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The dream lives on

Three local teachers, a nonprofit and museum curator were honored Monday for continuing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.  Read more

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MidPen’s plans for coast housing have some seeing red

A proposed 71-unit project in Moss Beach — at the site of a World War II training center — goes before county planning commissioners Wednes… Read more

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Service at San Carlos church after ‘doomsday’ warnings

Sunday service at a Lutheran church in San Carlos was held without incident after a 79-year-old outreach pastor with a San Mateo church lef… Read more

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Three school taxes on the March ballot

Three school districts are seeking approval for taxes in the March primary election which advocates claim are necessary to improve antiquat… Read more

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San Mateo County police reports: Tuesday • Jan. 21, 2020

Adding fuel to the fire: Someone broke the gas pump at a gas station and refused to pay in Redwood City, it was reported at 5:02 p.m. Thurs… Read more

Sports

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Athlete of the Week: SHP’s Denise Stine

At 5-foot-4, Daily Journal Athlete of the Week Denise Stine isn’t the prototypical rebounding weapon. Read more

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Daily Journal's Athletes of Year: Fall 2019

Welcome to the Daily Journal's best of the best in high school sports. So, take a trip back in time with us with the Daily Journal's Athlet… Read more

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SHP girls KO Menlo in OT

It was a wild week for girls’ basketball in the West Bay Athletic League Foothill Division. Read more

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Opinions

Editorial: Yes on Measure O

If it seems as if the punch lists for Measure M renovation projects in the Burlingame Elementary School District was just completed, that’s… Read more

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Honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

“I have been to the mountaintop … and I have seen the promised land. I may not get there with you.” These were some of the last recorded se… Read more

Peas in a pod?

Editor, Read more

Lifestyle

What you need to know before 2020 census starts in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The 2020 Census kicks off Tuesday in remote Alaska. U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham will be there to… Read more

How can you make healthy food resolutions really stick?

For many of us, January is all about giving things up: Maybe we're going to stop eating meat and embrace a plant-based diet. Or we're ready… Read more

Chanel delves into founder's orphanage past in couture show

PARIS (AP) — A humble stone fountain, overgrown scrubs and flowers and white sheets drying on a line met Chanel's curious guests, including… Read more

Obituaries

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Douglas Karlson

Douglas Alden “Doug” Karlson of Palo Alto passed away on January 1, 2020 at age 71. Born in Minneapolis, he attended Phillips Andover Acade… Read more

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Jim McGovern

Jim McGovern was a hard working, fun loving man of profound integrity and tremendous character. His words, actions and values all matched. … Read more

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Giovanni Tantillo

Giovanni Tantillo entered into rest on January 14, 2020 in his home in Millbrae CA, where he lived with his (late) wife Antonietta Gattuso … Read more

Business

What you need to know before 2020 census starts in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The 2020 Census kicks off Tuesday in remote Alaska. U.S. Census Bureau Director Steven Dillingham will be there to… Read more

Backatcha: Thunberg returns Trump's climate jibe

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Greta Thunberg isn't easily intimidated. Read more

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Arts & Entertainment

Appeals court rejects Weinstein bid to move trial out of NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — An appeals court turned down Harvey Weinstein's request to move his rape trial out of New York City on the eve of opening s… Read more

Pamela Anderson marries film producer Jon Peters

MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Pamela Anderson has married movie producer Jon Peters. Read more

Oscar presenters to include Colman, Malek, King and Ali

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The winners of last year’s acting Academy Awards will return to the Oscar stage next month to present the coveted statue… Read more

Nipsey Hussle's legacy takes center stage at Grammy Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Even before Nipsey Hussle laid down his first verse on “Higher,” DJ Khaled predicted he had a Grammy-nominated hit on his h… Read more

Upcoming Events

Filmmaking Summer Camp

Do you think Hollywood is calling your name? Do you dream of lights, camera, action? If so, this ca… Read more

Portola Art Gallery Presents "The Square Show" - a group exhibition of smaller works perfect for gift giving and new collectors

Portola Art Gallery Presents "The Square Show" - a group exhibition of smaller works perfect for gi… Read more

Computer Coach

Drop into this relaxed and welcoming tutoring session with all your technical questions for one on … Read more

The Marsh Presents "East 14th"

The Marsh San Francisco announces a very limited run of comedian Don Reed’s East 14th. Winner of th… Read more

A Messy World - Dee Hooker & Dag Weiser at Sanchez Art Center

Sanchez Art Center begins the new year with three new exhibitions, opening Friday, Jan 10, with a r… Read more

Band

Do you play an instrument? If so come join our Sr. Center Band. This recreational activity isn't on… Read more

Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Club: All Systems Red

The library hosts a discussion of Martha Wells's book: Murderbot, a sentient security android, only… Read more

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Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.

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Cloudy with rain. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the upper 40s.

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From the Journal archives - One year ago

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Woman live-streams break-in on social media

An East Palo Alto woman faces felony burglary and robbery charges after walking into an apparent stranger’s house in Woodside Sunday aftern… Read more

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Government Watch

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‘Nothing is getting done about it’

Jake Scussel fished pounds of old potato chip bags out of the rain channel behind the Frito-Lay facility in Brisbane before the recent stor… Read more

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Half Moon Bay renter protections put on hold

After flirting with a handful of renter protection measures in November, the Half Moon Bay City Council decided to put them on the back bur… Read more

South San Francisco civic center vision shifts

Plans for South San Francisco’s proposed civic center is going through further revision, as officials grappling with rising construction co… Read more

From the Journal archives - Five years ago

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Alleged pimp skips court appearance, wanted by police

A man arrested for allegedly pimping out a woman using myredbook.com skipped a court appearance and is wanted by police, according to the S… Read more

Woman’s body found on Burlingame Bayshore

Burlingame police are investigating the body of a woman found floating face down in the Bay Monday morning as a possible homicide. Read more

Next round of ‘King Tides’ hitting Bay Area

Dangerously high tides are hitting the California coast this week Read more

Skyline to offer four-year degree: San Bruno community college granted bachelor’s program in respiratory therapy

Students enrolled in the San Mateo County Community College District will be able to graduate with a four-year bachelor’s degree, possibly … Read more

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