Monthly Archives: June 2012

Westborough Shopping Center

June 25, 2012
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Westborough Shopping Center

Westborough Shopping Center By Kamala Silva Wolfe Peninsula Progress June 13-20, 2012 There is a lot of buzz about the construction happening up at the Westborough Square Shopping Center and rightly so. South San Francisco’s shopping centers all have seen better days and they are looking very worn and tired, including the Westborough Shopping Center…

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Lighten up on Grand Avenue

June 20, 2012
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Lighten up on Grand Avenue

South San Francisco, CA    June 20, 2012 Addressing security concerns with better light quality is only one reason Grand Avenue, and side streets, received an upgrade to the historical lampposts in June. “This new lighting will consume less electricity and save money on operating and maintenance costs” Frank McAuley reports. “We have 42 lampposts in…

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Memories from a South City native

June 13, 2012
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Memories from a South City native

Memories from a South City native By Nadine Bottini Moreno  South San Francisco was a home for me long before I was even born. My family moved to South City back in the 1920’s and bought up an area of property and buildings. They eventually started businesses and built their homes on the land. To…

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Spotlight On …. Patricia Noonan Lopez, owner Purity Day Spa

June 6, 2012
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Spotlight On …. Patricia Noonan Lopez, owner Purity Day Spa

Spotlight On …. Patricia Noonan Lopez, owner Purity Day Spa Patricia Noonan Lopez opened Purity Day Spa a few years back after 20 years of offering body work in other locations including Watercourse Way in Palo Alto and Saratoga’s Preston Wynn Spa.  Patricia says the decision came to her after many conversations with her mom,…

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Regulating Health

June 6, 2012
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Regulating Health

Regulating Health New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s proposed ban on large sugary drinks has been a national hot topic this past week and rightly so.  Is this another step into a nanny state or does it bring attention to potentially unhealthy habits?  It is a fact our nation has been supersized and associated health…

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ESC Recap June 6, 2012

June 6, 2012
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ESC Recap June 6, 2012

What’s up South City? Another memorable week across our city as the schools let out leaving many bittersweet memories; saying good bye to the past year and hello to a new future is never easy. Eric Jacobson, aka Coach Jake from El Camino High School shares: CONGRATULATIONS to the Class of 2012. I’m both Happy…

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