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  1. County resident with measles may have exposed diners at Berkeley restaurantRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Patrons of La Mediterranee restaurant in Berkeley may have been exposed to measles last Friday evening, Berkeley health officials said. A San Mateo County resident who had measles visited the restaurant at 2936 College Ave. at about 6:45 p.m. and stayed until about 8 p.m. The same day a San Mateo resident with measles rode a Richmond-bound BART train from Millbrae to San Francisco's Civic Center station.

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  2. San Mateo County resident with measles may have exposed Berkeley restaurant dinersRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Patrons of La Mediterranee restaurant in Berkeley may have been exposed to measles last Friday evening, Berkeley health officials said. A San Mateo County resident who had measles visited the restaurant at 2936 College Ave. at about 6:45 p.m. and stayed until about 8 p.m. The same day a San Mateo resident with measles rode a Richmond-bound BART train from Millbrae to San Francisco's Civic Center station.

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  3. Wal-Mart raises could help lift pay in lower-wage industriesRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The modest raises that Wal-Mart has said it will give its lowest-paid workers provide a glimmer of hope for lower-wage workers in other companies and industries. Other retailers and some fast food restaurants may now feel compelled to follow suit to retain their workers and attract others to fill openings, economists said.

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  4. How wealth gap complicates sibling relationshipsRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    When Jayson Seaver thinks about why he makes so much money while some Americans can't catch a break, he thinks of the sacrifices he's made, the jobs he worked to pay for college, the 12-hour days he spends at the office now. And he thinks of his youngest sister, Jackie, whom he practically begged to go to college and how she refused and is "paying for it" now, watching with envy while he flies around on vacation and enjoys his wealth.

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  5. OP-ED: Violent Bay Area protests detract from causeRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Strange things happen in the Bay Area, and we're close enough to remember most of the many protests and odd municipal laws in Berkeley and San Francisco that elicit bemused smiles from many people in these parts. It's easy to just shake your head, grin and dismiss it with one short sentence: "Yeah, that's the Bay Area."

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  6. Couple robbed, kidnapped at Berkeley lookout spotRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Police say a couple sitting in a car at a Berkeley hillside lookout point taking in the view of the San Francisco Bay were robbed and kidnapped. University of California, Berkeley police are looking for three men who tried to rob a 26-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man about 2 a.m. Thursday.

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  7. Former Sequoia triathlete embraces art: Lindsay James has turned to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A former Olympian and Sequoia High School athlete, Lindsay James says art has now helped her fill the void that was left when she ended her softball career. James, who grew up in San Carlos, played softball, basketball and volleyball while in high school and went on to play softball on a scholarship at University of California, Berkeley before playing for the 2004 Greek Olympic softball team.

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  8. University tuition increases adopted in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The University of California voted Thursday to approve a tuition increase of as much as 5 percent in each of the next five years unless the state devotes more money to the 10-campus system. The Board of Regents adopted the increase proposed by UC President Janet Napolitano with a 14-7 vote.

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  9. Brown wins record fourth term, water measure passesRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    California Gov. Jerry Brown claimed a place in the history books Tuesday by decisively winning a record fourth term after a lopsided campaign in the state dominated by Democrats. Voters also endorsed two ballot proposals championed by Brown that call for spending $7.5 billion to improve the state's water supply system and for the overhaul of a fund to pay down more debt and provide a buffer against future budget shortfalls.

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  10. San Francisco voters defeat measure to tax sugary drinksRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    San Francisco voters defeated a measure on Tuesday that would have taxed sodas and other sugary drinks to fight obesity and related diseases. The measure to levy the two-cents an ounce tax fell short of the two-thirds support needed to pass.

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  11. OP-ED: Preserve our past, enliven our futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    With the recent sale of the historic downtown Burlingame post office on Park Road, these words from Dr. Gray Brechin, project scholar of The Living New Deal at U.C. Berkeley, come to mind: "Far more than utilitarian containers for conducting business, they are our piazzas - the places we meet one another and in doing so, see our landscapes, history, work and ourselves reflected back from their walls." In my mind, 220 Park Road, embodies the spirit of New Deal public works projects built during the lingering poverty following the Great Depression and championed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in hope of rebuilding our nation and its people.

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