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116-acre site plan OK’d: Millbrae City Council approves development policy for train station area
Following years of thorough planning and months of extensive deliberation, officials approved the policy guidelines laying the groundwork for future development in the 116-acre site near the Millbrae rail station. Yet despite the substantial amount of the consideration that has gone into shaping t...
By Austin Walsh Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
Former employee sues SamTrans for sexual harassment: Allegations against San Mateo County Transit District’s director of human resources
A former San Mateo County Transit District employee who alleges she endured years of sexual harassment ranging from being inappropriately videotaped to physically assaulted, is suing the public agency and it’s current head of human resources she claims was responsible. Elizabeth Trudell, who resi...
By Samantha Weigel Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
Electrification of Caltrain getting a boost from Obama: President asks Congress for $125M to fund the project
President Barack Obama has asked Congress for $125 million in the fiscal 2017 budget for the electrification of Caltrain, U.S. Department of Transportation officials announced Wednesday. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx said in a statement that projects like Caltrain’s electrificati...
By Keith Burbank and Sara Gaiser Bay City News Service FULL STORY
Belmont approves 73-unit housing project: Affordability crisis remains, council negotiates tradeoffs
After hearing from numerous members of the public about the Bay Area’s housing crisis Tuesday night, the Belmont City Council unanimously approved a proposal to redevelop an aging business park into a 73-unit mixed-use residential apartment complex. Sares Regis Group has paved the way to construc...
By Samantha Weigel Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
Private hotel negotiations bring lawsuit: Group claims San Bruno officials aren’t transparent, city says suit is unwarranted
Citing transparency concerns, a group of frustrated San Bruno residents filed a lawsuit seeking to shed more light on negotiations potentially leading toward development of a hotel in a piece of city property. A group calling themselves the San Bruno Committee for Economic Justice filed a lawsuit ...
By Austin Walsh Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
President lands in Bay Area to attend fundraisers
President Barack Obama arrived Wednesday evening to the Bay Area, where he will attend Democratic fundraiser events before his scheduled departure Thursday afternoon. Air Force One touched down at 7:09 p.m. at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View. Obama, who is in the Bay Area for the first t...
Man shot by police during bank robbery out of hospital
A Burlingame man shot by three South San Francisco police officers after an alleged bank robbery on Friday morning was released from the hospital Wednesday, a police lieutenant said. Ronald Dinges, 56, was expected to be booked into San Mateo County Jail Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of armed ro...
By Scott Morris Bay City News Service FULL STORY
Hearing date set again for former fire chief charged with grand theft
More than a year after the former chief of the Central County Fire Department was arrested for grand theft and tax evasion, a sixth preliminary hearing date has been scheduled for a judge to determine whether there’s enough evidence for his case to proceed to trial. Mark Ladas is scheduled to re...
One hot car
A woman traveling on Highway 101 in San Mateo was forced to pull over Wednesday when her Porsche suddenly caught fire around 9:30 a.m. A California Highway Patrol officer said the cause of the fire remains unknown and luckily no one was injured when the car became fully engulfed near the Hillsdale B...
San Mateo County police reports
Driven mad A woman reported that her car was stolen and later called back to say she remembered where she parked it on Acacia Drive in Burlingame before 2:18 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1. Half Moon Bay Public intoxication. A woman was too drunk to care for herself on the 500 block of California Avenue b...

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