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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood to hold public meetings on charter school expansion request

The Ravenswood City School District is hosting a series of community meetings through next week to inform the public about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
Last comment by Kevin, on Feb 5, 2019 at 10:54 pm | 2 comments | 2452 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man with gun, meth arrested at Woodside Park and Ride

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office arrested a 29-year-old transient from San Jose on Sunday night at the...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Bill D. Wall, on Feb 5, 2019 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 3982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside Preschool director is author, counselor in spare time

Tom Limbert knows how to keep busy. He's not only the director of Woodside Preschool, but is also the Woodside Elementary...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2019
Last comment by Creed, on Feb 5, 2019 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 3025 Views

FICTION

Weather service expects low snow levels through Tuesday afternoon

The National Weather Service is predicting snow in some of the Bay Area's higher elevations. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1394 Views

AROUND TOWN

Questions swirl in aftermath of PG&E's bankruptcy filing

Pacific Gas & Electric filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday, throwing the future of the large investor-owned utility,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2019
Last comment by Who grants them the monopoly?, on Feb 4, 2019 at 1:50 pm | 8 comments | 3869 Views

OTHER TOPICS

College admissions program Jan. 16

Parents and students hoping to get the inside scoop on college admissions -- from both the admissions department perspective...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2318 Views

MENLO PARK

Dumbarton rail project to get full environmental, fiscal analysis

In a sharp acceleration of a project that has for decades lurched through planning processes that haven't gone anywhere,...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2018
Last comment by Osman Hossain, on Feb 3, 2019 at 10:49 pm | 5 comments | 5599 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Local food pantries prepare for more clients if government shutdown continues

Bay Area families that depend on federal programs for their basic food needs could find themselves without a lifeline by...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1751 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caregivers grapple with idea of lying to dementia patients

Should you lie to a person with dementia? It's become a common question in the world of caregiving, where lies might be less...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2816 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton council, Menlo fire board members to explore future ties

Talks are ahead to find a compromise over a disparity that has Atherton property owners paying the Menlo Park Fire Protection...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2019
Last comment by fwiw, on Feb 2, 2019 at 3:22 pm | 15 comments | 3643 Views

SPORTS

'Little Free Library' boxes coming to more Menlo Park neighborhoods

The Menlo Park Library is launching a new pilot program to partner with local homeowners to boost residents' access to books....

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2019
Last comment by Misty, on Feb 1, 2019 at 8:29 pm | 1 comment | 4728 Views

ATHERTON

Multiple burglaries, car stolen in Atherton in less than a day

In fewer than 24 hours earlier this week someone stole a car and bicycles and broke into two homes in Atherton. Read the...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2019
Last comment by Citizen, on Feb 1, 2019 at 3:07 pm | 15 comments | 7774 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Council approves hefty raises for police officers, corporals

Members of the Menlo Park Police Officers' Association will earn 12 percent in raises over the next three years under a...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by Colleen, on Feb 1, 2019 at 7:40 am | 2 comments | 3818 Views

MENLO PARK

22-year-old killed by train in Menlo Park Saturday

A 22-year-old man from Redwood City was struck and killed by a train in Menlo Park around 1 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jan 31, 2019 at 2:51 pm | 3 comments | 12245 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park fire district expands its property portfolio

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has purchased another house, this time in the Belle Haven neighborhood of Menlo Park,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2019
Last comment by Bill, on Jan 31, 2019 at 1:53 pm | 8 comments | 4004 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seeing better

Menlo Park painter Mitchell Johnson, who insists that close viewing of art can help you expand your outlook on everyday life,...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by Elsie Floriani, on Jan 31, 2019 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 3699 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sam Halsted, a member of the first Portola Valley Town Council, dies

Friends and family of Sam Halsted, who died Jan. 16 in Stanford hospital at the age of 90, are invited to a memorial celebration...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by Bill Wall, on Jan 31, 2019 at 11:03 am | 1 comment | 3027 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Woodside Preschool director is author, counselor in spare time

Tom Limbert knows how to keep busy. He's not only the director of Woodside Preschool, but is also the Woodside Elementary...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2019
Last comment by Leigh Pyle, on Jan 30, 2019 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 1276 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton police to hold community meeting following rash of burglaries

A spate of home and auto burglaries in Atherton has spurred officials to organize a community meeting, set for Thursday,...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2019
Last comment by My2Bits, on Jan 30, 2019 at 11:13 am | 4 comments | 3796 Views

AROUND TOWN

SMC e-mail Deletion policy put on hold by Mike Callagy.

The Policy of deletion of e-mails after 90 days was set to go into effect February 1, 2019. Somebody placed the announcement...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Jan. 30, 2019
There are no comments yet. 362 Views
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