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AROUND TOWN

Steve Jobs died too soon to fulfill his plans to return to Woodside

For years, Steve Jobs had planned to move with his family to Woodside, to the site of the Jackling house on Mountain Home...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by POGO, on Oct 14, 2011 at 8:32 pm | 4 comments | 1818 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo fire district race short on cash

Of the five candidates running for two open seats on the Menlo Park Fire Protection District board, only one seems serious...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 14, 2011 at 8:17 pm | 1 comment | 1273 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Girl, 5, who went missing on camping trip reunites with search teams that found her

A 5-year-old girl's glowstick necklace helped a helicopter search crew spot her when she was lost in Huddart County Park...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by A reader, on Oct 14, 2011 at 10:27 am | 4 comments | 2307 Views

MENLO PARK

Lawyer hired to fight Nealon Park golf club well

Attorney Craig Breon, a Portola Valley native and conservationist, now represents a group of neighbors living near Nealon...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by witcher's brew, on Oct 13, 2011 at 8:30 pm | 12 comments | 2388 Views

MENLO PARK

Tesla sedan drives into Menlo Park

Sometimes considered a figment of the imagination, the new Tesla Model S sedan proved to be real, according to the journalists...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 13, 2011 at 2:20 pm | 15 comments | 3723 Views

MENLO PARK

Jerry Brown signs ban on open-carry of handguns

The San Francisco Chronicle wrote this article: Jerry Brown signs ban on open-carry of handguns Gov. Jerry Brown has...

Original post made by Joanna on Oct. 10, 2011
Last comment by WhoRUpeople, on Oct 13, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 2 comments | 1283 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saturday: 'Revenge of the Electric Car'

On Saturday, Oct. 15, the electric car gets even. Kepler's Books is hosting a preview screening of "Revenge of the Electric...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2011
Last comment by Arch Conservative, on Oct 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1604 Views

MENLO PARK

Fire board recasts policy on firefighter pay, benefits

Business as usual, at least when it come to figuring out employee salaries and benefits, will be changing in the Menlo Park...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by WhoRUpeople, on Oct 13, 2011 at 11:17 am | 3 comments | 1547 Views

MENLO PARK

Tesla Model S draws crowd to Menlo showroom

Dozens of prospective buyers and curious gearheads formed a line on Saturday at Menlo Park's Tesla Motors dealership to sit...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Driver, on Oct 12, 2011 at 9:58 pm | 6 comments | 5944 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Tesla Model S debut draws a crowd

<B>Note:</B> <I> An earlier version of this story said the 17-inch, high-definition display in the center of the dash is...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Poster , on Oct 12, 2011 at 9:13 pm | 2 comments | 1986 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: $40,000 in unauthorized charges

When a resident of Westridge Drive in Portola Valley was out of the country on a two-week vacation, someone ran up $40,000...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by David, on Oct 12, 2011 at 6:23 pm | 2 comments | 2283 Views

AROUND TOWN

A tribute to Coach Parks: the passing of a legend

Longtime Menlo-Atherton football and wrestling coach Ben Parks died in his sleep Friday night. He was 77. Known simply as...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Wayne Newson, on Oct 12, 2011 at 11:21 am | 19 comments | 9590 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Governor signs California Dream Act

One day before the Oct. 9 deadline to approve or veto a bill that would allow undocumented students to receive public...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2011
Last comment by Orly Taitz, on Oct 12, 2011 at 10:55 am | 31 comments | 2578 Views

WOODSIDE

Young Woodside resident in SF opera production this month

Henry Phipps, a Woodside resident and a seventh-grader at Nueva School in Hillsborough, has a night job. For three more evenings...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer Tegel, on Oct 12, 2011 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 2426 Views

WOODSIDE

A page from our history

This photograph of Stephen and Victoria Mariani is thought to be their 1879 wedding portrait. A prosperous San Francisco...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by Westside trucker, on Oct 11, 2011 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 2975 Views

MENLO PARK

Atherton: Driver arrested on assault charges

A Menlo Park man was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon after he reportedly tried to run down a worker directing traffic...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1649 Views

AROUND TOWN

Heavy truck traffic near Crystal Springs Dam

Near the southern trailhead of Sawyer Camp Trail, work continues on the Lower Crystal Springs Dam stilling basin. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by detour?, on Oct 11, 2011 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 1526 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Council Meeting - September 21, 2011

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL MEETING SEP 21, 2011 1. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yvq1PlA71Ng 2....

Original post made by APOA on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by APOA, on Oct 11, 2011 at 6:55 am | 4 comments | 1542 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area Council opposes high-speed-rail fund freeze

A Bay Area public policy organization announced its opposition to federal legislation introduced Friday that would freeze...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2011
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 10, 2011 at 3:42 pm | 8 comments | 1804 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - Week Ending 10/9/2011

Hardcover Fiction 1 REAMDE - Neal Stephenson 2 Language of Flowers - Vanessa Diffenbaugh 3 Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern 4 Paris...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Oct. 10, 2011
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