San Mateo County

New vehicle-dwelling ban might push homeless into southern San Mateo

Chuck Jagoda hasn't had a roof over his head in six years,…

Activists try to thwart county's jail construction in Redwood City

Jail construction has long been a hot-button issue in California, where activists…

Tuberculosis decline in San Mateo County lags behind state, nation

A shift in the population of San Mateo County has led to…

San Mateo County housing market flattens, but prices continue to climb

After a meteoric recovery, San Mateo County's residential real estate market might…

San Mateo County officials look to fund services for at-risk youth

Seven months have passed since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School,…

Grand jury chides San Mateo County school districts for reckless bond practices

In the environmental world, leaving things for future generations has become an…

Police use of technology to overcome language barriers varies in San Mateo County

The use of technology to overcome language barriers has been embraced in…

Property value in San Mateo County boils down to locations

Property values ballooned in San Mateo County this year, with the local…

San Carlos the latest city to ban plastic bags

San Carlos recently became the 15th city on the Peninsula to outlaw…

Cops target Fourth of July gunfire

Police in East Palo Alto, Richmond and Oakland are happy to let…

Residents struggle to feed their families in high cost-of-living Peninsula

Rewaida Sulaiman is a 30-year-old Daly City mother of three whose husband,…

StarVista is educating children, parents alike

The benefits of early childhood education are abundant, and one of San…

Code for America fellows working to increase San Mateo County residents' access to services

San Mateo County ranks 47th out of 48 California counties in enrollment…

Courts ready to slash despite cash

The San Mateo County courts may be in for a slight reprieve…

Police to step up enforcement for pedestrian safety around San Mateo County

More than 20 officers from law enforcement agencies throughout San Mateo County…

San Mateo County defends its generous pension plan

Clarity about the funding for San Mateo County's pension system should emerge…

San Mateo County opens search for first poet laureate

Roses are red, violets are blue, San Mateo County is looking for…

Kamala Harris dismantles Northern California sex trafficking operation

The operators of a network of Northern California brothels, including one in…

Half Moon Bay restaurants showcase land and sea

Consider it Navio 2.0. After a yearlong, million-dollar remodel, the Ritz-Carlton Half…

San Mateo County’s economic inequality growing, new report says

San Mateo County shed more than 7,000 middle- and low-income households during…