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The new art exhibition by Kate Dodd focuses on the importance of knowledge from books. The mini exhibit rests to the side of the Courthouse Square in Redwood City and is open to the public.

New rotation of art exhibits bring vibrance to Redwood City with secret, empowering messages

March 15, 2019

In the Redwood City Courthouse Square, a new art installation has been established. Through a new program named Art Kisoki, Redwood City has partnered with different artists, both local and global, to incorporate modern issues into...

Citizens in Redwood City joined protesters across the nation calling for protection for the Mueller investigation.

‘Nobody is Above the Law’ protesters demand accountability

November 9, 2018

The sun may have been setting, but the people were just beginning to rise. On Thursday, Nov. 8, protesters gathered at Courthouse Square in Redwood City at 5 p.m. as part of a n...

Three incumbents and one outsider are vying for three seats on the City Council.

Op-Ed: Don’t let rhetoric trump reason in Belmont

November 2, 2018

A couple months ago, I published a pretty lengthy article that drew a few conclusions on the nature of development in Belmont and how certain past forces have left us in our pre...

The official logo of a Harvest Bloom, a marijuana delivery service that was recently to able plant roots in Redwood city

New cannabis regulations encourage Redwood City vendors

May 10, 2018

In Redwood city, small marijuana delivery businesses have been delivering for years, but now they are looking to make Redwood city their headquarters. That became possible,...

Jane Doe*, one of the few donors at the Redwood City blood drive, hold out her arm as a nurse collects her blood.

Local blood bank seeks more donors

May 1, 2018

Blood donor turnout is too low. In partnership with the Blood Centers of the Pacific, the Redwood City Public Library hosted a blood drive open to any community member over ag...

Students march for their lives in Redwood City

March 25, 2018

Victoria Valle Remond reports on Redwood City's March for Our Lives and the powerful students involved.

Calpurnia’s ‘City Boy’ makes a splash in indie rock

March 22, 2018

“City Boy,” the new hit single by the rising band Calpurnia, sings an indie rock n’ roll sound that delights the ears with simple but catchy lyrics. Lead singer Finn ...

San Carlos City Hall houses the Council Chambers where the City Council meets.

San Carlos City Council candidates prepare for election

March 20, 2018

Three new candidates have announced their campaigns for the upcoming San Carlos City Council elections. The elections will be held in November 2018 and three seats will be open. The candidates, Adam Rak, Laura Parmer-Lohan, and Sara McDowel...

Trees are placed all over Belmont, including in front of the city sign, which has added to Belmont's Tree City status.

Belmont awarded Tree City status once again

March 18, 2018

Belmont has become a Tree City as a result of its environmentally mindful actions. To become a Tree City, a community must meet certain criteria. Some of these standards inclu...

An example of how many teachers feel seeing their paycheck.

Teachers continue the battle over fair pay

December 4, 2017

Teachers are not paid enough—that's already established. But now, many elementary teachers in San Mateo and San Carlos are threatening to go on strike if they do not get their...

Redwood City's Hometown Days engages many guests with a variety of attractions.

Hometown Days opens holiday season for Redwood City

December 3, 2017

On Dec. 2, Redwood City hosted their annual Hometown Days on and around the courthouse square.  The event, which was set up by the Redwood City Downtown Business Group, featur...

Art on the Square was held inside the San Mateo County History Museum in Redwood City.

Art on the Square show provides a stroke of creativity for Redwood City

November 24, 2017

Local residents and artists came to the Art on the Square show in the San Mateo County History Museum to view and share art. Pottery, jewelry, woodwork, ceramics, painting, and photography were jus...

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