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Letter: Another move to fill in the Bay

It feels like 1960 all over again. At that time developers were filling San Francisco Bay for profit. It took the dedicated...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Curmudgeon, on Mar 2, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 2 comments | 1210 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail meeting fails to sway Menlo Park crowd

Menlo Park residents are a cynical bunch when it comes to the California High Speed Rail Authority. While it didn't degenerate...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by HSR, on Mar 2, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 18 comments | 2100 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Miss the USGS lecture?

Did you miss the recent U.S. Geological Service talk in Menlo Park on the USGS ARkSTORM project? That project considers the...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 2, 2010 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 1328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Job related programs at Atherton Library

Thursday, March 4 at 10 AM- Employment Roundtable featuring several Bay Area employers in a panel discussion. Friday, March...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Mar. 2, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1364 Views

AROUND TOWN

City revising housing law

Menlo Park has revised the ordinance that governs its below-market-rate housing program, streamlining the document and adding...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Do t fire til you see the whites of their eyes, on Mar 2, 2010 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 1202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Five Atherton homes hit by daytime burglars

A home was burglarized today, Feb. 4, the latest in a string of bold daytime burglaries in Atherton over the past week. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2010
Last comment by Bewildered, on Mar 2, 2010 at 12:27 am | 17 comments | 1252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - Week Ending Feb. 28, 2010

Hardcover Fiction 1 Union Atlantic Adam Haslett 2 Lost Books Of The Odyssey Zachary Mason 3 Help Kathryn Stockett 4 Midnight...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Mar. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1127 Views

MENLO PARK

USGS talk tonight: Could hurricane-like storm hit state?

The USGS ARkSTORM project considers the possibility of a hurricane-like storm striking the West Coast and staying for weeks,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 1, 2010 at 10:07 pm | 2 comments | 1086 Views

WOODSIDE

Part of Sand Hill closed due to gas main break

Sand Hill Road closed between Whiskey and Portola roads due to a gas main break, with no estimate as to when the road will...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by cc, on Mar 1, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 1965 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley: Mountain lion attacks pygmy goat

A mountain lion attacked a pygmy goat in San Mateo County's Portola Valley area last week, a sheriff's lieutenant said...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by pv rez, on Mar 1, 2010 at 2:43 pm | 10 comments | 1739 Views

MENLO PARK

Celebration of an eclectic neighborhood

Cafe Zoe has become a gathering place in Menlo Park's Willows neighborhood, shaped by the disparate influences of the community...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Carolyn Kennedy, on Mar 1, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 1234 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Today: Opera@Ladera -- Haiti benefit concert

A benefit concert for the people of Haiti will be performed in the sanctuary of Ladera Community Church from 4 to 5 p.m....

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Feb 28, 2010 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 1280 Views

MENLO PARK

LED street lamps may come to Menlo Park

One way or another, Menlo Park looks set to put high-efficiency lights in its streetlamps. The City Council could authorize...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Anon, on Feb 27, 2010 at 10:40 pm | 9 comments | 1356 Views

MENLO PARK

After covering mortgage payments, city takes possession of below-market-rate condo

An unusual case in which the city of Menlo Park paid mortgage installments and homeowners association fees on a below-market-rate...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2010
Last comment by pull the plug, on Feb 27, 2010 at 10:02 pm | 35 comments | 2589 Views

MENLO PARK

City's economic recovery slower than expected

Recovery from the global economic recession is coming along slower than expected for the city of Menlo Park, though the city's...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by halle, on Feb 27, 2010 at 1:12 pm | 2 comments | 1285 Views

MENLO PARK

Spangler closes mortuary in Menlo Park

Spangler Mortuary closed its Menlo Park funeral home chapel at 650 Live Oak Ave. on Feb. 1 after the landlord said the rent...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2010
Last comment by Dan, on Feb 26, 2010 at 4:24 pm | 6 comments | 2742 Views

MENLO PARK

Initiative drive to cut pension costs under way

Henry Riggs, Roy Sardina and Ned Moritz will lead a ballot initiative drive, aimed at scaling back pension benefits for new...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2010
Last comment by truth, on Feb 26, 2010 at 1:19 pm | 60 comments | 2417 Views

MENLO PARK

Man killed when hit by Caltrain in Mountain View

A southbound Caltrain fatally struck an adult male pedestrian in Mountain View late this afternoon (Thursday), disrupting...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by D. Horner, on Feb 26, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 1133 Views

MENLO PARK

Today: Save the Bay to name opponents to Cargill project

Environmental advocacy group Save the Bay will stage a press conference at Bayfront Park at 1 p.m. today, unveiling a list...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Objective, on Feb 26, 2010 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1112 Views

ATHERTON

Save the Bay: Elected officials oppose Cargill plan

Environmental advocacy group Save the Bay held a press conference at Bayfront Park today (Feb. 25) to announce that 92 current...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
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