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Menlo Park: Sewer blockage closes La Entrada Middle School
Students at La Entrada Middle School in Menlo Park got an unexpected pre-holiday break on Thursday and Friday, when the fourth- to eighth-grade school had to close because of a sewage backup that left the school without running water or bathroom facilities. Sunday, 10:19 PM

Holiday Fund: Supporting families, individuals with housing, basic needs

Menlo Park brothers are chess champs

Fire officials share insight on recent fires, local prevention

Paying it forward: Women turn tamales into housing

Woodside Councilman Chris Shaw elected mayor for 2018

Portola Valley council elects John Richards as mayor


2017 All-Northern California Cross Country teams
All-Northern California Cross Country
Runner of the Year: Liam Anderson (Redwood)
Senior of the Year: Meika Beaudoin-Rousseau (Bellarmine)
Freshman of the Year: Kamran Murray (Menlo School) Sunday, 9:46 PM


Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Setting aside for the moment the spaceships and lightsabers and critters, "Star Wars" has always been about a few core ideas: the clash of evil empire and mobilized do-gooders; the existence of a power greater than ourselves; the wars within and with...... Read the full review

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