Monthly Archives: June 2017

South San Francisco’s Mother’s Club 2nd Annual Trivia Night Fundraiser to be Hosted at Armstrong Brewery

June 30, 2017
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South San Francisco’s Mother’s Club 2nd Annual Trivia Night Fundraiser to be Hosted at Armstrong Brewery

South San Francisco, CA   June 30, 2017   Submitted by SSF Mother’s Club It’s SUPERHERO Trivia Time! Come out and join the SSFMC Momtenders at our 2nd Annual Trivia Night Fundraiser @ Armstrong Brewing Co. July 5! SUPERHERO Trivia starts at 7p, but come early to get your seats and put your food and…

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Genentech’s Emicizumab Showed Positive Results in Phase III Studies (HAVEN 1 And HAVEN 2) in Hemophilia A With Inhibitors

June 28, 2017
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Genentech’s Emicizumab Showed Positive Results in Phase III Studies (HAVEN 1 And HAVEN 2) in Hemophilia A With Inhibitors

South San Francisco, CA     June 27, 2017     Press Release Genentech  — Emicizumab showed substantial and clinically meaningful reduction in bleeds across two pivotal studies — — Data from HAVEN 1 in adults and adolescents and interim data from HAVEN 2 in children to be presented at the 26th International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis…

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The San Mateo County Harbor District is Going Green!

June 28, 2017
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The San Mateo County Harbor District is Going Green!

South San Francisco, CA  June 27, 2017  Submitted by Lau Hodges    On June 21, 2017, the San Mateo County Harbor District Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to upgrade to 100% clean and renewable energy with Peninsula Clean Energy’s ECO100 program. This earth-friendly decision will affect the three properties the Harbor District oversees: Pillar Point Harbor,…

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CPTF Volunteer Event Pecks Lot Clean Up and Tree Planting – June 2017

June 25, 2017
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CPTF Volunteer Event Pecks Lot Clean Up and Tree Planting – June 2017

South San Francisco, Ca   June 26, 2017  Submitted by Tom Carney, SSFFD, Safety Inspector, CPTF Director On Saturday, June 24th,  twenty-five Community Preservation Task Force volunteers along with neighbors from Pecks Lot and surrounding neighborhoods planted 11 trees and cleaned up  Pecks Lot. These volunteers worked tirelessly to protect the quality of life, property…

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Congratulations to US Citizen NORA KEVRANIAN; Living the American Dream

June 25, 2017
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Congratulations to US Citizen NORA KEVRANIAN; Living the American Dream

South San Francisco, CA   June 25, 2017    Nora Kevranian realized her dream this past week when she became a US Citizen. Nora’s grandparents were refugees who were forced to flee to Syria during the 1915 Armenian Genocide, leaving behind their home in Aintab, Turkey. Little did they know, their not yet conceived granddaughter’s future husband’s…

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A Friendly Reminder From our SSF Scavengers: Let’s Keep Our City Clean!

June 23, 2017
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A Friendly Reminder From our SSF Scavengers: Let’s Keep Our City Clean!

South San Francisco, CA    June 20, 2017  We all know how windy South San Francisco can be and we all need to step up our game keeping our City litter free. Thanks to the Scavenger Company for providing some great tips to help us with one big problem area; our garbage bins.     Too often…

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SSFPD Media Release: Seeking Info on Felony Hit and Run on West Orange Ave / ECR

June 23, 2017
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SSFPD Media Release: Seeking Info on Felony Hit and Run on West Orange Ave / ECR

South San Francisco, CA   June 23, 2017   Submitted by SSFPD  On Thursday, June 22nd 2017 at approximately I I :09 PM, 21-year-old Merced resident Francisco Avelar was driving his vehicle on West Orange Avenue at El Camino Real in South San Francisco, when he collided with a pedestrian crossing the roadway. Avelar fled…

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Ranking Member Adam Smith and 22 Armed Services Democrats Introduce Bill to Boost Unity and Deterrence Against Russian Aggression

June 23, 2017
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Ranking Member Adam Smith and 22 Armed Services Democrats Introduce Bill to Boost Unity and Deterrence Against Russian Aggression

South San Francisco, CA  June 23, 2017  Submitted by House Armed Services Committee Democrats NATIONAL NEWS Washington, DC – Today, House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA) and 22 original co-sponsors from the Armed Services Committee introduced the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression Act of 2017. The original co-sponsors are Smith, Rep. Robert Brady…

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Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA Pet of the Week: Sofia!

June 23, 2017
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Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA Pet of the Week: Sofia!

South San Francisco, CA    June 23, 2017     Submitted by Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA   Meet Sofia: a charming and high energy 9 month old gal still bursting with kitten playfulness that looks like it’s here to stay. She’s looking for a cat savvy BFF who is ready to enjoy all the…

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New Cheer Squad Coach at El Camino High School Looks to Spur Sport to New Heights

June 23, 2017
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New Cheer Squad Coach at El Camino High School Looks to Spur Sport to New Heights

South San Francisco, CA   June 23, 2017   In October 2015 Governor Brown signed the bi-partisan Assembly Bill 949, authored by Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (D-San Diego) which officially made Cheerleading a recognized sport in California, joining Michigan, New York, Maine, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, New Mexico, South Dakota, Alaska and Virgina . El Camino High School…

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