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Grand jury says entire county at risk of wildfire

A San Mateo County Civil Grand Jury report released on July 9 warns residents of urban areas not to be complacent about wildfires...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by GM, on Jul 17, 2019 at 9:16 am | 7 comments | 2393 Views

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Kings Mountain Road fire safety work begins July 15

A long-delayed fire suppression project along King's Mountain Road in San Mateo County's Huddert County Park was set to start...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2019
Last comment by JD, on Jul 15, 2019 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 1602 Views

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Midpeninsula celebrates Independence Day

Locals can explore numerous Fourth of July festivities this week, including the traditional parade sponsored by the city...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 5, 2019 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1194 Views

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Wildfire meeting sparks thoughts on readiness as seasonal threat looms

More than 200 residents received advice on wildfire prevention -- such as creating vegetation-free space around their homes...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2019
Last comment by Donny Bareface, on Jul 2, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 1179 Views

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Motorcyclist dies after Highway 84 collision

A motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon (June 30) after his motorcycle crashed into a truck on Highway 84, the California Highway...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2019
Last comment by Bob Rosenberg , on Jul 1, 2019 at 10:03 pm | 5 comments | 2076 Views

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State releases new earthquake hazards map

The Woodside area has a new reference for liquefaction and earthquake-induced landslide hazards in the form of an online...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 28, 2019 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 1553 Views

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Woodside: Murder suspect arrested last night after second Skyline slaying

Sheriff's deputies arrested a man fleeing the scene of a second fatal stabbing on Skyline Boulevard last night, and have...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Fwiw, on Jun 21, 2019 at 12:45 pm | 6 comments | 6601 Views

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Assemblyman Berman holding wildfire town hall Saturday

State Assemblyman Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) is sponsoring a June 22 wildfire town hall meeting in Portola Valley that will...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 20, 2019 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 1063 Views

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Woodside commission to review new proposals for the Glens

Some proposed rules to expand options to residents of the Glens neighborhood to improve their homes will be the subject of...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 4, 2019 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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Precautionary power shutdowns loom again this fire season, PG&E warns

With wildfire season approaching, PG&E is again warning customers, particularly in wooded, high-fire-risk areas like Woodside...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 31, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 1367 Views

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Woodside School stages 'The Little Mermaid Jr.'

Woodside School students will perform in "The Little Mermaid Jr.," based on Hans Christian Andersen's classic about a mermaid...

Original post made on May. 30, 2019
Last comment by Great Fun, on May 30, 2019 at 9:59 am | 1 comment | 1232 Views

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Rob Lindner steps up to top job in Woodside fire district

Rob Lindner, who was among the first paramedics hired by the Woodside Fire Protection District, officially took over as the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Jon Castor, on May 21, 2019 at 10:19 pm | 1 comment | 1920 Views

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Cal Fire plans work along Kings Mountain Road next month

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) is planning to begin its major fire suppression project...

Original post made on May. 18, 2019
Last comment by resident, on May 18, 2019 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1976 Views

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Coroner's Office identifies motorcyclist killed in Highway 84 crash

A motorcyclist killed in a crash on Highway 84 on Sunday, April 28, has been identified as 26-year-old Matthew Wong of Campbell,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by La Hondan, on May 9, 2019 at 10:49 am | 11 comments | 3672 Views

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Woodside school district names choice for new superintendent

The Woodside Elementary School District has chosen its middle school principal to fill the post of outgoing Superintendent...

Original post made on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by Dana Sanderson, on May 8, 2019 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1845 Views

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Woodside May Day brings town together

On a normal day, Woodside can appear to be a sleepy place, but when it's time for the annual May Day celebration it is anything...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by Woodsider, on May 6, 2019 at 2:04 pm | 2 comments | 1890 Views

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Woodside school district superintendent announces move to Las Lomitas

Woodside Elementary School District Superintendent Beth Polito is leaving her post at the end of the school year to head...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Susan, on May 4, 2019 at 8:54 am | 2 comments | 2859 Views

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Kite Hill wildflowers reappear following restoration project

Craig Dremann and his crew of two helpers are using string trimmers to trim the meadow on Woodside's Kite Hill, allowing...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on May 2, 2019 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1821 Views

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Woodside, Portola Valley councils bestow raises on town managers

Woodside and Portola Valley rewarded their town managers with raises in late March, with Woodside's Kevin Bryant receiving...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Apr 30, 2019 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1441 Views

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Update: Missing Palo Alto woman who berated MAGA hat-wearing man found safe

A Palo Alto woman who made national headlines when she verbally assaulted a man wearing a Make America Great Again hat on...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by Sandr Farrell, on Apr 24, 2019 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 2735 Views
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