San Mateo

Shutdown Day 2: Updated list of Bay Area parks open and closed

The multitudes of tourists who visit the Bay Area’s nation’s parks, monuments and seashore on Sunday are confronting a confusing reality of the …

San Francisco

How low can it go? O.C. jobless rate is at 2.8% - Orange County Register

EMPLOYMENT DATA<p>How low can it go? O.C. jobless rate is at 2.8%<p>It’s among the best in the state, trailing only a handful of Bay Area counties<p>By Margot …

Economy

Sunnyvale cyclist to bike through Death Valley

A member of the Sunnyvale Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission will demonstrate his love of cycling next month by pedaling 250 miles through …

Cycling

California flu deaths jump from 42 to 74; Greater Bay Area reports 25

Flu deaths of Californians under 65 soared again in the latest reporting period and now total 74, according to state public health officials on …

Public Health

Bay Area housing: And you thought you were already depressed

Happy New Year. The perfect real estate storm is upon us.<p>Just consider the latest predictions and pronouncements about the Bay Area market. If you …

Real Estate

Online Chat, Surveillance Video Leads To Break-In Arrest

San Mateo police recognized and tracked down a known probationer after being alerted to a home-security video in a community forum.<p>SAN MATEO, CA – …

San Mateo County

California Flu Death Toll Nearly Doubles

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — The deadly flu outbreak continued to gain momentum and claim more victims Friday with state health officials raising the …

Public Health

Tempted by Oregon, torch is passed over at state runner-up

SAN MATEO — It wasn’t until earlier this month that Tim Tulloch seriously considered leaving College of San Mateo since he joined the football staff …

College & University

Home sale prices from San Jose and Peninsula areas, Jan. 19

<i>2250 Capitol Ave, East Palo Alto; $1.1 million, 1320 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Renovated throughout: new flooring, windows, doors, paint</i> …

San Francisco Bay Area

As Trump Pushes Offshore Drilling, Local Lawmakers Push Back

<i>This segment is part of The State of Science, a series featuring science stories from public radio stations across the United States. A version of</i> …

Jay Inslee

Redwood City: Minimum wage may hit $15/hour in 2019

Redwood City is looking to become one of the first Bay Area cities to mandate a local minimum wage of $15 per hour at the start of 2019.<p>But by then, …

Redwood City

Jobs Where People Are Paid the Most Money in the U.S.

People seeking higher wages should enter fields where the demand for workers tends to outstrip the supply. Some of these fields include actuarial, …

Banking

How Tom Brady inspired Harry Kane's rise to the top

“Poor build, skinny, lacks great physical stature and strength, lacks mobility, system type player who can get exposed when he is forced to adlib and …

Soccer Coaching

Pokeatery opens in downtown Walnut Creek

Pokeatery, a customized poke concept with restaurants in San Mateo and Castro Valley, has opened its newest location — in downtown Walnut Creek.<p>It’s …

San Francisco Bay Area

6 things that could happen if New California becomes the 51st state

California is known for its beaches and beautiful weather. But not everyone loves the Golden State. On January 15th, a campaign began to create a …

Santa Clara

Jaunt Strikes First-Look Deal with XYZ Films

Jaunt Inc., a producer and distributor of immersive content, has partnered with XYZ Films in a first-look deal for all of its upcoming virtual …

Entertainment Industry

San Mateo man shot by Placer deputy faces charges in alleged stabbing attack

The man who was shot Sunday after he allegedly stabbed a Placer County sheriff's deputy has been identified by the Placer County Sheriff's Office as …

Crime

Movin’ On Up: Keeping track of former prep athletes

<b>Souley Boum, USF basketball:</b> The 6-foot-3 freshman from Oakland Tech leads the Dons in scoring this season, averaging 14.6 points and 3.1 rebounds …

San Mateo County

Prep basketball rankings: Bay Area News Group boys, girls Top 20

<b>Bay Area News Group Top 20</b><p><i>(Records through Monday)</i><p><b>Boys</b><p>No. 1 Salesian (17-1)<br>Previous ranking: 1<br>Last week: 2-0<p>No. 2 Bellarmine (12-2)<br>Previous ranking: …

College Football

The Santa Cruz Mountains, California's Most Underrated Wine Region — The Press

The Santa Cruz Mountains are much bigger than just Santa Cruz proper. As a wine region, the geographic boundaries of the Santa Cruz Mountains …

California Wine

More Dungeness: NorCal commercial crab season starts

After a robust start to the Bay Area’s commercial Dungeness crab season last November, supplies became strained around New Year’s.<p>The reason?<p>Crabs …

San Francisco Bay Area

UCLA Football Recruiting weekly update (1/15) – commits, targets and official visits

Go Joe Bruin takes a look at the week that was in UCLA football recruiting, including the newest commitments, the newest scholarship offers and the …

College & University

Archaeologists fight to preserve Peru’s pre-Hispanic “huacas”

A team of archaeologists and officials in Peru are behind a drive to protect the country’s ancient ruins, amid concerns that many are under threat …

Archaeology

Tom Brady's documentary a chance for him to mark 'watershed point' of life

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's documentary series "Tom vs. Time," will be released later in January on Facebook …

New England

Jayhawks land quarterback Miles Kendrick after official visit

One thing Kendrick has always battled is proving he can play quarterback. One reason he fights that stigma is because he is 5-foot-10. When he went …

College & University

Massive stroke leaves former PDI guard partly paralyzed

Jose Ariel Alejandro, a former security guard of the Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI), suffered a massive stroke last month, leaving half of his body …

Philippines

By The Numbers: San Diego County’s Most Diverse Neighborhoods

When two residents in the southeastern San Diego neighborhood of Encanto meet, there’s a 71 percent chance they’re of different racial and ethnic …

California

KU football gets commitment from 5-foot-10 juco quarterback

The Kansas football team has added to its quarterback depth, picking up a commitment from Miles Kendrick of San Mateo (Calif.) junior college, …

College & University

Closer look at Kendrick Miles from Elite 11 QB coach

The news broke this morning the Jayhawks have secured a commitment from quarterback Miles Kendrick. Over the past five years Miles has worked with …

College & University

All aboard Caltrain’s NorcalMLK Celebration Train

Whether they were carrying signs or just beaming with joy, the crowd streaming onto the platform at Diridon Station on Monday was in a radiant mood. …

Black History