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Voters approve $165 million high school bond measure

Voters strongly approved Measure J, the proposal to borrow $165 million through bond issues to pay for new facilities in...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by objective view, on Feb 10, 2008 at 11:48 pm | 3 comments | 2502 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood voters approve Measure M

Voters in the Ravenswood City School District, which encompasses parts of Menlo Park and East Palo Alto, overwhelmingly approved...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2008
Last comment by Concerned Community Member, on Feb 9, 2008 at 10:30 pm | 1 comment | 2291 Views

MENLO PARK

Beechwood School wants to buy its site from the city to upgrade the campus

Beechwood, a private K-8 school that enrolls 170 children who live in east Menlo Park and East Palo Alto, pays the city of...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2008
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 9, 2008 at 9:35 pm | 1 comment | 2249 Views

AROUND TOWN

Super Tuesday in Portola Valley, Atherton

Barack Obama supporters in Portola Valley applaud his speech on TV on election night, Feb. 5. They are, from left (seated...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by theopaul, on Feb 8, 2008 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 2342 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton boys lead water polo team

Senior Marker Anderson and sophomore Grant Villeneuve, both of Atherton, led Deerfield Academy — a college preparatory...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2008
Last comment by Alfonza Cutezina, on Feb 8, 2008 at 8:21 pm | 1 comment | 2634 Views

MENLO PARK

Atherton, Menlo Park councils slam plans for high-speed rail

Local critics of California High Speed Rail are keyed up after city council members from Menlo Park and Atherton blasted...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by more money, another rat hole, on Feb 8, 2008 at 7:19 pm | 6 comments | 2388 Views

ATHERTON

Caltrain night-time work on tracks

Caltrain will perform routine track maintenance at several locations next week, including the town of Atherton. To avoid...

Original post made by andrea gemmet on Feb. 8, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2401 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park Afterschool Childcare

If you are planning on registering you incoming kinder this week in one of the Menlo Park School District elementary schools...

Original post made by still concerned on Feb. 3, 2008
Last comment by involved parent, on Feb 7, 2008 at 6:35 pm | 6 comments | 2576 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Editorial: Facing the challenge of rising tides

Getting your arms around global warming is not easy. The more we learn about the energy-guzzling sins of our past, the more...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on Feb 7, 2008 at 8:35 am | 6 comments | 2534 Views

MENLO PARK

Letter: Mayor made right call on Dumbarton rail

I'm pleased we have a Menlo Park mayor who is willing to both advocate for smart and useful transit and be critical of some...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by look ahead, on Feb 6, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 2221 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Super Tuesday: Share your thoughts and experiences

Anything interesting to report about your polling place experience today? Did you throw away your vote by voting absentee...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Democratica, on Feb 6, 2008 at 12:04 pm | 3 comments | 2480 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Voters invited to avoid election day tsunami

Local voters have the opportunity to vote early and avoid the Election Day rush Tuesday. On Saturday, Feb. 2, and Monday,...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by Annelise Connell, on Feb 4, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers - 2/3/08

HARDCOVER FICTION APPEAL GRISHAM, JOHN PEOPLE OF THE BOOK BROOKS, GERALDINE...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Feb. 4, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2160 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Kepler's launches 'Go-Green' series of summer programs, including authors' talks and trips to parks and preserves

Clark Kepler, CEO of Kepler's, and Menlo Park Mayor Kelly Fergusson will host the kickoff event June 10 for a series of 12...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2008
Last comment by Susan Lider, on Feb 4, 2008 at 12:08 pm | 2 comments | 2416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

40th Friends of Millard Fillmore Trivia Hunt could be the last

"This is it," says Robert Hunter, who is retiring after 40 years as the director and founder of the annual Friends of Millard...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2008
Last comment by Sally Gambol, on Feb 4, 2008 at 10:44 am | 1 comment | 3247 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Church and state in Menlo Park

A guest opinion on these pages last week suggesting that the city of Menlo Park was violating the separation of church and...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2008
Last comment by Curious, on Feb 3, 2008 at 11:09 am | 3 comments | 2316 Views

MENLO PARK

Burgess Gym: remodel, expand, replace?

People who use Menlo Park's Burgess Gym, and the neighbors who live near it, are invited to weigh in on plans to build a...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2008
Last comment by I Remember, on Feb 2, 2008 at 1:26 pm | 5 comments | 2451 Views

AROUND TOWN

Religious event ignites debate

As the debate continues over whether it was appropriate for a religious event to be held in the Menlo Park City Council Chambers,...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2008
Last comment by Good For A Laugh, on Feb 2, 2008 at 12:18 pm | 32 comments | 2853 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

FORECAST--Weather...d

WINTER ARTS FESTIVAL SCHEDULE Music Career Center Canopy Time...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Feb. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Experience Key for La Entrada GeoBee Champ

Persistence has paid off for La Entrada eighth-grader Sam Falkenhagen. He won the middle school’s National Geographic geography...

Original post made by carol jensen on Feb. 1, 2008
Last comment by carol jensen, on Feb 1, 2008 at 6:12 pm | 2 comments | 2896 Views
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The State’s Proposed “Rainy Day” Fund Threatens Local School Districts’ Ability To Keep Their Financial Houses In Order
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Aging and Training
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