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MENLO PARK

Let's play gas price!

Ever notice that the four gas stations on El Camino in Menlo Park from Middle to Valpariso seem to always have the same gas...

Original post made by collusion on Mar. 22, 2010
Last comment by Joanna, on Mar 22, 2010 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1065 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton's Inability to Police Itself

There were a series of posts questioning the conduct of a former member of the Santa Clara County REACT Task force, who remains...

Original post made by Colorado Aspen on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by management consultant, on Oct 25, 2010 at 8:27 am | 9 comments | 1176 Views

ATHERTON

Scheduling Council Meetings

A closed session council meeting for John Johns' litigation was announced Saturday for this Monday. I imagine all council...

Original post made by Columbo on Mar. 28, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Mar 30, 2010 at 10:35 am | 6 comments | 1259 Views

ATHERTON

Jerry Carlson Bristles at Questions over his Integrity

At last night's meeting Jerry Carlson expressed umbrage over the notion that he no longer had the moral authority to serve...

Original post made by common cause on Apr. 8, 2010
Last comment by observant one, on Apr 9, 2010 at 11:31 am | 5 comments | 1364 Views

MENLO PARK

Allied Arts Low Rent Alternative Won't Work

It’s been suggested that rebuilding the revenues at the Allied Arts Guild will take time, and that one path to growth is...

Original post made by Common Sense on Mar. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2678 Views

ATHERTON

Police and administration cuts

A few weeks ago, I posted an article suggesting that, given the huge budget deficit in Atherton, yet the appearance of agenda...

Original post made by Common sense on May. 3, 2009
Last comment by Common sense, on May 3, 2009 at 9:55 pm | 4 comments | 1771 Views

ATHERTON

The 70% Solution

Question: How many private companies do you know of that make an employee's 401(k) contribution for him in addition to providing...

Original post made by Common sense on Aug. 7, 2013
Last comment by Common sense, on Aug 7, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 1 comment | 836 Views

ATHERTON

Mayor Widmer's Verbal Comments Don't Match Hs Press Release

A month after sending out a Press Release to residents that "no contract talks" had taken place regarding compensation reductions...

Original post made by Compensation Reduction on Nov. 28, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1009 Views

MENLO PARK

Ciardella's unethical campaign material

Council candidate Ciardella is supposed to adhere to California's Fair Political Practices Commission's rules. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by concerned on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by for positive campaigns, on Nov 2, 2008 at 10:23 am | 6 comments | 1826 Views

MENLO PARK

Is someone trying to kill the two heritage redwood trees in front of the old Cadillac dealership?

It looks like someone has been removing the bark of the redwood trees at the old Cadillac dealership. Is there an interested...

Original post made by Concerned on Feb. 5, 2009
Last comment by Joanna, on Feb 9, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 7 comments | 1969 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Town Council, IPads and the Brown Act

It appears that the Atherton Town Council will shortly begin using town purchased IPads for town business. As is happening...

Original post made by concerned on Jul. 14, 2012
Last comment by Brown Act , on Jul 17, 2012 at 7:54 am | 8 comments | 1619 Views

MENLO PARK

Acrid smell near SRI last night

Did anyone else smell an acrid odor near the intersection of Ravenswood and Laurel last night around 2 A.M.? I've smelled...

Original post made by Concerned on Aug. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1004 Views

MENLO PARK

ENTRAPMENT . . . .

Did you ever park your car in downtown Menlo Park? If you have, you no doubt were in one of the Parking Plaza's that had...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Oct. 27, 2007
Last comment by short term parker, on Nov 13, 2007 at 8:25 am | 3 comments | 2498 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown - Aggressive Parking Citations

The topic of downtown - aggressive parking citations is an old topic that deserves a fresh review. The City Council had...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Sep. 18, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 27, 2014 at 10:56 am | 15 comments | 7252 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Gasoline prices, inflation and global warming-some thoughts

Are gasoline prices being monitored by any agency in the government? If not shouldn't they be? In the '70s gasoline shortages...

Original post made by Concerned in Palo Alto on Jul. 7, 2007
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jul 7, 2007 at 9:21 pm | 1 comment | 2837 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ghysels' Leadership in the MPCSD

There have recently been several posts on other threads regarding the maangement style of Maurice Ghysels. As noted by Carl,...

Original post made by Concerned Member of the MPCSD Community on Feb. 11, 2012
Last comment by Smart Gal, on Apr 1, 2012 at 2:33 pm | 9 comments | 2300 Views

MENLO PARK

child laying in street on Friday???

Could someone please tell me what happened on Friday on the corner of Hobart and Santa Cruz? There was a child laying in...

Original post made by concerned parent on Mar. 2, 2013
Last comment by Sandy Brundage, Almanac Staff Writer, on Mar 5, 2013 at 11:57 am | 5 comments | 1048 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos School District Locks Out Its Charter Students

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130808006511/en/Parents-Bullis-Charter-School-Stage-Protest-School August 08,...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by false, on Aug 12, 2013 at 5:24 pm | 1 comment | 951 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Gets Ready to Settle John Johns Litigation

The Town of Atherton has posted a closed session agenda, the second in the ten days since the last council meeting, to discuss...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Mar. 27, 2010
Last comment by mortgage broker, on Apr 2, 2010 at 12:27 am | 13 comments | 1351 Views

MENLO PARK

Beware - Fake Endorsement Mailers

Voters beware -- Once again, our mail is filled with numerous mailers endorsing multiple candidates and measures. An alarming...

Original post made by concerned voter on Oct. 28, 2010
Last comment by POGO, on Oct 30, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 20 comments | 1390 Views
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