Annular Solar Eclipse in Fairfax CA

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Yesterday’s solar eclipse brought some really great light to Cascade Canyon in Fairfax.  Check out these pictures of the side of our house.  Usually this is just a wall of filtered sun, but yesterday we got all these crescents from where the moon was taking out the sun.

Marin County API Scores Released for 2010

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The new 2010 Growth Academic Performance Index (API) report is now available for viewing here on  You may also download a PDF file of the API report for your convenience.

The Marin IJ provided a good analysis of the report by school district in an September 13th article, Despite soaring state test scores, schools dogged by federal standards as well as the September 15th article, Academic Performance Index Results: Marks Rise in Marin.

As reported in the IJ, “Overall, Marin schools continued to perform well on the API, a number from 200 to 1,000 that reflects a school’s results on several statewide tests. At least 46 Marin schools reported API scores of 800 or more – the state standard for academic achievement – including every school in the Bolinas-Stinson, Dixie and Tamalpais districts. As many as 25 schools reported scores of 900 or higher, including every school in the Kentfield, Larkspur, Mill Valley, Reed, Ross and Ross Valley districts.”

Past school API scores are also available for viewing here on and you may download a Marin County School Guide.

6 Hillside Drive- Fairfax CA Real Estate – Just Listed

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Situated on a premium half-acre lot on the edge of popular Deer Park, this Fairfax

6 Hillside Avenue, Fairfax CA

6 Hillside Avenue, Fairfax CA

gem is waiting to become your dream home! On the market for the first time in 41 years, this spacious southwest-facing property is bathed in sun and offers many options for indoor/outdoor living.

The main living area has 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, and the lower level has a big rec room, tons of storage and an additional bathroom. Expansive level areas and ready for your landscaping ideas and gardens. Lots of possibilities!

Minutes to town, even closer to hiking and biking trails. Great for nature lovers and neighborhood lovers. Enjoy your Indian summer in Deer Park!

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