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Atherton considers lawsuit over rail electrification report
Atherton's City Council has asked for a closed-session meeting with the town's attorney to discuss suing Caltrain over the... Last comment 13 hours ago | 24 comments

Menlo Park prepares to take on downtown parking garage issue
Most people make their resolutions around Jan. 1. For cities, the process is a bit more involved, and Menlo Park is no exception.... Last comment on Jan 23, 2015 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments

Stanford students arrested after protest shuts down San Mateo bridge
Dozens of protestors, including Stanford students, were arrested Monday night after they shut down traffic for more than... Last comment on Jan 23, 2015 at 11:55 pm | 21 comments

 
 
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"M-A girls hoops win"
Menlo-Atherton's Maddy Kim (23), Naomi Baer (24) and Carly McLanahan (30) were on their feet to celebrate the Bears' 48-35 nonleague win over Sacred Heart Prep on Saturday, Jan. 10. M-A's third win of the week moved the Bears to 10-4. (Photo by Lara Hoyem) Submitted by Richard on Jan 13, 2015

 
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Menlo Park man pleads no contest to house burglaries
A 19-year-old Menlo Park man pleaded no contest on Thursday, Jan. 22, to two counts of felony house burglary. Friday, 11:07 AM

Atherton close to choosing civic center architect
Atherton will soon choose between two finalists bidding to design the town's new civic center, and is scheduled to sign an agreement with the architects, as well as with the group that is raising funds to pay for much of the project, in February. Friday, 10:56 AM

Refinance could save high school district taxpayers more than $6 million
Taxpayers could save more than $6 million if interest rates remain low until the Sequoia Union High School District can carry through with a bond refinancing approved by the district's board. Friday, 8:57 AM

Atherton considers lawsuit over rail electrification report
Atherton's City Council has asked for a closed-session meeting with the town's attorney to discuss suing Caltrain over the environmental report on its electrification project, recently approved by the Caltrain board.
Thursday, 4:01 PM | 24 comments

Saturday, Sunday: Debate tournament for third-graders at Oak Knoll School
Third graders who have been studying speech and debate at Encinal and Oak Knoll schools will take part in a debate tournament this weekend, Jan. 24 and 25, at Oak Knoll. Friday, 8:36 AM

Kindergarten registration time for local schools
Four local elementary school districts -- Woodside, Portola Valley, Las Lomitas and Menlo Park City -- have announced kindergarten registration procedures. Thursday, 2:26 PM

Ford opens new research center in Palo Alto
Seeking to hit the gas pedal on new technologies such as self-driving cars and immerse itself in Silicon Valley's big-data culture, Ford Motor Company on Thursday opened its new Research and Innovation Center in Palo Alto. Friday, 8:13 AM

Menlo Park, Woodside recent home sales - Jan. 21
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks. Thursday, 8:19 AM

Menlo Park prepares to take on downtown parking garage issue

Jury trial set for man with 15 prior felony convictions

VIDEO: Bay Area Freedom Train makes its final ride

Man fatally shot in East Palo Alto

Feature story: Menlo Park fire district's growing pains

Menlo Park fire district, city to meet over development issues

Woodside: County Mounted Patrol adds nine members

North Fair Oaks: Two arrested in connection with burglary

Atherton unhappy about Caltrain electrification project

Menlo Park: Sobrato breaks ground on corporate office park

Substance found on Peninsula birds after hundreds in East Bay affected

Jury awards $4M to family of Menlo School grad killed by truck

Police calls: Woodside and Menlo Park crime reports

Stanford students arrested after protest shuts down bridge

Trinity School students inspire Ebola donation

County offers commemorative picnic tables, with donation

 

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