Redwood City Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Before the courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    CALIFORNIA WOMEN LAWYERS HONOR JUDGE ELIZABETH LEE. California Women Lawyers honored San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Elizabeth Lee with the Rose Bird Memorial Award at the 16th Annual Northern California Judicial Reception held at the historic Redwood City Courthouse on April 8. California Women Lawyers instituted the Rose Bird Memorial Award in 2000 in honor of Chief Justice Rose Elizabeth Bird .

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  2. Ca ada women's tennis advances to Nor Cal finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    One year ago, the only women's tennis to be found on the CaA ada College campus was in professor Rick Velasquez's physical education class. Now, with the Redwood City community college having added an official women's tennis team to the athletics program this season to fulfill the Title IX requirement, the upstart Lady Colts have been unstoppable.

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  3. OP-ED: The difference an ice rink makesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Some people look at an ice rink and see a sheet of ice, but a rink is so much more than just that. It's a vibrant forum for personal development that has benefits reaching into the community at large.

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  4. Senior housing to be built downtown: MidPen Housing to build 108 units in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    MidPen Housing will build 108 units of affordable housing for rent to very low-income seniors in downtown Redwood City on parcels the city owns. The project will be built on four city-owned parcels adjacent to Redwood Creek between Main Street and Jefferson Avenue on Bradford Street and include a publicly accessible park along the creek.

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  5. Redwood City gets lesson on funding affordable housing: City moves toward development of 375 unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Redwood City is moving toward allowing the development of 375 affordable housing units downtown and the council Monday night got a lesson on how to possibly fund their construction. The Downtown Precise Plan, adopted in 2011, allows for the construction of 2,500 housing units downtown overall.

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  6. Ferry agency: Redwood City on radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The money needed to build and operate a public ferry service in Redwood City is not there now but the agency tasked with expanding the Bay Area network says it could be in the future. Currently, the San Mateo County Transportation Authority holds $15 million set aside for ferry service in Redwood City but that money is not enough to get the program off the ground, said Ernest Sanchez, spokesman for the Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority.

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  7. City to spend $32M on capital projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Redwood City Public Works Director Ramana Chinnakotla presented an ambitious $32.3 million capital improvement spending plan to the council that includes upgrades to the Veterans Memorial Senior Center, sewer and road fixes among dozens of other projects. The city spent $29.4 million on capital improvement projects this fiscal year including $4 million for major renovations at Red Morton Park.

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  8. Lawsuit claims property bought for $38K ruined by Belmont, water...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A man with ties to an international investment firm is suing Belmont and a local water utility for more than $1 million alleging municipal officials ruined his plans to develop four single-family homes in the hills. Samir and Rafia Shaikh filed the lawsuit in San Mateo County Superior Court Tuesday alleging Mid-Peninsula Water District and the city are responsible for negligence, trespassing, fraud, nuisance and more.

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  9. Vesta packs the house with small plates, wood-fired pizzasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    While Peter Barrone grew up in the restaurant business, his wife Courtney did not. One day, however, she applied to work at Cafe Barrone and it was Peter who reviewed the application of his future wife.

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  10. County, city partner on Middlefield Junction: New vision for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Redwood City and San Mateo County will partner to develop a master plan for the Fair Oaks Community Center and adjacent properties that may bring a park and affordable housing to the area. The county and city have partnered for 40 years on the development and operation of the community center on Middlefield Road.

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  11. Complex leasing again after fire: Six-alarm fire gutted apartments on Woodside Road in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A four-story, 76-unit apartment building at 926 Woodside Road in Redwood City made uninhabitable by a 2013 six-alarm blaze has been rebuilt. The building is now fully equipped with fire sprinklers with structural upgrades made to the building and is ready to lease.

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  12. Know it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Pearls are formed inside oysters. The formation of a natural pearl begins when a foreign substance slips into the oyster shell.

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  13. Art in the shadows: San Carlos artist enlivens Redwood City with serendipitous paintworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The first step to bringing a mailbox's shadow to life is working out the stencil design to help bring out its best sharp-toothed grin. Damon Belanger, a local artist from San Carlos, created the stencil designs for his latest art project at his home before heading to downtown Redwood City where he draws it out in chalk and paints the design on the sidewalk.

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  14. Two arrested for Redwood City gas station armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Two men were arrested in an armed robbery of a gas station in Redwood City on Tuesday night, police said. Officers arrested 18-year-old Redwood City resident Isaac Cifuentes and 22-year-old Redwood City resident Rodolfo Molina following a robbery at a Gas & Shop station at 3139 Jefferson Ave. Officers responded at 9:30 p.m. to a report of an in-progress armed robbery at the gas station, according to police.

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  15. Judge: Evidence sufficient to charge former deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A judge decided Tuesday that some of the evidence against a former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy accused of embezzlement, perjury and election fraud is sufficient enough to try him, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office. Juan Pablo Lopez, 52, once a write-in candidate for county sheriff, allegedly used donations from his campaign for his own personal use and lied about his city of residence, according to prosecutors.

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  16. Ferry agency rejects city's port: No long-term plans to bring public ferry service to Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The agency that governs public ferry service in the Bay Area has kept Redwood City off the list again for possible expansion to the dismay of port and city officials. The San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority's draft Short-Range Transit Plan fails "to accurately reflect the dynamic economic growth and demand for ferry passenger service in Redwood City and Silicon Valley," Port of Redwood City Commission Chair Richard Claire wrote in a letter to the agency.

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  17. Downtown bank now on market: Chase selling property in Redwood City; hotel, housing could replace itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The Chase bank property on Broadway in Redwood City has come up for sale as downtown has reached its cap for new offices, meaning a developer will have to dream up other uses for the property to make a profit. Colliers has listed the property at 2300 Broadway for sale, announcing that the bank is one of the last key development sites in the downtown core.

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  18. Private ferry aims for service: Charter company looking to go public in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A ferry service that now shuttles commuters on a private charter to Redwood City is looking to expand its service to the general public by the end of summer. Prop SF is currently securing the state permits required to expand its service and intends to have routes from two locations in the East Bay to the Port of San Francisco with connecting service to Redwood City.

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  19. Man seen swept to sea identified: Coroner, family confirm Michael Dwyer drowned in Half Moon BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The San Mateo County Coroner's Office announced Friday it has confirmed the person last seen being swept out to sea Feb. 29 at a Half Moon Bay beach was Michael Dwyer, a 25-year-old Brisbane resident who was later pronounced missing. Dwyer washed ashore at Francis State Beach in Half Moon Bay Wednesday, March 9, and it was determined he died due to drowning, according to the Coroner's Office.

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  20. Man gets four years for death of best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A 26-year-old El Cajon man was sentenced Friday morning in Redwood City to four years in prison in the death of one person and the injury of two others in a November 2013 car crash in San Mateo County. Davis had a difficult time sentencing Riesenberger, who apologized for his actions, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe and defense attorney Geoff Carr both said.

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