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SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A protest planned in Palo Alto today at noon

Some 25 to 40 students from Menlo-Atherton High School are planning to show up to today at noon outside Gunn High School...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2010
Last comment by Sal, on Feb 10, 2010 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 1603 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Allied Arts Guild gives $110,000 to hospital

The Allied Arts Guild Auxiliary recently donated $110,000 to the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. The auxiliary...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2010
Last comment by SF Auxiliary for LSPCH, on Feb 12, 2010 at 5:04 pm | 1 comment | 1413 Views

SPORTS

Big waves hit Mavericks observers, injuring 13

The Mavericks Surf Contest near Half Moon Bay -- called by surfers as the biggest surfing event in history -- had bigger-than-expected...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Feb 14, 2010 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 1548 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supervisor Mark Church to run for county post

There's already a contender for Warren Slocum's old job. San Mateo County Supervisor Mark Church has announced on Feb. 11...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2010
Last comment by George, on Feb 15, 2010 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1257 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Road reopens after accident reconstruction

Authorities have reopened a portion of Bayfront Expressway (Highway 84) in Menlo Park that was shut down this morning so...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Donald, on Feb 16, 2010 at 7:08 pm | 1 comment | 1452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park, Atherton voice preference for underground rail

Responding to a request from the California High-Speed Rail Authority, Menlo Park and Atherton have both sent letters stating...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Feb 18, 2010 at 12:49 pm | 1 comment | 1310 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Going daffy

Nearly a million blooms highlight Filoli's 'Daffodil Daydreams' event. The cheery spring bloomers will be celebrated at Filoli...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2010
Last comment by Judith Wood, on Feb 19, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 1 comment | 1353 Views

AROUND TOWN

From Atherton to Afghanistan

First Lt. Peter Dixon of Atherton is sitting in the front room of a building made of mud in a town in the southern Afghanistan...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2010
Last comment by David Yorck, on Feb 20, 2010 at 4:30 pm | 1 comment | 2096 Views

MENLO PARK

Homeowner's default cost city $100K

Between legal fees and missed loan payments and homeowners' association dues, the default on loans by a homeowner of a below-market-rate...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by Concerned, on Feb 23, 2010 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 1191 Views

SPORTS

Sports: Chris Barrett signs with USD

Chris Barrett, a five-year veteran of the Menlo-Atherton Vikings Pop Warner football program, recently signed a letter of...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2010
Last comment by J Baigent, on Feb 23, 2010 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 2078 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district board seeks community input on new superintendent

With the planned June 30 departure of the superintendent of the Sequoia Union High School District, the governing board...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2010
Last comment by full search advocate, on Feb 24, 2010 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 1504 Views

MENLO PARK

Today: Save the Bay to name opponents to Cargill project

Environmental advocacy group Save the Bay will stage a press conference at Bayfront Park at 1 p.m. today, unveiling a list...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Objective, on Feb 26, 2010 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1136 Views

MENLO PARK

Man killed when hit by Caltrain in Mountain View

A southbound Caltrain fatally struck an adult male pedestrian in Mountain View late this afternoon (Thursday), disrupting...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by D. Horner, on Feb 26, 2010 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 1159 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Today: Opera@Ladera -- Haiti benefit concert

A benefit concert for the people of Haiti will be performed in the sanctuary of Ladera Community Church from 4 to 5 p.m....

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2010
Last comment by Gunslinger, on Feb 28, 2010 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 1297 Views

MENLO PARK

Celebration of an eclectic neighborhood

Cafe Zoe has become a gathering place in Menlo Park's Willows neighborhood, shaped by the disparate influences of the community...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by Carolyn Kennedy, on Mar 1, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 1 comment | 1267 Views

WOODSIDE

Part of Sand Hill closed due to gas main break

Sand Hill Road closed between Whiskey and Portola roads due to a gas main break, with no estimate as to when the road will...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2010
Last comment by cc, on Mar 1, 2010 at 3:37 pm | 1 comment | 2010 Views

AROUND TOWN

City revising housing law

Menlo Park has revised the ordinance that governs its below-market-rate housing program, streamlining the document and adding...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Do t fire til you see the whites of their eyes, on Mar 2, 2010 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 1214 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Miss the USGS lecture?

Did you miss the recent U.S. Geological Service talk in Menlo Park on the USGS ARkSTORM project? That project considers the...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 2, 2010 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 1348 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidates emerge for Ira Ruskin seat

The race for Ira Ruskin's California Assembly seat has begun, even though his term isn't up until 2010. San Mateo County...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by John, on Mar 2, 2010 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1259 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park to fund five more Habitat homes

Menlo Park's City Council at its March 2 meeting approved providing funding to help Habitat for Humanity buy and renovate...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2010
Last comment by resident, on Mar 3, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 1349 Views
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