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. Labor board rulings lead to deal with firefightersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    ... Board. The rulings, issued in August 2014, resolved two sets of charges brought by firefighters from San Mateo County Firefighters Local 2400 against the fire district, and established a context over the past 11 months for the two parties to ...

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  2. Menlo Park street fair: If you liked it or not, chamber wants to hear from youRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    The management of the Connoisseurs' Marketplace, Menlo Park's recent annual midsummer art and wine festival, would like to hear from the festival's critics as well as from its fans, particularly critics with constructive ideas. Fran Dehn, president of the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce, said she and her chamber colleagues are looking for emailed suggestions and comments, and she offered a template: "I had a great time and it was a good festival, but, you know, maybe next year you could try ..." People commenting on the Almanac's online Town Square forum had their own ideas about the form and content of their complaints about the July 18 and 19 festival.

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  3. Man found guilty in local burglaryRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    A jury on July 20 found Arizona resident Bradley Sullivan guilty of burglary and grand theft in the 2012 burglary of a Woodside home. The verdict was reached after a five-day trial before San Mateo County Superior Court Judge Donald Ayoob.

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  4. Resident: Neighbor cut down tree without permissionRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    Atherton police have sent the results of an investigation into the alleged cutting down of a neighbor's tree without permission to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office for possible prosecution on charges of trespassing and grand theft, police say. Sgt. Anthony Kockler said the incident occurred on Polhemus Avenue on July 17, when a resident reported someone had cut down a tree in her backyard without permission.

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  5. Hundreds of trees near gas pipelines face axRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    ... Menlo Park Fire Protection District Chief Harold Schapelhouman, who is featured in a recent PG&E mailing to San Mateo County residents, attended the presentation.

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  6. S.F. water pipe bursts - millions of gallons lost, park closedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SFGate

    The fracture of a major water line operated by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission on the Peninsula has prompted the loss of millions of gallons of drinking water, city officials said Tuesday. The leaking pipe, which has temporarily closed Junipero Serra Park in San Mateo because of flooding, broke on Monday and was expected to be shut off by midday Tuesday for repairs.

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  7. 54-inch regional water transmission line broken, millions of gallons spilledRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Millions of gallons of water have been lost from a 54-inch regional transmission line that broke at Junipero Serra County Park in San Bruno on Monday night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said today. The break was reported at 9:30 p.m. Monday at the entryway to the park on Crystal Springs Road, SFPUC spokesman Tyrone Jue said.

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  8. Tonight: Woodside may seek public opinion on planning, building servicesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Almanac

    Are Woodside residents dissatisfied with the town's planning and building services? At a meeting that begins at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, the Woodside Town Council will consider giving Town Hall staff the go-ahead to begin gathering public opinion on planning and building operations. Opinions will be sought on staff timeliness, consistency, organization and responsiveness to questions.

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  9. Electric agency nod a reward for going along with corruption?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    California consumers can be excused if they're beginning to wonder whether Gov. Jerry Brown cares a whit about blatantly corrupt conduct by some of his appointees to very high state offices. That feeling grew more intense the other day with the appointment of Mark Ferron to the governing board of the state's Independent System Operator, which manages the electric grid serving all of this state and part of Nevada.

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  10. Belmont: Police arrest two San Mateo women in connection with mail theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Police arrested two women last week in connection with several recent mail and package thefts that have occurred in Belmont and San Mateo. Around 4 p.m. on July 14, a Belmont resident arrived home and found several pieces of mail that had been opened on the ground in front of her Virginia Avenue home, Belmont police said.

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  11. San Mateo County commits $15 million to distressed debt fundRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Pensions & Investments

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  12. Police calls: Road rage in Menlo ParkRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Almanac

    This information is based on reports from the Menlo Park Police Department and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under the law, people charged with offenses are considered innocent unless convicted.

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  13. Menlo College women add two basketball prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Almanac

    Former Woodside High and De Anza College basketball standout Madison Michelis has signed to play for Menlo College in 2015-16. Photo courtesy of Menlo College Athletics.

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  14. San Bruno considers how to spend $70 million in PG&E restitution over pipeline tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Money can't bring back those who died in the fireball that engulfed their neighborhood or erase the trauma of those who escaped. But city leaders hope it can build some kind of positive legacy from the horrifying 2010 pipeline explosion that ravaged a quiet hilltop community.

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  15. San Bruno: Regional transmission water line broken, 'millions of gallons' lostRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Millions of gallons of water have been lost from a 54-inch regional transmission line that broke at Junipero Serra County Park in San Bruno on Monday night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said Tuesday. The break was reported at 9:30 p.m. Monday at the entryway to the park on Crystal Springs Road, SFPUC spokesman Tyrone Jue said.

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  16. HSUS and ASPCA Are Not Your Local Animal Shelter (and Likely Not...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... or otherwise, with the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA which is of course the local shelter here in San Mateo County. What is true, however, is that PHS/SPCAs spay/neuter and adoption campaigns, its dedication to spaying and neutering which has been ...

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  17. This week's A&E newsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mountain View Voice

    ... of all ages. Among the enhancements of the city center is a 3-D video light show that projects onto the San Mateo County History Museum every Tuesday night at 8 and 9 p.m. Other projects include power washing, street cleaning and expanded valet ...

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  18. AcceptEmail and PayWithMyBankA Partner to Bring Consumers Heightened ...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Freshnews

    AcceptEmail has joined forces with PayWithMyBank to offer businesses a more convenient bill payment experience for their customers at a substantial cost savings. Consumers who use AcceptEmail enjoy a quick, easy and intuitive bill payment experience from either their mobile devices or desktops: within an AcceptEmail dynamic email from a biller, consumers choose among the payment options offered, and authorize payment.

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  19. Hildreth, Wong running for 2016-19 ALA treasurerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | American Library Association

    Susan H. Hildreth, executive director of the Califa Group, Pacific Library Partnership, Peninsula Library System and administrator of the NorthNet Library System in San Mateo, California, and Patricia M. Wong, county librarian and chief archivist of the Yolo County Library in Woodland, California, are the candidates for treasurer of the American Library Association for 2016-2019. A member of ALA since 1973, Hildreth is past president of the Public Library Association and has served as a member of the PLA Board of Directors and an at-large member of the ALA Council.

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  20. San Bruno: Regional transmission water line broken, 'millions of gallons' lostRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Millions of gallons of water have been lost from a 54-inch regional transmission line that broke at Junipero Serra County Park in San Bruno on Monday night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said Tuesday. The break was reported at 9:30 p.m. Monday at the entryway to the park on Crystal Springs Road, SFPUC spokesman Tyrone Jue said.

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