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Gabby, a black and white female pit bull terrier, was found on May 19 with a bloody and badly swollen muzzle, as well as infected scar tissue on her neck and legs. She's now ready to be adopted. (Courtesy Peninsula Humane Society)

Abused puppy that had its mouth tied shut is ready for adoption

A stray puppy that had its muzzle tied shut in East Palo…

Gabby, a black and white female pit bull terrier, was found on May 19 with a bloody and badly swollen muzzle, as well as infected scar tissue on her neck and legs. She's now ready to be adopted. (Courtesy Peninsula Humane Society)
An iconic house in Hillsborough known as the "Flintstones House" has sold for $2.8 million.

‘Flintstones House’ sells for $2.8M in cash to mystery buyer

The iconic Flintstones House in Hillsborough sold for $2.8 million Tuesday to…

An iconic house in Hillsborough known as the "Flintstones House" has sold for $2.8 million.
State legislators on Wednesday proposed a one-eighth-cent sales tax increase to help fund Caltrain. (Ryan McNulty/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)

Legislators propose sales tax to help fund Caltrain

Caltrain is on the road closer to financial independence following the introduction…

State legislators on Wednesday proposed a one-eighth-cent sales tax increase to help fund Caltrain. (Ryan McNulty/2016 Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF man arrested for DUI after allegedly hitting vehicle in San Bruno

A San Francisco man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the…

(Courtesy Mountain View Police Department)

Illegal drone crashes, triggering power outage in Mountain View

A power outage affecting about 1,600 PG&E customers between Mountain View's Shoreline…

(Courtesy Mountain View Police Department)

New restrictions aim to curb unsavory behavior at Peninsula beach

San Mateo County is considering new rules to better regulate a beach…

SFO-bound plane diverts to Michigan after report of fire on board

A San Francisco International Airport-bound plane from New York had to divert…

Man arrested on suspicion of DUI after crashing scooter into home

A man was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI following an alleged…

The Peninsula Humane Society went to extraordinary lengths to save a dying pelican that was found on a Pacifica beach last week. (Courtesy PHS/SPCA)

Humane Society goes to great lengths to save pelican

The Peninsula Humane Society and Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to…

The Peninsula Humane Society went to extraordinary lengths to save a dying pelican that was found on a Pacifica beach last week. (Courtesy PHS/SPCA)
(Photo via SSFPD)

South SF police fatally shoot suspect holding shotgun

Police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting that occurred overnight in South…

(Photo via SSFPD)

Jury finds Brisbane man not guilty in 1989 homicide

A San Mateo County Superior Court jury on Monday found a Brisbane…

Three admitted gang members get life sentences for murder

Three admitted gang members were given potential life sentences in prison last…

Construction worker injured in fight outside Daly City mall

A construction worker was injured in some sort of physical altercation with…

Survey reveals fewer homeless people in San Mateo County

Initial data released last week revealed the number of homeless people living…

The Citizens Advisory Committee, which provides input on the needs of rail customers, has three open seats. (Examiner File Photo)

Caltrain board seeks citizen advisors

San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara County residents who would like…

The Citizens Advisory Committee, which provides input on the needs of rail customers, has three open seats. (Examiner File Photo)
State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, is introducing legislation to crack down on abusers of the state's disabled parking program.

Law aims to crack down on illegal use of disabled driver placards

Following the release last month of a state audit that revealed abuse…

State Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, is introducing legislation to crack down on abusers of the state's disabled parking program.

CHP identifies rookie officers who fatally shot man on Hwy 101

California Highway Patrol officials have identified the three rookie officers who shot…

Police issue 222 distracted driving citations in South San Francisco during April

Police in South San Francisco issued more than 200 citations to motorists…

Cyclist killed in hit-and-run near Half Moon Bay identified

A bicyclist killed Saturday morning in a hit-and-run collision on state Highway…

Animal workers rescued three-week-old kittens in Redwood City on Monday. (Courtesy Peninsula Humane Society)

Crying kittens rescued from construction equipment in Redwood City

Three kittens trapped inside mechanical equipment in Redwood City were rescued Monday…

Animal workers rescued three-week-old kittens in Redwood City on Monday. (Courtesy Peninsula Humane Society)