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Office rents rise even higher: Monthly average asking rate for office space on the Peninsula is $4.10 per square foot
Prices are still sky high for office rentals along the Peninsula, according to the latest data from the commercial real estate company Colliers International. Registering a milestone not seen since the dot-com days, the monthly average asking rate per square foot for office space on the Peninsula h...
By Angela Swartz Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Uncovering history in San Mateo: St. John’s Cemetery has lineage of caretakers, formative family
Tucked away in a quiet suburban San Mateo neighborhood, the St. John’s Cemetery is rich in history and continues to unveil families’ pasts. The cemetery was bequeathed to the community and the Catholic Church by the philanthropic Abby Parrott when her husband John died in the late 1800s. To thi...
By Samantha Weigel Daily Journal staff FULL STORY
San Mateo County has its share of the supernatural: Urban legends and ghosts stories haunt historic sites
Halloween is marked by a variety of meanings; for many it’s a time to escape into playing a costumed part, for others it’s a time to remember the dead and for some, it elicits fear of the supernatural. San Mateo County has its own ghoulish ghost stories that have been passed down through the g...
By Samantha Weigel Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Revised Transit Village design seeks approval
A scaled-down Transit Village proposal that drew praise even from former critics is back before the San Carlos Planning Commission Monday night to finish out a public hearing and potentially give the plan its seal of approval. The Planning Commission started the design review process earlier this m...
By Michelle Durand Daily Journal Staff FULL STORY
Police seek three in attempted sexual assault
Menlo Park police are searching for three men in their early 20s suspected of attempting to undress and sexually assault a woman early Thursday behind a building on El Camino Real, police said. At about 12:47 a.m. Thursday, Menlo Park officers responded to a report about an attempted sexual assault...
Bay City News Service FULL STORY
Convicted arsonist imprisoned for bank robbery
A 67-year-old man previously convicted of torching a car at the Daly City Department of Motor Vehicles was sentenced to four years prison for stealing $5,000 from a Redwood City bank two days after his release in the earlier arson case. Hugo Carranza faced up to four years after pleading no contest...
Daily Journal Staff Report FULL STORY
Convicted flasher given mental health treatment
Over the objections of prosecutors and the Probation Department, a judge allowed a convicted flasher to receive mental health treatment rather than jail for crawling into a San Mateo apartment building laundry room and masturbating in front of a woman. Judge Mark Forcum placed Ignacio Resendro Mart...
Daily Journal Staff Report FULL STORY
Murder defendant delays plea in fatal stabbing
The man prosecutors say stabbed an acquaintance to death after a drunken brawl in Redwood City’s Courthouse Square appeared in court Thursday but did not enter a plea to murder and knife charges. Jake Monahan, 24, of San Carlos, asked for a court-appointed attorney and had his no-bail status affi...
Daily Journal staff report FULL STORY
Man filling up water bottles robbed at knifepoint
South San Francisco police are on the lookout for two men who robbed a 42-year-old man while he was filling up water bottles at a vending machine on the 800 block of Linden Avenue Sunday morning. At approximately 8 a.m., two men approached the man and asked for a dollar. He gave one a dollar, then...
Giants’ win turns violent, revelers turn on the police
SAN FRANCISCO — The celebration in San Francisco’s streets following the Giants’ World Series victory started off peaceful but quickly turned raucous and violent, as revelers vandalized police cars and businesses and pelted officers with bottles. Fans initially gathered in the streets and unc...
By Kristen J. Bender The Associated Press FULL STORY
Reporters’ notebook
This Saturday, the Coastside Land Trust is celebrating the grand opening of a 1/3-mile extension of the California Coastal Trail just south of the Seymour Bridge in Half Moon Bay. The public is invited to join San Mateo County Supervisor Don Horsley and representatives from the Peninsula Open Spac...
Government watch
City government • The Foster City Council will consider implementing water conservation measures and fines for outdoor waste. Residents who violate the State Water Resources Control Board prohibition of watering landscape to the point of flooding or runoff, washing cars without a shutoff nozzle, ...
San Mateo police reports
Wholesale stalking A woman reported that her ex-boyfriend was harassing her and was taking photos of her while she was shopping at Costco Wholesale on El Camino Real in South San Francisco before 7:33 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22. Half Moon Bay Arrest. A man was stopped for matching the descriptio...

Daily Journal Quick Poll
Now that the Giants have won three World Series titles in five years, would you say they are a dynasty?

Absolutely, yes
I would think so
Maybe one more would make them a dynasty
I don't like the word dynasty
Madison Bumgarner is a dynasty!


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