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What's in the future for libraries?

On the bookcase in Victoria Johnson's San Mateo office is a lackluster librarian action figure dressed in a calf-length,...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2007
Last comment by Downwardly mobile, on Jul 20, 2007 at 11:36 am | 11 comments | 5061 Views

AROUND TOWN

After recent car crash, council delays plans for medical office complex

Following a serious car crash Saturday on El Camino Real near the former Acorn restaurant site, the Menlo Park City Council...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2007
Last comment by Concerned Resident, on Jul 20, 2007 at 9:07 am | 2 comments | 5313 Views

MENLO PARK

It’s Time for Some Straight Answers. Is Allied Arts Being Sold?

My girlfriend works in real estate in San Francisco, and she gave me some very disturbing news. A number of banks and real...

Original post made by A Concerned Arbor Road Neighbor on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Orwell, on Jul 19, 2007 at 4:10 pm | 3 comments | 5323 Views

SPORTS

Sports Notes: Cheerleaders go to world championships

Three girls from Focus Cheergyms in Redwood City — Chaz Fowler of Menlo Park, Nikki Cavanaugh, and Shannon Yannazzo —...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2007
Last comment by rebecca nagy, on Jul 18, 2007 at 4:51 pm | 1 comment | 5715 Views

AROUND TOWN

Relay For Life in Menlo Park

Local residents will be walking around the clock in the battle against cancer during the American Cancer Society’s Relay...

Original post made by Peter Fechheimer on Jul. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4643 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Musical storyteller Ira Levin at Atherton library

From DeAnn Okamura: On Monday, July 30, 2007 at 4 PM, Ira Levin, also known as Uncle Eye, will present a storytelling program...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jul. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4666 Views

MENLO PARK

Comments and Corrections to the Almanac’s 7/18/07 Article on Allied Arts

On the whole, Mr. Brown’s report on the Allied Arts Guild is well balanced, and accurate. However, the statements made...

Original post made by A Friend of the Palo Alto Auxiliary and Children’s Hospital on Jul. 18, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5082 Views

AROUND TOWN

Latest Example of Bad Decision-Making; Society Needs to Wake Up!

On June 5, Council directed staff to proceed with the annexation of the Grant Road property under the existing residential...

Original post made by Daniel Mart on Jul. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jul 17, 2007 at 10:30 pm | 4 comments | 4861 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Can Allied Arts Guild survive?

The Allied Arts Guild, to thousands of volunteers and patrons, has been a favorite institution to support, as its profits...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Tom, on Jul 17, 2007 at 9:35 pm | 2 comments | 3509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Best place to see fireworks

Any secret tips on where to view fireworks in the area?...

Original post made by happyfourth on Jul. 1, 2007
Last comment by Editor, on Jul 17, 2007 at 12:29 am | 11 comments | 6044 Views

MENLO PARK

Major El Camino traffic accident: Reason for a traffic study at Watkins and El Camino?

All the details and correcct facts are not yet in hand. There was a major two vehicle collision at Watkins and El Camino...

Original post made by Martin Engel on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Nader Barbari, on Jul 16, 2007 at 4:56 pm | 5 comments | 5036 Views

MENLO PARK

Driver not faulted in Rodney Smith bicycle fatality on Sand Hill Road

The Sand Hill Road traffic accident that killed Portola Valley resident Rodney Smith apparently happened as a result of...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2007
Last comment by John Murphy, on Jul 16, 2007 at 4:22 pm | 8 comments | 7050 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 07/15/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 2. On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan 3. The Yiddish Policemen's...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jul. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 6205 Views

SPORTS

US National Team soccer player emerges from Menlo Park

Menlo Park soccer player Abby Dahlkemper was recently named to the Under-15 Girls’ U.S. National Team player pool selection...

Original post made by Gabe Foo on Jul. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 6292 Views

WOODSIDE

Draft Fest celebrates really big horses

J & K Farms is sponsoring the 2nd annual Draft Fest, a family friendly event with demonstrations, performances and "Saturday...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jul. 16, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5190 Views

WOODSIDE

On the trail of fitness

Drive down most local roadways on the Peninsula and you can't help but notice the fitness buffs in their running shoes pounding...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Rob, on Jul 14, 2007 at 8:22 pm | 3 comments | 5501 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Change riding rules so cyclists face traffic?

<I>Editor:</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=4551...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2007
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 14, 2007 at 9:08 am | 7 comments | 5066 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion by former MP councilman Steve Schmidt: Time to support Dumbarton Rail

On March 14, 2007, Mayor Kelly Fergusson and City Council member Heyward Robinson held the first Green Cities Task Force...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by Al Neiman, on Jul 14, 2007 at 12:59 am | 7 comments | 4727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cyclist injured in Alpine Road collision

A woman cyclist suffered a fractured skull and facial trauma in a bike-versus-car accident Saturday, June 30, on Alpine...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Moderate, on Jul 13, 2007 at 9:42 pm | 47 comments | 7853 Views

ATHERTON

Go Solar meeting for Atherton and Menlo Park

An informational meeting explaining the economic advantages of solar power is set for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24, at the...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jul. 13, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4734 Views
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