San Mateo

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Get Ready To Start Dialing ‘415’ Before All Local Numbers

If you’re moving to San Francisco, good luck finding affordable housing, and now a 415 area code.

02/17/2015

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Burglar Posing As Water Dept. Employee Robs Montara Homeowner

Police are seeking a man who reportedly posed as a water department employee and robbed a homeowner in San Mateo County on Friday, sheriff’s officials said.

02/15/2015

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Multiple Shots Fired Near Hwy 101 Overpass In San Mateo Believed To Be Gang-Related

The Peninsula Avenue overpass in San Mateo reopened following an apparent gang-related shooting, police said Friday evening.

02/13/2015

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Police Along Peninsula Crack Down On Distracted Drivers

As more drivers become distracted with their smartphones and other devices, police along the Peninsula will be out in extra force on Tuesday writing up citations to remind them of the dangers not just to themselves, but for everyone else on the road.

02/10/2015

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Flooding Slows Southbound Traffic On Hwy 101 At Marsh Road In San Mateo County

Flooding slowed traffic on southbound U.S. Highway 101 just north of Marsh Road in San Mateo County Sunday afternoon.

02/08/2015

Highway 1 at Devil's Slide as seen from Montara State Beach. (CBS)

Fire Crews Rappel Down Pacifica Cliff In Dark To Rescue Stranded Hiker

Fire crews repelled roughly 200 feet down a Pacifica cliff in the dark to rescue a stranded hiker Saturday evening.

02/08/2015

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Fallen Tree Knocks Out Power For Over 2,000 Customers In Redwood City And Nearby Area

A fallen tree has knocked out power to slightly more than 2,000 customers Friday morning in Redwood City and North Fair Oaks, PG&E officials said.

02/06/2015

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Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Rattles Redwood City, Menlo Park & Atherton

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake struck near Redwood City in San Mateo County Friday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s automated seismograph alert network.

02/06/2015

Law enforcement surround a home in San Mateo after a despondent man barricaded himself inside. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Suicidal Man Armed With 2 Guns Barricades Himself In San Mateo Home

The man was reportedly threatening to hurt himself when a relative called police.

02/04/2015

Vaccination

New Measles Cases Confirmed In Marin And San Mateo Counties

Health officials Friday evening announced that they have confirmed a third case of measles in San Mateo County, bringing the total new cases announced in the Bay Area Friday to three.

01/30/2015

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