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WOODSIDE

Woodside's historic Fleishhacker estate could set a sales record in California

One of Woodside's oldest estates, the 75-acre Fleishhacker property known as Green Gables, is for sale. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Former Roberts Bagboy, 1 hour ago | 3 comments | 3108 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Funding to build affordable housing available

The city of Menlo Park has released a "notice of funding availability," a call for agencies to apply for funding, for affordable...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2018
Last comment by Jen Mazzon, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 599 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Police Department names new commander

The Menlo Park Police Department has hired a new police commander, Rich Struckman, who was scheduled to start Tuesday, Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2018
Last comment by Citizen, 16 hours ago | 3 comments | 1941 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School closures due to Camp Fire smoke could continue next week

With smoky conditions from the Camp Fire expected to last through Tuesday, school officials are in the process of deciding...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2018
Last comment by Kinde N Rockr, 16 hours ago | 5 comments | 1584 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Hickey ousted

Today's Daily Post had an article by Emily Mibach, entitled "Hickey ousted, campaigned against district" Below is my response: Editor,...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Nov. 9, 2018
Last comment by pogo, on Nov 18, 2018 at 6:32 am | 15 comments | 325 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

PV schools superintendent announces resignation

Portola Valley School District Superintendent Eric Hartwig announced that he will be leaving his post at the end of the school...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by Parent, on Nov 17, 2018 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 1269 Views

OTHER TOPICS

New mail-in ballot system triggers delays in election results for San Mateo County

When the first, much anticipated vote counts were released by the San Mateo County Elections Office at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday,...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2018
Last comment by Lunch out Front, on Nov 17, 2018 at 3:46 pm | 33 comments | 5342 Views

MENLO PARK

New Facebook bus stop approved

The Menlo Park City Council voted 4-0 on Tuesday, Nov. 13, to approve a new bus stop and bus circulation configuration proposed...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by Jesus J, on Nov 17, 2018 at 10:40 am | 2 comments | 1195 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Friday update: Taylor, Combs, Nash likely Menlo Park council race winners

The latest round of election results, released 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, show that Cecilia Taylor, Drew Combs and Betsy...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Nov 17, 2018 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 847 Views

MENLO PARK

Former Menlo Park mayor Dee Tolles dies at 79

Former Menlo Park mayor Raymond "Dee" Tolles died Monday, Nov. 12, at age 79, leaving behind a legacy of civic involvement...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by Robyn Rabosea, on Nov 16, 2018 at 8:00 am | 6 comments | 3701 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Glens residents resist the 'nonconforming' label

For some people, being labeled a nonconformist is a badge of honor. Homeowners in the Glens in Woodside are tired of being...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by Need new roads 2, on Nov 16, 2018 at 3:50 am | 3 comments | 1278 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park: Bike lanes on Oak Grove Avenue to stay

A little over a year ago, temporary bike lanes were installed on segments of Oak Grove Avenue, Crane Street and University...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2018
Last comment by Sorry..was out of town, on Nov 16, 2018 at 12:25 am | 5 comments | 2513 Views

ATHERTON

An urgent Atherton public safety issue - We cannot ignore the lessons of Coffey Park, Redding and Paradise

November 11, 2018 Atherton Town Council, When the Town approved, many years ago, the subdivision of the Flood Estate...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by Observer, on Nov 15, 2018 at 12:41 pm | 13 comments | 887 Views

MENLO PARK

State Auditor High Critical (to say the least) report on High Speed Rail

The California State Auditor has just released a very critical report on the High Speed Rail Project and the Authority. One...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Nov. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 99 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park City Council: Taylor, Combs and Nash leading

Preliminary election night results show that Menlo Park City Council candidates Cecilia Taylor, Drew Combs and Betsy Nash...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2018
Last comment by Lean Out, on Nov 15, 2018 at 6:47 am | 41 comments | 8224 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: District considers resolution to ‘mitigate impact' of development on M-A

Sequoia Union High School District officials have not been shy in voicing their concern that student enrollment could increase...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2018
Last comment by David P., on Nov 14, 2018 at 11:07 pm | 2 comments | 1339 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Pensions discussions on council agenda

The Menlo Park City Council is scheduled to discuss what it should do about its pension obligations at its meeting scheduled...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by pay it forward, on Nov 14, 2018 at 4:36 pm | 3 comments | 1049 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley promoting use of electric leaf blowers

Gas-powered leaf blowers are in the cross hairs in Portola Valley. They're the little engines that can generate emissions...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2018
Last comment by home front, on Nov 14, 2018 at 3:05 pm | 5 comments | 1110 Views

MENLO PARK

Historical Association hosts celebration of Armistice Day centennial on Sunday

This Sunday, Nov. 11, will mark 100 years since the end of World War I, and 80 years of Fremont Park's existence in Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2018
Last comment by J Neene, on Nov 13, 2018 at 7:56 pm | 6 comments | 697 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Election 2018: New voting system triggers election results delay for San Mateo County races

When the first, much anticipated vote counts were released by the San Mateo County Elections Office at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by Michael, on Nov 13, 2018 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 247 Views
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Salt & Straw Palo Alto to open Nov. 23
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 3,600 views

Trials of My Grandmother
By Aldis Petriceks | 2 comments | 1,508 views

Lakes and Larders (part 2)
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 1,249 views