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Adding bedrooms to a bedroom community
When Foster City was initially conceived in 1959, it was envisioned that it could be home to 60,000 people and connected by a larger State Route 92 that would travel all the way to the Sierras. There were also plans for a Bayfront Freeway on landfill and bridges to the east of the city that would pa...
By Jon Mays FULL STORY
 
Letter: America owes a big thank you to our police officers
Editor, America, as a free and civilized society, owes a huge thank you, in appreciation for keeping the public safe, to all of our nation’s law enforcement officers, whether they are police officers, sheriff deputies, constables, highway patrolmen or state troopers. We, as Americans, know that...
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Letter: Praise for additional bike cars on Caltrain
Editor, I’d like to thank Caltrain for its commitment to adding a third bike car to Bombardier trains this year. I often take my bike on Caltrain from Palo Alto to San Francisco on train No. 323, which is usually a Bombardier train. Particularly on days with good weather, I often find myself gett...
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Letter: Martin Luther King Jr. supported Israel
Editor, The 68 protesters who marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by carrying a large Palestinian flag across the San Mateo Bridge, blocking rush-hour traffic, ostensibly to “reclaim” the day for Dr. King, clearly don’t know their history. Dr. King was a proud supporter of Israel. In one of...
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Letter: Not the best decision for Millbrae
Editor, It seems according to the staff directory, a Mr. Joe Tanner is the finance director of Millbrae. I did not see any competitive hiring process posted on CalOpps, announcement made in a public form, or otherwise disclosure of this hire made. The name Joe Tanner should be familiar — he is...
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Letter: Embrace the plan while stuck in traffic
Editor, It would seem that Peter Carey simply doesn’t understand the plan, otherwise known as “Plan Bay Area” (“Letter: Citizens against more housing” in the Jan. 27 edition of the Daily Journal). Yes, there is going to be more and more housing, and the roads — never designed for the am...
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Letter: Serra’s actions
Editor, Serra High School knew the consequences of canceling, at a very late date, a CCS playoff football game, citing the health of the kids (“Serra football banned from CCS playoffs for two years” in the Jan. 23 edition of the Daily Journal).  Now if it would have been an upper tier playoff...
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