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Guest opinion: We must work together to solve county's housing crisis

Most residents of San Mateo County who are not policymakers see only a part of the impact of the housing crisis. You might...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by Arrgghhhh !!!!, on Dec 1, 2016 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments | 358 Views

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Woodside extends temporary ban on commercial cultivation of marijuana

Numbers can tell a tale. For example, 65 percent of Woodside voters in the Nov. 8 election voted in support of statewide...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Roberto, on Nov 29, 2016 at 1:36 pm | 1 comment | 1056 Views

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Today: Public forum on Woodside school parcel tax measure

The Woodside Elementary School District board plans to vote in December on a proposal to put a parcel tax measure on an April...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on Nov 24, 2016 at 11:02 pm | 3 comments | 1405 Views

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Woodside has lost its 'Music Man,' Richard Gordon

There's an empty music stand in Woodside right now, a conductor's baton waiting to be used. The town's own "Music Man," Richard...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Julianna , on Nov 15, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 8 comments | 5968 Views

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Former Woodside mayor Susan Crocker dies at 75

Susan Crocker, who served on the Woodside Town Council from 1991 to 1995, and was mayor in 1993, died at her home in Woodside...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by Eric Mills, on Oct 28, 2016 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 1882 Views

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Woodside preserves right to regulate marijuana; shifts council elections to even-numbered years

The Woodside Town Council acted unanimously on two matters Tuesday: preserving the council's right to locally regulate the...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2016
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Oct 27, 2016 at 1:06 pm | 2 comments | 1115 Views

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Woodside weighs plan to regulate marijuana cultivation

Marijuana, including its cultivation in the town of Woodside, will be a topic of discussion and possibly action when the...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2016
Last comment by Amy Weems, on Oct 26, 2016 at 11:56 am | 5 comments | 1469 Views

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Woodside council gets earful on short-term rentals and their impact on rural character

The sharing economy, in the form of short-term rental outfits like Airbnb, has become a disruptive force in parts of Woodside. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by ECommerce use and occupancy tax, on Oct 18, 2016 at 8:22 pm | 14 comments | 4215 Views

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Woodside: Term limits for Town Council?

Of the 20 incorporated towns and cities in San Mateo County, five – Redwood City, Foster City, San Mateo, Millbrae and...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2016
Last comment by pogo, on Oct 17, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 5 comments | 2293 Views

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Significant expansion planed for Woodside Bakery

Hello neighbors, When the Woodside Bakery was open, many of you enjoyed the meals and coffee. But the one problem that...

Original post made by Don Pugh on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Oct 15, 2016 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 156 Views

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Woodside man sentenced to prison for violating bank reporting laws

A Woodside man who admitted that he structured his bank transactions to conceal that he skimmed about $1.5 million in cash...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2016
Last comment by LJ94062, on Oct 10, 2016 at 5:14 pm | 2 comments | 3656 Views

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Woodside loses another member of equestrian community

On the night of Sept. 15, Woodside lost another older member of the local equestrian community. As a veterinarian of more...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by Susan Russell, on Oct 6, 2016 at 3:57 pm | 2 comments | 2836 Views

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Driver suffers major injuries in crash near Woodside

A person was trapped inside a vehicle that went over an embankment Saturday evening in unincorporated San Mateo County,...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2016
Last comment by KimL, on Oct 3, 2016 at 3:33 pm | 6 comments | 3591 Views

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Woodside council agrees in principle to moving elections to even-numbered years

In a move that should prove cost effective and compliant with state law, the Woodside Town Council on Tuesday, Sept. 27,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Not a fan, on Sep 29, 2016 at 8:17 pm | 1 comment | 1050 Views

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Woodside: Homemade fireworks thought to be behind Sunday night explosion

Homemade fireworks are being reported as the cause of an explosion heard around 9:15 p.m. in Woodside on Sunday, Sept. 25,...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by in the glens, on Sep 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm | 4 comments | 2952 Views

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Gentle tutelage: Woodside's Rebekah Witter trains miniature horses as 'therapy' animals

They whinny, they eat hay, they each have four legs and a mane and a long face every day. Lovey and Shiloh, for those are...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2016
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Sep 12, 2016 at 10:08 am | 2 comments | 611 Views

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A history of Our Lady of the Wayside Church

Our story begins shortly after the turn of the century in 1900. The village of Searsville and the little church of St. Dennis...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2016
Last comment by Ms. Person, on Sep 10, 2016 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 1843 Views

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If it's Labor Day weekend, it's Kings Mountain Art Fair

For a "mountain vibe" on Labor Day weekend, head for the 53rd Kings Mountain Art Fair, to be held Saturday, Sunday and Monday,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Sep 6, 2016 at 10:27 am | 2 comments | 1767 Views

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'Pig scramble' faces local opposition

A tradition at the Woodside Junior Rodeo is under fire. Dr. Bonnie Yoffe, former medical chief of staff for the Peninsula...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2016
Last comment by wilburforce, on Sep 5, 2016 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 562 Views

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Woodside: Lane-painting mistake on Woodside Road

A painting mistake by crews working for the California Department of Transportation has widened the driving area for motor...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2016
Last comment by Jeffrey, on Sep 1, 2016 at 8:37 pm | 2 comments | 3263 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,027 views