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THE LOCAL DISH

Bravo Fono restaurant closes after 27 years

Bravo Fono restaurant, a landmark at Stanford Shopping Center, has closed after 27 years in business. Owners Laszlo and Paulette...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by jack rosenberg, on Apr 18, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 7 comments | 3913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park man takes recreation director post in Saratoga

Interim director takes permanent recreation post in Saratoga By Michele Tjin - MediaNews Article Launched: 09/27/2007 02:59:21...

Original post made by Thank You! on Sep. 30, 2007
Last comment by Recreation needs help, on Oct 10, 2007 at 1:11 pm | 7 comments | 2602 Views

MENLO PARK

Waiving The Flag of Freedom

What would you think about the creation of a flag for the City of Menlo Park? As far as I know, we don't have one. Many,...

Original post made by James Lewis on Oct. 7, 2007
Last comment by James Lewis, on Oct 18, 2007 at 5:42 pm | 7 comments | 2655 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Veteran Baker and Devoted Father

I am witing the Menlo Park community to inform them of a pending triple bypass open heart operation for my father Gerald...

Original post made by Michele Page on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Christine Backeroff, on May 1, 2008 at 10:17 pm | 7 comments | 2590 Views

MENLO PARK

Hilligoss out of the Park Theatre picture; Duncan plan likely to move forward

Menlo Park real estate broker Tom Hilligoss has announced that he no longer is pursuing the possibility of buying and restoring...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2007
Last comment by Stupified, on Oct 24, 2007 at 10:05 am | 7 comments | 2470 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: Theater owner offers his view on projects

As the owner of the Park Theater property, I think it is important to share my thoughts about the current proposals to reuse...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2007
Last comment by old guy, on Nov 7, 2007 at 12:24 pm | 7 comments | 2560 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford wants to dump 300,000 cubic yards of fill on former Christmas tree farm in SM County

As Stanford pursues its massive campus expansion, it will dig up a lot of dirt that needs to be disposed of somewhere --...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by new guy, on Nov 15, 2007 at 7:33 am | 7 comments | 2615 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rosewood rooms: $400-$450 a night

Further details about the Stanford University/Rosewood Hotel, being built on Sand Hill Road near Interstate 280 in Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by money talks, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:26 am | 7 comments | 2881 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Death of cyclist who fell on Sand Hill Road ruled 'accidental'

Deborah Johnson, the 51-year-old Palo Alto bicyclist who died July 24 in Stanford Hospital after falling off her bike in...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2007
Last comment by Alexis, on Oct 8, 2008 at 8:33 am | 7 comments | 3038 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Keystone cop tactics in chase for Ladera mail thieves

Why the massive law enforcement response to a report of suspected mail theft in the Ladera area last week, with possibly...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2008
Last comment by truth, on Feb 1, 2008 at 3:39 pm | 7 comments | 2321 Views

MENLO PARK

Police station approved for Belle Haven

After more than three years of delays, it looks like a police station will finally be built in Menlo Park's Belle Haven...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2008
Last comment by Joanna, on Mar 2, 2008 at 7:56 pm | 7 comments | 2540 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sea level rising

In a stunning reversal, the slogan for San Francisco Bay may have changed from "Save the Bay" to "Save the Land." Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by NGM, on Feb 26, 2008 at 10:03 am | 7 comments | 2466 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside councilwoman charged with DUI

Woodside Councilwoman Carroll Ann Hodges spent Friday night in the First Chance substance-abuse facility in San Carlos and...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Paul Goeld, on Apr 10, 2008 at 7:52 pm | 7 comments | 2588 Views

MENLO PARK

The walk-signal device talks but what is it saying?

What is the pole-mounted walk-signal device at the corner of El Camino Real and Menlo Avenue saying in its mechanical voice...

Original post made by David Boyce on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Fester Bestertester, on Apr 21, 2008 at 5:14 pm | 7 comments | 2126 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Bike tunnel idea a waste of money

It is a shameful waste of the city of Menlo Park's money to pay a consultant $41,000 to study the feasibility and placement...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Same old rant, on Sep 11, 2008 at 12:54 pm | 7 comments | 2179 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A landmark emerges on the M-A High School campus

Lysistrata, Aristophanes' comedy in which Greek women from all sides of the Peloponnesian War withhold sex from their husbands...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Aug 7, 2008 at 10:53 am | 7 comments | 2162 Views

FICTION

The search for bigfoot goes on

A prominent researcher in the search for Bigfoot works out of Menlo Park. My immediate question: why Menlo Park? I think...

Original post made by Joe on Aug. 20, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on Aug 29, 2008 at 4:05 pm | 7 comments | 3882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Board recommends NorCal over Allied Waste for garbage collection

A major fight is brewing over garbage franchises in central and south San Mateo County. NorCal Waste Systems of San Mateo...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2008
Last comment by Jim Elliot, on Oct 22, 2008 at 10:06 am | 7 comments | 2254 Views

MENLO PARK

MP, Atherton councils: Vote no on Prop. 1A

Just vote no. That's the message from Menlo Park and Atherton city council members regarding Proposition 1A, the high-speed...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2008
Last comment by Richard Rider, on Oct 6, 2008 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 1828 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Times changed, Mervyns didn't, founder says

Mervyns founder Merv Morris of Atherton expressed 'great sadness for the several thousand employees' impacted by the final...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2008
Last comment by Angela k., on Oct 6, 2013 at 11:29 am | 7 comments | 3475 Views
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