The Baden Kennel Club

January 8, 2013
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The Baden Kennel Club

A little throw back here, from our local historian Rhod with his research: The Baden Kennel Club (a greyhound racing track) opened in 1933. It helped many families who had lost work in the factories, but also brought controversy. Some residents were very concerned about the betting and criminal element associated with race tracks. Competition…

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Where do you go for auto repairs?

January 7, 2013
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Where do you go for auto repairs?

That was the question Dianna Erdesz Armanino put to our readers on our facebook page today and over 27 of our local friends stepped up with worthy referrals they have come to trust. Here are a few responses to Dianna’s question, “Does anyone have any suggestions for a good and honest mechanic in SSF?” ESC…

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VFW 4103 SSF seeks essay contestants

January 7, 2013
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Voice of Democracy & Patriots Pen 2013-2014 Themes Announced Posted on January 7, 2013 by VFW Post 4103 in Voice of Democracy/Patriot’s Pen Veterans of Foreign Wars National Headquarters has recently announced the themes for the 2013 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen essay contests. We, as a local VFW Post, encourage all eligible students…

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2013 Winter Basketball League

January 7, 2013
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2013 Winter Basketball League

The Boys and Girls Club of North San Mateo County Athletic League has announced the 2013 Winter Basketball League.  The league runs February 5th to April 6th in SSFREGISTRATION: Registration runs Monday, January 7 – 18, 2013 between the hours of 2:30 and 6 p.m. only. Please note: Friday January 18th, 2013 will be the…

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JOBS! It must be Monday!

January 7, 2013
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JOBS! It must be Monday!

It must be MONDAY – Jobs!! (all good things, aka the holidays, must end, time to get back at it) * User Experience Researcher – Google SF * Data Entry Clerk – FCi Federal San Bruno * Part-time sitter -(1 3yr old) Daly City * Train Crew – Union Pacific Oakland * Shipping-Receiving Clerk -BevMo…

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Gupta appointed to City Council

December 31, 2012
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Gupta appointed to City Council

Congratulations to Pradeep Gupta on his appointment to our City Council filling the vacancy from Kevin Mullin. From our City Clerks Office: “Dr. Pradeep Gupta appointed to fill City Council seat vacated by Hon. Kevin Mullin through November 5, 2013; Special Election to be held The South San Francisco City Council took action at its…

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South City LOVES our 49ers!

December 30, 2012
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South City LOVES our 49ers!

From the archives, ESC pulls out our 49er red as we keep our fingers crossed hoping our local SF 49ers can make it to the playoffs – and move onto the SUPER BOWL! UPDATE: WIN!! YES!

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Happy and SAFE New Year’s Eve

December 30, 2012
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Happy and SAFE New Year’s Eve

With New Year’s Eve arriving in the next 24 hours now is the time to program some emergency numbers and contacts in your phone if you plan to be out on the town ringing in the new year. *Once again AAA will be offering their FREE Tipsy Tow  to any intoxicated driver and their passengers…

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Genentech goes GEEKNAM Style

December 29, 2012
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Genentech goes GEEKNAM Style

Genentech, always known for being a great place to work is also a great place to play. Andy Wang leads Genentech employees in a tribute to the greatest of all music videos, in true geek style on this YouTube video that was published December 14, 2012.  Who do you recognize?    

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Coyote sightings in South City

December 29, 2012
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Coyote sightings in South City

There have been many recent reports of coyote sightings in our city. While this is not new, there does seem to be an increase in sightings as well as more public locations. San Bruno Mountain range has long been home to a multitude of wild life, coyotes included. Through the years sightings on Sign Hill…

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SSFPD Officier RICKY AMADOR Saves Infant on Christmas Day

December 28, 2012
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SSFPD Officier RICKY AMADOR Saves Infant on Christmas Day

A forever thankful family received the best Christmas present on Christmas morning around 10:45 when South San Francisco Police Office RICKY AMADOR responded to a call that an infant was unresponsive. AMADOR immediately took action, clearing the baby’s airway and allowing her to breathe again. The baby was taken to the hospital for follow up…

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HOME for the holidays

December 25, 2012
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HOME for the holidays

    Our city has long been known for our Christmas decorations from early days on Lilac Lane to recent years through Parkway Estates.  The Christmas lights through out the downtown area go up every year after Thanksgiving and give us the signal that the start of the holiday season is upon us. Enjoy some…

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