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  1. Police Beat: Man found snoozing in carport in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Items selected are from the daily police logs of the cities listed below. Times shown are when the incidents were reported to the police.

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  2. Dozens become sick at NAACP annual galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Oakland Tribune

    Public health officials are investigating a possible case of food poisoning that left more than 50 attendees at an NAACP gala with terrible vomiting and diarrhea. Twelve people were taken by ambulance to hospitals and treated for dehydration, officials said.

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  3. Work can resume on new Fair Oaks Health Center after settlement reachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Construction work around San Mateo County's new multimillion-dollar Fair Oaks Health Center in Redwood City can resume because a lawsuit the county had filed against the property owner has been settled, according to both parties. The suit, filed in San Mateo County Superior Court last February, alleged that landowner Nariman Teymourian demanded too much money and didn't finish the job.

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  4. Gators machine-like in win at SequoiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Sacred Heart Prep-Atherton is getting its pieces together and that could spell trouble for the rest of the Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division. With swift Riley Tinsley running the fly-sweep, the Gators rolled to a 34-14 win over host Sequoia-Redwood City on Friday evening.

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  5. Freshman 'Scot' renews Carlmont High School's bagpiping traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Oakland Tribune

    Want to get noticed as a freshman at Carlmont High School, where students are known as "the Scots"? Just pick up the bagpipes. Adrian Putz, a tall and athletic 14-year-old, raised his profile a notch when he debuted his bagpiping chops at a rally and student assembly this month before Carlmont's homecoming football game.

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  6. Bay Area prostitution ring busted by fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Ten people have been indicted in connection with a prostitution ring that recruited Asian women to work as prostitutes in dozens of brothels throughout the Bay Area for over a decade, officials announced Thursday. The defendants -- Allen Fong, Ya Huai Hung, Leow Wan Ru Veron, Robert Chun, Jie Mu, Laurence Shu Kwan Lee, Kevin Hartig, Waylon Fong, Angelina Chuong, and Chonthicha Jaemratanasophin -- face charges of conspiracy, use of interstate and foreign commerce to promote prostitution, money laundering and importation of people for immoral purposes, according to a release from the U.S. attorney's office.

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  7. Menlo-Atherton girls polo holds off SequoiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Menlo-Atherton held off visiting Sequoia-Redwood City 8-5 in a Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division girls water polo match on Wednesday. The Bears stayed on top in the division with Castilleja-Palo Alto.

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  8. Boys water polo: Menlo-Atherton stays in Bay hunt with rout of CherokeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Menlo-Atherton's James Calhoun had some fun to start the second quarter, squirting Spieker Pool water out of his mouth at a teammate who was in the warm-up section at the north end. Calhoun and the Bears went on to frolic to a 20-6 victory over Sequoia-Redwood City in a Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division water polo contest on Wednesday evening.

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  9. Redwood City to create a 'dog agility park' on Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Redwood City will spend up to $489,307 to turn a triangular patch of grass on Main Street into a "dog agility park." The City Council on Monday night approved a contract for work on the dog park that will involve new utilities, trees, street lights and sidewalk improvements, according to Parks Director Chris Beth.

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  10. Oregon cuts last ties with Oracle's troubled health exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Oregon is cutting its last ties with a botched health insurance exchange portal built by Oracle as the state and the high-tech company pursue lawsuits against each other. In April, Oregon announced it was giving up on the troubled state exchange and would use the federal site HealthCare.gov for signing people up for private insurance policies.

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  11. Police BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Items selected are from the daily police logs of the cities listed below. Times shown are when the incidents were reported to the police.

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  12. San Mateo County bans smoking inside apartments, condos and townhomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Smoking either tobacco or electronic cigarettes will be prohibited inside apartments, condominiums and townhomes in unincorporated areas of San Mateo County under a ban approved 4-1 Tuesday by the Board of Supervisors. Supervisors Carole Groom and Adrienne Tissier pushed the ordinance, which outlaws smoking inside and around multiple-unit buildings with one or more shared ceilings, floors, walls or ventilation systems.

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  13. Palo Alto: Council rejects public-private proposals for new garagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The Palo Alto City Council said "thanks, but no thanks" this week to two public-private proposals that would have seen developers build much-needed parking garages on lots owned by the city. Around midnight Monday, the council voted 7-2, with Vice Mayor Liz Kniss and Councilwoman Gail Price opposed, to instead pursue a publicly financed structure on Lot D, located at Hamilton Avenue and Waverley Street, or Lot G, located at Gilman Street and Waverley Street.

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  14. Police Blotter: Father asks to speak to school resource officer about daughter's 50 absencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    Notre Dame Avenue, 10:52 a.m. Thursday A person who noticed "tags" scratched into new asphalt near a playground suggested an officer come take a look. Alameda De Las Pulgas, 1:50 p.m. Thursday A man arriving at the police station with a daughter in tow wanted to speak to a school resource officer about her 50 absences.

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  15. Margaret Lavin: California Retired Teachers Association (CalRTA) Celebrates Retired Teachers WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Pacifica Tribune

    Nov. 2nd kicks off CalRTA Retired Teachers Week. Since 1998, CalRTA has sponsored this celebration as a way to highlight its members' extensive volunteerism and encourage others to do the same.

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  16. Bishop Jr. checkmates friends on GreyhoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    East Palo Alto Greyhounds coach Eric Stuart knows all too well what Andre Bishop Jr. is capable of on the gridiron. That's because when the 12-year-old is not wearing pads and a helmet for the Redwood City 49ers' Peewee team during football season, Bishop is running wild while representing the Greyhounds' track and field team.

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  17. Redwood City admits making poor first impression on tenants of a house it boughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    Days after Redwood City bought a small dilapidated house at 1606 Middlefield Road to raze so it can expand an adjacent park, the four tenants who live there found themselves in the dark about their immediate future. Scott Kehoe, a 49-year-old retired nurse who shares the house with three other men, said the rental manager had advised the tenants that the city intends to buy the home but gave assurances that they would be taken care of.

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  18. Prep football: Bears unleash 'Thunder and Lightning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    If any coaches want to lose sleep over the nightmarish Menlo-Atherton backfield, the game film of Friday night's 21-14 victory over Sequoia-Redwood City will do the trick. Celebrating homecoming in front of its fans at Coach Parks Field, the Bears unleashed their version of "Thunder and Lightning" on the rest of the Peninsula Athletic League Bay Division.

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  19. Smoking cigarettes inside apartments and condos may be banned in parts of San Mateo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    On Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider approving an ordinance that would ban smoking inside apartments, condominiums and other multiple-housing units. Health officials contend cigarette smoke can creep through floors, walls and air systems, exposing other residents to its dangers.

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  20. on the DocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    Civic Center Advisory Committee, Council Chambers, 94 Ashfield Road, 4:30 p.m.: The committee is scheduled to review a request for proposals to be distributed to firms for the design of a new civic center. City Council, Council Chambers, City Hall, 1017 Middlefield Road, 7 p.m.: The council is scheduled to vote on a $489,307 contract for the construction of a dog agility park on Main Street, between Beech and Elm streets.

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