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Few undocumented Filipino youth availing DACA
REDWOOD CITY, California Only a few undocumented young Filipinos have taken advantage of President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, according to the Philippine Embassy in Washington, DC.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Couple seeks council's OK to open K-8 private school in Redwood City
A couple whose bid to open a private elementary school in Redwood City was quashed by city planners following neighbors' complaints will seek a better outcome at Monday's City Council meeting.
Typhoon Yolanda survivor's book praised in US
REDWOOD CITY, California The first and only book that describes the plight of survivors in Tacloban after Typhoon Yolanda or Haiyan is getting accolades in the United States.
Stolen Redwood City Car Leads to Manhunt
The driver and passengers of a stolen car fled the scene after hitting a Porsche on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge this morning.
Parks' Water Features to be Turned Off to Conserve Water
Redwood City, CA As an additional measure to save water during California's extreme drought conditions, the Redwood City Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will be turning off the water features at Stafford, Stulsaft, Spinas, and Fleishman parks, effective Friday, August 1st, 2014.
Photographer Barry Fleisher is drawn to street photography and construction sites
Although it took some decades for Barry Fleisher to re-embrace photography, he remembers first getting bit by the camera bug while in his 20s.
Palo Alto Weekly
Worth A Look
Bloody Mary , center, sells a shrunken head to Luther Billis , right, in Foothill Music Theatre's production of "South Pacific."
San Mateo Daily Journal
Mighty Flyers kick off Blues Fest: Downtown Redwood City hosts annual ...
For those looking for a musical performance that incorporates both audio and visual aspects, Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers is the show for you.
Menlo Park City Council
Low Lying Fruit re Downtown Parking Improvements
Honorable Mayor and Council Members: While I admire Peter Carpenter's comments about thinking outside the box, including the innovative idea of underground parking structures, what is desperately needed now, are low lying fruit type projects that can be implemented in the foreseeable future.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Workplace romance rules revised in San Francisco
REDWOOD CITY, California San Francisco City Hall is now revising its policy on romantic relationships after an affair was revealed last week between a San Francisco supervisor and his Filipina legislative aide.
Redwood City Fire Impacting Traffic
Update: 5:15 p.m. San mateo County Emergency Services: Traffic on Hwy 280 is being impacted by a two acre brush fire at Canada Road.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
California Coastal Commission ratchets up legal pressure on billionaire Vinod Khosla
Venture capitalist Vinod Khosla arrives at San Mateo County Superior Courthouse Monday afternoon May 12, 2014, in Redwood City, Calif.
Bay Area Hawaiian concerts, fundraisers precede Aloha Festival
The first weekend of August is the biggest on the Bay Area Hawaiiana calendar, given that the San Francisco Bay Area Aloha Festival will once again go head to head with the free Nihonmachi Street Fair in S.F.'s Japantown with all-day music, food and crafts on Aug. 2 and 3. The festivals attract top island musicians such as Mailani Maikanai who'll ... (more)
Inside Bay Area
Weekend Top 10: Great blues in the Bay Area
The lads will be busy on July 26, as they perform at 2 p.m. at Redwood City's PAL Blues, Arts & BBQ Festival then at 8 p.m. at Antioch's El Campanil Theatre.
Inside Bay Area
New 'FLX' bus service in San Carlos trying to catch on
Standing near a sign board and folding card table set up inside the San Carlos Adult Community Center with bus route and ridership information, David King, 78, has been tasked with encouraging people who gather there to try out SamTrans' new "FLX" service.
Rick Estrin Brings the Nightcats to Redwood City
Growing up in San Francisco with a "beatnik" for a sister, it didn't take long for Rick Estrin to be introduced to the blues.
Pinay mom grieves for son who died after free heart surgery in Texas
REDWOOD CITY, California All Mary Grace Demafeliz could now wish is to have more days to tell her two-year-old son Dave Gabriel how much she loved him.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Document: Man killed by Sunnyvale police had relationships with four women who died
Bad things tended to happen to Glen Griggs' girlfriends -- things that involved excessive amounts of alcohol and ended in untimely death.
And the winners are ...
You'll see many old favorites -- and some newcomers -- on the list of winners of the 2014 Almanac Readers' Choice awards.
Repeat DUI Driver Sentenced to Five Years in Prison
A woman pleaded no contest Tuesday to repeated drunk driving offenses and was sentenced to five years in prison, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office.