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MidPen submits plans for affordable housing project
MidPen Housing Corp., a nonprofit housing developer that owns affordable housing on the 1200 and 1300 blocks of Willow Road,... Last comment 2 hours ago | 13 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. Submitted by bobbi bon on Jul 25, 2017


Palo Alto professor accuses Kavanaugh of sexual assault
Christine Blasey Ford, a psychology professor at Palo Alto University, identified herself Sunday to the Washington Post as the author of the confidential letter that accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in the early 1980s, when they were both high school students in suburban Maryland. Monday, 3:38 PM | 10 comments

Menlo fire board to consider proposal on revenue sharing
A proposal to restrict future fire boards from agreeing to share district tax revenues with other agencies without prior approval from voters will be on the agenda of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District board when it meets on Tuesday, Sept. 18. Monday, 11:57 AM | 2 comments

Tonight: Three-story building proposed for downtown gets another look
A proposal to redevelop a 23,500-square-foot site in the heart of Menlo Park's downtown into a three-story mixed-use building is scheduled for review by the Planning Commission at its meeting tonight (Sept. 17). Monday, 11:37 AM | 1 comments

New interactive voice technology being used by tax collector's office
San Mateo County's tax collector's office has adopted a new interactive voice response system that will allow callers to review and pay their property taxes more efficiently, county officials said. Monday, 8:36 AM

Caltrain ridership up this year from 2017
Caltrain ridership has jumped slightly this year compared to 2017, when ridership decreased, Caltrain officials said. Sunday, 2:43 PM | 2 comments

Home sales
A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula. Saturday, 3:56 PM

Search-and-rescue team members deployed to North Carolina
Urban search-and-rescue team members from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District were scheduled to return to the Bay Area today (Sept. 14) after responding to Hawaii for Hurricane Olivia, just as other team members prepare to deploy to the East Coast for Hurricane Florence. Friday, 7:04 PM

Local CERT teams prepare for disaster
Approximately 100 volunteers who have trained as Community Emergency Response Team members gathered in Atherton on Saturday, Sept. 8, for a disaster drill directed by the Atherton Police Department and the Menlo Park Fire Protection District. Monday, 11:40 AM | 2 comments

Police calls: Homeless man stabbed in encampment
Crime reports from Menlo Park, Atherton and Portola Valley. Friday, 10:45 AM

Food sustainability: Can we hack it?
It had a catchy name -- one suitable for Silicon Valley and a region where sustainable food production is of wide interest. Called "Hacking Food," it was the second Bay Area's Sustainable Food Festival, and it took place in Menlo Park in July at BootUP on Willow Road. Friday, 8:51 AM

Menlo Park man who allegedly sexually assaulted teen at city park on trial
A Menlo Park man accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman in a bathroom at Kelly Park seven years ago is being tried in San Mateo County Superior Court. Thursday, 3:00 PM

Portola Valley: Residents asked to be on lookout for black sedan

MidPen submits plans for affordable housing project

Bikeway launched to connect Peninsula cities

New data shows slow Bay Area housing production

Menlo Park: Council approves updated travel policy

M-A student's video is semifinalist in Breakthrough contest

Woodside: Menlo Park man dies in head-on crash

Teens hope their videos prompt dialogue about mental health

West Menlo survey input sought

Menlo Park: Speed hump trial wins council approval

Arraignment for extradited 2009 hit-and-run suspect postponed

Former SHP student finds short and long way to Hollywood success

Facebook growth passes new milestone

Cal Fire bans burning in San Mateo County


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