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AROUND TOWN

9 Years later a supervisor finally tries to implement a 9 year old grand jury recommendation..

Supervisor Dave Pine is trying to implement a Grand Jury recommendation from 2003. No other Supervisor has done this. Mark...

Original post made by MIchael G. Stogner on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Michael Stogner, on Nov 23, 2012 at 12:22 pm | 3 comments | 1061 Views

AROUND TOWN

Multiply your gifts with Almanac's Holiday Fund

For the 20th year, the Almanac offers readers the opportunity to increase their charitable donations with gifts to the Holiday...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1757 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Council Last Minute Action

On November 28, 2012, the Atherton Council with a Widmer McKeithen Dobbie majority will meet for their final time. It’s a...

Original post made by Last Minute on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Last Minute, on Nov 22, 2012 at 8:13 am | 6 comments | 963 Views

MENLO PARK

Arrillaga revises plans for Stanford lots

Developer John Arrillaga and Stanford University have submitted a revised plan for an eight-acre project in Menlo Park, but...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
Last comment by Stefan P, on Nov 21, 2012 at 5:39 pm | 3 comments | 1049 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park police get traffic safety grant

The Menlo Park Police Department now has $30,000 to apply toward making the city's roads safer, thanks to a state grant. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Scholar, on Nov 21, 2012 at 1:50 pm | 5 comments | 1657 Views

MENLO PARK

Fight begins over campaign sign suit

The attorney representing Virginia Chang Kiraly in the defamation lawsuit filed by the husband of the Menlo Park mayor did...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 991 Views

MENLO PARK

Obituary: Dorothy Cartan of Menlo Park

Dorothy Mary Bjorkland Cartan of Menlo Park died peacefully at home on Sept. 24. She was 87. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=12245...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Tony Lucio, on Nov 20, 2012 at 8:28 pm | 1 comment | 1169 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 | 1013 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park school district may take back O'Connor site to address soaring enrollment

In a move described as a "precautionary step," the Menlo Park City School District has sent the tenant of its former O'Connor...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by whatever, on Nov 20, 2012 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 1109 Views

ATHERTON

Mending Atherton's rifts a top priority

Now that the election is over, locating a new library in the park defeated, and a new council member on board, what's next...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2012
Last comment by Mend, on Nov 20, 2012 at 9:24 am | 17 comments | 1555 Views

AROUND TOWN

Have a Happier Holiday!

Local Menlo Park startup, Yiftee, has teamed up with Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (MPPC) in a Turkey Dinner donation program...

Original post made by Donna Novitsky on Nov. 19, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1634 Views

WOODSIDE

Lower speed limits coming soon to Woodside Glens streets

The end is near for 25 mph speed limits on many of the narrow winding streets of the Woodside Glens neighborhood in Woodside....

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by WhatKindaBumps, on Nov 19, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 4 comments | 1773 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley finds buyer for Blue Oaks lots

The town of Portola Valley announced Saturday an agreement on the sale, for $2.88 million, of two properties the town owns...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2012
Last comment by Redfield Flash, on Nov 19, 2012 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 1164 Views

MENLO PARK

Man shot and killed in Menlo Park is identified

Early Saturday evening, gunshots left 42-year-old Carey Cudlip dead in their wake on Ivy Drive in Menlo Park. His wife survived....

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2012
Last comment by Hop, on Nov 19, 2012 at 3:29 pm | 3 comments | 1235 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park City Council Election Analysis

The County elections office updated the city council race results. Ray Mueller cam in first with 5627 votes. Catherine...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Bill Johnson, on Nov 19, 2012 at 10:27 am | 26 comments | 1607 Views

MENLO PARK

Warrants served in Menlo Park fraud case

The Menlo Park Police Department would like you to know they served two search warrants on Thursday (Nov. 15), but that's...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by Some Guy, on Nov 19, 2012 at 9:00 am | 19 comments | 1894 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hanretty restitution hearing postponed

A court hearing to discuss what former school official Tim Hanretty should be required to pay in restitution to the Woodside...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2012
Last comment by WS Resident, on Nov 18, 2012 at 5:07 pm | 4 comments | 4202 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Learning how to learn

The tiny school, tucked into a ramshackle former insurance office at the back of the Portola Valley Village Square shopping...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2012
Last comment by Larry Tesler, on Nov 18, 2012 at 10:31 am | 4 comments | 1177 Views

AROUND TOWN

Habitat for Humanity gives homes to new owners

Five Menlo Park and East Palo Alto families will get keys to new homes on Saturday (Nov. 17), thanks to Habitat for Humanity. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ken B, on Nov 17, 2012 at 10:17 pm | 1 comment | 5071 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Annual Audit of Sequoia Healthcare District

`The Annual Financial Statements of the Sequoia Healthcare District are available in the Oct. 10, 2012 Meeting Agenda and...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Nov 17, 2012 at 9:27 am | 3 comments | 1808 Views
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Freshman Blues Don't Mean Wrong College
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 1,297 views

Background and Ideas for the Comp Plan
By Steve Levy | 21 comments | 1,229 views

When Grandparents Visit
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 953 views

The State’s Proposed “Rainy Day” Fund Threatens Local School Districts’ Ability To Keep Their Financial Houses In Order
By Erin Glanville | 3 comments | 374 views

Aging and Training
By Paul Bendix | 1 comment | 203 views