Peninsula

Services touted during biannual homeless count across San Mateo County

As volunteers set off one night last week for a homeless count…

NTSB: San Bruno blast, others highlight systemic flaws in oversight of gas pipelines

WASHINGTON — Three powerful accidents in recent years, including a deadly blast…

Reality-TV lashing leads to welcomed renovations at CitiGarden Hotel

When Travel Channel series "Hotel Impossible" recently visited South San Francisco's CitiGarden…

Residents returning home after Pacifica fire forces evacuations

A six-alarm vegetation fire that prompted evacuations in Pacifica early Monday has…

San Bruno pizza parlor catches fire after car hits building

Firefighters have controlled a two-alarm fire that sparked at a pizza parlor…

Town hall to explore solutions for curbing youth substance abuse

Too many Peninsula parents are unaware of their children’s alcohol consumption, marijuana…

San Mateo County to conduct homeless count across census tracts

Volunteers will set out early Thursday morning to search the streets and…

Skyline among community colleges to offer four-year degrees

Skyline College in San Bruno is among 15 California community colleges that…

Dozens detained in San Mateo Bridge protest

Dozens of protesters have been detained after making their way on the…

Pacifica pushes forward in plan for mixed-use project at former wastewater treatment site

Pacifica's government appears to be making progress toward gaining approval to convert…

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…