Vilma Larreynaga

November 22, 2011
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Vilma Larreynaga

We have just received the sad news of Vilma Larreynaga’s passing. Many know Vilma from Longs (Savon/CVS) She was a good friend to many and she will be sorely missed. Rest in peace dear one. *Juxtica Denning: Vilma always made me laugh when we worked together. It made the day go faster. She will be…

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The WINDBREAKERS; South San Francisco’s Semi-Pro Football Team from the 1940’s

November 13, 2011
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The WINDBREAKERS; South San Francisco’s Semi-Pro Football Team from the 1940’s

The WINDBREAKERS; South San Francisco’s Semi-Pro Football Team from the 1940’s Did you know South City had a Semi-Pro Football Team back in the 1940’s? Great history to enjoy! 1946 according to ALDO DiTOMASI, 3 time SSFHS Blanket Award Recipient, shares a brief history: A group of Alumni returning from the WWII in 1946 got…

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Veteran Owned Businesses

November 11, 2011
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Keep Veterans Appreciation ALL Year Long – Support  YOUR LOCAL Veteran Owned Businesses. Please share with others. Very Cool, here are a few of the many listed on this link: http://www.buyveteran.com/Search.aspx   Bai, Inc South San Francisco,  CA  94080-6518   Marchetti Construction, Inc South San Francisco,  CA  94080-6108   Carcione’s Fresh Produce Co, I South…

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Specialist Jon Belli Bronze Star of Valor

November 10, 2011
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Specialist Jon Belli Bronze Star of Valor

Specialist Jonathan Belli By The Belli Family Specialist Jonathan Belli is a member of the Army National Guard 235th Combat Engineers in Petaluma. The unit deployed to Afghanistan in February 2009. They were based in Orgun-e, in the south east region in the mountains near Pakistan. Jon’s main duties were as the 50-Cal gunner on…

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Foreclosed Properties in South San Francisco

September 10, 2011
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Foreclosed Properties in South San Francisco

August 2011 Foreclosures in South City: Stage Street Sq Ft Beds Baths Est. Value Loan AmtAuction DUNDEE DR 1000 3 1.00 $453,878 $600,834 Bank Owned ALTA LOMA DR 1270 3 1.00 $478,313 $479,000 Bank Owned NURSERY WAY 2350 5 3.00 $879,261 $652,500 Bank Owned STEIN CT 1580 3 2.50 $460,393 $469,000 Auction HERMOSA LN 1180 2…

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Cemetery Union 256 Workers Locked Out

April 14, 2011
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Cemetery Union 256 Workers Locked Out

“12 workers from Local 256 have been locked out of work at the Woodlawn Cemetery by the owning company Service Corporation International in Texas. This company wants to reduce wages by $2 when the current wage is $17-23. Some of these workers have been with Woodlawn for decades. So when you drive by give these…

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Oyster Point Development Slated

January 31, 2011
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Oyster Point Development Slated

82 Acres out at OYSTER POINT are slated for redevelopment and will be discussed this Thursday evening  at the Planning Commission Meeting at the Municipal Social Building (MSB) at 7:30. This meeting can also be viewed on your local community TV channel26/27. The meeting is also  streamed on the city website. This large development will…

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New Year’s starts -and ends- early for man on Grand Avenue

December 31, 2010
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New Year’s starts -and ends- early for man on Grand Avenue

After the recent rash of violence on Grand Avenue, sirens once again brought concern on the corner of Grand Avenue and Linden Avenue. Thankfully it appears someone started, and ended, the New Year celebration a bit too early and enthusiastically and all ended well. Chris Garvin Cavagnaro was relieved to learn the cause of the…

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Thanks to ESC FB Admin Assistants

December 31, 2010
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Everything South City is a labor of love and we thank those have helped to make this such a success. GRACE FURCI, KAREN MCEVOY, ANGELA DE BENEDETTO, FRANKLIN CHUN, STEVE CAREY & ANITA PURPOSE all deserve a round of applause for stepping up & helping to moderate this FB page. And a HUGE thank you…

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Galli’s on Grand

December 21, 2010
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Galli’s on Grand

Galli’s Bakery on Grand Avenue is over 100 years old and still treats us with wonderful and delicious holiday goodies. This is one of the establishments that makes South City – South City! Bob Becker shares “I know it all to well…My aunt is a Galli. I grew up with an appreciation of their fine…

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South San Francisco High School Band Flea Market

October 20, 2010
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South San Francisco High School Band Flea Market

South City’s Warrior Band and Guard are offering flea market space to rent for their October 30th event. The spaces rent for $30 per space and the location will be in the South City High parking lot. All proceeds from your sales are yours to do with as you wish or you can donate to…

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El Camino High School Jazz Band at ATT Park

October 2, 2010
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El Camino High School Jazz Band at ATT Park

We should be so proud of our students for their amazing performance today at AT&T Park in San Francisco. So much dedication from the students, parents, and their awesome leader Rey Cabral.  Kathy Gregory is not alone in her sentiments, “Good job! You make South San Francisco proud?” Their rendition of Tower of Power’s ‘You’re…

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