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Bay Area bicycle thefts increase

Bay Area bicycle thefts increase

Gabby Tirsell, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under News

Bicycle theft in the Bay Area is becoming more common with incidents occurring almost every day. Still, people do not know how to prevent and report a bike theft correctly. Sergeant Dan Smith of the Redwood City Police said, “There’s actually thefts all over the Bay Area. We find bicycles all the time, and we run the serial number,...

California charges largest penalty for safety violations ever

California charges largest penalty for safety violations ever

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

The Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) faces an additional $200 million penalty fee due to the San Bruno pipeline explosion in 2010. According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the pipeline explosion in San Bruno killed eight people, injured 66 others, and 38 homes. It was caused...

Belmont gas line safety in question

Belmont gas line safety in question

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

October 16, 2013


Filed under News

The safety of Belmont’s gas lines have been called into question after the recent shut down of a San Carlos gas line on Oct. 7. San Carlos shut down one of their gas lines in order to examine its safety. This has led to concerns being brought up about Belmont’s gas lines as well. While Belmont’s g...

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