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News - July 16, 2021

Community briefs

Vaccination clinic

Belle Haven Action is hosting a COVID-19 vaccination clinic in Redwood City on Saturday, July 17, from 9 a.m. to noon at 3540 Florence Ave., in the back parking lot of Delucchi's Market in the Marsh Manor shopping center. Anyone over 12 may participate, and no appointments are needed. Call 650-257-0357 for more information.

National Night Out coming Aug. 3

National Night Out, an event hosted nationally to help neighbors connect with each other and local police departments, is planned for Tuesday, Aug. 3. People are encouraged to register any planned block parties with the city of Menlo Park. Any event involving a street closure also needs a special event permit form to be completed.

Go to for more information.

Rent relief available

Rent and utility relief is available to income-eligible renters and their landlords who are affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Go to or call 833-430-2122 to learn more about rent relief options and see if you qualify. The current set of eviction protections are in effect through Sept. 30.

Portola Valley resident wins Tahoe race

Portola Valley resident Marie Trudelle, 29, won first place in the 5K race in the Run to the Beach Lake Tahoe on July 4, according to the run's website. Her finish time was 20:13.

—Angela Swartz

—Kate Bradshaw


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