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OP-ED: New direction for San Carlos
If only we knew then what we know now. Get talking with almost anyone in San Carlos about kids and schools, and eventually the old San Carlos High School comes up. San Carlos High, home of the Dons, closed in 1982 in response to declining enrollment. Six years later, the campus was razed and sold fo...
By Matt Kowitt FULL STORY
 
OP-ED: Chemical reprise in Syria
Chemical weapons are again being used in Syria. Israeli newspapers, citing senior Israeli defense officials, have reported that Bashar Assad’s regime used chemical agents at least twice on March 27 in the Harsata neighborhood of Damascus. Then the rebel-controlled village of Kfar Zeita was attacke...
The Wall Street Journal FULL STORY
Letter: Sequoia’s $265 million bond
Editor, How much debt will the Sequoia Union High School District incur if the voters approve their $265 million bond measure? (“Sequoia bond measure seeks to address overcrowding issue” in the April 19 edition of the Daily Journal). How will the money be used? This excerpt from from minutes...
Letter FULL STORY
 
Letter: Response to Jackie Speier
Editor, “Treat climate change like a security threat” in the April 22 edition of the Daily Journal was a great piece by U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, D-San Mateo, undermined by her use of the phrase, “Despite near scientific consensus,” which is both inaccurate and betrays a lack of confidence i...
Letter FULL STORY
Letter: PG&E lawsuit
Editor, As we watch the high-stakes poker game between PG&E and the federal court, it is important that we take a step back and realize that none of the players have their own chips in the game. Who pays for the prosecuting attorneys — we, the taxpayer. Who pays for PG&E’s attorneys — at the ...
Letter FULL STORY
 
Letter: Save the Bridgepointe ice rink
Editor, Fellow citizens and leaders of our grand city, I humbly ask you to carefully consider the current and long-term impact of losing yet another community facility: the Bridgepointe Ice Rink. I am a resident of San Mateo and I am pro-business but, like many of you, I strongly believe that th...
Letter FULL STORY
 
  


 
 
 
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Light showers, possible hail arriving tonight
Bay Area residents should expect rainy weather to arrive tonight and continue through the weekend, b..
Israel halts peace talks with Palestinians
JERUSALEM — Israel broke off Mideast peace talks and brought the U.S.-brokered process to the brin..
Paul McCartney to close Candlestick Park with farewell concert in August
Music legend Paul McCartney will perform the final concert at San Francisco's soon-to-be-demolished ..
FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes
WASHINGTON — The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and requ..
Man, 84, arrested for shooting at Daly City medical facility
Police in Daly City have arrested an 84-year-old man in connection with a shooting at a medical cent..
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