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AROUND TOWN

Letter: The hard questions about high-speed rail

I recently rode to Menlo Park on the train with a Caltrain official and had the opportunity to ask him a number of questions...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by John Wilson, on Jun 13, 2008 at 12:51 pm | 16 comments | 2313 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board approves Encinal School EIR

The school board of the Menlo Park City School District adopted Monday night the environmental impact report on the construction...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by ostrich tail feathers, on Jun 12, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 2130 Views

MENLO PARK

Wednesday night block downtown Menlo Park Party

Last year Menlo Park blocked off Santa Cruz avenue a few Wednesdays and had live music, food and things for the kids. Does...

Original post made by Jennifer on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Rory Brown, on Jun 12, 2008 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 1795 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lessons learned on playing field of life

Room 25 at Oak Knoll School in Menlo Park was empty this morning. Normally, the carefully orchestrated chaos of the classroom...

Original post made on May. 22, 2008
Last comment by Kelly Brieger, on Jun 12, 2008 at 9:05 am | 4 comments | 2306 Views

AROUND TOWN

In Concert with Irene Sharp, Cello, and Steven Lightburn, Piano

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View presents a special free event Ė In Concert...

Original post made by CSMA on Jun. 12, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2199 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinions: Two views of direction for Menlo's downtown

<B>Green ribbon panel wants walkable, bikeable theme to cut emissions</B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6377...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by ever hopeful, on Jun 11, 2008 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 2780 Views

SPORTS

M-A defeats Terra Nova 19-9

The Menlo-Atherton Bears football team defeated Terra Nova Friday night, 19-9, at Sequoia High. The Bears are now 8-0 overall...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by John Smith, on Jun 11, 2008 at 1:16 am | 1 comment | 2260 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Calling all school board candidates; informational meeting set for Tuesday

A candidate information night for the upcoming election for the Menlo Park City School District board is set for 7 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2179 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - June 8, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Spies Of Warsaw - Alan Furst 2. Boat - Nam Le 3. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 4....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 9, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2033 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Measure O: Second try to pass 1/8-cent sales tax for parks

The only countywide measure on the June ballot would put extra money into San Mateo County and city parks and recreation...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by Amelie, on Jun 9, 2008 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 2283 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Whaler's Cove reopens to public thanks to POST

A cove south of Half Moon Bay that has been closed to the public for more than a decade is being reopened for the enjoyment...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by Valerie Goff, on Jun 8, 2008 at 11:47 pm | 1 comment | 2194 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Simitian says schools can't breathe easy yet

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget-rescue plan is a "patch and repair Band-Aid to get us through this tough year," state...

Original post made on May. 18, 2008
Last comment by Speedy G., on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:28 pm | 5 comments | 2215 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park faces $1 million budget deficit

Menlo Park is facing a projected $1.01 million budget deficit for the fiscal year that starts July 1, but City Manager Glen...

Original post made on May. 31, 2008
Last comment by C. Note, on Jun 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 5 comments | 2330 Views

MENLO PARK

Jim Lewis files libel claim against City

I note that an article has appeared http://www.topix.com/forum/source/redwood-city-daily-news/TOKEQOS34PQL5BB3S#lastPost that...

Original post made by MP Citizen on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by Frivolity, thy name is Jim, on Jun 5, 2008 at 4:41 pm | 6 comments | 2369 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Council may rue decision to withhold fire map

Home fire insurance rates are a major concern in wooded parts of Portola Valley. The potential impact on fire insurance was...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by David Boyce, on Jun 4, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments | 2613 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Jesse Cool wins Trailblazer Award

Restaurateur and organic food pioneer Jesse Ziff Cool received the Trailblazer Award at the 24th annual Leaders & Legends...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Jun 4, 2008 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 3195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Arts Day at the Community School of Music and Arts

Fun, FREE event for families with young children! Hands-on art & music activities, face painting, balloons, clown, snacks...

Original post made by CSMA on Jun. 3, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1979 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/1/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. City Of Thieves - David Benioff 2. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 3. Enchantress Of Florence...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Shari, on Jun 3, 2008 at 1:29 am | 1 comment | 2198 Views

MENLO PARK

Goats on benches

The photo of a goat peacefully resting on a bench at Sharon Hills Park has its bucolic aspects, but we who live here want...

Original post made by Joe on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on May 30, 2008 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 2315 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Acorn is gone!

They were knocking the building down this morning of the old Acorn Restaurant on El Camino. We used to love that place-...

Original post made by Tamara on May. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2140 Views
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