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Taking education to another level: San Mateo’s Homework Central tutoring program provides parents, students academic support   

At Homework Central, the lessons go beyond reading, writing and arithmetic. The third, fourth and fifth graders who attend the free tutoring program in San Mateo certainly get help with those school ...

Stadium field could be named after Burlingame High School alumnus   

The stadium field at Burlingame High School could be named after a champion of the school’s athletic department once the stadium’s bleachers are complete by fall of next year. Thursday night, the...

As fire grows, Bay Area water and power supply remain safe   

rancisco’s supply of water and electricity remained safe on Sunday as a forest fire continued to burn out of control near Yosemite National Park and the Bay Area’s Hetch Hetchy water source, fire ...

Traveling carnivals   

Kids sensed the excitement of a carnival coming to town weeks before the first poster was put on telephone poles to announce it. It was probably the most exciting thing to hit town during the year. T...

Redwood City bird bath design considered   

One Redwood City park is going to the birds — at least, a bird bath. Dipping into the Gene Robert Cress Birdbath Fund, established with more than $1 million bequeathed by the man to the city nine y...

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Rim Fire proves to be challenge   

GROVELAND — At Ike Bunney’s dude ranch near the Sierra community of Tuolumne City, all creatures have been evacuated as firefighters brace for an intense battle to keep a wildfire raging north of ...

Mexico migrant train derails; at least five dead   

CHONTALPA, Mexico — A notorious cargo train known as “the Beast” and carrying at least 250 Central American hitchhiking migrants derailed in a remote region of southern Mexico on Sunday, killing...

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John Romansic and Mona Jones-Romansic, of Redwood City, gave birth to a baby girl at Sequoia Hospital Aug. 16, 2013. *** Michael Washer and Michelle Dumas, of San Carlos, gave birth to a baby boy at...

Toyonaka Mayor Keiichiro Asari, center, chats with San Mateo Mayor David Lim, left, and San Mateo Vice Mayor Robert Ross at a dinner held Aug. 16 as part of festivities celebrating the 50th Anniversar...

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It’s not exactly a horse race but the Belmont council election may be one of the county’s most exciting and determine the city’s future. Warren Lieberman is the only incumbent seeking re-electi...

Gov. Jerry Brown in recent years has signed legislation to eliminate the major barriers to food stamp participation in California. New laws ended burdensome and humiliating fingerprint requirements fo...

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The Westlake neighborhood in Daly City is comprised entirely of Doelgers, suburban tract homes built after World War II. Henry Doelger, bottom left, built 11,000 of the homes in San Francisco and San Mateo counties in the late 1940s and early '50s.

Rob Keil had published a book titled “Little Boxes: The Architecture of a Classic Midcentury Suburb” about Daly City’s Westlake neighborhood back in 2006 and decided after that the ...

SAN FRANCISCO — The familiar formula that carried San Francisco back to the Super Bowl last season for the first time in 18 years is on display again. Colin Kaepernick marched the offense with six...

ALAMEDA — Terrelle Pryor will have the stage to himself in a final audition to win the Raiders’ starting quarterback job. Coach Dennis Allen said Sunday that Matt Flynn won’t play in Oakland’...

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NEW YORK — It’s time for U.S. investors to revisit Europe. Last summer, much of the continent was mired in recession and the euro currency looked like a failed experiment. Now, Europe is healin...

CAMARILLO — The average U.S. price of gasoline has fallen 4 cents a gallon over the past two weeks and 20 cents since this time last year. The Lundberg Survey of gas prices released Sunday report...

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NEW YORK — Suddenly, the MTV Video Music Awards are all about Justin Timberlake. Timberlake took over the awards Sunday night, wrestling the spotlight away from a rehabilitated Lady Gaga, an X-rat...

NEW YORK — “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” served up a second helping at the box office, topping the weekend with $17 million according to studio estimates Sunday. That was enough to lead all film...

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