Category: News & Views

Packer fans come to South San Francisco

As we get ready for tomorrows great game between our 49ers and Packer’s it was great to see Packer Fans hit South City while enjoying some good food at Buon Gusto’s on Grand Avenue. This was a special Christmas gift…

Flu Shot; Yes or No?

News of a serious flu season hitting other states has made the headlines the past few weeks while more hospitals are setting up triage areas in parking lot tents and using waiting rooms as hospital wards. Some experts predict the…

Point of Sale Home Inspections; Money or Safety?

San Mateo County Association of REALTORS has put out an urgent media advisory regarding an upcoming City Council study session slated for Wednesday January 16 to further discuss the current practice of home inspections by our Fire Department on all…

California State Budget To Benefit Education

Today California’s Governor Brown published the 2013-2014 Budget and the summary can be viewed here FULL BUDGET SUMMARY.  The budget shows an increase in monies allocated to our educational system which has been sorely needed. Here is a general breakdown…

Armed robbery at ANCHOR DRUGS

On Wednesday January 9th, around 9:15am there was an armed robbery at Anchor Drugs on South Spruce. Reports state an undisclosed amount of money and drugs were taken by two suspects who were not apprehended and are still on the…

Tax forms delayed

Burlingame Library shared this information regarding tax forms and instructions: “The production of some 2012 major tax products, including the Form 1040 and the Instructions for Form 1040, is impacted by the recent passage of the American Taxpayer Relief Act…

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…