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San Mateo

(săn mətā`ō), city (1990 pop. 85,486), San Mateo co., W Calif., on San Francisco Bay; inc. 1894. It is a commercial and retail center with some high-technology manufacturing. San Mateo, Spanish for St. Matthew, was named by a Spanish expedition in 1776. The area was a Mexican colony from 1822 to 1846. San Mateo's main growth dates from the start of railroad service in 1863. Refugees from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake greatly increased San Mateo's population. The city has a racetrack. The San Mateo–Hayward Bridge spans S San Francisco Bay from San Mateo and Foster City (W) to Hayward (E).
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The College of San Mateo has average enrollment of about 12,500 students and building floor space comparable to that at the local campus.
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The San Mateo County Fair where "Tradition Meets Innovation" boasts a stunning variety of world class musical entertainment, live performances, fun festival food, local and traditional contests, and a "Ferris Wheeling" carnival.
Moalem, now 60, and hired hit man Richard Quilopras, 47, of Union City were each sentenced to life in prison for first-degree murder Monday at the San Mateo County Superior Court.
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In an unprecedented move that has taken months of planning, the San Mateo Chamber of Commerce and Comcast this week announced that work will soon start to radically upgrade the broadband network in San Mateo's downtown underground utility district.
The Peninsula Traffic Congestion Relief Alliance and the San Mateo County Transit District will kick off "Good for You, San Mateo County

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