San Mateo County

Open-space Measure AA supporters declare victory

After an uncertain outcome on election night, proponents of an initiative to…

San Mateo County youth build resume through summer jobs program

Some San Mateo County teens, including disadvantaged, at-risk, and foster youth, are…

San Mateo County fighting off oriental fruit fly

The San Mateo County Agricultural Commissioner has announced that the county is…

New county transportation coordinator focused on promoting active alternatives

In San Mateo County, a new transportation specialist has begun working to…

Safe schools initiative to continue work to address county schools’ needs

A government initiative to improve school safety in San Mateo County in…

San Mateo County counterterrorism officers compete in skills challenge in Middle East

Several elite anti-terror officers from San Mateo County have traveled to the…

Reno murder linked to unsolved 1976 killings in San Mateo County

The homicides of five young women in San Mateo County in 1976…

Samaritan House empowerment program helps clients get back on track financially

The nonprofit Samaritan House has launched an initiative to help low-income San…

Former sheriff's deputy ordered to stand trial in assault case

A former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy who allegedly beat up his…

Aquatic crews dive into Crystal Springs earthquake-safety work

Amid a severe statewide drought, divers at a San Mateo County reservoir…

San Mateo County launches poster campaign with resources for human trafficking victims

San Mateo County officials launched a poster campaign on Tuesday to raise…

Sixth flu-related death reported in San Mateo County

San Mateo County health officials have announced the sixth influenza-related death in…

Three arrested in San Mateo County after leading police on pursuit

Three men were arrested Saturday after leading San Francisco police on a…

San Mateo County lands grant to study sea-level rise impacts around SFO

The potential impacts of sea-level rise in several areas of San Mateo…

Low-income San Mateo County youth to receive free dental care on ‘Smile Day’

Dentists across San Mateo County will offer free services to children from…

New county website expands public insight into government functions

The mother of a San Mateo County employee recently learned that the…

Predictive policing helps crime fighters in San Mateo County

In San Mateo County, police are not only responding to crime scenes,…

Pair convicted in Peninsula pest control district scam set to be sentenced

The former financial director of a San Mateo County agency and her…

SamTrans offering free nighttime service on New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve revelers in San Mateo County will have the chance…

Two-alarm residential blaze controlled in Burlingame

Firefighters controlled a two-alarm fire that broke out in a residential neighborhood…