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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 | 2111 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 | 1807 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 | 1651 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 | 2348 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. 1759 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 | 1974 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 | 2693 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 | 1806 Views

ATHERTON

Town's inaction is political bias.

I'm reaching out to other resident's of Atherton because there is a serious problem with how political signs have been handled...

Original post made by Marcus Ogawa on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Marcus Ogawa, on Nov 1, 2008 at 9:11 pm | 1 comment | 2176 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Election e-mail removed from council log

An e-mail sent by Menlo Park Councilwoman Kelly Fergusson to the council e-mail log on the city's Web site was swiftly removed...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by voter, on Nov 1, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 6 comments | 1684 Views

MENLO PARK

Police arrest two in string of auto burglaries

Menlo Park police arrested two men Thursday morning in connection with a string of auto burglaries, including some in the...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Tito, the leaf blower, on Nov 1, 2008 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 1851 Views

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 | 1739 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 | 3035 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 | 1868 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 | 1903 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. 1742 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 | 1629 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 | 1981 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 | 2037 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. 2048 Views
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