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MENLO PARK

Unions say 'no thanks' to Menlo endorsements

They invited, they interviewed, they conferred, but in the end, three unions decided to endorse -- no one running for Menlo...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Bill, on Oct 5, 2010 at 7:58 pm | 14 comments | 1618 Views

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Menlo passes 'no confidence' vote on HSR

The rail authority can look to receiving yet another letter expressing "no confidence" in its handling of high-speed rail....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by AGREE, on Oct 9, 2010 at 9:43 am | 5 comments | 1734 Views

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Pros, cons of Measure T

<B>Editor's Note:</I></B> On Nov. 2, Menlo Park voters will decide whether to approve the Menlo Gateway project on Constitution...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by No on T, on Oct 12, 2010 at 11:44 am | 30 comments | 1900 Views

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Guest opinion: Why we need the downtown plan

Have you heard about the draft plan for El Camino Real and downtown? Menlo Park seeks your comments and suggestions to inform...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Gail Slocum, on Feb 15, 2011 at 1:11 pm | 8 comments | 1393 Views

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Menlo-Atherton rolls to a big PAL football victory

Thursday's prep roundup: Making up for lost time after losing its first three games of the season, the Menlo-Atherton football...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by GoooBears, on Oct 8, 2010 at 1:41 pm | 3 comments | 1670 Views

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Three arrested in string of Willows burglaries

After weeks of dogged investigation, Menlo Park police have nabbed three men they think are behind the recent rash of home...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Oct 8, 2010 at 1:30 pm | 1 comment | 1203 Views

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Money trickles into Menlo council campaigns

The six Menlo Park City Council candidates disclosed the state of their campaign finances this week, covering donations and...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Upper Middle Class, on Oct 12, 2010 at 4:02 pm | 18 comments | 2084 Views

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Sinfully good angel food cakes

Espresso-chip cake topped with bittersweet chocolate ganache. Lime coconut cake with coconut frosting. Rosewater cake with...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2010
Last comment by Anna, on Oct 11, 2010 at 3:40 pm | 2 comments | 2792 Views

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Measures better funded than council campaigns

How much are people willing to spend on Measure T and Measure L? More than they're willing to invest in the City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Charles, on Oct 25, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 1486 Views

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Six vie for three seats on Menlo Park City Council

Four years ago, six candidates vied for three seats on the Menlo Park City Council, and this year is no different. But breaking...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Council Watcher, on Oct 12, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1329 Views

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Editorial endorsements

<B>Menlo Park City Council Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=10262 posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 15, 2010 at 11:33 pm | 15 comments | 2007 Views

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Tea Party for three Menlo candidates

As the Nov. 2 elections approach, hype flies fast and furious, and so do the innuendos. Former Menlo Park mayor Gail Slocum...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by serial voter, on Oct 16, 2010 at 1:44 pm | 47 comments | 2480 Views

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Menlo Park's new gym opens Saturday

The community gets its first tour of the Arrillaga Family Gymnasium on Saturday, Oct. 16, when the city hosts a grand opening...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 16, 2010 at 2:23 pm | 3 comments | 1578 Views

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Voter's Guide: Six vie for three seats on Menlo Park City Council

Four years ago, six candidates vied for three seats on the Menlo Park City Council, and this year is no different. But breaking...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Almanac Lover, on Oct 18, 2010 at 2:06 pm | 3 comments | 1621 Views

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Voter's Guide: Measure L for "Limit" on pension benefits

Public employee pension plans garnered nationwide attention as the recession chipped away at city financial reserves, and...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Observer, on Oct 19, 2010 at 5:54 am | 5 comments | 1548 Views

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Voter's Guide: Measure T would allow Bohannon to build office-hotel complex

Measure T, the Bohannon Menlo Gateway project, is the ballot measure that almost wasn't. Despite the 4-1 vote by the Menlo...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2010
Last comment by No More No Birds, on Oct 17, 2010 at 1:35 pm | 6 comments | 1837 Views

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Bohannon vs. Bernstein: Menlo politics inspire hit pieces

Politicians aspire to stand out during campaign season. One way to do that? Mention "sabotage" during a public forum while...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2010
Last comment by Boohannon, on Oct 21, 2010 at 10:07 pm | 26 comments | 2446 Views

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Correction

In the Voter's Guide that ran in the Oct. 13 issue, The Almanac reported that incumbent Menlo Park Councilman Rich Cline...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2010
Last comment by looking on, on Oct 19, 2010 at 10:59 pm | 3 comments | 1213 Views

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Menlo council's interminable plans for Terminal Avenue

Twenty-two Habitat for Humanity homes, or 1.5 acres for Beechwood School? That's the question the Menlo Park City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by MP Rep, on Nov 18, 2010 at 12:47 pm | 10 comments | 1745 Views

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Hit-and-run driver pleads no contest

The driver who hit a motorcyclist in Menlo Park, then fled the scene despite the victim begging for help, pleaded no contest...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Don, on Oct 20, 2010 at 7:53 pm | 5 comments | 1485 Views
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