San Mateo County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Serra student recalls his American Idol experience: Elimination from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Anyone hoping to strike fame through performing on American Idol should not be expected get many opportunities to rest, said Reno Anoa'i, who was recently eliminated from the show. Anoa'i, a 16-year-old Daly City resident who made it to the final 48 contestants on the hit Fox music competition show, said many nights he was not able to sleep more than two hours, between auditions, practices, photo shoots, recording interviews and performances.

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  2. School advocates support new parcel tax: Opponents argue voters...Read the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Valley Taxpayers Association President Mark Hinkle; Harland Harrison, secretary of the Libertarian Party of San Mateo County; and San Carlos resident Michael Stogner signed the rebuttal to arguments in favor of the tax. School advocates note in ...

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  3. County resident with measles may have exposed diners at Berkeley restaurantRead the original story

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Patrons of La Mediterranee restaurant in Berkeley may have been exposed to measles last Friday evening, Berkeley health officials said. A San Mateo County resident who had measles visited the restaurant at 2936 College Ave. at about 6:45 p.m. and stayed until about 8 p.m. The same day a San Mateo resident with measles rode a Richmond-bound BART train from Millbrae to San Francisco's Civic Center station.

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  4. Baker brings sweet shop to Burlingame: Rachel's Cakes offers creativity and customized designsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    When Rachel Richenbach began stacking cakes on her bookshelf because she had nowhere else to put them, she decided it was about time to take her hobby more seriously. The 29-year-old Burlingame native had been baking cakes for her friends and family, sometimes as many as 10 in a weekend, and stashing them anywhere she could find space in her house - including throughout the kitchen, dining table and wherever else they could fit.

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  5. Afternoon at VersaillesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Mateo Daily Journal

    No, not the Palace of Versailles in France. I'm talking about the Versailles condominiums in San Mateo, where my grandparents live.

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  6. Yellow fever mosquitoes found in Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Campbell Reporter

    Yellow fever mosquitoes were detected on Jan. 27 in parts of Menlo Park, according to the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District. The small "invasive" mosquitoes -- called Aedes aegypti -- feed on human blood and are not native to San Mateo County.

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  7. The Googleplex, as you've never seen it beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial Times

    Silicon Valley's super-rich tech companies have found a new way to compete: which of them can come up with the coolest new headquarters? With the unveiling of a new, adaptive building style that it says will have the capacity to evolve over decades, Google on Friday made its own bid for architectural immortality, following Apple and Facebook. Silicon Valley's functional but characterless office parks have become something of an embarrassment as the homes of some of the world's most powerful companies.

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  8. Donna Covey is Featured Artist for March at Lawler House GallerysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    Several years ago she began her first series of paintings that focused on Suisun Valley Landmarks entitled "Suisun Valley Landmarks; A Walk Down Memory Lane." She then continued painting more local subjects that included familiar locations in both the City of Fairfield and Suisun.

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  9. New Holland-Middletown School District making a difference with technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lincoln Daily News

    One reason for their success likely relates to using 'new and innovative methods of delivering instruction.'

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  10. Irrigation wellRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    Dear Councel, Please do not approve drilling wells in public parks for private club irrigation purposes. We truly hope that you will be able to make the right decision that will benefit the majority of Menlo Park population.

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  11. Peevey rallied Pio Pico...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The Pio Pico Energy Center has been proposed adjacent to the existing 600-megawatt Otay Mesa Energy Center, near the U.S.-Mexico border. - David Brooks The Pio Pico Energy Center has been proposed adjacent to the existing 600-megawatt Otay Mesa Energy Center, near the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  12. Redwood City CA: Two Notable Women - Two Notable MansionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    The San Mateo County History Museum's Auxiliary will present a skit entitled "Two Notable Women - Two Notable Mansions" which will explore the lives of Harriet Pullman Carolan and Sarah Winchester on Saturday, March 7 at 1 p.m.

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  13. SolarCityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    Google has committed $300 million to a new solar-panel financing fund created by SolarCity, officials with SolarCity reported Thursday. The fund is expected to finance $750 million in residential solar projects in 14 states, including in the El Paso area, and Washington, D.C. The investment "is good for the environment, good for families and also makes good business sense," Sidd Mundra, renewable energy principal at Google, said in a statement.

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  14. CCS boys basketball: Serra cruises past Half Moon Bay, Mitty defeats Palma in Open gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Paradise Post

    By Ray HackeSANTA CLARA - Serra kept Half Moon Bay scoreless for long stretches en route to a 66-29 victory Friday night in a Central Coast Section Open Division boys basketball quarterfinal at Wilcox.The Padres will face West Catholic Athletic League rival Archbishop Mitty in the Open Division semifinals Tuesday at Independence.Mitty s Ben Kone, the WCAL's player of the year, scored 30 points as the Monarchs defeated Palma 63-55 in Friday night s other Open Division quarterfinal at Wilcox. We re in the Open, so every game is going to be tough, Serra coach Chuck Rapp said.

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  15. Police Beat: iPhone stolen at Menlo College in AthertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  16. Assyrians in San Jose hold prayer vigil for embattled countrymen in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

    As their embattled fellow Assyrians in Syria are being held hostage and seeing their villages taken over by Islamic State fighters, local expats in San Jose gathered Friday night for a prayer vigil to offer spiritual support and call for the United States to come to their rescue. "We pray for the safety of our fellow Assyrians," said Rev.

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  17. SolarCity gets $300 million from Google to finance solar installations, including in El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | El Paso Times

    Google has committed $300 million to a new solar-panel financing fund created by SolarCity, officials with SolarCity reported Thursday. The fund is expected to finance $750 million in residential solar projects in 14 states, including in the El Paso area, and Washington, D.C. The investment "is good for the environment, good for families and also makes good business sense," Sidd Mundra, renewable energy principal at Google, said in a statement.

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  18. Serra, Mitty get WCAL sweepRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rivals.com

    Starting the Central Coast Section Open Division playoffs at Wilcox High School, Serra and Mitty notched a pair of wins for the West Catholic Athletic League to set a third meeting next week. #12 Serra 66, Half Moon Bay 29 Serra forced turnovers on Half Moon Bay's first six possessions and scored the game's first 22 points to turn the first round game into a romp and a 66-29 win.

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  19. Commuter with measles also dined at Bay Area restaurantRead the original story

    Yesterday | KDWN

    ... Northern California restaurant. BART warned commuters for a second time this month about possible exposure. San Mateo County health officer Scott Morrow says the infected resident traveled from the Millbrae station to the Civic Center Station ...

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  20. Developers Report Strong Sentiment on Multifamily MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    The National Association of Home Builders' recently released Multifamily Production Index held steady with a reading of 54 for the fourth quarter of 2014. This capped the third straight year of quarterly readings consistently at 50 or above.

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