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THE LOCAL DISH

The Danger of PG&E Smart Meters

Smart meters are here. The purpose of smart meters is not to save the cost employing of meter readers but to introduce multi-tier...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Sep. 9, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2951 Views

AROUND TOWN

Volunteers make big difference at Eastside College Prep

As students head back to classes at Eastside College Preparatory School in East Palo Alto this fall, so do close to 60 volunteers...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by POGO, on Sep 8, 2011 at 9:12 pm | 1 comment | 1972 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford Hospital Suffers 20,000 Patient Data Leak

[Post removed. There are two problems with this post. It's a pasting of an entire story from another website, the gossip...

Original post made by Bob on Sep. 8, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1168 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

PV councilman-elect say he'll uphold 'nature trumps structure' ethic

Jeff Aalfs, appointed by the Town Council to the Architectural & Site Control Commission (ASCC) in December 2008, is poised...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by pvrez, on Sep 8, 2011 at 3:08 pm | 2 comments | 2925 Views

SPORTS

M-A grad earns weekly honor in men's water polo

==B The college scene:== Senior goalie Alexandre Popp has been named the Northern Division Defensive Player of the Week by...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2011
Last comment by menloshopper, on Sep 8, 2011 at 1:02 pm | 1 comment | 3034 Views

MENLO PARK

Help choose new city manager

Tell Menlo Park what you want in a city manager — the city has posted an online survey to ask residents what skills, experience,...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by Progressive, on Sep 8, 2011 at 9:56 am | 13 comments | 2066 Views

WOODSIDE

Barbara Wood's Dispatches from the home front: It takes a village to empty a nest

For the first time in 25 years my husband and I have no children in our house, and it would not have happened without the...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Catherine Lyman, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 2565 Views

MENLO PARK

Help Menlo Park choose new city manager

Tell Menlo Park what you want in a city manager -- the city has posted an online survey to ask residents what skills, experience,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Poster , on Sep 7, 2011 at 9:22 pm | 2 comments | 1461 Views

ATHERTON

Bears under the lights

Members of the M-A Bears football team spent their Saturday repainting the grandstand at Menlo-Atherton High School in preparation...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by CROCK, on Sep 7, 2011 at 5:27 pm | 5 comments | 1988 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Make conservation part of any water deal

The plan recently unveiled by the city of Menlo Park to drill into the aquifer at Nealon Park and pipe the water to the Sharon...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Sep 7, 2011 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1706 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Share your recollections of Sept. 11, 2001

If you wish to share your memories of Sept. 11, 2001, with Almanac readers online, please do so by commenting below. This...

Original post made by Editor on Aug. 31, 2011
Last comment by Margaret Fruth, on Sep 6, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 2065 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two plead not guilty in iPhone leak case

Two men suspected of selling an iPhone 4 prototype that was lost last year in a Redwood City bar pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2011
Last comment by publicity stunt, on Sep 6, 2011 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 2509 Views

OTHER TOPICS

The time may be right for fireworks on Labor Day ...

though not this Labor Day. Given the pathetic state of this economy, the dim prospects for recovery and the equally dim...

Original post made by Joe on Sep. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2208 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown plan: City corrects errors in financial analysis

A scant week before the Menlo Park Planning Commission finished reviewing the proposed downtown/El Camino Real specific plan,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by incredulous, on Sep 6, 2011 at 8:11 am | 5 comments | 1561 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Remembering Andy Garcia on 10th anniversary of 9/11

The annual Andy Garcia 5K run, walk and bike event in Portola Valley will be held on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5. The community...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2011
Last comment by Helena, on Sep 5, 2011 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 2539 Views

MENLO PARK

California High Speed Rail is a Ponzi Scheme

High Speed Authority Board, Vice-Chair Lynn Schenk, admitted last week, their previous business plans were really nothing...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by morris brown, on Sep 5, 2011 at 12:15 pm | 9 comments | 1998 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo to seek another term

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, a Democrat who has been representing Menlo Park, Atherton, Woodside, Portola Valley, and other cities...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2011
Last comment by Political Savant, on Sep 5, 2011 at 11:19 am | 45 comments | 3281 Views

ATHERTON

Video of Coach Parks football clinic

Marc Rogers, of the Menlo-Atherton High School class of 1975, who is helping organize a Sept. 17 tribute at the school to...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2011
Last comment by Colleen Anderson, on Sep 4, 2011 at 11:14 pm | 1 comment | 3762 Views

OTHER TOPICS

New pitch made for sparing Granny oak tree

Four days ahead of a Sept. 6 deadline for destruction, the neighbors of a centuries-old heritage oak tree called "Granny"...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2011
Last comment by ugh, on Sep 3, 2011 at 12:58 pm | 1 comment | 2571 Views

MENLO PARK

Walgreens loses appeal to sell beer, wine in Menlo

With far less contention than accompanied Beverages & More's successful request to sell alcohol on El Camino Real, the Menlo...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Sep 3, 2011 at 8:46 am | 7 comments | 2000 Views
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