Firefighters extinguished an apartment building fire in Burlingame early Saturday morning that displaced as many as 50 residents.
Police in Burlingame believe a 40-year-old man who was found dead in his apartment earlier this month likely died because of a head injury he suffered in a fight outside a San Francisco BART station three days earlier.
A Burlingame man convicted of second-degree murder for the death of his best friend in a 2009 drunken driving crash was sentenced Thursday to 15 years to life in prison.
Republican delegates wrapped up their state convention in Burlingame over the weekend by approving a conservative party platform – one which the GOP hopes will broaden its appeal in the face of declining voter-registration numbers in California.
California’s Republican Party leaders took steps Saturday to try to reset their image and broaden the party’s appeal to Hispanics, Asians, young voters and women, groups they need to stay relevant and reverse tanking registration numbers and election losses.
The chairman of the California Republican Party is trying to rebrand the damaged GOP name in the state.
California Republicans are bracing for what could be a brutal election year, but they’re also looking to the future.
Burlingame police have arrested a female student whose threatening email caused Burlingame High School to evacuate on Friday.
The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will decide whether to close a long-term care facility in Burlingame, a move that could cost as many as 200 jobs and force the transfer of 230 patients who live there.
Burlingame High School was briefly locked down Friday afternoon after a threatening e-mail was sent to the school’s office, a school district official said.