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July 18, 2022

Good Morning, Redwood City, 

Nurses on Strike

This morning, hundreds of healthcare workers are on strike at Sequoia Hospital, demanding a new contract and calling for better working conditions. At noon, the workers will begin rallying in front of the hospital. We'll have all the latest straight from the picket line. Follow it here

Worldwide Successes

Three Redwood City rowers are headed to Italy to compete for the USA next week! Olivia Petri, Alice Dommer and Asthon Perlroth of the Redwood Scullers in Redwood Shores have all put in a lot of hard work over the years, and it's finally paid off. The three will represent the United States at the Junior World Rowing Championship, which starts on July 27. Read more here

More news coming your way! Have an amazing day!


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Mountain View police chief: Wounded officer is recovering at home, suspect is in custody

Saturday night incident is department's first line-of-duty shooting in 20 years  Full Story >

Advocates call for greater oversight of law enforcement in San Mateo County

Redwood City Police Chief Dan Mulholland was one of several speakers in a recent panel on police-community relations  Full Story >

Hundreds on strike at Sequoia Hospital demanding new contract

Union members are advocating for better working conditions, higher wages, more benefits, and greater staff support, according to the union.  Full Story >

Diane Howard launches campaign for reelection to Redwood City council

The multi-term candidate plans to hold a gathering at the Gordon Manor Assisted Living Facility on Sunday  Full Story >

Electric scooters have landed on Redwood City streets

Redwood City is partnering up with Bird to now offer shared e-scooters to the city  Full Story >

Redwood City rowers headed to Junior World Rowing Championship to compete for the USA

Rising sophomore at St. Ignatius College Preparatory Olivia Petri, Sequoia High School senior Alice Dommer and Palo Alto alumnus Ashton Perlroth are all headed to Italy later this month.  Full Story >

Death masks, embroidered portraits and public art: What to see at Stanford’s art museums this summer

With gas prices high and airline travel unpredictable, it might be a good time to consider cultural offerings closer to home.  Full Story >

What were we all breathing? Local air quality reached 'hazardous' levels in July 4 fireworks hot spots

Data shows some communities saw high concentrations of fine particulate matter  Full Story >

Why Sweet Farm fled Half Moon Bay for the East Coast with its llamas, piglets and turkeys in tow

‘We had to make that calculated decision to get out now,’ says co-founder Nate Salpeter.  Full Story >

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