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Redwood City teacher accused of kicking student in stomach

A Redwood City special-education teacher allegedly kicked one of her preschool students…

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Bail set for Redwood City student accused of attacking teacher

A student accused of attacking and attempting to rape a teacher in…

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Redwood City’s first Latina mayor hopes to engage others

Two out of five people living in Redwood City are Latino. But…

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Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerParlor games: San Mateo County could have more tools to separate legitimate massage parlors from those that are in shadier businesses.

San Mateo County ordinance seeks to regulate massage parlors

The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office has made prostitution busts in at…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerParlor games: San Mateo County could have more tools to separate legitimate massage parlors from those that are in shadier businesses.

Redwood City police seek four suspects in Burger King shooting

Redwood City police are hunting four men in connection with a shooting…

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No surprises in Redwood City as four incumbents retain city council seats

The results of the Redwood City Council election brought no surprises. Four…

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Peninsula voters signal approval of two revenue-generating hotel tax hikes

Voters in Foster City and Redwood City approved hotel tax hikes Tuesday,…

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Two lanes closed on 280 North near Redwood City

An apparent mudslide has blocked two lanes on northbound Interstate 280 at…

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Pictured here is Sequoia High School. A tight field for Redwood City School District features three incumbents and one newcomer. (Examiner file photo)Pictured here is Sequoia High School. A tight field for Redwood City School District features three incumbents and one newcomer. (Examiner file photo)

Redwood City School District focuses on budget cuts, achievement gap

A tight field for three seats on the Redwood City School District…

Pictured here is Sequoia High School. A tight field for Redwood City School District features three incumbents and one newcomer. (Examiner file photo)Pictured here is Sequoia High School. A tight field for Redwood City School District features three incumbents and one newcomer. (Examiner file photo)

Peninsula woman accused of stabbing husband in life insurance scheme in court

The Peninsula wife accused of wrapping Bubble Wrap around her body before…

Sequoia’s Mikayla Wilkes (22) tries for a block during a match aganst South City. The Cherokees are in the hunt for the PAL Ocean title. (Joseph Schell/Special to The Examiner)Sequoia’s Mikayla Wilkes (22) tries for a block during a match aganst South City. The Cherokees are in the hunt for the PAL Ocean title. (Joseph Schell/Special to The Examiner)

Sequoia volleyball hopes experience paves way to postseason

The Sequoia girls’ volleyball team has not seen the postseason in five…

Sequoia’s Mikayla Wilkes (22) tries for a block during a match aganst South City. The Cherokees are in the hunt for the PAL Ocean title. (Joseph Schell/Special to The Examiner)Sequoia’s Mikayla Wilkes (22) tries for a block during a match aganst South City. The Cherokees are in the hunt for the PAL Ocean title. (Joseph Schell/Special to The Examiner)
True believer: Tom Biscardi says he’s come close to catching Bigfoot. (AP file photo)True believer: Tom Biscardi says he’s come close to catching Bigfoot. (AP file photo)

Redwood City Bigfoot hunter hopes to make giant capture

If Redwood City native Tom Biscardi is right, one of the world’s…

True believer: Tom Biscardi says he’s come close to catching Bigfoot. (AP file photo)True believer: Tom Biscardi says he’s come close to catching Bigfoot. (AP file photo)
Cold comfort: Ice cream trucks are among the businesses that would see tax increases

Redwood City trying to sell first business tax since 1995

Just about every enterprise in Redwood City will see its costs increase…

Cold comfort: Ice cream trucks are among the businesses that would see tax increases
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Man who unintentionally brought gun to Redwood City child custody hearing off hook

A man who brought a loaded handgun to a child custody hearing…

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Recent San Mateo County prostitution arrests related to myredbook.com

Two recent underage prostitution busts in San Mateo County are tied to…

Sequoia High School football sets sail in PAL Ocean Division

As the middle division of the Peninsula Athletic League, the Ocean Division…

Man found dead in car at Redwood City Park & Ride lot

A 51-year-old man was found dead in his car at a Park…

Peninsula cities pushing for increase in hotel taxes

Two Peninsula cities hope to cash in on the rising number of…

North Fair Oaks liquor store robbed at gunpoint

Investigators are looking for a robber who stole cash from a liquor…

Plane lands safely on freeway in Woodside

A plane landed safely on Interstate Highway 280 on Sunday evening, but…