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SPORTS

Rugby on wheels

The squeal of metal against metal, the smack of rubber against flesh: Murder was in the air as Kentucky hosted the national...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Aggie, on Apr 23, 2014 at 7:54 pm | 1 comment | 1144 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Car avoids deer, sparks fire in Palo Alto hills

A fire in the Palo Alto hills burned 1.5 acres on Friday afternoon after a car swerved to avoid a deer, hit a ditch and caught...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Jonathan, on Jun 16, 2014 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pair arrested for allegedly stealing mail in Menlo Park, Woodside and other cities

A traffic stop on Tuesday morning led to the arrest of two probationers in possession of mail stolen from several Peninsula...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by pearl, on Sep 25, 2014 at 8:50 pm | 2 comments | 1144 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saltworks drops off the drawing board

Environmental activists rejoiced after developer DMB Associates announced last week that the controversial Saltworks project...

Original post made on May. 8, 2012
Last comment by Cheer and Jeers, on May 8, 2012 at 4:16 pm | 5 comments | 1143 Views

MENLO PARK

New districts would shift power on Peninsula

A state-senate redistricting proposal, released by the nonpartisan California Citizens Redistricting Commission, would make...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2011
Last comment by poster , on Jun 19, 2011 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 1142 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Marine Corps Birthday! Ooh Rah! 11/10/11

Please join me on November 10, 2011, in wishing the United States Marine Corps a Happy 236th Birthday. I'm proud to honor...

Original post made by Dave Bragg- Firefighter/Combat Veteran on Nov. 10, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Nov 10, 2011 at 9:07 am | 1 comment | 1142 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Simitian pushes bill to keep parks open

With a July 1 deadline looming over a budget-cutting plan that would close some 70 of the 270 state parks, two state senators...

Original post made on May. 9, 2012
Last comment by ann, on May 9, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 1142 Views

ATHERTON

Wait on Labor Contracts for Wiest to be Seated

Last week the council had a closed session meeting for labor contracts, this is to allow agenda item for open session next...

Original post made by Council Make-up on Nov. 18, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 20, 2012 at 7:00 pm | 13 comments | 1142 Views

MENLO PARK

Service for Ted Wellings

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan, 11, for Ted Wellings, a longtime resident of Woodside Hills who...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Barbara Mason, on Jan 11, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 1142 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police plan to expand surveillance

Four surveillance cameras will be added to the Menlo Park Police Department's arsenal if city officials agree. The cameras...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 29, 2013 at 5:48 pm | 6 comments | 1142 Views

MENLO PARK

Caltrain parking fees increase

The daily parking fee at Caltrain stations will rise to $5, with the monthly fees at $50, starting Sept. 1. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2013
Last comment by whatever, on Aug 22, 2013 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1142 Views

MENLO PARK

Fire district vehicle involved in car crash

A Menlo Park Fire Protection District vehicle was involved in a minor crash in East Palo Alto Friday afternoon. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1142 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Menlo Park Planning Commission studies Haven Avenue housing

Part of tonight's Menlo Park Planning Commission meeting will be dedicated to a study session on a proposed Haven Avenue...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2014
Last comment by millennial , on Aug 18, 2014 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 1142 Views

MENLO PARK

New smoking ban goes into effect Nov. 29

With zero discussion, the Menlo Park City Council waived a second reading of the revised smoking ordinance last week, thus...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Oct 4, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1141 Views

AROUND TOWN

Backpack leads police to alleged burglar

A teenage boy dropped a backpack, lost a shoe, and left behind the laptop he was allegedly trying to steal while fleeing...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2011
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 5, 2011 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1141 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton - Charter City?

Atherton's Council will consider whether to become a Charter City this Wednesday. From Wikipedia: For example, in...

Original post made by Bell Rizzo on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by Questions, on May 14, 2012 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 1141 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Sister City Program

Nowadays news about international events fills our airwaves and newspapers nearly 24/7. One way to help connect both individuals...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Mar. 23, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1141 Views

MENLO PARK

Jury convicts Menlo Park man of first-degree murder for fatally shooting taxi driver

Jurors Tuesday convicted a Menlo Park man of first-degree murder for the fatal shooting of a taxi driver in Redwood City...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by observer, on Apr 15, 2010 at 11:01 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Study shows big traffic impacts from proposed library in park

A traffic light will be needed to address the increased traffic congestion at Middlefield Road and Watkins Avenue if a new...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2012
Last comment by Another interested neighbor, on Apr 1, 2012 at 4:01 pm | 2 comments | 1140 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley weighs future of farmers' market

The Portola Valley Town Council in April approved a six-week trial for the Thursday afternoon farmers' market. On Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views
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