A mountain lion was spotted in Portola Valley the past two days, San Mateo County emergency officials said Sunday.
PG&E was working to investigate the cause of an outage that initially left thousands of customers without power in parts of San Mateo County Saturday night.
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has pleaded not guilty to charges in a new indictment that accuses the utility of lying to federal investigators looking into a fatal pipeline explosion in San Bruno in 2010.
A bill that would restore public access to Martins Beach in San Mateo County has cleared one of the last major obstacles in Sacramento on Thursday despite the property owner’s efforts to lobby against the legislation.
A man who was dubbed the “Chrome Revolver Bandit” after a series of 14 armed robberies in San Mateo, Santa Clara and San Francisco counties was sentenced Friday to more than 800 years in prison.
A mountain lion has been spotted in a residential area of southern San Mateo County Sunday afternoon, according to the sheriff’s office.
County mosquito control officials will spray for mosquitoes in a roughly square-mile section of East San Mateo tonight to prevent the spread of West Nile virus, county officials said Wednesday.
Police Monday asked for the public’s help in finding a suspicious person accused of videotaping and stalking a 20-year-old woman in San Mateo last week.
San Mateo County has approved spending $3 million to transfer inmates across The Bay to relieve jail overcrowding to Alameda County, where there’s more room.
The agency says they have received information into a possible witness to the string or murders on the Peninsula in the first four months of 1976.