Peninsula

Caltrain’s final Freedom Train ride honoring Selma march scheduled for Monday

After 32 years of operation, the San Jose-to-San Francisco Freedom Train is…

Elks Lodge member takes a leap for recycling to help fellow veterans

At 7 a.m. seven days a week, 93-year-old Ed Ball can be…

Proposed San Mateo County ordinance would require drug companies to pay for disposal program

San Mateo County is considering a proposed ordinance to transfer the costs…

Controversial proposed sale of health system in hands of attorney general

State Attorney General Kamala Harris must soon decide whether to approve the…

Committee explores ways to better address African American student issues

When the South San Francisco Unified School District recently announced the formation…

San Mateo City Council calls for applicants to fill vacant seat

San Mateo is accepting applications of prospective candidates to fill the City…

Driver killed in fiery Pacifica crash

A motorist was killed in a fiery crash in Pacifica this morning,…

Revised San Carlos transit village set for development

The long-debated San Carlos transit village project has cleared the last of…

Mountain lion struck, killed by car on highway in San Bruno

A mountain lion was struck and killed by a car on Interstate…

Some residents fear park could be threatened by proposed high school

The possible construction of a new high school on the east side…

Redwood City Catholic Worker House continues to seek support as new year begins

During the holiday season, the front porch of the Catholic Worker House…

San Mateo Councilman Robert Ross to resign for health reasons

San Mateo City Councilman Robert Ross is resigning his position next week…

Man, 20, arrested in San Mateo bank robbery

A 20-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly robbing a bank in…

Artist-inspired program calls for public-art component in future Brisbane developments

As the Peninsula continues to grow and change, many have lamented what…

Car that struck officer in hit-and-run found by SF police

The vehicle used to strike a South San Francisco police officer on…

Zeus the pit bull finds home after two years at San Mateo County SPCA

A dog sheltered at the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA for more…

School district, city consider next moves in dispute over Burlingame High pool

Disagreements over use and maintenance costs have made Burlingame High School’s swimming…

Former inmate finds new career opportunities after JobTrain program

Raina Rikleman used to take extra measures to stay away from law…

Nonprofit offers expanded shelter resources to homeless families during winter

The nonprofit InnVision Shelter Network is rolling out an emergency expansion of…