Documented by Spanish colonists as part of the Rancho de las Pulgas (literally "Ranch of the Fleas") and the Rancho San Mateo, the earliest history is held in the archives of Mission Dolores. In 1789 the Spanish missionaries had named a Native American village along Laurel Creek as Los Laureles or the Laurels (Mission Dolores, 1789). At the time of Mexican Independence there were 30 native Californians at San Mateo, most likely from the Salson tribelet
A San Rafael woman accused of attempting to sell pieces made with elephant ivory at a San Mateo jewelry show in 2016 pleaded no contest to misdemeanor possession of ivory for purposes of sale Monday, according to the San Mateo CountyDistrict Attorney’s Office... San Mateo gem show.
Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, jokingly referring to the antiquated condition of the city’s existing station east of Highway 101, at 590 Dubuque Ave ... The plan is funded with $49.1 million in Measure A transportation tax funds from San Mateo County ... The city of South San Francisco will contribute $5.9 million.
Head over to Antiques Colony, the anchor of San Jose’s Antique Row, from Friday, Oct ... San Carlos St., in 2000 ... 13th St., San Jose, from 9 a.m ... Proceeds fund scholarships given to women living in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties ... More than 200 high-end dealers from the U.S., Canada and Europe will converge upon the San Mateo Event Center on Nov.
A San Rafael woman accused of attempting to sell pieces made with elephant ivory at a San Mateo jewelry show last year faces a year in county jail and thousands of dollars in fines for her charges, according to the San Mateo CountyDistrict Attorney’s Office... a San Mateo gem show.
The days are looming - Mother's, Father's, graduation - when gifts can be a challenge ...Tibetan Carpets ... Highlights ... May 3 ... Comforters start at $25; sheet sets will be $15; duvets range from $10-$15; hooked rugs $10-$35 (retail $60-$250); cutting boards and antique-like fabric covered tins wares will be $1-$7.50 ... 1388 San Mateo Ave., South San Francisco.
San MateoHighlands Eichler Home Tour ... This tour features 10 carefully remodeled Eichlers in San Mateo Highlands and one home that seems the perfect modern take on his designs ... The chance to see five kitchens in Hillsborough and San Mateo; three traditional and two contemporary.
The San MateoAntiqueShow and Sale features antique treasures seldom seen, rare treasure, antiques, fine and decorative art and vintage collectibles, for three days only, December 29, 30, 31, 2012, at the San Mateo County Event Center... The San Mateo Antique Show, open Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 6 pm and Monday (New Year’s Eve) 11 am to 4 pm.
Today, the Howes will open The Penny Farthing, an antique shop named for the distinctive high-wheel British bicycles, at 110 L St ... When they got their green cards, the couple began making sales at antique fairs in Daly City, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo and other locales, but they found it expensive to travel.