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MENLO PARK

$204k for a City Manager????

From the Almanac: "Mr. Rojas will start Aug. 2, at a salary of $204,000 a year -- a 25 percent increase over the $163,233...

Original post made by AreYouKiddingMe!!! on Jun. 26, 2007
Last comment by Pseudonyms Are Fun, on Jun 27, 2007 at 10:22 pm | 12 comments | 2878 Views

SPORTS

Juventus Strikers 90 boys soccer team are US Club Regional Champions

The Juventus Strikers 90 U16 Boys team won the US Club Soccer 2007 National Cup VI Region H championships in Modesto on...

Original post made by suzanne brownstein on Jun. 26, 2007
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MENLO PARK

READERS' CHOICE: You decide. Vote today for your favorites

To vote now for your favorite shops and services in your Readers' Choice poll, click here: http://www.almanacnews.com/readers_choice/voting/form.php By...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2007
Last comment by Editor, on Jun 26, 2007 at 12:02 am | 2 comments | 2412 Views

MENLO PARK

Last Menlo Park auto dealership to close

Menlo Park's last auto dealership -- Stanford Lincoln Mercury at 444 El Camino Real -- will close on June 30, owner Robert...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Jun 25, 2007 at 1:04 pm | 4 comments | 2597 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 06/24/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini, Penguin 2. On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan, Delacorte 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 25, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2497 Views

MENLO PARK

Saving the Allied Arts Guild

Menlo Park has a hidden treasure located at the intersection of Cambridge and Arbor. It might not have a Jesse Cool Restaurant,...

Original post made by menlomomx2 on Jun. 14, 2007
Last comment by An Unhappy Investor, on Jun 24, 2007 at 12:06 pm | 5 comments | 3103 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council chooses city manager

Menlo Park City Council members told the Almanac Friday they have picked a new city manager, but aren't releasing his or...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2007
Last comment by Public process, please, on Jun 23, 2007 at 8:32 am | 2 comments | 2613 Views

MENLO PARK

Woodland Ave safety issue -- sidewalks needed

At the Council meeting of June 19,2007, a very compelling case was made for getting the City to fund a project to install...

Original post made by OBSERVING on Jun. 20, 2007
Last comment by Pedestrian, on Jun 22, 2007 at 12:01 pm | 4 comments | 2504 Views

AROUND TOWN

Soul Line Dancing by Juanita Croft

I was intriqued by the article about the soul line dancing in today's (5/29) paper and want to know where and when Juanita...

Original post made by virginia kenyon on May. 29, 2007
Last comment by Norma, on Jun 21, 2007 at 2:03 pm | 2 comments | 3061 Views

SPORTS

Menlo Atherton HS Roller Hockey Club Wins Championship!

Menlo-Atherton High School’s Franchise Hockey wins League Championship! In an absolutely stunning upset of Gilroy, Franchise...

Original post made by Perryn Rowland on Jun. 20, 2007
Last comment by Kyle Reis, on Jun 21, 2007 at 6:54 am | 1 comment | 3184 Views

SPORTS

Cyclist in bottle-throwing incident to be arraigned on misdemeanor

A trial may be ahead for the Menlo Park cyclist who threw a water bottle that bounced off a car and struck and injured a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2007
Last comment by TwoPedals, on Jun 20, 2007 at 12:49 pm | 9 comments | 3052 Views

AROUND TOWN

Harry Potter Celebraton at Atherton Library

In honor of the release of the final Harry Potter book and latest film, children ages 3 and up are invited to a special afternoon...

Original post made by DeAnn Okamura on Jun. 20, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2523 Views

MENLO PARK

Why There’s No Restaurant at Allied Arts

You’re absolutely correct, “It Wasn’t Inevitable.” (See Comments for “Fixing the Many Problems at Allied Arts,” dated June...

Original post made by Tired of Misinformation on Jun. 19, 2007
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MENLO PARK

All aboard? Residents say plans for commuter trains through their backyards are off track, but proponents insist they're good for the environment and regional transit

For Bay Area transit proponents, a new commuter train running across the Bay would be a dream come true. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by JAH, on Jun 19, 2007 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 2482 Views

SPORTS

Two Alpine Menlo soccer teams reach finals

Two teams from the Alpine Menlo Soccer Club both reached the finals at the Clovis Challenge Cup II in Clovis, California,...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2007
Last comment by Saleena, on Jun 18, 2007 at 8:50 pm | 1 comment | 2847 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 06/17/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini, Penguin 2. The Yiddish Policemen's Union, Michael Chabon,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 18, 2007
Last comment by Bookworm, on Jun 18, 2007 at 3:59 pm | 1 comment | 2394 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Music with ZunZun at the Atherton Library

From DeAnn Okamura of the Atherton library: Monday, July 2, 2007 at 4 PM, ZunZun will present the Musical Watershed program...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jun. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2566 Views

MENLO PARK

PG&E e-mail on power outages in Sharon Heights

This message is from PG&E spokeswoman Roxanne Cruz, and has been forwarded among Sharon Heights residents by Virginia Chang...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jun. 18, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

LETTERS

<B>Physician adds an idea for bike safety Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=4341...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2007
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jun 17, 2007 at 11:26 pm | 2 comments | 2755 Views

MENLO PARK

Fixing the Many Problems at Allied Arts – All Talk and No Action

It’s clear from the postings on the Almanac Forum, local articles, and the buzz in grocery stores and neighborhood associations...

Original post made by It’s NOT Inevitable on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by It Wasn't Inevitable, on Jun 17, 2007 at 6:18 pm | 4 comments | 2566 Views
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Menlo Park's Youthful Future
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