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THE LOCAL DISH

Largest Ski Resort in North America Opened 13 Days Early

A spokesperson for Whistler said "Thanks to oodles of snow, Whistler Mountain will open 13 days early this season. Whistler...

Original post made by Global Warming on Nov. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mac, 20 minutes ago | 42 comments | 16305 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park Streets Need to Be Safer for Kids

While many have set their eyes on Washington DC over the past week, a growing group of concerned citizens have also had their...

Original post made by Jen Wolosin, Parents for Safe Routes on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by MPCSD parent, 22 minutes ago | 5 comments | 530 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: City staff recommends approval of Greenheart complex

A much-discussed project to build apartments, offices and shops totaling 420,000 square feet at 1300 El Camino Real in Menlo...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by I don't get it, 2 hours ago | 3 comments | 2423 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Photos from today's 'community action' rally in Redwood City

We will be posting here photos from the "Community Action Rally" held today at Courthouse Square in Redwood City. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by SaraMP, 2 hours ago | 9 comments | 3743 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton to ask voters to lift civic center public funding limits

Atherton has a problem. The town has almost all the funds it needs to build a new civic center, but it's not allowed to spend...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Amazing, 11 hours ago | 7 comments | 1159 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Portola Valley: Suspects in prowling incident identified

Sheriff's Office deputies have identified the two men arrested on Thursday, Jan. 19, in connection with a Portola Valley...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by tsktsk, 15 hours ago | 1 comment | 745 Views

SPORTS

SHP rallies past Panthers; Paly, M-A, Menlo all win

Prep basketball: Tevin Panchal scored 13 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter to rally host Sacred Heart Prep past Eastside...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Rick, 15 hours ago | 2 comments | 323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man who led car chase in Menlo Park gets prison sentence

A man who allegedly ran a stop sign while on the phone in eastern Menlo Park, led a Menlo Park police officer on a car chase...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., 16 hours ago | 2 comments | 732 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Trump Breaks First Presidential Promise In Record Time: Hats At Inaugural Were Made In China

How dumb are these fools? Taking away American jobs - they buy Trump hats and send their money to the Trump family and to...

Original post made by Cheap Chinese Profits on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by alternative facts, 18 hours ago | 7 comments | 203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Advance notice of Barack Obama

Early in this decade, I attended a political function at the home of Rep. Anna Eshoo where the guest of honor was Sen. Barbara...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by B Robinson, 20 hours ago | 20 comments | 3125 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside council OKs larger floor areas for main residences

The Woodside Town Council on Tuesday, Jan. 10, by a unanimous vote with two council members absent, took the first of two...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2017
Last comment by Retired Realtor, 22 hours ago | 11 comments | 2346 Views

MENLO PARK

Will you stand with Menlo Park's immigrant community?

Please attend the Menlo Park City Council meeting on January 24th starting at 7 PM. At this meeting, the council will consider...

Original post made by Belle Haven Resident on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by resident, 22 hours ago | 3 comments | 140 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley: Council fills out membership of affordable housing committee

Seven residents of Portola Valley, all volunteers, will be studying the question of whether it's feasible to build small...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by Dave Boyce, 23 hours ago | 7 comments | 1193 Views

MENLO PARK

Inauguration Day SIDEWALK PROTEST in the Peninsula

Along El Camino Real, in all cities from San Francisco to San Jose Friday, January 20, 2017, Noon to 1:00 pm "Rev. Ben...

Original post made by not compliant/3 million vote margin on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by not compliant/3 million vote margin, on Jan 23, 2017 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 303 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: Small gains for cyclists; big losses for everyone else

Make a mental note: Dec. 6, 2016, will prove to be a more important date than most Menlo Park residents now realize. That...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Jan 23, 2017 at 8:48 am | 28 comments | 2644 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Stanford poll shows more state residents are unaligned with Trump's agenda

As Donald Trump prepares for his swearing-in as the nation's 45th president, a new survey by the Hoover Institution at Stanford...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2017
Last comment by Alternative Reality?, on Jan 22, 2017 at 9:00 pm | 7 comments | 1249 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside council to get reports on bills paid, as code requires

When the town of Woodside pays a bill, a check is cut in Town Hall and the transaction is recorded. So such records do exist,...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Rick, on Jan 22, 2017 at 6:52 pm | 13 comments | 1196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saturday: 'Community Action Rally' in Redwood City to follow Trump inauguration

The day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, a "Community Action Rally" will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by 10 Actions, 100 Days, on Jan 22, 2017 at 5:37 pm | 36 comments | 6948 Views

AROUND TOWN

Holiday Fund: Feeding our less fortunate neighbors

Mariano is a long-time volunteer at St. Anthony's Padua Dining Room, the large soup kitchen in Menlo Park. Each day he helps...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2016
Last comment by Melissa Downing, on Jan 22, 2017 at 4:22 pm | 5 comments | 1581 Views

OTHER TOPICS

CIA director on Trump's dishonoring fallen heroes: "deeply saddened and angered at Trump's despicable display of self-aggrandizement" Trump should be "ashamed of himself"

On hallowed ground, in front of a memorial honoring fallen comrades in the intelligence community, Trump brought out his...

Original post made by conservative view on Jan. 22, 2017
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 17 comments | 23,876 views

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