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Wild in Woodside

"Keep the woods in Woodside." A prosaic mission statement, a poetic mission. A group of residents is working to improve and...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 24, 2011 at 12:00 pm | 1 comment | 2510 Views


Woodside Elementary graduates 48

Forty-eight eighth-graders at Woodside Elementary School took part in the school's graduation and received diplomas in the...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2011
Last comment by Jackson, on Jul 10, 2011 at 7:48 pm | 1 comment | 2319 Views


Woodside reduces resident's fine for felling trees

The Woodside Town Council, echoing a 2009 decision, dramatically reduced a resident's fine for felling major trees without...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2011
Last comment by it's the law, on Oct 31, 2011 at 10:57 am | 4 comments | 2715 Views


Mountain lion spotted in Woodside

A mountain lion was seen early Monday morning (Aug. 1) in Woodside, San Mateo County emergency officials said. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Sybille, on Aug 2, 2011 at 3:32 pm | 1 comment | 1724 Views


County stops broadcast herbicide spraying

San Mateo County will stop the broadcast roadside spraying of herbicides while it waits to hear from consultants about other...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by Amy Shimmick, on Aug 8, 2011 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 1862 Views


Man sought after suspicious Woodside incident

Authorities are looking for a man a sheriff's deputy discovered pushing buttons on a call box at the gate of a residence...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Citizen A, on Aug 23, 2011 at 12:53 pm | 4 comments | 1791 Views


Sister, brother arrested in Woodside burglary

Authorities have arrested a sister and brother in connection with a burglary with losses in excess of $100,000. The burglary...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 16, 2011 at 11:24 pm | 2 comments | 2020 Views


Woodside School appoints superintendent

==BI This is an expanded version of an article posted earlier.== Woodside Elementary School has a new superintendent/principal:...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2011
Last comment by Amanda, on Aug 29, 2011 at 12:10 am | 2 comments | 2587 Views


Caltrain shifts to new rail operator

Over the next five months, Caltrain operations will transition from Amtrak to TransitAmerica Services Inc., following the...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Sep 2, 2011 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments | 2037 Views


Barbara Wood's Dispatches from the home front: It takes a village to empty a nest

For the first time in 25 years my husband and I have no children in our house, and it would not have happened without the...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Catherine Lyman, on Sep 7, 2011 at 10:29 pm | 1 comment | 1884 Views


Sept. 15: Public invited to meetings, tour on Stanford's proposed Alpine Road trail

A public meeting is set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, at the Ladera Oaks Swim and Tennis Club as the communities in Ladera...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2011
Last comment by US, on Sep 13, 2011 at 6:47 pm | 6 comments | 2237 Views


Back to School: Menlo Park City School District

The Menlo Park City School District faces another year of huge challenges as it moves forward on its $91.1 million, multi-year...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2855 Views


Old La Honda Road now open

Old La Honda Road in Woodside, which was closed this morning due to a jackknifed tractor-trailer, is now open, San Mateo...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by Arla LeCount, on Oct 4, 2011 at 12:45 pm | 2 comments | 1788 Views


Woodsider races in Sahara

Call it ironic or somewhat insane, but a 20-year-old Woodside resident and college student is willing to race for days in...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 8, 2011 at 2:14 pm | 3 comments | 1828 Views


Today: Woodside celebrates 'Day of Horse'

The Woodside-area Horse Owners Association (known as WHOA!) will hold the seventh annual Woodside Day of the Horse on Saturday,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1941 Views


Teens admit to arson at Woodside Elementary School

Arson and vandalism at Woodside Elementary School over three days in early August have led deputies from the San Mateo County...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2011
Last comment by time to think, on Oct 9, 2011 at 2:10 pm | 3 comments | 1890 Views


Former Jackling home focus of exhibit

The former home of copper baron Daniel C. Jackling may have been demolished, but in Woodside it is not forgotten. A new exhibit...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2011
Last comment by About the organ, on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:44 am | 3 comments | 2211 Views


A page from our history

This photograph of Stephen and Victoria Mariani is thought to be their 1879 wedding portrait. A prosperous San Francisco...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2011
Last comment by Westside trucker, on Oct 11, 2011 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 2279 Views


Young Woodside resident in SF opera production this month

Henry Phipps, a Woodside resident and a seventh-grader at Nueva School in Hillsborough, has a night job. For three more evenings...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jennifer Tegel, on Oct 12, 2011 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 1869 Views


Former Woodside woman admits to embezzling millions of dollars

Ann Ray, a bookkeeper and former resident of Woodside, pleaded guilty in federal court July 19 to six felony counts of income...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2011
Last comment by, on Oct 29, 2011 at 8:56 am | 3 comments | 2400 Views
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