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3 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Mosquito fogging planned in San Mateo County

A truck spraying mosquito-killing insecticide will be driving around parts of San Mateo and Hillsborough Monday evening, in an effort to combat the spread of West Nile Virus.

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Related Topix: San Mateo, CA, Hillsborough, CA

7 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Seniors share homes for cost saving, companionship

It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do. Rosenfeld is among thousands of aging Americans taking part in home-sharing programs around the country that allow seniors to stay in their homes and save money while getting some much-needed companionship.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), San Mateo, CA

12 hrs ago | KRON 4

Man Killed, Two Women Wounded in East Palo Alto Shooting

Police say they got reports of the shooting just before midnight Saturday night on Kavanaugh Drive at Gloria Way.

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Related Topix: East Palo Alto, CA, Fremont, CA

15 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

Hayward man killed, two wounded in East Palo Alto shooting

A 31-year-old Hayward man was killed and two women were wounded late Saturday night in a shooting in an East Palo Alto neighborhood, authorities said.

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Related Topix: East Palo Alto, CA

16 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Bills aim to bring family law into 21st century

In this Aug. 13, 2013 file photo, actor Jason Patric, left, urges members of the Assembly Judiciary Committee to approve a bill that would allow him another chance to seek paternity rights for his young son, fathered through sperm donation, with an ex-girlfriend, in Sacramento, Calif.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, The Lost Boys, Celebrities, Jason Patric, Sacramento, CA, San Mateo, CA

19 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

Life sentence for - chrome revolver bandit': Three strikes for man who went on multi-city crime spree

The three-strikes robbery defendant nicknamed the "chrome revolver bandit" for the large silver weapon used during a multi-city crime spree and the shooting of a San Mateo pet store clerk will be sentenced as a three-striker and receive a life sentence, a judge decided Friday.

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Related Topix: San Mateo, CA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Colma, CA, San Francisco County, CA

23 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

Former church usher imprisoned for molesting girl

The former Daly City church who pleaded no contest to inappropriately touching two young girls on separate occasions was sentenced Friday to eight years in prison and ordered to register as a sex offender for life.

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Related Topix: Daly City, CA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

San Mateo Daily Journal

Burlingame bar gets a facelift: Vinyl Room on Park Road sees more hours, retro look

With the Burlingame Avenue Streetscape project, Vinyl Room at 221 Park Road has decided to do renovations and took a spin off the name Vinyl Room for creative inspiration.

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Related Topix: Burlingame, CA, San Jose State University, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

CBS Local

The Grant Napear Show - July 25, 2014

On today's short show Grant discussed Michelle Beadle's Twitter rant over her comments on First Take's show discussing Ray Rice.

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Related Topix: Half Moon Bay, CA

Patch.com

Requirement to Dial Area Code for All Calls in Marin County Fast Approaching

The County of Marin would like to remind local residents that a new telephone area code - 628 - is being added to the area served by the existing 415 area code to accommodate demand for new phone numbers.

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Related Topix: Marin County, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

San Mateo Daily Journal

Google Express courier charged with stealing Target items

A Google Express shopping courier with a record of theft convictions stole items from a Daly City Target store while picking up items purchased through the new delivery system, according to prosecutors who charged the woman with four felonies.

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Related Topix: Daly City, CA, Drugs

San Mateo Daily Journal

Man sentenced for soliciting sex from teens

A San Mateo man identified through a police Facebook page as the person soliciting teenage girls on the street for sex was sentenced Thursday to 18 months in prison and must register for life as a sex offender.

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Related Topix: San Mateo, CA

Contra Costa Times

Concern mounting over Prime Healthcare pursuit of Bay Area hospitals

A controversial Southern California-based hospital chain that buys financially struggling hospitals has surfaced as a bidder for the beleaguered Daughters of Charity Health System, which operates four Bay Area hospitals that serve the poor.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Santa Clara County, CA, Gilroy, CA, Moss Beach, CA, Daly City, CA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Almanac

Worth A Look

Bloody Mary , center, sells a shrunken head to Luther Billis , right, in Foothill Music Theatre's production of "South Pacific."

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Related Topix: Redwood City, CA, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Santa Clara County, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Israel, World News, Middle East

KRON 4

Leland Yee, Raymond Chow And Others Accused Of Racketeering In Expanded Indictment

Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee, Chinatown association leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and 27 others were charged in federal court in San Francisco today in a revised grand jury indictment that includes new counts of racketeering.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

KRON 4

Hit and Run Accident Near San Mateo Bridge Toll Plaza Leads to Active Search in Foster City

A hit and run accident near the San Mateo Bridge toll plaza is prompting an active manhunt in Foster City Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Foster City, CA

CBS Local

Search On For Armed Suspect After Hit-And-Run Crash On San Mateo Bridge

The California Highway Patrol is investigating a hit-and-run collision that happened on the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Friday morning.

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Related Topix: San Mateo, CA, Hayward, CA, Foster City, CA

SF Appeal

San Bruno Man Arrested in Connection with July 6 Bayview Murder

Police today announced an arrest in the shooting death of a man killed during a bloody Fourth of July weekend in the city's Bayview District.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, San Bruno, CA, Life, Holidays, 4th of July

San Francisco Bay View

Racism in San Francisco County Jail

In regards to the prison censorship issue, I am just chiming in to let it be known that it isn't a "nudity" thing ; it's a Black-Latino thing, period! Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi talks with prisoners in the seventh floor jail above his office in the Hall of Justice in downtown San Francisco.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Bruno, CA, San Francisco, CA

CBS Local

Former FBI Employee, His Wife Plead Guilty To Bank Fraud Charges In San Francisco

A former FBI employee and his wife pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court in San Francisco to bank fraud in connection to mortgages they obtained for rental homes in Daly City and San Bruno, according to federal prosecutors.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Daly City, CA

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