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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 | 2055 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. 1908 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 | 2123 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 | 2152 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 | 2538 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 | 2510 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. 3161 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 | 2699 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 | 2502 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 | 2639 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 | 3776 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. 2024 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 | 3190 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. 2115 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. 2254 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 | 2344 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 | 2202 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 | 2383 Views

MENLO PARK

What was the Police activity at the new Safeway 2 nights ago?

I was turning from ElCamino onto Middle and saw multiple police cars had the new parking lot totally blocked off, all the...

Original post made by Chris P on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by It's not safe, on Jun 19, 2008 at 8:58 pm | 1 comment | 2135 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Parkinson's: Not a death sentence

Lynn Fielder remembers the first time she accepted Parkinson's disease as an inseparable part of herself. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by David DiBenedetto, on Jun 19, 2008 at 4:34 pm | 1 comment | 2328 Views
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The dress code
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September food and drink goings on
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. . . People will never forget how you made them feel.
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Tour Ends! LMU, Pepperdine, Mount St. Mary’s, Otis, Santa Monica, CSU Fullerton
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Council election, and then some.
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 454 views