Peninsula Teen's 'Books4All' Campaign Shares Joy Of Reading With Underserved KidsFor funding Books4All, a creative fundraising campaign that shares the joy of reading with underserved kids, this week's Jefferson Award in the Bay Area goes to Eric Gan.
Coronavirus Update: Treatment Center Established At San Mateo County Event CenterCounty officials showed off the new treatment center for the novel coronavirus pandemic to reporters on Wednesday.
Coronavirus Pandemic: San Mateo Health Officials Announce 79 New Confirmed CasesWith additional testing facilities coming online, San Mateo County health officials announced Wednesday they have 79 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus -- the largest single day jump among county residents since the outbreak began in January.
Victim Dies Of Injuries From San Mateo Gang Shooting In Which Husband, Wife Are AccusedOne of two people shot in San Mateo in what police call a gang-related shooting has died of his injuries, according to police.
Husband, Wife Arrested In San Mateo Gang Shooting; 2 Injured, 1 CriticallyA husband and wife have been arrested in a gang-related shooting in San Mateo that left two people injured, including one in critical condition.
Google Launches Coronavirus Test Screening Website In Bay AreaVerily, a subsidiary of Alphabet and sister company to Google, quickly launched its much anticipated coronavirus testing website for residents in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties late Sunday night.
Coronavirus Update: San Mateo County Limits Gatherings To 50 PeopleSan Mateo County officials tightened a previous crowd size order Sunday, reducing the number of persons who may attend public or private gathering to no more than 50 people. The order will remain in effect until April 6.
Caltrain Adopts 30 Percent Affordable Housing PolicyPeninsula residents can expect to see more affordable housing built along the Caltrain corridor in the near future, that's a promise from the board of directors. Caltrain recently committed that for all future construction, 30 percent of the units built will be allocated for affordable housing.
San Mateo County Voters Favoring School Funding MeasuresEarly voting results Tuesday night showed that San Mateo County voters were on track to approve a handful of bonds and measures benefiting local school districts.
1 Adult, 3 Juveniles Arrested For Auto Burglary Spree In San Mateo's Laurelwood NeighborhoodA 19-year-old South San Francisco man and three juveniles have been arrested for a series of early morning auto burglaries in San Mateo's Laurelwood neighborhood, authorities announced Monday.
Good Samaritan Fatally Struck On Highway 101 Assisting Accident VictimA Good Samaritan who had stopped to offer assistance to a badly injured victim of a freeway crash on Highway 101 in San Mateo was killed early Friday when he was fatally struck by a second vehicle, authorities said.
San Mateo Missing Teen Cold Case Revived With Image Of Person Of InterestPolice released new information Thursday seeking help in solving the 44-year-old cold case of Sherry Roach, a missing teen with ties to the Peninsula and North Bay communities.
Prius Catalytic Converter Thefts On The Rise In San MateoPolice in San Mateo are urging car owners to be aware of thieves amid a spike in the number of catalytic converter thefts.
SoulCycle Class Raises Money For Animals Impacted By Australian WildfiresA cycling workout class was held in San Mateo Sunday afternoon to help raise money to save animals in the Australian wildfires.
Driver Charged With Manslaugter, DUI In Fatal Crash On Highway 101 In San MateoA 32-year-old Redwood City man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving under the influence for hitting and killing a woman with his vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 in San Mateo last weekend, prosecutors said Thursday.