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Menlo Park: Gas main breaks on University Drive
Police and firefighters from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District are at the scene of a gas-main break in the 1300 block... Last comment 18 hours ago | 9 comments

Atherton: Making roads safer for bicyclists, walkers
An El Camino Real shrunken to four traffic lanes, with a shared bike and pedestrian trail on one side and a bike lane buffered... Last comment on Apr 18, 2014 at 6:09 pm | 8 comments

No charges against driver in accident that killed bicyclist Joy Covey
San Mateo County prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against the driver of a delivery van involved in a fatal accident... Last comment 22 hours ago | 13 comments

 
 
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"Encinal School Debate Winners"
Encinal third grade teacher, Blythe Bulkin, with her students, Sara Baudler (left), and Lily Cass (right). Sara and Lily were undefeated in nine rounds of debate over the weekend. All three Menlo Park elementary schools participated. Coach Brier Buchalter has been teaching debate skills to the students. Submitted by Janet Ague-Kennedy on Mar 4, 2014

 
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Update: Menlo Park gas main break repaired
A gas main damaged by a backhoe was repaired about 30 minutes after the leak occurred, according to the Menlo Park Police Department.
Friday, 12:31 PM | 9 comments

Atherton challenges Caltrain electrification report
Less than a mile of train tracks runs through Atherton, but that hasn't stopped the small town from making an outsized effort to fight changes in rail service. Friday, 9:04 AM | 1 comments

Deputies seek two men in Ford pickup
Deputies are looking for two white men in a late-model gray Ford pickup in connection with an attempted burglary on April 17. Friday, 10:26 AM

First person: Witnessing pain, human resilience in Oso
As a Red Cross volunteer I've seen areas devastated by hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and fires. Thursday, 5:09 PM | 2 comments

Monday: Menlo Park school district to discuss principles and new funding
Menlo Park City School District will meet on April 21 to discuss guiding principles and a new school funding model. Friday, 11:29 AM | 1 comments

Baseball and cars at Menlo-Atherton this weekend
A day of baseball, cars on display, and barbecue is set for Saturday, April 19, at Menlo-Atherton High School at 555 Middlefield Road in Atherton. Friday, 11:52 AM

Saturday: Hunt Easter eggs in Menlo Park
Menlo Park's annual Easter egg hunts take place on April 19 from 10 a.m. to noon at Burgess Park and at Kelly Park. Thursday, 5:07 PM

April 21: Menlo Park hosts small business roundtable
Menlo Park will host its first quarterly meeting for small businesses, defined as those with 100 or fewer employees, on Monday, April 21. Friday, 12:04 PM

Atherton: Making roads safer for bicyclists, walkers
An El Camino Real shrunken to four traffic lanes, with a shared bike and pedestrian trail on one side and a bike lane buffered from traffic on the other, is just one of the projects envisioned in a draft master plan for bicycle and pedestrian circulation in Atherton. Thursday, 8:05 AM | 8 comments

Nine purported gang members could face death penalty
Alleged members of three East Palo Alto gangs who were indicted for murder with special circumstances in March could face the death penalty, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said. Thursday, 9:07 AM | 5 comments

One killed after sailboat collides with buoy during race
One person was killed and one injured Wednesday evening when a sailboat taking part in a race near Redwood City collided with a channel marker buoy, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said. Thursday, 9:55 AM

Menlo Park: Two win 2014 environmental awards
Menlo Park bestowed two Environmental Quality Awards this year, one to a resident, and another to a business. Thursday, 9:42 AM | 1 comments

Recent home sales - April 16
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Thursday, 12:59 PM

No charges against driver in accident that killed Joy Covey
San Mateo County prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against the driver of a delivery van involved in a fatal accident in September 2013 that took the life of Woodside cyclist and former Amazon CFO Joy Covey. Wednesday, 7:10 AM | 13 comments

Portola Valley: Hidden license-plate cameras capture traffic

No signs of trauma on Menlo woman found dead on Mt. Tam

Menlo Park: Bicyclist dies 5 months after collision

Woodside: Revolver on console undermines driver's statement

Atherton teen honored for efforts 'to make a lasting impact'

Two arrested in Menlo Park burglary

 

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