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  1. Charred home goes for $799K: Red-tagged San Mateo property highlights hot real estate marketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    How hot is San Mateo's real estate market? Well, $799,000 is the asking price for a burned down, red-tagged single-family home on a highway frontage road. And after just a few days on the market, there's already a taker.

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  2. Jared Milch turns in gem for first-place CSMRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The College of San Mateo baseball starting rotation has grown into a sophomore-heavy staff this season. The exception to this as of late has been freshman left-hander Jared Milch.

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  3. Dave Eggers coming to San Mateo for galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Award-winning Dave Eggers will be the featured speaker at the San Mateo Public Library Foundation's annual author's Gala April 29. His first book, "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius" was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Eggers will discuss his recent novel, "The Circle."

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  4. When - Over There' meant SiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Amidst World War I, going "over there" usually referred to the savage trench warfare in France, but for some doughboys at Camp Fremont in Menlo Park, it meant the cold, seemingly endless white horizons of snow in Siberia. Siberia? Yes, about 3,000 soldiers from the sprawling training camp on the Peninsula took part in one of the strangest and least known chapters of American history.

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  5. Tax to help with street repairs: San Mateo looks to fill...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Armed with support from voters and sales tax revenue, San Mateo is moving to repair 14 miles of failed roads and potholes exacerbated by the winter's drought-busting storms. It's been more than a year since the city extended a locally-controlled, quarter-cent sales tax touted as vital support for tending to failing infrastructure.

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  6. School officials explore teacher housing hurdles: San Mateo-Foster...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The financing, zoning and development hurdles that San Mateo-Foster City Elementary School District officials may face as they consider building workforce housing can be overcome, according to a legal expert. Adam Ely, deputy San Mateo County counsel, addressed the district Board of Trustees during a Thursday, March 23, meeting to offer guidance on navigating the process of constructing affordable teacher housing.

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  7. PCRC benefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The Peninsula Conflict Resolution Center's Annual Benefit Dinner, held Thursday, March 16 at the Airport Marriott Hotel in San Mateo, honored Gloria Rhodes Brown, left, a co-founder of the Mills-Peninsula Health Services African American Community Health Advisory Committee, a member of PCRC's African American Advisory Council, and a dedicated advocate for improving the health conditions in her community.

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  8. Government watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The council will also decide on an update of the Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance to comply with state law, create further flexibility and encourage legal creation of units with related zoning amendments. a The Belmont City Council will hear an update on the 2035 General Plan and Interim Zoning, Belmont Specific Plan and Zoning, Climate Action Plan and Environmental Impact Report Monday.

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  9. A scramble to the endRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 25 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    In these last few weeks of March, one thing has been consuming most of my thoughts : the school yearbook. Last year, I applied to become the copy editor for the yearbook because I knew I loved writing - and the school yearbook was just another venue in which I could write.

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  10. One's enough for KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    With Hillsdale's big three from last year's Central Coast Section Division III semifinalist flourishing in the collegiate ranks, it would stand to reason the 2017 Knights might be facing a rebuilding year. In the wake of graduating pitcher Eryn McCoy, catcher MacKenzie Driscoll and third baseman Lauren Quirke, all of the big three's replacements came up big in the Knights' 1-0 win over Woodside Thursday at Hillsdale.

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  11. Nonbiting midges causing a storm: Dozens call about swarms of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Entomologists charged with keeping San Mateo County residents safe are reassuring the public that swarms of what some feared were mosquitoes, are actually harmless nonbiting midges. The San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District has received dozens of calls the last week from worried residents in Foster City, Redwood Shores and San Mateo's Shoreview neighborhood, said district spokeswoman Megan Sebay.

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  12. Feeling the knead: Bread baker Iliana Berkowitz finds passion in the kitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The 28-year-old founder of As Kneaded Bakery is one of the latest to join San Mateo's food startup incubator KitchenTown, a commercial rental space where she works into the early morning hours concocting a range of freshly baked bread. The Palo Alto native, former East Coaster and current Bay Area resident, is less than a year into forming her own business she said allows her to bring fresh creations into the homes of others.

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  13. Athlete of the Week: Girls' golfer Kiran SanghaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    When 16-year-old Kiran Sangha opted to not return to the San Mateo High School girls' golf team in the fall, it allowed her more time to focus on the local tournament scene. Last week, Sangha reaped the rewards of dedicating herself to the larger golf world by taking second place in the San Francisco City Golf Championship at Harding Park.

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  14. Two arrested for suspicion of auto burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Two people were arrested at Bridgepointe Shopping Center in San Mateo Sunday afternoon after police were alerted to one of them looking into parked unoccupied vehicles and another waiting for him in a parked car, according to police. At about 3:30 p.m., San Mateo police responded to the shopping center and found the car, a Nissan, occupied by Stacy Hawthorne, 24, of San Francisco, and Priscilla McClure, 25, of Daly City.

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  15. More apartments proposed near Caltrain Hayward Park: Developer seeks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Owners of the AAA office building at 1650 S. Delaware St. are looking to construct a new five-story apartment complex. The proposed 64 new units would be directly adjacent to the massive Station Park Green mixed-use development and down the street from the nearly complete Hines office complex.

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  16. The next steps for the Bridgepointe ice rinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    We would not even be talking about next steps for the Bridgepointe ice rink were it not for three heroes on the San Mateo Planning Commission, Dianne Whitaker, chair; John Ebneter and Charles Drechsler. They were the three who said no to SPI's request to replace the ice rink with retail and in return give the city $8 million.

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  17. Support families through affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Teresa, a longtime Redwood City resident, has been a teacher for the past 20 years. Every Thursday evening, you can find Teresa at Saint Pius Catholic Church with her prayer group who gather to help serve those in need.

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  18. Hillsdale takes advantage of Wildcat errorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    The Woodside-Hillsdale baseball matchup in San Mateo Friday was a classic example of putting the ball in play because you never know what can happen. The Knights had only two extra-base hits - an Isaiah Cozzolino third-inning triple and a William Garratt double in the fourth - and only seven hits total, but Hillsdale took advantage of five Woodside errors to cruise to an 8-2 victory that moves the Knights to 2-0 in Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division play.

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  19. College official...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Despite experiencing the sort of ongoing financial budget strife commonly faced by college radio stations, faithful listeners to KCSM can expect most of their favorite programming to remain, a district official said. The College of San Mateo's jazz radio station, 91.1 FM, lost three on-air personalities in recent months, but such changes are not indicative of larger shifts on the horizon, said Mitchell Bailey, spokesman for the San Mateo County Community College District.

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  20. Man arrested for fake pipe bomb threat in San MateoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A man was arrested after allegedly calling in a fake pipe bomb threat that prompted San Mateo police and the Sheriff's Office bomb squad to flood the scene and close off El Camino Real just south of 25th Avenue Wednesday afternoon. Siam Ahmed, a 48-year-old transient, was taken to the hospital for a mental health evaluation after calling 911 to report he was armed with a pipe bomb on the 2600 block of South El Camino Real, according to police.

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