Category: Development

Abortions on Grand Avenue?

Abortions on Grand Avenue? That is part of the concern being raised by pro-life Catholic groups who are rallying to pressure South San Francisco officials not to allow a Planned Parenthood on Grand Avenue. Over 100 pro-lifers turned up at…

801 Grand Avenue South San Francisco Circa 1974

South San Francisco, CA  Feb 28, 2013 Submitted by Raul Antonio Gomez (updated 7/2022} This historical home was built by W.J. Martin, located at 801 Grand Avenue, on the corner of Grand Avenue and Eucalyptus, in 1893. This was the…

South San Francisco Schools to see new classrooms

Project Frog Awarded Contract for New Facilities for South San Francisco Unified School District Project Frog, Inc., the industry leader of technologically-advanced component buildings, formally announces the award of 200,000 square feet of new facilities for South San Francisco Unified…

Pet Club to stay in South City

Although no opening date was given, we were delighted to hear Pet Club will be moving into the old Ron Price building at 1 Chestnut Boulevard after closing up in the Westborough Shopping Center.  “We are looking at sometime in…

Employment; Any takers to Texas?

The last generation of South City folks enjoyed good paying local jobs in the manufacturing industry which no longer exists as it once did. It was encouraging to see State Assemblymember Kevin Mullin announcement of his work to draft ‘legislation…

The Bay Bridge – China Bridge Conundrum

Boycotting Labor Day Bridge Celebrations –Guest Opinion Piece MEL WOLFE I can hardly believe what I have heard lately; the opening of the new section of the Oakland’s side of the Bay Bridge ceremonies and festivities will be on Labor…