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PORTOLA VALLEY

Combat ritual between two male rattlesnakes in Portola Valley

Click here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksdMaCE9_g4 to view a video of a combat ritual between two male Northern Pacific...

Original post made by In Your Back Yard on Jan. 30, 2007
Last comment by Uncle Heavy, on Jul 29, 2007 at 7:19 pm | 2 comments | 4157 Views

AROUND TOWN

Online tips that are helpful to cyclists

<b>This letter by John Fox of Menlo Park was published in the Jan. 24, 2006, issue of the Almanac.</b> Editor: As one...

Original post made by Infoguy on Jan. 25, 2007
Last comment by Robin, on Jan 26, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 3178 Views

MENLO PARK

How to find out campaign contributions for council candidates?

A question, not an opinion (I know, shocking in these forums!): how does one find out the amounts and names of contributors...

Original post made by Information, we need information on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by Information, we need information, on Oct 16, 2008 at 5:47 pm | 3 comments | 1847 Views

ATHERTON

McKeithen's Meddling

Kathy McKeithen has been trying to save the Atherton Town government. In doing so, she has nearly destroyed it. McKeithen...

Original post made by innocent bystander on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by editor, on Oct 20, 2010 at 11:46 pm | 28 comments | 1632 Views

MENLO PARK

Park Theater: latest salvo

Although you won't find it mentioned in the Almanac (or anywhere else, as far as I can tell) the Parks and Rec commission...

Original post made by Inquiring minds on Oct. 30, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2603 Views

MENLO PARK

Park Theater or Political Theater

Menlo Park doesn't need the Park Theater, because poor, poor stifled Ms. Maurano and others are providing all the political...

Original post made by Inside Analyst on Nov. 2, 2007
Last comment by Pat White, on Nov 5, 2007 at 8:26 am | 3 comments | 2560 Views

ATHERTON

Police Outsourcing

The City of San Carlos votes tonight on whether to outsource its Police Department. The Council Agenda is published and includes...

Original post made by Insight on Aug. 31, 2010
Last comment by accountability, on Sep 15, 2010 at 11:10 pm | 122 comments | 4194 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Promotes Police Lieutenant from Within

In a little heralded press release dated July 1, Atherton announced that Sergeant Joe Wade had been promoted to be Police...

Original post made by Inspector Erskine on Jul. 4, 2010
Last comment by e.grimley, on Jul 11, 2010 at 12:20 am | 3 comments | 1359 Views

AROUND TOWN

Don't be a Horsley's Ass

Don Horsley says San Mateo County is one of the best run counties in the State. [Portion removed] Don't vote for Don...

Original post made by insurgent on May. 1, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1222 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Baykeepers file 10 million dollar lawsuit

against local residents and not a word of it here or even the article...Strange...

Original post made by Interested on Dec. 10, 2009
Last comment by Thomas, on Dec 10, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 3 comments | 1295 Views

ATHERTON

Last Night's Closed Session

Does anyone know who was appointed City Manager? [Portion removed.] ...

Original post made by Interested on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by Nancy, on Oct 20, 2010 at 7:09 pm | 7 comments | 1437 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Draft EIR Fails to Comply with California Environmental Quality Act

Here is a copy of a news release attacking the lousy, ridiculous, $1.5 million down a rathole, proposed Menlo Park specific...

Original post made by interesting on Jun. 16, 2011
Last comment by Ernest Goitein, on Jun 19, 2011 at 1:00 pm | 1 comment | 1122 Views

MENLO PARK

Hackers steal electronic data from top climate research center

An article in the Washington Post illustrates what behind the scenes has been know from several years. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/20/AR200911200...

Original post made by is climate chnage nonsense on Nov. 21, 2009
Last comment by observer2, on Dec 1, 2009 at 10:05 pm | 3 comments | 1575 Views

MENLO PARK

Fixing the Many Problems at Allied Arts Ė All Talk and No Action

Itís clear from the postings on the Almanac Forum, local articles, and the buzz in grocery stores and neighborhood associations...

Original post made by Itís NOT Inevitable on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by It Wasn't Inevitable, on Jun 17, 2007 at 6:18 pm | 4 comments | 2765 Views

MENLO PARK

LWV Candidate forum turnout dreadful

The League of Women Voters had its usual Menlo Park candidate forum last evening, and despite what one would expect with...

Original post made by I_was_there on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by interested, on Oct 10, 2014 at 10:27 am | 3 comments | 254 Views

SPORTS

Alpine Mountain Lions Win Bracket Place 2nd Overall in Labor Day Tourney

The Portola Valley Alpine FC Mountain Lions boys under 14 soccer team won their bracket and placed second overall in the...

Original post made by J Morgan on Sep. 4, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2898 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nativity School Looks Forward to New "Home Field Advantage"

Nativity School celebrated its 50th anniversary this past summer by breaking ground on a new, state-of-the-art multipurpose...

Original post made by J Morgan on Sep. 14, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2530 Views

SPORTS

MP Strikers Under 9 Boys Sweep NorCal Championship

The MP Strikers under 9 boys class one soccer team swept the NorCal Premier championship round with a resounding 4-1 win...

Original post made by J Morgan on Jun. 9, 2008
Last comment by Mario Bernazzani, on Jul 26, 2010 at 2:47 am | 5 comments | 4067 Views

SPORTS

Local Soccer Team Finishes Second In State Cup Competition

The MP Strikers Under 11 division one boys soccer team competed for a chance to win the NorCal State Cup title on Saturday,...

Original post made by J Morgan on Jan. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 2767 Views

SPORTS

MP Strikers Under 11 Boys Win NorCal Cross Regionals

The MP Strikers Under 11 Boys Premier soccer team won the NorCal Cross Regionals title this weekend in Union City. The single...

Original post made by J Morgan on Jun. 7, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3635 Views
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