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  1. A domesticated pig popped up in Concord over the weekend, and may soon be up for adoption.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | The Campbell Reporter

    Animal services officials had to impound a domestic pig last week after it was discovered roaming a city neighborhood and snacking on residents' lawns. The small, brown-and-black female potbellied pig - whose name is unknown - was taken into custody June 5. Officials say its owner may just have a few days to claim her before she is made available to adopt.

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  2. San Francisco: Four homicides in six daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | The Campbell Reporter

    Two people were killed in separate shootings Thursday in San Francisco, as the city added four homicides in six days . a Vanessa Palma, 34, of South San Francisco, was shot at 11:12 a.m. Thursday in the 4500 block of Mission Street, in the Mission Terrace neighborhood.

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  3. Take a tour through Lake Tahoe's fascinating Thunderbird LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 2 | San Jose Mercury News

    Thunderbird Lodge, also known as the Whittell Estate, is a 6.5-acre waterfront estate located on the east shore of Lake Tahoe. Nevada State Architect Frederic DeLongchamps designed Lake Tahoe's Thunderbird Lodge, the estate of the late landowner George Whittell.

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  4. CCS gymnastics: Los Altos sticks landing for championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    The Los Altos gymnastics team and coaches pose for a photo after winning the CCS title at Gymtowne in South San Francisco on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Los Altos sophomores Emma Tsao, left, and Kelli Kuramoto finished second and first, respectively, in the all-around at the CCS gymnanstics championships at Gymtowne in South San Francisco on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.

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  5. DA: Peninsula teacher charged with molesting students previously...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    A South San Francisco teacher charged with molesting four students during school hours had been previously warned by Westborough Middle School administrators to "not touch or put arms around students," according to prosecutors. The exact nature of the behavior displayed by Westborough teacher Joseph Toy that led to a warning by school administrators before any police investigation was not provided by the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office.

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  6. Horgan: Make my day: Scam the scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    The recorded message states that the "IRS" is demanding immediate attention to address a major problem. There is the threat of law enforcement action, even arrest, if you don't respond ASAP.

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  7. Locked in: Amazon, Alexa and the connected home of tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    Georgia Vance and Zaedyn Bean, 3, of South San Francisco, use Amazon Alexa's voice recognition to turn on a television in a model home on Mare Island in Vallejo, Calif., on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Homebuilder Lennar has teamed up with Amazon to offer homes with Alexa technology included.

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  8. Former S.F. police commission president found dead in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    According to KTVU , officers were called to L. Julius M. Turman's home sometime between noon and 1 p.m. Sunday. Turman, a labor and employment law attorney and former assistant U.S. attorney from the District of New Jersey, who joined the commission in 2012, became its vice president in 2014 and president in 2016.

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  9. South San Francisco teacher arrested for alleged lewd acts with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    The teacher - identified by South San Francisco police as Joseph Toy, 39, of San Bruno - was booked into San Mateo County jail on felony charges of lewd and lascivious acts with children. Get breaking news with our free mobile app.

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  10. People, power costs keep indoor farming down to EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    There's a budding industry that's trying to solve the problem of the limp lettuce and tasteless tomatoes in America's supermarkets. It's full of technologists who grow crops in buildings instead of outdoors, short-cutting the need to prematurely harvest produce for a bumpy ride often thousands of miles to consumers in colder climes.

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  11. Rube Goldberg's ridiculous contraptions come to life in SFRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    They seem like vestiges of the past: mechanical devices full of gimmicks, elaborate color comics in Sunday papers, fanciful movie sets for Charlie Chaplin-and the Three Stooges. So the first question that came to mind about an exhibit for an artist involved in all that was, "Does anybody remember Rube Goldberg?" On KCBS radio, a middle-school girl described her team's entry in the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest, building a complicated, comical device to do a simple task.

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  12. Horgan: Readers react to a proposal to address local trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Last week's item in this space regarding a proposal to have large local companies shift at least 5 percent of their workers to nontraditional schedules to help to alleviate the Peninsula's horrendous traffic congestion, particularly during rush hour, met with considerable response. From Christine Khoury: "That is such a great idea.

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  13. DA charges Coliseum BART stabbing suspect with attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    The San Francisco man accused of trying to stab multiple people at a BART station over the weekend is a convicted felon now charged with six more felonies by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office. Robert Arlington Dolph , 32, was charged Tuesday for the alleged attack that occurred at the Coliseum BART station Saturday afternoon.

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  14. Sneaker Con: Thousands gather in Santa Clara to buy, sell and trade valuable footwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Ronin Celio, 17, of South San Francisco, hold up a 2015 Adidas Yeezy Moonrocks sneaker as he looks for a buyer in the "trading pit" during Sneaker Con at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif., on Saturday March 31, 2018. The weekend convention is expected to draw thousands of sneaker fanatics out to buy, sell and trade some of the most sought after shoes.

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  15. BART to crack down on LimeBikes left at stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    LimeBikes are left - some scattered and some parked - at the South San Francisco BART station in this undated photo by BART's bike program manager, Steve Beroldo. With the growing popularity of shared, dockless bikes in the Bay Area comes a new problem for BART: bicycles carelessly strewn at stations, discarded on platforms, or left in front of entrances.

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  16. A real estate analytics firm has some good news for Bay Area landlords -- and bad news for tenants.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    A real estate analytics firm has some good news for Bay Area landlords - and bad news for tenants: Rents began rising again last year after a brief "cooling off period" in late 2016. "The Bay Area region should register one of its best rent performances since at least mid-2016," the Texas real estate analytics firm RealPage wrote in a new report for the real estate industry.

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  17. Famed gangsta rapper Snoop Dogg throws his street cred behind mayoral wannabeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Local native Breed, who became acting mayor in December following the sudden death of Mayor Ed Lee, served briefly as the first African-American woman to lead the city before being succeeded by Supervisor Mark Farrell. She's now set her sights once again on the mayoral seat.

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  18. Man shot by police convicted of assault, pointing gun at South San Francisco officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    A jury has convicted a man who choked his sister's boyfriend into near-unconsciousness then pointed a gun at a police officer who shot him. Mario Garcia, 40, of South San Francisco, was found guilty Monday of felony assault on a police officer with a firearm enhancement, assault, assault with a deadly weapon, possession of an assault rifle, and attempted criminal threats.

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  19. Horgan: These randy coyotes could use help from Miss MannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Inside Bay Area

    That's the word from Everything South City, a South San Francisco neighborhood blog that focuses on matters important to that North County community. Apparently, it's mating season for the wily creatures who roam that suburban territory.

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  20. Former San Mateo private school teacher sentenced to six years in child molest caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    A former teacher at a San Mateo private school convicted of dressing young children in specific clothing and photographing them for his sexual purposes was sentenced Friday to six years in state prison, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office. Anthony Rocco Satriano, 33, of South San Francisco, pleaded no contest in December to five felony counts, including child molestation, attempted child molestation and three counts of using a minor for sex acts, according to prosecutors.

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