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THE LOCAL DISH

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration State of the Climate National Overview October 2009

This is directly from the NOAA web Site. All content is attributed to NOAA. Temperature Highlights - October 2009 The...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Nov. 10, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2317 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judgment day Tuesday on tax dollars for Park Theatre

Lots of people have had their say about whether it's right for the Menlo Park City Council to use taxpayer dollars to restore...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2007
Last comment by Joanna, on Oct 1, 2007 at 6:06 pm | 1 comment | 2316 Views

MENLO PARK

Belle Haven parents blast day care program

Many of the parents with children enrolled in the Belle Haven after-school program were disappointed in Barbara George's...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2007
Last comment by What ever, on Nov 20, 2007 at 11:35 am | 1 comment | 2316 Views

MENLO PARK

Police commander pay bump passes on split vote

Although City Manager Glen Rojas characterized it as a restructuring instead of a pay raise, the end result of a 3-2 vote...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 20, 2011 at 10:19 am | 42 comments | 2316 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 | 2316 Views

MENLO PARK

Mayor Cline - don't bother me with facts or public input

Menlo Park Mayor Cline has just held another secret meeting - with himself. Such a meeting is perfectly legal but unwise....

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jul. 17, 2010
Last comment by POGO, on Jul 23, 2010 at 8:49 am | 56 comments | 2315 Views

OTHER TOPICS

GOP plan would trigger major layoffs at SLAC

The prospect of major layoffs at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and other federally funded institutions was raised...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2011
Last comment by Second Santa Claus, on Feb 22, 2011 at 2:18 pm | 21 comments | 2315 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Obituary: Patricia Brown helped shape Portola Valley

Patricia "Pat" Brown, who with her husband, the late Robert V. "Bob" Brown, helped shape the community of Portola Valley,...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2008
Last comment by Collette Hegg Wilson, on Feb 23, 2008 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 2314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Don't believe high-speed sales pitch

Sure, who wouldn't like to hop a train in San Francisco and step off about three hours later in Los Angeles, for the low...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2008
Last comment by Fredrick Schermer, on Aug 28, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 25 comments | 2314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cell phone towers are not good for children

Cell Phone Tower on Corte Madera School Building Board Meeting Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 8:30PM The Portola...

Original post made by David Smernoff on Sep. 8, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tragic consequences of teen drinking, driving: What to do about it

The Menlo School student pictured in a staged car crash on Page 5 of last week's Almanac was participating in Every 15 Minutes,...

Original post made by Janet Gardiner on May. 11, 2007
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MENLO PARK

CalTrain horn noise increased -- many complaints

I copy below a news release issued by CalTrain in response to many complaints about increased horn noise. I take great...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Jul. 29, 2009
Last comment by west menlo resident, on Aug 1, 2009 at 8:20 am | 4 comments | 2313 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Group seeks to stem Caltrain 'death spiral'

More than 200 Friends of Caltrain met on Saturday (Jan. 29) to find ways to keep the Peninsula railway from going into what...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2011
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Feb 1, 2011 at 1:46 pm | 5 comments | 2313 Views

AROUND TOWN

MAKER FAIRE

Make magazine is hosting Maker Faire, May 19 & 20, at the San Mateo Fairgrounds. A two-day, family-friendly event that celebrates...

Original post made by Rachel Sussman on May. 9, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2312 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nativity School Looks Forward to New "Home Field Advantage"

Nativity School celebrated its 50th anniversary this past summer by breaking ground on a new, state-of-the-art multipurpose...

Original post made by J Morgan on Sep. 14, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Remembering Marilyn Franklin

Marilyn Jensen Franklin, who devoted her entire 40-year career in education to the Menlo Park City School District, will...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2008
Last comment by former student, on Jan 27, 2008 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 2312 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 | 2312 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Things that made me tired in 2009

I'm pleased with some of the efforts to make our planet Earth, our country, our state, our counties and our cities more "green." But...

Original post made by Dr. Bruce Baker, Palo Alto on Jan. 3, 2010
Last comment by Richard, on Jan 5, 2010 at 12:29 pm | 2 comments | 2312 Views

WOODSIDE

Miles Files: iPhone, iGroan

Hours waiting in line, more hours driving around in the car, drastic overpricing, and a final product with significant flaws....

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by jennifer jones, on Aug 27, 2008 at 10:19 pm | 1 comment | 2311 Views

SPORTS

Chris Waschura makes history at CCS

Woodside High's junior Chris Waschura won both the 1,600- and 800-meter titles at the Central Coast Section Track and Field...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2011
Last comment by Susan Kritzik, on Jun 2, 2011 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 2311 Views
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Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
By Elena Kadvany | 5 comments | 2,599 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 29 comments | 2,072 views

Finding mentors in would-be bosses
By Jessica T | 0 comments | 1,244 views

All This Arguing . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,241 views

Menlo Park's Youthful Future
By Paul Bendix | 5 comments | 1,224 views