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Fatal shooting by police officers may not have been recorded
Only two of three Menlo Park police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a burglary suspect on Nov. 11 were wearing... Last comment 9 hours ago | 87 comments

Atherton: Construction starts on controversial Little League field
Upgrades to the Little League baseball field in Atherton's Holbrook-Palmer Park are underway, with the league hoping to be... Last comment 1 hour ago | 23 comments

Sugar Shack bids farewell to downtown Menlo Park
The memories are sweet, but Sugar Shack proprietor Suzi Tinsley is closing the door of Menlo Park's downtown candy store... Last comment 12 hours ago | 7 comments

Menlo Park police chief: Pursuit, fatal shooting 'happened in seconds'
"Seconds is how quickly everything went down. Literally seconds," said Menlo Park Police Chief Bob Jonsen in describing the... Last comment on Nov 27, 2014 at 7:22 pm | 20 comments

 
 
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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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Menlo Park man killed in Hayward accident
A Menlo Park man was killed and an Oakland man arrested in multiple collisions on Interstate 880 in Hayward early Thursday morning. Friday, 12:30 AM

North Fair Oaks duplex fire displaces at least six
At least six people were displaced following a structure fire in a single-story duplex in the North Fair Oaks area Wednesday afternoon, according to the Menlo Park Fire Protection District. Friday, 12:35 AM

Holiday Fund: St. Francis Center provides safe homes for children
Groans of protest from a young boy asked to take out the garbage are all too common, but when the motivation for those groans is fear, our adult reactions are notably different. Wednesday, 8:45 AM

Town facilities, libraries closed Thursday and Friday
Local town facilities, including town halls and libraries, will be closed both Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27-28, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Wednesday, 9:23 AM

Menlo Park police chief: Pursuit, fatal shooting 'happened in seconds'
"Seconds is how quickly everything went down. Literally seconds," said Menlo Park Police Chief Bob Jonsen in describing the foot pursuit and fatal shooting of a burglary suspect by three police officers on Nov. 11. Wednesday, 8:09 AM | 20 comments

Memorial Saturday for Philip Arcuni of Menlo Park
A memorial will be held for Philip Arcuni of Menlo Park on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 1 p.m. at the Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton, CA 94027. Thursday, 11:03 AM

Menlo Park fire district gains new marshal
After more than 14 years with the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, inspector Jonathan Johnston has been promoted to marshal, a position where he will serve as the senior code enforcement officer managing a prevention bureau. Wednesday, 8:36 AM

Humane Society waives adoption fee for black cats
On Black Friday (Nov. 28), the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA (PHS/SPCA) is waiving adoption fees for black and mostly black cats and kittens. The promotion will continue through Thursday, Dec. 4.
Thursday, 10:40 AM

Vida Verde expands horizons for underserved kids
Two former teachers are working hard to offer free outdoor education to thousands of underserved students in the Bay Area. Wednesday, 8:17 AM | 1 comments

Dec. 2: Meals on Wheels seeks donations on 'Giving Tuesday'
The local Meals on Wheels program is hoping to raise funds on "Giving Tuesday" Dec. 2. It's a new campaign to encourage charitable donations and combat the rampant consumerism that occurs on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Wednesday, 8:43 AM

Sugar Shack bids farewell to downtown Menlo Park
The memories are sweet, but Sugar Shack proprietor Suzi Tinsley is closing the door of Menlo Park's downtown candy store at the end of December. Tuesday, 10:26 AM | 7 comments

Atherton: Construction starts on controversial Little League field

Woodside plans to replace, rehabilitate old bridges

Caltrain seeks bike advisers

M-A principal named district's chief facilities officer

VA leases Menlo Park land to developer for housing

Atherton Thanksgiving display celebrates the bounty of nature

Menlo Park: Belle Haven community garden now open

 

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