Category Archives: What’s New?

Birth of a Country Club Community

Sunday, August 7, 2022 at 1pm:  Please Join us for Burlingame’s addition to the annual San Mateo County Historical Association Victorian Days Walking Tours This tour will describe the planting of the eucalyptus and elm trees that gave Burlingame its distinctive … Continue reading

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Air West, Regan and the Downfall of Howard Hughes

SPRING QUARTERLY PRESENTATION: Tuesday, May 24, 2022  7-8pm via ZOOM Join us as Hillsborough’s former mayor, 12-year council member and 10-year school board member, Paul Regan talks about hisDavid and Goliath memoir: The Forensic, and of how he, as a young CPA, took down … Continue reading

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ANNUAL PRESENTATION available for viewing on line:  

This was a presentation given on Sunday, February 13, 2022 at the Lions Club Hall (990 Burlingame Ave. It included 1:45 election of officers: “Tales from Auto Row” We were excited to hold our first in-person meeting in two years. … Continue reading

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Burlingame. It’s a Small Town.

Check out a podcast that features interviews with Burlingame residents and business people hosted by longtime resident Mark Lucchesi. This episode features John Horgan. But here is a link to all the episodes: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH_-9wXQ6TkE1-BGal6c5Qg

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What’s Your Story?

A look back at what life was like in Burlingame via members of the Burlingame Historical Society reading passages from several sources as inspiration

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Caltrans is working on the Environmental Draft for the El Camino Real Renewal Project this summer and fall 2021

Keep up to date using the Caltrans links: https://dot.ca.gov/caltrans-near-me/district-4/d4-projects/d4-san-mateo-82-el-camino-real-project

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Click here to watch our recorded presentation: New Places for Old Homes

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CALTRANS FILES NOTICE OF INTENT for El Camino Real

Make sure to check out the background and discussions regarding Caltrans project likely to be unveiled in the Spring 2020. Comments to be taken until January 8th, 2021:

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Make sure to check out the background and discussions regarding Caltrans project likely to be unveiled in the Spring 2020. Comments to be taken until January 8th, 2021:

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An historic move

On Thursday, September 17th, the James R. and Jessie Murphy residence was successfully moved in two sections from 1128 Douglas Avenue, over the Oak Grove Avenue railroad crossing, to its new home at 524 Oak Grove Avenue, where it will … Continue reading

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