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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park approves new union contract

Despite a flood of emails protesting a time off policy that gives some city employees a minimum seven weeks off a year, no...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Observer, on Nov 19, 2011 at 2:37 pm | 40 comments | 3797 Views

ATHERTON

Valparaiso roadwork almost done

The town's roadwork on Valparaiso Avenue, between El Camino Real and University Drive, could be finished as early as next...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Feb. 22, 2007
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Feb 28, 2007 at 12:36 pm | 1 comment | 3796 Views

FICTION

More than 5,000 marijuana plants eradicated

About $1.5 million of marijuana was eradicated from five grow sites found in isolated spots in San Mateo County through...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 9, 2011 at 10:04 am | 8 comments | 3796 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Outcry over train whistle: Caltrain will reduce volume

Following an outcry from people who live near the tracks, Caltrain plans to reduce the volume of its locomotives' horns back...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2009
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jan 3, 2013 at 9:31 am | 19 comments | 3795 Views

MENLO PARK

Can someone please explain?

I have waited long enough, and now I finally want and explanation. Why are certain people allowed to set-up milk crates and...

Original post made by new guy on Apr. 28, 2007
Last comment by Good Christian, on May 14, 2007 at 10:09 am | 12 comments | 3794 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

"Hillview Robotics" wins 2nd place at Northern California Championship

Are 12 year old 7th graders too old to still play with Lego? Not if you throw in some motors and sensors and ask them...

Original post made by Manfred Kopisch on Jan. 22, 2007
Last comment by Arthur Hogan, on Jul 8, 2007 at 9:35 pm | 2 comments | 3794 Views

MENLO PARK

"From the Land" at Flea St Cafe

Of the Land, a survey of assemblages by Bay Area artist WernerGlinka is on display at The Flea Street Café in Menlo Park...

Original post made by Werner Glinka on Oct. 13, 2006
There are no comments yet. 3793 Views

MENLO PARK

Idea: Move Menlo Park Downtown to Belle Haven

Since the current Menlo Park downtown is full of NIMBYs, I think we should consider moving the downtown to Belle Haven. With...

Original post made by sadfsf on Mar. 7, 2011
Last comment by NotAChance, on Mar 12, 2011 at 9:45 pm | 27 comments | 3793 Views

MENLO PARK

Anton Menlo gets ready for construction of 394 apartments

Developer St. Anton Partners has cleared 10 acres of land at 3639 Haven Ave., off Marsh Road, in Menlo Park in preparation...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Richard Vaughan, on Sep 15, 2014 at 3:29 pm | 15 comments | 3792 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Letter: Looking to define 'local produce'

I am seeking some clarification of the purpose of the Farmers' Market that I visited June 20 in Portola Valley. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by maggie, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:34 pm | 16 comments | 3792 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park commissioners question council's decision to overturn their approval of duplex

After the Menlo Park Planning Commission unanimously said yes to plans for a duplex at 1976 Menalto Ave., the City Council...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Mar 16, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 14 comments | 3791 Views

ATHERTON

Statement on recent mountain lion attack

Contact: Mountain Lion Foundation, Karen Cotton 800-319-7621 ext 110 In response to the recent mountain lion attack on...

Original post made by Karen Cotton on Jan. 26, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3790 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton police association tactics under fire in election

A number of residents and City Council members are criticizing a pre-election mail and telephone campaign by the Atherton...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2012
Last comment by Nothing False, on Oct 10, 2012 at 3:56 pm | 17 comments | 3789 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Calling All Kids! New Community Service Programs

Bay Area Nonprofit Invites Students to Engage in Community Service Benefiting Homeless Children Menlo Park, CA, November...

Original post made by Heather Hopkins on Nov. 17, 2006
There are no comments yet. 3788 Views

AROUND TOWN

Happy days or unhappy? Stories from M-A High's class of 1956

Think you might not care about a bunch of "Old Bears" who graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School? Wouldn’t you like...

Original post made by Susan Samuels Drake on Aug. 14, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3788 Views

SPORTS

FOOTBALL Terra Nova edges Woodside, 14-13 Friday; M-A faces Aragon this afternoon

Terra Nova edged Woodside, 14-13, Friday. Click here for San Mateo County Times story: http://www.insidebayarea.com/prepsports/ci_4603516 Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made by Sports Fan on Nov. 4, 2006
There are no comments yet. 3786 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Caltrans sprays herbicides along Highway 84

Residents of rural San Mateo County who oppose the roadside spraying of herbicides to control weeds were upset to find out...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2014
Last comment by Signage, on Jun 18, 2014 at 3:10 pm | 11 comments | 3786 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Do you know about Back-a-Yard Caribbean restaurant in Menlo Park?

Check out this blog by Adam Paul on a Menlo Park restaurant: "In the office for the first time in weeks due to a colleague...

Original post made by News Hound on May. 15, 2007
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on May 16, 2007 at 11:57 am | 1 comment | 3786 Views

AROUND TOWN

Incumbent faces watchdog in District 3 supervisorial race

Big differences in beliefs on government's proper role in our lives, and on local government's effectiveness in fulfilling...

Original post made on May. 23, 2014
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on May 26, 2014 at 5:36 pm | 21 comments | 3785 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two seek local seat on open space district board

Incumbent Larry Hassett and challenger Brandon Lewke are running for the Ward 6 seat on the board of the Midpeninsula Regional...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2014
Last comment by jimmae, on Sep 4, 2014 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 3785 Views
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