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Woodside fire district medics hurt in alleged DUI crash are out of hospital

The two Woodside Fire Protection District medics who were in an ambulance when it was struck from behind in an alleged DUI...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2018
Last comment by John , on Aug 21, 2018 at 9:27 am | 1 comment | 2180 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Neighbors and equestrians contest use of roadside

Residents of Marva Oaks Drive, a cul-de-sac off Raymundo Drive in Woodside, are pushing back against demands by some equestrians...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by justaskme, on Aug 20, 2018 at 2:11 pm | 5 comments | 3137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: District 4 has new potential City Council contender

Come November, there could be competition for the City Council seat to represent Menlo Park's new District 4, which includes...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2018
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Aug 20, 2018 at 10:22 am | 7 comments | 2058 Views

MENLO PARK

West Menlo residents petition county for a safer Santa Cruz Avenue

A coalition of residents in West Menlo Park has petitioned San Mateo County for a series of road changes to improve safety...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 20, 2018 at 7:15 am | 13 comments | 4006 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Proposed growth along Bay far outpaces expectations

In Menlo Park, there's one lesson the city government is learning the hard way for the second time this year: With great...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2018
Last comment by James Madison, on Aug 19, 2018 at 5:19 pm | 22 comments | 4462 Views

WOODSIDE

Longtime Woodside volunteer George Offen dies

As a volunteer for the town and community of Woodside, George Offen was a standout. He served 12 years on the local elementary...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2018
Last comment by Jill Gay, on Aug 19, 2018 at 12:16 pm | 8 comments | 4837 Views

WOODSIDE

Update: Skyline Boulevard reopens following oil spill

Skyline Boulevard just north of Four Corners has fully reopened to traffic following an oil spill earlier this afternoon...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Aug 19, 2018 at 10:08 am | 1 comment | 920 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sequoia Healthcare District election opportunity

The recent switch from at-large to election by zones has created an opportunity for concerned individuals to run for 3 lucrative...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Jul. 20, 2018
Last comment by Yet More Of The Same Nonsense, on Aug 18, 2018 at 4:29 pm | 7 comments | 431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Contested election ahead for Menlo fire board

Four candidates are vying for three open seats on the board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, which includes the...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2018
Last comment by Citizen, on Aug 18, 2018 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 1835 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Services Saturday for Robert Segbarth, gardener and friend to homeless

A celebration of the life of Portola Valley resident Robert Irwin Segbarth is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at the Ladera...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2018
Last comment by Elsie Floriani, on Aug 17, 2018 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 1045 Views

MENLO PARK

Tour de Menlo benefit bike ride set for Aug. 18

The annual Tour de Menlo bike ride rolls out on Saturday, Aug. 18, from Menlo-Atherton High School. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2018
Last comment by Triggered Much?, on Aug 17, 2018 at 11:26 am | 2 comments | 1000 Views

MOVIES

Isn't it 'Rich'?

"Crazy Rich Asians" -- based on a trilogy of novels -- marks a long-overdue investment in Asian talent as the first major...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by movie goer, on Aug 16, 2018 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 797 Views

ATHERTON

Only the three incumbents file for Atherton election

Atherton has only three candidates for three open City Council seats, so council members will decide at a special meeting...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Election , on Aug 16, 2018 at 2:16 pm | 35 comments | 1808 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Key election issue: Addressing Bayfront area's general plan

Whether or not Menlo Park residents supported the general plan changes approved in late 2016 governing growth in the city's...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2018
Last comment by Proposal, on Aug 16, 2018 at 9:41 am | 6 comments | 1572 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park ordinance in works to make landlords assist displaced renters

Menlo Park is in the process of developing an ordinance that, if passed, could require landlords who evict tenants without...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by MP mom, on Aug 16, 2018 at 9:29 am | 21 comments | 3166 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: No charter city ballot measure, council decides

The Menlo Park City Council voted unanimously at an Aug. 13 emergency meeting to reverse its earlier position in support...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by Tad Cook, on Aug 16, 2018 at 2:20 am | 1 comment | 1541 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park wants Stanford to pay property taxes and build tunnel, gondola

Left with few other options to register opposition, Menlo Park has gone big with its demands of Stanford University in a...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by Reduce the Cars, on Aug 15, 2018 at 2:08 pm | 27 comments | 10869 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Weekly Peaceful Sidewalk Demonstrations every Friday, noon - 1 in Palo Alto

Ongoing noon-1 demonstration EVERY FRIDAY on peace and justice issues sponsored by the local Women's Intl. League for Peace...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Aug. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 247 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Street Smarts: Whether pedaling or water paddling, safety training is crucial for kids

Introducing Street Smarts, a new column by Katie Behroozi and Jen Wolosin dedicated to transportation-related issues in and...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by MPer, on Aug 15, 2018 at 9:52 am | 4 comments | 935 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park elections update: Six council candidates, two more possible

Menlo Park is expected to have a full roster of candidates running in its inaugural year of district-based elections. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2018
Last comment by what we?, on Aug 14, 2018 at 7:39 pm | 15 comments | 2336 Views
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