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ATHERTON

VIDEO - City Council Special Meeting of Jan 27, 2012

Town of Atherton City Council / Channel Drainage District SPECIAL MEETING Jan 27, 2012 Video Broadcast Brought...

Original post made by APOA on Jan. 28, 2012
Last comment by APOA, on Jan 28, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 880 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook braces for IPO

People seem to be anticipating the Facebook IPO with as much excitement as kids waiting for Santa Claus. According to the...

Original post made on May. 4, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 4, 2012 at 1:06 pm | 2 comments | 880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Homeowner claims he was falsely accused of arson after house fire

James Irizarry, the owner of the Woodside home at 1200 Bear Gulch Road destroyed by fire a year ago, has filed a defamation...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2013
There are no comments yet. 880 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Burglars hit Canada Road homes

Burglars broke into two Canada Road residences in Woodside on Friday, March 2, and stole goods valued at nearly $25,000,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 11, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 879 Views

MENLO PARK

Endangering our Safety for 17 Seconds on El Camino Real

In the hopes of relieving auto congestion on El Camino Real, in the context of the El Camino Real/Downtown Specific Plan,...

Original post made by Adina on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by traffic circles and circles and circles, on May 22, 2012 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cover story: X-rays at SLAC expose theorems of Archimedes under medieval prayers

A modern marriage of ancient wisdom with space-age technology at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) is producing...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by someone, on May 24, 2012 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 879 Views

MENLO PARK

Clock tower marks 25th anniversary

Menlo Park celebrated local history at the 25th anniversary of the city's clock tower on Tuesday, 25 years ago to the day...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Davena Gentry, on Jun 20, 2012 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 879 Views

SPORTS

Portola Valley: Ball field renovation to start in June

The Portola Valley Town Council has agreed to accept a bid of $403,888 from the Jensen Corp., a landscape contractor, to...

Original post made on May. 9, 2013
Last comment by hmmmm..., on May 9, 2013 at 8:38 am | 1 comment | 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Viva Woodside!

The town of Woodside celebrated a 90-year tradition on Saturday, May 5: its annual May Day parade, carnival and barbecue....

Original post made on May. 7, 2012
Last comment by interesting photos, on May 7, 2012 at 3:19 pm | 1 comment | 878 Views

MENLO PARK

'We're cashing in'

Not to be outdone by local Realtors, one Menlo Park couple decided to try their hand at real estate speculation post-Facebook...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by Ethan, on May 22, 2012 at 1:19 pm | 5 comments | 878 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley council vetoes artificial grass

==B Expanded version of earlier story.== The Portola Valley Town Council by a 3-2 vote overturned a Planning Commission decision...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by g, on May 17, 2013 at 5:21 pm | 4 comments | 878 Views

AROUND TOWN

Boy, 12, shot in East Palo Alto

A 12-year-old boy on Friday night became the latest shooting victim in a series of gun violence against young people in East...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2012
There are no comments yet. 877 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Are you a holiday volunteer? Tell us your story

Do you celebrate the holidays by giving back to the community? Does your family have a tradition of volunteering during the...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2012
Last comment by holidazed, on Nov 13, 2012 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 877 Views

WOODSIDE

Preserving historic properties in Woodside

In Woodside, there is a list of 22 structures of historic significance to the town. Included are the Albert Shine house,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Susan Smith, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:28 am | 1 comment | 877 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Fire marshal leaving Menlo Park Fire Protection District

Geoff Aus, long-time Menlo Park Fire Protection District fire marshal, is changing employers, but not job titles – he...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 877 Views

MENLO PARK

Letter: Reader sees a bias for West Menlo Park

For as long as I've been reading the Almanac, I've felt that it has always reflected a "West Menlo" preference. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2011
Last comment by highway border, on Aug 21, 2011 at 1:00 pm | 2 comments | 876 Views

MENLO PARK

Prop 13: The elephant is finally in the room

Calling California's tax system "broken," the head of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation called this week for a re-examination...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2012
Last comment by CSM, on Feb 15, 2012 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain's hopes ride on new rail compact

Caltrain long-deferred dream of electrified tracks could finally become reality under a proposal between the California High-Speed...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2012
Last comment by POGO, on Apr 11, 2012 at 10:49 am | 2 comments | 876 Views

ATHERTON

[VIDEO] Atherton Council June 29 2012

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL ATHERTON CHANNEL DRAINAGE DISTRICT JUNE 29, 2012 - 9:30 AM REGULAR MEETING -- CONTINUANCE VIDEO...

Original post made by APOA on Jun. 30, 2012
Last comment by APOA, on Jul 3, 2012 at 7:31 pm | 2 comments | 876 Views

ATHERTON

How do you feel about paying for Obama's fundraising

Just thought you should see the feedback I am getting please stick to your guns. Atherton should set a precedence, and we...

Original post made by Colleen Anderson on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by RNC fundraisers, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:23 am | 8 comments | 876 Views
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