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  1. San Mateo's remarkable Williams familyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    February is Black History Month, an appropriate time to remember San Mateo's Williams family who overcame discrimination - and sometimes segregation - to contribute much to the history of the Peninsula and even the nation. An exhibit entitled "Noah's Ark: San Mateo's Historic Restaurant" opens Jan. 23 at the San Mateo County History museum at Courthouse Square on Broadway in Redwood City.

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  2. Investing in the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Nearly 15 years after taking a plunge to fill a niche local market, owners of the United American Bank have agreed to sell their San Mateo County business. Heritage Bank of Commerce agreed to take over UAB and its three branches in San Mateo, Redwood City and Half Moon Bay, in exchange for an all-stock acquisition worth about $50 million.

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  3. A return to Topaz, UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Gay Minamoto, longtime San Mateo resident, was born in Topaz, Utah, a Japanese internment camp, on Dec. 24, 1942. She and her family left the camp two years later.

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  4. Pulling up a chair to 1920s diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    With larger-than-life paintings, a collection of china and silverware and a photo of a San Mateo dining destination filling the San Mateo County History Museum's rotunda in the coming months, Peninsula residents will have a chance to pull up a chair to a famed San Mateo restaurant serving diners nearly a century ago. Beginning Jan. 23, museum visitors will be able to gaze at the grandiose artwork, including a 9-foot-tall painting of a giraffe and others of similar proportions of an elephant, lion and hippopotamus that once graced the walls of Noah's Ark, a popular San Mateo dining room and institution during the 1920s.

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  5. Trial back on for man who stabbed girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The jury trial for a man alleged to have fatally stabbed his girlfriend in her San Mateo home in 2015 is slated to begin Feb. 13 after a judge on Friday denied his request for a new defense attorney, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office. It was the third time Anthony Kirincic, 24, requested a new attorney since he was taken into custody for the November 2015 stabbing and murder of his girlfriend, Colleen Straw, prosecutors said previously.

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  6. Taking a stand for solidarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    By hosting conversations aimed at helping people from different backgrounds get to know each other and feel welcome in their communities, members of the county's faith communities are hoping Bay Area residents from all walks of life can find understanding in a yearlong series of conversation and prayer sessions. Dubbed the "Year of Outreach and Solidarity," the program came together when leaders of a wide array of faiths and beliefs identified the same need in their communities, to show those who felt marginalized that they are welcome in their neighborhoods.

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  7. Former teacher faces charges for relationship with teen studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A former employee at the Nueva School's San Mateo campus accused of becoming involved in a relationship with a 14-year-old female student appeared in court for the first time Friday to face charges of lewd acts upon a child age 14, contact with a minor for the purpose of committing a sexual offense and misdemeanor child annoyance and molestation, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office. Redwood City resident Ian Whiteman, 39, pleaded not guilty to his charges and posted $150,000 bail when he surrendered himself in court Friday after the District Attorney's Office obtained a warrant for his arrest, according to prosecutors.

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  8. San Mateo County local sports roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The Cherokees hung tough with Bears for three quarters, trailing just 33-30 going into the fourth quarter. But M-A outscored Sequoia 18-7 in the final eight minutes to pull out the win.

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  9. Class notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The deadline for Burlingame high schoolers with a passion for environmental advocacy to apply to the Citizen Environmental Council of Burlingame's paid internship has been extended until Monday, Jan. 22. The opportunity exists for Burlingame sophomore or juniors who wish to examine sustainability programs at their schools. Visit http://bit.ly/2j2efE6 for more information.

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  10. Clash forms over day care center's fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Shockwaves are resonating through a Foster City day care community as parents and operators scramble to find a new home for the popular program faced with closing to make way for construction of a new school. "This is going to have a negative impact on the community and many lives," said Jeffrey Magder, father of a child attending the Foster City Preschool and Daycare Center.

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  11. Seniors alarmed at gym's pending closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The expected closure of a popular fitness center near Mills-Peninsula Medical Center in Burlingame is alarming senior citizens who frequent the facility they claim offers a unique and specialized service. The fitness and therapy center operated by Sutter Health on property owned by the Mills-Peninsula Health Care District is slated to shutter at the end of February, sending patrons scrambling for answers.

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  12. Police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Someone was scammed on Craigslist by believing they were paying rent for a room but realized the listing for it was fraudulent on Casanova Drive in San Mateo, it was reported at 9:05 a.m. Friday, Dec. 22. Burglary. A burglary occurred at a store on El Camino Real, it was reported at 11:08 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9. Arrest.

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  13. City sticks with reserve policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    During a few hours of heated public debate over how or whether to spend $20 million in reserves, Tuesday's Foster City Council meeting was filled with dire forecasts of economic recessions and natural disasters, warnings about federal mandates that could lead to rising insurance rates, and innuendo about whose opinion matters. The discussion revolved around the city's rainy-day fund and an upcoming $90 million project to improve its levee system.

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  14. What's on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Mills at Menlo-Atherton, Capuchino at Aragon, Burlingame at Woodside, Sequoia at Hillsdale, Carlmont at San Mateo, South City at Terra Nova, Westmoor at Half Moon Bay, Jefferson at Oceana, 5:30 p.m. Menlo-Atherton at Mills, Aragon at Capuchino, Woodside at Burlingame, Hillsdale at Sequoia, San Mateo at Carlmont, Terra Nova at South City, Half Moon Bay at Westmoor, Oceana at Jefferson, 5:30 p.m. Sacred Heart Prep at Harker, El Camino at Westmoor, 3 p.m.; Serra at Sacred Heart Cathedral, 3:15 p.m.; Woodside Priory at Crystal Springs, 3:30 p.m.; Mills at Jefferson, San Mateo at Half Moon Bay, Capuchino at Terra Nova, Aragon at Menlo-Atherton, South City at Carlmont, Hillsdale at Sequoia, Burlingame at Woodside, 4:30 p.m. Jefferson at Oceana, 3 p.m.; Westmoor at El Camino, Sequoia at Half Moon Bay, Capuchino at San Mateo, Hillsdale at South City, Terra Nova at Carlmont, Aragon at Woodside, ... (more)

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  15. Alma Heights takes lead in PSAL NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    For two straight seasons, the dynasty of the Alma Heights Christian boys' basketball team has come under fire from a wild card. The Eagles extended their winning streak in Private School Athletic League North Division play to 57 games Tuesday night with a 54-36 win at home over Summit-Shasta .

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  16. The San Mateo Daily JournalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The San Mateo celebrates its 17th anniversary on August 18, 2017, the same way it's been doing day in and day out -- providing the best local news and information on the Peninsula.

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  17. Senior Showcase Health FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    SENIOR HEALTH FAIR Resources and services from all of San Mateo CountySaturday, January 20 a 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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  18. Caltrain NorCalMLK Celebration TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Patricia Foster, 2018 honorary chair, spoke at the San Mateo County Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration held at the San Mateo Caltrain Station on Monday, Jan. 15. Ellie Dallman, legislative aide for San Mateo County Supervisor Don Horsley, holds the microphone. Joining each other in song and then folding up strollers to board a train ride commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, those gathered around the San Mateo Caltrain station kept a focus on the things that brought them together instead of their differences.

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  19. CSM quarterback Kendrick inks transfer to KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    New College of San Mateo football head coach Tim Tulloch joked Monday his first task after being named to the job was firing himself as defensive coordinator. On Sunday night, quarterback Miles Kendrick signed a transfer to play Division Ia Sfootball at the University of Kansas on a full athletic scholarship, Tulloch said.

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  20. Citizens group urging height, density limits before measure endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    As communities across the Bay Area strive to balance disparate viewpoints while navigating the effects of growth, the impassioned debate over height and density restrictions in San Mateo may reach a critical point sooner than some anticipated. A citizens group that originally spurred San Mateo's voter-approved limits more than 25 years ago has returned.

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