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The Bridgepointe ice rink is set to reopen

The Bridgepointe ice rink is set to reopen

Maya Benjamin, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under News

It’s coming back! After a long four-year battle, the ice rink in the Bridgepointe Shopping Center in San Mateo will reopen. The decision to reopen the ice rink comes from SPI Holdings, a real estate and development company. In early 2013, SPI chose not to renew the lease with the ice rink...

San Mateo rethinks immigration policy

San Mateo rethinks immigration policy

Alexander Derhacobian, Staff Writer
March 14
Filed under News

Recent efforts by the Trump administration to crack down on illegal immigration have prompted the City of San Mateo to re-evaluate its immigration practices and consider how local communities can counteract federal action against undocumented residents. On March 6, the San Mateo City Council held ...

San Mateo County files brief to protect immigrants’ rights

San Mateo County files brief to protect immigrants’ rights

Alexander Derhacobian, Staff Writer
February 22
Filed under News

Rarely do local governments intervene in the federal courts, but a controversial case being considered by the Supreme Court regarding immigrants’ rights has prompted San Mateo County to take a stance. On Feb. 10, San Mateo County filed a “friend of the court” brief on the case Jennings v. Rodrig...

MaMa’s cooking in Downtown San Mateo

MaMa’s cooking in Downtown San Mateo

Shayan Mandegarian, Staff Writer
April 27
Filed under A&E

On the corner of El Camino and 25th Avenue in downtown San Mateo in the shady side of town is a Vietnamese restaurant called MaMa's. MaMa's Vietnamese Cuisine may not attract much attention from the outside and the surrounding buildings, but it deserves a chance. Similar to the other restaurants...

San Mateo County’s unemployment rate becomes second lowest in California

San Mateo County’s unemployment rate becomes second lowest in California

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer
November 26
Filed under News

San Mateo County unemployment rates dropped to 5.1 percent, the second lowest in all of California. State data of unemployment rates released on Nov. 22 showed that unemployment rates have been dropping throughout the Bay Area. San Mateo County ranks second under Marin County in terms of lowest unemployment...

Mimi’s Cafe brings France to San Mateo

Mimi’s Cafe brings France to San Mateo

Tracy Chu, Staff Writer
November 15
Filed under A&E, Top News

Mimi’s Cafe in San Mateo, Calif. offers a tasty assortment of French dishes with many unique flavors. Located among a collection of stores at Bridgepointe Shopping Center, Mimi’s Cafe is a cozy sit-down restaurant that serves a variety of foods from sandwiches and salads to calamari and salmon. I or...

San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved budget for new jail

San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved budget for new jail

September 27
Filed under Campus

          The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors approved a budget of $44.2 million for the new jail in Redwood City on Sept. 25, 2012. The board voted 5-0 on a budget that gives funding for a new jail in Redwood City. The board President Adrienne ...

Carlmont soccer loses to San Mateo

Carlmont soccer loses to San Mateo

Gabriela d'Souza, Staff Writer
February 8
Filed under Sports

Carlmont Varsity soccer players lost 1-0 in their game against San Mateo on Wednesday afternoon, resulting in their fourth loss of the season. Carlmont Varsity is now 5-4-1 in the PAL standings. San Mateo players started off strong, steadily moving toward the Carlmont goalie, Zack Wooster, and pressuring...

Girls Water Polo dominates San Mateo

October 14
Filed under Sports

Yesterday the San Mateo girls varsity water polo visited Carlmont for the Scots 9th game. Earlier in the season th eLady Scots battle the same team at thier home, winning with an effort of 22-1. The Scots were not expecting too much of a game, as there almost was no game. San Mateo joined the peninsula...

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