Redwood City Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Palo Alto donkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Some celebrities are known to be complete asses. None of them, however, wears the label as well as Perry, a miniature donkey who resides in Palo Alto's Barron Park neighborhood.

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  2. San Mateo County deputies arrest pair for assaulting with a metal pipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Two men suspected of clubbing a man over the head with a metal pipe were arrested Wednesday, according to the sheriff's office. Authorities said the victim was assaulted following a verbal confrontation with the suspects around 5:10 p.m. Monday.

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  3. Quinn: Arming workers with tech tools for the new economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    What if some of the technology that has made the on-demand economy a boon for consumers was used to help the people who deliver the groceries, babysit our kids or offer us rides? Benefits, full employment and training are some of the perks of a traditional job that are missing for the most part for this contingent labor force. But if workers could have some of these things -- or at the very least better transparency in how much they might be able to earn doing these gigs -- that would go a long way to help many consumers feel better about using these services.

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  4. Redwood City: Crash closes Redwood AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Three people were injured in a crash late Friday that closed Redwood Avenue between Hudson and Ebener streets, police said. The crash was reported around 9:30 p.m. and police advised drivers to use Oak Avenue or Woodside Road as an alternate route.

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  5. Redwood City hospital security guard accused of posing as doctor to assault women pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    A Redwood City hospital security supervisor accused of sexually assaulting women he solicited for jobs by posing as a doctor pleaded not guilty to sexual assault and battery charges Wedmesday, prosecutors said. Garry Chow, 33, was arraigned this morning on charges of sexual penetration under professional pretenses, sexual battery and attempted sexual battery for two incidents in September when he allegedly lured women to the parking garage at Sequoia Hospital in Redwood City and tried to give them physical examinations.

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  6. For Chris Standring, it's all about the guitar and blending styles of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Courtesy of Chris Standring Guitarist Chris Standring and his band are to perform at Angelica's in Redwood City on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. Most 2-year-olds have a favorite toy -- a stuffed animal, building blocks, a rocking horse.

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  7. Roadshow: Caltrans freeway angels active on Dumbarton BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Q Seriously. I work in Redwood City and use the Dumbarton Bridge. Last Friday around 5:40 p.m. , the commute back to Union City on Highway 84/Decoto Road was slower than usual.

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  8. Biz Break: Electronic Arts beats viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Today: Redwood City-based Electronic Arts posted a loss but still beat Wall Street's expectations, and also offered a more rosy outlook for its full-year earnings and revenue ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season. Redwood City-based Electronic Arts posted a loss but still beat Wall Street's expectations, and also offered a more rosy outlook for its full-year earnings and revenue ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season.

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  9. Oracle sued by N.Y. Pension over political-giving disclosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, seeking greater disclosure of corporate political donations, sued Oracle, demanding that the world's largest database maker reveal its political spending records. DiNapoli, a Democrat backed by labor unions, has been using his position as the sole trustee of New York's $184.5 billion fund to press corporations to make their donations public after the Supreme Court's 2010 ruling in Citizens United allowed companies to make political gifts without limitations.

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  10. San Francisco Bay: Bird populations doubled since 2003 in vast salt pond restoration areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    In a sign that the largest wetlands restoration project on the West Coast is already improving the health of San Francisco Bay, bird populations have doubled over the past 13 years on more than 15,000 acres of former industrial salt evaporation ponds that ring the bay's southern shoreline, scientists reported Thursday. The overall population of ducks and shorebirds in that area, which is roughly the size of Manhattan -- has increased from roughly 100,000 in 2002 to 200,000 today, researchers found.

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  11. Bay Area home sales surge as buyers roll into the suburbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    The nine-county Bay Area registered its strongest September for home sales since 2009, and three inland counties led the charge -- an indication that homebuyers are chasing after affordability in the suburbs. Contra Costa, Solano and Napa countiesshowed the biggest year-over-year gains for September said Andrew LePage, research analyst for CoreLogic, the real estate information service that crunched the numbers for the region.

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  12. Stanford: Redwood City man dies in head-on campus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    A 45-year-old Redwood City man died after the car he was driving drifted into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on into another car, the California Highway Patrol reported. The driver of the other car, Louise Paustenbach, 64, of Redwood City, suffered serious injuries and is being treated at a hospital, Officer Arturo Montiel said.

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  13. Jury awards Oracle $50M in copyright dispute with Vegas firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    A federal court jury in Nevada has ordered a Las Vegas-based software maintenance firm and its chief executive to pay a little more than $50 million in damages to technology giant Oracle International Corp. in a copyright infringement lawsuit. The verdict delivered Tuesday against Las Vegas-based Rimini Street Inc. and CEO Seth Ravin followed a two-week trial in U.S. District Court in Las Vegas.

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