South San Francisco Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. S.F. employment boom strains housing, office spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | San Francisco Chronicle

    The Bay Area has added an estimated 400,000 jobs in the past four years - almost 40 percent of the 1.1 million total that regional planners had predicted would be added by 2040. The strongest growth, according to the Bay Area Council, has been in construction, information , professional and business services, and leisure and hospitality.

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  2. S.F. ambulance response times still below goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | SFGate

    San Francisco ambulance response times have come down since they peaked in August, but progress has stalled and ambulances still aren't getting to medical emergencies as quickly as San Francisco Fire Department standards call for, according to a new report from the mayor's office. The Dec. 18 memo indicates the city has made significant progress tackling the problem since a September Chronicle investigation highlighted the scope of delays, which were felt most severely in neighborhoods such as the Sunset and Bayview districts.

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  3. Masked Men Rob South San Francisco Convenience StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Patch.com

    ... o was dressed in all black, police said. Anyone with information about the robbery is encouraged to call South San Francisco police at (650) 877-8900 or an anonymous tip line at (650) 952-2244.

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  4. Police Trying to Find Man Who Struck South San Francisco Officer With CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Patch.com

    A South San Francisco police officer was struck on Christmas Eve by a vehicle that then fled and remained at large as of Friday morning, police said. At about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, officers were investigating a hit-and-run collision in the 600 block of Spruce Avenue when they noticed a white two-door vehicle speeding west toward them, according to police.

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  5. Speeding car strikes police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | SFBay

    A South San Francisco police officer was struck on Christmas Eve by a vehicle that then fled and remained at large as of Friday morning, police said. At about 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, officers were investigating a hit-and-run collision in the 600 block of Spruce Avenue when they noticed a white two-door vehicle speeding west toward them, according to police.

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  6. Samaritan House helps flood victims: Food, clothing, shelter and other benefits reach residentsRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... as you would figure." The Samaritan House is the lead core county service agency from San Carlos up to South San Francisco, providing direct onsite help, Charlow said. The organization has been working with 40 displaced families, he said. These ...

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  7. Former city managers make top five highest paid list: South City, San ...Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    In an effort to promote transparency on how taxpayer dollars are spent, the state Controller's Office released its fifth year of salary data Monday revealing two San Mateo County cities paid a high price for their city managers in 2013. San Mateo and South San Francisco made the list for the top five highest paid city managers, however, the former city leaders' retirement that year contributed to their rankings and their replacements' contracts have since been thinned.

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  8. Re: Oakland Named the Most Diverse City in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | East Bay Express

    Though gentrification and displacement of longtime residents are certainly at the forefront of the minds of Oaklanders, for the time at least, Oakland appears to be holding onto its diversity. See Also: Why Gentrification Is Not Inevitable Can Black-Owned Restaurants Combat Gentrification? On Monday, Oakland was named the most diverse city in the country with a population less than 400,000, according to recent graphic by the folks at Priceonomics , who crunched data from the Census' 2013 American Community Survey .

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  9. UPDATED: Suspected Gas Leak at South San Francisco Biopharmaceuticals Company Prompts EvacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    A South San Francisco biopharmaceuticals company was given the all-clear after a suspected gas leak Wednesday afternoon, a company spokeswoman said. The leak at Onyx Pharmaceuticals was reported shortly after 3 p.m. and employees at 249 and 259 E. Grand Ave. were evacuated, company spokeswoman Lori Melancon said.

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  10. Albany: Band chooses waterfront to hold online concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... will be seen by millions, well, we'll see. The 30-minute show was broadcast as a live stream by a new South San Francisco company called PressureDrop.TV , which is looking to give small- to medium-sized bands a way to get more professionally ...

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  11. S.F. flower market deal still faces strong oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | San Francisco Chronicle

    The developer hoping to build an office complex at the San Francisco Flower Mart has agreed to construct a new 125,000-square-foot flower facility as part of a much larger mixed-use project. But the project still faces strong opposition from some flower vendors and anti-gentrification activists who are vowing to go to the ballot to stop it.

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  12. High school sports highlight reel: Top performances from last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Eddie Buenfil, James Lick soccer: He scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over Independence in the Lovato Cup. Adam Cook, Hillsdale basketball: The 6-5 senior power forward scored 19 points in a 56-47 win over South San Francisco as Hillsdale went to 7-0.

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  13. Can I Avoid Spending Holidays with My BF's Family?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Bold Italic

    I moved to SF three years ago from NYC, and I am blessed to have found a fantastic relationship with my boyfriend of 18 months. Last year was my first time experiencing Christmas with his family.

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  14. Velocity Pharmaceutical Development, Llc and Tigercat Pharma, Inc....Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Newswise

    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tigercat Pharma, Inc. today announced positive results of a Phase 2 study evaluating the investigational oral NK-1 receptor antagonist VPD-737 , for the treatment of patients with severe, chronic itch who are unresponsive or inadequately responsive to the current standard of care, including topical steroids and antihistamines. The primary efficacy endpoint was percent change in Visual Analog Scale itch score from baseline, comparing drug to placebo for each dose group.

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  15. Human trafficking defendant takes plea deal for dissuading witnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    One of three people charged with felony human trafficking at a South San Francisco motel accepted a plea deal on one count of witness dissuasion in return for no more than three years in prison. Maria Carolina Jimenez, 27, of San Francisco, changed her mind at a pretrial conference rather than stand trial March 2 with co-defendants Andrew Leenalls Jordan, 25, and Sate Stallone Jones, 27, who did not settle their case.

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  16. Cleanup begins: Some still can't return to homes damaged from storm, CSM shelter availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... are coming from two mobile home parks in Redwood City, one mobile home park in Belmont, 39 houses in South San Francisco and one house in San Bruno. Others began staying at a shelter in the same gym Thursday night. Some were able to return home over ...

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  17. Caltrain bridge construction to begin this week: Nearly...Read the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... of Caltrain. Crews will work between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. through Dec. 19 in San Francisco, Brisbane, South San Francisco, San Bruno, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Belmont, San Carlos and Redwood City. Additionally, the control system installation ...

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  18. 6 Questions For Biotech SuperstarRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | BioSpace

    Over the past five years or so, there probably was no company that better represented the promise of mid-sized biotech companies than Onyx Pharmaceuticals. So when Onyx was sold in fall 2013 to Amgen Inc., there was a collective holding of breath about the future of the 800-employee company's future in South San Francisco, and what it meant for CEO Tony Coles.

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  19. Workers with disabilities: SAPa s Autism at Work program cited as model of successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... with the early success, SAP is planning to bring the program to its other Bay Area offices in Dublin, South San Francisco and possibly Sunnyvale. “We hire people in spite of autism and because of autism,” said Jose Velasco, head of ...

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  20. Two Women Robbed at Gunpoint in South San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KRON 4

    The women were in the garage in the 300 block of First Lane when they were approached by two teens at about 10:45 p.m., police said. The teens held them at gunpoint and demanded their money.

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