San Mateo County Newswire (Page 8)

San Mateo County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Mateo County, CA. (Page 8)

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  1. Caltrain loses bid for exemption from state environmental law on electrification projectRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... jurisdiction," the ruling says. The ruling means the lawsuit can now go ahead. The lawsuit was filed in San Mateo County Superior Court in February by Atherton, the Transportation Solutions Defense and Education Fund, a transit advocacy nonprofit, ...

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  2. Parents Say 5-Year-Old Son Was Unfairly Punished For His Hair, File...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Huffington Post

    Jalyn Broussard was excited to show off his haircut at school last December. It was the first time the 5-year-old sported a different haircut than his 8-year-old older brother.

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  3. PHOTOS: Kids 'Read to the Rhythm' at San Mateo LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    Our weekly Crafternoon this week had a "Read to the Rhythm" theme. After a lively story time, the children made their own rhythm shakers.

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  4. Martins Beach Reopens After Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | NBC Bay Area

    Access to a popular stretch of San Mateo County beach that's been off limits to the public since 2010 is open for the summer season. Martins Beach in Half Moon Bay has been the subject of a lengthy lawsuit between the nonprofit Surfrider Foundation and property owner Vinod Khosla, a venture capitalist who is also a co-founder of Sun Microsystems.

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  5. City of Menlo Park hosts 4th of July parade and celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | InMenlo.com

    The parade starts at 11:45 a.m. at the Well Fargo parking lot on Santa Cruz Avenue and Chestnut Street. Come dressed in red, white, and blue and decorate your bike or wagon.

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  6. Atherton lawsuit: Feds rule that Caltrain electrification falls under California lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Green Caltrain

    The Federal Surface Transportation board ruled yesterday that Caltrain is a local mass transportation service, and is therefore required to comply with the California Environmental Quality Act, rather than being governed by a different set of Federal environmental laws. Caltrain had applied to be exempt from CEQA in response to a lawsuit from the Town of Atherton alleging that Caltrain electrification violated CEQA because the electric line would eventually be used by the High Speed Rail service, and therefore the Environmental Impact Report for electrification needed to cover the entire of the High Speed Rail project.

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  7. How surfinga s valuable artifacts came to Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Times-Standard

    The historic 19th century redwood surfboards are unveiled at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History on Thursday, June 25. To a dispassionate or incurious eye, they are merely two planks of gray weathered wood, something you might come across moldering in the brush behind a log pile at someone's Santa Cruz Mountains cabin. But through the eyes of Kim Stoner or Geoffrey Dunn or Bob Pearson or Barney Langner or any number of surfers and/or spectators at a special ceremony at the Museum of Art & History last Thursday, these two planks of wood carry a staggering cultural meaning.

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  8. South San Francisco Photography ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    The Cultural Arts Commission is hosting the 2015 Photography Exhibit on Friday, July 10 and Saturday, July 11. It's free and open to the public! Come by MSB and check out artistic photography shot by local artists!

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  9. Get Picnic Supplies at South San Francisco Farmers' MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    The Farmers' Market will be open on July 4th for all those basket bearers headed to the parks for a relaxing 4th. Psst! The South San Francisco Farmers' Market will be open on July 4th - stop by and get your last minute picnic supplies.

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  10. Bonny Zanardi:Landscapes featured at Peninsula Art InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Inside Bay Area

    ... by Marla," photographic works by Marla Lehr. Both shows are curated by Boris Koodrin and sponsored by the San Mateo County Arts Commission. The galleries are at 400 County Center, Redwood City. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Go ...

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  11. PUC approves big changes in state's electricity rate systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Inside Bay Area

    State regulators brushed aside pleas by low-income residents in the Bay Area to shield them from painful rate increases for electricity and approved on Friday an array of far-reaching changes for how much people pay for power in California, including PG&E's customers. The new system is expected to raise rates for low-usage and low-income customers, and potentially reduce rates for the highest-usage customers.

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  12. San Francisco Man Arrested in Alleged Strong-Arm RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    Police booked Black II into the San Mateo County Jail on suspicion of robbery and vandalism, police said. Black II had been on parole, according to police.

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  13. Watch U.S. women take on Japan in World Cup Final on July 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | InMenlo.com

    Menlo Park resident Jennifer Bryson is organizing another no-host soccer watch party on Sunday, July 5, from 4:00 to 6:00 pm when the U.S. takes on Japan in the World Cup Final. Location is El Cerrito Mexican Restaurant, 325 Sharon Park Drive, Menlo Park.

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  14. Re: Tuga Leuea case reported in June 24, Daily Post.Read the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Menlo Park City Council

    Hi Steve, Thanks so much for your answers to the I questions posed in my recent CPRA request. I have forwarded the same CPRA request to the City of Menlo Park and members of the Menlo Park Police Department.

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  15. San Mateo County Library is HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    Half Moon Bay residents can apply to the San Mateo County Library system and serve their community with great resources. Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with San Mateo County.

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  16. Book Cart Drill Team at Half Moon Bay 4th of July ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    The Half Moon Bay Library will be running the Book Cart Drill Team through the 4th of July Parade on Saturday. We are open today, but will be closed on Saturday and Sunday in celebration of the 4th of July. Look for the Book Cart Drill Team at the 4th of July Parade!

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  17. Man Arrested for San Mateo Late Night Machete AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    A suspect is in custody after a machete attack Wednesday night that left one man with a serious wound to the neck, San Mateo police said Thursday. Officers called to a reported stabbing at North Fremont Street and Tilton Avenue at 11:25 p.m. on Wednesday found a 25-year-old man with a serious neck wound, police said.

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  18. Convicted Sex Offender Pleads No Contest to 1986 MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Patch.com

    A man accused of raping and killing a Ben Lomond teenager in 1986 and then dumping her body in a remote part of San Mateo County pleaded no contest to a first-degree murder charge in court Thursday, according to prosecutors. John William Kelley, 52, of Placerville, also admitted to killing 17-year-old Annette Thur while he was in the course of forcibly raping and sodomizing her, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.

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  19. Halting housing construction is no answer to Californiaa s droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | LA Daily News

    Perhaps it's human nature, when a person is concerned about one big problem, to apply answers to entirely other problems through the filter of the main concern. That is certainly what many Southern Californians concerned about excess population growth are doing when it comes to the West's ongoing drought.

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  20. Star-spangled desserts for the Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Daily Democrat

    Suffice it to say, the Founding Fathers probably weren't thinking about future Americans' celebratory dessert needs when they voted to adopt the Declaration of Independence in 1776. How fortuitous that the colors they chose to represent our fledgling nation coincide with the red and blue hues of summer's berry bounty.

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