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Weekend April 12-13, 2014 Vol XIII, Edition 204
SAN FRANCISCO The stock markets laws of gravity
are ravaging its highest iers.
Just look at the list of technology trailblazers whose val-
ues have plummeted from record highs during the past few
weeks. Investors have re-focused on safer sectors such as
utilities, health care and consumer staples instead of com-
panies that promise potential growth from online services
that are building huge audiences.
Stung by the abrupt change in sentiment, the stocks of
recent stars such as Netix, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn
are 20 percent to 45 percent below their recent peaks. The
steep downfall is raising questions about whether this is
just a eeting t of ckleness or the foreshadowing of
another market bubble about to burst.
Its back
to earth
for tech
By Michelle Durand
Most of the 16 alleged gangmembers
indicted on a range of gang-related crimes
including murder and robbery postponed
pleas Friday in their respective cases while
one mans defense attorney publicly called
on prosecutors to uncapitalize the murder
charges carrying the possibility of the
death penalty.
Roberto Gabriel
Bustos-Montes is one of
nine charged with murder
for gang purposes which
makes him eligible for
the death penalty but,
outside of court, defense
attorney Paul DeMeester
called the potential pun-
ishment an unnecessary
drain on county nances.
Defendants facing capital charges are
appointed two attorneys and the defense
racks up hefty bills for investigators,
experts and their own work rst to avoid a
conviction and then, if necessary, to nd
mitigating reasons why the client should
not face lethal injection, he said.
Take each defendants case and multiply
that by nine and San Mateo County risks
losing precious dollars for parks, educa-
tion, public safety and other necessities,
he said while publicly calling the district
attorney to immediately take the punish-
ment off the table.
Steve Wagstaffe can put a stop to that by
dropping death right now, DeMeester said.
Wagstaffe dismissed DeMeesters call as
ignorant because he has never handled a
death penalty case in this county and does-
nt understand the process.
Attorney wants death penalty dropped for gang crimes
Sixteen alleged indicted gangmembers in court for litany of crimes, district attorney calls request ignorant
Paul DeMeester
Once-soaring stocks sink in
quick, sobering comedown
Yellow fever mosquitos have been identied at 13 spots
around Holy Cross Cemetery in Menlo Park this year, lead-
ing ofcials to ask the public for help controlling the
spread of the population which can carry several viruses
including dengue and yellow fever.
Our goal is to eradicate this mosquito population,
Yellow fever mosquitoes
detected here in county
See FEVER Page 20
See TECH, Page 20
See GANG, Page 20
Max Lieberman watches David Skrenta work on their search engine Harvix. Skrentra started the site to help students rene
their searches to those relevant for school assignments.
By Samantha Weigel
Making time outside of class, home-
work, sports and school-related
extracurricular activities can be hard
for a 15-year-old, but three Carlmont
High School students are spending
their free time to gain real-world tech
experience by creating an online
search engine.
Harvix is the brainchild of David
Skrenta, a 15-year-old freshman at
Carlmont who began programming
with his father when he was in sixth-
grade. The idea came when he was
working on a research project and felt
traditional websites were inundated
with information irrelevant to his
school assignments, Skrenta said.
Basically websites have been the
same for the last 10 years. They pro-
vide just a list of links. I really want to
get the information off the site and dis-
play it in an easily digestible format,
Skrenta said. Our main goal is [for] it
to work for all students of any grade or
level really.
He ofcially launched the site last
year and shortly after began working
with two of his classmates, sopho-
mores Max Lieberman and Shant
Lieberman, 15, was intrigued by
Skrentas idea and now works as vice
president of marketing for Harvix.
David sat right behind me in math
class and I thought his mission to help
students discover and share education
information in meaningful ways was
something I could support,
Lieberman said. He had this idea that
if students could nd information all in
one place in the most efcient way,
itd be gold.
Deadlines are practically the norm
for high school students so Harvix
helps to fast-track studying,
Lieberman said.
Students have very stressful lives
with various research projects and
research essays and they can spend
hours and hours just trying to nd
some of that information scrolling
through websites. But what Harvix
Searching for Harvix
Carlmont High School students launch search engine website
See SEARCH, Page 20
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David Letterman is
This Day in History
Thought for the Day
The U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
opened a hearing on whether Dr. J.
Robert Oppenheimer, scientic direc-
tor of the Manhattan Project, should
have his security clearance reinstated
amid questions about his loyalty (it
wasnt). Bill Haley and His Comets
recorded Rock Around the Clock in
New York for Decca Records.
All history is only one long story to this
effect: men have struggled for power over
their fellow men in order that they might win
the joys of earth at the expense of others, and
might shift the burdens of life from their own
shoulders upon those of others.
William Graham Sumner (1840-1910)
Actor Ed ONeill is
Musician David
Cassidy is 64.
A squirrel eats a piece of cracker dropped by a tourist at the north fence of the White House Friday afternoon.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy in the morning
then becoming sunny. Patchy fog in the
morning. Highs in the 60s. Light
winds... Becoming west 5 to 10 mph in
the afternoon.
Saturday night: Partly cloudy in the
evening then becoming mostly cloudy.
Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming
sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday night: Mostly clear in the evening then becom-
ing mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph decreasing to up to 5 mph after midnight.
Monday: Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming
sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.
Local Weather Forecast
I n 1606, Englands King James I decreed the design of the
original Union Flag, which combined the ags of England
and Scotland.
I n 1776, North Carolinas Fourth Provincial Congress
authorized the colonys delegates to the Continental
Congress to support independence from Britain.
I n 1861, the American Civil War began as Confederate
forces opened re on Fort Sumter in South Carolina.
I n 1864, Confederate troops led by Maj. Gen. Nathan
Bedford Forrest took Union-held Fort Pillow in Tennessee;
almost half of the Union garrison was made up of black sol-
diers, many of whom were slain by the Confederates.
I n 1912, Clara Barton, the founder of the American Red
Cross, died in Glen Echo, Md., at age 90.
I n 1934, Tender Is the Night, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, was
first published in book form after being serialized in
Scribners Magazine.
I n 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral
hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Ga., at age 63; he was suc-
ceeded by Vice President Harry S. Truman.
I n 1955, the Salk vaccine against polio was declared safe
and effective.
Country singer Ned Miller is 89. Actress Jane Withers is 88.
Opera singer Montserrat Caballe is 81. Playwright Alan
Ayckbourn (AYK-bohrn) is 75. Jazz musician Herbie
Hancock is 74. Rock singer John Kay (Steppenwolf) is 70.
Actor Dan Lauria is 67. Author Scott Turow is 65. Actor-play-
wright Tom Noonan is 63. Rhythm-and-blues singer JD
Nicholas (The Commodores) is 62. Singer Pat Travers is 60.
Actor Andy Garcia is 58. Movie director Walter Salles (SAL-
ihs) is 58. Country singer Vince Gill is 57. Actress Suzzanne
(cq) Douglas is 57. Rock musician Will Sergeant (Echo & the
Bunnymen) is 56.
Speedy Gonzalez had a cousin named
Slowpoke Rodriguez. He was the slowest
mouse in all of Mexico.
Voice actor Joe Dougherty originally
did the voice of Porky Pig. Dougherty
really had a stutter, however, he couldnt
control it and it made production costs too
high. Mel Blanc (1908-1989) began
doing Porky Pigs voice in 1937.
Daffy Duck had a wife named Daphne. In
the 1955 cartoon short Stork Naked, a
stork tries to deliver a duckling to Mr. and
Mrs. Daffy Duck, but Daffy tries to stop
George Jetson worked for Spacely
Sprockets, owned by Cosmo G. Spacely.
Spacelys competitor was W.C.
Cogswell, owner of the rival company
Cogswell Cogs.
Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup are the
trio that makes up the Powerpuff Girls.
The girls were created in a laboratory by a
concoction of sugar, spice, everything
nice and Chemical X. The chemical is the
source of the sisters super powers.
More than 40 million Care Bear stuffed
toys were sold between 1983 and 1987.
Marion Ross (born 1928), of Happy
Days fame, was the voice of Grandma
Squarepants in a 2001 episode of
Spongebob Squarepants.
Do you know what the rst cartoon
series on prime time television was? The
year? See answer at end.
Underdogs alter-identity was
Shoeshine Boy. Whenever television
reporter Sweet Polly Purebred was in dis-
tress, she called for Underdogs help.
Underdog aired from 1964 to 1973.
The Pink Panther cartoons began as
opening segments for the Pink Panther
series of movies, starring the bumbling
Inspector Clouseau, played by Peter
Sellers (1925-1980.)
Foghorn Leghorn, the obnoxious roos-
ter with a southern accent, was based on
Senator Claghorn, a character from the
Fred Allen (1894-1956) radio show
Allens Alley in the 1940s.
Pac-Man was a Saturday morning car-
toon based on the popular video game. In
the cartoon, which aired from 1982 to
1984, Packy and his family were pestered
by ghosts who were the minions of
Mezmaron, a villain who wanted to rule
the world.
Betty Boop made her rst appearance in
the 1930 animated lm Dizzy Dishes.
Mae Questel (1908-1998) did the original
voice of Betty Boop. Questel was also the
voice of Popeyes girlfriend Olive Oyl.
Shaggys full name is Norville Rogers.
Scooby-Doo is Shaggys pet Great Dane.
Strawberry Shortcake was created as a
greeting card character in 1978.
Pinky and the Brain, (1995-1998) a
cartoon series about genetically enhanced
lab mice that want to take over the world,
won an Emmy in 1996 for Outstanding
Achievement in Animation.
In 1955, Mighty Mouse was the rst
cartoon character ever to appear on
Saturday morning television.
Hong Kong Phooeys alter-identity was
Penrod Pooch, a janitor at a police sta-
tion. When Penrod turned into kung fu
crime-ghting Hong Kong Phooey, his
sidekick Spot the cat usually got him out
of trouble.
Answer: The modern Stone Age fami-
ly The Flintstones premiered on ABC in
1960. The Flintstones was loosely based
on The Honeymooners (1955-1956)
starring Jackie Gleason (1916-1987).
Know It All is by Kerry McArdle. It runs in
the weekend and Wednesday editions of the
Daily Journal. Questions? Comments?
Email knowitall[at] or
call 344-5200 ext. 114.
(Answers Monday)
Answer: His passion for high-calorie foods was
Now arrange the circled letters
to form the surprise answer, as
suggested by the above cartoon.
by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek
Unscramble these four Jumbles,
one letter to each square,
to form four ordinary words.
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The former San Mateo County deputy pub-
lic administrator convicted of stealing from
the assets of the deceased was sentenced to
33 months in federal prison.
Federal prosecutors sought 121 months of
prison for Peter Wong, 45, of Daly City, but
he instead received 33 months of custody
followed by three years of supervised
release and a $300 special assessment,
according to the U.S. Attorneys Ofce.
Wong will also be ordered to pay restitu-
tion in an amount to be determined but up to
$529,000 at a May 21 hearing. He remains
free from custody pending an appeal.
A jury convicted Wong in November of
three counts of theft from the estates he was
charged with administering. The convic-
tions stem from two cashiers checks total-
ing more than $210,000 and a $10,000
bond found in his possession although
authorities argued he also stole personal
Another county employee, Mandy Yagi,
of San Mateo, was also arrested in June
2012 and charged with similar crimes but
she was not convicted. The jury also cleared
Wong of theft concerning a federally funded
program, conspiracy to commit theft from a
federally funded program and forfeiture.
The Health System uncovered the pairs
alleged crimes shortly after taking over the
Public Administrator division from the
District Attorneys Office. The Public
Administrator handles the estate of people
without wills or designated administrators,
making burial arrangements, liquidating
assets, paying bills and locating heirs.
At the time of arrest, authorities alleged
Wong and Yagi stole thousands of dollars
and property from several estates in a pri-
vate file box between March 2009 and
December 2011. Once the investigation
started, Wong resigned in November 2011
followed by Yagi the next month.
Estate thief gets 33 months prison
Former county worker stole assets from the dead
The ranch hand who tried to drown a 9-week-
old puppy and its 67-year-old owner at a
Pescadero family ranch was sentenced Friday
to two years prison for residential burglary and
misdemeanor animal cruelty.
Jorge Ruiz-Martinez, 33, pleaded no contest
to the charges in late February rather than stand
trial on ve felonies. In return, he was prom-
ised a two-year prison term with the judges
consideration for less. On Friday, the defense
asked for probation but Judge Jonathan Karesh
opted for the maximum. With his credit, Ruiz-
Martinez has approximately a year and a half
left to serve.
On Nov. 3, 2013, the family matriarch
reportedly found Ruiz-Martinez pouring water
down the throat of her puppy, Heidi, and after
freeing the dog later being attacked and choked
with water herself.
Responding deputies found Ruiz-Martinez in
a eld about 30 feet away possessing and under
the inuence of crystal methamphetamine.
Man sentenced for attacking woman, puppy
Possessi on of cont rol l ed substance.
Aman was arrested for possession of meth
on the 200 block of Rollins Road before
12:26 a.m. Wednesday, April 9.
St ol en vehi cl e. Aman and a woman were
arrested for being in possession of a stolen
vehicle at El Camino Real and San Felipe
Avenue before 1:59 a.m. Saturday, April 5.
Resi sti ng arre s t . Aman was injured after
resisting arrest at El Camino Real and Santa
Inez Avenue before 11:53 a.m. Friday, April
DUI. Adrunk driver was arrested on the 100
block of Howard Avenue before 2:51 p.m.
Monday, April 7.
Vehicle burglary. A computer bag was
stolen from a vehicle in a parking lot on
Chula Vista Avenue before 3:20 p.m.
Sunday, April 6.
Assault and battery. Awoman reported a
neighbor when he swung a car door open and
hit her after he had had complained about her
parking her car poorly on Dwight Road
before 1:55 p.m. Sunday, April 6.
Disturbance. Aman reported his neighbor
for taking photographs of his house on
Meadow Lane before 10:16 a.m. Sunday,
April 6.
Mal i ci ous mi schi ef . Acar was egged on
Anita Road before 12:03 p.m. Thursday,
April 3.
Vandal i sm. Two tires were slashed on a
green Honda CRV on Crewview Avenue
before 9:21 p.m. Friday, April 4.
Theft. A purse with credit cards and cash
was reported stolen on El Camino Real
before 11:33a.m. Friday, April 4.
Vehicle burglary. A computer bag was
stolen from a white Toyota Highlander at
Harbor Boulevard and Fifth Avenue before
9:28 p.m. Thursday, April 3.
Reckless driver compl ai nt . A person
was reported for driving through a fence and
knocking it over on Dairy Lane before
11:58 a.m. Thursday, April 3.
Found propert y. A camera was left at
someones front door on Melbourne Street
before 2:57 p.m. Saturday, April 5.
Petty theft. A green electric scooter was
taken from a garage on Compass Lane
before 12:06 p.m. Saturday, April 5.
Commerci al burgl ary. Books were
reported stolen from a locked storage unit
on Beach Park Boulevard before 9:02 a.m.
Saturday, April 5.
Residential burglary. Six or seven stor-
age units were reported broken into on
Beach Park Boulevard before 2:54 p.m.
Friday, April 4.
Residential burglary. A man reported a
man for trying to open his door with a pry
bar on Masthead Lane before 11:12 a.m.
Friday, April 4.
Vehicle burglary. A woman reported her
childrens backpacks and a garage door
opener stolen from her locked vehicle on
Compass Lane before 6:04 a.m. Friday,
April 4.
Driving under t he i nuence. Aman was
arrested for driving under the inuence at
Old County Road and El Camino Real before
2:31 a.m. Wednesday, April 2.
Burglary. Aman was arrested for burglary
and prior theft on the 1100 block of Old
County Road. Wednesday, April 2.
Hit-and-run. A hit-and-run incident was
reported on the 600 block of Industrial Road
before 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, April 2.
Vandal i sm. Vandalism was reported on the
900 block of Skyway Road before 9:15 a.m.
Wednesday, April 2.
Police reports
Girls just want to have fun
Awoman reported to police upset that a
neighbor wanedg her to lower her music
on Captain Lane in Redwood City
before 11:44 a.m. Sunday, April 6
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Afganistan war veteran Oscar Liberato accepts a 2002 green Nissan car from Belmont
Rotary Club at Kirberg Motors in Belmont. The Rotary Club often will refurbish a car for
donation to those who need reliable transportation.
Woman robbed at gunpoint
A 27-year-old woman was robbed of her
purse at gunpoint by two men on Centennial
Trail near the 1000 block of Mission Road in
South San Francisco Thursday night, accord-
ing to police.
At approximately 10 p.m., one of the men
grabbed her purse, forcefully pulled it from her
shoulder and handed it to the second man, who
took it and ran. She chased the men toward
Mission Road and got into a physical alterca-
tion with them. She was pistol-whipped and
the men ran through a parking lot toward
Grand Avenue, according to police.
The men are both described as black, early
20s, 5 feet 8 inches and about 160 pounds.
One was wearing a baseball cap with a red bill,
a black short-sleeved T-shirt, blue jeans, black
basketball shoes and armed with a semiauto-
matic pistol. The other man had dreadlocks
and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt,
black jeans and black basketball shoes,
according to police.
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Toxin found in
anchovies, sardines and crab
The California Department of Public Health is
advising consumers not to eat anchovies or sar-
dines caught in Monterey and Santa Cruz coun-
ties due to dangerous levels of domoic acid that
have been detected in the sh.
Consumers are also advised not to ingest the
internal organs of crabs from Monterey and
Santa Cruz counties due to domoic acid toxicity.
Domoic acid is a naturally occurring marine
toxin that doesn't hurt marine animals but can
be dangerous for humans.
In anchovies and sardines, the acid resides in
the digestive tract, which presents a danger
because the sh are typically not gutted before
People can show symptoms of domoic acid
poisoning within 30 minutes to 24 hours after
eating toxic seafood. Symptoms include vomit-
ing, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, headache and
In severe cases, patients may experience res-
piratory problems, confusion, seizures, memo-
ry loss or death.
As of Thursday, there have been no reported
cases of domoic acid poisoning associated with
this warning.
The Department of Public Health is working
with commercial sherman to keep recently
harvested anchovies, sardines and crabs off the
This warning is in addition to a warning
issued last week not to eat recreationally har-
vested mussels, clams and whole scallops from
Monterey and Santa Cruz counties due to the
same acid.
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The San Mateo Union High
School Di stri ct GATE par-
e nt s are bringing Col l e ge s
That Change Lives to the San
Mateo Performi ng Art s
Center, 600 N. Delaware St. in
San Mateo 7 p.m. April 15.
Colleges That Change Lives i s
dedicated to the advancement and
support of a student-centered col-
lege search process.
Girl Scout troop 30361 of
San Carlos did a project called a
Journey on air pollution and
greenhouse gases. As part of the
project, the sixth-grade cadettes
went to Huddart Park to plant
trees Jan. 25.
The new Notre Dame Gallery
is featuring artwork from staff
members until May 5 at Notre
Dame High School Gallery,
1540 Ralston Ave. in Belmont and
the gallery is open during school
The Foster Ci ty Rotary
Club presented $10,000 to the
four public schools in Foster City
on Feb. 5. Each of the schools
received a $2,500 check.
Judi th Ross, pri nci pal of
Bowdi tch Mi ddl e School , said
the funds would be used to send a
group of staff members and the
assistant principal to Restorative
Justice workshops, release them
to plan and develop a program
unique to Bowditch and to support
the implementation.
Maria Brady, Audubon
Elementary Sc hool
pri nci pal, will use the money for
teacher professional develop-
John Cosmos, Brewer
Island Elementary Sc hool
pri nci pal, will use the donation
to continue the schools work with
Soul Shoppe, an organization
teaching character education.
Dave Hol combe, Fost er
Ci ty El ementary Sc hool
pri nci pal, will use the money to
purchase new classroom maps.
* * *
Baywood El ementary,
Bowdi t ch Mi ddl e School ,
Brewer Island Elementary,
Col l ege Park El ementary,
Foster City Elementary and
North Shoreview Elementary
were for named Cal i f orni a
Busi ness f or Education
Excel l ence Honor Ro l l
Sc hool s for 2013.
The Hal f Moon Bay
Chamber of Commerc e gave
away $6,600 to teachers and
$2,100 worth of supplies at the
annual Suppl i es Part y
Network@Ni ght.
Scott Daul ton, a resident of
Hillsborough, received a bache-
l ors of arts in advert i s i ng
during the December 2013
Commencement at Southern
Methodi st Uni versi ty.
Ariana Mart i n of Foster City
and Evan Toml i ns on
Weintraub of Burlingame made
the Col gate Uni versi ty deans
list for fall 2013.
Bryant Conti of San Bruno
and Pamela Gluss of Woodside
made the deans list for fall 2013
at Rochest er Inst i t ut e of
Technol ogy.
Redwood Citys Andrew Botto
and San Mateos Melia Dunbar
made the fall 2013 deans list at
the Uni versi ty of Iowa.
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By Paul Elias
SAN FRANCISCO Federal prosecutors
said Friday more charges and defendants are
expected to be added to a sweeping organized
crime and public corruption case centered in
San Franciscos Chinatown.
Prosecutor Susan Badger told U.S. District
Judge Charles Breyer that additional charges
and defendants will be added in the next 90
Some 29 people, including suspended
state Sen. Leland Yee, already have been
indicted. Yee has pleaded not guilty to
bribery and gun charges.
The new charges in the case might contain
racketeering charges. However, prosecutors
didnt identify who could be charged under the
Racketeer Inuenced and Corrupt
Organizations Act, better known as RICO.
Of particular note, the government is con-
tinuing to pursue its investigation of RICO
violations as well as additional substantive
criminal violations, prosecutors told the
judge in a court ling handed to him during a
routine hearing.
Racketeering charges carry maximum penal-
ties of 20 years in prison and hefty nes and
civil penalties, including seizure of property.
Such counts enable prose-
cutors to charge leaders of
gangs with crimes they
ordered others to carry out.
Yee and his attorney Jim
Lassart declined comment
Friday after the hearing in
San Francisco federal court.
Prosecutors also declined
Experts and many of the
two dozen lawyers involved in the case, had
expected racketeering charges to be included in
the indictment unsealed last week. However, no
racketeering charged were led.
The lawyers and the judge have already agreed
that not all the defendants will be tried togeth-
er because of the myriad different and unrelated
charges many face.
Lumping 29 people charged with a combined
50 charges in a single indictment was a ploy
to make the indictment seem stronger than it
is, said Curtis Griggs, one of three lawyers
representing defendant Raymond Shrimp
Boy Chow, the leader of a Chinese communi-
ty organization who is charged with 10 counts
of money laundering and receiving stolen
Griggs said Chow plans to plead not guilty
when he is arraigned on Tuesday.
New charges, defendants coming in Yee fallout
Leland Yee
Dozens of protesters in San Francisco
blocked a bus headed for Google headquar-
ters Friday morning against the evictions of
local teachers and other longtime city resi-
Protesters from Eviction Free San
Francisco and other groups blocked a
Google bus at Dolores and 18th streets
starting around 8:30 a.m. The protest went
on for about 20 minutes before police
cleared the scene, according to protest
organizer Becca Gourevitch.
Attendees heard from longtime residents
of a building at 812 Guerrero St. who are
being evicted under the Ellis Act, a state law
that allows property owners to take a build-
ing off of the rental market and convert it
for other uses, such as condominiums or a
single-family home.
The building was recently purchased by a
Google employee who proceeded to evict
tenants using illegal methods, according
to a statement from Eviction Free San
A Google spokesperson did not immedi-
ately return requests for comment.
One of the tenants, 39-year-old Evan
Wolkenstein, said he and several other ten-
ants in the 7-unit building got eviction
notices in February telling them they had
120 days to vacate their homes. Residents
in two of the apartments have already been
evicted, he said.
Wolkenstein, a teacher at San Franciscos
Jewish Community High School of the Bay,
said he has lived in his apartment for eight
years and doesnt want to leave. He said he
had already been active in San Franciscos
anti-eviction movement when he got his
own eviction notice.
This entire house has a community in it
of people who look out for each other and
its being destroyed and I dont think thats
right, he said. More importantly, Im
ghting on behalf of a community who
have a less of a voice than I do people
who are disabled, people who are marginal-
ized and dont have the resources to raise
public awareness.
Among the tenants being evicted is
another San Francisco teacher and her tod-
dler, a disabled woman and her dog, a couple
with a baby and a musician, Wolkenstein
Google bus again the target of protest
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Awoman who fatally stabbed her boyfriend
and the father of her child in February 2012 in
East Palo Alto was sentenced Friday to four
years in state prison after agreeing to a plea
deal earlier this year.
Natisha Anderson, 35, called police on Feb.
7, 2012 to report that she had cut her
boyfriend during an argument at their home in
the 1200 block of Camellia Drive in East Palo
According to prosecutors her boyfriend, 34-
year-old Charles Perry, was found with a stab
wound to his femoral artery and a steak knife
was in the kitchen sink.
Perry later died at Stanford Medical Center.
Prosecutors said Anderson had claimed she
had accidentally stabbed Perry during the argu-
ment. Perry is the father of her son, who was 4
years old at the time of the incident.
In January, Anderson agreed to plead no
contest to voluntary manslaughter with a
knife enhancement, according to prosecutors.
She was sentenced to a four-year term in
state prison. She is expected to serve about a
year and a half behind bars, with 913 days
credit for her time in custody since her arrest,
San Mateo County District Attorney Steve
Wagstaffe said.
Family members of both Anderson and
Perry both spoke at the sentencing, according
to Wagstaffe.
Anderson faced up to 12 years in state
Four years prison
for fatal stabbing
ORLAND It was a busload of opportunity:
young, low-income, motivated students, des-
tined to become the rst in their families to go
to college, journeying from the concrete sprawl
of Los Angeles to a remote redwood campus 650
miles north.
Those dreams shattered for some Thursday in
an explosive freeway collision that left 10 dead
students, chaperones and both drivers and
dozens hospitalized.
Desperate families awaited word about loved
ones Friday, while investigators tried to gure
out why a southbound FedEx big rig swerved
across the grassy divide of Californias key
artery before sideswiping a car and slamming
into the tour bus, which burst into a furious
The Serrato family, whose identical twin 17-
year-old daughters set off on the adventure on
separate buses Thursday, had a panicked, sleep-
less night. Marisol made it to their destination,
Humboldt State University, but there was no
word from Marisa, who had been aboard the
now-gutted bus.
Friday morning when a sheriffs deputy asked
for Marisas dental records, a grim request made
to several families, 23-year-old brother Miguel
Serrato said his family was getting a little bit
scared. His mother booked a ight north.
Humboldt alumni Michael Myvett, 29, and
his ancee, Mattison Haywood, who were chap-
eroning, also were killed. Myvett was a thera-
pist at an autism treatment center.
He just died, his grandmother Debra Loyd
said, her voice breaking with emotion in the
early afternoon Friday. They have already con-
rmed it.
Myvetts manager Kyle Farris said he was
extraordinary, and that he connected with
their children on a level few others could, and
he contributed to their wellbeing in such a posi-
tive and profound way.
He will be greatly missed, Farris said.
AFacebook photo shows Haywood ashing a
shining diamond engagement ring on her nger
and kissing Myvett in December near the
Louvre Museum in Paris.
The bus was among three Humboldt had char-
tered as part of its two-day Preview Plus program
to bring prospective students to tour the Arcata
campus, according to university ofcials.
Before launching the event Friday, university
Vice President Peg Blakes voice broke as she
asked a crowded theater for a moment of silence
in honor of everyone affected by the accident.
Most survivors were injured, some with criti-
cal burns or broken limbs. Those who made it
out said they scrambled through a kicked-out
window. One man, apparently an admissions
counselor, was in ames and later died. Those
who could sprinted, others staggered, in a des-
perate dash to the opposite side of Interstate 5
before the vehicle exploded.
Dreams dashed in fatal college tour bus crash
Emergency personnel help a victim to medical treatment following Thursdays rery bus crash.
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NEW YORK It now appears that the
Heartbleed security problem affects not just
websites, but also the networking equipment
that connects homes and businesses to the
Adefect in the security technology used by
many websites and equipment makers have put
millions of passwords, credit card numbers and
other personal information at risk. The extent
of the damage caused by Heartbleed isnt
known. The threat went undetected for more
than two years, and its difcult to tell if any
attacks resulted from it because they dont leave
behind distinct footprints.
But now that the threat is public, theres a
good chance hackers will try to exploit it before
xes are in place, says Mike Weber, vice presi-
dent of the information-technology audit and
compliance rm Coalre.
Two of the biggest makers of networking
equipment, Cisco and Juniper, have acknowl-
edged that some of their products contain the
bug, but experts warn that the problem may
extend to other companies as well as a range of
Internet-connected devices such as Blu-ray
I think this is very concerning for many
people, says Darren Hayes, professor of secu-
rity and computer forensics at Pace University.
Its going to keep security professionals very
busy over the coming weeks and months.
Customers need to make sure theyre getting the
answers they need.
Heres a look at what consumers and busi-
nesses should know about Heartbleed and its
effects on networking devices.
How is networking equipment affected?
Just like websites, the software used to run
some networking equipment such as routers,
switches and rewalls also uses the variant of
SSL/TLS known as OpenSSL. OpenSSL is the
set of tools that has the Heartbleed vulnerabili-
As with a website, hackers could potentially
use the bug as a way to breach a system and
gather and steal passwords and other sensitive
What can you do?
Security experts continue to advise people
and businesses to change their passwords, but
that wont be enough unless the company that
created the software in question has put the need-
ed xes in place.
When it comes to devices, this could take a
while. Although websites can be xed relative-
ly quickly by installing a software update,
device makers will have to check each product
to see if it needs to be xed.
Both Cisco Systems Inc. and Juniper
Networks Inc. continue to advise customers
through their websites on which product is still
vulnerable, xed and unaffected. Owners may
need to install software updates for products that
are xed.
Hayes praises Cisco and Juniper for being
upfront with customers. He cautions, though,
that many other companies make similar prod-
ucts that likely have the bug, too, but havent
come forward to say so.
As a result, businesses and consumers need to
check the websites for devices that they think
could have problems. They must be diligent
about installing any software updates they
Heartbleed could harm variety of systems
The Heartbleed bug has caused anxiety
for people and businesses. Now, it appears
that the computer bug is affecting not just
websites, but also networking equipment
including routers, switches and rewalls.
The extent of the damage caused by the
Heartbleed is unknown. The security hole
exists on a vast number of the Internets Web
servers and went undetected for more than
two years. Although its conceivable that the
aw was never discovered by hackers, its
difcult to tell.
There isnt much that people can do to pro-
tect themselves completely until the affected
websites implement a x. And in the case of
networking equipment, that could be a while.
Here are three things you can do to reduce
the threat:
Change your passwords. This isnt a full-
proof solution. Itll only help if the website
in question has put in place required security
patches. You also might want to wait a week
and then change them again.
Worried about the websites youre surf-
ing? Theres a free add-on for the Firefox
browser to check a sites vulnerability and
provide color-codes ags. Green means go
and red means stop. You can download it
Check the website of the company that
made your home router to see if it has
announced any problems. Also be diligent
about downloading and installing and soft-
ware updates you may receive.
Three things you
can do to protect
from Heartbleed
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Response: Supervisor
Horsley and his salary
Bob Stines letter (Supervisor Hors-
ley and his salary in the April 11
edition of the Daily Journal) focused on
a narrow issue, the cost to taxpayers,
which I believe is a non-issue. The
issue was keeping his word and only
that. Don Horsley made that promise
throughout his campaign. On Dec. 26,
2012, 46 days after he started receiving
the salary, he notied the public. Mr.
Stine claims he has done an excellent
job in his rst term. I would point out
the 3 percent raise to sheriff deputies
while other county employees have
gone for as many as ve years without
increase. I would also point out his re-
moving agenda item 9 Whistleblower
Presentation, which Supervisor Dave
Pine, Controller Bob Adler and County
Manager John Maltbie were prepared to
share with the board. I will let the vot-
ers decide if that is excellent or not.
Mr. Stine wrote, Should they be ex-
pected to work without pay. Of course
not, nobody asked him to work without
pay, I simply asked him to keep his
Michael G. Stogner
San Carlos
The letter writer is a candidate for the
District Three supervisor seat.
No district funds used
in bond campaign
I want to correct the record regarding
Jack Hickeys letter (Government
speech in the April 9 edition of the
Daily Journal) regarding government
agencies expenditures for election
campaigns. The San Mateo County
Community College District ab-
solutely did not spend $250,000 on a
touchy feely campaign at the time
the district had a bond measure on the
ballot and it did not fund TVcommer-
cials in support of that measure.
There was an independent campaign
committee named Citizens for Higher
Education that was formed to promote
the bond. No district funds were used
for that purpose.
Ron Galatolo
San Mateo
The letter writer is the chancellor of
the San Mateo County Community
College District.
Letters to the editor
Chico Enterprise-Record
hen it comes to the water
that sits in north state
aquifers, we trust our local
counties to safeguard it and determine
how to use it much more than we trust
the state to manage it.
Even though water is abundant in
the north state, we generally know
how valuable the resource is. We man-
age it wisely for the most part.
Especially in a drought, other areas
covet our water. Despite vague
remarks of indifference by water man-
agers south of the delta, the under-
ground reservoir here is coveted as
much as the water in the above-ground
reservoirs. And just like the building
of Shasta, Trinity and Oroville dams
was done solely to capture that blue
resource, we know in this state that
no expense is too great and no justi-
cation too exaggerated for getting
their hands on any water source. Ask
the folks in the Owens Valley or
Trinity County.
And in a drought, thats when the
pressures are ramped up to get that
underground water, since theres not
as much of it sitting in those reser-
We ran articles last week about the
folly of San Joaquin Valley farmers
replacing row crops, which can be fal-
lowed during a drought, with orchards.
Fruit and nut trees are huge invest-
ments, so farmers simply cant quit
watering for a year. The trees would
Instead, they drill deeper for
groundwater when there is no surface
water. That has caused the land to sink
and the water table to fall in some
places, permanently damaging the
Many counties, even those to the
south where water is a more scarce
resource, are not managing their
groundwater at all. Its almost an any-
thing-goes scenario. That has
prompted state legislators to declare
they must do something and with
our legislators, its always more of a
threat than a declaration when they
say they want to x something. We
arent likely to approve of the
Sen. Fran Pavley of Calabasas says
she wants to make groundwater man-
agement a personal priority. Why
would a state senator from Southern
California be interested in statewide
groundwater rules? Care to guess?
Statewide restrictions to solve
problems that are occurring in places
like the San Joaquin Valley and Paso
Robles are a wonderful idea, but we
still get nervous when we hear the
state talking about how it needs to do
a better job of integrated groundwa-
ter management. To us, that sounds
like somebody saying we need to tap
into areas where theres a lot of
groundwater and quit draining areas
where the groundwater has been near-
ly sucked dry.
Abetter solution than share and
share alike, we believe, is for local
areas to decide their own groundwater
management, within reason. The state
seems to be saying, in its new
California Water Action Plan, that
if local groundwater basins or coun-
ties dont effectively manage their
aquifers, the state will slap restric-
tions on them.
That should be good incentive for
our area to come up with its own plan.
As Paul Gosselin, director of Butte
Countys Department of Water and
Resource Conservation, told the
county Butte County Water
Commission last week: If the state
came in and started making land-use
decisions, it would be disastrous.
The answer, Gosselin said, is for
the county to come up with its own
plan, with targets for how much
groundwater can be pumped each year,
then monitoring the totals. The coun-
t y, he said, would be required to do
compliance reports every ve years to
prove it is following the plan. It will
be expensive, and may be just one
more cost for farmers and water users,
but its better than the alternative of
putting the state in charge.
Rahm Emanuel, formerly Barack
Obamas chief of staff, once elucidated
an unspoken maxim that many politi-
cians follow: You never let a serious
crisis go to waste. And what I mean
by that, its an opportunity to do
things you think you could not do
If that means the state will stop
counties from pumping too much
groundwater, thats excellent. If that
means the state will use the drought as
an opportunity to suck more ground-
water out of the north to get through
the crisis, were concerned.
Guarding our groundwater
Yes, Virginia,
there is a choice
rom time to time I get letters, a recent one might
have read, Dear John, Some of my friends say
there is no political choice in San Mateo County.
Papa says, If you see it in the Daily Journal its so.
Please tell me the truth, is there a political choice in our
county? Signed, Virginia in San Mateo.
In reply, Virginia, your friends are wrong. They have
been affected by the groupthink and herd mentality of the
Bay Area. They do not believe that anything outside of
the progressive-liberal belief system is allowed. They
think that all people must follow the same path, and that
no one can think for themselves. They refuse to see or
consider what is right before their eyes.
Yes, Virginia, there is a political choice in San Mateo
County beyond the machine politics of the Democratic
Party. It exists as certainly as freedom, liberty and indi-
vidual initiative exist. It would be a dreary world indeed if
there was only government as our protector making
sure that all we think, say and
do is approved by central
administrators who know better
than we do how to run our lives.
Thats why, surprisingly to
some, the Republican Party has
a large county presence with
almost 70,000 registered vot-
ers. Moreover, several city
councilmembers, mayors and
special district board members
are Republicans. County party
Chair Chuck McDougald notes,
2012 was a wake-up call. Our
central committee meetings are
standing-room only. Our members are getting off their
duffs and stepping up to the plate. At our last convention,
held in Burlingame, we had to turn away volunteers.
Asked why county voters should support Republican
candidates given their smaller numbers in the county,
McDougald said, They can make a difference for the rst
time in a long time. Look at what happened in Fresno with
Sen. Andy Vidak and in San Diego with the election of
Mayor Kevin Falcouner. He continues, The Republican
Party still faces challenges in California but we have come
a long way. Weve paid off a debt of more than a million
dollars, weve reopened our Sacramento ofce, and a thou-
sand people showed up at our last state convention, excited
and ready to change the political landscape.
Although not a political party, the tea party group
MyLiberty, made up of Libertarian, Decline to State and
Republican voters, is also active in the county. Its imme-
diate past chair is San Carlos Councilman Matt Grocott.
He said, MyLiberty and the tea party stand for three fun-
damental issues: Fiscal responsibility, free markets and
constitutional delity. Those are all issues that, ultimate-
l y, are in the best interest of the American public.
Grocott elaborates, Some have the impression that the
tea party movement has zzled and died out because they
dont see the rallies on the street like were done in the
past. In response, MyLiberty will hold a rally on the
afternoon of Sunday, April 13, in front of the Hillsdale
Shopping Center. He says that the TEAin Tea Party stands
for Taxed Enough Already and that, Having a rally is still
a fun way to pass on a message to the public.
The San Mateo County Libertarian Party also has a local
elected ofcial and candidates on Junes ballot. Kevin
Duewel, vice chair of the San Mateo County Libertarian
Party, argues that, In a left-leaning county like San
Mateo, the Libertarian Party is a much more strategic
vehicle than the Republican Party for advocates of limited
government and individual liberty. The Libertarian Party
supports entrepreneurs, small businesses and taxpayers,
but unlike the Republican Party, it is more tolerant and
accepting on social issues.
Duewel says Libertarians are excited about the San
Mateo County Board of Supervisors District Three race
where member Michael Stogner is running against an
incumbent politician. According to him, Stogner is a
strong supporter of accountability and responsibility in
the county government.
No political choice in San Mateo County? That just
isnt so, as the work of the Republicans, Libertarians and
MyLiberty members show. Ah, Virginia, in this world
there is a choice and you can make it to be free, pros-
perous and independent. Make your choice real and last-
ing, and join those who are like-minded Republicans at, Libertarians at, and MyLiberty at
John McDowell is a longtime county resident having rst
moved to San Carlos in 1963. In the intervening years, he
has worked as a political volunteer and staff member in
local, state and federal government, including time spent as
a press secretary on Capitol Hill and in the George W. Bush
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The current Fire Assessment expires on 6/30/2014. This is a new
assessment and is not added to the current assessment.
100% of the Fire Assessment income will be placed in a designated
account and only used for fre suppression, protection, emergency
services and prevention programs.
A mandatory independent audit will be conducted annually.
Fire Assessment revenues will remain within our City and cannot be
taken by the State or Federal government.
Fire Assessment revenues ($1.5 million/year) will prevent noticeable
cuts in essential City services and other City programs.
The fre assessment ($174.83/year for 1-2 residential units) is a small
price to pay for safety of family and property.
If the fre assessment doesnt pass our property insurance rates may rise.
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Dow 16,026.75 -143.47 10-Yr Bond 2.62 -0.01
Nasdaq 3,999.73 -54.37 Oil (per barrel) 103.40
S&P 500 1,815.69 -17.39 Gold 1,318.60
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New
York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
JPMorgan Chase & Co., down $2.10 to $55.30
The nations largest bank fell short of prot and revenue expectations as
fee-based income took a hit across numerous categories.
The Gap Inc., down 89 cents to $38.40
Comparable-store sales took a beating in March and analysts with Sterne
Agee blame a bland clothing line-up, not bad weather.
H&R Block Inc., down 78 cents to $27.64
The tax preparer found someone to acquire its banking business after a
sale agreement with Republic Bank and Trust fell apart.
Ford Motor Co., unchanged at $15.63
Deutsche Bank sees domestic truck sales holding up as well as bigger
prots from China, and it upgraded the automakers stock to a buy.
Coldwater Creek Inc., down 6 cents to 13 cents
The womens retailer led for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after
failing to nd a buyer or money to fund a turnaround.
Fastenal Co., down 87 cents to $49.86
First-quarter net income and revenue rose at the industrial and
construction supply company, even as it ramped up retail hiring.
AutoNavi Holdings Ltd., up 60 cents to $20.65
First announced in February,Alibaba moves forward on its acquisition of
the Chinese digital mapping company for around $1.5 billion.
Big movers
By Bernard Condon
NEW YORK Investors drove the
stock market lower for a second straight
day Friday as they grew anxious that
earnings growth was faltering.
Weaker results at JPMorgan Chase
dragged bank stocks lower. And big
drops in once-soaring tech stocks
pushed the Nasdaq composite down for a
third week.
The market has been trying to come
back, but each time the selling just picks
up, said Quincy Krosby, a market strate-
gist at Prudential. The buyers are just
not stepping in.
So much for buying on the dip.
Stocks fell from the start of trading on
news that JPMorgan had missed ana-
lysts earnings estimates. Investors,
who were worried that technology shares
were overvalued, dumped those for a sec-
ond day, with some of the biggest gain-
ers of late falling sharply. Facebook fell
1.1 percent, after a 5 percent drop on
The rst-quarter earnings season has
just started, but investors seem in little
mood to wait for results. Financial ana-
lysts expect earnings for companies in
the Standard & Poors 500 index to drop
1.6 percent from a year earlier, according
to FactSet, a nancial data provider. At
the start of the year, they expected a
jump of 4.3 percent.
If prots do fall, it would be only the
second quarterly drop in three years.
Earnings are going to come in on the
sloppy side, said Peter Cardillo, chief
market economist at Rockwell Global
Capital. The market needs to correct,
he added, referring to a sharp downturn in
On Friday, the Nasdaq dropped 54.37
points, or 1.3 percent, to 3,999.73. It
was only the second time this year the
index has closed below the 4,000 mark.
Feb. 3 was the last time it ended below
that level.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell
143.47 points, or 0.89 percent, to
16,026.75. The S&P 500 fell 17.39
points, or 0.95 percent, to 1,815.69.
All 10 industry sectors in the S&P500
dropped. Consumer discretionary stocks
fell the most, down 1.4 percent, and
technology stocks were the third-
biggest decliner, down 1.2 percent.
Last year, earnings for S&P 500 com-
panies rose 6 percent, a decent showing.
Stocks rose much faster up nearly 30
percent for the index. Helping stocks
rise was the Federal Reserve bond buy-
ing designed to stimulate the economy.
Investors havent worried about earn-
ings because it hasnt mattered.
Fundamentals havent mattered, said
Prudentials Krosby. All that has mat-
tered ... is what is the Federal Reserve
was going to do.
She said a so-called correction in
indexes a drop of 10 percent from
highs would be healthy for the mar-
ket, giving it a sturdier base on which to
The Nasdaq is already well on its way.
It is now 8 percent below its recent high
in March. The S&P 500 is off 4 percent
from its recent high on April 2.
Among tech stocks making big
moves Friday, Netix fell 2.4 percent,
Amazon, 1.7 percent and Googles new
Class C shares, 1.9 percent.
On Friday, JPMorgan Chase fell
$2.10, or 3.7 percent, to $55.30. The
nations biggest bank by assets said its
earnings slid 20 percent in the rst quar-
ter as revenue from bond trading and
mortgage lending declined.
Theyre just struggling to grow, and
then they didnt have the strength out of
the investment bank to help offset that,
said Shannon Stemm, nancial services
analyst for Edward Jones. All around,
its just a lackluster quarter for them.
Other stocks making news:
General Motors dropped $1.37, or
4.1 percent, to $31.93 after it said it
must x a second ignition part in com-
pact cars it is recalling for switch prob-
lems. It said the x will increase its rst-
quarter recall costs above $1 billion.
Gap Inc. fell 89 cents, or 2.3 per-
cent, to $38.40. The San Francisco-
based company, which owns the Gap,
Banana Republic and Old Navy brands,
said revenue for stores open at least a
year fell 6 percent.
Street worried about earnings, tech rout
Salesforce to lease
new space in San Francisco
to become the anchor tenant in an ofce tower
under construction in San Francisco thats
expected to be the tallest building on the West
Company and city ofcials announced the
roughly $560 million, 15-year lease deal on
Salesforce will occupy 714,000 square feet
in the new Transbay Tower. The 61-story sky-
scraper will sit atop a new transit hub. It will
be renamed the Salesforce Tower.
The tower is scheduled to be completed in
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff says the deal
represents an incredible milestone in the com-
panys history. It plans to hire more than
1,000 new employees this year.
Salesforce currently leases more than 1 mil-
lion square feet in the city.
Ohio geologists link
small quakes to fracking
COLUMBUS, Ohio State geologists in
Ohio have for the rst time linked earthquakes
in a geologic formation deep under the
Appalachians to gas drilling, leading the state
to issue new permit conditions in certain areas
that are among the nations strictest.
Astate investigation of ve small tremors
in the Youngstown area, in the Appalachian
foothills, last month has found the high-pres-
sure injection of sand and water that accompa-
nies hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, in the
Utica Shale may have increased pressure on a
small, unknown fault, said State Oil & Gas
Chief Rick Simmers. He called the link prob-
While earlier studies had linked earthquakes
in the same region to deep-injection wells
used for disposal of fracking wastewater, this
marks the rst time tremors have been tied
directly to fracking, Simmers said. Five seis-
mic events in March were all part of what was
considered a single event and couldnt be easi-
ly felt by people.
The states new permit conditions are per-
haps the most cautious yet put in place in the
nation, he said.
Major economies
express condence about growth
WASHINGTON Finance ofcials of the
worlds major economies expressed con-
dence Friday that they can meet an ambi-
tious goal of boosting global growth by $2
trillion over the next ve years.
Thats despite a variety of threats includ-
ing rising political tensions over Russias
actions in Ukraine.
Finance ministers and central bank presi-
dents of the leading rich and developing
nations issued a joint statement that
papered over substantial differences in such
areas as central bank interest rate policies
and whether to hit Russia with tougher sanc-
tions because of its dealings with Ukraine.
The nal Group of 20 communique pledged
to keep working on concrete economic
reforms that could boost global growth by 2
percent over the next ve years. But nance
ofcials concede that the economic reforms
needed to achieve that goal will in many
cases be politically difcult.
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey said all
the nance ministers realized that hard deci-
sions would have to be made in terms of
reforming labor market policies and dealing
with budget decits.
Subway: Yoga mat
chemical almost out of bread
NEWYORK Subway says an ingredient
dubbed the yoga mat chemical will be
entirely phased out of its bread by next
The disclosure comes as Subway has suf-
fered from an onslaught of bad publicity
since a food blogger petitioned the chain to
remove the ingredient.
The ingredient, azodicarbonamide, is
approved by the Food and Drug
Administration for use in food as a bleach-
ing agent and dough conditioner. It can be
found in a wide variety of products, includ-
ing those served at McDonalds, Burger
King and Starbucks and breads sold in super-
SeaWorld loses appeal
in death by killer whale
WASHINGTON A federal appeals court
on Friday upheld a regulatory safety nding
against SeaWorld in the drowning of a train-
er who was pulled under by a killer whale at
the theme park.
In a 2-1 decision, the appeals court said
SeaWorlds challenge to the nding was
unpersuasive and that the Occupational
Safety and Health Review Commission was
correct when it found that the SeaWorld park
in Orlando, Fla., had violated a federal work-
place safety law.
Business briefs
<<< Page 13, Warriors clinch
second straight playoff berth
Weekend April 12-13, 2014
By Paul Newberry
AUGUSTA, Ga. Bubba Watson likes the
way he looks in green. He wants to get that
color back in his wardrobe.
Watson surged to the Masters lead with a
spree of birdies on the back side Friday,
positioning him for a weekend run at his
second green jacket in three years.
Im trying to get the jacket back,
Watson said. I want that feeling again.
The 2012 champion at Augusta National
sparked the best run of
the tournament so far
when he stuck his tee
shot at No. 12 within 3
feet of the cup. He tapped
in for the first of five
straight birdies that pro-
pelled him to a 4-under
Even after making his
second bogey of the tour-
nament by missing a short putt at the 18th,
Watson walked off with his second straight
round in the 60s, a 7-under 137 total and a
three-stroke lead the biggest 36-hole
advantage at Augusta since 2006.
Its not science here, Watson said. Its
try to hit the greens, and if youre hitting
the greens that means youre obviously hit-
ting your tee shots well. So thats all Im
trying to do, just hit the greens.
Look whos in the mix again, too: 54-
year-old Fred Couples, who posted his sec-
ond straight 71.
This is the fth straight year the 1992
winner has gone to the weekend in the top
10 he was leading two years ago but
hes never been able to hang on.
I cant panic, said Couples, looking to
become the oldest major champion in golf
history. Youre not going to pick up two or
three shots here because you want to. Its
not that kind of course. Youve got to hang
in there, expect a tough shot here and there.
Its going to be a tough day tomorrow.
And dont count out defending champion
Adam Scott, who got off to a rough start but
Bubba Watson goes on birdie spree at Masters
Serras Vinnie Venturi pitched one inning of scoreless relief, entering in the seventh with two
runners on and no outs. The sophomore southpaw induced a double play grounder and an-
other groundout to get out of the inning unscathed.
By Terry Bernal
For St. Francis ace John Gavin, facing
Serra this season has been about exorcising
some serious demons.
For the second time this season, Gavin did
so in leading the Lancers past the Padres
with a 3-0 win Friday at Serra. The big left-
hander went six-plus shutout innings to
improve his unbeaten record to 4-0. Also
having shut out Serra 1-0 at St. Francis
March 21, Gavin has been awless against
the Padres this year.
Thats a far cry from the lack of success
Gavin had against Serra in two previous
They roughed me up pretty dang badly
my sophomore and junior year, Gavin said.
I gave up a home run to [Jordan Paroubeck
last year] that probably still hasnt landed.
So it felt good to get the monkey off my
back and pitch the game that I know that I
Now the owner of a 22-2 career record,
Gavin hasnt faced much adversity in his
varsity career. But the two starts against
Serra previous to this year were his two
worst. As a sophomore, Gavin took his
only loss of the year against the Padres,
lasting just 2 1/3 innings while surrender-
ing ve runs in a 7-3 Serra win. Last season,
Gavin went just 2 2/3 innings in surrender-
ing seven runs while taking a no-decision
in a 10-9 Serra victory.
But even without his best stuff Friday,
Gavin kept St. Francis rolling to its third
straight win, by virtue of which the Lancers
(8-2 in West Catholic Athletic League, 13-2
overall) move into sole possession of rst
place in the WCAL. They entered into play
tied atop the league with Mitty, but the
Monarchs fell to Bellarmine 1-0 Friday.
I think he did a really good job of bat-
tling, St. Francis manager Mike Oakland
said. I honestly didnt think his command
Struggles continue
By Howie Rumberg
NEWYORK Get a grip.
Using a suspicious substance for a better
hold of the baseball on cool days is not such
a sticky situation.
Whether its the Yankees Michael Pineda
with a mysterious brown goo on his hand,
Bostons Jon Lester with a green smudge in
his glove or Houstons Josh Zeid spraying
something on his forearm before entering a
recent game, most major leaguers dont care
whether pitchers get a little help even
though its against the Ofcial Baseball
To some, its preferable.
Its an unwritten rule in the game. Im
sure a lot of pitchers do it, Red Sox out-
elder Shane Victorino said Friday before
Boston played the Yankees. As a hitter, do
what you got to do from letting that ball go
astray and hitting me in the head. Im ne
with that.
Ever since pitchers started throwing to
batters in the 1800s, theyve looked for an
edge and it has continued long after doc-
toring the baseball was banned in 1920.
Television cameras caught Pineda with
what looked like sticky pine tar on his hand
early in the Yankees 4-1 victory over
Boston on a cool Thursday night, when the
ball could be slick. Red Sox manager John
Farrell didnt see a photograph of Pinedas
hand until the fourth inning. By the time
Pineda came out to warm up for the fth, his
hand was clean and Farrell didnt complain
to umpires.
In conditions like last night, its not
uncommon for pitchers to try and get a grip
in some way, Farrell said. Were more
focused on what we need to do offensively to
kind of get going rather than taking any-
thing away from his abilities.
Joe Torre, Major League Baseballs execu-
tive vice president of baseball operations,
Players know pitchers will look for an edge
By Terry Bernal
Orlando Razo hadnt pitched at Stanford
since he was a pupil of the great Cardinal
pitching coach Tom Dunton.
Well, he kind of pitched at Stanford.
I used to get pitching lessons in the away
bullpen, Razo said. Thats about as close
as I got.
Ayear removed from posting a 9-2 record
as the ace starter of Serras pitching staff,
Razo got to take the game mound at Sunken
Diamond Tuesday. The UC Davis freshman
was brilliant in his homecoming, ring 3
1/3 innings of shutout baseball. While
Stanford ultimately won 7-6, Razo entered
with the Aggies trailing 4-3 and pitched his
team back into it. Davis scored single runs
in the fth, sixth and seventh and Razo
departed with a 7-4 lead. He took a no-deci-
sion as the Cardinal rallied for three runs in
the eighth to win it.
Still, getting to pitch in front family and
friends that numbered 15 guests was a thrill
for the freshman southpaw.
It felt awesome, honestly, Razo said.
My parents are big baseball fans in gener-
al. They love watching me pitch but they
just love watching the game of baseball.
They come to pretty much every game any-
way, but my brother was there who doesnt
always get to see me pitch, and then a bunch
of family and friends that went. So, it was
nice to know that I have a big supporting
cast. That was awesome.
Razo has been fairly awesome as well as
the freshman has helped solidify the back-
end of the UC Davis bullpen. The Aggies
feature a trio of relievers with Razo and Raul
Jacobson setting up for the Big Wests sec-
ond best saves leader in freshman closer
Zach Stone.
Through 12 appearances, Razo has posted
a 1-2 record with a 1.64 ERA. His appear-
ance at Sunken Diamond was his third
straight Tuesday appearance in long relief.
But while hes been thrown into the compet-
itive re as a weekend setup man, the goal is
still to crack the starting rotation.
I hope to one day eventually start, Razo
Razo rolls through
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Carlmont 12, Burlingame 0
Rebecca Faulkner red a perfect game to
keep the rst-place Scots undefeated in Bay
Division play Thursday. The senior left-
hander struck out four through the six-
inning perfecto, which was shortened due to
the mercy rule.
Faulker helped her cause at the plate by
going 3 for 4 with three RBIs. She also had
several standout defensive plays, according
to Carlmont head coach Jim Liggett.
Scots senior Gabriella Pons went 2 for 4
with four RBIs while Mariko Kondo and
Kelsey Ching each added two hits. With the
win, Carlmont improves to 6-0 in league,
remaining one game ahead of second-place
Half Moon Bay.
Menlo-Atherton 20, Jefferson 2
The Bears picked up where they left off
Thursday in an easy win over Jefferson
M-A(4-2 PALOcean, 11-5) crushed Shasta
Charter 15-0 Thursday and poured even more
on the Indians. The Bears had scoring
innings of 3, 6, 5, 2 and 4 in a game that
was called after ve innings because of the
10-run mercy rule.
Emily Katz did it all for the Bears. Not
only did she hold Jefferson to a pair of runs
on two hits, she had four hits at the plate,
including a triple and a two-run homer in the
fth. She nished with four RBIs.
Tanya Lazaro also had a monster game,
collecting three doubles among her four hits
and drove in a half-dozen runs. Yescina
Garcia and Erin Goode both had two hits and
drove in three runs.
Menlo-Atherton 15, Shasta Charter 0
Bears junior pitcher Emily Katz earned her
10th victory of the season in dealing two
shutout innings Thursday. Junior Erin
Goode had a triple and three RBIs while
freshman catcher Sarah Tiemann added two
hits and two RBIs. The game lasted three
innings due to the mercy rule. The big win
comes on the heels of M-As 15-0 loss to
Mills Tuesday. With the win, the Bears
improve to 10-5 overall.
Sacred Heart Prep 1,
Menlo-Atherton 0, 8 innings
The Gators managed just one hit, but one
hit was enough as they out-lasted the Bears
in eight innings.
SHP (3-3 PAL Bay, 10-6 overall) was held
hitless through seven innings by M-A
pitcher Matt McGarry. Luckily for the
Gators, M-A could not muster much offense
against SHP starter Will Johnston.
In the top of the eighth inning, SHP nal-
ly pushed across what turned out to be the
winning run. With one out, Andrew
Robinson was hit by a pitch and moved to
second on a passed ball. He moved to third
on a Chris Lee groundout. Andrew
Daschbach was hit by a pitch to put runners
on the corners and bring up Danny Cody
with two outs.
Cody hit a pitch into the hole between
third base and shortstop and beat the throw
to rst with Robinson scoring on the play.
Johnston was the beneciary of the run as
he pitched a complete game, ve hitter in
earning the win to improve to 4-1 overall
and 2-1 in PAL play.
Menlo School 5, Half Moon Bay 3
The Knights jumped on the Cougars early
and held on for the win in Peninsula Athletic
League Bay Division action Friday.
Menlo (4-2 PAL Bay, 10-5 overall) scored
four times in the rst inning and added its
nal run in the top of the third. Half Moon
Bay (2-4, 9-8) got back in the game with a
three-run sixth, but could get no closer.
Macklan Badger drove in a pair of runs in
the first with a booming double. Brett
Berghammer drove in two of the three HMB
runs with a triple.
Wyatt Driscoll picked up the win for the
Knights, improving to 4-1 with ve-plus
innings of work.
Menlo-Atherton 5, Washington 4
The Bears rallied for three runs in the bot-
tom of the seventh to walk off against
Washington in non-league action Thursday
at Skyline College.
M-A junior pitcher A.J. Lemons earned
his rst win of the season to improve to 1-
0. Lemons has been stellar in seven relief
outings for M-A this season. Surrendering
just his second run of the year through three
innings of work Thursday, he currently
owns a 1.02 ERA. M-A senior Erik
Amundson stole three bases and scored two
runs in the game. With the win, M-A
improves to 10-4 overall.
Girls lacrosse
Menlo School 12, Menlo-Atherton 6
The Knights led 7-4 at halftime and pulled
away in the second half to record the win
over the rival Bears.
Parvathi Narayan led Menlo (3-1 WBAL,
8-4 overall) with three goals. Sophia
Donovan and Kira Sze each added a pair of
goals for the Knights.
Amanda Wiseman paced M-A (1-3, 4-8-1)
with three scores, while Sally Carlson added
a pair.
College softball
CSM 11, Sacramento 1
In a clash of two Top 10 teams, No. 2
CSM rallied for ve in the second and ve in
the third and went on to win in ve innings
via mercy rule over No. 10 Sacramento City
College Thursday. The Lady Bulldogs
banged out 14 hits with Brooke Ramsey and
Melina Rodriguez hitting home runs.
Ashlynne Neil earned the win in CSMs nal
regular-season home game to improve to
16-2 on the season. CSM had been ranked
No. 1 among California Community
Colleges since Feb. 26 but were recently
supplanted by Palomar College after having
its 26-game winning streak snapped by San
Jose City College on April 2. CSM is now
34-2 overall.
College baseball
CSM 9, Mission 5
The Bulldogs kept their Coast Golden
Gate hopes alive Thursday as Conyal Cody
struck out nine over six innings to earn the
win. Bulldogs shortstop Miles
Mastrobuoni was 4 for 5 with four RBIs and
two runs scored, as CSM scored in four of
the rst six innings. With the win, the
third-place Bulldogs close to within two
games of second-place Mission and remain
4 1/2 games back of rst-place Chabot six
games to play, including a critical April 17
matchup at Chabot.
Caada 5, Skyline 4
In a key Coast Pacic Conference win
Thursday, the Colts took a 4-1 lead into the
eighth. Skyline rallied for three runs in the
top of the frame to tie it, but Caada
answered back with a run in the bottom of
the inning to retake the lead. Ryan De
Gregorio tabbed the win in relief to improve
to 4-0. Colts starter David Moody took a
no-decision after 7 1/3 innings of work.
Skyline closer Bryan Hidalgo took the loss
to fall to 2-6. Caada second baseman Matt
Eastman was 2 for 4 with an RBI while
Dylan Cook added two RBIs. Skyline catch-
er Keaton Eichman was 2 for 3 with a run
scored. With the win, Caada remains in a
second-place tie with Ohlone at 12-6, each
one game behind rst-place Cabrillo.
Local sports roundup
Sharks 5, Avalanche 1
SAN JOSE Marty Havlat scored three
goals for the rst time in nearly nine years,
and the San Jose Sharks prevented Colorado
from clinching the Central Division title
with a 5-1 victory over the Avalanche on
Friday night.
Dan Boyle and Patrick Marleau also
scored, and Alex Stalock made 32 saves for
the Sharks, who had lost four of six to fall
short in their race for rst place in the
Pacic Division.
Patrick Bordeleau scored the lone goal for
the Avalanche, who lost for the rst time in
regulation since March 21 against Boston.
Colorado had gone 8-0-1 in its last nine
games to move into a tie for rst with St.
The Avalanche can win the division either
by beating Anaheim on Sunday night in the
regular-season nale or with a regulation
loss by St. Louis earlier Sunday against
Colorado needs the Ducks to lose Saturday
in Los Angeles to have a chance of nishing
in the top spot in the Western Conference.
San Jose is locked into the second seed in
the Pacic Division and will open the play-
offs at home next week against Los
Angeles. The Sharks moved two points
ahead of Chicago in the race for home-ice
advantage in a possible conference nal
Despite the signicant stakes in the game
for Colorado, coach Patrick Roy opted to
give third-string goalie Reto Berra his sec-
ond start since joining the team last month.
The move backred quickly as Berra allowed
two goals on the rst ve shots he faced and
was replaced by Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Boyle opened the scoring with a well-
placed shot from the faceoff circle just over
3 minutes into the game. Marleau ended
Berras night 10:11 into the game with a
slap shot from the slot for his 33rd goal.
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said. But right now its just doing whatev-
er I can. And thats what the mindset is
always going to be whether Im starting or
After graduating from Serra, Razo rened
his relief chops as the closer of the Pacic
Union Financial Capitalists aka the Caps
out of Walnut Creek. Playing over 40
games last summer, along with former Serra
teammate Matt Gorgolinski, Razo paced the
team in saves, including nishing the sea-
son on the mound with a save in the nal
game against the Utah Marshalls in the Phil
Singer Summer Series in San Diego.
I had one start then closed pretty much
the whole summer, Razo said. It was a lot
of fun.
Before emerging as an All-West Catholic
Athletic League second-team pitcher in
2013, Razo had the time of his life working
with Dunton. Stanfords former pitching
coach of 16 years worked with Razo since
the lefty was in middle school then all
through high school.
He was awesome, Razo said. He
coached Mike Mussina and all the great
Stanford pitchers.
Continued from page 11
LOS ANGELES Stephen Curry had 30
points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds, and the
Golden State Warriors clinched a playoff berth
with a 112-95 victory over the Los Angeles
Lakers on Friday night.
Klay Thompson and Marreese Speights
scored 16 points apiece for the Warriors, who
will make back-to-back postseason appear-
ances for the rst time in more than two
After blowing a 20-point lead and a chance
to clinch at home against Denver on Thursday
night, Curry and the Warriors are back in the
postseason after snapping an 11-game road
losing streak against the Lakers.
Nick Young scored 25 points for the Lakers,
who set a franchise low with the 54th loss of
their miserable season. The 1957-58
Minneapolis Lakers lost 53 times in their 72-
game season.
Curry, who hit four 3-pointers, grabbed a
defensive rebound with 41 seconds left to
wrap up his fth career triple-double. The
speedy point guard is the rst Warriors player
with four triple-doubles in a single season
since Wilt Chamberlain had ve in 1962-63.
The Warriors had little trouble with the rem-
nants of the Lakers, opening a 20-point lead
in the third quarter and cruising to just their
second road win over the 16-time NBAcham-
pions in 22 games.
Steve Nash and Pau Gasol sat out for the
Lakers, who will miss the playoffs for just the
third time since 1976.
Golden State also won its season series with
the Lakers for the rst time since 1994-95,
and the Warriors victory was their 49th, one
shy of the franchises rst 50-win season
since 1993-94.
The Warriors are likely to be the Western
Conferences sixth seed, which would mean
theyll return to Staples Center next week to
face the Pacic Division champion Clippers.
Steve Blake had 13 points, ve assists and
ve rebounds in his rst road game against the
Lakers since they traded him to Golden State
on Feb. 19. The veteran point guard hit three
3-pointers during his highest-scoring game
since joining the Warriors.
Only nine Lakers suited up, thanks to their
usual lengthy list of injured players: Nash,
Gasol, Chris Kaman, Kent Bazemore and
Xavier Henry all sat out. Nash experienced a
are-up of his season-long problems with his
back and hamstrings on Tuesday while pass-
ing Warriors coach Mark Jackson for third
place on the NBAs career assists list.
Andre Iguodala and Jermaine ONeal sat out
for Golden State, with Iguodala resting his
right knee tendinitis for the second time this
David Lee had 10 points and 10 rebounds for
the Warriors, coming off the bench in his
return from a seven-game absence with right
leg problems.
Curry was sharp from the opening tip, scor-
ing 11 points in each of the rst two quarters.
Even when he missed a breakaway dunk, he
got the rebound and buried a 25-foot fall-away
Jordan Crawfords 3-pointer set off a 17-6
run by the Warriors, who led 58-43 at half-
Young hit a series of jumpers to trim Golden
States lead to 103-92 with 2:52 to play, but
Thompson hit a few big shots to wrap it up.
NOTES: The Lakers had planned to wear
their black alternate jerseys, but the Warriors
mistakenly packed their regular blue road jer-
seys, forcing Los Angeles to wear its tradi-
tional home gold. ... The Warriors had lost 20
of their past 21 home games against the
Lakers, losing only on March 23, 2008, when
Stephen Jackson hit two last-minute 3-point-
Warriors clinch playoff spot
SAN FRANCISCO Madison Bumgarner
hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high ve
runs to overcome a shaky outing on the mound,
sending the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 vic-
tory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday
Bumgarner hit a sacrice y off starter Jorge
De La Rosa in the third inning, then connected
for a towering home run in the fourth. It was
Bumgarners third career homer and only the
second grand slam by a Giants pitcher since the
team relocated from New York to San Francisco
in 1958.
Shawn Estes did it against Montreal on May
24, 2000.
Brandon Crawford added two hits and scored
twice for the Giants.
Carlos Gonzalez homered for Colorado,
which played short-handed after injuries side-
lined two of its top hitters.
Bumgarner (2-0) struck out seven and walked
two in six erratic innings. He allowed nine hits
and appeared headed for a short night until the
Giants scored ve runs in the fourth.
His home run came on a day when both teams
were minus key players.
Troy Tulowitzkis sore quadriceps kept him
out of Colorados starting lineup. He pinch-hit
in the ninth and struck out looking against
closer Sergio Romo to end the game.
The Rockies also were without catcher Wilin
Rosario, who hurt his left wrist while sliding
during Wednesdays 8-1 win against the
Chicago White Sox.
San Francisco played with a jumbled lineup
as manager Bruce Bochy rested catcher Buster
Posey and center elder Angel Pagan.
There were still plenty of offensive re-
Gonzalez hit a two-run shot off Bumgarner in
the third to put the Rockies up 3-0. The ball
landed in McCovey Cove, the second time
Colorados slugger has reached the waters
beyond AT&TPark.
Bumgarner slam keys Giants win
Warriors 112, Lakers 95
Giants 6, Rockies 5
Colorado AB R H BI BB SO Avg.
Barnes rf 5 1 2 0 0 2 .263
Rutledge ss 4 1 3 0 0 0 .800
Tulowitzki ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .393
C.Gonzalez lf 4 1 1 2 0 2 .375
Cuddyer 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 .386
Arenado 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 .256
Stubbs cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 .125
Blckmon ph-cf 1 0 1 1 0 0 .486
Pacheco c 3 1 1 0 1 1 .455
LeMahieu 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 .250
J.De La Rosa p 1 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Kahnle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Culberson ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 .118
Bettis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Logan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Morneau ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .375
Totals 35 5 11 4 2 10
SanFrancisco AB R H BI BB SO Avg.
J.Perez cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Pence rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 .156
Sandoval 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 .143
Arias 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
Morse lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 .394
Blanco pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H.Sanchez c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .182
Belt 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 .292
B.Hicks 2b 2 1 0 0 0 2 .294
B.Crawford ss 3 2 1 1 1 2 .303
Bumgarner p 1 1 1 5 0 0 .667
Adrianza ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 .063
J.Gutierrez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Casilla p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Romo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 ---
Totals 29 6 6 6 2 11
Colorado 102 001 010 5 11 1
SanFrancisco 001 500 00x 6 6 1
EPacheco (1),Sandoval (3).LOBColorado 6,San
Francisco 5. 2BPacheco (2), Culberson (1), Pence
(4),Belt (1).3BB.Crawford (1).HRC.Gonzalez (4),
off Bumgarner; Bumgarner (1), off J.De La Rosa.
RBIsC.Gonzalez 2 (13), Blackmon (9), Culberson
(2), B.Crawford (5), Bumgarner 5 (5). CSRutledge
(1). SJ.De La Rosa, B.Hicks. SFBumgarner.
Runners left in scoring positionColorado 4
(Stubbs, Barnes 2, Arenado); San Francisco 3
(H.Sanchez, Adrianza, B.Crawford). RISPColorado
2 for 11; San Francisco 1 for 11.
Runners moved upLeMahieu, Sandoval,
DPSan Francisco 1 (J.Perez, Belt).
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO
DeLaRosaL,0-2 4 1/3 4 6 6 2 6
Kahnle 2/3 0 0 0 0 0
Bettis 2 1 0 0 0 2
Belisle 0 1 0 0 0 0
Logan 1 0 0 0 0 3
SanFrancisco IP H R ER BB SO
Bmgrner W, 2-0 6 9 4 4 2 7
J.Gutierrez H, 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Casilla H, 2 1 2 1 0 0 0
Romo S, 3-3 1 0 0 0 0 3
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said in a statement Friday that Pineda would
not be suspended.
The umpires did not observe an applica-
tion of a foreign substance during the game
and the issue was not raised by the Red
Sox, Torre said. Given those circum-
stances, there are no plans to issue a sus-
pension, but we intend to talk to the
Yankees regarding what occurred.
Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman
spoke with Torre and said the issue was
resolved. Pineda said hadnt spoken with
any Yankees management as of early after-
Perhaps Farrell didnt say anything
because his pitchers have been accused of
using something extra. Toronto Blue Jays
broadcasters last season thought they
caught Clay Buchholz who faced Pineda
Thursday using an illegal substance.
During the 2013 World Series opener, Lester
was seen on TV with something in his
Yankees manager Joe Girardi has never
questioned his own pitchers, but he knows
what goes on.
I dont talk to pitchers about that: Do
you use or dont you use? This is not a recre-
ational drug. I dont talk to people about
that, Girardi said. Im aware. Ive been on
teams where Ive seen it. Im 99 percent sure
that I know of other guys on other teams
that use it.
Rule 8.02 says a pitcher may not apply a
foreign substance to the ball, and section
B of the rule says a pitcher may not have
any foreign substance in his possession
on the mound. The penalty if caught is auto-
matic ejection and suspension.
The rule has been applied, perhaps most
famously when Twins pitcher Joe Niekro
was caught with an emery board and sandpa-
per in the back pocket of his uniform pants
in 1987. He was banned for 10 days. But
Victorino agreed, doctoring the ball this
way is different than improving ones grip.
Dodgers reliever Jay Howell was suspend-
ed three days (later reduced to two) for pine
tar on his glove in Game 3 of the 1988 NL
championship series.
For a player to be ejected, he has to be
caught. Umpires are obligated to take action
if they see a violation or if one is reported
to them. Not so easily done.
Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and
Victorino each said they have never gone up
to the plate and noticed whether a pitcher
had something on his hand or uniform. But
as camera resolution increases, spotlight
has increased on all players. Unlike golf,
which has a self-policing policy that allows
fans watching at home to point out rules
violations, theres no such mechanism in
Challenging the use of an illegal sub-
stance is not among the reviewable plays
under MLBs new replay system. Baseball
executives plan to examine the rules and
make changes for 2015, perhaps a path that
would allow for a change.
For most, though, the problem for Pineda
was he was too blatant.
Be discreet, Victorino said.
Continued from page 11
was as good as its been in the past. His
breaking ball wasnt as good as its been in
recent outings. I just think he battled
through the whole thing.
While Gavin issued four hits and four
walks, the difference in the game was that
St. Francis was able to hold Serra base run-
ners in check. Only three Padres reached
scoring position in the game, two of which
came in the bottom of the seventh when
Serra stranded the bases loaded to end the
On the other hand, Serra starter Sean
Watkins was irting with disaster all day.
The senior right-hander worked five
innings, allowing three runs on just two
hits. However, Watkins walked ve, four of
which reached scoring position, with two
eventually scoring.
Its difcult to overcome free bases in our
league, Serra manager Craig Gianinno said.
Theyre a good team and they capitalized
on those opportunities.
Still, the game was scoreless after three
innings. And it took an ineld error with
two on and two out in the fourth for St.
Francis to break through.
Two good pitchers, Gianinno said. I
think they both grinded. Our guy didnt
have his best stuff but he competed and
grinded. We made a couple mistakes and St.
Francis capitalized.
Two big mistakes struck after Watkins
issued a pair of fourth-inning walks. Wi t h
Lancers at rst and second amid a scoreless
tie, Watkins committed a balk to move both
runners into scoring position. On the ensu-
ing pitch, St. Francis senior Ryan Johnson
hit a routine grounder to shortstop which
caught Matt Blais between hops for a costly
error allowing Jonathan Mendoza to score
from third, giving St. Francis a 1-0 lead.
Watkins still managed to strike out the
side in the fourth and totaled ve strikeouts
in the game.
In the fth, St. Francis scored twice more.
With two outs, senior Blake Billinger
extended the inning with a four-pitch walk.
Cleanup man Tyler Deason didnt wait
around, as the lefty-swinging senior crushed
a two-run home run to right, his rst of the
year, to give St. Francis a 3-0 lead.
Boasting a 0.51 team ERA, it was all the
runs St. Francis pitchers would need.
Its a huge sigh of relief (to take the
lead), Gavin said. Especially when its 0-
0, you still have the jitters. When its 3-0
you can breath a little bit more.
After Gavin surrendered a leadoff double to
James Outman in the seventh, St. Francis
turned to right-hander Patrick McMullen.
The senior issued a walk before Chris
Papapietro reached on an error to load the
bases. But McMullen buckled down to
induce a groundout off the bat of Nolan
Dempsey to end the game.
McMullen earned his third save of the
year. Watkins took the loss, falling to 0-2
on the year.
Outman was 2 for 3 in the game and is cur-
rently hitting for a .367 average.
We all knew that Gavin is a really good
pitcher, Outman said. So we just had the
same mentality. Just hunt fastball and see
what we can get because they have a really
good pitching staff.
Serras best swing of the game came off
the bat of cleanup hitter Angelo Bortolin, as
the left-handed-hitting sophomore drove a
Gavin fastball to the warning track in the
second inning which St. Francis left elder
Ryan McSwain hauled in with his back
against the wall. Bortolin currently paces
Serra in each of the Triple Crown categories
with a .386 batting average, ve home runs
and 22 RBIs.
Bortolin, for a young kid, is really com-
posed and calm at the plate offensively,
Gianinno said. Hes just getting better
every day and getting more and more con-
dent. (He is) understanding how the league
is trying to get him out and pitch him. Hes
making quality adjustments from pitch to
pitch and from at bat to at bat. (He) is really
developing and growing as a result.
With the loss, Serra toils in sixth place,
falling to 4-6 in WCAL play and 10-9 over-
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ext. 109 or by email:
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Colin Kaepernick defends reputation
SAN FRANCISCO San Francisco 49ers
quarterback Colin Kaepernick is defending
his reputation.
Kaepernick put out a statement on his
Twitter account Friday, a day after his name
was linked to a Miami police report involv-
ing a woman who passed out in a hotel and
later woke up in a hospital not knowing
how she got there.
Referring to some media reports on the
situation, Kaepernick said: I take great
pride in who I am and what I do, but I guess
sometimes you have to deal with someone
who makes things up. He told fans their
faith in him is not misplaced.
Police say Kaepernick, teammate Quinton
Patton and Seahawks receiver Ricardo
Lockette were with the woman earlier this
month at a Miami hotel where Lockette
lives. The police say its too early to deter-
mine whether a crime was committed.
Penn States John Urschel
wins Sullivan Award
ORLANDO, Fla. Penn State offensive
lineman John Urschel won the Sullivan
Award on Friday night as the countrys top
amateur athlete.
The football star edged fellow Florida
track and eld athlete Cory Ann McGee and
Nebraska volleyball player Kelsey
Robinson for the award presented by the
Amateur Athletic Union
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rallied for 72. The Aussie was among those
four shots back, still solidly in contention
to become only the fourth back-to-back
winner in Masters history.
Watson opened Thursday with a 69 and
went bogey-free through the rst 26 holes,
nally stumbling at the ninth. But that
bogey was quickly forgotten when he put on
a dazzling display of the golf that had the
patrons roaring. He took advantage of both
par 5s, sandwiched around a curling, 40-foot
birdie putt at the 14th that prompted him to
throw both arms in the air.
Watson made it ve in a row at the par-3
16th, pulling off another magnicent tee
shot with the 9-iron, the ball rolling up
about 4 feet short of the ag. He became
only the fth player in Masters history to
run off nothing but birdies from the 12th to
16th holes.
Ayear ago, the left-hander nished in a tie
for 50th last year as the defending Masters
champion, his worst showing in ve previ-
ous appearances. He likes being two years
removed from his title a whole lot better.
I was in awe when I was the champion,
Watson said. I didnt know how to handle it
the best way, so I didnt play my best golf.
Watsons closest pursuer was Australias
John Senden, who birdied 14 and 15 on his
way to a 68 and 140 overall.
Scott bogeyed three of the rst ve holes
but wound up at 141. He was joined by
Denmarks Thomas Bjorn, who birdied four
of the last ve holes for a 68; Swedens
Jonas Blixt, who managed 71 despite a dou-
ble-bogey at the 11th; and 20-year-old
Jordan Spieth, hardly looking like an
Augusta rookie when he closed out 70 with a
birdie at the tough nishing hole.
Five shots back with Couples were Jimmy
Walker, a three-time PGA Tour winner this
season who shot 72, and Jim Furyk, whose
68 matched Watson, Senden and Bjorn for
the best round of the day.
First-round leader Bill Haas, teeing off on
a warm, sunny afternoon with the wind
picking up and the greens getting rmer,
was still at 4 under approaching the turn.
Then came a miserable stretch of holes
starting at No. 9: bogey, bogey, double-
bogey, bogey, bogey. He staggered to a 78
10 shots higher than the day before,
knocking him nine shots back.
At least Haas gets to keep playing.
Three-time winner Phil Mickelson missed
the Augusta cut for the rst time since 1997.
Continued from page 11
Bubba Watson drained ve birdie putts in a row on his way to a 4-under 68 second round and
a three-shot lead going into the nal two rounds of the Masters this weekend.
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W L Pct GB
y-Toronto 46 33 .582
x-Brooklyn 43 36 .544 3
New York 34 45 .430 12
Boston 24 55 .304 22
Philadelphia 17 62 .215 29
y-Miami 54 25 .684
x-Washington 41 38 .519 13
x-Charlotte 40 39 .506 14
Atlanta 36 43 .456 18
Orlando 23 56 .291 31
W L Pct GB
y-Indiana 54 26 .675
x-Chicago 47 32 .595 6 1/2
Cleveland 32 48 .400 22
Detroit 29 51 .363 25
Milwaukee 15 64 .190 38 1/2
W L Pct GB
z-San Antonio 62 18 .775
x-Houston 52 27 .658 9 1/2
Dallas 48 32 .600 14
Memphis 47 32 .595 14 1/2
New Orleans 32 47 .405 29 1/2
W L Pct GB
y-Oklahoma City 58 21 .734
x-Portland 52 28 .650 6 1/2
Minnesota 40 39 .506 18
Denver 35 44 .443 23
Utah 24 55 .304 34
Pacic Division
W L Pct GB
y-L.A. Clippers 55 24 .696
x-GoldenState 49 30 .620 6
Phoenix 47 32 .595 8
Sacramento 27 52 .342 28
L.A. Lakers 25 54 .316 30
x-clinched playoff spot
y-clinched division
East Division
W L Pct GB
Tampa Bay 6 5 .545
Toronto 6 5 .545
Boston 5 6 .455 1
New York 5 6 .455 1
Baltimore 4 6 .400 1 1/2
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Detroit 5 3 .625
Chicago 6 5 .545 1/2
Cleveland 5 6 .455 1 1/2
Kansas City 4 5 .444 1 1/2
Minnesota 4 6 .400 2
West Division
W L Pct GB
Seattle 6 3 .667
Oakland 6 4 .600 1/2
Texas 5 5 .500 1 1/2
Los Angeles 4 5 .444 2
Houston 4 7 .364 3
Boston4,N.Y.Yankees 2
TampaBay2,Cincinnati 1
Texas 1,Houston0,12innings
Minnesota10,Kansas City1
N.Y.Mets at L.A.Angels,10:05p.m.
SanDiego6,Detroit 0
Boston(Lackey 2-0) at N.Y.Yankees (Kuroda 1-1), 10:05
Tampa Bay (Cobb0-1) at Cincinnati (Simon 1-0), 10:10
Kansas City (Shields 0-1) at Minnesota (Nolasco 0-1),
Toronto(Hutchison1-1) at Baltimore(B.Norris0-1),4:05
Houston(Cosart1-1) atTexas(Scheppers0-1),5:05p.m.
Detroit(Verlander0-1) atSanDiego(Kennedy1-1),5:40
Oakland(Gray1-0) at Seattle(E.Ramirez1-1),6:10p.m.
z-Boston 80 53 18 9 115 255 173
x-Tampa Bay 81 45 27 9 99 239 215
x-Montreal 81 45 28 8 98 214 204
x-Detroit 81 38 28 15 91 219 230
Ottawa 80 35 31 14 84 232 263
Toronto 81 38 35 8 84 231 255
Florida 81 29 44 8 66 194 265
Buffalo 80 21 50 9 51 153 240
y-Pittsburgh 80 51 24 5 107 244 200
x-N.Y. Rangers 81 45 31 5 95 218 192
x-Philadelphia 80 41 30 9 91 227 226
x-Columbus 81 42 32 7 91 228 214
Washington 81 38 30 13 89 235 239
New Jersey 81 34 29 18 86 194 206
Carolina 81 35 35 11 81 201 225
N.Y. Islanders 81 33 37 11 77 221 264
x-Colorado 81 52 22 7 111 248 217
x-St. Louis 81 52 22 7 111 248 188
x-Chicago 81 46 20 15 107 262 213
x-Minnesota 81 43 26 12 98 204 199
x-Dallas 81 40 30 11 91 234 226
Nashville 80 36 32 12 84 202 234
Winnipeg 82 37 35 10 84 227 237
y-Anaheim 80 52 20 8 112 259 204
x-SanJose 81 50 22 9 109246 198
x-Los Angeles 81 46 28 7 99 203 170
Phoenix 80 36 29 15 87 212 227
Vancouver 80 35 34 11 81 189 217
Calgary 81 35 39 7 77 208 236
Edmonton 81 28 44 9 65 198 268
x-clinched playoff spot
y-clinched division
z-clinched conference
East Division
W L Pct GB
Washington 7 3 .700
Atlanta 6 4 .600 1
Miami 5 6 .455 2 1/2
New York 4 5 .444 2 1/2
Philadelphia 4 6 .400 3
Central Division
W L Pct GB
Milwaukee 8 2 .800
Pittsburgh 6 4 .600 2
St. Louis 5 5 .500 3
Chicago 4 6 .400 4
Cincinnati 3 7 .300 5
West Division
W L Pct GB
SanFrancisco 7 4 .636
Los Angeles 7 4 .636
Colorado 5 6 .455 2
San Diego 4 6 .400 2 1/2
Arizona 4 9 .308 4
Philadelphia6, Miami 3
TampaBay 2, Cincinnati 1
Atlanta7,Washington6, 10innings
Milwaukee4, Pittsburgh2
ChicagoCubs 6, St. Louis 3, 11innings
L.A. Dodgers 6, Arizona0
SanDiego6, Detroit 0
SanFrancisco6, Colorado5
N.Y. Mets at L.A. Angels, late
TampaBay(Cobb0-1) at Cincinnati (Simon1-0),10:10
ChicagoCubs(Villanueva1-2) at St.Louis(Wainwright
1-1), 11:15a.m.
Colorado (Anderson 0-2) at San Francisco (M.Cain 0-
1), 1:05p.m.
Miami (Eovaldi 1-1) at Philadelphia(Pettibone0-0),4:05
Pittsburgh(Volquez 0-0) at Milwaukee (Gallardo2-0),
Washington(Jordan0-0) at Atlanta(A.Wood1-1),4:10
L.A. Dodgers (Greinke 2-0) at Arizona (Miley 2-1), 5:10
Detroit (Verlander 0-1) at San Diego (Kennedy 1-1),
At AugustaNational Golf Club
Augusta, Ga.
Yardage: 7,435; Par: 72(36-36)
Bubba Watson 69-68 137
John Senden 72-68 140
Thomas Bjorn 73-68 141
Jonas Blixt 70-71 141
Adam Scott 69-72 141
Jordan Spieth 71-70 141
Fred Couples 71-71 142
Jim Furyk 74-68 142
Jimmy Walker 70-72 142
Jamie Donaldson 73-70 143
Stephen Gallacher 71-72 143
Russell Henley 73-70 143
Kevin Stadler 70-73 143
Kevin Streelman 72-71 143
G. Fernandez-Castano 75-69 144
Lucas Glover 75-69 144
Matt Kuchar 73-71 144
Louis Oosthuizen 69-75 144
Brandt Snedeker 70-74 144
Lee Westwood 73-71 144
K.J. Choi 70-75 145
Stewart Cink 73-72 145
Henrik Stenson 73-72 145
Steve Stricker 72-73 145
Mike Weir 73-72 145
Steven Bowditch 74-72 146
Brendon de Jonge 74-72 146
Rickie Fowler 71-75 146
Bill Haas 68-78 146
Bernhard Langer 72-74 146
Hunter Mahan 74-72 146
Larry Mize 74-72 146
Thorbjorn Olesen 74-72 146
Ian Poulter 76-70 146
Justin Rose 76-70 146
Vijay Singh 75-71 146
a-Oliver Goss 76-71 147
Billy Horschel 75-72 147
Thongchai Jaidee 73-74 147
Miguel Angel Jimenez 71-76 147
Martin Kaymer 75-72 147
Chris Kirk 75-72 147
Francesco Molinari 71-76 147
Nick Watney 72-75 147
Gary Woodland 70-77 147
Darren Clarke 74-74 148
Jason Day 75-73 148
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Maundy Thursday: April 17
7:30 pm Worship with Holy Communion
Good Friday: April 18
12:30 pm Meditative Service
7:30 pm Tenebrae Service
Easter Sunday: April 20
8:45 am (Band) & 10:30 am (Organ)
Holy Week Worship Schedule
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April 20
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar
WASHINGTON Abruptly on the spot as
the new face of Obamacare, Sylvia
Mathews Burwell faces steep challenges,
both logistical and political.
Burwell, until now White House budget
director, was named by President Barack
Obama on Friday to replace Health and
Human Services Secretary Kathleen
Sebelius, who oversaw the messy rollout of
the health care overhaul. Now the new secre-
tary must keep the complex program run-
ning smoothly and somehow help restore a
cooperative dialogue with Republicans who
are hoping to use the laws problems to
regain control of the Senate in November.
At an upbeat Rose Garden event, Obama
showered praise on Sebelius, a hero for his
partys liberal base, whose impending
retirement had been a tightly guarded secret.
The president ignored calls for Sebelius to
resign last fall, after the website for con-
sumers to enroll in new
coverage experienced
weeks of crippling tech-
nical problems. Last
month, as it started to
look like sign-ups would
beat expectations,
Sebelius approached the
White House about step-
ping aside, ofcials said.
Under Kathleens lead-
ership, her team at HHS
turned the corner, got it xed, got the job
done, Obama said. And the nal score
speaks for itself. About 7.5 million people
have signed up for subsidized private health
insurance through the new law, exceeding
an original target of 7 million widely
thought to be unattainable because of the
website problems.
Obama quickly pivoted to Burwell, 48, a
low-prole Washington veteran now serv-
ing as his budget chief. He stressed her role
last year in helping to end a government
shutdown and reach a two-year budget deal
with a politically divided
Sylvia is a proven
manager, and she knows
how to deliver results,
Obama said.
Senate Finance
Committee Chairman
Ron Wyden, D-Ore., who
will hold confirmation
hearings for Burwell,
said theres an opportuni-
ty for her to move the health care debate
beyond stalemate.
While a political truce is unlikely over
Obamas health overhaul, Wyden ticked off
a list of other issues where Republicans and
Democrats might be able to nd compro-
mise. Among them: revamping the way
Medicare pays doctors, providing coordi-
nated care for patients with chronic illness-
es and using data to encourage delivery of
quality health care at lower cost.
Although health care spending has grown
at historically low rates during Obamas
tenure, a reviving economy could stoke cost
problems anew for businesses, government
programs and consumers.
Health and Human Services is a $1 trillion
agency that plays a key role in American
society and the economy. More than 100
million people receive coverage through
Medicare, Medicaid, and now Obamas
health law. The secretary also oversees the
Food and Drug Administration, which regu-
lates a broad range of consumer products,
and the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention, the front line for public health.
But Burwell could have her hands full
addressing issues with the health care law,
predicted Brookings Institution health
economist Mark McClellan.
Dont underestimate the remaining
implementation challenges for the
Affordable Care Act, said McClellan, who
oversaw the rollout of the Medicare drug
benet for President George W. Bush. Its
true that the rst open enrollment season is
over, but that was just the front end of the
implementation process.
New face, but some old problems for Obamacare
Sylvia Mathews
Obama to focus civil
rights message on voting
WASHINGTON A day after hailing the
Civil Rights Act as a lasting legacy of
Lyndon B. Johnsons presidency, President
Barack Obama is using another civil rights
forum to issue an election-year warning
against erosion of the Voting Rights Act,
the landmark 1965 law that helped pave
Obamas path in politics.
On Friday, Obama was to address Al
Sharptons National Action Network confer-
ence in New York where, the White House
says, the president will take issue with
Republican measures in some states that
make it more difcult for Americans to vote.
Obamas speech at the annual conference
sponsored by the civil rights activist and
television talk host is part of the adminis-
trations effort to mobilize voters and push
back against state voting restrictions
prompted by last years Supreme Court
invalidation of a key provision of the
Voting Rights Act.
For the remainder of the year, no political
issue stands out more prominently for
Democrats than their ability to motivate
voters to turn out at the polls in November.
Control of the Senate, now in the hands of
Democrats, is at stake, as is Obamas
already limited ability to push his agenda
through Congress.
Around the nation
WASHINGTON Its the silent enemy in
our retirement accounts: High fees.
And now a new study nds that the typical
401(k) fees adding up to a modest-sound-
ing 1 percent a year would erase $70,000
from an average workers account over a
four-decade career compared with lower-cost
options. To compensate for the higher fees,
someone would have to work an extra three
years before retiring.
The study comes from the Center for
American Progress, a liberal think tank. Its
analysis, backed by industry and govern-
ment data, suggests that U.S. workers,
already struggling to save enough for retire-
ment, are being further held back by fund
The corrosive effect of high fees in many
of these retirement accounts forces many
Americans to work years longer than neces-
sary or than planned, the report, being
released Friday, concludes.
Most savers have only a vague idea how
much theyre paying in 401(k) fees or what
alternatives exist, though the information
is provided in often dense and complex fund
statements. High fees seldom lead to high
returns. And critics say they hurt ordinary
investors much more so than, say, Wall
Streets high-speed trading systems, which
benet pros and have increasingly drawn
the eye of regulators.
Consider what would happen to a 25-year-
old worker, earning the U.S. median income
of $30,500, who puts 5 percent of his or her
pay in a 401(k) account and whose employ-
er chips in another 5 percent:
If the plan charged 0.25 percent in annu-
al fees, a widely available low-cost option,
and the investment return averaged 6.8 per-
cent a year, the account would equal
$476,745 when the worker turned 67 (the
age he or she could retire with full Social
Security benets).
If the plan charged the typical 1 percent,
the account would reach only $405,454 a
$71,000 shortfall.
If the plan charged 1.3 percent com-
mon for 401 (k) plans at small companies
the account would reach $380,649, a
$96,000 shortfall. The worker would have
to work four more years to make up the gap.
(The analysis assumes the workers pay
rises 3.6 percent a year. )
The higher fees often accompany funds
that try to beat market indexes by actively
buying and selling securities. Index funds,
which track benchmarks such as the
Standard & Poors 500, dont require active
management and typically charge lower
With stocks having hit record highs
before being clobbered in recent days, many
investors have been on edge over the mar-
kets ups and downs. But experts say timing
the market is nearly impossible. By con-
trast, investors can increase their returns by
limiting their funds fees.
Most stock funds will match the perform-
ance of the entire market over time, so those
with the lowest management costs will gen-
erate better returns, said Russel Kinnel,
director of research for Morningstar.
Fees are a crucial determinant of how well
you do, Kinnel said.
The difference in costs can be dramatic.
Each fund discloses its expense ratio.
This is the cost of operating the fund as a
percentage of its assets. It includes things
like record-keeping and legal expenses.
Fees may be shrinking your 401(k)
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does, is go through those websites for the students and pulls
all the information into one site and condenses it and gives
you facts, pictures and other various linking, Lieberman
There are no ads, no spam and Harvix uses a unique algo-
rithm that lters out things that are irrelevant to a search,
Narkizian, 16, said. Unlike other mass search engines, the
trio have keen insight into what students want, Narkizian
Google is trying to generalize searching for almost every
single person. But were students and were trying to help
specically students, Narkizian said.
Harvixs main page appears like other search engines, but
Lieberman said its anything but.
I checked out the site, I searched something random,
Lieberman said. It came up with not only facts, but pictures
and links to other sources. But the facts were right there, you
could nd what you wanted pretty easily. These facts were
coming from all different websites so it took the website
from Google, condensed the facts, and put it all on one page
which is helpful because one, it saves time and two, it gives
you good facts without the hassle of going through 10 or 15
Theyve been beta testing Harvix and trying to get more
schools to use it, Skrenta said. Recently, they had the San
Carlos Charter Learning Center give it a spin, Skrenta said.
Even though theyre in the heart of the tech startup indus-
try, the fact that Skrenta has already been programming for
years is anything but ordinary, Lieberman said.
People go to college to learn how to code, they take
school classes to learn how to code. You dont see very often
a middle schooler who can make his own research engine that
is fully functional and works very efciently, which is some-
thing thats very unique about our project. It doesnt just look
professional, its made by teenagers who want to provide
something that they themselves have needed in the past,
Lieberman said.
Undoubtedly, continually programming a website is too
much for a full-time high school student so Skrenta said hes
developed an international network of about 20 kids who
help. As a professional programmer, his dad is always avail-
able to help out as well; but Skrenta said hes taking home
some pretty valuable real-world business lessons all on his
I think its pretty cool because you dont really get this
kind of experience going to school or sometimes theres
entrepreneur classes available to kids, but not a lot. I think
its been really interesting working with a company,
Skrenta said. I denitely feel better about my business career
now that I have more experience, but I denitely think I want
to be a computer programmer/entrepreneur applying comput-
er skills to solving business problems.
To check out Harvix, visit www.harvix. com.
Continued from page 1
Robert Gay of the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector
Control District said in a prepared statement. We are doing
everything to help ensure this mosquito does not become
established in our communities.
The Aedes aegypti mosquitoes were rst detected Jan. 22
and the latest April 10. The mosquito species was found in the
same area last summer too.
The species is not native to California but is common in
urban areas of the southeastern United States.
No illnesses have been reported so far.
In response to the mosquito presence, the district expand-
ed surveillance efforts including traps for adults and eggs in
areas where they were found and door-to-door inspections of
properties for breeding and standing water.
The mosquitoes are about a quarter-inch long and black and
white. They bite most often during the day and can transmit
viruses not currently found in California including dengue,
yellow fever, chikungunya and several others that cause
This mosquito was previously found in San Mateo County
in 1979 near San Francisco International Airport but suc-
cessfully eradicated.
The district asks the public to avoid or reduce the chances
of bites by taking the following precautions: apply insect
repellents that contain DEET, picaridin, oil of lemon euca-
lyptus or IR 3535 and follow label instructions; make sure
that doors and windows have tight-tting screens to keep out
mosquitoes and repair or replace screens with tears or holes;
eliminate standing water and containers that can hold water
from around the home; report neglected swimming pools to
the district; wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants when
possible; and, use mosquito netting over infant carriers,
cribs and strollers.
Report bites during the day to the San Mateo County
Mosquito and Vector Control District at 344- 8592 and get
more information at
Continued from page 1
On March 24, Wagstaffe, anked by countywide law
enforcement, announced the indictments which came after
an 18-month long investigation into a series of murders,
shootings and other crimes. Wagstaffe called the case eas-
ily the most massive one prosecuted in the ofces histo-
ry. The criminal grand jury spent two months weighing
evidence eight times longer than any other ever con-
ducted in San Mateo County.
The investigation, nicknamed Operation Sunny Day
in reference to the code word used by gangmembers to indi-
cate a completed murder, nabbed 16 defendants ranging in
age from 19 to 28. Aside from murder, the charged crimes
spanning the Peninsula include attempted murder, rearms
possession, attempted robbery, conspiracy, drug trafck-
ing, dissuading witnesses and bribery. The crimes stem
from ve primary acts of violence beginning Sept. 30,
2012, with a Belmont drive-by shooting on southbound
Highway 101 when the Da Vill and Sac Street gangs of East
Palo Alto teamed up against the Taliban gang of East Palo
Alto and Menlo Park.
Wagstaffes ofce has a history of not making a death
penalty decision early in a case, instead often waiting
until closer to trial to announce what prosecutors seek.
DeMeester said that is too late if the goal is not racking up
undue expense.
DeMeester said its too early how much his clients
defense case might incur but coupled with the eight other
subjects and based on similar undertakings in other coun-
ties he estimated up into the millions of dollars. One of the
charged murders occurred in San Francisco rather than San
Mateo County which DeMeester said is another way the
county is hitting up local taxpayers unnecessarily.
DeMeester also dismissed the idea that seeking life with-
out the possibility of parole instead of death for his client
and the others is lenient.
Bustos-Montes, 24, of East Palo Alto was indicted along
with Raymond Bradford, 28, of East Palo Alto; Nina
Mehrnoosh Cragg, 23, of Palo Alto; Ralph Vernon Fields
Jr., 26, of East Palo Alto, Emmanuel Hyland, 25, of East
Palo Alto; Tyrone Love-Lopez, 21, of East Palo Alto; Eric
Valencia Vargas, 20, of East Palo Alto; Marvin Jake Ware,
26, of East Palo Alto, Donte Demon Jordan, 19, of East
Palo Alto; Roshawn Bickham, 25 of Hayward; LaQuisha
Walker, 27, of East Palo Alto; Leonard James Gaines, 21,
of East Palo Alto; Rodney Levence Mitchell, 22, of
Newark; Robert Wheller Jr., 26, of Hayward; Jerry Coneal
III, 19, of Menlo Park and Miguel Angel Rivera Jr., 23, of
East Palo Alto.
On Friday, all but the few defendants still not yet in
county custody delayed pleas until June 16 so that their
attorneys can rst review the amended indictment and the
evidence. They are held on amounts ranging from
$500,000 to no bail.
Vargas, Ware and Bradford are charged in the Belmont
attempted murder and Bradford is also charged with the
attempted robbery in a Middleeld Road jewelry store heist
that ended with the clerk pulling out a shotgun.
Bustos-Montes, DeMeesters client, is charged with
Vargas and Hyland in the Oct. 5, 2012 fatal shooting of
Christopher Baker, 21, in East Palo Alto. The gang war
also claimed Stoney Gipson in San Francisco on Oct. 7,
2012, Jonathan Neri Alzacar on Jan. 14, 2013, in East
Palo Alto and Lamont Darnell Coleman, 21, on Jan. 16,
2013, in East Palo Alto.
In between the murders, the defendants allegedly com-
mitted numerous other crimes including shootings and dis-
suading witnesses.
Continued from page 1
Stocks across all sectors dropped Friday. The tech-driven
Nasdaq composite index fell 54.37 points, or 1.3 percent
to 3,999.73 to punctuate a punishing week, and is down 8
percent since early March, when it hit a 14-year closing
high of 4,358. Last year, the Nasdaq soared 38 percent.
The Standard & Poors 500 index fell 17.39 points, or
0.95 percent, to 1,815.69 Friday. The S&P 500 is 4 per-
cent off its recent high on April 2.
Optimists expect a rebound. They point out that tech-
nology remains a bright spot in an otherwise dreary econ-
omy as software, computers, mobile devices and the
Internet ll increasingly instrumental roles in work, enter-
tainment and communications.
Tech is where the action is, says longtime industry
analyst Roger Kay.
Pessimists view the tech sector as Ground Zero for a
long-overdue reckoning. They say the stock market has
been pumped up by the ood of money that the Federal
Reserve has funneled into the long-term bond market since
the nancial meltdown of 2008 decimated the economy.
Now that those government-backed bond purchases are
tapering off, people are starting to realize the only thing
holding this balloon up is the Fed blowing air in it, said
Fred Hickey, editor of The High-Tech Strategist newsletter.
Thats why he believes investors are parachuting from
stocks that had soared to dizzying heights in a short peri-
od of time.
Internet video subscription service Netix Inc., for
instance, nearly quadrupled in value last year to top the
charts of the bellwether Standard & Poors 500 index. The
company was worth $27 billion by the time its stock
peaked at $458 early last month. At that price, investors
were paying the equivalent of $117 for every $1 of
Netflixs projected earnings. Investors were betting
Netix will become increasingly prosperous as the number
of U.S. subscribers to its $8-per-month video steaming
services swells from 33 million at the end of last year to
managements long-term hopes for 90 million.
Continued from page 1
Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, left, and bassist Christ Novecelic, right, are joined by Sonic Youth lead singer Kim Gordon, during Nirvanas
induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Thursday night. Gordon was lling in for Kurt Cobain, the late Nirvana lead man who
committed suicide 20 years ago this month.
By David Bauder
NEWYORK Kiss made up, but its music
went unheard. Nirvana used four women
rockers to sing Kurt Cobains songs. And
Bruce Springsteens E Street Band pre-
dictably turned its honor into a
The three acts were ushered into the Rock
and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday in a col-
orful induction ceremony at Brooklyns
Barclays Center. They were joined by the
blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, British
rocker Peter Gabriel, 1970s folkie Cat
Stevens and the absent Linda Ronstadt.
Nirvana was the emotional centerpiece.
The trio rooted in the Seattle-area punk rock
scene was voted into the hall in its rst year
of eligibility. Smells Like Teen Spirit hit
like a thunderclap upon its 1991 release, but
the band was done after Kurt Cobain com-
mitted suicide 20 years ago this month.
Nirvana fans walk up to me every day and
say thank you for the music, said Krist
Novoselic, the bands bass player, who was
inducted with drummer Dave Grohl. When I
hear that, I think of Kurt Cobain.
A subdued Courtney Love, Cobains
widow, was booed by some in the audience.
She said Cobain would have appreciated the
Nirvana tapped into a voice that was
yearning to be heard, said former R.E.M.
singer Michael Stipe, who described how
the band made a community of the disaffect-
Joan Jett was chosen to sing Smells Like
Teen Spirit. Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth,
St. Vincent and Lorde each took turns at the
Rock royalty inducted
By Jacqueline Tang
think the classic song Graduation,
by Vitamin C is a lie. The lyrics of
this song, which is also called
Friends For Ever, states that As our lives
change, come whatever. We will still be
friends forever. I dont believe that friend-
ships can last a lifetime, so the phrase
friends forever, means little to me. Now
before you write me off as a pessimistic
Debbie Downer, Id like
to say that I personally
identify myself as an
optimistic realist.
Recently, we discussed
in my psychology class
how there are four deter-
mining factors that one
considers when they are
considering whether to
engage in a relationship (When I say the
word relationship, I am referring to any
type of relationship, especially friend-
ship). These four factors are proximity,
similarity, self-disclosure and physical
attractiveness. While the importance of
each of these factors is weighed slightly
differently, I think that proximity ends up
being the determinant of most relation-
Not seeing an individual regularly just
makes it extremely hard to sustain a rela-
tionship. I know we like to think other-
wise, but if we were uprooted and had to
move half way across the country, we would
probably make a new batch of friends and
grow farther and farther apart from our old
friends in our old home.
From experience, I know that I, for one,
am terrible at maintaining friendships with
someone that I dont see regularly. Even in
high school, my circle of friends evolves
slightly each year. While I have a constant
group of closest friends, the determining
factor of some of my other relationships is
whether we have a class together. So even
though we all go to school together, it is
extremely easy to grow apart. Likewise, my
best friends from middle school, who I
promised to keep in touch with, and I have
grown farther and farther apart with each
passing year of high school. We all live in
the same city, but we go to separate high
schools. Maybe proximity isnt the only
thing to blame, I mean, I do live within 10
By Mark Kennedy
NEW YORK James Franco insists hes
not been nervous at all about making his
Broadway debut, not even before his rst
night in front of more than a thousand people.
Sounds like Im bragging. I just wasnt,
says the actor, writer and student. Ive learned
that if you work with people that you trust,
that you depend on, then you just ow with
One of those people is
his director Anna D.
Shapiro, a Tony Award-
winner who looks over at
him during a joint inter-
view in the empty mezza-
nine of the Longacre
Theatre with a mixture of
puzzlement and respect.
Hes not nervous. Hes
not lying, she says. Whatever he needs to
do to convince himself to do what he does, I
dont care. I like the guy who shows up every
day, so I dont care what does it.
Whether its ego or condence, Franco is
just a guy who doesnt doubt himself. From
acting in TV and lms like Pineapple
Express and Spider-Man to screenwriting,
directing and producing, or writing a novel,
Franco calm about Broadway debut
Friends for never
James Franco
See ROCK, Page 26
See FRANCO, Page 24 See STUDENT, Page 24
City scene
Boat Show comes to
San Francisco Opera
Weekend April 12-13, 2014 THEDAILYJOURNAL
By Tamara Lush
LAKE BUENAVISTA, Fla. The timeless
Disney tune Its a Small World that wafts
through our memories from past theme park
vacations turns 50 this year, and on
Thursday, Disney parks worldwide hosted a
global sing-along.
At Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, a
huge chorus of the song was performed in
front of Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom
by cast members and a childrens choir from
Central Florida Performing Arts.
The kids who didnt seem to mind belt-
ing out several takes of what some consider
an earworm sang for a live broadcast on
Good Morning America. Tributes to the
song will also be held throughout the park
all day, and other parks around the world also
held sing-alongs.
Not that the parks are in short supply of
the song on any regular day. Disney ofcials
estimate that during a 16-hour operating day,
the song is played, on average, 1,200 times.
It was written by Richard and Robert
Sherman at the request of Walt Disney him-
self. The brothers won Academy Awards in
1965 for the music for Mary Poppins.
The Its a Small World song and anima-
tronic attraction debuted at the 1964 New
York Worlds Fair. It was shipped to
Disneyland in California then recreated at
the other Disney parks. The attraction
opened at the Florida park in 1971.
While some adults may complain about
the infectious nature of the song, the gentle
boat ride is a calm and air-conditioned
respite from the crowds and heat and little
kids love it.
With its hundreds of costumed dolls, the
attraction was considered high-tech back in
the 1970s. Its denitely different than many
of the other new theme park offerings these
days. Theres no 3D, no complicated story-
I think Its a Small World, because of the
message that it brings, really does resonate
with the audience, said Gary Landrum, a
Walt Disney World Imagineer and archivist
from California. It was really one of the
first of what became the classic Disney
theme park attractions. Its a beautiful story,
its a simple story that I think the public
really connects with.
On Thursday morning, Chris Pini, his wife
and their two children raced to the Small
World ride rst thing.
I came down here as a kid and rode this
with my parents, and now Im getting the
chance to take my kids on it, he said. Its
awesome, I know its been around here for 50
years and its an amazing ride.
Its a Small World turns 50
The iconic Disneyland ride Its a Small World celebrated its 50th anniversary with a
worldwide sing-along. It is estimated the song is played an average of 1,200 times a day.
BUTTE, Mont. A struggle for control
over a festival that draws thousands of stunt-
men, wannabes and fans paying homage to
Evel Knievel in his Montana hometown has
led organizers to turn over the event to the
famous daredevils family.
Chad Harrington, executive director of
Evel Knievel Week Inc., said the group
decided Tuesday night to cut ties with the
Evel Knievel Days event.
Our committee, by no means, wants to
hinder or impede the direction that your fam-
ily would like to go with Evel Knievel Days
and the Evel Knievel name, Harringtons
committee wrote in a letter to Butte-Silver
Bow Chief Executive Matt Vincent, who is
married to Knievels daughter.
Kelly Knievel, Evels oldest son, said he
was committed to having another success-
ful festival this July.
But one unnamed, out-of-state sponsor
already has pulled out over the dispute,
Harrington said, which raises questions
about the future of the three-day celebration
of stunts, jumps and feats.
Knievel was a flamboyant motorcycle
stuntman who jumped lines of cars and
buses, and attempted to hurdle sharks,
canyons and just about anything else. He
died in 2007, ve years after the rst Evel
Knievel Days was held in Butte.
The dispute over the festival began when
Kelly Knievel sought a new licensing agree-
ment with Butte-Silver Bow County for the
use of his fathers name, which the family
He said he had concerns about the organiz-
ing committees nances and whether it has
followed bylaws and its reporting require-
ments, The Montana Standard reported.
Organizers back out of
Evel Knievel festival
Music fest kicks off in French Quarter
NEW ORLEANS When the rst French
Quarter Festival launched in 1984, traditional
jazz clarinetist Tim Laughlin recalls there was
little interest and most of the streets in the 16-
block area were largely empty.
You could shoot a cannon down Bourbon
Street and not hit anyone, Laughlin said.
Thats not likely to be the case this weekend
for what Laughlin calls the worlds greatest
block party.
The free festival was conceived to draw local
residents back to the historic district after the
underwhelming worlds fair of 1984.
It now attracts hundreds of thousands annu-
ally to hear musicians representing genres
from traditional and contemporary jazz to
R&B, New Orleans funk, brass bands, Latin
and zydeco.
Music brief
Weekend April 12-13, 2014 THEDAILYJOURNAL
By Susan Cohn
OPERA: Both a poignant love story and a
powerful reminder of the bitter legacy of
racism, Show Boat was a theatre landmark
that contributed such now standard songs as
Ol Man River, Make Believe, and
Cant Help Lovin Dat Man. Based on the
novel Show Boat by Edna Ferber, with
music by Jerome Kern and lyrics by Oscar
Hammerstein II. Sung in English with
English supertitles. Approximate running
time is two hours and 45 minutes including
one intermission.
Ten performances are scheduled from June
1 to July 2.
Show boats were oating theaters that trav-
eled along the major rivers of the United
States from the 1870s to the 1930s. The
performers lived aboard the vessels and pro-
vided entertainment for small riverside
towns that were otherwise quite isolated.
Ferbers 1926 novel chronicles the lives of
three generations of performers on the
Cotton Blossom, a show boat on the
Mississippi. The story progresses from the
post-Civil War era to Gilded-Age Chicago to
Roaring 20s New York, and nally returns
to the Mississippi River. The musical
opened on Broadway on Dec. 27, 1927, and
has been adapted for lm three times, and
for television once.
the San Francisco Opera is the 1932 War
Memorial Opera House at 301 Van Ness Ave.
One of the last Beaux-Arts structures erected
in the United States, the Opera House has
3,146 seats plus 200 standing-room places.
Tickets are available at, 415-
864-3330, or at the box ofce. Whether
youre a newcomer, opera aficionado or
somewhere in between, enhance your expe-
rience by attending pre-show talks.
Presented by music scholars, these 25-
minute overviews of the show are free to
ticketholders and take place in the main the-
ater in the Orchestra section, 55 minutes
prior to each performance.
Accommodations for people in wheelchairs
or people with disabilities and their com-
panions or attendants can be made by call-
ing (415) 864-3330. Wheelchair accessible
seating is also available online. Please let
the Box Ofce know if your wheelchair sta-
tus changes so that your seating will be cor-
rect when you arrive. Assistive listening
devices (Sennheiser model) are available for
hearing-impaired patrons and may be
obtained at the North or South Lobby coat
check. ID Deposit is required.
Text-to-Voice Supertitles: Live Titles,
headsets that provide a spoken version of
the projected supertitles, are now available
at the North Lobby coat check at all per-
formances. A major credit card or drivers
license is required for deposit. Large print
cast and synopsis sheets are available at the
North and South Lobby coat check
A PLACE TO EAT: Why worry about
missing curtain up? Have dinner at the
Opera House Caf, in the lower lobby of the
Opera House. The Caf opens two hours
before each evening and Sunday matinee
performance and serves both a buffet dinner
and a la carte dishes. Dining just steps from
your seat eliminates worries about missing
the beginning of the performance (which
begins EXACTLY on time with no seating
for latecomers.) You can also arrange to
have coffee and dessert waiting for you at
Francisco Opera invites your family to learn
about Show Boat in preparation for seeing
the performance. Bring the whole family for
an interactive, multi-generational work-
shop based on the themes, story, characters
and music of Show Boat. Sunday, June 1 at
11 a.m.-noonor 12:30-1:30 p.m. Sun. June
22 at 11 a.m.-noon or 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Ages 6 and older recommended. Children
should be accompanied by a parent or
guardian. Snacks will be served after each
workshop. $5 per person. Chorissima Hall,
San Francisco Girls Chorus Building, 44
Page St. San Francisco. Presented by San
Francisco Operas Education Department.
PENINSULA: Join Lecturer Oliver Prezant
and learn more about Show Boats compos-
er, librettist, and historical and musical
context at a Peninsula Opera Guilds special
Opera Preview. The 90-minute session is
illustrated by audio and visual examples and
includes a question-and-answer and discus-
sion period. Tuesday, May 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way,
Palo Alto. $10. For more information, visit, or contact Karen Burtness
Prak at 329-1374 or Sponsored by the
Peninsula Opera Guild.
Susan Cohn is a member of the San Francisco Bay
Area Theatre Critics Circle and the American
Theatre Critics Association. She may be reached at
SHOW BOAT! A classic of the American musical theater, Show Boat follows the lives of the
performers,stagehands,and dockworkers on the Cotton Blossom,a Mississippi River show boat,
from 1887 to 1927.Ten performances are scheduled from June 1 to July 2 at the San Francisco
War Memorial Opera House.
600 W. 42nd Ave., San Mateo
Pastor Eric Ackerman
Worship Service 10:00 AM
Sunday School 11:00 AM
Hope Lutheran Preschool
admits students of any race, color and national or ethnic origin.
License No. 410500322.
Call (650) 349-0100
Dr. Larry Wayne Ellis, Pastor
(650) 343-5415
217 North Grant Street, San Mateo
Sunday Worship Services 8 & 11 am
Sunday School 9:30 am
Wednesday Worship 7pm
(KFAX 1100 on the AM Dial)
4:30 5:30 PM
Jodo Shinshu Buddhist
(Pure Land Buddhism)
2 So. Claremont St.
San Mateo
(650) 342-2541
Sunday English Service &
Dharma School - 9:30 AM
Reverend Henry Adams
Church of Christ
525 South Bayshore Blvd. SM
Bible School 9:45am
Services 11:00am and 2:00pm
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By Mike Silverman
NEWYORK Suddenly, it seems, Olga is everywhere.
For Olga Peretyatko, the past year has seen a dizzying
series of debuts that have thrust the 33-year-old Russian
soprano into sudden prominence. These have included
Berlin and Milans La Scala (Rimsky-Korsakovs The
Tsars Bride), Verona and Zurich (Verdis Rigoletto) and
the summer Salzburg Festival (Mozarts Lucio Silla).
Now shes in New York to face critics and audiences at the
Metropolitan Opera, singing a touchstone role of the bel
canto repertory, the madness-prone
Elvira in Vincenzo Bellinis I Puritani.
That wasnt the original plan. When
she signed a Met contract in 2009, her
debut was to be as the Fiakermilli, a
stratospherically challenging but small
role in Richard Strauss Arabella.
I was happy. Nobody knew me,
Peretyatko said in an interview backstage
at the Met during a break from rehearsals.
But with each year since, I became better
known, and I told them Id prefer some-
thing more interesting than these three
minutes of music!
As luck would have it, soprano Natalie Dessay withdrew
from plans to sing Elvira and the Met offered the role to
I told my husband (conductor Michele Mariotti) and he
said, Yeah, Im conducting that! she recalled. So nally
were together for two months, because normally we are
weeks without seeing each other and its quite difcult.
How does Peretyatko, who exudes robust good humor and
self-condence, approach portraying one of the most emo-
tionally fragile heroines in all of opera?
The role of the woman in this time (Puritan England) was
just nothing, she said. Your brothers and fathers have
decided everything for you, and you should just say yes. Or
say no, and kill yourself.
Musically, Elvira has everything, she added. From the
young girl who expects to be happy, to her mad scene. And
this is actually one of the rare cases in these operas where
the soprano doesnt die at the end.
The last time the Met revived I Puritani, in 2006, it
In debut whirlwind,
soprano lands at Met
See SOPRANO, Page 26
Two Paris exhibits shed light on rst World War
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The 79 large photographs hang on the wrought iron
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being an artist and studying for postgraduate degrees, Franco
jumps in.
So this matinee idol multi-tasker naturally has been eyeing
the one place in show business he hasnt really dominated
the stage. Franco has chosen to make his Times Square bow in
Of Mice and Men, John Steinbecks play adapted from his
own classic novel.
Franco co-stars with Chris ODowd as two tragic migrant
workers trying to make their way through the aftermath of
drought and the Depression in 1930s America. Because
ODowds Lennie is mentally handicapped, Francos George
acts as Lennies guardian. The play also features Jim Norton
and Leighton Meester.
Ive got the best: Ive got an awesome, classic American
play. Ive got an awesome director. Ive got awesome co-stars.
Its not going to get better, says Franco. If it fails, Im not
going to feel bad because I did everything possible.
Absolutely everything possible. So its not on me.
Franco in person is amiable but slightly smug, a scruffy guy
who loves to talk about his creative thinking and yet looks
overworked, stretched thin and sleep-deprived. He mentions
that Lady Gaga recently stopped by backstage, as if such a
thing werent even a little bit odd.
The off-putting squinty sneer he was so vilied for wearing
as an Oscar host reappears at times and his outsized condence
combined with a puppy-like naivete seem a dangerous gambit
in these cynical days, as his recent Instagram irtation with a
17-year-old proved.
When asked the exact moment when he knew he could
accomplish the rare task of impressing critics and the public
on his debut, he looks slightly confused. The interesting
answer comes from his director: Hes never not thought
Franco says hed been thinking about Broadway ve years
ago when the idea of teaming up with Shapiro on Of Mice and
Men was rst discussed. Plans fell through but the pair found
a way to make it work this season.
Continued from page 22
CNN replacing Morgan with specials
NEWYORK CNN is abandoning the talk show that
anchored its prime-time schedule for three decades with
Larry King and Piers Morgan in favor of several docu-
mentarylike series with personalities like Anthony
Bourdain, Mike Rowe and John Walsh.
The network, which revealed the schedule change in a
meeting with advertisers Thursday, also said it would air a
nightly newscast at 10 p.m. ET with a rotating series of
Bourdains Parts Unknown travelogue became CNNs
most popular show upon its debut last year and increased
the networks taste for nonction programming that
wouldnt be susceptible to the ratings troughs that occur
when news is slow.
Bourdains series, which currently airs on Sunday
nights, will be part of the mix of programming for the
weeknight 9 p.m. time slot that Morgan abandoned a few
weeks ago. Morgan Spurlocks Inside Man series will
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sions. Walsh, longtime host of Americas Most
Wanted, will do a show on criminal investigations. Lisa
Ling will host a show, Our America, where she immers-
es herself in American subcultures.
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microphone, with Lordes version of
All Apologies ending the night.
Kiss was responsible for pre-ceremo-
ny drama. The two original members
still active, Gene Simmons and Paul
Stanley, thought the replacements for
ex-bandmates Ace Frehley and Peter
Criss should perform at the ceremony
instead of the original four. The result
was Kisss music went unheard.
Still, the estranged band members
spoke warmly of each other when the
quartet appeared behind the micro-
phone. In and out of makeup, Ill
always be the Catman, said drummer
Criss, referencing his makeup in the
band. Youve got to forgive to live.
The band received a crowd-pleasing
endorsement from Rage Against the
Machines Tom Morello, who said Kiss
inspired him to play music. He said he
had to ght off high school bullies who
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Tonight proves beyond a shadow of a
doubt that the high school bullies and
critics were wrong, he said. Kiss fans
were right.
Springsteens 1999 entrance into the
Rock Hall without the E Street Band was
a sore point for some of its members.
They got their due Thursday in the side-
men category, although it was a posthu-
mous honor for saxman Clarence
Clemons and keyboard player Danny
Their leader recalled a kitchen conver-
sation 15 years ago with his buddy and
bandmate, Steve Van Zandt. Springsteen
took pride in his independence and the
band was only beginning to repair rela-
tions after a decade apart. He had no
problem being inducted alone.
Steve said, yes, I understand,
Springsteen recalled, but Bruce
Springsteen and the E Street Band, thats
the legend.
So the band, known for its long con-
certs, made up for lost time. Their induc-
tion took 85 minutes, as individual
members ignored requests to keep their
speeches short. Then they took the
stage for performances of The E Street
Shufe, The River and an epic
Kittys Back.
Lucky for you, there are only two of
us, Daryl Hall said when he was induct-
ed with partner John Oates. The duo was
a mainstay on the radio during the late
1970s and early 1980s. They performed
some of their hits Shes Gone, I
Cant Go For That and You Make My
Dreams Come True although hitting
some of the high notes again was a
Hall said he was surprised to learn that
his act was the only Philadelphia-bred
band in the hall.
Ronstadt, the sexy siren of the Los
Angeles country-rock scene of the
1970s, couldnt make it to her induc-
tion. Now retired, she suffers from
Parkinsons disease and doesnt travel
much. Glenn Frey, who played with fel-
low future Eagle Don Henley in
Ronstadts backup band, saluted her
with an induction speech.
Ronstadt was saluted by some royalty
of female country rock. Carrie
Underwood sang Different Drum,
Ronstadts rst hit with the Stone
Poneys. Emmylou Harris and Bonnie
Raitt joined for Blue Bayou. Sheryl
Crow and Frey made it a quintet to sing
Youre No Good. Then Stevie Nicks
came out to lead them in Its So Easy
and When Will I Be Loved.
Nicks said hearing Different Drum
when she was in high school made her
want to get into music. I didnt look
that good in cutoffs, but thats what I
was going to do, she said.
Stevens, the 1970s era hitmaker who
left his music career behind when he
converted to Islam, seemed juice by the
honor, calling it unexpectedly, but
strangely, outrageously rock n roll.
Im certainly not the best of you, he
said. But looking around, Im not the
worst, either.
He performed Father and Son, Wild
World and Peace Train, joined by a
robed choir in the nal song.
Peter Gabriel wasnt around for his
last induction in 2010, for his work as a
member of Genesis. It feels better when
youre here, he said backstage.
Gabriel said aspiring musicians
should surround themselves with bril-
liance and, noting his early failures as a
drummer, shouldnt be afraid to try dif-
ferent things.
Continued from page 21
Bruce Springsteen, left, joins Stevie VanZant during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
induction ceremony.Springsteen was inducted as a solo artist in 1999,The E Street
Band Springsteens backing band was enshrined Thursday night.
starred another dark-haired Russian
beauty, Anna Netrebko, who famously
improvised during her mad scene by
lying on her back at the front of the
stage and singing with her head and
arms dangling over the orchestra pit.
Peretyatko has no intention of
repeating that maneuver, but said she
expects that for sure Ill be compared
to her. Everybody will talk about it. But
its OK, I know her. And I admire her.
Peretyatko started singing profes-
sionally in the chorus of the Mariinsky
Theatre in St. Petersburg, where her
father is a long-time chorus member.
Initially she sang alto parts and
dreamed of a career as a mezzo-soprano.
But over time it became clear her natural
voice was much higher.
When she was 20, she said, her voice
teacher told her, Yeah, you have a
beautiful voice, but my child, who told
you you were a mezzo? I was really
depressed for three days. OK: Carmen,
Still, for a coloratura soprano able to
reach well above high C, Peretyatko
boasts an unusually rich lower and mid-
dle register. She calls it my wild card,
and adds proudly: I am a technical
Already the Met has engaged her to
return in future seasons for several
roles, including another mad heroine,
Donizettis Lucia di Lammermoor,
Gilda in Rigoletto and Violetta in
Verdis La Traviata.
I Puritani, also starring American
tenor Lawrence Brownlee, opens April
17 for a run of seven performances, end-
ing on the last night of the season, May
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29 Earthenware pot
31 Orchidlike blossom
32 Like a zebra
33 So far
37 Kimono sash
40 Melville captain
41 Vader of Star Wars
42 Wisecrack
43 St. Louis landmark
44 Tusked animal
47 From memory
48 Jubilant gaiety
49 Prehistoric
51 Fit of temper
52 Harsh cry
54 Right this minute
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diet and exercise routines will help you look and feel
better. Try different options, set some realistic goals
and build a program you can stick with.
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harboring similar desires.
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words arent easily forgotten. A broken promise can
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in your life.
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Consider traveling to a place that will help recharge
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203 Public Notices
The following person is doing business
as: Lavender Pilates, 851 N. San Mateo
Dr., Ste. H1, SAN MATEO, CA 94401 is
hereby registered by the following owner:
Robin L. DeMartini, 3004 Canyon Rd.,
Burlingame, CA 94010. The business is
conducted by an Individual. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on April,1 2009
/s/ Robin L. DeMartini /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/11/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/22/14, 03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Beauty and Spirit, 16 Park Rd., BUR-
LINGAME, CA 94010 is hereby regis-
tered by the following owner: Victoria
Neri., 875 Camaritas Circ. South San
Francisco, CA 940800 The business is
conducted by an Individual. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on N/A.
/s/ Victoria Neri /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/17/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/22/14, 03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Saletta Solutions, 4 Palm Circle Rd.,
REDWOOD CITY, CA 94062 is hereby
registered by the following owner: Gary
Richard Saletta, same address The busi-
ness is conducted by an Individual. The
registrants commenced to transact busi-
ness under the FBN on 2014.
/s/ Gary Richard Saletta /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/19/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/22/14, 03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Cypress Transport, 417 Cypress
Ave., SAN BRUNO, CA 94066 is hereby
registered by the following owner: Tho-
mas Dietrich and Nuala M. Dretrich same
address. The business is conducted by a
Copartners. The registrants commenced
to transact business under the FBN on
/s/ Thomas Dietrich /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/28/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14).
203 Public Notices
The following person is doing business
as: 1) K and T Group, 2) Evolution, 286
Wilsire Ave., DALY CITY, CA 94015 is
hereby registered by the following owner:
Johnson Tran same address and Willis
Kim 20 Madison Ave., San Mateo, CA
94402. The business is conducted by a
General Partnership. The registrants
commenced to transact business under
the FBN on 02/06/2014.
/s/ Johnson Tran /
/s/ Willis Kim /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/11/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Rise Up Accelerated Personal Fit-
ness, 217 S. Ashton Ave., MILLBRAE,
CA 94030 is hereby registered by the
following owner: Christina Ducote, same
address. The business is conducted by
an Individual. The registrants com-
menced to transact business under the
FBN on.
/s/ Christina Ducote /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/28/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
03/29/14, 04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Furagu Sushi, 116 W. 25th Ave.,
SAN MATEO, CA 94403 is hereby regis-
tered by the following owner: Tai Ou Wu,
609 S. Delaware, San Mateo, CA 94402.
The business is conducted by an individ-
ual. The registrants commenced to trans-
act business under the FBN on.
/s/ Tai Ou Wu /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 04/03/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Maloneys Horses and Ponies, LLC,
1820 N. Cabrillo Hwy., HALF MOON
BAY, CA 94019 is hereby registered by
the following owner: Maloneys Horses
and Ponies, LLC, CA. The business is
conducted by an individual. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on.
/s/ Cheryl Maloney /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/06/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Coldwell Banker Paramount Proper-
ties, 1699 El Camino Real Ste. 101,
MILLBRAE, CA 94030 is hereby regis-
tered by the following owner: LDH Real-
ty, Inc., CA. The business is conducted
by a Corporation. The registrants com-
menced to transact business under the
FBN on.
/s/ Lawrence Ho /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/31/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Paramount Commercial Properties,
1699 El Camino Real Ste. 101, MILL-
BRAE, CA 94030 is hereby registered by
the following owner: Paramount Com-
mercial Properties, Inc., CA. The busi-
ness is conducted by a Corporation. The
registrants commenced to transact busi-
ness under the FBN on.
/s/ Lawrence Ho /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/31/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
203 Public Notices
The following person is doing business
as: Rosegris, 1020 Yates Way Unit #224,
SAN MATEO, CA 94403 is hereby regis-
tered by the following owner: Carlota
Pringuey, same address. The business is
conducted by an Individual. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on N/A.
/s/ Carlota Pringuey /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/24/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Help In Need, 324 Northaven Dr.,
DALY CITY, CA 94015 is hereby regis-
tered by the following owners: Jocelyn
Bonifacio, same address and Evangeline
batoy 475 Pepper Ave., Hillsborough, CA
94010. The business is conducted by a
General Partnership. The registrants
commenced to transact business under
the FBN on N/A.
/s/ Jocelyn Bonifacio /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/07/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Bobabia, 271-273 Baldwin Ave., SAN
MATEO, CA 94401 is hereby registered
by the following owner: Fournonmenon,
LLC, CA. The business is conducted by
a Limited Liability Company. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on.
/s/ Victor Coin /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 03/07/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Southroad Software Company, 1000
South Rd., Apt. 3, BELMONT, CA 94002
is hereby registered by the following
owner: Sumant Turlapati and Shashi Ar-
lot, same address. The business is con-
ducted by a Married Couple. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on N/A.
/s/ Sumant Turlapati /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 04/02/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Rediscover Movment, 209 Sheffield
Ln., REDWOOD CITY, CA 94061 is
hereby registered by the following owner:
Christina Hwang Madison, same ad-
dress. The business is conducted by an
Individual. The registrants commenced to
transact business under the FBN on .
/s/ Christina H. Madison /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 04/03/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/05/14, 04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14).
203 Public Notices
The following person is doing business
as: 1) Garnett Sign Studio, 2) Ac-
cuBraille, 529 Railroad Ave., 529 Rail-
94080 is hereby registered by the follow-
ing owner: Garnett Sign, LLC, CA. The
business is conducted by a Limited Lia-
bility Company. The registrants com-
menced to transact business under the
FBN on 11/16/2013.
/s/ Stephen Savoy /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 04/08/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14, 05/03/14).
The following person is doing business
as: Madison Place Apartments, 400 E.
Hillsdale Blvd., SAN MATEO, CA 94403
is hereby registered by the following
owners: Richard Tod Spieker and Cath-
erine R. Spieker, 60 Mulberry Ln. Athe-
rton, CA 94027. The business is con-
ducted by a Married Couple. The regis-
trants commenced to transact business
under the FBN on 04/01/2014.
/s/ Richard Tod Spieker /
This statement was filed with the Asses-
sor-County Clerk on 04/07/2014. (Pub-
lished in the San Mateo Daily Journal,
04/12/14, 04/19/14, 04/26/14, 05/03/14).
Demandado): Maria Oseguera, also
known as Maria Oseguera Chavez, also
known as, Maria Duarte, and Does 1
through 20.
TIFF: (Lo esta demandando el deman-
dante): Paul Newman, Special Adminis-
trator of the Estate of Judy Golding and
Successor Trustee of the Judy Golding
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Puede encontrar estos formularios de la
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Ayuda de las Cortes de California
en la biblio teca de leyes de su condado
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cion, pida al secretario de la corte que le
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mediante un acuerdo o una concesion
de arbitraje en un caso de derecho civil.
Tiene que pagar el gravamen de la corte
antes de que la corte pueda desechar el
The name and address of the court is:
(El nombre y direccion de la corte es):
Superior Court of San Mateo County,
400 County Center, Redwood City, CA
The name, address, and telephone num-
ber of the plaintiffs attorney, or plaintiff
without an attorney, is: (El nombre, direc-
cion y numero de telefono del abogado
del demandante, o del demandante que
no tiene abogado, es):
Steven Riess
Law Offices of Steven Riess
456 Montgomery St., 20th Flr
Date: (Fecha) Jan 14, 2014
R. Krill Deputy
Published in the San Mateo Daily Journal
April 12, 19, 26, May 3, 2014.
210 Lost & Found
FOUND: KEYS (3) on ring with 49'ers
belt clip. One is car key to a Honda.
Found in Home Depot parking lot in San
Carlos on Sunday 2/23/14. Call 650 490-
0921 - Leave message if no answer.
FOUND: RING Silver color ring found
on 1/7/2014 in Burlingame. Parking Lot
M (next to Dethrone). Brand inscribed.
Gary @ (650)347-2301
(415)377-0859 REWARD!
REWARD Norfolk Terrier missing from
Woodside Rd near High Rd on Dec 13.
Violet is 11mths, 7lbs, tan, female, no
collar, microchipped. Please help bring
her home! (650)568-9642
LOST: SMALL diamond cross, silver
necklace with VERY sentimental
meaning. Lost in San Mateo 2/6/12
LOST GOLD Cross at Carlmont Shop-
ping Cente, by Lunardis market
(Reward) (415)559-7291
LOST GOLD WATCH - with brown lizard
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LOST SET OF CAR KEYS near Millbrae
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REWARD!! LOST DOG - 15LB All White
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210 Lost & Found
16 BOOKS on History of WWII Excellent
condition. $95 all obo, (650)345-5502
50 SHADES of Grey Trilogy, Excellent
Condition $25. (650)615-0256
books, (5) $3. each, (650)341-1861
RICHARD NORTH Patterson 5 Hard-
back Books @$3 each (650)341-1861
TRAVIS MCGEE (Wikipedia) best mys-
teries 18 classic paperbacks for $25.
Steve (650) 518-6614
295 Art
"AMERICAN GRIZZLEY" limited print by
Michael Coleman. Signed & numbered.
Professionally framed 22x25.. $99. 650-
5 prints, nude figures, 14 x 18, signed
Andrea Medina, 1980s. $40/all. 650-345-
6 CLASSIC landscape art pictures,
28x38 glass frame. $15 each OBO.
Must see to appreciate. SOLD!
ALASKAN SCENE painting 40" high 53"
wide includes matching frame $99 firm
painted 25" long 21" wide, wooden
frame, $60 for all 3, (650)201-9166
POSTER, LINCOLN, advertising Honest
Ale, old stock, green and black color.
$15. (650)348-5169
296 Appliances
tion fairly new $100.00. (650)291-9104
HOOD, G.E. Good condition, clean,
white.. $30. (650)348-5169
LG WASHER/ DRYER in one. Excellent
condition, new hoses, ultracapacity,
7 cycle, fron load, $600, (650)290-0954
MAYTAG WALL oven, 24x24x24, ex-
cellent condition, $50 obo, SOLD!
used one load for only 14 hours. $1,200.
Call (650)333-4400
296 Appliances
RADIATOR HEATER, oil filled, electric,
1500 watts $25. (650)504-3621
ROTISSERIE GE, IN-door or out door,
Holds large turkey 24 wide, Like new,
$80, OBO (650)344-8549
THERMADOR WHITE glass gas cook-
top. 36 inch Good working condition.
$95. 650-322-9598
297 Bicycles
GIRLS BIKE 18 Pink, Looks New, Hard-
ly Used $80 (650)293-7313
SCHWINN 20 Boys Bike, Good Condi-
tion $40 (650)756-9516
298 Collectibles
1920'S AQUA Glass Beaded Flapper
Purse (drawstring bag) & Faux Pearl
Flapper Collar. $50. 650-762-6048
1940 VINTAGE telephone bench maple
antiques collectibles $75 (650)755-9833
1982 PRINT 'A Tune Off The Top Of My
Head' 82/125 $80 (650) 204-0587
2 VINTAGE Light Bulbs circa 1905. Edi-
son Mazda Lamps. Both still working -
$50 (650)-762-6048
4 NOLAN RYAN - Uncut Sheets, Rare
Gold Cards $90 (650)365-3987
400 YEARBOOKS - Sports Illustrated
Sports Book 70-90s $90 all (650)365-
ARMY SHIRT, long sleeves, with pock-
ets. XL $15 each (408)249-3858
BAY MEADOWS bag - $30.each,
BEAUTIFUL RUSTIE doll Winter Bliss w/
stole & muffs, 23, $50. OBO,
BOX OF 2000 Sports Cards, 1997-2004
years, $20 (650)592-2648
CASINO CHIP Collection Original Chips
from various casinos $99 obo
uncirculated with Holder $15/all,
mark picture Gallery First Day of issue
1960. Limited edition $85. SOLD!
FRANKLIN MINT Thimble collection with
display rack. $55. 650-291-4779
HO TRAIN parts including engines, box-
cars, tankers, tracks, transformers, etc.
$75 Call SOLD!
JOE MONTANA signed authentic retire-
ment book, $39., (650)692-3260
large collection, Marilyn Monroe, James
Dean, John Wayne and hundreds more.
$3,300/obo.. Over 50% off
SCHILLER HIPPIE poster, linen, Sparta
graphics 1968. Mint condition. $600.00.
TEA POTS - (6) collectables, good con-
dition, $10. each, (650)571-5899
299 Computers
1982 TEXAS Instruments TI-99/4A com-
puter, new condition, complete accesso-
ries, original box. $99. (650)676-0974
300 Toys
14 HOTWHEELS - Redline, 32
Ford/Mustang/Corv. $90 all (650)365-
300 Toys
66 CHEVELLE TOY CAR, Blue collecti-
ble. $12. (415)337-1690
PILGRIM DOLLS, 15 boy & girl, new,
from Harvest Festival, adorable $25 650-
PINK BARBIE 57 Chevy Convertible
28" long (sells on E-Bay for $250) in box
$99 (650)591-9769
RADIO CONTROL car; Jeep with off
road with equipment $99 OBO
SMALL WOOD dollhouse 4 furnished
rooms. $35 650-558-8142
STEP 2 sandbox Large with cover $25
TOY - Barney interactive activity, musical
learning, talking, great for the car, $16.
obo, (650)349-6059
302 Antiques
1912 COFFEE Percolator Urn. perfect
condition includes electric cord $85.
14 x 21, carved top, $45.,
ANTIQUE CRYSTAL table lamps, (2),
shades need to be redone. Free. Call
Grinder. $80. 650-596-0513
ANTIQUE ITALIAN lamp 18 high, $70
zag design 7' by 6" by 4' $99.,
ANTIQUE LANTERN Olde Brooklyn lan-
terns, battery operated, safe, new in box,
$100, (650)726-1037
ANTIQUE OLD Copper Wash Tub, 30 x
12 x 13 with handles, $65 (650)591-3313
rust on legs, rust free drum and ringer.
$45/obo, SOLD!
MAHOGANY ANTIQUE Secretary desk,
72 x 40 , 3 drawers, Display case, bev-
elled glass, $700. (650)766-3024
OLD VINTAGE Wooden Sea Captains
Tool Chest 35 x 16 x 16, $65 (650)591-
STERLING SILVER loving cup 10" circa
with walnut base 1912 $65
303 Electronics
27 SONY TRINITRON TV - great condi-
tion, rarely used, includes remote, not flat
screen, $55., (650)357-7484
46 MITSUBISHI Projector TV, great
condition. $400. (650)261-1541.
AUTO TOP hoist still in box
$99.00 or best offer (650)493-9993
batteries $9, 650-595-3933
BIG SONY TV 37" - Excellent Condition
Worth $2300 will Sacrifice for only $95.,
BLACKBERRY PHONE good condition
$99.00 or best offer (650)493-9993
new, $20., (415)410-5937
COMPACT PLAYER - Digital audio DVD
video/CD music never used in box.
only $18, 650-595-3933
DVD PLAYER, $25. Call (650)558-0206
FLIP CAMCORDER $50. (650)583-2767
IPHONE GOOD condition $99.00 or best
offer (650)493-9993
with 'A-shape' key layout Num pad, $20
mote ex/cond. (650)992-4544
with remote. Good condition, $20
SET OF 3 wireless phones all for $50
mote good condition $99 (650)345-1111
WESTINGHOUSE 32 Flatscreen TV,
model#SK32H240S, with HDMI plug in
and remote, excellent condition. Two
available, $175 each. (650)400-4174
304 Furniture
2 END Tables solid maple '60's era
$40/both. (650)670-7545
bankers rack. Beautiful style; for plants
flowers sculptures $70 (415)585-3622
BBQ GRILL, Ducane, propane $90
304 Furniture
CHAIRS 2 Blue Good Condition $50
OBO (650)345-5644
CHAIRS, WITH Chrome Frame, Brown
Vinyl seats $15.00 each. (650)726-5549
shelves and doors. Beautiful. 23 width 30
height 11 depth $75 (650)591-4927
DINETTE SET, round 42" glass table,
with 4 chairs, pick up Foster City. Free.
DINING ROOM SET - table, four chairs,
lighted hutch, $500. all, (650)296-3189
DISPLAY CABINET 72x 21 x39 1/2
High Top Display, 2 shelves in rear $99
DRUM TABLE - brown, perfect condi-
tion, nice design, with storage, $45.,
Finish, Cream Cushion w matching otto-
man $70 (650)583-4943.
EZ CHAIR, large, $15. Call
FLAT TOP DESK, $35.. Call
CHAIR, Paid $865 two months ago. Con-
dition like new. Asking $400/or best offer.
Call Harry Langdon, (650)375-1414
I-JOY MASSAGE chair, exc condition
$95 (650)591-4927
KITCHEN CABINETS - 3 metal base
kitchen cabinets with drawers and wood
doors, $99., (650)347-8061
KITCHEN TABLE, tall $65. 3'x3'x3' ex-
tends to 4' long Four chairs $65. 622-
LAWN CHAIRS (4) White, plastic, $8.
each, (415)346-6038
LOUNGE CHAIRS - 2 new, with cover &
plastic carring case & headrest, $35.
each, (650)592-7483
MIRROR, SOLID OAK. 30" x 19 1/2",
curved edges; beautiful. $85.00 OBO.
Linda 650 366-2135.
MIRRORS, large, $25. Call
AGE unit - Cherry veneer, white lami-
nate, $75., (650)888-0039
OAK BOOKCASE, 30"x30" x12". $25.
OBO RETAIL $130 (650)873-8167
PAPASAN CHAIRS (2) -with cushions
$45. each set, (650)347-8061
PATIO TABLE with 4 chairs, glass top,
good condition 41 in diameter $95
PEDESTAL SINK $25 (650)766-4858
wood, see through lid $45. 25 x 20 x 4 in-
ches. (650)592-2648.
QUEEN SIZE Mattress Box Spring
$100.00 (650)291-9104
RECLINER CHAIR brown leather exc/
cond. $50. (650)992-4544
RECLINER LA-Z-BOY Dark green print
fabric, medium size. $60. (650)343-8206
ROCKING CHAIR Great condition,
1970s style, dark brown, wooden,
suede cushion, photo availble, $99.,
SEWING TABLE, folding, $20. Call
SHELVING UNIT from IKEA interior
metal, glass nice condition $50/obo.
SMALL VANITY chair with stool and mir-
ror $99. (650)622-6695
SOFA - excelleNT condition. 8 ft neutral
color $99 OBO (650)345-5644
with flip bar ask $75 obo (650)743-4274
SOLID WOOD oak desk $50 (650)622-
STEREO CABINET walnut w/3 black
shelves 16x 22x42. $30, 650-341-5347
TABLE 4X4X4. Painted top $40
TEA/ UTILITY CART, $15. (650)573-
7035, (650)504-6057
TEAK CABINET 28"x32", used for ster-
eo equipment $25. (650)726-6429
TRUNDLE BED - Single with wheels,
$40., (650)347-8061
TV STAND brown. $40.00 OBO
(650) 995-0012
VIDEO CENTER 38 inches H 21 inches
W still in box $45., (408)249-3858
WALL CLOCK - 31 day windup, 26
long, $99 (650)592-2648
WALNUT CABINET T/V glass door/
drawers on roller 50"W x58"H ex/co.$60.
304 Furniture
WALNUT CHEST, small (4 drawer with
upper bookcase $50. (650)726-6429
WHITE 5 Drawer dresser.Excellent con-
dition. Moving. Must sell $90.00 OBO
(650) 995-0012
WICKER DRESSER, white, 3 drawers,
exc condition 31 width 32 height 21.5
depth $35 (650)591-4927
WOOD - wall Unit - 30" long x 6' tall x
17.5" deep. $90. (650)631-9311
WOOD BOOKCASE unit - good condi-
tion $65.00 (650)504-6058
306 Housewares
"PRINCESS HOUSE decorator urn
"Vase" cream with blue flower 13 inch H
$25., (650)868-0436
28" by 15" by 1/4" thick glass shelves,
cost $35 each sell at $15 ea. Three avail-
able, (650)345-5502
BBQ, WEBER, GoAnywhere, unused,
plated steel grates, portable, rust resist-
ant, w/charcoal, $50. (650)578-9208
immaculate, 2 each: Pillow covers,
shams, 1 spread/ cover, washable $25.
COFFEE MAKER, Makes 4 cups $12,
COOKING POTS(2) stainless steel, tem-
perature-resistent handles, 21/2 & 4 gal.
$5 for both. (650) 574-3229.
DRIVE MEDICAL design locking elevat-
ed toilet seat. New. $45. (650)343-4461
HOUSE HEATER Excellent condition.
Works great. Must sell. $30.00 OBO
(650) 995-0012
Working, $20 (650)344-6565
PERSIAN TEA set for 8. Including
spoon, candy dish, and tray. Gold Plated.
$100. (650) 867-2720
PUSH LAWN MOWER - very good
condition $25., SOLD!
Shams (print) $30.00 (650)341-1861
gundy; for the new extra deep beds. New
$60 (415)585-3622
SINGER ELECTRONIC sewing machine
model #9022. Cord, foot controller
included. $99 O.B.O. (650)274-9601 or
SOLID TEAK floor model 16 wine rack
with turntable $60. (650)592-7483
VACUMN EXCELLENT condition. Works
great.Moving. Must sell. $35.00 OBO
(650) 995-0012
307 Jewelry & Clothing
COSTUME JEWELRY Earrings $25.00
Call: 650-368-0748
LADIES GLOVES - gold lame' elbow
length gloves, size 7.5, $15. new,
308 Tools
13" SCROLL saw $ 40. (650)573-5269
BLACK & Decker 17" Electric Hedge
Trimmer. Like new. $20. 650-326-2235.
BOSTITCH 16 gage Finish nailer Model
SB 664FN $99 (650)359-9269
CRACO 395 SP-PRO, electronic paint
sprayer.Commercial grade. Used only
once. $600/obo. (650)784-3427
CRAFTMAN JIG Saw 3.9 amp. with vari-
able speeds $65 (650)359-9269
stand, $200 Cash Only, (650)851-1045
CRAFTSMAN 1/2" drill press $40.50.
308 Tools
CRAFTSMAN 3/4 horse power 3,450
RPM $60 (650)347-5373
CRAFTSMAN 6" bench grinder $40.
CRAFTSMAN 9" Radial Arm Saw with 6"
dado set. No stand. $55 (650)341-6402
CRAFTSMAN BELT & disc sander $99.
blade heavy duty new in box. $60.
CRAFTSMAN10" TABLE saw & stand,
$99. (650)573-5269
DAYTON ELECTRIC 1 1/2 horse power
1,725 RPM $60 (650)347-5373
LAWN MOWER reel type push with
height adjustments. Just sharpened $45
650-591-2144 San Carlos
PUSH LAWN mower $25 (650)851-0878
ROLLING STEEL Ladder10 steps, Like
New. $475 obo, SOLD!
used. Wood handles. $50 or best offer.
(650) 595-4617
309 Office Equipment
CANON ALL in One Photo Printer PIX-
MA MP620 Never used. In original box
$150 (650)477-2177
PANASONIC FAX machine, works
great, $20. (650-578-9045)
310 Misc. For Sale
ARTIFICIAL FICUS TREE 6 ft. life like,
full branches. in basket $55.
CHEESESET 6 small and 1 large plate
Italian design never used Ceramica Cas-
tellania $25. (650)644-9027
good condition, needs ribbon (type
needed attached) $35 San Bruno
condition $50., (650)878-9542
used $8., (408)249-3858
GOURMET SET for cooking on your ta-
ble. European style. $15 (650)644-9027
glass in front and sides (650)355-2996
GREEN CERAMIC flower pot w/ 15
Different succulents, $20.(650)952-4354
HARLEY DAVIDSON black phone, per-
fect condition, $65., (650) 867-2720
ICE CHEST $15 (650)347-8061
IGLOO COOLER - 3 gallon beverage
cooler, new, still in box, $15.,
$30. (650)726-1037
cooler includes icepak. $20
MEDICINE CABINET - 18 X 24, almost
new, mirror, $20., (650)515-2605
Cheese Tote - new black $45
$5; new aluminum btl $3 650-595-3933
NATIVITY SET, new, beautiful, ceramic,
gold-trimmed, 11-pc.,.asking: $50.
Call: 650-345-3277 /message
31 Weekend April 12-13, 2014 THEDAILYJOURNAL
1 Extremely lame,
in slang
10 The Zoo Story
15 One with
breaking news
16 Conger cousin
17 African kingdom
18 Lite-__: classic
Hasbro toy
19 3 part?
20 Do followers
21 Ad lib
22 Scott who played
the lead in 1976s
Bugsy Malone
24 Maintain the
status quo
26 Cdiz cycle
27 Old Colgate
29 Spam producer
30 Splendor in the
31 One of the
moveable feasts
35 Mitty creator
38 As you like it
39 Emma Frost
portrayer in
X-Men: First
41 Backwoods
42 Letters before P,
43 State tree of
47 Sch. where
chapel service
attendance is
48 Silk-spraying
movie monster
51 It only makes
sense when its
52 Oil sources
54 Wine quality
56 Collection to burn
57 High fliers
58 Traumatic
60 Month abroad
61 Klondike product
with a shell
62 V-shaped
63 Postgame finger-
1 Hot stuff
2 Swaddle
3 Mimosa family
4 AM radio abbr.
5 Liszts Harmonies
du __
6 City on the
7 One of the five
basic taste
8 Am I seeing
9 Intention
10 Extent
11 Bereft, old-style
12 Outlaws
13 Causing agita
14 Good way of
21 Nicklaus rival
23 Kind of lead a
closer often has
to protect
25 __-Novo: Benins
28 Rubiyt rhyme
30 Soon
32 Electronic control
33 Tabloid scoop
34 Sun Bowl
Stadium coll.
35 80s Shatner cop
36 Mr. Cleans lack
37 Not appropriate
40 He played Harold
in Harold &
Kumar films
44 Winter warmers
45 Cite as proof
46 Counselor at
48 Elementary
49 Centrifuge
50 Cold __:
1977 hit for
53 First name in
55 Hydroxyl
58 Short coolers?
59 Pontiac co-
designed by
John DeLorean
By John Lieb
(c)2014 Tribune Content Agency, LLC
Los Angeles Times Daily Crossword Puzzle
Edited by Rich Norris and Joyce Nichols Lewis
310 Misc. For Sale
NEW LIVING Yoga Tape for Beginners
$8. 650-578-8306
OVAL MIRROR $10 (650)766-4858
SHOWER DOOR custom made 48 x 69
$70 (650)692-3260
SINGER SEWING machine 1952 cabinet
style with black/gold motor. $35. SOLD!
VASE WITH flowers 2 piece good for the
Holidays, $25., (650) 867-2720
VINTAGE WHITE Punch Bowl/Serving
Bowl Set with 10 cups plus one extra
$35. (650)873-8167
WICKER PICNIC basket, mint condition,
handles, light weight, pale tan color.
$10.00 (650)578-9208
311 Musical Instruments
cellent condition, $8,500/obo. Call
Appraised @$5450., want $3500 obo,
HAMMOND B-3 Organ and 122 Leslie
Speaker. Excellent condition. $8,500. pri-
vate owner, (650)349-1172
311 Musical Instruments
KAMAKA CONCERT sized Ukelele,
w/friction tuners, solid Koa wood body,
made in Hawaii, 2007 great tone, excel-
lent condition, w/ normal wear & tear.
$850. (650)342-5004
WURLITZER PIANO, console, 40 high,
light brown, good condition. $490.
312 Pets & Animals
AQUARIUM, MARINA Cool 10, 2.65
gallons, new pump. $20. (650)591-1500
BAMBOO BIRD Cage - very intricate de-
sign - 21"x15"x16". $50 (650)341-6402
GECKO GLASS case 10 gal.with heat
pad, thermometer, Wheeled stand if
needed $20. (650)591-1500
315 Wanted to Buy
Gold, Silver, Platinum
Always True & Honest values
Millbrae Jewelers
Est. 1957
400 Broadway - Millbrae
316 Clothes
BLACK Leather pants Mrs. made in
France size 40 $99. (650)558-1975
BLACK LEATHER tap shoes 9M great
condition $99. (650)558-1975
LADIES COAT Medium, dark lavender
$25 (650)368-3037
LADIES DONEGAL design 100% wool
cap from Wicklow, Ireland, $20. Call
LADIES FUR Jacket (fake) size 12 good
condition $30 (650)692-3260
LARRY LEVINE Women's Hooded down
jacket. Medium. Scarlet. Good as new.
Asking $40 OBO (650)888-0129
LEATHER JACKET, brown bomber, with
pockets.Sz XL, $88. (415)337-1690
MANS DENIM Jacket, XL HD fabric,
metal buttons only $15 650-595-3933
MINK CAPE, beautiful with satin lining,
light color $75 obo (650)591-4927
MINK JACKET faux, hip length, satin lin-
ing. Looks feels real. Perfect condition
$99 OBO 650-349-6969
NIKE PULLOVER mens heavy jacket
Navy Blue & Red, Reg. price $200 sell-
ing for $59 (650)692-3260
DRESS SIZE 6-8, $35 (650)873-8167
316 Clothes
PROM PARTY Dress, Long sleeveless
size 6, magenta, with shawl like new $40
obo (650)349-6059
VELVET DRAPE, 100% cotton, new
beautiful burgundy 82"X52" W/6"hems:
$45 (415)585-3622
WESTERN HAT brown color large size 7
5/8 never worn weatherproof $50 obo
WHITE LACE 1880s reproduction dress
- size 6, $100., (650)873-8167
317 Building Materials
30 FLUORESCENT Lamps 48" (brand
new in box) $75 for all (650)369-9762
BATHROOM VANITY, antique, with top
and sink: - $65. (650)348-6955
BRAND NEW Millgard window + frame -
$85. (650)348-6955
318 Sports Equipment
BAMBOO FLY rod 9 ft 2 piece good
condition South Bend brand. $50
BASEBALLS & Softballs, 4 baseballs 2
softballs, only $6 650-595-3933
BASKETBALL HOOP, free standing
$100. New Costco $279. (650)291-9104
BODY BY JAKE AB Scissor Exercise
Machine w/instructions. $50. (650)637-
BUCKET OF 260 golf balls, $25.
DARTBOARD - New, regulation 18 di-
meter, Halex brand w/mounting hard-
ware, 6 brass darts, $16., (650)681-7358
GOTT 10-GAL beverage cooler $20.
KIDS 20" mongoose mountain bike 6
speeds front wheel shock good condition
asking $65 (650)574-7743
LADIES STEP thruRoadmaster 10
speed bike w. shop-basket Good
Condition. $55 OBO call: (650) 342-8510
MENS ROLLER Blades size 101/2 never
used $25 (650)520-3425
NORDIC TRACK Pro, $95. (650)333-
POWER PLUS Exercise Machine $99
SCHWINN 26" man's bike with balloon
tires $75 like new SOLD!
STAIR MASTER, 4000-PT, legitimate
brand - Works perfect $125 Call
(650)369-8013 Leave Message
VINTAGE ENGLISH ladies ice skates -
up to size 7-8, $40., (650)873-8167
WET SUIT - medium size, $95., call for
info (650)851-0878
WOMAN'S BOWLING ball, 12 lbs, "Lin-
da", with size 7 shoes and bag, $15.
WOMEN'S LADY Cougar gold iron set
set - $25. (650)348-6955
322 Garage Sales
APRIL 12, 8 am - 2 pm
1501 Magnolia, San Bruno
Enter Main Parking Lot from
Millwood Avenue to
Performing Arts Courtyard
Great deals for a great
cause, all to benefit student
at Capuchino HS
Make money, make room!
List your upcoming garage
sale, moving sale, estate
sale, yard sale, rummage
sale, clearance sale, or
whatever sale you have...
in the Daily Journal.
Reach over 76,500 readers
from South San Francisco
to Palo Alto.
in your local newspaper.
Call (650)344-5200
335 Garden Equipment
2 FLOWER pots with Gardenia's both for
$20 (650)369-9762
LAWNMOWER - American made, man-
ual/push, excellent condition, $50.,
$40. (650)355-2996
340 Camera & Photo Equip.
in leather case $25. (650)644-9027
digital camera (black) with case, $175.,
YASAHICA 108 model 35mm SLR Cam-
era with flash and 2 zoom lenses $79
345 Medical Equipment
PRIDE MECHANICAL Lift Chair, hardly
used. Paid $950. Asking $350 orb est of-
fer. (650)400-7435
WALKER - brand new, $20., SSF,
WHEEL CHAIR asking $75 OBO
379 Open Houses
List your Open House
in the Daily Journal.
Reach over 76,500
potential home buyers &
renters a day,
from South San Francisco
to Palo Alto.
in your local newspaper.
Call (650)344-5200
380 Real Estate Services
Cimpler Real Estate - Reinventing
Home Buying
To Buy Smarter Call Artur Urbanski,
533 Airport Blvd, 4th Flr, Burlingame
440 Apartments
BELMONT - prime, quiet location, view,
1 bedrooms, new carpets, new granite
counters, dishwasher, balcony, covered
carports, storage, pool, no pets.
470 Rooms
Non-Profit Home Sharing Program
San Mateo County
Rooms For Rent
Travel Inn, San Carlos
$49.-59.daily + tax
$294.-$322. weekly + tax
Clean Quiet Convenient
Cable TV, WiFi & Private Bathroom
Microwave and Refrigerator & A/C
950 El Camino Real San Carlos
(650) 593-3136
Mention Daily Journal
620 Automobiles
Dont lose money
on a trade-in or
Sell your vehicle in the
Daily Journals
Auto Classifieds.
Just $40
Well run it
til you sell it!
Reach 76,500 drivers
from South SF to
Palo Alto
Call (650)344-5200
620 Automobiles
CHEVY HHR 08 - Grey, spunky car
loaded, even seat warmers, $9,500.
DODGE 99 Van, 391 Posi, 200 Hp V-6,
22 Wheels, 2 24 Ladders, 2015 Tags,
$3,500 OBO (650)481-5296
MERCEDES 06 C230 - 6 cylinder, navy
blue, 60K miles, 2 year warranty,
$18,000, (650)455-7461
OLDSMOBILE 99 Intrigue, green, 4
door sedan, 143K miles. $1,500.
SUBARU 98 Outback Limited, 175K
miles, $5,500. Recent work. Mint condiit-
ton. High Car Fax, View at
#126837 SOLD!
VOLVO 85 244 Turbo, automatic, very
rare! 74,700 original miles. New muffler,
new starter, new battery, tires have only
200 miles on it. $4,900. (650)726-8623.
625 Classic Cars
FORD 63 THUNDERBIRD Hardtop, 390
engine, Leather Interior. Will consider
$6,500 /OBO (650)364-1374
VOLVO 85 244 Turbo, automatic, very
rare! 74,700 original miles. New muffler,
new starter, new battery, tires have only
200 miles on it. $4,900. (650)726-8623.
630 Trucks & SUVs
FORD 98 EXPLORER 6 cylinder, 167K
miles, excellent condition, good tires,
good brakes, very dependable! $2000 or
best offer. Moving, must sell! Call
635 Vans
67 INTERNATIONAL Step Van 1500,
Typical UPS type size. $1,950/OBO,
B-150, V-8, automatic, seats 8, good
condition, $1,700. (650)726-5276.
640 Motorcycles/Scooters
BMW 03 F650 GS, $3899 OBO. Call
condition, black leather, $35. obo,
brackets and other parts, $35.,
670 Auto Service
A Full Service Auto Repair
760 El Camino Real
San Carlos
670 Auto Parts
CAR TOWchain 9' $35 (650)948-0912
HONDA SPARE tire 13" $25
SHOP MANUALS 2 1955 Pontiac
manual, 4 1984 Ford/Lincoln manuals, 1
gray marine diesel manual $40
Year 2002 all for $40 (650)948-0912
SNOW CHAIN cables made by Shur
Grip - brand new-never used. In the
original case. $25 650-654-9252.
TIRE CHAIN cables $23. (650)766-4858
680 Autos Wanted
Wanted 62-75 Chevrolets
Novas, running or not
Parts collection etc.
So clean out that garage
Give me a call
Joe 650 342-2483
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DONETSK, Ukraine Ukraines prime
minister went on a charm offensive Friday
as he visited the countrys southeast, pledg-
ing to give regions more powers and to
defend the rights of Russian speakers.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with regional of-
cials who once opposed his new govern-
ment in Kiev, but not with protesters occu-
pying government buildings in the cities of
Donetsk or Luhansk. Still, he left it unclear
how his ideas differed
from the demands of the
protesters or from
Russias advocacy of fed-
eralization for Ukraine.
There are no sepa-
ratists among us, said
Gennady Kernes, mayor
of Kharkiv, Ukraines
second-largest city,
where the government
recaptured a building
taken over by protesters earlier in the week.
Kernes and other ofcials asked Yatsenyuk
to allow votes on autonomy for their
regions but not on secession.
Ukraines government has resisted feder-
alization, saying that would lay the ground-
work for the countrys breakup.
Ukraines eastern industrial heartland was
the support base for Kremlin-friendly presi-
dent Viktor Yanukovych, who was ousted in
February after months of protests. Last
month, the Crimea region voted to secede
and was annexed by Russia but only after
Russia took over the peninsula by force.
Russia has ratcheted up the pressure on
Ukraine, with President Vladimir Putin
warning European leaders of a risk to the
gas supplies going to them through
Ukraine. He has threatened that Russia could
shut off energy shipments to Ukraine if it
fails to pay its debts. Those debts are a
source of contention between the two
nations, with the Russian estimate rising
from $1.7 billion earlier this month to over
$35 billion on Thursday.
Before leaving Donetsk for another east-
ern city, Yatsenyuk told reporters he favors
a peaceful solution to the standoff .
However, he left the door open to storming
the buildings occupied by armed men.
Ukraine PM: Regions should have more powers
Palestinians condemn
Israeli sanctions as piracy
JERUSALEM The Palestinian negotia-
tor in Mideast peace talks is calling Israels
decision to stop tax money transfers pira-
Saeb Erekat said Friday that the Israeli
decision to withhold these funds is piracy.
... It cannot be maintained. He also said
talks persist, though gaps remain big.
Erekat spoke a day after an Israeli ofcial
said Israel would stop the tax money trans-
fers in retaliation for the Palestinians push-
ing to sign up for more recognition from
international agencies and treaties. That
comes after Israel failed to release
Palestinian prisoners as promised and
moved forward with more settlements in
land Palestinians want for their future capi-
Israel collects about $100 million a
month in taxes for the Palestinians. U.S.
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki
called the Israeli move unfortunate on
World in brief
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PERTH, Australia With the Malaysian
jetliner mystery now ve weeks old, ofcials
have narrowed the search zone for the missing
plane and are very condent the underwater
signals they have heard are from its black box,
Australias prime minister said Friday.
At the same time, however, those electronic
signals are fading, Tony Abbott added.
On a visit to China, Abbott briefed President
Xi Jinping on the search for Flight 370, which
vanished March 8 while ying from Kuala
Lumpur, Malaysia, to Beijing, carrying 239
people, most of them Chinese. Based on an
analysis of satellite data, ofcials believe the
Boeing 777 ew off-course for an unknown
reason and went down in the southern Indian
Ocean off the west coast of Australia.
Crews involved in the hunt have in recent
days focused on a more-targeted area in the
ocean for the source of the electronic signals,
Abbott said.
We have very much narrowed down the
search area and we are very condent that the
signals that we are detecting are from the black
box on MH370, he told reporters in
Shanghai, referring to the planes ight data
and cockpit recorders.
Search crews are racing against time because
the batteries powering the recorders locator
beacons last only about a month and more
than a month has passed since the plane disap-
peared. Finding the devices after the batteries
fail will be extremely difcult because the
water in the area is 4,500 meters (15,000 feet)
Were getting into the stage where the sig-
nal from what we are very condent is the
black box is starting to fade, he added. We
are hoping to get as much information as we
can before the signal nally expires.
The Australian ship Ocean Shield is towing a
U.S. Navy device that detects signals from the
ight recorders. Two sounds heard Saturday
were determined to be consistent with the sig-
nals emitted from the black boxes. Two more
sounds were detected in the same general area
We are condent that we know the position
of the black box ight recorder to within some
kilometers, Abbott said. But condence in
the approximate position of the black box is
not the same as recovering wreckage from
almost 4 1/2 kilometers beneath the sea or
nally determining all that happened on that
Abbott told the Chinese leader that the next
steps will be a very long, slow and painstak-
ing process.
An Australian air force P-3 Orion, which has
been dropping sonar buoys into the water near
where the Ocean Shield picked up the sounds,
detected another possible signal Thursday, but
Angus Houston, who is coordinating the
search, said in a statement that an initial
assessment had determined it was not related to
an aircraft black box.
The Ocean Shield towed its ping locator to
try to nd additional signals Friday, and the
Orions were continuing their hunt, Houston
said. The underwater search zone is currently a
1,300-square-kilometer (500-square-mile)
patch of the seabed, about the size of the city
of Los Angeles.
It is vital to glean as much information as
possible while the batteries on the underwater
locator beacons may still be active, Houston
said in a statement.
The searchers want to pinpoint the exact
location of the source of the signals so they
can send down a robotic submersible to look
for wreckage. Adecision to use the sub could be
some days away, Houston said.
The Bluen 21 submersible takes six times
longer to cover the same area as the ping loca-
tor being towed by the Ocean Shield about
six weeks to two months to canvass the current
underwater zone.
Complicating matters is the depth of the
seabed in that area. The signals are emanating
from 4,500 meters (15,000 feet) below the sur-
face, which is the deepest the Bluen can dive.
The search coordination center said it was con-
sidering options in case a deeper-diving sub is
The surface area to be searched for oating
debris had been narrowed to 46,713 square
kilometers (18,036 square miles) of ocean
extending from 2,300 kilometers (1,400
miles) northwest of Perth. Up to 15 planes and
13 ships were conducting the visual search
In Malaysia, police observed a minute of
silence at a Buddhist temple to remember those
aboard Flight 370.
Authorities confident pings are from Flight 370
Members of the Australia navy scan for signs of Malaysian Air Flight 370. Australia Prime
Minister Tony Abbott is condent searchers are closing in on the wreckage.
By Nicole Wineld
VATICAN CITY Pope Francis said
Friday he took personal responsibility for
the evil of priests who raped and molested
children, asking forgiveness from victims
and saying the church must be even bolder in
its efforts to protect the young. It was the
rst time a pope has taken personal respon-
sibility for the sex crimes
of his priests and begged
Francis off-the-cuff
remarks were the latest
sign that he has become
sensitized to the gravity
of the abuse scandal after
coming under criticism
from victims advocacy
groups for a perceived
lack of attention to, and understanding of,
the toll it has taken on the church and its
The evolution began last month when he
named four women and an abuse survivor to a
sex abuse advisory panel that the Vatican has
suggested will address the critical issue of
sanctioning bishops who cover up for
Francis delivered the comments to mem-
bers of the International Catholic Child
Bureau, a French Catholic network of organ-
izations that protects childrens rights.
Sitting with them in his library Friday,
Francis spoke slowly, deliberately and soft-
ly in his native Spanish, deviating from his
I feel compelled to take personal respon-
sibility for all the evil that some priests,
many many in number, (although) not in
comparison with the totality to assume
personal responsibility and to ask forgive-
ness for the damage caused by the sexual
abuse of the children, he said.
The church is aware of this damage, he
continued. We dont want to take a step
back in dealing with this problem and the
sanctions that must be imposed. On the con-
trary, I think we must be even stronger! You
dont play around with the lives of children.
No pope has ever taken personal responsi-
bility for the tens of thousands of children
who were molested by priests over decades
as bishops moved them from parish to
parish rather than reporting them to police.
Pope John Paul II denounced priests who
abused children, saying there was no place
for them in the priesthood. Pope Benedict
XVI expressed sorrow and regret to victims,
met with them and even wept with them. But
neither ever took personal responsibility
for the crimes or begged forgiveness as
Francis did.
Last month, Francis named the initial
members of a commission to advise him on
best practices to combat sexual abuse in the
church. Half of the eight members are
women and one, Marie Collins, was assault-
ed by a priest as a child. Collins, who
became a well-known activist in the ght for
victims justice, had previously called on
Benedict to ask personal forgiveness for the
scandal and those church leaders who put
loyalty to the church ahead of the safety of
The Vatican has said Collins and the other
members will now draft the statutes of the
commission and would look into the legal
duties and responsibilities of church per-
sonnel, a suggestion that they might take up
the critical question of disciplining com-
plicit bishops. Church law provides for
sanctions if a bishop is negligent in carry-
ing out his duties, but to date no bishop has
been disciplined for protecting an abuser.
Though unclear, Francis comments about
the sanctions that must be imposed could
be a reference to the need to hold bishops
Pope assumes
responsibility for
priest sex abuse
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