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The Belmont City Council held a meeting to discuss upgrading plans for Twin Pines Park.

Belmont City Council works to improve Twin Pines Parks

April 9, 2019

After many years, the Belmont City Council has finally acquired future plans to upgrade Twin Pines Park. “Twin Pines is one of the jewels of Belmont, but it can use some updates and poli...

UCLA, one of the UC campuses, was the most applied to college in the country in 2019.

Opinion: The UC System is cheating California residents

March 26, 2019

In 2018, 22 percent of out-of-state applicants were admitted by UCLA. The acceptance rate for California residents: 12 percent. Those numbers mean that of the 71,569 Cali...

Like many new apartment buildings, smoking is prohibited at the Trestle apartment complex.

Multifamily housing residents plead for a smoking ban

February 8, 2019

Following the lead of other cities in the San Mateo County, the San Carlos City Council is tackling the problem of smoking in apartment buildings. On Jan. 28, a study session was...

Susan Kimmel, owner of Clocktower Music, puts up a window cling sign welcoming all customers  to her store.

San Carlos residents look for new ways to be inclusive

November 13, 2017

The city of San Carlos is known as "The City of Good Living" and some are looking to make it even better. On Nov. 4, teens from the San Carlos Youth Advisory Council walked around Laurel Street handing out wind...

Starbucks hosts the Redwood City Police Department as they meet with community members for the national Coffee with a Cop day.

Redwood City residents and police officers bond over coffee

October 15, 2017

Residents of Redwood City and members of the Redwood City Police Force joined together at the Starbucks on Broadway to celebrate Coffee with a Cop day.  Coffee with a Cop is ...

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