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AROUND TOWN

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 Justin, on Nov 5, 2018 at 10:06 pm | 18 comments | 1858 Views

MENLO PARK

Park Forest continues to oppose 1704 ECR Project

The following public comments were made to the Planning Commission this evening: November 5, 2018 The 1704 ECR Project ...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 117 Views

OTHER TOPICS

NASA retires Kepler, the 'little spacecraft that could'

After nine years of scanning the stars and discovering thousands of new planets, the Kepler space observatory has run out...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2018
Last comment by Jon Castor, on Nov 4, 2018 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 2001 Views

MENLO PARK

On the right track

Longtime Almanac readers may have a feeling of deja vu reading about 13-year-old car racing phenom Jesse Love of Menlo Park...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2018
Last comment by Roland Kelly, on Nov 4, 2018 at 3:49 pm | 1 comment | 1351 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley man missing since Wednesday

Volunteers are holding a search party today (Nov. 4) to try to locate 55-year-old Portola Valley resident Marc Bajet, who...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2018
Last comment by Lael Bajet, on Nov 4, 2018 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 6799 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: No parking on Marva Oaks Drive until factions find compromise

Residents of Marva Oaks Drive in Woodside and local equestrians could not reach a compromise over how to address parking...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2018
Last comment by Help, on Nov 4, 2018 at 12:15 pm | 8 comments | 1261 Views

OTHER TOPICS

History of Sequoia Hospital District

In 1946, a petition signed by registered voters of a proposed "Sequoia Hospital District" pursuant to Chapter 932 of the...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Oct. 8, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Nov 3, 2018 at 7:06 pm | 26 comments | 411 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 Menlo Voter., on Nov 3, 2018 at 6:18 pm | 34 comments | 2334 Views

MENLO PARK

Petition be circulated to Remove Public Benefit Bonus from ECR-NE Low Density zone

Remove Public Benefit Bonus from ECR-NE Low Density zone The ECR NE-L District is located on the east side of El Camino...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 2, 2018
There are no comments yet. 97 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley school board to explore $49.5 million bond measure implementation

The Portola Valley School District will meet Wednesday afternoon (Oct. 3) to explore how it would implement fixes to its...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2018
Last comment by Knock it Off, on Nov 1, 2018 at 9:42 pm | 8 comments | 1215 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook plans new bus stop to meet growing transit needs

Facebook is proposing to build a new bus stop to better accommodate the significant number of buses and trams it uses to...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2018
Last comment by Facebag, on Nov 1, 2018 at 3:52 pm | 2 comments | 1730 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Judge rules in support of search warrant in Lopez case

A San Mateo County judge has determined that there was probable cause to issue a warrant to search the home of retired Sheriff's...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2018
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Nov 1, 2018 at 12:47 pm | 5 comments | 1282 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Hall of Fame San Francisco Giant Willie McCovey dies

Woodside resident and San Francisco Giants first baseman Willie McCovey, a Hall of Famer whose name graces a cove in San...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2018
Last comment by Big Mac, on Nov 1, 2018 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 2752 Views

WOODSIDE

Guest opinion: Restore power of municipalities to pass robust rent control

Voters should restore the ability of municipalities to implement robust rent control by voting yes on Proposition 10 this...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2018
Last comment by mper, on Nov 1, 2018 at 7:59 am | 13 comments | 1246 Views

MENLO PARK

Caltrain strikes car stuck in traffic at Ravenswood Avenue rail crossing

A woman sustained minor injuries after the car she was driving was struck by a train at the Ravenswood Avenue rail crossing...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2018
Last comment by Calypso41, on Oct 31, 2018 at 7:38 pm | 43 comments | 4822 Views

MENLO PARK

La Entrada Middle School floods after water main break

A water main break near La Entrada Middle School in Menlo Park on Thursday, Oct. 25, flooded classrooms, including a new...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Angela Swartz, Almanac Staff Writer, on Oct 31, 2018 at 1:59 pm | 4 comments | 2631 Views

MENLO PARK

Hotel developer, neighbors must compromise, commissioners say

After spending years redesigning plans for a proposed Hampton Inn hotel at 1704 El Camino Real in Menlo Park in response...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 31, 2018 at 1:24 pm | 21 comments | 1386 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council approves interim city manager contract

The Menlo Park City Council on Monday approved a contract with Starla Jerome-Robinson to serve as interim city manager. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Curious, on Oct 30, 2018 at 3:22 pm | 3 comments | 1726 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher charged with engaging in sex acts with minor

A teacher from Redwood City has been arrested on suspicion of engaging in sex acts with a minor, according to the San Mateo...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
There are no comments yet. 3344 Views

MENLO PARK

Belle Haven structure fire quickly extinguished

A fire at a single-story home on Chilco Street in Menlo Park Saturday afternoon was extinguished in about 15 minutes, according...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2018
Last comment by Alan, on Oct 29, 2018 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views
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