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AROUND TOWN

Oak Knoll School holds book fair

Oak Knoll Elementary School will hold its annual book fair, in partnership with Books Inc., from Sunday, Oct. 23, through...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2011
Last comment by michelle , on Oct 21, 2011 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hundreds gather to remember coach Tom Martinez

Hundreds gathered at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church on Friday to remember Tom Martinez of Menlo Park, a longtime coach at...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2012
Last comment by bob, on Feb 22, 2012 at 12:27 pm | 3 comments | 885 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley also bans plastic bags at checkout

The Portola Valley Town Council unanimously agreed Jan. 23 to prohibit retailers in town from dispensing single-use plastic...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2013
Last comment by Margaret, on Jan 29, 2013 at 7:38 pm | 1 comment | 884 Views

MENLO PARK

Traffic-enforcement drive nets 211 citations

More than 200 drivers in San Mateo County received citations last week as part of the county's Saturation Traffic Enforcement...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by petrified pedestrian, on Feb 25, 2013 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 884 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local piano teacher behind band nominated for Grammy Award

Many solo artists and musical groups perform for decades without receiving a Grammy nomination. The Pacific Mambo Orchestra,...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2014
Last comment by Poster, on Jan 28, 2014 at 7:11 am | 3 comments | 884 Views

MENLO PARK

Tuesday: Council to pick new mayor

The Menlo Park City Council will decide Tuesday, Dec. 6, which among its members will serve with the title of mayor for the...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2011
Last comment by Agree with Ohtaki, on Dec 6, 2011 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 883 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Donate Used Musical Instruments

Is your childís old cello sitting in the corner, unused? Have your son outgrown your guitar? Is your daughterís recorder...

Original post made by Ryan Young on Mar. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Maid sentenced in residential jewelry thefts

Luz Maria Garcia, a maid for "The Maids" home cleaning service in Redwood City, was sentenced on March 29 to six months in...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Apr 4, 2012 at 5:23 pm | 2 comments | 883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lane closures on U.S. 101 as bridge is replaced

As part of its Ringwood Avenue bike-pedestrian bridge replacement, Caltrans is continuing to close portions of U.S. 101 during...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Adina, on Apr 27, 2012 at 4:54 pm | 2 comments | 883 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Council Last Minute Action

On November 28, 2012, the Atherton Council with a Widmer McKeithen Dobbie majority will meet for their final time. Itís a...

Original post made by Last Minute on Nov. 20, 2012
Last comment by Last Minute, on Nov 22, 2012 at 8:13 am | 6 comments | 883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woman sues over alleged Menlo Park dog attack

A woman who said she was maimed during a dog attack at Nealon Park has sued the owner of a German shepherd and the rescue...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2012
Last comment by Some Guy, on Dec 14, 2012 at 8:30 am | 2 comments | 883 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park barber shop misses football helmet

The Simpsons Family Barber Shop has lost a beloved tchotchke. A Stanford football helmet, a gift from a customer, vanished...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Jul 7, 2011 at 7:06 pm | 2 comments | 882 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Concert benefits children's library

The Picasso Ensemble will perform a concert of music ranging from the Baroque to the present at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dr. Know, on Apr 26, 2012 at 2:40 pm | 4 comments | 882 Views

AROUND TOWN

David Boesch selected to be Placer County's New County Manager

Mr. Boesch will be paid $215,384 a year, plus management benefits. David Boesch starts next Monday. Please read article...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Jun. 13, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 13, 2012 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 882 Views

MENLO PARK

Lights, Camera, Action.... Menlo Park is on TV

Recently the Menlo Park Historical Association (MPHA) hosted the Clock Tower - 25th Year Anniversary Celebration. The Clock...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Jul. 2, 2012
There are no comments yet. 882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Update: Westbound Alpine Road now open

Westbound Alpine Road at Interstate 280 is now open, but eastbound Alpine remains closed. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=12598...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2012
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 30, 2012 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 882 Views

ATHERTON

Thursday: Atherton drainage concerns focus of meeting

Atherton residents concerned about drainage problems in their neighborhoods or around town can voice those concerns at a...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2014
Last comment by athertonian, on Feb 5, 2014 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 882 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - Week ending 6/12/11

Hardcover Fiction 1 State of Wonder - Ann Patchett 2 Go the Fuck to Sleep - Adam Mansbach 3 Paris Wife - Paula McLain 4 Swim...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Jun. 14, 2011
There are no comments yet. 881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police nab two Menlo Park men as burglary suspects

Palo Alto police chased down and arrested two Menlo Park men who they believe were planning to burglarize a residence in...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2012
Last comment by Jim, on Feb 1, 2012 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 881 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton: Contractor charged with six felonies

A building contractor is due in court on Dec. 20 to enter a plea on felony grand theft and other charges stemming from work...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2012
Last comment by Victim, on Dec 11, 2012 at 2:34 pm | 4 comments | 881 Views
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