San Mateo

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerIssues reported through the mySanMateo app are resolved within days

San Mateo residents cracking down on graffiti with help of new app

The city of San Mateo recently unveiled a mobile app designed to…

Brendan P. Bartholomew/Special to the S.f. ExaminerIssues reported through the mySanMateo app are resolved within days
Ford via AP file photoA motorcycle collided with a Ford Mustang on Highway 1

Motorcyclist killed in Highway 1 crash identified as San Mateo man

A motorcyclist who died after crashing into a car on state Highway…

Ford via AP file photoA motorcycle collided with a Ford Mustang on Highway 1
Police reportedly found a window-punch tool on a San Mateo car burglary suspect.

SF man arrested in connection with San Mateo car burglaries

An alert resident’s tip led to the speedy arrest Friday of a…

Police reportedly found a window-punch tool on a San Mateo car burglary suspect.
Courtesy photoMid County Home Sharing Coordinator

Peninsula residents finding rent relief with home sharing program

Some Peninsula residents affected by the Bay Area's housing crunch say they…

Courtesy photoMid County Home Sharing Coordinator

SHC girls’ soccer team plays San Mateo to a scoreless draw

Even though the Sacred Heart Cathedral girls’ soccer team has already matched…

Pedestrian, 58, fatally struck by cars in San Mateo

A pedestrian who was killed when he was hit by two cars…

School bond for San Mateo-Foster City Elementary School District splits cities

The San Mateo-Foster City School District has a $130 million bond measure…

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Sex offender arrested in Mountain View incident a suspect in San Mateo attack

A registered sex offender whom Mountain View police arrested earlier this month…

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Michal Czerwonka/Getty ImagesPresident of Electronic Arts Sports (EA Sports) Peter Moore talks about new games at an EA press briefing ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) at the Orpheum Theater June 14

Interim leaders in San Mateo take on key roles

Come the middle of October, San Mateo will have two interim leaders…

Michal Czerwonka/Getty ImagesPresident of Electronic Arts Sports (EA Sports) Peter Moore talks about new games at an EA press briefing ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) at the Orpheum Theater June 14
Mike  koozmin/S.f. Examiner file photoCar thefts in The City jumped from 5

Home invasion leads to deadly shootout in San Mateo home

A San Mateo man shot two suspected robbers, killing one, and also…

Mike  koozmin/S.f. Examiner file photoCar thefts in The City jumped from 5
Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute

San Mateo man drowns at Lake Tahoe after falling off paddleboard

Authorities say a 42-year-old California man drowned at Lake Tahoe after falling…

Tony Avelar / The Christian Science Monitor via Getty ImagesPassengers exits a Caltrain commuter train during the morning commute
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Ex-psychiatrist William Ayres gets 8 years in prison for child molestations

Aging former child psychiatrist William Ayres was sentenced to 8 years in…

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San Mateo County to consolidate clinics later this year

The San Mateo County Health System is consolidating three out-of-date clinics into…

Search is on for new San Mateo City Manager

The San Mateo City Council will hire an outside consultant to jump-start…

Getty Images file photoOfficers arrived at a San Mateo apartment building and found a 76-year-old woman with a stab wound.

76-year-old woman stabbed in San Mateo

A 76-year-old woman was stabbed in San Mateo Monday afternoon following an…

Getty Images file photoOfficers arrived at a San Mateo apartment building and found a 76-year-old woman with a stab wound.
Michal Czerwonka/Getty ImagesPresident of Electronic Arts Sports (EA Sports) Peter Moore talks about new games at an EA press briefing ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) at the Orpheum Theater June 14

Property crime hike puts San Mateo County on alert

If you notice strangers knocking on doors in your neighborhood, call the…

Michal Czerwonka/Getty ImagesPresident of Electronic Arts Sports (EA Sports) Peter Moore talks about new games at an EA press briefing ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) at the Orpheum Theater June 14
Courtesy of FacebookThis photo of Victor Javier Enriquez was posted on Facebook just days before the San Mateo gangbanger carved his Norteno gang sign on his ex-girlfriend.

Man going to prison for carving gang sign on ex-lover

The jealous San Mateo thug who forcibly carved the name of his…

Courtesy of FacebookThis photo of Victor Javier Enriquez was posted on Facebook just days before the San Mateo gangbanger carved his Norteno gang sign on his ex-girlfriend.
Courtesy San Mateo Police DepartmentSan Mateo police are looking for this man

San Mateo police seek jewelry thief’s ID

San Mateo police are asking for the public's help in identifying a…

Courtesy San Mateo Police DepartmentSan Mateo police are looking for this man
Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

San Mateo's Mohamed Lahna chasing down 2016 Paralympic triathlon

SAN MATEO — Mohamed Lahna removes the prosthetic he uses for everyday…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.
Courtesy San Mateo CountySan Mateo County has elected only one Latino and no Asian supervisors in the past 25 years

Districts’ fairness reviewed

Having recently settled a lawsuit that alleged discriminatory election practices, San Mateo…

Courtesy San Mateo CountySan Mateo County has elected only one Latino and no Asian supervisors in the past 25 years