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MENLO PARK

Fiscal Responsibility Can't Be A Minority Thing

Editor, Last Tuesday, a lone Menlo Park councilman questioned whether our city was in a position to grant bonus pay to...

Original post made by Henry Riggs on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by are you a psychic?, on Nov 1, 2008 at 11:22 am | 2 comments | 1736 Views

MENLO PARK

SAM SINNOTT AND MENLO MASTERS EMAILS

Once again, Sam Sinnott has manipulated the Menlo Masters email chain to send out blatant misinformation to fool people into...

Original post made by truth on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by wake up, on Nov 1, 2008 at 8:56 am | 27 comments | 3015 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County board to consider Everest charter petition

The San Mateo County Board of Education has scheduled a Nov. 5 public hearing on a petition to charter Everest Public High...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Diane Stern, on Oct 31, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 1865 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton candidates oppose high-speed rail measure

The election of two members of the Atherton City Council won't make that town's stance any friendlier to the California...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Top, West, on Oct 30, 2008 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 1902 Views

AROUND TOWN

Disappointed

I grew up in Menlo Park. I am a young (female) adult now. As I was driving to work this morning I saw a vote yes on prop...

Original post made by Member on Oct. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1739 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Superintendent: No ban on homework

Contrary to some television, newspaper and Web site reports, "neither the district nor Oak Knoll School has banned homework,"...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bobby, on Oct 29, 2008 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1628 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Editorial endorsements on Propositions 5 to 8

The Almanac's positions on ballot Propositions 5 to 8 Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=7034...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by MP resident, on Oct 29, 2008 at 8:25 am | 6 comments | 1980 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sustainable living sage talks in Portola Valley

Amory Lovins, MacArthur Fellow and noted spokesman on tackling global warming by living more efficiently, spoke about sustainable...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by David Boyce, on Oct 27, 2008 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 2035 Views

OTHER TOPICS

FPPC BART Complaint

Isn't the Measure B complaint the same problem with CalTrain's advocacy for High Speed Rail's Proposition 1A?...

Original post made by M. Fruth on Oct. 26, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2046 Views

MENLO PARK

Red Light Cameras: A Success Thus Far?

With all the hyperbole and angst displayed in this forum and elsewhere over the new red light camera installed at Ravenswood...

Original post made by Paul Morphy on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by watchdog, on Oct 26, 2008 at 6:39 pm | 49 comments | 3442 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley may restrict pellet gun use

Pellet gun restrictions may be coming to Portola Valley in the aftermath of the Aug. 30 shooting death of a pet cat. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Jesse, on Oct 26, 2008 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 2568 Views

SPORTS

Hillview girls basketball team wins championship game

This Hillview Middle School sixth-grade girls basketball team, coached by Paulette Gottuso, finished its season undefeated...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Paulette Gottuso, on Oct 26, 2008 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 2396 Views

MENLO PARK

Open Letter To The City Council re: Downtown Parking Plazas

Honorable Mayor Cohen and Council Members: Could someone tell me why the Downtown Parking Plazas are in such disrepair...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Downtown Shopper, on Oct 25, 2008 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 2059 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers - August 31, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer 2. Story Of Edgar Sawtelle - David...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by FaTMollY, on Oct 25, 2008 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 1848 Views

AROUND TOWN

LETTERS

Bring back the big yellow school bus Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=5350 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2007
Last comment by Gauratbob, on Oct 25, 2008 at 1:07 am | 24 comments | 2720 Views

MENLO PARK

Opinion vs facts on high-speed train

In recent weeks there have been a number of letters to the editor, "Viewpoint" opinions and high-speed rail articles in which...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by Cassandra, on Oct 24, 2008 at 8:00 pm | 16 comments | 2357 Views

MENLO PARK

MP council candidates forum Wednesday

The League of Women Voters will hold a Menlo Park City Council candidates forum from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct....

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Hannah B, on Oct 23, 2008 at 7:58 pm | 21 comments | 1875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: A strong resistance to Proposition 4

No matter how you feel about abortion, if you care about teen safety, you should vote no on Proposition 4. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2008
Last comment by killer, on Oct 23, 2008 at 6:29 pm | 19 comments | 2158 Views

OTHER TOPICS

'Sunset Unlimited': Lane family honored as history makers

When Laurence W. "Larry" Lane bought floundering Sunset magazine in 1928 for $60,000, he planted the seeds of more than pretty...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Sue Purdy Pelosi, on Oct 23, 2008 at 4:23 pm | 1 comment | 3772 Views

OTHER TOPICS

No on 2! Cock-a-doodle-doo!

I have noticed that the opponents of much needed Proposition 2, a measure to end overcrowding of laying hens, pregnant...

Original post made by Meghan F. on Oct. 23, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1893 Views
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