marsh and Damon Marsh in Oakland (Oakland, California), the Palo Alto (Palo Alto, California) baylands (Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve), John Kemper, ''Birding in California'' Globe Pequot Press (2001) ISBN 1-56044-832-6 Charleston Slough in Mountain View (Mountain View, California), Seal Slough in San Mateo (San Mateo, California) and Belmont Slough. The village is served by Golden Gate Transit route 42 and 40 between Richmond (Richmond, California) and El Cerrito del Norte BART stations (El Cerrito del Norte (BART station)) across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in Contra Costa County and San Rafael Transit Center in downtown San Rafael (San Rafael, California). The community is in ZIP code 94964 and area code 415. nationalcompetition Miss USA 2000 birth_place San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) birth_name Jamie Marie Kern Kern was born and grew up in San Rafael, California but later moved to Des Moines, Washington. Kern graduated from Washington State University as a member of that University's Honor College and was awarded the President's Award. She maintained a GPA of 4.0 and completed her degree in three years. In 1999 she was the Phi Kappa Phi Senior Scholar of the Year. DATE OF BIRTH 1977-07-16 PLACE OF BIRTH San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) DATE OF DEATH Personal life Deb Caletti was born June 16, 1963 in San Rafael, California. When Caletti was eleven, her father's work relocated the family to Seattle, Washington. Caletti often cites her love for writing and reading stemming back to her early childhood. “My most memorable teacher was Rich Campe, my third-grade teacher at Fairlands Elementary in Pleasanton, California. Rich was a bona fide Bay Area hippie…We also did a lot of creative writing in his class. His remarks on my stories…were the sort of encouragement that could make you feel that maybe, possibly, you were on to something with the whole writing thing. Groovy! he'd scrawl at the top of the page. Far OUT! If anyone knows where Rich Campe is, please let me know so that I can heartily and sincerely thank him.” "PowellsBooks.Blog - Kids Q&A: Deb Caletti", PowellsBooks.Blog, April 7, 2010. Caletti attended Lake Washington High School in Kirkland, Washington, graduating in 1981. She earned a BA (Bachelor's degree) in Journalism from the University of Washington in Seattle (Seattle, Washington) in 1985. Caletti was a longtime resident of Issaquah, Washington, where she set many of her books as the fictional town of "Nine Mile Falls." She currently resides in Seattle, Washington with her husband. Deb Caletti - Bio Montgomery Ward strike In 1943, the union struck Montgomery Ward & Co. (Montgomery Ward) after management refused to comply with a War Labor Board order to recognize the union and institute the terms of a collective bargaining agreement the board had worked out. The strike involved nearly 12,000 workers in Jamaica, New York; Detroit, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; St. Paul, Minnesota; Denver, Colorado; San Rafael, California; and Portland, Oregon. Ward's then cut wages and fired many union activists.


voice acting

the sanctuary of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace. ''The Curse of Monkey Island'' was the first ''Monkey Island'' game to feature voice acting; in it, the part of Elaine Marley was given to British actress Alexandra Boyd. Boyd explains that she got the part of Elaine as she had worked with voice director Darragh O'Farrell previously; O'Farrell brought Boyd in to read for the part. '''KVVF: Latino Mix''' (105.7 FM) is an Latin Pop radio station that broadcasts from Santa Clara, California, and is being simulcast in San Rafael, California on KVVZ (100.7 FM). Its current over-the-air brand and slogan is ''105.7 and 100.7 Latino Mix, "Solo Exitos"''. It is owned by Univision. Between 2003 and June 27, 2005, KVVF was the ''"pop, rock y reggaeton"'' station, ''Viva 105.7'', also owned by Univision. High school years Bailey attended Terra Linda High School in San Rafael, California and was a letterman (Letterman (sports)) and a standout in football (High school football). The largest population of California Clapper Rails is in San Francisco Bay, where a total of about 3000 are resident. The photo above right was taken of a California Clapper Rail at the San Francisco Bay perimeter near the Dumbarton Bridge (Dumbarton Bridge (California)); the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in the area provides protected habitats for this and other native species. Other frequent sightings of this species around the San Francisco Bay include the Napa Sonoma Marsh, Bothin Marsh in Mill Valley (Mill Valley, California), Gallinas Creek in San Rafael (San Rafael, California), Arrowhead Marsh and Damon Marsh in Oakland (Oakland, California), the Palo Alto (Palo Alto, California) baylands (Palo Alto Baylands Nature Preserve), John Kemper, ''Birding in California'' Globe Pequot Press (2001) ISBN 1-56044-832-6 Charleston Slough in Mountain View (Mountain View, California), Seal Slough in San Mateo (San Mateo, California) and Belmont Slough. The village is served by Golden Gate Transit route 42 and 40 between Richmond (Richmond, California) and El Cerrito del Norte BART stations (El Cerrito del Norte (BART station)) across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge in Contra Costa County and San Rafael Transit Center in downtown San Rafael (San Rafael, California). The community is in ZIP code 94964 and area code 415. nationalcompetition Miss USA 2000 birth_place San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) birth_name Jamie Marie Kern Kern was born and grew up in San Rafael, California but later moved to Des Moines, Washington. Kern graduated from Washington State University as a member of that University's Honor College and was awarded the President's Award. She maintained a GPA of 4.0 and completed her degree in three years. In 1999 she was the Phi Kappa Phi Senior Scholar of the Year. DATE OF BIRTH 1977-07-16 PLACE OF BIRTH San Rafael, California, U.S. (United States) DATE OF DEATH Personal life Deb Caletti was born June 16, 1963 in San Rafael, California. When Caletti was eleven, her father's work relocated the family to Seattle, Washington. Caletti often cites her love for writing and reading stemming back to her early childhood. “My most memorable teacher was Rich Campe, my third-grade teacher at Fairlands Elementary in Pleasanton, California. Rich was a bona fide Bay Area hippie…We also did a lot of creative writing in his class. His remarks on my stories…were the sort of encouragement that could make you feel that maybe, possibly, you were on to something with the whole writing thing. Groovy! he'd scrawl at the top of the page. Far OUT! If anyone knows where Rich Campe is, please let me know so that I can heartily and sincerely thank him.” "PowellsBooks.Blog - Kids Q&A: Deb Caletti", PowellsBooks.Blog, April 7, 2010. Caletti attended Lake Washington High School in Kirkland, Washington, graduating in 1981. She earned a BA (Bachelor's degree) in Journalism from the University of Washington in Seattle (Seattle, Washington) in 1985. Caletti was a longtime resident of Issaquah, Washington, where she set many of her books as the fictional town of "Nine Mile Falls." She currently resides in Seattle, Washington with her husband. Deb Caletti - Bio Montgomery Ward strike In 1943, the union struck Montgomery Ward & Co. (Montgomery Ward) after management refused to comply with a War Labor Board order to recognize the union and institute the terms of a collective bargaining agreement the board had worked out. The strike involved nearly 12,000 workers in Jamaica, New York; Detroit, Michigan; Chicago, Illinois; St. Paul, Minnesota; Denver, Colorado; San Rafael, California; and Portland, Oregon. Ward's then cut wages and fired many union activists.

San Rafael, California

'''San Rafael''' ( ) is a city and the county seat of Marin County, California, United States. The city is located in the North Bay (North Bay (San Francisco Bay Area)) region of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of the 2010 census (2010 United States Census) the city's population is 57,713.

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