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Finland’s prime minister Sanna Marin is criticised for wearing blazer with a plunging neckline

Thousands of posts have been shared featuring photos of everyday people and Finnish celebrities wearing near-identical outfits in support of Ms Marin

Finland’s prime minister Sanna Marin has sparked controversy after wearing a stylish black blazer with a plunging neckline and no top underneath for a recent magazine photoshoot. The 34-year-old, who leads the country’s centre-left government, appeared in the country’s leading fashion publication Trendi over the weekend as their October cover star. However, the politician’s outfit choice was branded ‘inappropriate’ by some social media ...

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Pinch-hit heroics move Giants back to .500, Dickerson delivers go-ahead home run to beat Rockies – Marin Independent Journal

SAN FRANCISCO — Before the San Francisco Giants even took the field on Tuesday at Oracle Park, the defending World Series champion Washington Nationals did them a huge favor. The Nationals aren’t fighting for a playoff spot, but they did fight to keep the Philadelphia Phillies –a top wild card contender– out of one by sweeping a doubleheader on Tuesday. ...

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Frankie Montas may not be ready for a best-of-three postseason start – Marin Independent Journal

The home runs seemed to come in rapid fire. First Max Muncy pummeled a slider. Chris Taylor hit a fastball a bit harder into the seats. Perhaps by the time AJ Pollock’s homer slithered right over the right field fence, Frankie Montas had pitched himself out of contention as a postseason starter. The A’s lost their series opener to the ...

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San Jose begins weeklong cleanup of massive Monterey Road illegal dump site – Marin Independent Journal

San Jose joined forces with Union Pacific Railroad earlier this week to begin a massive undertaking to clean up a large homeless encampment and illegal dump site along Monterey Road near the southern end of the city. The coordinated clean-up effort came after residents sent hundreds of calls and emails to city leaders and create an online petition, which now ...

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Giants bring an Opening Day starter back to roster as Chadwick Tromp hits injured list – Marin Independent Journal

Opening Day catcher Tyler Heineman is rejoining the San Francisco Giants for the final seven games of the regular season. Heineman takes the place of backup catcher Chadwick Tromp, who was placed on the 10-day injured list Tuesday with a shoulder strain. Tromp injured his shoulder diving back into first base on a pickoff attempt in the Giants’ 14-2 win ...

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$1 million provided to provide quarantine relief in Marin

Another $1 million is being set aside to help underwrite the expenses of low-income Marin residents who test positive for COVID-19 and need to quarantine. On Tuesday, Marin County supervisors approved the allocation of another $750,000 to underwrite the costs of quarantining for low-income Marin residents, many of whom are Latino and live in crowded living conditions with extended families ...

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Marin grand jury seeks centralized climate change response

Marin lacks a comprehensive plan for how communities will adapt to climate change impacts, the civil grand jury concluded in a new report. In its report, “Climate Change: How Will Marin Adapt?,” the grand jury says local governments have done “outstanding work on climate change,” especially in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and identifying its sea-level rise vulnerability. However, the county ...

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Larkspur to continue permit parking near Redwood High School – Marin Independent Journal

The Larkspur City Council is set to extend the parking permit pilot program for another year in neighborhoods surrounding Redwood High School to curb student parking. The council asked staff at its Sept. 16 meeting to update the boundary map of the Heather Gardens neighborhood to include Liberty Street and Midway Road while keeping the Larkspur Marina neighborhood map the ...

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San Marin softball standout Mogan commits to UCSB

San Marin softball standout Lucy Mogan, class of 2021. San Marin outfielder Lucy Mogan verbally committed this past weekend to continue her softball career for UC Santa Barbara next season. Mogan, a senior, batted .456 with 36 hits and 15 RBIs during her last full season as a sophomore with the Mustangs. Mogan’s junior season was largely wiped out by ...

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SJSU football could be back next month as Mountain West eyes fall season – Marin Independent Journal

The Mountain West is zeroing in on a possible late October start to its football season, according to The Associated Press. Mountain West university presidents moved up a scheduled Friday meeting to Thursday, a person with knowledge of the meeting told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the league is not making its move toward ...

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