San Mateo

San Mateo-Serra's Nick Brown readies to run out to the field before a game in 2017. (Courtesy: Junipero Serra High School)

Prep Focus: San Mateo-Serra opens with clash against Gardena-Serra in Honor Bowl

Having finally climbed the mountain last season, the Serra Padres now have…

 

San Mateo police arrest 4 SF residents in burglary, pursuit

Four San Francisco residents were arrested Monday evening after they allegedly stole…

 

Jeremy Teteak has had a solid start to the season as quarterback of the Hillsdale football team. (Courtesy Mark Neuling/Hillsdale Athletics)

A marquee night for high-school football in San Mateo

Friday night will be an unprecedented evening in San Mateo as all…

 

(Photo via CHP Redwood City)

Chicken spill impedes traffic on Hwy 101 during evening commute

A big rig carrying what appears to be a massive amount of…

(Photo via CHP Redwood City)
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Arson found to be cause of fire that killed 70-year-old woman

A fire late last month in San Mateo that killed a 70-year-old…

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70-year-old dies in suspicious San Mateo 3-alarm house fire

A 70-year-old woman died in a suspicious three-alarm fire early this morning…

(S.F. Examiner file photo)

UPDATE: Person fatally struck by Caltrain

UPDATE, 6:20 p.m.:  It appears that the fatality was intentional, Caltrain spokeswoman…

(S.F. Examiner file photo)

San Mateo police officer charged with on-duty rape

A former San Mateo police officer was charged Thursday with raping five…

(Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Will San Mateo begin converting wastewater into drinking water?

Big improvements are in store for San Mateo’s sewage treatment facilities, including…

(Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
The San Francisquito Creeks floods at the Pope/Chaucer Bridge in Menlo Park in 2012. (Courtesy Len Materman)
The San Francisquito Creeks floods at the Pope/Chaucer Bridge in Menlo Park in 2012. (Courtesy Len Materman)
The Ice Chalet, part of the long-defunct Fashion Island shopping mall, closed in 2013. Famed skaters such as Kristi Yamaguchi and Peggy Fleming trained at the site. (Courtesy Dina Artzt)

Former San Mateo ice rink will not become retail space

Plans to tear down a former ice-skating rink in San Mateo and…

The Ice Chalet, part of the long-defunct Fashion Island shopping mall, closed in 2013. Famed skaters such as Kristi Yamaguchi and Peggy Fleming trained at the site. (Courtesy Dina Artzt)
The Ice Chalet, part of the long-defunct Fashion Island shopping mall, closed in 2013. Famed skaters such as Kristi Yamaguchi and Peggy Fleming trained at the site. (Courtesy Dina Artzt)

Former San Mateo ice rink will not become retail space

Plans to tear down a former ice-skating rink in San Mateo and…

The Ice Chalet, part of the long-defunct Fashion Island shopping mall, closed in 2013. Famed skaters such as Kristi Yamaguchi and Peggy Fleming trained at the site. (Courtesy Dina Artzt)

San Mateo street closures set for Caltrain upgrades

Commuters passing through San Mateo may find themselves in a traffic frenzy…

San Mateo street closures set for Caltrain upgrades

Commuters passing through San Mateo may find themselves in a traffic frenzy…

Alexander Youshock. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

Man who planned 2009 attack on San Mateo high school heading to prison

A man convicted of planning an attack on his San Mateo high…

Alexander Youshock. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
New England quarterback Tom Brady shouts during the Patriots’ divisional playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs last week. The NFL wants Brady to return to the Super Bowl because it’s what will make the league the most money. (Elise Amendola/AP)

Brady, Patriots trigger scorn — and buzz

DENVER — The new conspiracy theory is Son Of Deflategate, a bastard son…

New England quarterback Tom Brady shouts during the Patriots’ divisional playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs last week. The NFL wants Brady to return to the Super Bowl because it’s what will make the league the most money. (Elise Amendola/AP)
InnVision Shelter Network Program Manager Steve Carey, left, and San mateo police officer David Johnson talk shop in front of the Vendome on South Claremont Street in San Mateo. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Special team builds cases to help homeless

When most cops build a case, the end result is often putting…

InnVision Shelter Network Program Manager Steve Carey, left, and San mateo police officer David Johnson talk shop in front of the Vendome on South Claremont Street in San Mateo. (Brendan Bartholomew/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Warren Slocum has identified the issues he wants to fix as president of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors. (Courtesy Eric Forgaard)

Slocum provides roadmap for first term as president

Fourth District Supervisor Warren Slocum recently began his first term as president…

Warren Slocum has identified the issues he wants to fix as president of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors. (Courtesy Eric Forgaard)
Anthony Kirincic (Bay City News)

San Mateo homicide suspect arrested in Redwood City

San Mateo police announced the arrest of a homicide suspect this evening…

Anthony Kirincic (Bay City News)
Starting in December, Sisters Diane Papan, left, and Gina Papan will serve as city council members in San Mateo and Millbrae, respectively. (Courtesy photos)

Sister Papan take office on neighboring councils

When political veteran Gina Papan returns to Millbrae’s City Council next month,…

Starting in December, Sisters Diane Papan, left, and Gina Papan will serve as city council members in San Mateo and Millbrae, respectively. (Courtesy photos)