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AROUND TOWN

UPDATE: MP council member recall effort still anonymous; intentions, credibility questioned

Whoever is behind the supposed effort to oust Menlo Park City Council members Kelly Fergusson, Richard Cline and Heyward...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2007
Last comment by Royal, on Dec 30, 2007 at 9:17 pm | 17 comments | 3093 Views

AROUND TOWN

Can we rise to the challenge of rising sea levels?

The monster in San Mateo County's closet is rising sea level, an issue humanity will be dealing with for the next 1,000 years,...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by Poster, on Jan 7, 2014 at 3:53 pm | 1 comment | 3093 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park plans next steps to improve rail crossing safety

People disagree on whether railroad tracks should be elevated above the street or buried underground in Menlo Park, and whether...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2015
Last comment by Carab1n3r, on Mar 29, 2015 at 5:16 pm | 43 comments | 3093 Views

MENLO PARK

We were hoodwinked on tax

<i>The following guest opinion by Dee Tolles, former mayor of Menlo Park, was published in the Almanac's March 14 print edition:</i> In...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Mar. 16, 2007
Last comment by UUT supporter, on Mar 18, 2007 at 7:12 am | 5 comments | 3092 Views

WOODSIDE

SEE AUDIO SLIDE SHOW: A 7,200 mile odyssey

After surviving the frequent tipping-over of her 23-by-6-foot boat, the breaking of all four oars, and the complete breakdown...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2007
Last comment by Brett, on Aug 26, 2007 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 3092 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton voters to choose council member, decide on parcel tax renewal in November

Atherton voters will choose their new council member after all: The City Council reaffirmed on Wednesday night (July 17)...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:56 am | 40 comments | 3092 Views

MENLO PARK

Voter's Guide: Measure M in Menlo Park

It's not over until it's over, and in Menlo Park, that may be never. The downtown/El Camino Real specific plan, which determines...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 15, 2014 at 6:49 pm | 54 comments | 3092 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kids Defecating in Parks Okay?

Today I was at the park in Palo Alto on Kipling and watched as a mother potty trained her 3 year old by having him defecate...

Original post made by Disgusted on Aug. 26, 2007
Last comment by Fastidious, on Aug 27, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 7 comments | 3091 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park utility tax: What's wrong with this picture?

The following Guest Opinion by Menlo Park resident Mark Gilles was published in the Almanac's Feb. 21 print edition: By...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Feb. 21, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3090 Views

AROUND TOWN

100 Book Clubs Have Joined Keplerís

Here's a Jan. 22 e-mail from Kepler's bookstore in Menlo Park: On June 1, 2006, Keplerís launched its Book Club program,...

Original post made by Kepler\'s Lover on Jan. 22, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Double of Nothing X 3 Boys & Girls Clubs Challenges

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula is currently facing several challenges. The youth organization, which has clubhouses...

Original post made by Chris Canter on Dec. 19, 2006
There are no comments yet. 3088 Views

ATHERTON

Why Iím supporting Elizabeth Lewis and David Henig for Atherton Council.

All the discussion in the presidential campaign this year is about change, with both sides claiming that theyíre...

Original post made by James R. Janz on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by Thelma, on Nov 2, 2008 at 8:46 pm | 4 comments | 3086 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Spare the Air restrictions continue tomorrow

A Bay Area wood-burning ban that continued into the New Year will remain in effect on Thursday, officials from the Bay Area...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 2, 2014 at 12:54 pm | 4 comments | 3086 Views

SPORTS

Women's adult soccer league sign-ups

Beginning and intermediate level teams play refereed games 1-2 times per week for fitness and friendship. Women 23 years...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Feb. 22, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3085 Views

WOODSIDE

Wow, near head on accident on Sand Hill!

Today around 4pm I was driving west on Sand Hill following a white thunderbird with a "Veterans for Bush" sign in the rear...

Original post made by Terrified! on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by Terrified, on Sep 25, 2007 at 3:51 pm | 5 comments | 3085 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Lane brother donate $50,000 to Yes on Measure A, the 1/8th cent parks sales tax

The Lane brothers of Portola Valley and Atherton have donated a total of $50,000 to the Yes on Measure A campaign in San...

Original post made by Voter on Nov. 6, 2006
There are no comments yet. 3084 Views

MENLO PARK

Serving our city

Menlo Park has just elected and sworn in a new city council that has promised to be more responsive to the public. Now is...

Original post made by Elizabeth Lasensky on Dec. 11, 2006
Last comment by Anna, on Dec 11, 2006 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 3084 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Deputy challenges incumbent sheriff in write-in campaign

Greg Munks ran unopposed for re-election as San Mateo County sheriff in 2010. This time around, while the ballot for the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Poster, on May 21, 2014 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 3084 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Risk everywhere when bikes, autos share the road

The following letter by Bruce Campbell was published in the Almanac's Jan. 31 print edition: Editor: Sailboats have...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Jan. 31, 2007
Last comment by citizen A, on Feb 3, 2007 at 1:31 pm | 2 comments | 3083 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 | 3083 Views
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