"Itsy Bitsy Spider"
Shopping at Menlo Park ACE Hardware for Halloween. Submitted by Tiffany Lee on Aug 1, 2016
Menlo Park: City staff recommends approval of Greenheart complex
A much-discussed project to build apartments, offices and shops totaling 420,000 square feet at 1300 El Camino Real in Menlo Park will go before the City Council at its meeting Jan. 24, and city staff recommends approval. Sunday, 10:05 PM
Atherton will ask voters to allow public money to be used to build police, town offices
Atherton has a problem. The town has almost all the funds it needs to build a new civic center, but it's not allowed to spend much of them because of a 2012 ballot measure that limits public funding for new town and police offices. Sunday, 10:02 PM
Photos from Saturday's 'community action' rally in Redwood City
Here are photos from the "Community Action Rally" held Saturday at Courthouse Square in Redwood City.
Sunday, 10:02 PM | 7 comments
Feature story: On writing
Portola Valley resident and author Mary Waters-Sayer says she sees boredom as an opportunity for interesting thoughts and feelings, and that its absence is undesirable in the long run, particularly for children. Friday, 11:28 AM
Portola Valley: Council fills out membership of affordable housing committee
Seven residents of Portola Valley, all volunteers, will be studying the question of whether it's feasible to build small houses on town-owned land that's affordable to people who work in town but cannot afford to live there, including teachers and Town Hall staff. Friday, 11:45 AM | 5 comments
Poll shows differences between Californians and Trump
As Donald Trump prepares for his swearing-in as the nation's 45th president, a new survey by the Hoover Institution at Stanford University shows that most Californians aren't in line with several key proposals that could impact the entire country. Friday, 10:28 AM | 7 comments
Update: Two arrested after deputies respond to report of prowlers in Portola Valley
Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff''s Office arrested two men after responding to a report of prowlers in the 100 block of Golden Oak Drive in Portola Valley shortly after noon today (Jan. 19). Thursday, 4:06 PM | 3 comments
Lovely weather for ducks!
These Woodside ducks have been enjoying this winter's wet weather in the way only ducks can, by rolling in the mud and glorying in the water falling from the sky. Sunday, 10:02 PM