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PORTOLA VALLEY

Letter: Safety measures needed on Portola Road

The perfect storm occurred in front of our house at 11:26 p.m. June 12, when a car driven by Keith Benford Knudsen, 19, of...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Beth, on Jul 6, 2008 at 1:10 am | 5 comments | 2901 Views

MENLO PARK

Commission on board with renaming Bayfront Park after Mike Bedwell

If Menlo Park's parks and recreation commissioners get their way, Bayfront Park will have a new name as of Jan. 1: Bedwell...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by KAL TRAINS, on Jul 2, 2008 at 7:17 pm | 1 comment | 1864 Views

AROUND TOWN

First-time novelist tells tale of Silicon Valley wealth, angst

Janelle Brown knew she would live the writing life from the time she was in second grade, she says. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Book lover, on Jul 1, 2008 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/29/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 2. Art Of Racing In The Rain - Garth Stein 3. Wednesday Sisters...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1890 Views

MENLO PARK

How High Speed Rail will affect out local communities

In an article in the new local paper the DAILY POST, Diana Diamond interviews Rod Diridon and writes the following: On...

Original post made by morris brown on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jun 29, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 2109 Views

MENLO PARK

Gym gift gets council's initial support

All Menlo Park City Council members are jazzed about an anonymous would-be donor's offer to cover the bulk of the costs to...

Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by Dhyana Holguin, on Jun 28, 2008 at 2:57 pm | 4 comments | 2128 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Opinion: DA could end calls for death penalty

Should citizens of San Mateo County seek the election of a district attorney who would not seek the death penalty? Read...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by bwc, on Jun 27, 2008 at 10:39 am | 9 comments | 2509 Views

SPORTS

Jumping at a chance to make the Olympic team again

Grace Upshaw, a former resident of Menlo Park, stood at the closing ceremonies of the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece,...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Pat Egan, on Jun 26, 2008 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 2470 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Butler Construction receives Family Friendly Award

W.L. Butler Construction of Redwood City, founded by Bill Butler of Woodside, received the Family Friend Employer Award at...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3126 Views

MENLO PARK

John Arrillaga unveiled as Menlo Park gym donor

Palo Alto billionaire and frequent Stanford University donor John Arrillaga is offering Menlo Park some $8 million or more...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by Curious, on Jun 26, 2008 at 11:32 am | 6 comments | 2660 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man jailed for nearly killing MaryAnn Levenson

A 77-year-old man convicted of felony drunken driving for striking and severely injuring Menlo Park bicyclist MaryAnn Levenson...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2008
Last comment by diligent driver, on Jun 26, 2008 at 10:09 am | 5 comments | 2456 Views

SPORTS

Alpine Little League Wraps Up Sping Season

The Alpine/West-Menlo Little League Majors division will play final games of the regular season on Saturday, May 31st. The...

Original post made by Jim Schott on May. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jim Schott, on Jun 26, 2008 at 7:06 am | 1 comment | 2611 Views

MENLO PARK

Why is Lee Duboc sending unsolicited spam email to people in Menlo Park every week?

Is she planning on running for council again? Why didn't she have these epiphanies when she was on the council? She...

Original post made by Wondering on Jun. 23, 2008
Last comment by And in addition, on Jun 24, 2008 at 9:44 pm | 9 comments | 3692 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown Decorative Flags

On Santa Cruz Avenue, colorful and decorative flags seemed to have popped-up overnight. Where did they come from? Did the...

Original post made by Downtown Observer on Jun. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1997 Views

MENLO PARK

Sharon Heights county club fireworks show sparks dispute

For five years, Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club in Menlo Park has put on a July Fourth fireworks show for its members,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2008
Last comment by Worried about fire danger, on Jun 24, 2008 at 12:22 am | 19 comments | 3123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/22/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Wednesday Sisters - Meg Waite Clayton 2. All We Ever Wanted Was Everything - Janelle Brown 3. Goodnight...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2094 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ragtime for U.S.O July 4

At 3 p.m. Friday, July 4 at the First Baptist Church of Menlo Park (1100 Middle @ Arbor) Menlo Park's Nan Bostick returns...

Original post made by Nan Bostick on Jun. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian 'trees vs. solar' bill passes Senate

A bill authored by state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, to strike a balance between protecting trees and allowing solar...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by stop global warming, on Jun 21, 2008 at 12:16 pm | 8 comments | 2314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hands-free cell phone law takes effect July 1

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, and the California Highway Patrol are reminding drivers that they have to switch from...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Donald, on Jun 20, 2008 at 11:12 am | 2 comments | 2171 Views

MENLO PARK

Jim Lewis threatens libel lawsuit against Menlo Park, councilwoman

For the past year, Palo Alto resident Jim Lewis has become one of Menlo Park's most persistent volunteers, attending countless...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Renter, on Jun 20, 2008 at 10:17 am | 6 comments | 2360 Views
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