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Menlo Park triathlete and coffee entrepreneur to run for City Council
Max Fennell has made a name for himself as a triathlete and entrepreneur living in Menlo Park. Now he's planning to run for... Last comment 12 hours ago | 10 comments

Menlo Park: Newark man arrested for sexual assault following incidents at Ace Hardware
A 27-year-old Newark man was arrested Friday afternoon after allegedly sexually assaulting two Menlo Park women at Ace Hardware,... Last comment on Jul 6, 2020 at 10:29 pm | 5 comments

 
 
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California among states filing suit over pandemic relief funding to schools
A multistate lawsuit filed against the Trump administration accuses U.S. Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos of preventing COVID-19 pandemic relief funding from being dispersed to K-12 public schools. Tuesday, 3:54 PM

Coronavirus central: San Mateo County case total surpasses 3,600
The coronavirus continues to take its toll on the Midpeninsula. On Tuesday, Santa Clara County reported 5,478 cases and 165 deaths. San Mateo County had 3,692 cases and 111 deaths as of Monday. Tuesday, 3:52 PM | 2 comments

Activist group calls on Palo Alto to 'desegregate' Foothills Park
About a dozen activists met under the full moon on Sunday night to paint the message 'Desegregate' along Page Mill Road in front of the Foothills Park entrance. Tuesday, 11:53 AM | 8 comments

San Mateo County leads state in census response rate
San Mateo County is leading the state in census returns with 72.8% of households having responded as of June 30, but county officials say more work is needed to ensure that the hardest to count populations are included.
Tuesday, 9:24 AM

Menlo Park triathlete and coffee entrepreneur to run for City Council
Max Fennell has made a name for himself as a triathlete and entrepreneur living in Menlo Park. Now he's planning to run for the City Council's District 3 seat on a platform aimed at lowering the cost of living. Monday, 10:55 AM | 10 comments

Menlo fire board OKs budget, eliminates new positions
The Menlo Park Fire Protection District board unanimously approved a new budget June 16 after removing funds for proposed new positions and staff reclassifications. Tuesday, 11:03 AM | 4 comments

Letters to the editor: Black lives matter, supporting local businesses, racist housing covenants
Letters to the editor in the July 3, 2020, issue on a Black Lives matter protest in Portola Valley, racist housing covenants, local mask donations and supporting local businesses. Tuesday, 11:03 AM

Woodside: Driver arrested for DUI following fatal crash near Fogarty Winery
A 27-year-old man died and another was flown to Stanford Hospital with major injuries after a suspected DUI crash Friday night on Skyline Boulevard near the Thomas Fogarty Winery in Woodside, according to the California Highway Patrol. Saturday, 1:15 PM | 5 comments

Menlo Park: Newark man arrested for sexual assault following incidents at Ace Hardware
A 27-year-old Newark man was arrested Friday afternoon after allegedly sexually assaulting two Menlo Park women at Ace Hardware, according to Menlo Park police. Saturday, 10:51 AM | 5 comments

North Fair Oaks: Man hurt in illegal fireworks explosion

Community briefs: Open space facilities reopen, library events go virtual

Wind-driven grass fire threatens homes in East Palo Alto

 

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