San Mateo County

Redwood City officials meet with recycling plant after second blaze in two months

Redwood City officials met with Sims Metal Management after a second fire…

San Mateo County communities to see solid waste collection rate hikes in 2014

Rates for solid waste collection in Belmont, Foster City and the unincorporated…

San Mateo County coast most at risk in state to sea level rise

A regional or countywide flood protection district dedicated to sea-level disaster preparations…

Free hotline aims to identify behavioral issues in San Mateo County youth

A new free hotline has launched in San Mateo County to provide…

Mountain lion seen along Cabrillo Highway in Half Moon Bay

A mountain lion was spotted in a Half Moon Bay neighborhood early…

Peninsula conference focuses on sea level rise

Information gathered from a series of statewide hearings on rising sea levels…

Young farmers planting futures in San Mateo County

Tony Cozzolino and his wife, Stephanie, are not your typical millennials. While…

Peninsula residents encouraged to submit legislation ideas

Peninsula residents who have thought about creating their own law or overturning…

Pacifica police dog sniffs out fleeing SF parolee

Police won’t stop dogging this guy. A wanted parolee who led police…

Cal Fire extends fire season staffing in San Mateo County amid low rainfall

During one of the driest years on record in the state, Cal…

Woman injured when car rolls on steep slope near Highway 35

A 75-year-old woman was injured when her vehicle rolled down a steep…

Finalized Peninsula redistricting map makes few changes

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors recently approved adjustments to district…

County sober station goes beyond hangover care

Police in San Mateo County have a kinder, gentler alternative to the…

Gordon legislation sets subsidized childcare criteria

San Mateo County’s high cost of living has led state legislators to…

Daly City child molester sentenced to 24 years in prison

A San Francisco man who reportedly believes an 8-year-old girl “threw herself…

Beloved former Daly City mayor bids farewell to Peninsula

A recent Daly City Council meeting became unusually emotional as a beloved…

Poverty in San Mateo County much worse than reported, new study says

Some 18 percent of San Mateo County residents live in poverty, almost…

Peninsula services mostly survive U.S. government shutdown

The vast majority of government services in San Mateo County won’t be…

San Mateo County officials prepared to weigh supervisorial boundaries

The committee charged with choosing a redistricting map for San Mateo County…

Agriculture, crops show economic gains in San Mateo County

There has been much talk about the tech sector as part of…