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Big-wave surfer Bianca Valenti rides at Ocean Beach in San Francisco. (Sachi Cunningham/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Host of Mavericks surf contest files for bankruptcy

The host of the Titans of Mavericks surf competition near Half Moon…

Big-wave surfer Bianca Valenti rides at Ocean Beach in San Francisco. (Sachi Cunningham/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Parents of juveniles in Santa Clara County court system won’t pay administrative fees

Parents of juveniles in the criminal justice system will no longer be…

Bay search for missing kayaker called off

The search for a kayaker missing since Tuesday afternoon was called off…

Woman missing two front teeth allegedly robs pet store

Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a woman that allegedly…

Woman stabbed in argument over parking spot in San Mateo

A 21-year-old woman from San Francisco allegedly stabbed an 18-year-old woman during…

San Jose man pleads not guilty to breaking into Menlo Park construction site

A man who allegedly broke into his former employer’s construction site in…

Woman accused of hit-and-run in South SF pleads not guilty

A San Jose woman who allegedly stole a vehicle and injured a…

Police investigating fatal hit-and-run in Millbrae

A man in his 30s was fatally struck by a vehicle while…

(Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)

Police release sketch of man accused in shooting outside San Mateo bowling alley

A sketch of a suspect in Friday’s shooting outside a San Mateo…

(Courtesy San Mateo Police Department)

Pacifica man killed in crash found by wife using smartphone app

A Pacifica man killed in a solo vehicle crash in San Mateo…

San Jose man who made bomb threat found without explosives

A 42-year-old man who allegedly threatened to carry out a suicide bombing…

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95-year-old man found not guilty of murdering wife

A man accused of killing his 90-year-old wife in Foster City last…

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SSF pursuit suspect gets four years in prison

A South San Francisco man arrested after leading sheriff’s deputies on a…

SSF police officer struck in head with skateboard remains in serious condition

A police office assaulted Thursday afternoon in South San Francisco remains in…

Couple whose dog died while being groomed at PetSmart file lawsuit

The owners of a pet dachshund who died in May during a…

San Mateo County man accused of asking minors for naked selfies

An East Palo Alto man pleaded no contest on Monday to using…

San Mateo County fails in efforts to pass rent control, despite other wins

Election night brought mixed results for proponents and critics of rent control,…

Alleged gang members plead not guilty to murder at pet store

Two suspected gang members accused of killing a man in a San…

Complete unofficial election results for San Mateo County

MEASURE I-BELMONT 16 of 16 precincts reporting YES 4767 NO 3886 MEASURE…

Pacifica City Councilmember Mary Ann Nihart. (Courtesy photo)

Pacifica council race will shape future of quiet beachfront town

Longtime Pacifica City Councilmember Mary Ann Nihart has been forced by a…

Pacifica City Councilmember Mary Ann Nihart. (Courtesy photo)