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MENLO PARK

Tapping well water to irrigate golf course?

The Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club would like to keep its greens well-watered; Menlo Park would like to help, it seems....

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2011
Last comment by Ralphie, on Aug 25, 2011 at 1:37 pm | 6 comments | 1165 Views

ATHERTON

[VIDEO] Atherton Council Budget Study Session II

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL ATHERTON CHANNEL DRAINAGE DISTRICT APRIL 30, 2012 - SPECIAL MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST Brought...

Original post made by APOA on May. 6, 2012
Last comment by APOA, on May 6, 2012 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 1165 Views

AROUND TOWN

German builder of church organ returns to restore it

The German visitor, eyeing the pipe organ at St. Bede's Episcopal Church in Menlo Park after services on a recent Sunday,...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1165 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley green-lights farmers' market plan

The Portola Valley Town Council has given its consent to proceed with plans for an eight-week trial run for a weekly Thursday...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2013
Last comment by pj, on May 7, 2013 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments | 1165 Views

AROUND TOWN

A case for Public Private Competition

There are many services in San Mateo County that could be opened up to competition with the private sector, with end end...

Original post made by vanguard on Apr. 28, 2010
Last comment by Haha, on Apr 30, 2010 at 8:29 pm | 4 comments | 1164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Recruiting a new town manager for Atherton

Jerry Gruber has been spending a lot of time lately in Florida, where he worked for many years in the panhandle. Word is...

Original post made by Town crier on Jun. 6, 2010
Last comment by talent scout, on Jun 6, 2010 at 1:24 pm | 2 comments | 1164 Views

MENLO PARK

New Menlo Park budget includes police pay raise

When the Menlo Park City Council passed its balanced budget for the next fiscal year, it also approved a pay raise for police...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Anthony, on Jun 22, 2011 at 1:58 pm | 8 comments | 1164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Initiative responses to over-reaching by public employee unions

Here are three initiatives being proposed for the consideration by California voters: ELIMINATES COLLECTIVE BARGAINING...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Sep. 29, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 1, 2011 at 1:18 pm | 22 comments | 1164 Views

MENLO PARK

LB Steak now open in Menlo Park

LB Steak is now open at 898 Santa Cruz Ave., but proprietor Roland Passot is no stranger in town. His Left Bank Brassierie,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Janet, on Jul 6, 2012 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 1164 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council travel expenses vary widely

An annual review of the City Council's travel expenses shows Mayor Kirsten Keith on pace as the top spender, by far, among...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2012
Last comment by Some Guy, on Aug 29, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 3 comments | 1164 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Extra pay to overseer of field debacle?

The Menlo Park City School District is in the midst of a painful lesson in how NOT to build an artificial-turf playing field...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2013
Last comment by Neighborhood Lookout, on Aug 11, 2013 at 7:02 am | 1 comment | 1164 Views

AROUND TOWN

City revising housing law

Menlo Park has revised the ordinance that governs its below-market-rate housing program, streamlining the document and adding...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2010
Last comment by Do t fire til you see the whites of their eyes, on Mar 2, 2010 at 6:02 am | 1 comment | 1163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Upcoming events at Atherton Library

Monday, October 25 at 11:00 am- Preschool storytime for ages 3-5. Monday, October 25 at 7:00 pm- Smart Choices in Retirement....

Original post made by Atherton Library on Oct. 21, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - Week ending 6/19/11

Hardcover Fiction 1 State Of Wonder Ann Patchett 2 Paris Wife Paula McLain 3 She Walks In Beauty Caroline Kennedy 4 Wild...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Jun. 20, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1163 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton meeting focuses on new library

Community members can learn the latest information about Atherton's plans for a new library at a meeting to be held Thursday,...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2011
Last comment by Benjie Smith, on Sep 12, 2011 at 10:34 pm | 4 comments | 1163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dozens return home after water recedes following EPA flooding

About 36 people who had reported to an evacuation center due to flooding in East Palo Alto returned home late Sunday night,...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 24, 2012 at 11:10 pm | 8 comments | 1163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police plan to expand surveillance

Four surveillance cameras will be added to the Menlo Park Police Department's arsenal if city officials agree. The cameras...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 29, 2013 at 5:48 pm | 6 comments | 1163 Views

MENLO PARK

Court may decide fate of Menlo Park pit bull

A Menlo Park woman is invoking the U.S. Constitution and state law in contesting a San Mateo County official's ruling that...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2010
Last comment by PHS flaunts that no one can touch them, on Apr 21, 2010 at 3:28 pm | 4 comments | 1162 Views

MENLO PARK

Service for Ted Wellings

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan, 11, for Ted Wellings, a longtime resident of Woodside Hills who...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2013
Last comment by Barbara Mason, on Jan 11, 2013 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 1162 Views

AROUND TOWN

Boys & Girls Clubs' annual Girls Day

Here is a press release from the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Peninsula. Menlo Park, Calif. – March 16, 2010 –The Boys...

Original post made by Poster on Mar. 19, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1161 Views
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