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ATHERTON

Rosier outlook for Atherton's budget

Less than a year after making drastic budget cuts, including eliminating the equivalent of more than 12 full-time workers...

Original post made on May. 23, 2012
Last comment by Save the Courts, on May 23, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 1 comment | 1202 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cover story: X-rays at SLAC expose theorems of Archimedes under medieval prayers

A modern marriage of ancient wisdom with space-age technology at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) is producing...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by someone, on May 24, 2012 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 1013 Views

AROUND TOWN

Supes candidates square off at forum

Six of the seven candidates vying for an open seat on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors met in Redwood City on...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Jed, on May 25, 2012 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton man injured in SUV crash

An Atherton man in his 60s was in serious but stable condition Thursday after his SUV apparently drifted onto a sidewalk...

Original post made on May. 25, 2012
Last comment by Haricot Vert, on May 25, 2012 at 4:35 pm | 1 comment | 1138 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Portola Valley School District may lay off classroom aides

Thirteen part-time classroom aides may lose their jobs in the next school year as the Portola Valley School District struggles...

Original post made on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by Matt Richter, on May 26, 2012 at 7:42 am | 1 comment | 1455 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rolling along through life

Each of us must find the right dance to move us through life with as much grace and satisfaction as we can hope to attain....

Original post made on May. 26, 2012
Last comment by James, on May 26, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 1 comment | 1558 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Peninsula Transportation Alternatives Supervisor Candidate Questionnaire

Peninsula Transportation Alternatives is a new non-profit organization "dedicated to the idea that all modes of transportation...

Original post made by Andrew Boone on Jun. 1, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 1, 2012 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 1237 Views

MENLO PARK

Keith robo call

Just received a robo call from the campaign for Keith. She is making the big pitch that she has refused to take union funding. Why...

Original post made by a MP resident on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by , on Jun 2, 2012 at 11:25 am | 1 comment | 1163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Firefighter injured in house fire near Flood Park

An attic fire enveloped and seriously burned the hands of a firefighter around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 30, while he was...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 4, 2012 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 886 Views

MENLO PARK

Specific Plan to allow investment in downtown

Editor, The purpose of the Specific Plan has been, from the beginning, to revitalize our downtown and El Camino. Enough...

Original post made by Henry Riggs on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Jun 5, 2012 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 868 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kleiner Perkins: Facts will determine outcome of discrimination lawsuit

Calling the period a difficult time at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, veteran partner John Doerr posted a statement about...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Tech Woman, on Jun 6, 2012 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 914 Views

WOODSIDE

Eshoo to face Chapman in November

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, will face Republican Dave Chapman in the November general election for the 18th Congressional...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Dave Chapman, on Jun 6, 2012 at 3:03 pm | 1 comment | 1317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hill, Lieber poised for November showdown

Jerry Hill and Sally Lieber cruised to victory at Tuesday's primary election and will now square off in November for a chance...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Jun 7, 2012 at 9:18 am | 1 comment | 913 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police release sketch of stabbing suspect

There's a new face wanted by Menlo Park police, who have produced a sketch of one suspect in a stabbing on Monday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by A recent victim also, on Jun 7, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1029 Views

AROUND TOWN

Election 2012: Two county tax measures defeated; one may pass

San Mateo County voters defeated two San Mateo County tax measures on June 5. The vote on Measure T, a tax on rental-car...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by apex, on Jun 12, 2012 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 899 Views

MENLO PARK

Personal trainer released on bail

He didn't have a "get out of jail free" card, but Perry Mosdromos is out of custody anyway. The 46-year-old personal trainer...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Community Member, on Jun 12, 2012 at 8:42 pm | 1 comment | 1058 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike route closes for 18 days, except Sundays

The stretch of Crystal Springs Road that connects Polhemus Road and Skyline Boulevard in San Mateo closed to all vehicle...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Sawyer Camp Trail user, on Jun 12, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 1 comment | 1160 Views

AROUND TOWN

David Boesch selected to be Placer County's New County Manager

Mr. Boesch will be paid $215,384 a year, plus management benefits. David Boesch starts next Monday. Please read article...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 13, 2012 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Service Tuesday for Charles Lee of Atherton

A funeral Mass will be celebrated for Charles Lee at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the Church of the Nativity, 210 Oak Grove...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 14, 2012 at 9:43 pm | 1 comment | 1082 Views

AROUND TOWN

"The County would benefit by avoiding elections altogether." Don Horsley

ďItís really difficult sometimes to work with elected officials because they can disregard what the board or county thinks...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Jun. 15, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 20, 2012 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 1004 Views
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