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Students Need Host Families for Short Visit

Public Service Announcement Japanese Students Need Homes in the mid-peninsula area March 24 to April 4 Hosting a foreign...

Original post made by Suzanne Autry on Feb. 24, 2018
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Fire District Purchases Property behind Fire Station 4 in the Unincorporated County Area

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has purchased a 6000 square foot residential lot with a 1980’s single family,...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 3, 2018
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Herbicide to be sprayed at Sharon Park on Feb 14

Anyone know anything about Espalande EZ a non selective herbicide? It's scheduled to be sprayed on the wooded natural area...

Original post made by concerned on Feb. 13, 2017
Last comment by concerned, on Feb 13, 2017 at 10:20 pm | 2 comments | 659 Views


Is this how we want our tax dollars spent?

Having already spent or caused to be spent $80k of taxpayers’ money on their so-called Fire Services Fiscal Review and...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 19, 2018
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The Failed Promise of High Speed Rail

The Failed Promise of High Speed Rail By Morris Brown Resident of Menlo Park and Founder of DERAIL, a grassroots effort...

Original post made by morris brown on Feb. 23, 2018
There are no comments yet. 649 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District authorizes CEO To Enter Into an Agreement For Specialized Legal Services.

In typical fashion, the Sequoia Healthcare District discussed 3 items in closed session at a special meeting this past Monday,...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Sep. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 648 Views


Farewell to the Oasis?!

Considerable chatter, shock and angst is roiling on Facebook with recent news of the shuttering of the Oasis, the last day...

Original post made by Mark D. on Feb. 21, 2018
There are no comments yet. 646 Views


Guest opinion: Restore power of municipalities to pass robust rent control

The Bay Area is currently in the midst of the worst housing crisis in its history. By the time it is over, the Bay Area and...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2018
Last comment by Big gubmint, on Oct 25, 2018 at 8:48 pm | 6 comments | 640 Views


missed opportunity for housing

Menlo Park is once again favoring more office space over development of more housing. This coming Tuesday the city council...

Original post made by concerned resident on Aug. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 639 Views


Cline comes out against Councilmembers serving more than two terms.

In the Palo Alto Daily Post this morning, Menlo Park Councilmember Rich Cline spoke out against Councilmembers serving more...

Original post made by Newsy on Mar. 19, 2018
Last comment by joola, on Mar 21, 2018 at 12:57 pm | 2 comments | 631 Views


Uneven ground

How unequal land use harms communities in southern San Mateo County Read the full story here

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2019
Last comment by Karen Grove, on Sep 7, 2019 at 3:23 pm | 1 comment | 628 Views


To the lovely young couple hiking at Wunderlich w/baby this just past Monday eve

Why I almost titled this thread "One of the dumbest things that I have ever done": It was getting dark, and a totally...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 627 Views


Left Bank

Now, is Left Bank were feeding needy families FREE for Thanksgiving that would be news. Why not use the wealth in our community...

Original post made by Harriet Garfinkle on Nov. 22, 2017
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Atherton's "concerns" with financial equity

From the Joint Fire Board/Town Council Meeting Agenda packet regarding the Town's Matrix Study of the Fire District: "...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jan. 20, 2019
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jan 23, 2019 at 9:54 pm | 32 comments | 621 Views


Coastside Progressive Democrats Endorse Mark Melville for Sheriff 2018

Very brave and honest people on the coast. This is a no brainer.

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Apr. 29, 2018
Last comment by 2nd wife, on May 7, 2018 at 1:20 am | 5 comments | 616 Views


Woodside's new ethics code is aspirational, informal

In the spring of 2016, a former Woodside mayor accused a resident-volunteer serving on the town's Architectural and Site...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Oct 22, 2018 at 6:35 pm | 2 comments | 614 Views



The City of Menlo Park offers its community many things, but one area that it seems to lack is public art. Nearly all cities...

Original post made by Art Fan on Jan. 30, 2018
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 31, 2018 at 6:16 am | 1 comment | 612 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District(SHD) - "70 Strong"

There is a topic in Town Square Forum, "Sequoia's 70 Strong partnership with PFS a failure" with 22 comments and 1124 views....

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by Enough Already, on Mar 6, 2019 at 6:02 pm | 4 comments | 610 Views


First Portola Valley School District superintendent Tony Rose remembered

Derek Rose intends to pull up at Portola Valley Town Center on Saturday, May 25, in his father's black '55 T-bird, the one...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by V.K. Marugg, on May 24, 2019 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 610 Views


Atherton's Earth Day program serves up a Silicon Valley-style solution for climate change

Kate Bradshaw has a report out this week in the Almanac on the new and alarming findings on Sea Level Rise Vulnerability...

Original post made by ValerieG on Apr. 18, 2018
Last comment by ValerieG, on Apr 18, 2018 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 609 Views
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