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Linden Towers, the ostentatious home of James C. Flood in what is now the Atherton neighborhood of Lindenwood, was completed...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
Last comment by detective, on Jun 21, 2010 at 2:28 pm | 4 comments | 2611 Views


Explosive device detonated behind school

A "homemade explosive device" was detonated at around 10 p.m. Wednesday in a grass field directly behind La Entrada Middle...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by over blown, on Jun 20, 2010 at 8:38 pm | 5 comments | 1767 Views


Atherton: Decision on management salaries delayed

The Atherton City Council has delayed a decision to adjust salaries for middle management staff under a proposal that would...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by george, on Jun 20, 2010 at 8:10 pm | 8 comments | 2129 Views


Atherton attorney: Lewis house not legally compliant, but no action needed

The word is in from Atherton's town attorney: The size of Councilwoman Elizabeth Lewis' house exceeds the town's zoning ordinance...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by jaded, on Jun 20, 2010 at 7:42 pm | 32 comments | 3494 Views


Mike's Cafe wins Menlo Park Little League title

Jackson Salabert's run-scoring single in the bottom of the fifth inning held up for the deciding tally as Mike's Café posted...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1787 Views


Woodside man arrested as murder suspect

A Woodside man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office....

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1453 Views


AT&T phones - outage

What happened to our AT&T telephone service? Our 2 home telephone lines were out of service for 4 days last week. AT&T...

Original post made by Central Menlo on May. 3, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Jun 19, 2010 at 11:22 pm | 2 comments | 1287 Views


Las Lomitas district faces $1.2 million in cuts

Las Lomitas School District officials are recommending cost reductions that include a hiring freeze, larger classes, cuts...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by Stanford Hills Resident, on Jun 19, 2010 at 9:21 pm | 23 comments | 3082 Views


World Sees Obama as Incompetent and Amateur

The president is well-intentioned but can't walk the walk on the world stage. President Obama came into office as the...

Original post made by Mort Zuckerman on Jun. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1517 Views


July 1 deadline to apply for Menlo Park commissions

Menlo Park residents interested in serving on any of several city commissions have until July 1 to apply. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by Cynical de Bergerac, on Jun 19, 2010 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1409 Views


Community college tax squeaks by

Measure G, the $34 annual parcel tax for the San Mateo County Community College District, appears to have passed with the...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by curious, on Jun 19, 2010 at 9:10 am | 2 comments | 1522 Views


Sunday: Memorial service for David Lewis

A memorial service for slain East Palo Alto community leader David Lewis is scheduled for Sunday at 2 p.m. at Costano Elementary...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by Liz Wilson, on Jun 18, 2010 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 1602 Views


Update: Two students expelled in drug incident

Two students were expelled from Sacred Heart Preparatory for using marijuana, but there was no drug bust on the private Catholic...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2009
Last comment by A Voice of Reason, on Jun 18, 2010 at 5:39 pm | 31 comments | 3935 Views


Peter Parineh arrested for murder

Peter Parineh was arrested yesterday in Sunnyvale for the murder of his wife Parima Parineh April 13, 2010 Sheriff's were...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Jun 18, 2010 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 2521 Views


Menlo Park hires interim police chief

Menlo Park has hired an interim police chief from outside the department as it searches for a replacement for the recently...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 18, 2010 at 1:01 pm | 16 comments | 3300 Views


Contractor working for city of Menlo Park settles lawsuit for $2.4 million

The city of Menlo Park and a contractor have settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $2.4 million, stemming from a 2007 accident...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2010
Last comment by Must have been sleeping, on Jun 18, 2010 at 8:23 am | 45 comments | 3072 Views


Caltrain may cut service due to 'fiscal emergency'

Major Caltrain weekend- and mid-day service cuts plus a fare increase are being planned by this fall and early 2011. Faced...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2010
Last comment by Alfred, on Jun 17, 2010 at 7:24 pm | 21 comments | 2740 Views


Two BBC employees arrested after allegedly groping customers

Two employees of the British Bankers Club, a restaurant/bar on El Camino Real in Menlo Park, have been arrested after allegedly...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by Guest, on Jun 17, 2010 at 4:18 pm | 2 comments | 1521 Views


Two Atherton Police Officers Under Investigation

I am in receipt of a letter dated May 26, 2010 from from Chief Guerra advising me that administrative investigations into...

Original post made by John P. Johns on Jun. 10, 2010
Last comment by Ok, on Jun 17, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 6 comments | 1989 Views


What would new plan for El Camino mean for Menlo?

If enacted, strict development regulations along El Camino Real could make the process easier for developers and the city....

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2010
Last comment by James Madison, on Jun 16, 2010 at 8:41 pm | 2 comments | 1527 Views
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Local restaurants snag Michelin Bib Gourmand status
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Response to Arguments Against Measure B
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