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MENLO PARK

Bohannon offers peek at survey

David Bohannon has disclosed to The Almanac the results of a public opinion poll his company commissioned regarding a land...

Original post made on Mar. 16, 2010
Last comment by Dat Smells, on Mar 16, 2010 at 8:10 pm | 1 comment | 1039 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MP school board OKs teacher layoffs

Teachers in the Menlo Park City School District could start seeing preliminary layoff notices in their inboxes this week....

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Publius, on Mar 16, 2010 at 10:35 am | 27 comments | 2823 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school board OKs security cameras

The Sequoia high school district's Board of Trustees has unanimously approved the installation of surveillance cameras in...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1866 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown parking: Change brewing

A consulting firm outlined possible changes to downtown parking rules in Menlo Park at a meeting attended by some 35 residents...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Julie, on Mar 15, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 3 comments | 1238 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rich Gordon elected board president

Rich Gordon, a 13-year member of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors and a resident of unincorporated Menlo Park, was...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Mar 15, 2010 at 8:00 pm | 8 comments | 1371 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MP district will take all Tinsley students next year

The Menlo Park City School District voted to enroll its full allotment of Tinsley transfer students from the Ravenswood school...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Resident, on Mar 15, 2010 at 2:22 pm | 11 comments | 1910 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - Week of 3/8/10

Hardcover Fiction 1 Murder In The Palais Royal Cara Black 2 Help Kathryn Stockett 3 Man From Beijing Henning Mankell 4 3...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Mar. 15, 2010
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PORTOLA VALLEY

Deputies' ploy nets burglary suspects in Westridge neighborhood of Portola Valley

Alert observation followed by a little deception -- it was all in a day's work for sheriff's deputies patrolling the Westridge...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by Luc, on Mar 15, 2010 at 1:42 pm | 2 comments | 2211 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Report of mountain lion near Woodside

A mountain lion was spotted in the Teague Hill Open Space Preserve near Woodside this morning (March 12), the third time...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2010
Last comment by bob, on Mar 15, 2010 at 12:11 pm | 1 comment | 1418 Views

OTHER TOPICS

World Affairs Council program: International Humanitarian Law

From: Ralph Kuiper <rkuiper@earthlink.net> To: WAC Consolidate 3 <rkuiper@earthlink.net> Sent: Sun, March 14,...

Original post made by Poster on Mar. 14, 2010
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OTHER TOPICS

How to dispose of prescription drugs

Donít flush prescription drugs down the toilet or drain unless the label or accompanying patient information specifically...

Original post made by Poster on Mar. 14, 2010
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Team 100 from Woodside High School wins FIRST Robotics San Diego Regional

Our Woodside High School robotics team won the FIRST Robotics Regional in San Diego Saturday, March 6. There were 49 teams...

Original post made by Becky Waschura on Mar. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1661 Views

SPORTS

Boys Varsity Baseball: M-A Evens Season Record with 9-4 Victory over San Mateo

Menlo-Atherton took full advantage of six walks, four hit batsmen, and four San Mateo errors to bury the Bearcats 9-4 on...

Original post made by Bob Moriarty, Team Parent on Mar. 14, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1810 Views

OTHER TOPICS

County holds free H1N1 clinics

San Mateo County officials will hold several free H1N1 vaccination clinics through the end of the month after high turnouts...

Original post made by Correspondent on Mar. 14, 2010
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MENLO PARK

Grant will help police enforce alcohol law

A $6,000 grant from the state will enable Menlo Park police to employ underage decoys to try to bait people into buying alcohol...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2010
Last comment by under 21, on Mar 13, 2010 at 6:06 pm | 11 comments | 152 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Everest, Sequoia district dance to familiar tune

Everest Public High School representatives have rejected a new offer of facilities from Sequoia Union High School District...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2010
Last comment by jim watson, on Mar 13, 2010 at 3:30 pm | 5 comments | 1878 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

My View: Our so-called lives -- Is techno-chatter replacing relationships?

<I>About the author: Samantha Bergeson of Portola Valley is a freshman at Menlo School in Atherton.</I></B> Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Marice George, on Mar 13, 2010 at 9:26 am | 2 comments | 1677 Views

OTHER TOPICS

The bell tolls for Steve Jobs' Jackling house

A San Mateo County judge has given Apple Corp. chief executive Steve Jobs the green light to demolish the Jackling house,...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Mar 13, 2010 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 1581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

At Woodside High: Murder mystery drives musical comedy

Fans of just about every theater genre should find something to like in Woodside High School's upcoming production of "Curtains,"...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2010
Last comment by Dan B., on Mar 12, 2010 at 11:59 pm | 1 comment | 1663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Robotics Team 100 Hoping to Repeat San Diego Win at Silicon Valley Regional March 19-20

Laura Rhodes, mentor, FIRST Robotics Team 100, submitted this story. The aspiring young scientists and engineers of Team...

Original post made by Laura Rhodes on Mar. 12, 2010
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