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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 John, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 546 Views


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, 17 hours ago | 5 comments | 1089 Views


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 | 3908 Views


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 | 1875 Views


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 | 111 Views


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 | 3344 Views


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 | 2569 Views


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 | 3378 Views


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 | 931 Views


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 | 2778 Views


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 Karen Offen, on Sep 21, 2016 at 10:20 am | 7 comments | 5569 Views


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 | 447 Views


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 | 1761 Views


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 | 1609 Views


'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 | 441 Views


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 | 3139 Views


Critics knock plans for new high school

Big players are weighing in against plans by the Sequoia Union High School District to build a high school in the M-2 light...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2016
Last comment by Amused, on Aug 31, 2016 at 7:25 am | 1 comment | 335 Views


Woodside: Firefighters quickly control grass fire

Firefighters quickly contained a grass fire on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 7) on Grandview Drive in Woodside. A tree in a backyard...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by SteveC, on Aug 20, 2016 at 3:04 pm | 3 comments | 2307 Views


Woodsider homeowners respond in survey of town's building-review process

For years, Woodside town officials have heard complaints from homeowners and others that the process for getting a building...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2016
Last comment by Canada rd, on Aug 15, 2016 at 8:52 pm | 5 comments | 2071 Views


Woodside: Best buds at Gorilla Foundation

Actress Betty White is a "close friend" of Koko the gorilla and a long-time supporter and board member of the Gorilla Foundation...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2016
Last comment by John, on Aug 15, 2016 at 7:26 am | 1 comment | 3260 Views
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