Redwood City Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Redwood City, CA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 204 for "u:almanacnews.com" in Redwood City, CA

  1. Menlo Park briefs: BBC construction gets underwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Almanac

    Construction of a three-floor restaurant with rooftop dining at 1090 El Camino Real, site of the British Bankers Club, has kicked off, according to the city of Menlo Park. Rob Fischer, who owns the Palo Alto Creamery along with Reposado and, in Mountain View, Gravity and Scratch, added the BBC to his roster in July 2013.

    Comment?

  2. 'Affordable housing crisis' on county supes agendaRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Almanac

    In the realm of problems without ready answers, it's hard to top the scarcity of housing on the Peninsula that is reasonably affordable to households with less than six-figure annual incomes. The standard of affordability is defined as monthly rent or mortgage payments of no more than 30 percent of the household's income, according to a white paper published in January by the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors.

    Comment?

  3. Tonight: Woodside Town Council considers suing FCCRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Almanac

    Woodside's Town Council will consider joining a lawsuit over cellphone tower rules when it meets on Tuesday night, March 9. Also on the agenda: an animal control contract, the town's housing element and interviews with candidates for the town's Architectural and Site Review Board. Woodside's council will consider whether to spend $15,000 to join in a national lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission over the latest regulations the FCC has adopted with regard to granting requests to install telecommunication facilities, such as cellphone towers.

    Comment?

  4. Sunday service for Thomas Sege of Woodside, former CEO of Varian AssociatesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 7 | Almanac

    A memorial service for Woodside resident and technology executive Thomas D. Sege is set for 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, at Crippen & Flynn Woodside Chapel at 400 Woodside Road in Redwood City. In the company of his family and caretaker, Mr. Sege died at home on Tuesday, March 3 due to complications from Alzheimer's disease.

    Comment?

  5. Service for Nancy Glass of La HondaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Almanac

    A memorial service is set for Thursday, March 5, for Nancy Elizabeth Glass of La Honda. Ms. Glass died Feb. 24 at the age of 87. The service will start at 11 a.m. at the Crippin & Flynn Woodside Chapel, 400 Woodside Road in Redwood City.

    Comment?

  6. Police calls: Donor seeks refund, threatens Priory school employeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Almanac

    This information is based on reports from the Menlo Park and Atherton police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under the law, people charged with offenses are considered innocent unless convicted.

    Comment?

  7. Thursday deadline to apply for high school district board seatRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Almanac

    With the recent retirement of Olivia Martinez from the board of the Sequoia Union High School District, the board is seeking an interim board member to fill in during the nine months remaining in Ms. Martinez's four-year term.

    Comment?

  8. Burglary suspect nabbed in Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Almanac

    Menlo Park Police arrested a 60-year-old man Tuesday in connection with a string of commercial burglaries in Mountain View and other local cities, including Menlo Park. Alfred Banks, an East Palo Alto resident, was arrested on a warrant issued last month by the Mountain View Police Department.

    Comment?

  9. Defense attorney accuses DA of retaliation in prosecution of deputy sheriffRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Almanac

    San Mateo County Deputy Sheriff Juan Lopez was back in Superior Court in Redwood City on Feb. 13, but not about allegations that he helped smuggle a cellphone into the county jail. Mr. Lopez, 51, faces new charges in connection with his write-in campaign for sheriff in the June 2014 election, including conspiracy, fraud, perjury and embezzlement.

    Comment?

  10. Motorcyclist killed in Woodside crashRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Almanac

    Dennis Steven Orellana, 61, of Burlingame died Feb. 16 in an accident on Canada Road in Woodside when the Harley Davidson motorcycle he was riding collided with a dump truck driven by a 43-year-old Redwood City man, according to sources at the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Office. Both vehicles were northbound on Canada Road.

    Comment?

  11. Retaliation by DA alleged in prosecution of deputy sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Almanac

    San Mateo County Deputy Sheriff Juan Lopez was back in Superior Court in Redwood City on Feb. 13, but not about allegations that he helped smuggle a cellphone into the county jail. Mr. Lopez, 51, faces new charges in connection with his write-in campaign for sheriff in the June 2014 election, including conspiracy, fraud, perjury and embezzlement.

    Comment?

  12. Summit Prep evacuated after 911 callRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Almanac

    Redwood City police have ordered the evacuation of Summit Preparatory Charter High School after having received a 911 call, according to a statement from the Redwood City Police Department this morning . Police are investigating a "safety incident" and have closed southbound Broadway between Woodside Road and Mills Way, the statement said.

    Comment?

  13. Defense attorney accuses DA of vendetta in prosecution of sheriff's deputyRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Almanac

    The attorney for a former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy accused in 2014 in a jail smuggling case and last week in a new case involving embezzlement and fraud has accused San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe of bringing a "personal vendetta" against his client. Juan Pablo Lopez, 51, was charged last November with allowing two corrections officers to smuggle cellphones and drugs to an inmate in the Redwood City jail between April and December 2013.

    Comment?

  14. Deputy in jail smuggling case faces new charges of fraud, perjury, embezzlementRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Almanac

    A former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy charged in a jail smuggling case is facing new charges of conspiracy, fraud, perjury and embezzlement, including election fraud charges stemming from his unsuccessful run for sheriff last year, prosecutors said Thursday. Juan Pablo Lopez, 51, was charged late last week with nine new felonies and two misdemeanors and pleaded not guilty to the charges Wednesday, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office.

    Comment?

  15. Briefs: State Sen. Jerry Hill holds online 'town hall' meetingRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Almanac

    State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo/Santa Clara counties, is hosting a discussion about the new legislative year during a live, online town hall on Wednesday, Feb. 18, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Junior League of Palo Alto-Mid Peninsula is partnering with the American Red Cross to host a blood drive on Friday, Feb. 20. The drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Junior League's headquarters at 555 Ravenswood Ave. in Menlo Park "One of the League's first projects was the development of the Community Blood Reserve, a mutual assistance blood-donor program for the Mid-Peninsula area," says Jan Hickman, League president.

    Comment?

  16. Woodside: Motorcyclist killed in collision with dump truckRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Almanac

    A motorcyclist was killed in a collision with a dump truck in Woodside on Monday afternoon , a San Mateo County Sheriff's spokeswoman said. Deputies were notified of the collision at Canada Road and Olive Hill Lane around 3:15 p.m., San Mateo County Sheriff's Deputy Rebecca Rosenblatt said.

    Comment?

  17. Why vaccinate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Almanac

    One-and-a-half year old Gwendolyn Dalkert of Half Moon Bay reacts as she receives her measles-mumps-rubella vaccination at Kaiser Permanente Redwood City Medical Center. Her dad, Stephen, holds Gwendolyn as nurse Melita Himan administers the vaccine.

    Comment?

  18. Richard Delucchi dies at 105Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Almanac

    A memorial service is set for Monday, Feb. 16, for longtime Woodside resident Richard Delucchi, a father and husband, a builder, an equestrian, a family chef and a hunter. His long life ended at home in the company of his daughter, Dorine Secrest, and a caregiver on Friday, Feb. 6. Mr. Delucchi was 105.

    Comment?

  19. Supes approved $5 million in jail upgradesRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Almanac

    The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved Feb. 10 more than $5 million in upgrades to the Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City. The $5.3 million contract with CML RW Security will include a video-based visitation system, renovated security electronics, upgrades to the administrative segregation pods, upgrades and replacement of security doors, and a new pneumatic system to open and close the doors, according to county staff.

    Comment?

  20. Local rowers bring home medals from indoor competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Almanac

    Norcal Crew members Marcelo Buxton of Palo Alto High, Jonathan Cogan of Menlo-Atherton and Chris Skokowski of Paly won bronze, silver and gold medals at the Peninsula Indoor Regatta on Sunday at Canada College. Photo courtesy of Nathan Walker/Norcal Crew.

    Comment?

Redwood City Job Listings
View or post Redwood City job listings on Topix.
Redwood City Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Redwood City from Topix.
Redwood City Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Redwood City on Topix.