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  1. Couple sentenced for theft of PetSmart customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A former San Carlos PetSmart worker who had her boyfriend burglarize homes belonging to dog boarding customers while they vacationed was sentenced to 10 years while her partner received a 19-year term. Ashley Lynn Kirk, 25, and Juan Carlos Ortega-Ramos, 26, both of San Jose, each pleaded no contest in September to 11 counts of residential burglary and one count of attempted burglary.

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  2. Editorial: Faro, McDowell and Shefren for SequoiaRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Once again, the mission of the Sequoia Healthcare District, in the past, now and into the future, is the primary focus of a campaign for three open seats on its board. For 12 years, Jack Hickey has made it his cause to dissolve the Sequoia Healthcare District because it no longer serves its original purpose of ensuring a hospital for the area it serves.

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  3. Sequoia Healthcare District candidates in their own wordsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    There's a stark divide between the five candidates running for three seats on the Sequoia Healthcare District as two incumbents seek to continue the work they say benefits the community while three are running on a platform of dissolving the district. The district, formed in 1946 to oversee the construction of Sequoia Hospital, relinquished its control over the hospital in 2007 but continues to collect property tax revenue to fund health care related initiatives in and outside district boundaries.

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  4. Couple takes plea deals for burglaryRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A couple collared for a rash of 2013 Peninsula burglaries after investigators realized the homes belonged to dog boarding customers at the PetSmart where one worked opted Monday to take plea deals rather than begin trial. Ashley Lynn Kirk, 25, and Juan Carlos Ortega-Ramos, 26, both of San Jose, each pleaded no contest to 11 counts of residential burglary and one count of attempted burglary.

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  5. West Nile treatment - a success': San Mateo abatement reduces mosquito numbers by 99 percentRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    After more than a month of battling San Mateo County's first reports of mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus, the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District was pleased to announce Monday its fogging abatement treatments were successful.

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  6. Gang charges dropped against alleged PetSmart burglarRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A woman accused of using her job at a San Carlos PetSmart store to help commit multiple residential burglaries in San Mateo County will stand trial in August on more than a dozen felonies but not the gang counts with which she was originally charged.

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  7. Sequoia schools transitioning to Google for emailRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    In an effort to get with the times, the Sequoia Union High School District will be implementing Google Apps for Education, netting it $15,000 in savings a year switching off of its old email system.

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  8. Police: Residential burglaries on rise: Two suspects arrested, some still at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A man was arrested just hours after committing an early-morning residential burglary in Hillsborough on Monday and with the stark increase in the number of homes being broken into over the last month, law enforcement officials continue to warn there are opportunistic criminals on the prowl.

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