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Everything South City On Scene; Khan Academy Receives $3M Grant from Amgen

October 13, 2017
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Everything South City On Scene; Khan Academy Receives $3M Grant from Amgen

South San Francisco, CA  October 13, 2017 by Mel Ellison, ESC Correspondent   On Thursday, October 12, the Amgen Foundation formally announced a $3 million grant to the innovative Khan Academy. The Amgen Foundation is the exclusive sponsor of the Khan Academy’s biology content, and the grant, which is to be spread over the next…

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Free Coworking Day for Entrepreneurs Hosted by Bay Area Entrepreneur Center October 25th

October 13, 2017
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Free Coworking Day for Entrepreneurs Hosted by Bay Area Entrepreneur Center October 25th

South San Francisco, CA  October 13, 2017 Submitted by SSF Economic and Community Development Department Skip the coffee shop to get your work done and come to the Bay Area Entrepreneur Center. We are having a free co-working day for all entrepreneurs. Free Coworking Day is for entrepreneurs, freelancers, start-ups, remote workers, and professionals to…

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Governor Signs Hill Bill Enabling San Mateo County to Potentially Reap Millions in Construction Project Savings

October 9, 2017
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Governor Signs Hill Bill Enabling San Mateo County to Potentially Reap Millions in Construction Project Savings

South San Francisco, CA   October 9, 2017 Submitted by Leslie Guevarra Office of Senator Hill Governor Sign Bill Enabling San Mateo County and Three Peninsula Districts to Potentially Reap Millions in Savings for Major Construction Projects  SB 793 by Senator Jerry Hill Takes Effect January 1   SACRAMENTO – Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 793 by…

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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Warns of Scam Phone Calls

October 4, 2017
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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Warns of Scam Phone Calls

South San Francisco, CA October 4, 2017 Submitted by SFPUC  Editors note: South San Francisco is served by California Water Service Company and Westborough Water District, however we are sharing this warning out of San Francisco to assist getting this warning out. It is also a good reminder to always check with your utility department directly with concerns. …

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Peninsula Clean Energy Announces Workshop at SSF Library 14th, Farmers Market Tabling 7, 14, 21st

October 4, 2017
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Peninsula Clean Energy Announces Workshop at SSF Library 14th, Farmers Market Tabling 7, 14, 21st

South San Francisco, CA   October 4, 2017 Submitted by Alejandra Posada, Communications and Outreach Fellow, Peninsula Clean Energy Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE) is San Mateo County’s official electricity provider, launched collaboratively by the County of San Mateo and all its twenty cities to meet local climate action goals. PCE has been operational for one year now, and…

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Free For All Fridays: ESC Social Media Dedicated to You

October 4, 2017
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Free For All Fridays: ESC Social Media Dedicated to You

South San Francisco, CA   October 4, 2017  Everything South City, South San Francisco’s #1 go to for local news and views, was created to give voice to all, including our businesses, clubs, schools, and individuals   so every Fridays we offer a unique way to get your message out to a larger audience. FREE…

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Make Caltrain Part of Your Trip to Fleet Week in San Francisco

October 2, 2017
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Make Caltrain Part of Your Trip to Fleet Week in San Francisco

South San Francisco, CA  October 2, 2017  Caltrain Press Release  Attendees can use Caltrain to “fly” over to San Francisco for Fleet Week festivities on the city’s waterfront this week. The festivities began Sunday and will continue through Monday, October 9. Caltrain’s weekday and weekend schedules offer plenty of options for traveling to San Francisco. …

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SSF Offers Construction Update Meeting for Downtown Business Owners Oct 4th and 8th

October 1, 2017
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SSF Offers Construction Update Meeting for Downtown Business Owners Oct 4th and 8th

South San Francisco, CA  October 1, 2017 Submitted by Leslie Arroyo, City of South San Francisco Attention South San Francisco Downtown Business Owners! You’re invited to The City of South San Francisco Town Hall Meeting on  SSF Construction! Wednesday, Oct. 4, 6-7pm  Morelos Hall 209 Miller Ave. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 8-9am, Grand Palace, 359 Grand…

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Kaiser Permanente Labor Management Partnership Hits 150,000 Members, Celebrates 20th Year

September 29, 2017
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Kaiser Permanente Labor Management Partnership Hits 150,000 Members, Celebrates 20th Year

South San Francisco, CA September 29, 2017 Submitted by Joe Fragola, Kaiser Permanente As membership reaches all-time high, California governor congratulates partnership on two decades of union growth and success   Twenty years ago this fall, Kaiser Permanente and the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions formed the innovative Labor Management Partnership — a new way…

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South City Grad Returns to Set Up Dental Practice; Welcome Kimberly A. Liao, DDS

September 29, 2017
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South City Grad Returns to Set Up Dental Practice; Welcome Kimberly A. Liao, DDS

South San Francisco, CA  September 29, 2017 EDITORS NOTE: We are excited to welcome Kimberly Liao back to South San Francisco as she sets up her new dental practice downtown. The increased cost of living in South City has forced too many of our residents out of the area causing us to appreciate Dr. Liao’s…

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