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This photo taken on January 23, 2011 shows wild ducks flying around a bird sanctuary in the town of Candaba, Pampanga province, north of Manila. The number of birds flying south to important wintering grounds in the Philippines has fallen sharply this year, with experts saying the dramatic demise of wetlands and hunting are to blame. AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE (Photo credit should read TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images)

Avian Cholera In Peninsula Pond Kills Hundreds Of Birds; Smelly Fix Underway

A Peninsula pond that has been found to be killing wildlife will soon be rehabilitated, but not before subjecting neighbors to a tremendously smelly process.

01/14/2014

mountain lion

Mountain Lion Spotted In Redwood City

A mountain lion was spotted in Redwood City on Sunday evening, San Mateo County emergency officials said.

01/13/2014

Alan Velete is accused of abusing and killing a 4-month-old puppy in front of his young daughter. (Redwood City Police Department)

Redwood City Man Accused Of Killing Puppy In Front Of Young Daughter

Redwood City police have arrested a man suspected of abusing and killing a 4-month-old puppy in front of his 4-year-old daughter.

01/10/2014

The Triumphant, a catamaran being used to ferry Google workers between San Francisco and Redwood City. (All-American Marine/YouTube)

Google Launches Private SF Bay Ferry Service To Shuttle Workers

Just as Bay Area high-tech firms such as Google have been using private shuttle buses to transport their workers to their jobs, Google is taking it to another level with its own ferry service on San Francisco Bay.

01/07/2014

A fire burns at the Sims recycling plant in Redwood City on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

Redwood City Metal Recycler Meets With City Over Recent Fires

Redwood City officials met Wednesday with Sims Metal Management after a second fire in two months broke out at the recycling plant in Redwood City Tuesday morning.

12/19/2013

A fire burns at the Sims recycling plant in Redwood City on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

Weather, Redwood City Fire Prompts Extended Wood Burning Ban

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District on Tuesday issued another Winter Spare the Air alert for Wednesday, the 15th since its winter season began on Nov. 1.

12/17/2013

A fire burns at the Sims recycling plant in Redwood City on December 17, 2013. (CBS)

2nd Fire In 2 Months Controlled At Redwood City Recycling Plant

A two-alarm fire at a metal recycling plant in Redwood City Tuesday morning has been controlled, although the smell of smoke and burning plastic was reported as far south as Mountain View, a fire marshal said.

12/17/2013

Fire at Recycling Plant

Redwood City Metal Recycling Facility Had Been Issued Violation For Previous Fire

A Redwood City metal recycling facility that caught fire on Sunday received a public nuisance violation for a similar incident, according to the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.

11/11/2013

Fire at Recycling Plant

Smoky Redwood City Recycling Fire Extinguished

A shelter in place health advisory had been lifted this morning after a fire at a Redwood City recycling facility caused a heavy plume of smoke throughout three counties of the Bay Area, police said.

11/11/2013

"Mr. Peabody & Sherman" (credit: DreamWorks Animation)

Dreamworks’ Preview For ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’ Released

Based on the classic animated segments from “The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show,” PDI/Dreamworks Animation has released the first trailer for “Mr. Peabody & Sherman”

10/25/2013

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