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20 min ago | SFGate
Bartender Catch Salum crafts a Mortar & Pestle cocktail at Mortar & Pestle in San Mateo.
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4 hrs ago | Coastsider
Class: Pharmacy Technician Program The demand for Pharmacy Technicians is expected to grow more than 26% by 2014.
8 hrs ago | Almanac
Atherton resident Kathy Jackson, CEO of the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, was recently named Feeding America 2014 Network Leader of the Year for her efforts to significantly increase the amount of food provided by Second Harvest and streamline operations to drive down costs, the organization has announced.
12 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal
With growing research on how the widespread use of antibiotics in both farm animals and as prescribed in hospitals is rendering them less effective, three legislative proposals are taking aim at both sides of the issue.
When students start the 2014-15 school year at Woodside Elementary School in late August, the crosswalk across Woodside Road in front of the school will have new stripes, new and brighter lights to warn vehicle traffic, and better drainage to redirect rainwater.
The Sustainability Commission was established in 2014 and makes recommendations to the City Council on policies and programs related to the long-term environmental, economic, and social health of the City of San Mateo.
Although his father is free on bond while facing similar and heavier charges, the son of former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson was denied bail by a U.S. magistrate Monday while he awaits trial on murder-for-hire, firearms and drug conspiracy counts.
The private operator that saved a county-run Burlingame care home from shuttering two years ago is stepping in to keep up to four dozen mentally ill clients housed at their current long-term facility after purchasing it out of bankruptcy.
A huge purchase in the ballpark of $100 million for a 276,551-square-foot Class A office complex in San Mateo was recently announced by Harvest Properties.
With more and more chain stores moving into downtown Burlingame, one local independent shop has stayed put on Lorton Avenue for almost three decades.
Attention vinyl lovers! It's that time again. April 19 marks the seventh annual Record Store Day -- the once yearly celebration of that most revered musical medium.
The San Mateo County bomb squad destroyed a suspected pipe bomb Thursday in Half Moon Bay, California and later discovered the supposed threat was just a set of paintbrushes, authorities said.
The Bay Area lost 2,500 jobs during March, but the region's long-term employment picture remains bright because of the strong tech sector and a consistent upswing in the South Bay job market, analysts said.