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Woodside council rules on Menlo Country Club noise ruckus
Debbie Mendelson bought her home on Sheridan Way in Woodside more than 30 years ago, but she says it wasn't until after she... Last comment on Aug 15, 2019 at 11:33 pm | 14 comments

Bay Area mayors call for Senate action on gun safety laws
More than 20 Bay Area mayors, including four on the Midpeninsula, are among 249 across the country who have signed a letter... Last comment on Aug 16, 2019 at 2:24 pm | 10 comments

Woodside: Teague Hill blaze caused by illegal camp fire
An illegal camp fire was the cause of a wildfire in the Teague Hill Open Space Preserve in Woodside that broke out early... Last comment 6 hours ago | 4 comments

 
 
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Photo (0363.JPG). Mona & Bob Armistead and Vista Center Board Member, Joivta Honor attended the 35th Annual Vintage Affaire benefiting Vista Center For Blind & Visually Impaired individuals and their families through evaluation, counseling, education and training, to promote Independence & quality of life. Photo (0364.JPG) Many Atherton people incl. Barbara Peyton and Dave & Lynne & Heppberger enjoyed the wine & chiefs tasting reception before the live auction and gourmet dinner Benefit at a lovely Atherton Estate on Saturday, July 15. The benefit is staffed by local volunteers and the has raised over $8 million in the 34 years. vintageaffaire.org Submitted by bobbi bon on Jul 25, 2017

 
 
 
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Menlo Park skydivers to be inducted into Hall of Fame
Alan Eustace and Deke Sonnichson, both of Menlo Park, hadn't known each other -- or of each other's skydiving achievement -- until they met recently at Cafe Borrone to speak to The Almanac. Saturday, 7:41 AM

Preparing for the worst
Atherton Disaster and Preparedness Team Pesident Tom Prussing talks about disaster preparedness and how he became passionate about the topic. Friday, 3:58 PM

New high school opens, but construction is ongoing
TIDE Academy, a new high school in Menlo Park, opened for the first day of classes on Wednesday, Aug. 14, but construction is ongoing because of project setbacks, according to school officials.  Friday, 11:25 AM | 4 comments

Menlo Park neighborhood hit with auto burglaries
Menlo Park police received reports of five auto burglaries that occurred in the same general vicinity during the early morning hours of Monday, Aug. 12. Thursday, 1:57 PM | 3 comments

Local home sales for the week of Aug. 5
A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula, where Woodside recorded the highest sale at $16,750,000 for a six-bedroom home on 8 acres, bordering Stanford University's Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve. Friday, 8:00 AM

Woodside: Teague Hill blaze caused by illegal campfire
An illegal campfire was the cause of a wildfire in the Teague Hill Open Space Preserve in Woodside that broke out early in the morning on Sunday, Aug. 11. Wednesday, 5:12 PM | 4 comments

Woodside's electric duo
Contrary to popular belief, it wasn't Elon Musk, but Woodside residents Martin Eberhard and Marc Tarpenning who first built the brand that ignited the electric vehicle revolution. Thursday, 10:29 AM

Menlo Park woman loses $25K in phone scam
A Menlo Park woman was apparently the victim of a phone scam when she mailed $25,000 to an address in New York because she was told it was needed to bail her son out of a Mexican jail, according to the Menlo Park police. Wednesday, 11:53 AM

Woodside council rules on Menlo Country Club noise ruckus
Debbie Mendelson bought her home on Sheridan Way in Woodside more than 30 years ago, but she says it wasn't until after she moved in that she discovered she had a large and noisy next-door neighbor in the Menlo Country Club. Wednesday, 10:57 AM | 14 comments

Stanford Blood Center sounds the call for donations
Stanford Blood Center is in urgent need of blood donations due to a critically low inventory of blood products resulting from a drop in donations over the summer and a higher than normal need. Wednesday, 8:11 AM

Congresswoman Speier, Menlo Park council talk gun violence

Bay Area mayors call for Senate action on gun safety laws

Not just horsing around

Donations needed for back-to-school program

 

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