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WOODSIDE

FAA forms panel to give communities a voice on plane routes, altitudes

Spurred by outrage over airplane noise from residents of the Midpeninsula, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2016
Last comment by noise issue follower, on Mar 11, 2016 at 7:01 am | 2 comments | 1402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hillary Clinton back in Atherton for another fundraiser

For the second time in a little more than a month, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be in Atherton for a political...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2016
Last comment by Villi, on Mar 10, 2016 at 7:33 pm | 7 comments | 2456 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bail Increased to $2M for Manuel Anton Sedillo-Messer

Bail set, 3rd time is a charm for former Sam Mateo County Social Worker. http://thissideofthehill.com/threads/bail-increased-to-2m-for-manuel-anton-sedillo-messer-s-m-c-c-p-s-a.1...

Original post made by Sarah Navratil on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Mar 10, 2016 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 728 Views

AROUND TOWN

A look at the sleek, new San Mateo County jail

The aesthetics of the new county jail -- the colors on the walls of community spaces, sleek furniture, abundant natural light,...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2016
Last comment by Joe arpaio, on Mar 10, 2016 at 2:13 pm | 3 comments | 2257 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Court rulings gives big boost to high-speed rail

California's high-speed rail system surged past a major legal obstacle this week when a Sacramento Superior Court judge tossed...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Mar 10, 2016 at 7:06 am | 8 comments | 1330 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Surf Air noise: Will county go beyond voluntary measures?

After years of working with Surf Air to try to find ways the airline could voluntarily do something to reduce the noise its...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Private Pilot, on Mar 9, 2016 at 8:11 pm | 108 comments | 5620 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park man convicted of traveling to Cambodia for sex with minors

A federal jury in Los Angeles found a Menlo Park man guilty Monday of traveling to Cambodia to have sex with underage girls....

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by Twentse, on Mar 8, 2016 at 4:27 pm | 4 comments | 2997 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Longtime head of Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve steps down

Philippe Cohen of Menlo Park literally took it as a sign that after serving more than 22 years as executive director of Jasper...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2016
Last comment by MaryKenney, on Mar 7, 2016 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 2578 Views

SPORTS

Soccer: Woodside High girls win CCS Open Division

Kayla Hart scored in the 59th minute and the Woodside High School Wildcats held off a previously undefeated Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2016
Last comment by Woodsider, on Mar 7, 2016 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 1786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Federal court orders California to release confidential student information

Parents in school districts around the state recently received notice that confidential information on their students maintained...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by Caroline V., on Mar 7, 2016 at 9:46 am | 3 comments | 2276 Views

WOODSIDE

Longtime Woodside firefighters dies at 65

A celebration of Warren Richards' 32-year firefighting career in the Woodside Fire Protection District was held Saturday,...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2016
Last comment by Mike Lawlor, on Mar 6, 2016 at 7:36 pm | 1 comment | 1533 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Mother, daughter jailed after raucous traffic stop on Willow Road

Following a raucous incident during a traffic stop on Willow Road on Saturday night, Feb. 27, two women, one from Menlo...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by Both sides right, on Mar 4, 2016 at 10:58 pm | 17 comments | 3729 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Fire district to modify El Camino stoplights for emergency vehicles

In an attempt to maintain or improve response times, the Menlo Park Fire Protection District plans to modify the traffic...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Beth, on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:20 pm | 6 comments | 1606 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside gives Stanford habitat award

In Woodside's fourth year of recognizing residents who allow their properties to be open and accessible to wildlife, the...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2015
Last comment by Anonymous, on Mar 4, 2016 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 3071 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Atherton: 'Milk and Cookies with the Mayor'

Special correspondent Fiona M. Lempres, a 7-year-old first-grader at Sacred Heart School, sent the Almanac this report of...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by Ms. Silvers, on Mar 4, 2016 at 12:58 pm | 2 comments | 1379 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Pls use Donald J Drumpf's original family name

Per John Oliver; & this from the conservative Boston Globe: https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2015/09/09/why-donald-trump-better-than-donald-drumpf/7ltKCyRasCa5TY2l1Tr4HP/story.html...

Original post made by The Drumpf-vinator on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by Tres Amigos GOP, on Mar 4, 2016 at 12:36 pm | 2 comments | 316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

did Portola Valley kidnapper Frederick Woods bribe his victims to support his parole

Frederick Woods was ringleader of a gang that was convicted of kidnapping 26 children and their school bus driver. They buried...

Original post made by parent on Mar. 4, 2016
There are no comments yet. 406 Views

ATHERTON

Federal judge clarifies order regarding release of student records

After California parents were recently notified that their children's records might be released as part of a federal lawsuit...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Concerned, on Mar 3, 2016 at 1:51 pm | 1 comment | 1958 Views

MENLO PARK

Update: Ravenswood Ave. crossing in Menlo Park: Median barriers to stay

After a 35-year-old woman died when a bullet train struck her SUV at the Ravenswood Avenue railroad crossing in Menlo Park...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by pedestrian, on Mar 3, 2016 at 9:36 am | 1 comment | 1117 Views

OTHER TOPICS

A blooming business: A new look and direction for Ladera Garden & Gifts

Owners Juan and Mercedes Navarro have transformed their full-service nursery, formerly known as Ladera Garden Center, by...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Cheri strempel, on Mar 1, 2016 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 2960 Views
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