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AROUND TOWN

Slocum running for county supervisor

A familiar face in county political circles, Warren Slocum announced his intention to run for the San Mateo County Board...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Leslie Stepp, on Mar 7, 2012 at 6:12 am | 1 comment | 953 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park house fire may displace family for a year

The fire that ravaged a Willow Road home on Tuesday morning may leave a Menlo Park family homeless for up to 12 months, according...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Fire response time, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 1081 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Chris Zider scholarship winners named

Two student-athletes -- Jenna Swartz of Menlo Park and Derek Hunter of Portola Valley -- are winners of the 2011 Chris Zider...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by kd94025, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1813 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Burglars hit Canada Road homes

Burglars broke into two Canada Road residences in Woodside on Friday, March 2, and stole goods valued at nearly $25,000,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 11, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1027 Views

ATHERTON

Letter: Lesson for Atherton in library parking issue?

The Feb. 29 Almanac carried several instructional articles, including the editorial about the current library parking "crunch"...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by Right You Are, on Mar 11, 2012 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1277 Views

AROUND TOWN

NANCY REAGAN BOOK ON PSYCHIC PREDICTIONS

With a forward by the late Dominick Dunne, it is said that Nancy Reagan's books on her psychic predictions through astrology...

Original post made by R.GORDON on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Mar 13, 2012 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 968 Views

MENLO PARK

Will Menlo Park join plastic bag ban?

The Menlo Park City Council hits the books for a study session on Tuesday, March 13, with a focus on green initiatives. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Carol, on Mar 13, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1174 Views

SPORTS

Pinewood, SHP boys join Eastside Prep girls in finals

The season continued for three local prep basketball teams, but ended for two others following CIF NorCal semifinal games...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by SHP Fan , on Mar 14, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1830 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: New member appointed to architecture review panel

Woodside resident Maggie Mah Johnson, a member of the town's Trails Committee and an equestrian, is now a member of the...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by , on Mar 15, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1272 Views

AROUND TOWN

A great three point plan for local government employee pay and pension reform

By Bob Cuddy | bcuddy@thetribunenews.com Pension reforms negotiated over the past several years by San Luis Obispo County...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Tim Wulff, on Mar 20, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 1 comment | 900 Views

ATHERTON

Library at HP Park - Schedule Published

The Council Packets for this week's meeting contain some interesting information about Atherton's new Library at Holbrook...

Original post made by Library Express on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Library Express, on Mar 26, 2012 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1109 Views

AROUND TOWN

One more step toward 'never again'

When Bill Mohr was a child, his family fled Nazi Germany, finding safe haven in a tiny nation that doesn't get much attention...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Srini, on Mar 19, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 1071 Views

MENLO PARK

Hazardous Water Heater Installations in West Menlo Park

To whom it may concern; Recently, I experienced a very frustrating situation involving a leaking water heater in the West...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by pickypicky, on Mar 20, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 1 comment | 1906 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside's new ASRB member has ties to culinary world stars

Woodside resident Maggie Mah Johnson, a food industry consultant, a former assistant to Julia Child, and an equestrian, is...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Joe, on Mar 20, 2012 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1254 Views

WOODSIDE

Today: Woodside meets on country club

The town of Woodside is holding meetings to consider a proposal to renovate the golf course and tennis facilities at the...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2012
Last comment by Poster, on Mar 20, 2012 at 7:28 pm | 1 comment | 1379 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stop Foreclosures & Audit, Mark Church of SMC

Here is an e-mail I sent last week to Mark Church, I have not received any response. From: Michael Stogner <michaelgstogner@yahoo.com> To:...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Mar 27, 2012 at 11:04 am | 1 comment | 1053 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside councilman Tom Shanahan ready to ask 'Why?'

The Woodside Town Council is a skeptical crew, but with the election in November of investment banker and former private-sector...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Some Guy, on Mar 21, 2012 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 1840 Views

AROUND TOWN

"Once Upon A Mattress" Enchants One and All !

The Menlo-Atherton High School Drama Department presents the fractured fairy-tale of a Spring Musical, "Once Upon A Mattress,"...

Original post made by Lyn Napel on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Lyn Napel, on Mar 21, 2012 at 10:09 pm | 1 comment | 1073 Views

WOODSIDE

Editorial: The right decision on herbicide spraying

Patty Mayall, a La Honda resident who has worked tirelessly for many years to convince county supervisors and Caltrans to...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Patty Mayall, on Mar 22, 2012 at 3:30 pm | 1 comment | 1474 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Community events back, weddings still banned, in Holbrook-Palmer Park

The unintended consequences of the Atherton City Council's vote in December to end weddings and other special events in Holbrook-Palmer...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Does not add up, on Mar 22, 2012 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 1687 Views
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