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The last gasp of San Carlos's old order.

Op-Ed: Ode to the ceremonial mayor

December 13, 2018

Things are different in San Carlos. None of the three incumbents whose seats were up this year chose to run for re-election, so council gadflies can no longer enjoy the peren...

Official portrait of San Carlos Mayor Bob Grassilli.

Final thoughts from San Carlos Mayor Bob Grassilli

December 5, 2018

With all the construction and development in downtown San Carlos, some residents and business owners wonder if it's worth it. Still, in his last two weeks in the position, Mayo...

After the death of Ed Lee, the President of the Board of Supervisors, London Breed, became the acting mayor. Since then, Breed has been replaced with District 2 supervisor Mark Ferrell.

Replacement of San Francisco Mayor sparks outrage

February 6, 2018

After the unexpected death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Dec. 12, 2017, the President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, London Breed became the acting mayor. Ho...

From teacher to mayor: helping is the key

From teacher to mayor: helping is the key

December 14, 2014

History teacher David Braunstein was sworn in as Belmont’s mayor last week at a City Council meeting. After years on the City Council serving as the Vice Mayor, Braunstein...

Rob Ford at the

Toronto mayor smoking description released

March 19, 2014

A judge released a description of a tape of Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking what appears to be crack cocaine along with other court documents on March 19. News reports in May...

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

San Francisco mayor plans to bring back free Sunday parking

January 15, 2014

Finding an affordable parking spot in San Francisco can always be a challenge. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is planning to bring back free Sunday parking to the city. San ...

San Carlos mayor dies at age 46

May 10, 2011

At approximately 7:00 on Tuesday morning, the mayor of San Carlos passed away unexpectedly outside of his home. After dialing 911 and being rushed to Sequoia Hospital in Redwood...

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