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MENLO PARK

Prop 1A -- High Speed Rail -- councilman Boyle wants you to vote yes

Councilman John Boyle has just sent a long e-mail to a list, again reiterating his support for Prop 1A, the High Speed Rail...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by spokker, on Nov 7, 2008 at 12:11 pm | 9 comments | 2144 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park teen gets a close look at national security

It was a simulation, but after serving as "U.S. Secretary of State" in a foreign policy crisis involving central Asia during...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by Rosalyn Traylor, on Nov 7, 2008 at 8:22 am | 1 comment | 2021 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Appearance of conflict a concern

Amid the mud-slinging during the race for Menlo Park's two open City Council seats, the one of greatest concern to voters...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by Clarence Punla, on Nov 6, 2008 at 7:18 pm | 1 comment | 1655 Views

MENLO PARK

Caltrain construction Nov. 9

Caltrain announces the following maintenance work affecting Menlo Park and Atherton: Beginning Sunday, Nov. 9, Caltrain...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Nov. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1871 Views

MENLO PARK

Students remember classmate who took her life

Grief-stricken friends, relatives and teachers mourned and lamented the death of 16-year-old Ophylia Mona Lisa Afuhaamango...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by LEI, on Nov 6, 2008 at 4:28 pm | 1 comment | 1847 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside High at 50: Principal's focus is staying nimble as a big school in a complex world

In 1958, telephones had dials, milk came in glass bottles, kids delivered newspapers and, in September of that year, Woodside...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by the students of woodside, on Nov 6, 2008 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 2132 Views

AROUND TOWN

Law requires nutrition info at restaurant chains

An estimated 17,000 chain restaurants in California will soon be required to label their menus with nutritional information,...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2008
Last comment by Tundar, on Nov 6, 2008 at 6:32 am | 2 comments | 1908 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Golden Gala marks 50 years for Boys & Girls Clubs

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula will celebrate 50 years in style with a "Golden Gala" on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1919 Views

MENLO PARK

Voter Guide: Two versus one in MP race

Three candidates -- two incumbents and a challenger -- are running for two, four-year terms on the Menlo Park City Council....

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by disgusted, on Nov 5, 2008 at 4:55 pm | 18 comments | 2026 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Priory to slash electric bills with solar array

The electric bills at Woodside Priory School in Portola Valley should be lower by about 50 percent for the duration of this...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2008
Last comment by Friend of PV, on Nov 5, 2008 at 11:22 am | 1 comment | 2632 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

National Gaming Day @ Atherton Library

November 15th, Saturday National Gaming Day @ Your Library 10 am to 5 pm Help us set a national record for the most number...

Original post made by DeAnn Okamura on Nov. 5, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1997 Views

ATHERTON

McKeithen, Lewis elected to Atherton City Council

Incumbent Kathy McKeithen and newcomer Elizabeth Lewis were elected Tuesday to four-year terms on the Atherton City Council....

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2008
Last comment by Wendy Surkis, on Nov 5, 2008 at 4:42 am | 1 comment | 2094 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton candidates react to early returns

Early returns show Kathy McKeithen and Elizabeth Lewis in the lead in a four-candidate race for two seats on the Atherton...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by andrea gemmet, on Nov 4, 2008 at 10:53 pm | 1 comment | 2105 Views

MENLO PARK

Ciardella mailings fail to disclose source

Rick Ciardella, challenging for one of two open seats on the Menlo Park City Council, drew criticism over the weekend for...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Joe the Plumber, on Nov 4, 2008 at 6:56 pm | 3 comments | 1800 Views

MENLO PARK

Conflict of interest issue raised at meeting

A vote on a pay raise for union members at the Menlo Park City Council's Oct. 28 meeting prompted the question of whether...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2008
Last comment by this is silly, on Nov 4, 2008 at 4:44 am | 3 comments | 1649 Views

MENLO PARK

Fergusson leads in MP election fundraising

Kelly Fergusson has opened a wide lead in both fundraising and spending in the race for two seats on the Menlo Park City...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2008
Last comment by 2Shay, on Nov 3, 2008 at 4:44 pm | 53 comments | 2339 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - November 2, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Wednesday Sisters - Meg Waite Clayton 2. Most Wanted Man - John le Carre 3. Swing - Rufus Butler...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 3, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1754 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Voters can vote early at elections offices

The San Mateo County Elections Office invites voters to vote early -- by mail or at elections offices in Redwood City or...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Susie B., on Nov 3, 2008 at 11:36 am | 2 comments | 1971 Views

ATHERTON

Why Iím supporting Elizabeth Lewis and David Henig for Atherton Council.

All the discussion in the presidential campaign this year is about change, with both sides claiming that theyíre...

Original post made by James R. Janz on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by Thelma, on Nov 2, 2008 at 8:46 pm | 4 comments | 2687 Views

MENLO PARK

Ciardella's unethical campaign material

Council candidate Ciardella is supposed to adhere to California's Fair Political Practices Commission's rules. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by concerned on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by for positive campaigns, on Nov 2, 2008 at 10:23 am | 6 comments | 1801 Views
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