Judy recounts the history of a hidden San Mateo gem: St. John’s Cemetery.
Judy highlights the efforts that have led to the World Health Organization certifying San Mateo, CA as an Age-Friendly City.
Judy showcases San Mateo resident Eunice Lin Nichols and how her nonprofit Encore.org is helping bring generations together.
Peter uncovers the history of San Mateo’s great drinking water and the impressive Crystal Springs Dam that makes it possible.
Judy takes a virtual peek inside the San Mateo Buddhist Temple and gains some insight into our new normal of sheltering-in-place against...
Ever notice the well-kept building named “The Vendome” on 2nd Ave. and South Claremont across the tracks from the Main Street Garage?...
Judy showcases a business leader and fascinating retail store that brings vision, art and style to downtown San Mateo.
Have you noticed that now more than ever, crows seem to be everywhere in San Mateo? Judy finds out why.
One of life’s little pleasures in San Mateo is having multiple Farmer’s Markets to choose from, making ‘farm to table’ something...
Today Judy profiles a tremendous asset for new and young parents, the San Mateo Parents Club.
Judy discovers some interesting history about Coyote Point, this gem of a recreation area that every San Mateo family should get to know.
We turn the focus of this week’s show on you, our listeners. You told us who you are and what you like, and in this episode we showcase...
Everything old is new again? Judy digs up delicious info in San Mateo’s archives (Originally aired March 5, 2020).
Sometimes it’s the small things in life that make all the difference. For Judy, it’s Sibby’s Cupcakery.
Judy profiles one of San Mateo’s most helpful—and free—resources: our local research librarian.
Judy highlights the Downtown San Mateo Association—what it is, what it does, and what that means to the citizens, visitors, and businesses...
Judy showcases neighborhood Mini Pantries and uncovers the true heart of San Mateo.
Judy reflects on why and how we got San Mateo Focus started and asks for you to take our first listener survey at: https://bit.ly/smfsurvey1
Judy finds out all about the colonies of feral cats that live on the peninsula and the dedicated volunteers and organizations that care for...
Judy checks in with the Hillsdale Mall now that it is reopening to let San Mateans know what to expect now and into the future.
Judy discovers a husband and wife team who have chronicled the changes to San Mateo’s downtown over 30 years. Do you know the oldest...
Judy provides an overview of San Mateo parks and recreation programs that aren’t well known to residents.
Judy talks with two 2020 high school grads about the impact on their rituals of passage in the time of quarantine.
Judy profiles San Mateo’s own food incubator who provides infrastructure and expert guidance to food entrepreneurs and innovators in order...
Judy reports on the many changes going on in San Mateo as we transition to an environment with a bit more freedom to move around and...
Hometown girl and guest host Becky Gordon waxes poetic on her memories of growing up in San Mateo.
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