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AROUND TOWN

Forgoing services for service

On the last Sunday of this month, the sanctuary of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, usually packed with people, will be empty....

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2008
Last comment by Bill Gestal, on Apr 29, 2008 at 8:43 am | 3 comments | 2273 Views

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Consider online strorage for data backup

Backup your data. Backup your files. Backup your pictures. Backup your 'system state'. Backup, backup, backup! Backup...

Original post made by techpaul on Apr. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jenny, on Apr 27, 2008 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2203 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Mike Thompson of KCEA

Mike Thompson, the longtime on-air host of big band and swing music on the KCEA (89.1 FM) radio station in Atherton, died...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Phil L., on Apr 27, 2008 at 1:47 pm | 32 comments | 3337 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Almanac launches online real estate site

A comprehensive online guide to local real estate was launched this week by TheAlmanacOnline.com. Homes for sale, open homes,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by susan, on Apr 25, 2008 at 11:21 pm | 2 comments | 2168 Views

MENLO PARK

Cafe to open at Allied Arts Guild

At long last, a restaurateur has signed on to open a cafe at the Allied Arts Guild, whose owner has been trying since early...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bob Nicholson, on Apr 25, 2008 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 2125 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is there much bullying in peninsula schools?

After reading about the 7 year in Oakland that went to the hospital after repeat attacks by 5th graders, as well as MANY...

Original post made by Preschool mom on Apr. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2252 Views

AROUND TOWN

Key hearing Sunday on future of national parklands

Residents in the Bay Area are blessed to have the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA), one of the largest urban...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Apr 23, 2008 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 2048 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Help save the planet by dropping meat from diet

It's not about changing light bulbs anymore. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6088...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Diane, on Apr 23, 2008 at 10:46 am | 2 comments | 2188 Views

MENLO PARK

New owner, new plans for British Bankers Club

Sometime this month Lance White of San Jose will take over as the new owner of the British Bankers Club in Menlo Park. He...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Downtown lady!, on Apr 22, 2008 at 4:24 pm | 3 comments | 2435 Views

AROUND TOWN

SAVE A LIFE TODAY! We need your help!

Hi Everyone! This is important--an event today in Palo Alto that could help save a life! We need your help today. Jill...

Original post made by carrie manley on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by been there, on Apr 22, 2008 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 2366 Views

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Hidden Villa Teams up with Electronic Recyclers to Host E-Recycling Day on April 26th in Los Altos Hills

This Saturday, April 26th, you can go to Hidden Villa to recycle unwanted computer monitors, televisions, cell phones and...

Original post made by Marc Sidel on Apr. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2060 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Job Resource Workshop for Mature Workers 55+

Family Service Agency of San Mateo County’s Senior Employment Program welcomes mature workers 55+ to a free Job Resource...

Original post made by Katherine Chouteau on Apr. 22, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2034 Views

MENLO PARK

The walk-signal device talks but what is it saying?

What is the pole-mounted walk-signal device at the corner of El Camino Real and Menlo Avenue saying in its mechanical voice...

Original post made by David Boyce on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Fester Bestertester, on Apr 21, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 7 comments | 2178 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family Service Preschool Open House

On Thursday, April 24th from 10:00AM-12:00 PM and also 4:00 PM-6:00 PM, Family Service Agency of San Mateo County's Early...

Original post made by Katherine Chouteau on Apr. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2094 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 4/20/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Miracle At Speedy Motors - Alexander Mccall Smith 2. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Apr. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2088 Views

ATHERTON

Election sign-nabber strikes Atherton

Atherton resident Alicia Seebold has a "Dobbie for council" sign up in her front yard, but it's no thanks to a sign-nabbing...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by Shocked, on Apr 20, 2008 at 3:27 pm | 5 comments | 2653 Views

OTHER TOPICS

How to repair a "lost" Internet connection

Accessing the Internet is has become one of the primary reasons we use our computers today, and losing our connections can...

Original post made by techpaul on Apr. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2296 Views

MENLO PARK

Ex-MP firefighter sentenced for attempting to have his wife killed

A retired Menlo Park district firefighter was sentenced in Santa Clara County court Thursday to 12 years and four months...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2008
Last comment by Glen Lane, on Apr 18, 2008 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 2399 Views

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When are bicyclists ever going to get it?

The following letter by Ted Bache was published in the Almanac's April 11 print edition: Editor: When on the road, car...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Apr. 12, 2007
Last comment by Dave, on Apr 17, 2008 at 10:45 pm | 16 comments | 3502 Views

AROUND TOWN

Privilege is no protection for teens, says author

An overflow crowd of 550 people recently flocked to hear Madeline Levine speak at Hillview Middle School in Menlo Park, eager...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2113 Views
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