Sheriff’s officials will wait tables for Olympics

Diners can head to Chevy’s in Redwood City today for some table waiting service from county sheriff personnel. From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sheriff’s officials will greet the public and wait tables at Chevy’s, 2907 El Camino Real, to benefit Special Olympics.

While waiting tables the sheriff’s wait staff will solicit “tips” and talk with customers about Special Olympics, which provides year-round sports training and competitions to children and adults with developmental disabilities.

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO

Teacher’s contract agreement goes to board vote tonight

Teachers in the South San Francisco Unified School District could be a step closer to having a contract when the board votes on ratifying the tentative agreement tonight. The two sides went to impasse but came to a tentative agreement April 29 after meeting with a state mediator several times. The tentative agreement increases teacher salaries by 7 percent this year and 1.5 percent the following year.

The school district would also pay for any increased costs for health benefits over the next two years.

FOSTER CITY

Seminar aimed at helping writers improve skills

Local writers can sharpen their wordplay and writing skills at a Foster City Arts and Culture Committee seminar on Saturday, aimed at helping aspiring authors strengthen their work and find a publisher.

From 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Foster City Recreation Center, author Teresa LeYung Ryan will help writers hone their craft through a 90-minute discussion of themes and archetypes, followed by a 30-minute discussion of publishing. The event is $20 for Foster City residents and $25 for nonresidents.

Bay Area NewsLocal

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Folks wave from the side of a Muni cable car as it heads down Powell Street after cable car service returns from a 16-month COVID absence on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
San Francisco’s cable cars return after 16-month absence

San Francisco’s cable cars are back, and they’re free for passengers to… Continue reading

Blue California often is the target of criticism by conservative media, but now is receiving critical attention from liberal writers. Pictured: The State Capitol. (Photo by Anne Wernikoff for CalMatters)
Why is California now being criticized from the left?

California being what it is – a very large state with a… Continue reading

Tiffany Carter, owner of Boug Cali West Coast Creole Shack in San Francisco’s La Cocina Marketplace, was dismayed by gentrification she found when she returned to her hometown to start a business. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
SF Black Wallstreet: Helping residents build wealth, reclaim spaces they’ve had to leave

Tiffany Carter moved back to her hometown of San Francisco five years… Continue reading

Steven Buss, left, and Sachin Agarwal co-founded Grow SF, which plans to produce election voter guides offering a moderate agenda. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Grow SF: New tech group aims to promote moderate ideals to political newcomers

Sachin Agarwal has lived in San Francisco for 15 years. But the… Continue reading

Most Read