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Extensive changes have been made to the California GED program. The 2014 GED is focused on college and career-ready skills and will require much more prior knowledge and critical thinking skills.
A Superior Court judge ordered three companies to pay San Mateo County $55 million to remove dangerous lead paint from homes, Board of Supervisors President Don Horsley announced Tuesday.
Michael Navone was charged amid an ongoing investigation into fraudulent activity at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Northern California.
The Portola Valley Schools Foundation, a major donor to the Portola Valley School District and recently defrauded of $182,500 from its investment account, is insured to cover such losses, a foundation executive said.
A Mill Valley man who fell into the Bay on Friday was allegedly trying to throw his wife off of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge during an argument, San Mateo County's district attorney said today.
Man allegedly tried throwing wife off bridge, officials claim. He toppled over instead, and was arrested after Coast Guard rescue.
A Foster City man reported to police that he heard his front door open, his dog bark and a man saying "oh oh" before 6:27 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10. Disturbance.
A metal debris fire that resulted in a shelter in place advisory in three Bay Area counties Sunday was completely extinguished Monday morning and SIMS Metal Management in Redwood City resumed its normal activity.
Sonoma County motorists merging onto the freeway have zipped past idle metering lights for more than a decade without noticing.
Three years ago, state lawmakers expanded public education by adding a pre-kindergarten class, California's first new grade level since 1891.
Violence prevention experts at the University of California-Davis and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health believe more intensive screening is necessary to identify individuals who may be a threat for violence.
By Bay City News Service Four people were arrested Friday for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs during San Mateo County's Avoid the 23 Winter Holiday Anti-DUI crackdown.
Half Moon Bay is a coastal city in San Mateo County, California, United States. Its population was 11,324 as of the 2010 census.
Funding for a shuttle to transport Daly City residents from the east side to the west side for vital community services was unanimously approved this week by the Daly City Council.
A Foster City woman reported four women with vacuum cleaners had knocked on her door and ran away.
Sentencing for two former mosquito district finance workers who embezzled a half-million dollars was delayed yet again Friday but a judge ordered the one defendant out on bail taken into custody pending the next hearing.