San Mateo County

Kittens found trapped in construction equipment ready for adoption

Three kittens found trapped inside a boom lift in Redwood City in…

 

Marijuana legalization may be put on hold in San Mateo County

California voters passed Proposition 64 in November to legalize recreational marijuana, but…

 

Mountain lion spotted in Pacifica

A wild mountain lion was spotted on Manzanita Drive in Pacifica at…

 

Daly City man pleads no contest to hitting rival with car after soccer match

A 25-year-old man pleaded no contest to assault and child endangerment charges…

4-alarm fire destroys Millbrae Community Center

A four-alarm fire destroyed the Millbrae Community Center on Thursday morning and…

Report finds SMC should keep public updated on rape kit testing

San Mateo County has eliminated its backlog of unprocessed rape kits but…

Man who entered stranger’s house swinging infant son takes plea deal

A man who burst into a stranger’s home in Redwood City in…

Scientists study incurable tree disease in San Mateo County

There is nothing sudden about stopping Sudden Oak Death. But a group…

Former San Mateo psychiatrist convicted of molestation dies at prison hospice

Former San Mateo psychiatrist and convicted child molester William Ayres died last…

Protesters who blocked highway off-ramp near SFO reach plea deal

Eight women who blocked a highway off-ramp to San Francisco International Airport…

Tenant protections may head to voters in Peninsula cities

As Peninsula cities increasingly fail to enact new tenant protection laws, those…

Apple shuttle bus catches fire after leaving SF

A shuttle bus carrying Apple employees from San Francisco to Cupertino caught…

Lyme-like disease bacteria found in Peninsula

Lyme disease has historically been rare in California but an apparent close…

California moves to provide interpreters in all court cases

Going through a divorce has been difficult for Sepideh Saeedi. Not understanding…

Peninsula housing provider concerned over Airbnb impact on supply

A nonprofit on the front lines of San Mateo County’s housing crunch…

Mother pleads for return of missing Santa Cruz 8-year-old

SANTA CRUZ — The mother of a missing 8-year-old girl pleaded for…

Catholic hospitals find buyer, awaits review

After a multiyear ordeal marked by uncertainty and punctuated by what some…

San Mateo County fights West Nile virus with pesticides

Peninsula residents might notice low-flying helicopters executing tight maneuvers over parts of…

San Bruno mayor still undecided on re-election effort

Three-term San Bruno Mayor Jim Ruane says he might not run for…

Public services in some Peninsula communities could be dissolved

The Colma fire, Broadmoor police and Bayshore sanitary districts could be dissolved,…