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Atherton OKs Little League tournament in Holbrook-Palmer Park

Atherton has approved a Little League tournament for Holbrook-Palmer Park next summer, but warned the sponsoring Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Jenson, on Nov 20, 2016 at 7:04 am | 6 comments | 1252 Views

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Atherton police consult FBI on vandalism targeting wealthy

The Atherton Police Department is reviewing material on security cameras made available by residents and consulting with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by MPCSD/Atherton resident, on Nov 17, 2016 at 11:57 pm | 23 comments | 8470 Views

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Atherton civic center donor seeks design changes

As Atherton scrambles to finish the design of its new civic center, a donor has asked for design changes that could set back...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 14 comments | 1633 Views

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Atherton: Crowd tells county they've had enough of Surf Air

San Mateo County got an earful from a standing-room only crowd of about 185 people who packed a meeting room in Atherton...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by JustMatt, on Nov 15, 2016 at 10:35 pm | 95 comments | 8131 Views

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Atherton may sue, again, over high-speed rail

Atherton has spent more than $145,000 fighting both the state's plans to put high-speed rail through the middle of town,...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by keenplanner, on Nov 14, 2016 at 11:48 am | 13 comments | 1935 Views

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Is Atherton Leaning Toward Brexit ?

With so many unexpected twists and turns to the political climate these days, it's natural to consider whether the Town of...

Original post made by Independence on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 12, 2016 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 134 Views

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DeGolia: Public money may be needed for new Atherton civic center

Atherton City Councilman Rick DeGolia says he thinks it is "inevitable" that the town must soon ask voters to allow the...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2016
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 11, 2016 at 8:16 am | 23 comments | 2776 Views

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Rep. Anna Eshoo supports Atherton's fiscal study of Menlo Park Fire Protection District

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, backs Atherton's plans to evaluate the costs and benefits of services provided to the town's...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Nov 5, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 46 comments | 2996 Views

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How new Atherton stoplight makes crossing El Camino more perilous

Atherton residents and officials say the new pedestrian-activated stoplight on El Camino Real at Almendral Avenue -- which...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 3, 2016 at 9:39 am | 16 comments | 4380 Views

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Federal revenues from and services to Atherton residents

Congresswoman Eshoo has stated " Our mutual constituents; through their elected officials should be able to have any and...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 100 Views

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Atherton council questions county library plans to share funding

Atherton City Council members questioned a proposal by the San Mateo County Libraries system to start using some of the property...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Oct 9, 2016 at 5:51 pm | 7 comments | 3933 Views

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Is It Time for an Atherton Referendum ?

The issue of spending up to $50,000 for yet another consultant's report is one report too many. The Atherton City Council...

Original post made by Observer on Oct. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 129 Views

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Fire board, Atherton lower the heat in funding fray

The Atherton City Council has made known its concerns about possible inequities between funding for town operations and funding...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 1, 2016 at 9:07 pm | 10 comments | 1360 Views

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Atherton council hears update on civic center design

When Atherton's City Council asked its architects to shave some square footage, and cost, off the new civic center's design,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on Sep 30, 2016 at 4:35 pm | 6 comments | 1714 Views

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Has Atherton Declared War

At times it seems that the Atherton Town Council and staff have become sue happy. Spending vasts amount of resident's hard...

Original post made by Nervous Nellie on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Loser!, on Sep 28, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 216 Views

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Atherton resident aims to give everyone lobbying power

Atherton resident John Thibault has written a book called "How to Change a Law" that with his iLobby website is designed...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by a must see, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 2037 Views

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Tonight: Atherton police contract on agenda

Contracts for Atherton's city manager and the police department are on the agenda when the Atherton City Council meets at...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by I'm in, on Sep 21, 2016 at 8:41 am | 1 comment | 923 Views

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Atherton wants to pursue cost-benefit study of fire district

Atherton's City Council is moving forward on a study of the tax revenue Atherton property owners pay to the Menlo Park Fire...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by fwiw, on Sep 19, 2016 at 10:37 am | 2 comments | 478 Views

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Atherton: The sting on El Camino Real

Atherton police had a plain clothes officer repeatedly cross El Camino Real at Almendral Avenue for two hours on Friday morning,...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by Jill, on Aug 31, 2016 at 7:21 am | 3 comments | 2716 Views

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New bus route takes students from East Palo Alto to M-A High

New school year, new bus route. Effective Aug. 7, SamTrans will operate a new school bus route running from the intersection...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Josemadriz, on Aug 25, 2016 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1143 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,341 views