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Menlo Park firefighters flip pancakes, raise funds

Menlo Park firefighters rappelled down ropes, simulated a live auto crash and showed off the "jaws of life," a pincer-like...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by pearl, on Oct 6, 2015 at 2:06 pm | 1 comment | 980 Views


Police cleared by San Mateo DA in shooting of mentally ill man face wrongful death suit in federal court The...

Original post made by Here We Go Again on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Oct 14, 2015 at 6:50 am | 1 comment | 152 Views


Drought and well water

I would like to see our municipal water agencies doing more to educate the public on the effects of using well water to irrigate...

Original post made by Triona on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Oct 14, 2015 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 163 Views


Caring for community

InnVision Shelter Network. The Peninsula Open Space Trust. The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Peninsula. Dana Schmidt, programs...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2015
Last comment by pearl, on Nov 16, 2015 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 1935 Views


Day trip: Visit an aircraft carrrier

If your want to get a sense of the USA'a sea power from World War II and Vietnam, visit the Hornet Aircraft carrier in Alameda....

Original post made by JB on Sep. 28, 2006
Last comment by A wise man from Menlo Park, on Sep 28, 2006 at 5:50 pm | 1 comment | 3961 Views


Tom Foolery at the Theatre in San Pedro Square

If you want to step into the light side of seemy, Tom Foolery, playing at the Theatre in San Pedro Square in downtown San...

Original post made by JB on Oct. 23, 2006
Last comment by Richard Hine, on Oct 23, 2006 at 11:22 pm | 1 comment | 3623 Views


Learn about birds at Bayfront Park on Saturday, Nov. 4

Sat. Nov 4th. If you're walking the dog, taking the kids out, or just enjoying a stroll at Bayfront Park on Sat. morning,...

Original post made by Chris on Nov. 1, 2006
Last comment by Bird Watcher, on Nov 3, 2006 at 11:14 am | 1 comment | 3348 Views


Be on the alert for fat -- the kind that blocks sewer lines

With the holidays upon us, regional water quality experts want Bay Area residents to be on the alert for fat. Not the kind...

Original post made by Julie Weiss on Dec. 11, 2006
Last comment by MPworkingMom, on Dec 13, 2006 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 3376 Views


Pub Night gone wild in Menlo Park

Seniors complain of long waits, line hopping, juniors at BBC January 16, 2007 By David Gauvey Herbert The BBC is an old...

Original post made by Stanford student on Jan. 17, 2007
Last comment by Local Yocal, on Jan 22, 2007 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 3422 Views


Online tips that are helpful to cyclists

<b>This letter by John Fox of Menlo Park was published in the Jan. 24, 2006, issue of the Almanac.</b> Editor: As one...

Original post made by Infoguy on Jan. 25, 2007
Last comment by Robin, on Jan 26, 2007 at 8:32 am | 1 comment | 3429 Views


Menlo-Atherton presents the hit musical GREASE!

Menlo-Atherton High School's International Thespian Society presents the hit musical Grease! Come enjoy the fast pace and...

Original post made by Drama Booster on Mar. 21, 2007
Last comment by Tom & Rita Tachis, on Apr 2, 2007 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 3740 Views


Not in Vein: Woodside Mounted Patrol holds "Blood Night"

Original post made by Gary Kirby on May. 4, 2007
Last comment by News Guy, on May 5, 2007 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 2961 Views


Palo Alto Menlo Park Parents Club Offers Community, Support to Members

Original post made by Hannah Thomson Boyd on May. 11, 2007
Last comment by MFT, on May 11, 2007 at 7:35 pm | 1 comment | 3999 Views


Kepler's Best Sellers 06/17/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini, Penguin 2. The Yiddish Policemen's Union, Michael Chabon,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 18, 2007
Last comment by Bookworm, on Jun 18, 2007 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 2933 Views


Resident challenges Menlo Park medical offices

Mike Brady, a Menlo Park resident and an attorney who lives near the site of the former Acorn restaurant on El Camino Real,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2007
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jul 3, 2007 at 1:01 pm | 1 comment | 3105 Views


Inspiration begins at home

Although 30-year-old textile designer Yaling Hou has lived in Menlo Park for only a year, the city's natural beauty has become...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2007
Last comment by Editor, on Jul 11, 2007 at 1:27 pm | 1 comment | 2963 Views


Military jets overhead -- what?

Did anyone hear/see the military jets screaming overhead in the early afternoon today? They were heading north, and I'm curious...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 11, 2007
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 12, 2007 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 2984 Views


Building bigger basements in Atherton

After spending several years tightening up restrictions on basement construction, the Atherton City Council is loosening...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2007
Last comment by just curious, on Jul 27, 2007 at 8:45 am | 1 comment | 3198 Views


Dump truck plunges into deep ravine in Los Trancos Woods

Earning a paycheck by operating a piece of heavy construction equipment may have its rewards &#8212; living out a childhood...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by Pam, on Aug 22, 2007 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 2921 Views


Author Lindsey Crittenden Kicks Off Holy Trinity's Fall Forum

Lindsey Crittenden, the author of "The Water Will Hold You: A Skeptic Learns to Pray," will be first speaker at the new Forum...

Original post made by Linda Hubbard Gulker on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by a skeptic myself, on Aug 30, 2007 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 2813 Views
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