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NASA employees brace for prolonged shutdown

The full brunt of the government shutdown is hitting home this week as federal employees face their first payday lapse. NASA...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2019
Last comment by RM III sings!, 11 hours ago | 15 comments | 2025 Views

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Taylor Eigsti holds a local 'Reunion'

The new year is a time for reflecting back and looking forward, and both were a theme for Menlo Park-raised Taylor Eigsti...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2019
Last comment by Kelly, on Jan 17, 2019 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 1520 Views

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Postponed: Menlo Park council's goal-setting meeting

A goal-setting meeting at which the Menlo Park City Council was scheduled to talk through priorities for its 2019 work plan...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2019
Last comment by proper procedures, on Jan 12, 2019 at 1:28 pm | 7 comments | 2025 Views

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La Entrada school floods for second time in five weeks

A water main break at La Entrada Middle School in Menlo Park on Nov. 29 flooded the campus for the second time in five weeks,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2019
There are no comments yet. 536 Views

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Surf Air returns to San Carlos Airport

Surf Air is back at the San Carlos Airport. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2018/10/29/surf-air-returns-to-san-carlos-airport...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jan 5, 2019 at 9:19 am | 32 comments | 2504 Views

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An unblinking eye to accompany deputies on patrol starting in June

Encounters with Sheriff's Office deputies on patrol after June should result in video records of the experience stored in...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2018
Last comment by 31 12 999, on Dec 28, 2018 at 6:40 pm | 3 comments | 1443 Views

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Atherton police treat kids in need to a holiday shopping spree

It was an experience they could only have dreamed about: Eight local kids were taken on a holiday shopping spree at Target...

Original post made on Dec. 24, 2018
Last comment by God Bless, on Dec 25, 2018 at 9:42 am | 2 comments | 2157 Views

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Three deaths prompt county hearing on Taser use

In the wake of three deaths involving Taser stun gun use by law enforcement officers in San Mateo County this year, the county...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2018
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Dec 24, 2018 at 5:08 pm | 19 comments | 2308 Views

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Stabbing victim's death sends shock waves through community

Those who knew Kathy Hughes Anderson are reeling in shock following the news that the former Atherton town arborist and 62-year-old...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2018
Last comment by Just the Facts, on Dec 18, 2018 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 12515 Views

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Atherton: Caltrain to hold public meeting on electrification

Caltrain will host a meeting on Monday, Dec. 17, in Atherton to discuss the construction project that will electrify the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 16, 2018 at 10:09 am | 2 comments | 2063 Views

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Atherton tops most expensive real estate list

For the second year in a row, Atherton topped the list for most expensive residential real estate in the country, according...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 15, 2018 at 2:59 pm | 37 comments | 4282 Views

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A Woodside treasure

The Fleishhacker estate in Woodside, recently revealed to be on the market for an unnamed price that local real estate agents...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2018
Last comment by Calypso41, on Dec 10, 2018 at 9:18 pm | 2 comments | 3126 Views

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Longtime aging expert, now 88, heeds his own advice

At 88 years old, aging expert and retired Stanford University professor Walter Bortz is personally experiencing some of the...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2018
Last comment by Dave Ross, on Dec 10, 2018 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | 3556 Views

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County officials certify results for local elections

San Mateo County election officials released the certified results for the Nov. 6 election on Thursday, Dec. 6. And given...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Dec 8, 2018 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 1593 Views

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Model railroad association hosts annual train show this weekend

The West Bay Model Railroad Association at 1090 Merrill St. in Menlo Park is hosting a free holiday open house of its two-tiered...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by Take yer kids, on Dec 6, 2018 at 5:45 am | 2 comments | 1956 Views

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Waymo to begin driverless testing on local roadways soon

Waymo is expected to soon begin testing driverless vehicles in Palo Alto and neighboring cities in north Santa Clara County,...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2018
Last comment by Cyclist, on Nov 29, 2018 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 2082 Views

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Fire district to station employee inside Facebook

The board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District recently voted 3-2 to station an employee inside Facebook's offices...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2018
Last comment by Steve Taffee, on Nov 28, 2018 at 1:17 pm | 9 comments | 2051 Views

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Search-and-rescue team returns from Camp Fire

After a weeklong search for the victims of the Camp Fire, California Urban Search and Rescue Task Force 3 has been demobilized...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 28, 2018 at 1:05 pm | 1 comment | 1132 Views

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Sheriff Deputy Heinz Puschendof Requesting Recount of Measure W

San Mateo County Sheriff Deputy will be filing for the recount of Measure W ballots. Measure had consistently failed to...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Nov. 27, 2018
There are no comments yet. 180 Views

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Former Menlo Park residents lose home in Camp Fire

A GoFundMe page has been started to help a longtime Menlo Park family who lost their home as a result of the Camp Fire in...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2018
Last comment by Jon Mosby, on Nov 19, 2018 at 3:16 pm | 3 comments | 4387 Views
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