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SMC Harbor District Special Meeting Agenda for Wednesday, February 22, 2017 – Strategic Planning Workshop

February 19, 2017
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SMC Harbor District Special Meeting Agenda for Wednesday, February 22, 2017 – Strategic Planning Workshop

South San Francisco, Ca   February 19, 2017   With the new development being proposed by Greenland Corp on our Oyster Point Marina this strategic planning workshop will be interesting as the SMC Harbor District meets on Wed Feb 22nd for this full day event which is open to the public.

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New Bills by Senator Hill Crack Down on Drivers Buzzed on Dope & Booze, and More

February 18, 2017
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New Bills by Senator Hill Crack Down on Drivers Buzzed on Dope & Booze, and More

South San Francisco, CA   February 18, 2017  Submitted by Leslie Guevarra, Office of Senator Hill  Senator Hill Authors Bills to Crack Down on Drivers Buzzed on Drugs and Alcohol, Require Regular Inspections of Apartment Balconies, and Increase the Number of Community Colleges Offering 4-Year Degrees SACRAMENTO – State Senator Jerry Hill introduced legislation Friday…

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RV Parking in SSF: What are the City Municipal Codes?

February 17, 2017
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RV Parking in SSF: What are the City Municipal Codes?

South San Francisco, CA   February 17, 2017    What are the rules in South San Francisco pertaining to Recreational Vehicles being parked on the street or in private driveways? This question comes to us a few times a year and SSFPD Corporal Anthony Pinell of the Traffic Enforcement/Motor Unit has provided us with an overview…

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How Your Food Scraps Power Our Scavenger Trucks: the Story of Anaerobic Digestion

February 17, 2017
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How Your Food Scraps Power Our Scavenger Trucks: the Story of Anaerobic Digestion

South San Francisco, CA    February 17, 2017  Submitted by SSF Scavenger Company Compost Quiz What is Anaerobic Digestion? According to Wikipedia, anaerobic digestion (AD) is a “collection of processes by which microorganisms break down biodegradable material in the absence of oxygen.” It happens in your stomach, and it happens at the Biogenic CNG Facility…

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BIO Statement on President Trump’s Comments Supporting Biopharmaceutical Competition and Innovation

February 12, 2017
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BIO Statement on President Trump’s Comments Supporting Biopharmaceutical Competition and Innovation

South San Francisco, CA   February 12, 2017   BIO Press Release NOTE: Our City is known as the ‘Birthplace of Biotech’ and is an international leader with our cluster of life science businesses. Last year San Francisco was host to the 2016 BIO Conference which will be held in San Diego this year. More via ESC HERE  Washington,…

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Soroptimist Annual Step Into Spring Slated for March 3rd at SSF MSB

February 12, 2017
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Soroptimist Annual Step Into Spring Slated for March 3rd at SSF MSB

South San Francisco, CA   February 12, 2017   Submitted by Jo Zemke A Benefit for Soroptimist Rising Stars “Soroptimist improves the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic empowerment” Date: Friday, March 3 at 5:30 PM – 8 PM Location: Municipal Services Building Social Hall 33 Arroyo Drive South San…

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SSFPD Media Release: Arrest of Serial Wallet Thief Targeting Elderly Female Victims

February 10, 2017
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SSFPD Media Release: Arrest of Serial Wallet Thief Targeting Elderly Female Victims

South San Francisco, CA   February 10, 2017  Submitted by SSFPD  42 year-old Renetha Thomas, was arrested yesterday,  02-09-2017, at her residence  in San Jose by  Detectives from the South San Francisco Department. This was the conclusion to a several months-long investigation of the serial wallet thief who was victimizing elderly female victims, not only…

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Mission Blue Nursery-Native Plant Sale 2/18

February 10, 2017
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Mission Blue Nursery-Native Plant Sale 2/18

South San Francisco, CA    February 10, 2017  Submitted by Ariel Cherbowsky, San Bruno Mountain Watch Join us for our Native Plant Sale! All the plants grown at Mission Blue Nursery plants are sourced from the hills, canyons, creeks, and meadows of beautiful San Bruno Mountain! Bring home the mountain’s remarkable native flora for your…

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Author/Artist Talk: WILD MAN- The Natural History of Georg Wilhelm Steller at SSF Library Sunday Feb 12th

February 10, 2017
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Author/Artist Talk: WILD MAN- The Natural History of Georg Wilhelm Steller at SSF Library Sunday Feb 12th

South San Francisco, CA   February 10, 2017  Submitted by Anissa Malady, SSF Library The South San Francisco Public Library is pleased be hosting T. Edward Bak, who will discuss his natural history graphic novel, Wild Man. This event is in connection with the San Mateo Comic Arts Fest 2017. We hope to inspire artists and readers…

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South City Students Win Top Prize in IBM’s Watson Developer Conference

February 10, 2017
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South City Students Win Top Prize in IBM’s Watson Developer Conference

South San Francisco, CA    February 10, 2017   Submitted  by SSFUSD What’s simply fantastic…SSFUSD Superintendent Dr. Moore personally recognized Mario Lopez, El Camino High School (South San Francisco) senior, and Jimmy Wen, South San Francisco High School senior, for winning the top prize at IBM’s Watson Developer Conference. Jimmy and Mario teamed up early…

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