Redwood City Newswire (Page 7)

Redwood City Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Ex-sheriffa s deputy gets 90 days for bringing drugs into Redwood City jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    A former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy has been sentenced to three months in jail for bringing drugs into the Maguire Correctional Facility, according to prosecutors. On Monday, 33-year-old Jason Robert Jurow pleaded no contest to one felony count of possession of drugs in a jail.

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  2. Bay Area poke - not Pokemon! - trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    This year may go down in history for its poke mania, when simultaneous forces with similar-sounding names had people hitting the streets all summer, hunting for imaginary creatures or bowls topped with cubes of seasoned raw fish. And occasionally, both at once.

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  3. Oktoberfest 2016: Your Bay Area guide to beer, brats and oompah musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    You can say one thing about the burgeoning microbrew movement: It sure has given Oktoberfest a kick in the lederhosen. Munich's beer halls will be packed from Sept.

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  4. Redwood City: Bomb threat forces high school evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Pacifica Tribune

    A bomb threat at Redwood City High School early Friday forced an evacuation of the campus the cancellation of classes for the rest of the day, but there was no immediate evidence of any public danger. The threat was reported around 10:20 a.m. at the campus on Stafford Street, according to Redwood City police.

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  5. Redwood City: 23 indicted in gang-related brawl at Maguire Correctional FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Twenty-three Bay Area men were recently indicted in connection with a gang-related assault at the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City on Oct. 21, 2015. The 18 men pictured here were recently indicted by a San Mateo County Grand Jury in connection with a gang-related assault at the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City on Oct. 21, 2015.

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  6. J.C. football: Foothill looks to get back on track after winless seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    For a fourth year in a row, Foothill College finished with a losing record. This time the Owls bottomed out during a winless campaign, and in the offseason the program was re-aligned out of the National Bay 6 and into a lower power league, the American Pacific 7. "We don't treat it any differently," said Foothill coach Kelly Edwards, who has seven teams on the schedule that he's never faced before.

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  7. Palo Alto considers outsourcing animal services to Pets in NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    The City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to continue talks exclusively with Pets in Need despite a showing of Animal Services employees, volunteers and supporters who say the nonprofit is not equipped to provide the services Palo Alto residents want. The city's Animal Services employees, volunteers and supporters say Pets in Need is not equipped to continue existing services.

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  8. Redwood City: Sheriffa s deputy acquitted in brandishing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A San Mateo County sheriff's deputy has been found not guilty of brandishing a firearm at a former janitor in a courtroom last year. After four hours of deliberations, a jury on Monday acquitted 51-year-old Andy Mar of the misdemeanor charge, said San Mateo County Chief Deputy District Attorney Karen Guidotti.

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  9. San Carlos recycling plant ravaged by four-alarm fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    First reported around 8:30 p.m., the blaze at the recycling plant at 333 Shoreway Road took 79 firefighters roughly two and half hours to extinguish, said Deputy Fire Chief Dave Pucci of the Redwood City Fire Department, which serves the city of San Carlos. Pucci said the fire started in a pile of recyclables and spread to other parts of the enclosed center.

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  10. Redwood City: Man dies after crashing rented FerrariRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    A 46-year-old San Jose man was killed Wednesday when he crashed a rented Ferrari on Highway 84, according to a California Highway Patrol spokesman. The collision was reported just before 12:30 p.m. about 1 mile west of Skyline Boulevard, said CHP Officer Art Montiel, adding that the driver was traveling in a pack of other exotic sports cars.

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  11. Redwood City: Explosive scare clears out City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    City Hall was evacuated after a suspicious package was found Tuesday morning, but the item was ultimately deemed harmless by a bomb squad, according to Redwood City police. The package was discovered by a maintenance worker around 9:50 a.m., and responding police officers summoned the San Mateo County bomb squad.

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  12. Amber Alert: San Francisco boy recovered, grandmother arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Early Thursday afternoon, several hours after the alert was issued, a person called 911 to report having seen William Brown and his grandmother, Phoebe Haynes, outside a San Mateo liquor store, according to San Francisco District Attorney's spokesman Maxwel Szabo. Haynes was later stopped outside a Big Lots store on Broadway in Redwood City.

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  13. Custodian testifies San Mateo County bailiff pointed loaded gun at himRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    A former courthouse janitor told jurors Wednesday that an on-duty bailiff pointed a loaded gun at his head in a locked courtroom in 2015, with his finger on the trigger, in a confrontation that lasted just a minute or two but felt "like an eternity." Taking the stand on the first day of the trial against San Mateo County sheriff's Deputy Andy Mar, the custodian, Jose Verdusco, testified that he was chatting with a clerk in a mostly empty courtroom when the defendant, filling in as a bailiff in a seventh-floor courtroom at the Hall of Justice in Redwood City, told him, "Hey, look at this."

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  14. Sentencing postponed for Redwood City man who endangered infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Sentencing for a Redwood City man accused of swinging his 7-month-old child "like a rag doll" and tackling a neighbor, causing the woman to land on top of the infant, was postponed Friday to allow the defense time to acquire additional information for the court, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said. Jeremy Davis, 37, pleaded no contest to the felony and to a misdemeanor battery charge on July 5. He is expected to be sentenced to up to two years behind bars, the punishment prosecutors sought, on a felony child endangerment charge.

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  15. John Horgan: Museum exhibit will highlight county's wartime measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Officials and volunteers associated with the San Mateo County History Museum in downtown Redwood City have begun to accumulate items, artifacts, memorabilia, etc. relating to the area's preparations and activities during World War II.

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  16. Cupertino: Candidates qualify for school district, college district ballot contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Cupertino Courier

    Four candidates are running for the Cupertino Union School District Board of Education, including incumbents Josephine Lucey and Phyllis Vogel. Challengers are school parents Liang Chao and Gregory Anderson.

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  17. East Palo Alto: County approves new high school charter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    San Mateo County has approved a public charter school for East Palo Alto that was earlier turned down by the Sequoia Union High School District. In a unanimous vote, the county's Board of Education on Wednesday approved a petition by Oxford Day Academy, allowing it to open at the start of the 2017-18 school year, as long as it meets two conditions.

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  18. Redwood City: Sheriff's deputy acquitted in brandishing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    A San Mateo County sheriff's deputy has been found not guilty of brandishing a firearm at a former janitor in a courtroom last year. After four hours of deliberations, a jury on Monday acquitted 51-year-old Andy Mar of the misdemeanor charge, said San Mateo County Chief Deputy District Attorney Karen Guidotti.

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  19. Cupertino: Candidates qualify for school district, college district ballot contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Four candidates are running for the Cupertino Union School District Board of Education, including incumbents Josephine Lucey and Phyllis Vogel. Challengers are school parents Liang Chao and Gregory Anderson.

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  20. Pasta Amatriciana for Italy quake relief: 3 Bay Area restaurants set fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    Three restaurants have announced they will prepare platters of pasta Amatriciana, a classic dish that originated in the devastated city of Amatrice, to raise funds for the survivors now living in makeshift camps. Many of the deaths from the Aug. 24 earthquake occurred in this town, which was reduced to rubble, officials said.

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