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Trump won't be coming to Atherton after all, police chief says
Atherton will not be the destination of President Donald Trump as he makes his political fundraising visit to the Bay Area... Last comment 2 hours ago | 21 comments

Atherton considering how to raise more civic center project funds
The Atherton City Council recently asked staff to explore how to raise additional funding for the town's civic center project,... Last comment 5 hours ago | 2 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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Trump to lunch in the Los Trancos area near Portola Valley
With many conflicting rumors swirling in the past few days, it's been confirmed that President Donald Trump's Bay Area fundraiser luncheon today in the Los Trancos Woods area, at the Portola Valley border. Protests are ongoing. Tuesday, 9:59 AM | 5 comments

Menlo Park eyeing project to streamline Bayfront Expressway connection between Dumbarton Bridge and U.S. 101
The city of Menlo Park has released an "online open house" with an interactive map where people can weigh in on the projects being considered as the city's Transportation Master Plan continues to be developed. Tuesday, 11:43 AM

Two home burglaries in Atherton since Friday
Burglars used blunt objects to break into two Atherton homes directly across the street from each other in the last few days, according to police. Tuesday, 11:04 AM

Menlo Park school district bond refinancing saves $3.7 million
The Menlo Park City School District will save taxpayers over $3.7 million by refinancing its voter-approved bonds. Tuesday, 7:36 AM

Atherton considering how to raise more civic center project funds
The Atherton City Council recently asked staff to explore how to raise additional funding for the town's civic center project, including the possibility of accepting a loan from an Atherton resident. Monday, 4:17 PM | 2 comments

San Mateo County says no reports of vaping illnesses so far
With reports of vaping-related illnesses on the rise nationwide and six vaping-related deaths, San Mateo County health officials say that they haven't seen any specific cases of illness in the county that have been tied to vaping. Monday, 8:56 AM

Interested in school board seat? Application deadline is Sept. 16
The deadline to apply for appointment to a seat on the Menlo Park City School District Board of Trustees is 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 16. Wednesday, 9:10 PM | 1 comments

Trump won't be coming to Atherton after all, police chief says
Atherton will not be the destination of President Donald Trump as he makes his political fundraising visit to the Bay Area this week, Atherton Police Chief Steve McCulley said last week. Monday, 9:06 AM | 21 comments

Mutts take the spotlight. And who can complain?
Fremont Park could have been christened Muttville Menlo Park on Sunday, Sept. 8, as canines big and small converged to take a shot at fame during the first annual Mutt Strutt Super Heroes Dog Show. Monday, 8:33 AM | 1 comments

High school parent education series starts Sept. 19
The Parent Education Series will kick off its annual expert presentations and panel discussions, which take place at local high schools, with a discussion on the transition from high school to college. Sunday, 8:56 AM

Stanford's Michele Barry to speak on the climate impact of megacities
When it comes to the climate crisis, are massive "megacities" part of the problem, or part of the solution? According to Stanford University medical professor Dr. Michelle Barry, the answer is both. Friday, 10:36 AM

A hot spot of hospitality
On a recent Sunday morning, hundreds of visitors flocked to the same destination: Alice's Restaurant. The scene wasn't unique to this particular Sunday. For decades now, it has happened all weekend, every weekend. Thursday, 11:14 AM | 1 comments

Police calls: Six laptops stolen from Woodside Priory school
Crime reports from Atherton, Menlo Park, Woodside, Portola Valley and West Menlo Park. Thursday, 9:33 AM

Enrollment up slightly at M-A, Woodside high schools

Minimum wage ordinance approved

Atherton to begin exploring gas-powered leaf blower restrictions

Art and community among the redwoods

 

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