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1 hr ago | San Mateo Daily Journal
The assistant county controller running to fill the open seat of his former boss is not legally qualified to hold the position, according to his opponent who filed suit Tuesday afternoon asking a judge to determine if Juan Raigoza meets the minimum requirements.
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3 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune
Joseph McCarthy had brought eight causes of action relating to food service safety issues and employment issues against the Pacifica School District in a complaint in San Mateo County Superior Court.
By Bay City News A Palo Alto man today was convicted of mayhem for biting a man's ear off during a drunken fight over stolen cigarettes outside a Redwood City bar last year.
A special joint task force of FBI agents and several San Mateo County law enforcement agencies met Tuesday to sift through leads in the hopes of solving a string of murders that occurred 38 years ago.
A Belmont woman sexually assaulted by a school janitor in 2001 has filed a lawsuit against the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District for neglecting to fully investigate, report to authorities or fire the convicted sex offender after at least eight allegations of sexual abuse over 20 years.
A man who worked for United Airlines and his wife have pleaded no contest to grand theft and possession of stolen property for stealing the luggage of passengers who were supposed to fly into San Francisco International Airport but were diverted because of the Asiana Airlines crash , prosecutors said Tuesday.
A man was sentenced to more than 27 years in prison today for trying to abduct a 9-year-old girl out of a San Mateo school bathroom in 2012 as well as other molestation attempts, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said.
South San Mateo County voters won't have choices in who will be their sheriff, their district attorney, or their superintendent of schools, but they will choose whether to return a supervisor, the coroner, and the assessor to office on June 3. District 3 Supervisor Don Horsley will face businessman and victim's advocate Michael Stogner at the ... (more)
A well-regarded jail re-entry program runs out of federal funding at the end of the month but the county plans to step in to bridge the gap until a new long-term program starts.
While the premise of Environmental Impact Reports is to disclose the negative environmental impacts of projects that might harm the environment, the most notable information in the EIR for Caltrain electrification is how it might benefit the environment.
Elizabeth Mills Reid was the daughter of Darius Ogden Mills, 49er pioneer that became the millionaire banker that started the Bank of California.
Grand theft. A wallet containing credit cards, a driver's license and ski tickets were stolen on Roosevelt Avenue in Redwood City before 11:04 a.m. Monday, March 3. Residential burglary.
With big curriculum changes and new tests officially being implemented next year, every school district in the state is running field tests of the exams in upcoming weeks.
Catherine Zeta-Jones was hailed as being courageous for presenting positive images of people with mental illness, but society still has ambiguous feelings about mental health issues.
Redwood City Fire Department Starts New Rescue Squad Program Fire officials implement a pilot program deploying a new rescue squad for medical calls to alleviate strain on specialized fire equipment Redwood City, Calif.
Redwood City Vice Mayor Named Redwood City Chamber of Commerce's Person of the Year Rosanne Foust, Vice Mayor, and Husband Jim Hartnett Receive Chamber's Esteemed 2013 Persons of the Year Award Redwood City, Calif.