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Woodside resident helps arrest theft suspect

Retired San Francisco police officer and Woodside resident Bill Gilbert brought some of his professional skills to bear early...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by antje Quante, on Mar 26, 2013 at 7:44 pm | 1 comment | 1924 Views


Woodside environmentalist Ollie Mayer dies at 94

The Devil's Slide tunnel groundbreaking in 2005 was a triumph for Olive Mayer of Woodside. She wasn't there to cheer the...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2013
Last comment by Fatima Tehranchi, on Mar 29, 2013 at 1:43 pm | 2 comments | 2011 Views


Sewer rates to jump for Woodside customers

Woodside is semi-rural and most of the town's 2,200 properties use septic tanks in lieu of sewers, but for some 157 properties...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2013
Last comment by POGO, on Apr 4, 2013 at 4:47 pm | 10 comments | 1799 Views


Tennis pro Bradley wins Lifetime Achievement honors

Longtime local tennis coach and pro Chris Bradley recently won a Lifetime Achievement Award from the U.S. Professional Tennis...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2013
Last comment by Michelle, on Apr 7, 2013 at 12:56 pm | 1 comment | 1759 Views


Preserving historic properties in Woodside

In Woodside, there is a list of 22 structures of historic significance to the town. Included are the Albert Shine house,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Susan Smith, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:28 am | 1 comment | 1616 Views


Tonight: Woodside Town Council to consider fine of $52,500 for tree cutting without a permit

The Town Council will consider an appeal tonight (April 23) by a Woodside property owner facing a fine of $52,500 for the...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by love our town, on Apr 25, 2013 at 4:39 pm | 5 comments | 2083 Views


Woodside council hits back hard on felling trees without a permit

It isn't the first five-figure penalty the Woodside Town Council has assessed on a property owner for felling mature trees...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by long timer, on Apr 25, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 3 comments | 1520 Views


Woodside: Mother of Joan Baez dies at 100

Woodside resident Joan Chandos Baez, the mother of famed folk singer and Woodside resident Joan Baez, died at home on Saturday,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Gerald Smith , on May 6, 2013 at 12:00 am | 2 comments | 3236 Views


All set for today's Woodside's May Day Parade?

The 89th May Day parade through downtown Woodside is set for Saturday, May 7, following a fun run and a pancake breakfast...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2013
Last comment by Kathleen Cheney, on Apr 30, 2013 at 8:33 pm | 1 comment | 2639 Views


Motorcyclist dies in Woodside crash

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday night, April 27, in a solo-vehicle accident on Highway 84 (La Honda Road) at Fox Hill...

Original post made on May. 1, 2013
Last comment by wes, on May 1, 2013 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 2391 Views


Veteran ordered to state hospital over Woodside shovel attack

Milo Mcintosh Imrie, a former Marine infantryman in Afghanistan, was ordered by a San Mateo County judge to not more than...

Original post made on May. 30, 2013
Last comment by Sir Topham Hatt, on Jun 5, 2013 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments | 1788 Views


Woodside recognizes residents for historic home preservation

To the community in Woodside that is concerned with the town's history, the age and historical significance of older homes...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2013
Last comment by , on Jun 3, 2013 at 6:01 pm | 1 comment | 2025 Views


Police calls: Grandparent scam

Crime and accident reports from Menlo Park and Portola Valley. Read the full story here

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on Jun 29, 2013 at 10:28 am | 1 comment | 2974 Views


Portola Valley: 'We love horses' essay contest

Strideaway Farms in Portola Valley is hosting a "We love horses" essay contest. Read the full story here

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1521 Views


Woodside to discuss next steps for its downtown plan, including community workshops

Downtown Woodside can be a tough place to find a parking spot, make your way around town, have a picnic, or put on an art...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Torsten Zeppenfeld, on Jul 23, 2013 at 9:33 am | 7 comments | 9169 Views


Open space district opens new trail

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Tuesday (July 23) opened a one-half mile trail connecting the Skyline Trail/Bay...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jul 24, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1783 Views


County parks nonprofit hires program manager

Portola Valley resident Carrie Davis has been named program manager for the Friends of Huddart and Wunderlich Parks, a nonprofit...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2013
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 26, 2013 at 7:30 am | 1 comment | 1948 Views


Woodside: A new course at Menlo Country Club

The project to modernize the 25-year-old golf course at Woodside's Menlo Country Club, shown in this July 19 photo, will...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by June Curran, on Jul 30, 2013 at 8:35 am | 1 comment | 2233 Views


Woodside school district may put bond measure on spring ballot

As Woodside Elementary School District officials consider asking residents to pass a bond measure next spring for construction,...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by A WES Neighbor, on Aug 8, 2013 at 2:21 pm | 5 comments | 4424 Views


Woodside: Woman killed in fatal head-on

==B Update:== A woman visiting from India was killed in a head-on crash on Skyline Boulevard near Woodside on Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Maggie Anne, on Aug 14, 2013 at 1:02 pm | 10 comments | 2485 Views
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