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All aboard? Residents say plans for commuter trains through their backyards are off track, but proponents insist they're good for the environment and regional transit

For Bay Area transit proponents, a new commuter train running across the Bay would be a dream come true. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by JAH, on Jun 19, 2007 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 3060 Views

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Stanford Dish area remains closed due to fire danger

The Dish area in the Stanford foothills, popular with hikers and joggers, will remain closed at least through July 8 because...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2007
Last comment by Bob Dobson, on Jul 4, 2007 at 11:09 pm | 1 comment | 3186 Views

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Use permits online?

My neighbors are building an addition to their house that looks odd to me - it's very close to the edge of their property....

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 6, 2007
Last comment by Rory Brown, on Aug 7, 2007 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 2833 Views

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Around Town: Beatles tribute band opens summer concerts

The Sun Kings, a Beatles tribute band, will launch Menlo Park's summer concert series at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 27, in...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2007
Last comment by Sara, on Aug 13, 2007 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 2995 Views

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Paralyzed man settles suit for $1.6 million

The accident that left Richie Kieninger paralyzed is memorialized in a video taken with a camera phone. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2007
Last comment by Everyone in town., on Aug 25, 2007 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 4160 Views

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A Political Parable

Original post made by Father Engel on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by open space, on Aug 30, 2007 at 11:20 pm | 1 comment | 2694 Views

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Fire sprinkler debate returns to Menlo Park

The touchy debate over whether fire sprinklers should be required in more Menlo Park homes will resurface at a City Council...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by wondering, on Sep 10, 2007 at 5:08 pm | 1 comment | 2857 Views

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Morrow's plea was against attorney's advice

Against the advice of his attorney, Joseph Eli Morrow, 59, formerly of Menlo Park, pleaded no contest today to second-degree...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2007
Last comment by TJ, on Sep 11, 2007 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 2756 Views

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Round-the-clock 'Relay For Life' today at Burgess Park

Walkers and runners will go around the clock in the battle against cancer during the American Cancer Society's Relay For...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by Peter Fechheimer, on Sep 16, 2007 at 3:16 pm | 1 comment | 2891 Views

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School board OKs Oak Knoll revised plan

Revised plans for Oak Knoll School's additions received the green light from trustees of the Menlo Park City School District...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by concerned oak knoll neighbor, on Sep 16, 2007 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 2868 Views

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Menlo Presbyterian pastor talks at Kepler's Sunday

The Rev. John Ortberg, pastor at the Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, will discusses his latest book, "When the Game Is Over,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2007
Last comment by John thomas, on Sep 30, 2007 at 8:06 am | 1 comment | 2844 Views

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Exhibit of real human bodies opens at Tech Museum

The creator of a controversial new anatomical exhibit that opened Thursday at the Tech Museum of Innovation hopes his exhibit...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2007
Last comment by John Thomas, on Sep 30, 2007 at 8:07 am | 1 comment | 3124 Views

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Help Save A Heritage Oak

The healthy oak tree on Oak Knoll School Grounds was here generations before you and I were born and by rights should be...

Original post made by Nancy Palmer on Oct. 3, 2007
Last comment by oak knoll neighbor, on Oct 4, 2007 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 2788 Views

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Flu shot clinics open in Menlo Park

The Sutter Visiting Nurses Association & Hospice will visit Menlo Park starting Saturday, Oct. 13, to give flu shots to the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Watching, on Oct 11, 2007 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 2717 Views

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Letter: No sympathy for ticketed out-of-towner

Re: James Walton's letters about getting a parking ticket in downtown Menlo Park, and subsequent supporters of his position. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2007
Last comment by Alice, on Oct 17, 2007 at 8:46 am | 1 comment | 2705 Views

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Purse snatcher still at large after
downtown Menlo Park assault

Menlo Park police now have a composite sketch of a young man accused of knocking an elderly woman to the ground and taking...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Oct 17, 2007 at 10:00 pm | 1 comment | 2766 Views

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Man arrested for possessing fireworks

Darnell Sowers, 21, of Menlo Park was arrested June 4 on charges of possessing fireworks, defined as explosive devices under...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2007
Last comment by Darnell Sowers, on Oct 30, 2007 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 3238 Views

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North of the border: Chavez Market is building a clientele of customers from two worlds

For a little spice in your Saturday shopping, visit Chavez Market at 46 Fifth Ave. in Redwood City, just north of the Atherton...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by Jennifer D'Amico, on Nov 8, 2007 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 3276 Views

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MP toy store tests for lead in toys

In an effort to reduce parents' concerns about the presence of lead in their children's toys, Cheeky Monkey Toys in downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2007
Last comment by Nadeine Reynolds, on Nov 19, 2007 at 10:46 am | 1 comment | 4126 Views

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Belle Haven parents blast day care program

Many of the parents with children enrolled in the Belle Haven after-school program were disappointed in Barbara George's...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2007
Last comment by What ever, on Nov 20, 2007 at 11:35 am | 1 comment | 3024 Views
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