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Manzanita Talks move forward

Efforts to bring together public and private sector leaders to talk about how to address regional transportation problems...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2019
Last comment by Court Skinner, on Jul 7, 2019 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 442 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Survey suggests details of possible development on Bay's salt flats

A recent survey sent to certain Menlo Park residents floated the possibility of a development project on a 1,400-acre wetland...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Carolyn Chaney, on Jul 6, 2019 at 2:58 pm | 19 comments | 2580 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Officials 'cautiously optimistic' about girl who nearly drowned in Burgess Pool

A 13-year-old girl who was rushed to the hospital after collapsing in Menlo Park's Burgess Pool following a swimming meet...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2019
Last comment by Jessica Black, on Jul 6, 2019 at 9:49 am | 1 comment | 1716 Views

MENLO PARK

From Bach to the movies: Music@Menlo spans the centuries

This year's Music@Menlo festival highlights seven "Incredible Decades," transporting audiences from the age of Bach through...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2019
Last comment by Brendan G Carroll, on Jul 5, 2019 at 11:49 pm | 1 comment | 1268 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Child drowns in Atherton pool accident

A 3-year-old girl drowned on Thursday in the backyard swimming pool of an Atherton home during a party, town officials have...

Original post made on May. 30, 2019
Last comment by Carlos Chilel, on Jul 5, 2019 at 7:36 pm | 6 comments | 6305 Views

FICTION

State leaders hail decision to drop census citizenship question

President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday dropped its plan to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Tiananmen Square West, on Jul 5, 2019 at 3:57 pm | 18 comments | 812 Views

WOODSIDE

Midpeninsula celebrates Independence Day

Locals can explore numerous Fourth of July festivities this week, including the traditional parade sponsored by the city...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 5, 2019 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1175 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Guest opinion: Let's tackle the moral crisis of our time: affordable housing

Portola Valley planners know that ideal communities have people of all income levels and all ages. If we do not grow, we...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2019
Last comment by Homer, on Jul 5, 2019 at 1:59 pm | 8 comments | 1888 Views

AROUND TOWN

Two Woodside friends brave six-day race in Moroccan Desert

"Brutal." That's how Joel Butler describes one of the toughest races in the world -- a six-day footrace roughly equivalent...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2019
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Jul 5, 2019 at 1:18 pm | 1 comment | 1730 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park man convicted of attacking octogenarian mother

A Menlo Park man who attacked his 83-year-old mother in September 2016 has been found guilty of felonies of elder abuse,...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2019
Last comment by Concerned , on Jul 5, 2019 at 6:21 am | 5 comments | 2508 Views

MENLO PARK

Who removed the right turn lane at the start of Santa Cruz Ave?

Who is responsible for removing the right turn lane and creating traffic backups on Alameda de las Pulgas? Is this a MP decision?...

Original post made by new guy on Jul. 3, 2019
There are no comments yet. 114 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Man seriously injured in late Tuesday shooting

A man was shot multiple times late Tuesday night (July 2) in Menlo Park, according to police. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2019/07/03/menlo-park-man-se...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2401 Views

WOODSIDE

Wildfire meeting sparks thoughts on readiness as seasonal threat looms

More than 200 residents received advice on wildfire prevention -- such as creating vegetation-free space around their homes...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2019
Last comment by Donny Bareface, on Jul 2, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1153 Views

MENLO PARK

Update: No hazardous material in Facebook mail room

A Facebook spokesman said authorities have found no dangerous substances in a mail and package room at the tech giant's Menlo...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2019
Last comment by gossip, innuendo, exaggeration, confusion, on Jul 2, 2019 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | 1036 Views

WOODSIDE

Motorcyclist dies after Highway 84 collision

A motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon (June 30) after his motorcycle crashed into a truck on Highway 84, the California Highway...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2019
Last comment by Bob Rosenberg , on Jul 1, 2019 at 10:03 pm | 5 comments | 2017 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park set to enact cannabis business ban

Citing a lack of public pushback to the city's nearly two-year moratorium on cannabis businesses in Menlo Park, the City...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Jul 1, 2019 at 9:09 pm | 29 comments | 2116 Views

MENLO PARK

Sarin detected at Facebook facility

Firefighters with hazardous materials training are setting up at Facebook's shipping and receiving building in Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Mateo County questions terms of Stanford's $4.7B offer

Stanford announced Monday an offer to Santa Clara County to commit $4.7 billion toward local housing, transportation and...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by Question , on Jun 29, 2019 at 10:06 pm | 2 comments | 2754 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley school district’s budget sound, but $1.2 million in cuts may come if parcel tax isn’t renewed

The Portola Valley School District's budget remains healthy, but the district will need to make over $1 million in budget...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2019
Last comment by enough, on Jun 29, 2019 at 9:54 am | 3 comments | 1213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'This is not saying we're anti-charter.' Ravenswood school board backs state charter bills

The Ravenswood City school board unanimously approved Thursday night a charter school moratorium that throws their support...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Funding, on Jun 28, 2019 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1110 Views
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