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Girls rock on first Little League all-female team, the Rockies

Gender equality in sports took a happy step forward on the local baseball field this season as the Menlo Atherton Little...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2019
Last comment by Equality?, on Jun 17, 2019 at 8:04 pm | 1 comment | 1228 Views

MENLO PARK

$27K in restitution ordered for man who hacked The Almanac

The 36-year-old man who hacked and temporarily shut down AlmanacNews.com and other Embarcadero Media websites nearly four...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jun 17, 2019 at 7:57 pm | 4 comments | 1593 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park woman using oxygen dies in accidental fire

A woman who was smoking in her Menlo Park home while also using oxygen in a medical cylinder to breathe died last night (June...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2480 Views

AROUND TOWN

Driver arrested for attempted murder at Nealon Park scheduled to enter plea Friday

A man charged with attempted murder after allegedly striking a pedestrian with a stolen car on June 7 at Nealon Park refused...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Jun 15, 2019 at 2:56 pm | 3 comments | 1149 Views

MENLO PARK

Block party perks up downtown Menlo Park

Downtown Menlo Park was a lively scene Wednesday evening as the city and the Chamber of Commerce hosted the 13th annual community...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by Emmecj, on Jun 14, 2019 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 1124 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Former Woodland School director files age discrimination suit

A former employee of the private Woodland School in Portola Valley is suing the school for age discrimination. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1899 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A program offers free Latin lessons to K-8 students

A group of Menlo-Atherton High School students will spend their Saturdays tutoring elementary and middle schoolers in Latin...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by Member, on Jun 14, 2019 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1038 Views

AROUND TOWN

Food trumps hate

Feeling unnerved by increasing anti-immigrant rhetoric in the wake of the 2016 presidential election, Danielle Tsi started...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jun 13, 2019 at 7:02 pm | 10 comments | 980 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Nativity Carnival draws crowds over weekend

Sun, fun and games were on the program for those attending the Nativity Carnival last weekend, June 7-9. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by Thanks, on Jun 13, 2019 at 9:20 am | 1 comment | 1010 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A's Class of 2019 says farewell

Menlo-Atherton High School's Class of 2019 received their diplomas during a graduation ceremony held on the school's football...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Kate Kennedy, on Jun 12, 2019 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 1832 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park, Atherton water main work underway

A water main replacement project began on May 31 in the Lindenwood neighborhood of Atherton and the Menlo Oaks neighborhood...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 12, 2019 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 993 Views

MENLO PARK

Atherton: Sixteen-year-old arrested for having gun on M-A campus

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy who they suspect brought a gun on the Menlo-Atherton High School campus on June 6 during...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 12, 2019 at 6:00 am | 2 comments | 3041 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lawmaker behind SB 50 makes case for zoning reforms to address state housing crisis

Scott Wiener, whose housing bill has energized housing advocates and galvanized local officials, came to Palo Alto on Friday...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on Jun 11, 2019 at 9:42 pm | 5 comments | 1052 Views

MENLO PARK

Council pushes back on proposal to add staff next fiscal year

The Menlo Park City Council cast doubt on proposals in the city budget to add new staff members and use non-guaranteed money...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer Bestor, on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 156 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council to weigh development moratorium this week

Spurred by a proposal from two council members, the Menlo Park City Council will consider adopting a moratorium on new nonresidential...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Subcommittee, on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:47 pm | 41 comments | 3666 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Santa Cruz Avenue shut down Wednesday for downtown block party

Menlo Park's 13th annual downtown block party will be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Santa Cruz Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 11, 2019 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1202 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Semitruck driver suffers moderate injuries in crash

A semitruck driver was transported to the hospital with moderate injuries on Monday morning (June 10) following a three-vehicle...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Jun 11, 2019 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1777 Views

OTHER TOPICS

To all, a good knight

Brilliant scientist. Prolific inventor. Entrepreneur and philanthropist. Armand Neukermans of Portola Valley is all of these...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Jun 10, 2019 at 10:31 pm | 3 comments | 1903 Views

MENLO PARK

Who pays for public art?

Efforts are underway to launch a new nonprofit dedicated to public art in Menlo Park, a city that hasn't had an Arts Commission...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2019
Last comment by Observer II, on Jun 9, 2019 at 3:49 pm | 5 comments | 1495 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jason's Cafe, a Menlo Park diner, shutters following ADA suits

Jason's Cafe, which had been in operation in Menlo Park for 11 years, closed May 1, according to Jason Kwan, the cafe's...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by owner's issue, on Jun 8, 2019 at 5:13 pm | 111 comments | 7421 Views
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