Monthly Archives: December 2012

Gupta appointed to City Council

December 31, 2012
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Gupta appointed to City Council

Congratulations to Pradeep Gupta on his appointment to our City Council filling the vacancy from Kevin Mullin. From our City Clerks Office: “Dr. Pradeep Gupta appointed to fill City Council seat vacated by Hon. Kevin Mullin through November 5, 2013; Special Election to be held The South San Francisco City Council took action at its…

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South City LOVES our 49ers!

December 30, 2012
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South City LOVES our 49ers!

From the archives, ESC pulls out our 49er red as we keep our fingers crossed hoping our local SF 49ers can make it to the playoffs – and move onto the SUPER BOWL! UPDATE: WIN!! YES!

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Happy and SAFE New Year’s Eve

December 30, 2012
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Happy and SAFE New Year’s Eve

With New Year’s Eve arriving in the next 24 hours now is the time to program some emergency numbers and contacts in your phone if you plan to be out on the town ringing in the new year. *Once again AAA will be offering their FREE Tipsy Tow  to any intoxicated driver and their passengers…

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Genentech goes GEEKNAM Style

December 29, 2012
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Genentech goes GEEKNAM Style

Genentech, always known for being a great place to work is also a great place to play. Andy Wang leads Genentech employees in a tribute to the greatest of all music videos, in true geek style on this YouTube video that was published December 14, 2012.  Who do you recognize?    

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Coyote sightings in South City

December 29, 2012
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Coyote sightings in South City

There have been many recent reports of coyote sightings in our city. While this is not new, there does seem to be an increase in sightings as well as more public locations. San Bruno Mountain range has long been home to a multitude of wild life, coyotes included. Through the years sightings on Sign Hill…

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SSFPD Officier RICKY AMADOR Saves Infant on Christmas Day

December 28, 2012
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SSFPD Officier RICKY AMADOR Saves Infant on Christmas Day

A forever thankful family received the best Christmas present on Christmas morning around 10:45 when South San Francisco Police Office RICKY AMADOR responded to a call that an infant was unresponsive. AMADOR immediately took action, clearing the baby’s airway and allowing her to breathe again. The baby was taken to the hospital for follow up…

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HOME for the holidays

December 25, 2012
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HOME for the holidays

    Our city has long been known for our Christmas decorations from early days on Lilac Lane to recent years through Parkway Estates.  The Christmas lights through out the downtown area go up every year after Thanksgiving and give us the signal that the start of the holiday season is upon us. Enjoy some…

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Student musicians turned street performers in South San Francisco

December 23, 2012
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Student musicians turned street performers in South San Francisco

Those walking on Grand Avenue today were treated to some cheerful holiday tunes compliments of two students of Bronstein Music along with their instructor Steve Bell. Bronstein jokes, ” First concert ever, and they were out in the cold and rain. ”  Rawnie Clements replied on Bronstein’s Facebook Page, “Very good idea to share music…

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Welcome to EVERYTHING SOUTH CITY!

December 20, 2012
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Welcome to EVERYTHING SOUTH CITY!

On December 20, 2012 ESC set about a ‘soft launch’ of our website and we thank everyone for the feedback we have already received. ESC will continue to grow organically as our readers interest identifies directions and uses that benefit our community. So please keep your comments coming and thank you for your support, and…

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Are you living in a flood zone?

December 8, 2012
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Are you living in a flood zone?

Many homeowners have received recent notification from FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Administration) stating they are now living in an area that may be a risk for flooding.  The notice alerts homeowners to the fact they must now purchase flood insurance and their mortgage lender is now required to have proof of this landholders flood insurance.…

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