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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Incumbent files for school board race

Incumbent Maria Hilton has filed papers for a second term on the Menlo Park City School District board, and incumbent Jeff...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Give Me A Break, on Jul 27, 2012 at 12:32 pm | 5 comments | 1633 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton council calls 4pm meeting on library

A special council meeting at 4pm Wednesday has been called to approve the ballot measure for the library in the park. At...

Original post made by Fair Vote on Jul. 21, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 27, 2012 at 7:19 am | 32 comments | 1691 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Art and Theatre Commission (MP ATC)

Not long ago, The Almanac newspaper ran a front page article on the topic of the Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center (MA...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Jul. 18, 2012
Last comment by Jim Lewis, on Jul 26, 2012 at 9:49 pm | 2 comments | 1001 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Leslie Lambert: 'You are a different person'

On waking up in the morning, those of us in normal good health have abilities that are all but instinctual: knowing how to...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Danna, on Jul 26, 2012 at 11:42 am | 2 comments | 929 Views

WOODSIDE

Expensive watch stolen from golf bag

Someone stole a Rolex watch and a set of keys with a total estimated value of $10,300 from a golf bag at the Menlo County...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1170 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Supervisors vote 4-1 to put sales tax on ballot

It might be like making a speech to a hostile audience when the county writes its argument in support of a half-cent sales...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Irate Voter, on Jul 25, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 13 comments | 1086 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside agrees to raise fees gradually

Applicants with remodeling and building projects in Woodside will pay more for Town Hall's review of their projects in coming...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Just a thought, on Jul 25, 2012 at 8:38 pm | 1 comment | 1274 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Struck strikes gold and bronze while rowing in Mexico

Sacred Heart Prep senior Danni Struck of Portola Valley will have some interesting stories to tell when she returns to school...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dupi, on Jul 25, 2012 at 6:19 pm | 1 comment | 1176 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Feature story: Beating the drums for jazz

Most of us forever remember the magical moment when a great passion ignites. For Jon Krosnick, the magic occurred in 1972,...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2012
Last comment by Peter Erskine, on Jul 25, 2012 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 989 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Love to play jazz? Come to Jazz Jam on July 29

Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) in Mountain View hosts jazz jam sessions several times per year. The Jam is open...

Original post made by CSMA on Jul. 25, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1372 Views

ATHERTON

Today: Atherton meets on ballot language

The Atherton City Council will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, to approve language for three measures on the November...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Laurie, on Jul 25, 2012 at 1:33 pm | 4 comments | 958 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Plastic bag ban meeting

Menlo Park will hold an informational meeting about the proposed single-use plastic bag ban on Wednesday (July 25). The meeting...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Sue, on Jul 25, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 2 comments | 832 Views

OTHER TOPICS

When Lyme disease becomes a nightmare

Sherry Cagan of Portola Valley says she nearly died when she ended up in the emergency room with the systemic MRSA staph...

Original post made on May. 5, 2012
Last comment by Aquamarine, on Jul 24, 2012 at 7:10 pm | 4 comments | 2751 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Editorial: Stoplights not best option for Ladera

County supervisors did the right thing July 10 when they put the brakes on a Department of Public Works recommendation to...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Margaret, on Jul 24, 2012 at 6:34 pm | 1 comment | 1005 Views

OTHER TOPICS

State Senate candidates in 30 minutes or less

California State Assemblyman Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, seems like a man who really could give you his life story in three...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jul 24, 2012 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 848 Views

AROUND TOWN

This week at Atherton Library

Wednesday, July 25 at 3 pm: The Lizard Lady brings some interested creatures. For ages 4 and up. Thursday, July 26 at...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Jul. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 793 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park man drowns in Minnesota

A 75-year-old Menlo Park man was swimming in a Minnesota lake on Saturday afternoon when he went under, according to the...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Don, on Jul 24, 2012 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 929 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Peninsula Bridge now reaches 400 students

Peninsula Bridge, which for 22 years has conducted summer enrichment programs for motivated kids from under-resourced communities,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
Last comment by Bebop more, on Jul 24, 2012 at 6:55 am | 1 comment | 943 Views

WOODSIDE

Those were the days -- bicycle club in Woodside

The Pedale Alpini Bicycle Club began meeting in Woodside in 1957, when bicycle racing was fading from the American scene....

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2012
There are no comments yet. 981 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park squirrel infected with West Nile virus

A gray squirrel trapped by the county in Menlo Park has tested positive for the West Nile virus, San Mateo County officials...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2012
Last comment by Jenny Redo, on Jul 23, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 914 Views
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