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Measure W passes with razor-thin margin

Measure W, a half-cent sales tax in San Mateo County, barely cleared the super-majority voter threshold required to pass,...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by Village Victor, 6 hours ago | 22 comments | 208 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Recycled-water irrigation coming to Menlo golf course

The West Bay Sanitary District has begun construction of a 500,000-gallons-per-day wastewater recycling facility on the grounds...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2018
Last comment by C Cruickshank, 19 hours ago | 1 comment | 1198 Views

SPORTS

Menlo Park soccer team advances to AYSO Section 2 tournament

The Menlo Park U12 Red Bull boys soccer team advanced to this weekend's AYSO Section 2 tournament in Foster City by winning...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by Soccer fan, on Dec 8, 2018 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 373 Views

AROUND TOWN

County officials certify results for local elections

San Mateo County election officials released the certified results for the Nov. 6 election on Thursday, Dec. 6. And given...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Dec 8, 2018 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 1043 Views

MENLO PARK

Holiday Fund: Upward Scholars offers 'life-changing' educational help

Upward Scholars provides financial and academic support to low-income adults so they can continue their education in community...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by Carol Cruikshank , on Dec 8, 2018 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 1268 Views

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Holiday Fund: Upward Scholars offers 'life-changing' educational help

Nine months ago, Upward Scholars student Isabel Guerra earned her living cleaning other people's houses. Now, she's an administrative...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by mkk, on Dec 8, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 113 Views

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New mail-in ballot system triggers delays in election results for San Mateo County

When the first, much anticipated vote counts were released by the San Mateo County Elections Office at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2018
Last comment by Mission Accomplished, on Dec 7, 2018 at 8:58 pm | 44 comments | 5887 Views

MENLO PARK

Cyclist injured in hit-and-run at Alpine Road and I-280

A Palo Alto man riding his bicycle on Alpine Road on Nov. 18 was sent to the hospital with head injuries when someone driving...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by Advice for the other guy, on Dec 7, 2018 at 1:58 pm | 28 comments | 3524 Views

MENLO PARK

Final election results: Pulido, Sobomehin, Fitch win seats on Ravenswood school board

Incumbent Ana Pulido and newcomers Tamara Sobomehin and Stephanie Fitch have officially been elected to the Ravenswood City...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Hmmm, on Dec 7, 2018 at 11:51 am | 2 comments | 587 Views

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Sequoia's 70 Strong partnership with PFS a failure

Now that the election is over, Sequoia Healthcare District CEO, Pamela Kurtzman, has revealed that the 70 Strong partnership...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Nov. 29, 2018
Last comment by Terms?, on Dec 7, 2018 at 11:39 am | 22 comments | 257 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Red-light camera contract extended to allow in-depth evaluation

Red-light cameras in Menlo Park, and the vendor that supplies and operates them, Redflex, will be getting a closer look...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Walt, on Dec 7, 2018 at 8:47 am | 36 comments | 2701 Views

MENLO PARK

Landmark Theaters bought by Cohen Media Group

Landmark Theaters, which includes the Guild in Menlo Park and the Aquarius Theatre in downtown Palo Alto, has been bought...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by Judy A, on Dec 6, 2018 at 1:48 pm | 2 comments | 1664 Views

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Guest opinion: Help fight proposed rule that would harm immigrant families

The residents of Menlo Park must take action to protect our immigrant families by opposing one of the latest moves in the...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
Last comment by I'm not an original American., on Dec 6, 2018 at 10:50 am | 17 comments | 1404 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Planning Commission OKs Middlefield office building

The Menlo Park Planning Commission voted 4-1 Monday, Dec. 3, to approve a use permit for a proposed office building at 40...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by mkk, on Dec 6, 2018 at 8:04 am | 16 comments | 2368 Views

AROUND TOWN

Model railroad association hosts annual train show this weekend

The West Bay Model Railroad Association at 1090 Merrill St. in Menlo Park is hosting a free holiday open house of its two-tiered...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by Take yer kids, on Dec 6, 2018 at 5:45 am | 2 comments | 1495 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook's international drama has its day in county court

A years-old lawsuit in San Mateo County has made international headlines in recent days after a the founder of a company...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Dec 5, 2018 at 8:32 pm | 4 comments | 1889 Views

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Surf Air returns to San Carlos Airport

Surf Air is back at the San Carlos Airport. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2018/10/29/surf-air-returns-to-san-carlos-airport...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Dec 5, 2018 at 8:22 pm | 20 comments | 2082 Views

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Atherton tops most expensive real estate list

For the second year in a row, Atherton topped the list for most expensive residential real estate in the country, according...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 5, 2018 at 7:37 pm | 36 comments | 3390 Views

MENLO PARK

Sheriff's Office warns of scam involving SMC Alert system

The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a scam involving text messages claiming to be associated...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Dec 5, 2018 at 11:29 am | 1 comment | 859 Views

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How the end of cash bail could affect San Mateo County

In a step intended to treat people in the criminal justice system more fairly regardless of economic status and reduce the...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
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