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ATHERTON

Why I’m supporting Elizabeth Lewis and David Henig for Atherton Council.

All the discussion in the presidential campaign this year is about change, with both sides claiming that they’re...

Original post made by James R. Janz on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by Thelma, on Nov 2, 2008 at 8:46 pm | 4 comments | 2577 Views

MENLO PARK

Ciardella's unethical campaign material

Council candidate Ciardella is supposed to adhere to California's Fair Political Practices Commission's rules. Unfortunately,...

Original post made by concerned on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by for positive campaigns, on Nov 2, 2008 at 10:23 am | 6 comments | 1769 Views

ATHERTON

Town's inaction is political bias.

I'm reaching out to other resident's of Atherton because there is a serious problem with how political signs have been handled...

Original post made by Marcus Ogawa on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Marcus Ogawa, on Nov 1, 2008 at 9:11 pm | 1 comment | 2116 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Election e-mail removed from council log

An e-mail sent by Menlo Park Councilwoman Kelly Fergusson to the council e-mail log on the city's Web site was swiftly removed...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by voter, on Nov 1, 2008 at 3:03 pm | 6 comments | 1648 Views

MENLO PARK

Police arrest two in string of auto burglaries

Menlo Park police arrested two men Thursday morning in connection with a string of auto burglaries, including some in the...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Tito, the leaf blower, on Nov 1, 2008 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 1794 Views

MENLO PARK

Fiscal Responsibility Can't Be A Minority Thing

Editor, Last Tuesday, a lone Menlo Park councilman questioned whether our city was in a position to grant bonus pay to...

Original post made by Henry Riggs on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by are you a psychic?, on Nov 1, 2008 at 11:22 am | 2 comments | 1703 Views

MENLO PARK

SAM SINNOTT AND MENLO MASTERS EMAILS

Once again, Sam Sinnott has manipulated the Menlo Masters email chain to send out blatant misinformation to fool people into...

Original post made by truth on Oct. 9, 2008
Last comment by wake up, on Nov 1, 2008 at 8:56 am | 27 comments | 2824 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County board to consider Everest charter petition

The San Mateo County Board of Education has scheduled a Nov. 5 public hearing on a petition to charter Everest Public High...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Diane Stern, on Oct 31, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 1825 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton candidates oppose high-speed rail measure

The election of two members of the Atherton City Council won't make that town's stance any friendlier to the California...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2008
Last comment by Top, West, on Oct 30, 2008 at 8:37 am | 9 comments | 1839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Disappointed

I grew up in Menlo Park. I am a young (female) adult now. As I was driving to work this morning I saw a vote yes on prop...

Original post made by Member on Oct. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1697 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Superintendent: No ban on homework

Contrary to some television, newspaper and Web site reports, "neither the district nor Oak Knoll School has banned homework,"...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Bobby, on Oct 29, 2008 at 2:07 pm | 2 comments | 1612 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Editorial endorsements on Propositions 5 to 8

The Almanac's positions on ballot Propositions 5 to 8 Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=7034...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by MP resident, on Oct 29, 2008 at 8:25 am | 6 comments | 1937 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sustainable living sage talks in Portola Valley

Amory Lovins, MacArthur Fellow and noted spokesman on tackling global warming by living more efficiently, spoke about sustainable...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by David Boyce, on Oct 27, 2008 at 11:14 am | 3 comments | 1986 Views

OTHER TOPICS

FPPC BART Complaint

Isn't the Measure B complaint the same problem with CalTrain's advocacy for High Speed Rail's Proposition 1A?...

Original post made by M. Fruth on Oct. 26, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2003 Views

MENLO PARK

Red Light Cameras: A Success Thus Far?

With all the hyperbole and angst displayed in this forum and elsewhere over the new red light camera installed at Ravenswood...

Original post made by Paul Morphy on Oct. 13, 2008
Last comment by watchdog, on Oct 26, 2008 at 6:39 pm | 49 comments | 3336 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley may restrict pellet gun use

Pellet gun restrictions may be coming to Portola Valley in the aftermath of the Aug. 30 shooting death of a pet cat. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Jesse, on Oct 26, 2008 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 2492 Views

SPORTS

Hillview girls basketball team wins championship game

This Hillview Middle School sixth-grade girls basketball team, coached by Paulette Gottuso, finished its season undefeated...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Paulette Gottuso, on Oct 26, 2008 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 2319 Views

MENLO PARK

Open Letter To The City Council re: Downtown Parking Plazas

Honorable Mayor Cohen and Council Members: Could someone tell me why the Downtown Parking Plazas are in such disrepair...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Sep. 17, 2008
Last comment by Downtown Shopper, on Oct 25, 2008 at 9:13 am | 5 comments | 2032 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers - August 31, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer 2. Story Of Edgar Sawtelle - David...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Sep. 2, 2008
Last comment by FaTMollY, on Oct 25, 2008 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 1803 Views

AROUND TOWN

LETTERS

Bring back the big yellow school bus Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=5350 posted...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2007
Last comment by Gauratbob, on Oct 25, 2008 at 1:07 am | 24 comments | 2641 Views
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