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 unexpectedly Sunday, according to the station's gener...
Kepler's Best Sellers - 4/6/08
1 Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri
2 Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff
3 Mudbound - Hillary Jordan
4 Lush Life - Richard Price
5 10 Year...
Train hits, kills pedestrian in Menlo Park
A Caltrain train struck and killed a pedestrian this morning between Encinal and Glenwood avenues in Menlo Park. The pedestrian has not been identified.
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Menlo Park cops to get big pay raise
Menlo Park police officers are set to get a 25 percent pay increase over the next three years.
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Bio of candidate Dr. David Morris
Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=1851 posted Wednesday, March 26, 2008, 6:49 PM
Ceramics teacher shows works at gallery
Eliza Wilson Thomas, a ceramics teacher for 28 years at Peninsula School in Menlo Oaks, is among nine artists showing their works for the home at the Coupa Cosas shop/boutique...
Kepler's Bestsellers - March 30, 2008
1 Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff
2 Mudbound - Hillary Jordan
3 Appeal - John Grisham
4 World Without End - Ken Follett
5 Hollywood C...
Lowest Gasoline Price: Can You Beat This?
With gas prices approaching or exceeding $4.00 per gallon, and expected to go higher this summer, it behoves us to find the lowest gasoline prices in town. In Menlo Park the a...
Accident causes huge gusher in Menlo Park
Jim Lewis submitted this photo (taken by Todd Temple of Menlo Park) to The Almanac. Mr. Lewis said an accident Monday at the corner of Santa Cruz Avenue and University Drive i...
Developing open space: Should voters decide?
A broad coalition of environmental groups wants to qualify an initiative in Redwood City to require two-thirds of city voters to approve any new development in the city's ope...
Kepler's Best Sellers - 3/9/08
Palace Of Illusions, Chitra Divakaruni
Mudbound, Hillary Jordan
Age Of Shiva, Manil Suri
Lush Life, Richard Price
Appeal, John Grisham
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 was sentenced Friday to eight months in county j...
Atherton: John Johns loses legal round
The saga of Atherton's ex-finance director added some new twists last week, as a judge told John Johns he had to decide between suing the town and avoiding incriminating himse...
High-speed trains could be headed this way
Imagine boarding a train in the Bay Area, and two and a half hours later, you're in downtown Los Angeles. This may be a dream come true for transit officials and travelers. Bu...
Kepler's Best Sellers - 3/2/08
1. Mudbound, Hillary Jordan
2. People Of The Book, Geraldine Brooks
3. Senatorís Wife, Sue Miller
4.Beginners Greek, James Collins
Keplerís Weekly Bestsellers 2/24/08
1. Appeal, John Grisham
2. People Of The Book, Geraldine Brooks
3. Out Stealing Horses, Per Petterson
4. Reserve, Russell Banks
5. Incomplete Revenge,...
Judge sentences driver in Halberstam fatality
A University of California-Berkeley journalism student who was driving during a 2007 Menlo Park crash that claimed the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Halberst...
Keplerís Weekly Bestsellers 2/10/08
1 People Of The Book, Geraldine Brooks
2 Appeal, John Grisham
3 Senator's Wife, Sue Miller
4 World Without End, Ken Follett
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 on the couch) Joan Polinsky, Samira Amid-Houzour, Noo...
Atherton boys lead water polo team
Senior Marker Anderson and sophomore Grant Villeneuve, both of Atherton, led Deerfield Academy — a college preparatory school in Deerfield, Massachusetts — to its ...