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Wednesday: Atherton council to discuss options for future as part of fire district

The same day a critical civil grand jury report on the Menlo Park Fire Protection District was issued, Atherton posted a...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2018
Last comment by Citizen, on Jul 19, 2018 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 1968 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley revises lighting policies

It's dark on moonless nights in Portola Valley, due in part to residents being discouraged in using lights triggered by motion...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2018
Last comment by Robert, on Jul 19, 2018 at 10:41 am | 11 comments | 3600 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Grand jury says Menlo fire district is not prepared to deal with growth

A just-issued grand jury report questions whether the Menlo Park Fire Protection District is prepared to meet the challenges...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett , on Jul 18, 2018 at 5:21 pm | 55 comments | 9953 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park councilwoman held Facebook shares through most of 2017

Amended state-mandated documents reveal that it took Menlo Park City Council member Catherine Carlton six months to sell...

Original post made on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by FPPC Investigation?, on Jul 17, 2018 at 6:10 am | 58 comments | 11058 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside Bakery & Cafe to rekindle its restaurant in Menlo Park

Regular patrons of the old Woodside Bakery & Cafe, forced to closed its doors in March 2015, may experience deja vu after...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by YES YES YES!!!, on Jul 16, 2018 at 1:52 pm | 15 comments | 6595 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside Priory students host free hackathon for cognitive disability aids

A group of high schoolers known as the Ramen Club, from Woodside Priory School, will host a free hackathon/makeathon at the...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2018
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AROUND TOWN

Two of four felons plead no contest to handling guns in music video

Two convicted felons accused of brandishing guns in a music video despite being prohibited from possessing firearms due to...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Appreciate the information, on Jul 14, 2018 at 3:07 pm | 40 comments | 2394 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Hardware store a haven for fix-it-yourself community

Residents of Portola Valley seeking a meaningful sense of accomplishment may find what they're looking for with a visit to...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by Danna Breen, on Jul 13, 2018 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 3345 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Mentor and volunteer Marilyn Walter dies at 92

Marilyn Walter lived her life in accord with the precept "The charm of life is in its living," her granddaughter said. A...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Danna Breen, on Jul 13, 2018 at 7:18 pm | 4 comments | 2825 Views

MENLO PARK

94-unit apartment building proposed on Independence Drive

A 94-unit, eight-story apartment building at 111 Independence Drive in eastern Menlo Park, near the Marsh Road-U.S. 101,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 13, 2018 at 6:04 pm | 7 comments | 6037 Views

AROUND TOWN

Madera wins Wine Spectator's Grand Award

Madera's 17,645-bottle wine cellar has won the highest recognition possible from Wine Spectator magazine: the Grand Award,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2018
Last comment by Doodler, on Jul 13, 2018 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 2217 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: New building proposed along El Camino Real

A new three-story building could appear at the corner of Cambridge Avenue and El Camino Real in Menlo Park, next to the former...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by really?, on Jul 13, 2018 at 11:34 am | 15 comments | 5298 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside celebrates May Day all day

May Day is always a bit of a circus in Woodside, starting with the fun run and walk at the library, and the pancake breakfast...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2018
Last comment by HorseLover, on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:04 am | 1 comment | 912 Views

MENLO PARK

Report touts Bay Area as mega-powerful region facing challenges

Silicon Valley is an economic powerhouse, and some of the cogs that drive it are more functional than others, claims a new...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 12, 2018 at 2:52 pm | 4 comments | 4393 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Court hears U.S. appeal of preliminary injunction that kept DACA program in place

A panel of U.S. appeals court judges appeared to give a cool reception Tuesday to a government lawyer who urged them to overturn...

Original post made on May. 21, 2018
Last comment by VA CA news, on Jul 12, 2018 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 1895 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Yang announces run for Belle Haven's City Council seat

George Yang, 42, and a 10-year resident of Menlo Park, has announced his candidacy for Menlo Park's City Council. He lives...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 11, 2018 at 1:36 pm | 33 comments | 4671 Views

OTHER TOPICS

San Mateo County supervisors approve legal aid fund for undocumented immigrants

With a unanimous vote just days before the launch of a new fiscal year, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on June...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 11, 2018 at 1:28 pm | 18 comments | 2862 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Momentum builds for new stop signs in the Willows

On May 7, a young girl riding her bike was hit by a car in Menlo Park's Willows neighborhood at the intersection of Central...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by peninsula resident, on Jul 11, 2018 at 10:35 am | 5 comments | 2921 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley school board OKs $49.5 million bond measure

A $49.5 million bond to pay for repairs, renovations and new buildings on the Portola Valley School District's two campuses...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2018
Last comment by Local #1, on Jul 11, 2018 at 7:10 am | 1 comment | 910 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Annual rodeo draws two protest groups

Two protest groups stood along Kings Mountain Road in Woodside at the entrance to the grounds of the Mounted Patrol of San...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Eric Mills, on Jul 10, 2018 at 5:46 pm | 19 comments | 4963 Views
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