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Atherton pedestrian struck by car dies of injuries
Atherton resident Shahriar Rahimzadeh, 32, died at about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at Stanford Hospital of injuries sustained... Last comment 31 minutes ago | 124 comments

West Menlo Park: New daycare with hourly drop-offs gets a boost
County supervisors recently added momentum to plans to proceed with a daycare center in West Menlo Park, one designed for... Last comment 2 hours ago | 18 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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Editorial: More must be done for safety on El Camino
The death last week of 32-year-old pedestrian Shahriar Rahimzadeh, who was struck by a car and killed while crossing El Camino Real in Atherton at Almendral Avenue, near his home, has thrust the issue of pedestrian and bicyclist safety on that major thoroughfare onto center stage, once again. Tuesday, 9:51 AM | 9 comments

Potential Menlo Park council candidates weigh in on initiative, conflicts
Two questions immediately pop up when newcomers announce that they may run for Menlo Park City Council in the Nov. 4 election: What do they think of the specific plan initiative, which will be on the same ballot? And what matters would they not be able to vote on, if elected, due to conflicts of interest? Tuesday, 8:52 AM

Atherton: Rose Hau now an official council candidate
Rose Hau has become the third candidate to officially run for one of three open seats on the Atherton City Council in the November election. Tuesday, 10:27 AM

Police calls: Silverware valued at $5,000 stolen from Woodside home
Crime reports from Woodside, Portola Valley, West Menlo Park and Portola Valley Tuesday, 8:52 AM

Almanac names winners of 2014 Readers' Choice poll
You'll see many old favorites — and some newcomers — on the list of winners of the 2014 Almanac Readers' Choice awards. Monday, 5:48 PM

Those were the days
The Hallidies, like other wealthy San Franciscans, had a summer retreat on the Peninsula. Here they pose for this undated photograph with family and friends at Eagle Home Farm on Spring Ridge. Tuesday, 1:29 PM

Woodside: Probation for man accused of assault with shovel
A sentence of year in jail, with credit for time served, and three years probation was handed down to Milo Mcintosh Imrie in connection with a December 2012 incident in Woodside involving an assault with a shovel.
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Atherton council hikes staff purchasing limits
Atherton's town staff has been given more flexibility in making big purchases, but the change didn't come without some opposition. Monday, 10:46 AM

Deadly triple shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday
One man is dead and two women injured following a shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday night, July 26, East Palo Alto police reported. Sunday, 11:00 PM | 1 comments

Yee accused of racketeering in expanded indictment
Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee, Chinatown association leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow and 27 others were charged in federal court in San Francisco on Friday in a revised grand jury indictment that includes new counts of racketeering. Monday, 11:07 AM | 6 comments

Former Atherton councilman Jim Dobbie dies

Portola Valley: Corte Madera School principal named

Woodside: Falling tree led to grass fire near Interstate 280

Atherton: Burglars break into locked home

Atherton tops national real estate price lists

Atherton pedestrian struck by car dies of injuries

Menlo Park: Repeat DUI driver sentenced to five years in prison

Middlefield Road set for $12.5 million makeover

Bunny of the week

West Menlo: New daycare with hourly drop-offs gets a boost

Police calls: Man says he was 'traveling' without a license, not driving

Two show interest in running for school boards

Sheriff's Office warns of phone scams

Menlo Park: Council approves union contract

Hangin' with the goats

Menlo Park: Senior engineer leaves

 

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