Local teens will rock the squaretonight as Redwood City’s Courthouse Square hosts its first live concert at 5:30 p.m. The lineup includes Lane Four, whose members’ average age is 13, and Billy the Kid, made up of high school freshmen.
Billy the Kid has won several music competitions; Lane Four includes Gregg Allman’s daughter, Layla, among its members. The concert is the first of many the city hopes to host on the square. For more information, call (650) 369-9010.
Residents to show support for global warming program
Burlingame residents will gather Sunday to form a local campaign that will push the city to sign up for the Sierra Club’s Cool Cities program, which centers on global warming.
The campaign provides cities with a framework and information on advocating and investing in renewable energy programs. Five hundred cities have signed the U.S. Mayor’s Climate Protection Agreement so far, including Atherton, San Mateo, San Bruno and South San Francisco. The gathering is planned for 3:30 p.m. Sunday. For more information on the location of the meeting, contact Mike McCord at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Woman traveling from India collapses, dies at customs
A woman traveling to the United States from India collapsed and died at San Francisco International Airport on Tuesday, according to the San Mateo County Coroner’s Office. Baxi Pratibha, a 56-year-old resident of India, collapsed while entering the customs area of the international terminal, according to San Francisco Police Department airport bureau Officer Dianne McKevitt.
Medical personnel arrived but were not able to revive Pratibha, who the coroner’s office says apparently died of natural causes. McKevitt said the airport sees deaths like this roughly twice a year.