• News for Human Interest

    Friday, March 09, 2018
    Kaiser Permanente is pleased to welcome Alena Wall as Community Benefit manager for our Marin-Sonoma and Napa-Solano areas. Wall begins her new role on March 12. Wall previously served 11 years as executive director of the Center for Well-Being, a health care nonprofit committed to defeating chronic disease in the North Bay. She will direct the local grants programs in each area and will take ...read more
    Categories: Economic , Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, March 08, 2018
    (SAN RAFAEL, Calif.) Feb. 13, 2018—FASTSIGNS® of San Rafael, a local sign and visual graphics provider, was recognized as a top performing center at the 2018 FASTSIGNS Convention recently held in Houston, Texas.  Owned by Jason Moline, FASTSIGNS of San Rafael received the Pinnacle Club Award, which is given to centers ranked 26 to 125 in sales volume between Oct. 1, 2016 and Sept. 30, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic
    Monday, February 26, 2018
    John Schweitzer is a financial literacy instructor with the Heartland Institute of Financial Education. The national nonprofit brings independent financial courses to groups in the workplace, churches or other organizations. Companies can also hire the firm to educate employees on how to take advantage of their retirement plan, without pressure or solicitation. What brought you to financial ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Member Spotlight
    Friday, January 19, 2018
    Blake Andros, owner of Blake’s Auto Body, went to the Reed Schools with his two brothers. His parents moved to East Corte Madera in 1958. The home is still in the family. He fondly recalls one of his favorite Tiburon memories. His mom was driving him to a Judo lesson at The TPC in their 1961 Cadillac Convertible when the Beatles song “I Want to Hold Your Hand” came on the radio. “I was about ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, December 21, 2017
    With standardized protocols enhanced by use of telemedicine, “door to needle times” average just 34 minutes at all 21 Northern California hospitals OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 15, 2017 — Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Northern California are delivering clot-busting medication to new stroke patients more than twice as fast as the national average. This follows the regionwide adoption of an integrated ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest