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"Kite Day in Menlo"
Kite Day at Menlo Park's Bedwell Bayfront Park on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Kite Day is an annual event that draws 100s of people, adults and children alike. Submitted by Jim Lewis on May 3, 2015

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Atherton resident says neighbor cut down tree without permission
Atherton police have sent the results of an investigation into the alleged cutting down of a neighbor's tree without permission to the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office for possible prosecution on charges of trespassing and grand theft, police say. Monday, 11:14 AM | 5 comments

Menlo Park: Early-morning blaze causes $1M damage to Sharon Heights home
Firefighters are estimating that an early morning blaze caused $1 million in damage to an unoccupied residence in Menlo Park early Saturday morning. Monday, 7:13 AM

Gas leak capped in Woodside; no injuries
Portola Road reopened after crews stopped a gas leak Friday afternoon in Woodside that had residents restricted to their homes for safety, according to PG&E and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Monday, 7:13 AM

Menlo Park: Execs exit two top city posts
Menlo Park Assistant City Manager Starla Jerome-Robinson will retire effective July 31 and Finance Director Drew Corbett will leave Aug. 14 to take the same post for the city of San Mateo, it was announced Friday, July 24. Monday, 7:13 AM | 10 comments

Public invited to comment on proposed firefighters' contract
The public is invited to comment on a four-year tentative agreement between the Menlo Park Fire Protection District and its firefighters that is posted on the district's website. Monday, 7:13 AM

Atherton, Menlo Park: PG&E says hundreds of trees near gas pipelines may be removed
More than 130 Menlo Park and Atherton property owners should soon receive letters from PG&E saying up to 1,400 trees near PG&E gas transmission pipes on their properties may need to be removed as safety hazards. Friday, 8:21 AM | 11 comments

Police: Burglars ransack East Palo Alto church
Less than a month before a scheduled 75th anniversary celebration and fundraiser to repair church grounds, burglars have broken into the New Sweet Home Church of God in Christ in East Palo Alto, making off with an estimated tens of thousands of dollars in equipment and damaging the church, the Rev. Albert Macklin said. Friday, 8:33 AM | 2 comments

2015 Readers' Choice: The winners are ...
You'll see many old favorites – and some newcomers – on the list of winners of the 2015 Almanac Readers' Choice awards. Wednesday, 3:02 PM | 1 comments

Menlo Park police arrest woman in embezzlement case

Menlo festival: If you liked it or not, chamber wants to hear

Updated: Menlo Park water district rate changes approved

Jury returns guilty verdict in Woodside burglary case

Major renovation planned for Avenidas senior center

Police calls: Firefighters use Jaws of Life in Woodside accident

M-A teacher wins presidential award for environmental education

Menlo Park resident converts yard to drought-tolerant in two days

Menlo Park: Electrical malfunction causes hotel fire

Boy rescued from Burgess Pool 'doing well,' city official says

Atherton moves toward town-wide, high-speed optical fiber system

Assembly race: Berman, Kasperzak off to fast starts

Good golly, Miss Molly


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