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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 5 hours ago | 14 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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For hair salons and barbershops still in business, it's a rocky road to recovery
From interviews with operators on the Midpeninsula, it's clear the hair service industry is facing a long road to recovery in a pandemic that thrives in close contact and indoor spaces. Saturday, 8:31 AM | 2 comments

Fires point to risky conditions in Ravenswood Triangle
A 60-acre grass-and-marsh area with homeless encampments, most of which is supposed to be protected habitat for endangered species, has been besieged by 23 fires this year. Friday, 11:38 AM | 6 comments

High school teachers worry about returning to campus
Many Sequoia Union High School District teachers are raising concerns about reopening school campuses this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to Edith Salvatore, president of the Sequoia District Teachers Association. Friday, 11:26 AM | 2 comments

Coronavirus central: San Mateo County logs 108 new cases
The coronavirus continues to take its toll on the Midpeninsula. On Saturday, Santa Clara County reported 5,983 cases and 166 deaths; San Mateo County had 3,949 cases and 112 deaths as of Friday. Saturday, 3:03 PM | 4 comments

Prop. 13 reform could be big boost to county's tax revenue, study says
One of the major ballot initiatives facing voters in November will be the Schools and Communities First initiative. A new study found that San Mateo County would generate the most tax revenue per capita in the state if it passes. Friday, 11:28 AM | 10 comments

Woman arrested in 1993 homicide of her daughter
Twenty-seven years after a 3-year-old girl was found unresponsive in her family's East Palo Alto home, investigators have arrested her mother in connection with her homicide, police said Wednesday. Thursday, 3:22 PM | 3 comments

Menlo Park: Fireworks suspected cause of detached garage fire on Fourth of July
Menlo Park Fire Protection District firefighters suspect that fireworks are to blame for a blaze in a detached garage backyard living space in Menlo Park on the Fourth of July. Wednesday, 3:29 PM | 4 comments

'Heartbreaking' but 'imperative': Stanford to cut nearly a third of its varsity sport teams
After the 2020-21 season, Stanford University will discontinue 11 of its 36 varsity sports teams as it faces a growing budget deficit. Thursday, 11:20 AM | 1 comments

Tech companies, research institutes cash in on federal loan program

County dedicates $2 million for Immigrant Relief Fund

Tonight: Virtual discussion on neighborhood racism in Menlo Park

Community brief: Atherton seeking volunteers for Rail, Environmental Programs committees

California among states filing suit over pandemic relief funding to schools

Activist group calls on Palo Alto to 'desegregate' Foothills Park

 

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