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Train strikes car in Atherton
A southbound Caltrain struck a on the train tracks at Fair Oak Avenue in Atherton at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16. The... Last comment 11 hours ago | 9 comments

Downtown Parking - More Needs To Be Done
Nearly daily, one hears about what OTHER cities are doing about parking. For instance, in today's paper an article appeared... Last comment 14 hours ago | 43 comments

Menlo College Coach and Cop's Twitter Rampage
San Jose cop Phillip White is the assistant basketball coach for Menlo College in Atherton. Here's what he had to say... Last comment 15 hours ago | 11 comments

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Erin Glanville A Civil Look At Civics
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What Are Menlo Park’s Priorities?
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Chandrama Anderson Couple's Net
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Death with Dignity
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John Raftrey and Lori McCormick Thinking About College
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Early Decision Blues
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Paul Bendix On a Roll
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Water Torture
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"Diaper Derby"
Addison Servatius, 8 months old, left, and Tyler Witlin, 9 months old, compete in the diaper derby, held during the Menlo Park downtown block party on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. (Photo by Michelle Le/The Almanac.) Submitted by Michelle Le on Jun 23, 2013

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Deputy pleads not guilty to conspiracy charges
Deputy Juan Lopez of the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office pleaded not guilty on Tuesday (Dec. 16) to two charges of conspiracy in connection with a case involving an inmate in the San Mateo County jail who is accused of acquiring and using a cellphone while in jail. Wednesday, 3:37 PM | 6 comments

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