Monthly Archives: August 2018

Seton bankruptcy plan by Dr. Patrick Soon Shiong a slap in the face to nuns, the poor

August 31, 2018
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Seton bankruptcy plan by Dr. Patrick Soon Shiong a slap in the face to nuns, the poor

South San Francisco, CA   August 31, 2018 by San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa Announcement by Verity that it will file for bankruptcy jeopardizes health of underserved in north San Mateo County, across California   REDWOOD CITY – San Mateo County Supervisor David J. Canepa issued the following statement today after Verity Health announced it is…

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September is California Pedestrian Safety Month

August 30, 2018
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September is California Pedestrian Safety Month

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018  Submitted by SSFPD South San Francisco Police reminds the public that “Pedestrians Don’t Have Armor”   September is Pedestrian Safety Month and the South San Francisco Police Department will be joining the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), along with other law enforcement agencies, transportation agencies and pedestrian…

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Caltrain and SamTrans will Operate a Sunday Schedule for Labor Day

August 30, 2018
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Caltrain and SamTrans will Operate a Sunday Schedule for Labor Day

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018   Press Release Caltrain and SamTrans will operate a Sunday schedule for Labor Day on Monday, September 3. Caltrain service will not operate south of the Diridon Station, but a shuttle bus will be available between Tamien and Diridon Stations. The last southbound train of the day will…

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SSFPD Media Release: Armed Robbery August 29, 2018 on the 1100 block of Mission Road SSF

August 30, 2018
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SSFPD Media Release: Armed Robbery August 29, 2018 on the 1100 block of Mission Road SSF

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018  Submitted by SSFPD On August 29th , 2018 at approximately 8:55 P.M., two businesses on the 1 I 00 block of Mission Road were robbed. A male suspect entered a business, brandished a firearm and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect left the business and entered another…

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Genentech’s HEMLIBRA® Offers Promise to Hemophilia Patients

August 30, 2018
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Genentech’s HEMLIBRA® Offers Promise to Hemophilia Patients

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018 Press Release Positive Phase III Results for Genentech’s HEMLIBRA® (emicizumab-kxwh) for Hemophilia A Without Factor VIII Inhibitors Published in New England Journal of Medicine — HEMLIBRA prophylaxis significantly reduced bleeds compared to no prophylaxis — — HEMLIBRA is the first medicine to demonstrate superior efficacy to prior factor…

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Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA’s Pet of the Week: Snow White

August 30, 2018
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Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA’s Pet of the Week: Snow White

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018  Submitted by Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA   “Magic mirror in my hand, who is the fairest in the land?”  That would be Snow White of course.  This Snow White is a spayed adult female short-haired rabbit looking for a Prince or Princess to make her happily ever…

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SSFPD Media Release: Strong Arm Robbery on Centennial Trail

August 30, 2018
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SSFPD Media Release: Strong Arm Robbery on Centennial Trail

South San Francisco, CA   August 30, 2018  Submitted by SSFPD On Wednesday August 29, 2018  at 3:45 P.M., two male juvenile victims were walking on Centennial Trail in South San Francisco when they were approached by a group of approximately 10 other juvenile suspects. The group circled the two victims and physically assaulted them. During…

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Traffic on Chestnut Worsens and Will Continue as Area Grows – Solutions Needed Now!

August 29, 2018
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Traffic on Chestnut Worsens and Will Continue as Area Grows – Solutions Needed Now!

South San Francisco, CA  August 29, 2018 We all know the traffic in South San Francisco continues to worsen becoming more problematic for us all to get from one place to the other. Apps like WAZE offer commuters short cuts through what was once local traffic only as our main arteries are backed up for…

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Bye Bye Kitty as Sanrio Announces Departure from South San Francisco; Blow Out Sale Sept 15 and 22

August 29, 2018
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Bye Bye Kitty as Sanrio Announces Departure from South San Francisco; Blow Out Sale Sept 15 and 22

South San Francisco, CA   August 29, 2018 Submitted by SSF Mayor Liza Normandy Bye Bye Kitty 😿 – Sanrio, located at 570 Ecceles Avenue here in SSF has made the sad decision to move their operations to Los Angeles. The last day the store will be open will be Saturday, September 8th. ! They will…

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Shoreline Protection and Management Visioning Workshop Set For Sept 20th in Burlingame

August 29, 2018
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Shoreline Protection and Management Visioning Workshop Set For Sept 20th in Burlingame

South San Francisco, CA   August 29, 2018 Please join San Mateo County and representatives from local, state, and federal government, nonprofits, and businesses for a Sea Change SMC workshop on sea level rise adaptation strategies. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss and envision approaches for future sea level rise solutions in specific geographic…

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