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PG&E pleads not guilty to pipeline blast
SAN FRANCISCO — Pacific Gas & Electric Co. pleaded not guilty Monday to a dozen felony charges stemming from alleged safety violations in a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion that leveled a neighborhood in San Bruno. As survivors of the blast looked on, attorneys for California’s large...
By Garance Gurke The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
City offers housing to emancipated foster youth: Vacant South San Francisco residential units to be available at lower prices
Some foster youth scramble to find housing as they turn 18 and age out of foster care. South San Francisco recently made an effort to help alleviate that issue by providing vacant city-owned residential units located on the 300 block of Miller Avenue to these youth through the county’s Emancipate...
By Angela Swartz Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
County extends care home contracts and adds the mentally ill
The private operator that saved a county-run Burlingame care home from shuttering two years ago is stepping in to keep up to four dozen mentally ill clients housed at their current long-term facility after purchasing it out of bankruptcy. The new deal between San Mateo County’s Health System and ...
By Michelle Durand Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
 
School granted money for garden program: Microsoft providing $25K to San Bruno’s Rollingwood Elementary
Promoting healthy eating and wellness is the idea behind a $25,000 grant over two to three years recently given to San Bruno’s Rollingwood Elementary School through Microsoft and the American Heart Association. Microsoft donated the money to the American Heart Association’s Teaching Gardens Pro...
By Angela Swartz Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Bail denied for son in Chinatown indictment
Although his father is free on bond while facing similar and heavier charges, the son of former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson was denied bail by a U.S. magistrate Monday while he awaits trial on murder-for-hire, firearms and drug conspiracy counts. U.S. Magistrate Joseph Spero,...
Bay City News Service FULL STORY
 
Palo Alto climber hurt in Yosemite fall
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK — Authorities say a rock climber at Yosemite National Park had to be rescued by helicopter after falling 30 feet and suffering major injuries. The 26-year-old man from Palo Alto fell before noon on Sunday while climbing with a partner on the park’s Cathedral range. The Ca...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
Two teens arrested for stealing, burglarizing vehicle in South San Francisco
Two teens were arrested for allegedly stealing and burglarizing a vehicle in a residential neighborhood near Orange Memorial Park in South San Francisco early Friday morning, a police sergeant said. At about 4:15 a.m. on Friday a South San Francisco resident called police after seeing two suspects...
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Suspects in interrupted Kings Mountain residential burglary at large
The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an interrupted residential burglary that happened in the community of Kings Mountain near Woodside on Thursday evening. Deputies responded to a report of an interrupted residential burglary in the 14600 block of Skyline Boulevard around 5:35 ...
FULL STORY
Flood insurance woes: San Mateo residents in FEMA flood zone still contending with escalating rates
A big backyard, fruit trees, hardwood floors, brick walkway, a friendly neighborhood and visions of raising a family first attracted Cynthia Newton to buy her home in the North Shoreview neighborhood of San Mateo in 1996. She painted it yellow, is remodeling her kitchen and continues to turn her ho...
By Samantha Weigel Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
 
Woman restrained, robbed at gunpoint in South San Francisco
A woman was grabbed by two men and robbed at gunpoint while walking along a trail in South San Francisco Thursday night. The victim, a 64-year-old South San Francisco woman, was walking on Centennial Trial near the 1000 block of Mission Road around 9:30 p.m. when two men approached her from behind,...
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Stowaway teen stirs concern about airport security
SAN JOSE — A 16-year-old boy scrambled over an airport fence, crossed a tarmac and climbed into a jetliner’s wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii — a misadventure that stirred concern about possible weak spots in the security system that protects the nation&r...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Class notes
The department of music and vocal arts students at Notre Dame de Namur University are presenting “De España Vengo!” 7:30 p.m. April 24, 25 and 26 and 5 p.m. April 27 at the Taube Center at Notre Dame de Namur University, 1500 Ralston Ave. in Belmont. General admission is $25, while it’s $15...
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Government Watch
City government • The Peninsula Health Care District will hold a public board meeting 5:45 p.m. April 24 at Millbrae City Hall, 621 Magnolia Ave. in Millbrae. Call 697-6900 for details or questions....
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San Mateo County police reports
Footloose A man was reported for rolling his car windows up and down and dancing in the street at the Sterling Bank and Trust in Burlingame before 9:46 p.m. Sunday, April 20. San Mateo Disturbance. A man reported his girlfriend for spraying him with Mace on the 1800 block of El Parque Court be...
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Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
What do you think of the Warriors' proposal to move to Mission Bay?

Smart, a better location
Still like the waterfront arena concept
Wish they would stay in Oakland
Anywhere in San Francisco is good
How about the Burlingame waterfront?

 

 
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Warriors formally announce plans for new arena in Mission Bay
The Golden State Warriors today formally announced their plans to build a new arena in San Francisco..
Biden: Russia must 'stop talking and start acting'
KIEV, Ukraine — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden warned Russia on Tuesday that "it's time to stop tal..
High court upholds Michigan affirmative action ban
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in colle..
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