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Friday shooting: Victim probably shot himself

A 19-year-old man injured in a shooting in East Palo Alto Friday afternoon probably shot himself, Police Chief Ronald...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by LMGTFY, on May 20, 2013 at 10:08 am | 12 comments | 1298 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When regular school doesn't work

The "parental angst" that walks through her door is familiar territory to Rhonda Racine, founder and director of Menlo Park's...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 20, 2013 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1762 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Lomitas parents pepper high school district superintendent in forum

Had public comment been darts, Sequoia Union High School District Superintendent James Lianides would have had puncture wounds...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Educator, on May 20, 2013 at 9:27 am | 35 comments | 7013 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park ... 1927

Downtown Menlo Park, including the building at right that now is known as the British Bankers Club, was photographed in 1927,...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by , on May 20, 2013 at 8:37 am | 8 comments | 908 Views

MENLO PARK

Obituaries

<I>Note: Obituaries are based on information provided by families and mortuaries.</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6690...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2008
Last comment by BW, on May 19, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 4 comments | 2323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunday: Atherton's 'Evening in Paris'

The Mid-Peninsula League of the San Francisco Symphony will celebrate "An Evening in Paris" with cocktails, floral displays,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 906 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public asked to help families devastated by fire

Redwood City officials are asking the public to help families who lost everything in an apartment building fire in the...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 908 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Fire marshal leaving Menlo Park Fire Protection District

Geoff Aus, long-time Menlo Park Fire Protection District fire marshal, is changing employers, but not job titles &#150; he...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
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AROUND TOWN

Monday: Screening of 'Tapestries of Hope'

As part of their senior project at Woodside Priory School, Clara Johnson and Stephanie Brugger are hosting the screening...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by , on May 18, 2013 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Obama to attend June fundraiser in Portola Valley

President Barack Obama will attend a $32,400-a-head June 6 fundraising dinner at the Portola Valley home of Silicon Valley...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by , on May 18, 2013 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 990 Views

MENLO PARK

Stanford-Arrillaga Subcommittee Meetings

On April 17th, thirty days ago, Menlo Park City Councilmembers Kirsten Keith and Catherine Carlton were appointed to a subcommittee...

Original post made by Menlo Park Resident on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by clarification, on May 17, 2013 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 793 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Obituary: Imogene Woodruff, 94, longtime dance instructor

Imogene Woodruff, who taught ballroom dance and cotillion classes to generations of Midpeninsula residents, died on March...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Nostalgic Dancer, on May 17, 2013 at 6:05 pm | 1 comment | 1328 Views

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Golden Shears celebrates 50th year

When Louis Arenas opened his barbershop in downtown Menlo Park, he wanted it to be an old-fashioned type of place, where...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on May 17, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 1289 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley council vetoes artificial grass

==B Expanded version of earlier story.== The Portola Valley Town Council by a 3-2 vote overturned a Planning Commission decision...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by g, on May 17, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 4 comments | 1186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robert Taylor honored for pioneering work on computers, Internet

Robert W. Taylor, a Woodside resident for 30 years and a visionary in the development of computer networks and modern personal...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Al Gore Fan, on May 17, 2013 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 1407 Views

MENLO PARK

Talk About A Free Ride

When we take a good look at Stanford's proposal on El Camino Real, Menlo Park, residents have to remember that the university's...

Original post made by Them Apples on May. 7, 2013
Last comment by Gern, on May 17, 2013 at 4:03 pm | 62 comments | 2294 Views

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Prosecutor: Ayres verdict brings relief to victims

After years of legal wrangling, Dr. William Hamilton Ayres, an 81-year-old former San Mateo psychiatrist accused of molesting...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Jonathan, on May 17, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 6 comments | 912 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton city manager gets compensation boost, sort of

With one council member calling the change "outrageous," the Atherton City Council last night (May 15) approved a compensation...

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Sort of??, on May 16, 2013 at 10:24 pm | 1 comment | 1278 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Lawsuit filed over collision with horses on I-280

A lawsuit has been filed by Menlo Park physician Dr. Jean W. Gillon over an incident in the early morning darkness of Dec....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 16, 2013 at 6:46 pm | 3 comments | 1130 Views

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Odd twist in Sequoia Healthcare District election

The Sequoia Healthcare District elections resemble a game of musical chairs this year. Director Jack Hickey, whose third...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2012
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 16, 2013 at 2:03 pm | 37 comments | 2890 Views
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