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  1. South San Francisco: Search is on for driver who hit officer investigating hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Police are searching for a driver who hit an officer who was already in the middle of investigating a hit-and-run late Christmas Eve, authorities said. According to South San Francisco police, around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday officers were investigating a hit-and-run collision in the 600 block of Spruce Avenue when they saw a westbound car speeding toward them.

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  2. Willing and able: Hiring initiatives give hope to adults with autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Inside Bay Area

    Pick a date, any date in history, and Joe Cintas can tell you, with only a moment's pause, what day of the week it was. Diagnosed with autism at age 3, Cintas wields astonishing brain power when it comes to numbers and finding patterns, but, like many with his disability, his talents often have been overlooked in the workplace.

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  3. All-Mercury News football: First-team defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Inside Bay Area

    WCAL's most valuable defensive lineman led the Central Coast Section in sacks with 14. He finished the season with 99 tackles, an average of 7.6 per game, as St. Francis won the CCS Division II championship. The San Jose State commit was the PAL Ocean's defensive player of the year, leading South San Francisco to a 4-1 record down the stretch and a runner-up finish to Aragon in the division.

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  4. Around the Horn: SRV boys basketball hot from floor in rompRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Inside Bay Area

    The San Ramon Valley boys basketball team shot 74 percent from the floor and scored 47 points off turnovers in a 95-25 rout of South San Francisco on Dec. 20 in the semifinals of the Riordan Tournament. The Wolves' Austin Henderson had a game-high 21 points, making five 3-pointers.

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  5. Roofers working non-stop since big Bay Area rainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Inside Bay Area

    For the folks who have been climbing ladders, balancing on slippery shingles covered leaves and facing hysterical homeowners who want their leaks stopped now -- "it was crazy," said Ricardo Molina of Mr. Roofing in South San Francisco. Across the bay, "I stopped answering the phones for a while," said April Harness at Advanced Roofing Services in Alameda, which received 400 calls in four days from Dec. 11. Crews have been working weekends, seemingly non-stop.

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  6. San Bruno: Man sentenced to 3 years probation for robbery, shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Inside Bay Area

    A South San Francisco resident was sentenced Wednesday to three years of probation after pleading no contest to two felony charges stemming from a drug-related robbery where one person was shot and wounded, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said Thursday. Prosecutors said Oceanic Jounce Latu, 25, and an accomplice arranged to purchase one pound of marijuana from a person they didn't know in San Bruno on May 10, 2013.

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  7. San Mateo County declares state of emergency following week of stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Inside Bay Area

    The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors voted Friday to declare a state of emergency due to severe damage caused by recent storms. The declaration allows the county to apply for state and federal aid to help pay for repairs, shelter and other emergency measures needed to help in response to the roughly $3.38 million in damage caused by the storms, according to a news release.

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

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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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  9. Internal Affairs: San Jose police auditor LaDoris Cordell calls for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Inside Bay Area

    San Jose's independent police auditor has joined the chorus criticizing the grand jury process in light of decisions by grand juries in Ferguson, Missouri, and Staten Island, New York, not to indict officers who killed unarmed black men this past summer. LaDoris Cordell, a retired judge who was the first black woman appointed to the bench in Northern California, said the lack of indictments in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner is controversial by itself.

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  10. Albany police uncover five guns over a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Inside Bay Area

    The Albany Police Department has captured five guns in the past month, an unusually high number, according to Police Chief Mike McQuiston. "Although there's still some investigative work to do, some of these weapons have been identified as having been taken during residential burglaries occurring in other cities," the department posted on its Facebook page.

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  11. Mullin introduces bill to reform California's 'flawed' recount lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    Assemblyman Kevin Mullin introduced legislation Monday to overhaul California's system for recounting votes in tightly contested statewide elections, claiming the June primary in the state controller's race highlighted flaws in the current format. The bill would require the state to pay for a full recount in any election involving a statewide office or ballot measure when the margin of victory is one tenth of 1 percent or less.

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  12. Mullin introduces bill to reform California's 'flawed' recount lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    Assemblyman Kevin Mullin introduced legislation Monday to overhaul California's system for recounting votes in tightly contested statewide elections, claiming the June primary in the state controller's race highlighted flaws in the current format. The bill would require the state to pay for a full recount in any election involving a statewide office or ballot measure when the margin of victory is one tenth of 1 percent or less.

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  13. South San Francisco police warn of phone fraud schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    South San Francisco residents need to be on the lookout this holiday season for a loan fraud scheme after one person fell victim to it, police said Monday. Around 9 a.m. on Saturday, the South San Francisco resident living in the 100 block of Bayview Drive received a phone call, where the caller, identified as a loan officer for a company called American Loan, eventually convinced the resident to sign up for a loan by paying $150, police said.

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  14. Suspect identified in S.S.F. Costco child annoyance investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    South San Francisco police said last week that they have identified a suspect in a child annoyance incident that occurred at a Costco earlier this month and have forwarded the information to prosecutors for review. Police said an unidentified man approached a 2-year-old girl in a shopping aisle, patted her head and said, "Come over here" while making a circular motion with his right hand.

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  15. Caltrain hits car in South San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    The northbound train hit the car at 7:20 p.m., spokesman Will Reisman said. The driver was "shaken up" but suffered no visible injuries, and there was no damage to the train or tracks.

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  16. Bernardo wins harbor district seat, despite concessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Nearly two weeks after conceding the race, San Mateo County Harbor District Commissioner Robert Bernardo won his re-election campaign. Bernardo squeaked by fellow Commissioner Jim Tucker by 292 votes in the final, semiofficial tally of the San Mateo County Elections Office.

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  17. Cold case, San Francisco: Merchant's flashy jewels, cash may have led to his 1924 deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Angelo Domenichini's two sons warned him time and time again not to flash his cash and jewels to strangers. But the wealthy San Francisco produce merchant failed to heed his children's advice.

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  18. Solazyme slumps most on record on delays at Brazil facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Solazyme, a producer of renewable oils from algae, saw its shares decline the most on record after its third-quarter revenue fell short expectations and it said sales next year will miss estimates even more. Solazyme tumbled 58 percent to $3.14 at the close in New York, the most since its May 2011 initial public offering and the lowest price on record.

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  19. San Mateo County voters toss out some incumbents, enlivening sleepy midtermRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Voters shook up a sleepy midterm election in parts of San Mateo County, delivering big changes on two city councils, turning back a pair of controversial measures, and ousting a pair of incumbents on the county's embattled harbor district board of commissioners. Daly City council meetings will be must-see TV with the return of Judith Christensen, who cruised past fellow challenger Tom Ledda.

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

    Oct 24, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    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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