Luminary – Brisbane’s Business and Community Journal

The Luminary, business and community journal, is the flagship of the Brisbane Chamber of Commerce. Printed with a circulation of 4,500 and posted on the web and social media, the Luminary has been optimized to provide an enhanced reading experience where you can visit advertisers’ websites, search, and download a PDF.  Follow the Luminary on Facebook @BrisbaneLuminary and Twitter @BrisLuminary

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2019 Newsletters

January 2019 | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for PDF
What’s inside: Chamber Names Davis New CEO; 161st Anniversary – 7 Mile House; Mayor’s Message, Raccoon Returns; Supervisor’s Message, Working To Make The County More Friendly For Older Adults;  President’s Message, Thank You All For The Wonderful Journey; Focus On Education, Lipman Middle School Teaches The Next Generation Of Scientists; And Money Talk.

2018 Newsletters

December 2018 | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for PDF
What’s inside: Farewell to Live at Mission Blue; Peninsula Velo Cycling Club; Mayor Davis speaks about serving the City of Brisbane; Supervisor David Canepa speaks about County San Mateo County first in California to embrace statewide law for emergency alerts.

November 2018 | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for PDF
What’s inside: 2018 State of the City Recap by Mayor W. Clarke Conway, 47 Hill Brewery; and news on AT&T iT Gigabyte Fiber; Supervisor David Canepa speaks Reflecting on 2018 and looking forward to a New Year; and more.

October 2018 | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for PDF
What’s inside: J Style at Home, Peninsula Clean Energy; Mayor Clarke Conway speaks about upcoming events voting, State of the City and thanked the citizens; Supervisor David Canepa speaks about County Reinforces Support For Seton Medical Center;, and Household Batteries Can Start Fires.

September 2018 | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for PDF
What’s inside: San Bruno Mountain and Program Director Ariel Cherbowsky Corkidi; Verreos Insurance Agency and Tony Verreos; Mayor Clarke Conway speaks about the Brisbane Baylands, Redevelopment, Affordable Housing, State Legislature, and Local Control; Supervisor David Canepa speaks about the Strong Effort in Place to Save Seton Medical Center Keeping Seton Hospital open; and Superintendent Ronan Coliver speaks about the 2018-2019 Brisbane School Year.

August 2018 | Click for Digital Newspaper    Click for PDF
What’s inside: Brisbane Lions Club Celebrates 70th Anniversary; Round N Round Pot Restaurant;  Mayor Conway speaks about Measure JJ; and Supervisor David Canepa speaking about the Age-Friendly Cities Concepts.

July 2018  | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for  PDF
What’s inside: Star City Music Festival Comes Back to Brisbane August 18th; Dan Carter,Lyon Medical Construction – Family Values;  Mayor Conway speaks on Baylands, High School Bus & New Library Updates; and Supervisor David Canepa speaking about the Seton Skilled Nursing Red Ribbon Cutting.

June 2018  | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for  PDF
What’s inside: Jerry Tench State Farm Insurance; Bernard Bassil, Mechano Garage;  Brisbane Baylands Update and the Issue on the Ridge Update; and Supervisor David Canepa speaking about the elderly.  Click on advertisements to visit each merchant’s website; let them know you saw them in the Luminary.

May 2018  | Click here for Digital Newspaper     Click here for  PDF
What’s inside: Celebrates 2018 Excellence in Education in Brisbane, California at the Elementary, Middle and High School Scholars; 2018 Students in Business and Government; and Baylands Soil Update & High School Bus Update.

April 2018  | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for  PDF
What’s inside: Mitch Bull President/CEO named District 5 Citizen of the Year; Import Policies Impact Recycling; Teacher Highlight Chris Hoagland; High School Bus; News in Brisbane California USA

March 2018  | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for  PDF
What’s inside: New Owners at Sunset Garage – Zak Issa and Roy Eidson; Reka Penner, Director of Sales at Homewood Suites by Hilton SFO Airport North; and THE DROUGHT’S OVER, ISN’T IT?!    Plus column by San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa and more …

February 2018  | Click for Digital Newspaper     Click for  PDF
What’s inside: Get Charged Up with Chargepointe DC fast charger at the Brisbane Shopping Center; Smile – Dr. Fitzgerald Dental Practice in Brisbane Shopping Center; and California MENTOR and more …

January 2018  | Click here for Digital Newspaper     Click here for  PDF
What’s inside: Update on Baylands – Read the letter to the San Francisco Chronicle; 7 Mile House – Brisbane’s Own Since Day 1; and Live at Mission Blue Concert Series.

2017 Newsletters

December 2017  | Click here for Digital Newspaper     Click here for  PDF
What’s inside: Brisbane Council Reorganization 2018; Managing Travel – Travel Too; Former Mayor Lori Liu’s Message

November 2017  | Click here for Digital Newspaper     Click here for  PDF
What’s inside: A Safe Place to Call Home, Bistra Bejanksi Realtor; Educate, Guide, Support, Loans by Jasama; Mayor Lori Liu reports that the City Council adopted Senior Housing and Parkside Plan

October 2017 | Click here for Digital Newspaper     Click here for  PDF
What’s inside: EyeQ, Capturing the Moment While Enjoying the Event; Mayor Lori Liu synopsis of State of the City Address on Brisbane’s Character; Bill Barulich, CEO, BiRite Foodservice Distributor honored.

 September 2017 | click here for   Digital Newspaper    Click here for PDF
What’s inside: 6 City Council Candidate Statements – W. Clarke Conway, Karen Cunningham, Dana Dillworth, Cliff Lentz, Jameel Munir and Tony Verreos; Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Planning Commission Recommends Approval of Parkside Plan.

August 2017 LuminaryClick here to read on-line 
What’s inside: Brisbane Inn Lodge – Rebirth of Bar; Lava Restaurant – New Owner and Chef;  Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Thank you, Brisbane

July 2017 Luminary  |   Click here to read on-line 
What’s inside: Generators Unlimited – Green Power; Mama Mia Pizza – Pizza and Italian Fare;  Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Focus on San Bruno Mountain

June 2017 |  PDF    Searchable  Flipbook 
What’s inside: Chamber / Schools / Students Celebrate “2017 Excellence in Education Awards”;  Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Brisbane Speaks Out for the Environment.

May 2017 |  PDF    Searchable Flipbook
What’s inside: South San Francisco Scavenger Company – Sustainability and Carbon Footprint; Bright Event Rentals; Students in Business and Government. Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Trip to China.

April 2017 |  PDF
Midtown Market; Commute.org – Get Out Of Your Car; Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – So the Drought is Over.

March 2017 | PDF
What’s inside: Brisbane Hardware and Supply, Subway Sandwiches; Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Latte with Lori.

February 2017 | PDF
What’s inside: Midtown Deli and Meats; Jefferson Union High School Superintendent Dan Burns; Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Updates on Peninsula Energy.

January 2017 | PDF
What’s inside: Kathy Wall Realtor with Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Home Services California Realty; Live at Mission Blue; Mayor Lori Liu’s Column – Happy New Year.

2016 Newsletters

December 2016 |  PDF
What’s inside: It’s a Family and Dog Affair at 7 Mile House; Mayor’s Column Mayor Lori Liu being sworn in.

November 2016 | PDF
What’s inside: Seton Medical Center; 2016 Recap of Mayor Cliff Lentz 2016 State of the City Address.

October 2016 | PDF
What’s inside: BiRite Foodservice Distributors – 50 years of service; P&F Distributors – Pipes, Fittings, Fusion; Mayor Cliff Lentz’s Column –  Letter to San Francisco Chronicle.

September 2016 | PDF
What’s inside: L&D Bistro and Catering – Garlic Fries in Brisbane; Carmel Kabash Coatings – Paintings and Coatings.

August 2016 | PDF
What’s inside: Alta Motors – Fast, Safe and Green; Homewood Suites by Hilton – Focused on Community; Mayor Cliff Lentz’s Column – City of Brisbane celebrates 55 year birthday.

July 2016 | PDF
What’s inside: Felix Lighting – Lighting and Design; Melissa’s Taqueria – Genuine and Good; Focus on Education – Welcome Superintendent Ronan Colliver;  Michele Jauregui Realtor Davis and Company Real Estate – Passionate and Motivated.

June 2016 | PDF

May 2016 | PDF

April 2016 | PDF

March 2016 | PDF

February 2016 | PDF

January 2016 | PDF

2015 Newsletters

December 2015 | PDF

November 2015 | PDF

October 2015 | PDF

September 2015 | PDF

August 2015 | PDF

July 2015 | PDF

June 2015 | PDF

May 2015 | PDF

April 2015 | PDF

March 2015 | PDF

February 2015 | PDF

January 2015 | PDF