Monthly Archives: January 2016

An open letter to the SSF Community Regarding School Construction

January 22, 2016
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An open letter to the SSF  Community Regarding School Construction

South San Francisco, CA    January 22, 2016   from SSFUSD Superintendent Dr. Shawnterra Moore & SSFUSD Board President Patrick Lucy South San Francisco Unified School District is fortunate to have the support of the voters who overwhelmingly approved our Measure J school bond in 2010. Over the past couple of years, we have been working  diligently…

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DUI Saturation Patrols Planned for 1/23 in Millbrae and San Bruno

January 22, 2016
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DUI Saturation Patrols Planned for 1/23 in Millbrae and San Bruno

South San Francisco, CA            January 22, 2016           Submitted by SMC Alert System  On Saturday January 23, 2015 Officers from the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office, San Bruno Police Department, and Burlingame Police Department’s DUI Enforcement Team will be deploying to stop and arrest alcohol and…

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An End to Robocalls? Find Out How You Can Stop Them

January 21, 2016
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South San Francisco,  CA         January 21, 2016      Submitted by Caitlyn, Smartcaller.com In the summer of 2015 the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) told all of the phone carriers in the U.S. that they should start blocking annoying, illegal automated calls to their customers. So that means R.I.P. to Rachel at…

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Million Dollar Shack: Trapped in Silicon Valley’s Housing Bubble

January 21, 2016
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Million Dollar Shack: Trapped in Silicon Valley’s Housing Bubble

South San Francisco, CA      January 21, 2016      Youtube video by  Michelle Joyce NOTE: As our City continues to see more growth, both in residential and commercial building, there is excitement to see our region transform. At the same time the housing crisis is real and the impact is felt intensely by…

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Daina Lujan Appointed to SSFUSD Provisional Board Seat

January 21, 2016
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Daina Lujan Appointed to SSFUSD Provisional Board Seat

South San Francisco, CA    January 21, 2016  Submitted by John Horgan, SSFUSD   The South San Francisco Unified School District Board of Trustees has appointed Daina Lujan to fill a vacant Board seat on a provisional basis.   Ms. Lujan can seek election to the position this coming November. The seat, which became open due…

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Housing Crisis: Affordable for Locals or High End for Wealthy Techies – A Neighbor Weighs In

January 21, 2016
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Housing Crisis: Affordable for Locals or High End for Wealthy Techies – A Neighbor Weighs In

South San Francisco, CA       January 20, 2016                     Public Letter to SSF City Leaders by John Martoni Dear South City Leaders: I appreciate your leadership and enjoy living in Downtown South City because it is diverse/eclectic, quaint, has good services, and is stable. I…

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SMPD Arrests Two Suspects Following Attempted Home Invasion and Attempted Murder of a Peace Officer

January 20, 2016
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SMPD Arrests Two Suspects Following Attempted Home Invasion and Attempted Murder of a Peace Officer

South San Francisco, CA   January 20, 2016   Submitted by San Mateo Police Department On 1-20-16 at about 0245, SMPD officers responded to a report from an urgent 911 caller who reported that a male prowler with a flashlight was trying to break into his home on Green Oak Court. The victim remained on…

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Attempted Break-in on Home near Parkway Middle School

January 20, 2016
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Attempted Break-in on Home near Parkway Middle School

South San Francisco, CA   January 20, 2016   Submitted by Chris Vito Chris Vito‎ posted to our Facebook wall today, of another attempt at a residential break-in in our City. “My sisters house was a target for burglary thankfully they didn’t get in. Apparently the method of trying to get acess is very obvious with…

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CANCELED! Colma Creek Winter Clean Up 2016

January 20, 2016
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CANCELED! Colma Creek Winter Clean Up 2016

South San Francisco, CA   January 20, 2016  Submitted by Tina Rozzani, SSFFD Admin UPDATE Due to bad weather this event has been postponed. We will update when new dates are made available. Volunteers are invited out to help with Winter 2016 Colma Creek Clean Up efforts this upcoming Saturday January 23rd, weather permitting. The…

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Kaiser Permanente Keeping the Dream Alive on MLK Day of Service

January 20, 2016
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Kaiser Permanente Keeping the Dream Alive on MLK Day of Service

South San Francisco, CA     January 20, 2016      Submitted by Joe Fragola, Kaiser Permanente  Giving Back to the Communities We Serve on Jan. 18   Kaiser Permanente South San Francisco physicians, nurses, staff, managers and their families joined together to volunteer their time to give back to the community of students and…

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