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Viewpoint - January 15, 2014

Guest opinion: A New Year's invitation from Menlo Park's mayor

by Ray Mueller

Menlo Park is many different things to many different people. To some, it is the country's foremost venture capital destination. It is a social media technology hub. It is a gateway to a world-class academic institution. It is a beautiful suburb with excellent schools. It is a center for bio-medical research. It is a birthplace for high tech and robotic innovation. It is a fount of revolutionary approaches to green and sustainable living practices.

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Posted by Stu Soffer, a resident of Menlo Park: Linfield Oaks
on Jan 17, 2014 at 4:43 pm

Stu Soffer is a registered user.

Well written editorial, Ray. Thanks.

Posted by Mark, a resident of another community
on Jan 17, 2014 at 6:14 pm

I wish Mueller was my Mayor! This guy rocks. Very well written and heart-felt piece. It may be time to check home listings in Menlo Park...

Posted by Peter Carpenter, a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Jan 26, 2014 at 6:20 pm

Peter Carpenter is a registered user.

Ray - You provide the kind of leadership that we should all emulate - Thanks.

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