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Faulty population numbers may influence housing: Burlingame officials concerned numbers could give false look at city’s needs   

A new draft housing element for Burlingame includes population calculations from the state that councilmembers believe are inflated and would potentially affect the projected housing needs of the city...

Intrigue growing over tomato plant: Parking meter in Burlingame boasts fresh fruit   

A mystery tomato plant has popped up on Lorton Avenue in Burlingame and locals say it is helping brighten up the downtown. The fruit bush, located on a parking meter in front of Zambra Tapas Bar at 2...

Plane in fatal crash belongs to Redwood City man   

A single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza plane that crashed Monday night in Marin County west of Novato is registered to Robert John Madge, a Redwood City resident, according to Federal Aviation Administrat...

Coastside man sentenced for child porn   

A Half Moon Bay man who allegedly possessed binders and a computer containing thousands of images and 200 videos of child pornography was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison and ordered to regist...

Pastor pleads not guilty to molesting girl   

A Daly City man who serves as pastor of a San Francisco church pleaded not guilty Tuesday to three counts of child molestation for allegedly placing a girl on his lap and kissing her improperly. Veni...

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U.S. officials: Video shows American’s beheading   

WASHINGTON — A grisly video released Tuesday shows Islamic State militants beheading American journalist James Foley, U.S. officials said, in what the extremists called retribution for recent ...

Gaza cease-fire efforts collapse in heavy fighting   

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Egyptian attempts to broker an end to a monthlong war between Israel and Hamas collapsed in heavy fighting Tuesday, with Palestinian militants firing dozens of rockets and I...

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LOUISVILLE, Kentucky — Kentucky bourbon makers are making a big bet by stashing away their largest stockpiles in more than a generation. To put it in bartenders' lingo: Distillers are putting up th...

Fancy some furmint? How about a nice glass of grillo? If you've never heard of either, chances are you will. Wine lists are getting a makeover as producers all over the world make a play for U.S. pala...

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Considering all of the recent attention given to the ramifications of depression as a result of Robin Williams' sad demise, I offer the following. This is a column that was published in 1989 in the Mi...

Seton Medical Center has been providing quality care to north San Mateo County residents for decades, and has been our only full-service acute care hospital servings thousands of local residents. Earl...

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Cynthia Ladd walks her dog Chloe past two houses, one with a brown lawn and one with a green lawn, on Maple Street in San Mateo’s Borel neighborhood.

 

As San Mateo County water distributors are navigating state-ordered water conservation rules, residents may find that irrigation restrictions vary widely depending upon where they call home. The Sta...

 

CHICAGO — Anthony Rizzo slammed a two-run homer, Tsuyoshi Wada pitched five strong innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 2-0 on Tuesday night in a game that was halted after 4...

OAKLAND — Coco Crisp hit a tiebreaking three-run triple in the fourth inning to help Scott Kazmir earn his career-best 14th win, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Mets 6-2 on Tuesday night...

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NEW YORK — A summer swoon for the stock market appears to be over for now. The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed within six points of its all-time high Tuesday, less than two weeks after slumping...

LOS ANGELES — Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the company's board, closing a chapter on 34 years with the software giant. Ballmer says he plans to devote more time to his ...

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NEW YORK — Few would recognize his face, but most knew his voice: the booming baritone that for nearly four decades heralded "Saturday Night Live." Don Pardo, the eras-spanning radio and TV announc...

NEW YORK — Get ready to dance in Madonna's old clothes. Julien's Auctions announced Tuesday that items from the pop icon's personal and professional life will be auctioned Nov. 7-8. Pieces from he...

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Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
Should the Washington Redskins change its name?

Yes. The name is insensitive.
No. The political correctness has to stop somewhere.
Yes. But choose something silly like the "Washington Bobs."
Not sure but it's for the owners to decide not lawmakers
Don't care. Let's focus on baseball season!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
  
 
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