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Dentist rides, raises money for benefit

Menlo Park dentist and cyclist Jan Gabus recently rode his bicycle across Iowa for seven days and 461 miles, raising $9,000...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2010
Last comment by Andrew, on Sep 17, 2010 at 11:31 am | 1 comment | 1340 Views


New 'Shop Local' program aims to boost area business, shopping

A new program to connect shoppers in Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Woodside and Atherton with local businesses is launching...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2010
Last comment by Mikey, on Sep 21, 2010 at 9:12 pm | 1 comment | 1428 Views


Police arrest Menlo Park man, 67, in stock scam

Describing Roger Miller, 67, of Menlo Park as a "lifelong con man," police announced his arrest on Sept. 22 for allegedly...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Good One Det. Soares!, on Sep 22, 2010 at 7:49 pm | 1 comment | 1218 Views


Atherton: Compromise reached on Parker Ave. lots

Rules that significantly limited house size on Atherton's Parker Avenue have divided residents of that street for years,...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2010
Last comment by Colleen Anderson, on Sep 22, 2010 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 1313 Views


Atherton inches forward on Town Center

The town of Atherton took another step forward in the effort to upgrade its aging and cramped government offices when the...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by Outsource, on Sep 23, 2010 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 1408 Views


Foster brothers expect to have their ice cream truck back in business next summer

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. Or in this case, when a rough economy makes finding a job impossible, buy an old...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2010
Last comment by More Ice Cream!, on Sep 23, 2010 at 9:17 pm | 1 comment | 1687 Views


Sunday: World Affairs Council in Atherton

Professor Abbas Milani, director of Iranian studies at Stanford University, will be the guest speaker at the kickoff event...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Arch Conservative, on Sep 24, 2010 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1410 Views


SHP boys, girls tune up for tourneys with wins

Wednesday's prep roundup: The Sacred Heart Prep boys' water polo team lost eight players, including its starting goalie,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2010
Last comment by SHP mom, on Sep 25, 2010 at 12:10 pm | 1 comment | 3372 Views


This week: scoping sessions on flood control

Flooding where San Francisquito Creek meets the Bay, whether from rising sea levels or severe storms, will be the topic of...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2010
Last comment by x resident, on Sep 27, 2010 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 1792 Views


Southbound El Camino in Atherton reopened

Southbound El Camino Real, which was closed at midday due to a major injury accident, has been reopened, police report. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2010
Last comment by morris brown, on Sep 30, 2010 at 4:32 pm | 1 comment | 1413 Views


Church packed in celebration of Bill Lane

A memorial service was held Friday for longtime philanthropist and former Sunset publisher Bill Lane at Stanford Memorial...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Nate McKitterick, on Oct 4, 2010 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 2440 Views


New smoking ban goes into effect Nov. 29

With zero discussion, the Menlo Park City Council waived a second reading of the revised smoking ordinance last week, thus...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2010
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Oct 4, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 1 comment | 1265 Views


Tasting the real Old West

Willard Wyman of La Honda has lived the life and adventures he portrays in his novel "High Country." Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by kerrymichaelwood, on Oct 5, 2010 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 1940 Views


Portola Valley blues festival canceled

In its quest for funds to buy and maintain open space within its boundaries, the town of Portola Valley has been raising...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by PV Volunteer, on Oct 5, 2010 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 2584 Views


How does everyone feel the candidates did at the ACIL & LWV interviews

I would love to hear everyones feedback on how you felt each candidate did....

Original post made by Just Wondering on Oct. 5, 2010
Last comment by Interesting, on Oct 5, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 1 comment | 1197 Views


Blessings from above at Christ Church

If there are blessings to be had for reducing one's fossil fuel consumption, Christ Episcopal Church in Portola Valley will...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2010
Last comment by LosAltosLocal, on Oct 6, 2010 at 10:47 am | 1 comment | 2664 Views


Letter: Not 'no,' but 'hell no'

On quick read, Steve Schmidt's guest opinion last week on high-speed rail seems reasonable, but the opinions are belied by...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2010
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Oct 7, 2010 at 6:19 am | 1 comment | 1201 Views


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 | 1068 Views


Sinfully good angel food cakes

<B>Angel Heart Cakes bring new flavors to an old-fashioned favorite Read the full story here

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2010
Last comment by Joan Solari, on Oct 8, 2010 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 1415 Views


Sunday: Celebrating life of Christopher Chandler

A celebration of the life of Christopher Clay Chandler will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Menlo School Athletic...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2010
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 9, 2010 at 11:17 am | 1 comment | 2425 Views
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