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PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley man charged with manslaughter in fatal car crash

Keith Benford Knudsen, 19, of Portola Valley is being charged with "gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated" in a...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by Neill Kenmuir, on Aug 29, 2012 at 6:47 pm | 47 comments | 5583 Views

MENLO PARK

Thanks to a Good Samaritan biker

Thanks you to Eric, of Menlo Park, for stopping and helping me,a new bicyclist on Portola Valley Road Tuesday night 8/28...

Original post made by Eileen O\'Rourke on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Also from Menlo Park, on Aug 29, 2012 at 6:13 pm | 3 comments | 1757 Views

AROUND TOWN

Family Movie Night

The Atherton Library will be showing "The Secret World of Arrietty" on Friday, August 31 at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:45. Refreshments...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Aug. 29, 2012
There are no comments yet. 893 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council travel expenses vary widely

An annual review of the City Council's travel expenses shows Mayor Kirsten Keith on pace as the top spender, by far, among...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Some Guy, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 3 comments | 955 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Young immigrants seek reprieve through new Obama program

Hundreds of young immigrants showed up at a North Fair Oaks church Sunday to get legal advice on applying for President Barack...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 28, 2012 at 9:52 pm | 4 comments | 1062 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plea delayed in 1986 homicide case

Attorneys for a 49-year-old man, recently arrested in connection with the 1986 killing of a 17-year-old girl, were granted...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 28, 2012 at 7:42 pm | 1 comment | 1009 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Los Trancos Woods: Fire destroys garage, two vehicles and part of house

A two-alarm structure fire significantly damaged a home at 5 Joaquin Road in Los Trancos Woods after destroying the garage,...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Amelia Gough, on Aug 28, 2012 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1546 Views

MENLO PARK

Roadway 'sharrows' coming soon to downtown Menlo Park

Menlo Park plans to add shared lane markings — "sharrows" — to portions of Menlo Avenue and University Drive...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Ellen, on Aug 28, 2012 at 2:41 pm | 1 comment | 827 Views

MENLO PARK

Woman donates money to replace stolen bike

"Don't let the good in the world be overshadowed by these people," said a note from an anonymous woman to a 14-year-old boy...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Leslie, on Aug 28, 2012 at 1:14 pm | 3 comments | 1210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain reports record ridership

Caltrain's average weekday ridership in June was a record 50,390, an 11 percent increase over June 2011, the Peninsula Corridor...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Scott Singer, on Aug 28, 2012 at 6:12 am | 6 comments | 832 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton voters to decide on Little League facilities in park, rebuilding Town Center

Atherton voters will be asked on the November ballot whether they want to see permanent Little League structures in Holbrook-Palmer...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2012
Last comment by Sorry Didi, on Aug 27, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 10 comments | 1268 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Whitman gives $100,000 to Romney super PAC

Atherton resident Meg Whitman, a candidate in the 2010 race for governor, gave $100,000 to a super PAC working for Republican...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2012
Last comment by Romney is LOSING, on Aug 27, 2012 at 3:53 pm | 96 comments | 2995 Views

MENLO PARK

Frank Gehry redesigns Facebook's west campus

Frank Gehry is to architecture as Mark Zuckerberg is to social media: A star. The famous architect, known for award-winning...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 27, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 9 comments | 1638 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Obituary: Charles "Chuck" Huggins, top executive at See's Candies

Friends and relatives of Charles "Chuck" Newel Huggins, the noted philanthropist, president and chief executive of See's...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by John Straubel, on Aug 26, 2012 at 4:39 pm | 5 comments | 1687 Views

MENLO PARK

Acrid smell near SRI last night

Did anyone else smell an acrid odor near the intersection of Ravenswood and Laurel last night around 2 A.M.? I've smelled...

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 832 Views

AROUND TOWN

Aerial spraying for mosquitoes Thursday morning

A helicopter assault against the summer salt-marsh mosquito in the Palo Alto Baylands began on Thursday, Aug. 23, at about...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2012
Last comment by Mike Mainiero, on Aug 25, 2012 at 4:47 pm | 1 comment | 1122 Views

MENLO PARK

Former Facebook exec claims British Bankers Club

Eight months after the party stopped at the landmark British Bankers Club in Menlo Park, signs of revival appeared, thanks...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2012
Last comment by Bill Wohler, on Aug 25, 2012 at 12:33 pm | 5 comments | 1275 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Vote Yes on Proposition 32

"The measure (Proposition 32) would change campaign finance rules by banning corporations and unions from contributing to...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Aug. 23, 2012
Last comment by POGO, on Aug 25, 2012 at 10:15 am | 9 comments | 2538 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: Time for action on gun violence

Another gun spree killing. This time a house of worship, last time a movie theater, and before that a shopping mall, a campus,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2012
Last comment by POGO, on Aug 25, 2012 at 8:55 am | 40 comments | 1869 Views

AROUND TOWN

Teen attacked at Menlo Park skate park

School vacation, a sunny Monday morning in Menlo Park, nowhere else to be -- why not hit the skate park? One 14-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2012
Last comment by Empathy, on Aug 25, 2012 at 1:31 am | 6 comments | 1375 Views
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Menlo Park's Youthful Future
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