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AROUND TOWN

How the Town of Atherton proposes to steal from the residents of the Fire District

The Town Council has no shame! These are just some of their proposals for ways in which Fire District funds could be...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on May. 10, 2019
There are no comments yet. 216 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton: Road rage leads to robbery

A road rage incident on Monday (May 6) afternoon led to an assault and robbery in Atherton, according to police. Read...

Original post made on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by You are missing something, on May 9, 2019 at 1:58 pm | 5 comments | 2116 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: SB 50 the wrong solution to state's housing problem

State Senate Bill 50 is focused on a serious problem that all of California faces: the need for housing, especially affordable...

Original post made on May. 1, 2019
Last comment by JCH, on May 9, 2019 at 1:14 pm | 5 comments | 1998 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: 'Willow Village' should have more affordable housing, better jobs-housing balance, locals say

In the second formal study session the City Council has held to discuss Facebook's enormous development proposal in Menlo...

Original post made on May. 9, 2019
Last comment by Kathy Connolly, on May 9, 2019 at 1:13 pm | 1 comment | 2434 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park: Council takes step toward possible minimum wage ordinance

Menlo Park is surrounded by cities that have adopted minimum wage ordinances, and now, the City Council is considering passing...

Original post made on May. 9, 2019
Last comment by More Kiosks, on May 9, 2019 at 12:33 pm | 1 comment | 1819 Views

WOODSIDE

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 | 3524 Views

AROUND TOWN

When it comes to housing bill, neighboring cities see things differently

With a range of housing bills now sweeping through Sacramento, elected leaders from Menlo Park, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto...

Original post made on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by new guy, on May 9, 2019 at 9:16 am | 10 comments | 1819 Views

WOODSIDE

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 | 1706 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Menlo Park council to discuss minimum wage ordinance, Facebook's 'Willow Village'

The Menlo Park City Council has a busy agenda set for its meeting tonight, including a discussion of a possible minimum wage...

Original post made on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on May 7, 2019 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 1435 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton police update residents on burglaries

Around 60 people attended a follow-up Atherton Police Department meeting about a recent rash of burglaries in town at Holbrook-Palmer...

Original post made on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by Itchy and Scratchy, on May 7, 2019 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1700 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bill to mandate safe parking for homeless students raises concerns

Community college students in California, many of whom are vulnerable to food, housing and financial insecurity, may soon...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2019
Last comment by Barnie, on May 7, 2019 at 11:33 am | 5 comments | 2182 Views

AROUND TOWN

Almanac takes home prizes in statewide news contest

The Almanac won first- and second-place awards for coverage of local government, artistic photo and coverage of youth and...

Original post made on May. 5, 2019
Last comment by smallbusinessownerCZ, on May 6, 2019 at 9:14 pm | 2 comments | 1753 Views

WOODSIDE

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 | 1747 Views

OTHER TOPICS

How Menlo Park's star triathlete wound up on LeBron's new TV show

Since moving to the Bay Area in 2016, life for Max Fennell has very much centered around being a "go-getter." Read the...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
There are no comments yet. 285 Views

WOODSIDE

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 | 2712 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford student allegedly paid $6.5 million for admission

The family who paid the most to get their child into a selective college as part of a national college admissions scandal...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 3, 2019 at 3:13 pm | 5 comments | 2211 Views

MENLO PARK

Facing trip cap slip-ups, Facebook restricted Uber and Lyft access to its campuses

When Facebook began to rack up significant fines with the city of Menlo Park for violating its trip cap, the company stopped...

Original post made on May. 1, 2019
Last comment by Longtime resident, on May 3, 2019 at 1:10 pm | 6 comments | 2631 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Man arrested for attempted murder

A Redwood City man was arrested for attempted murder after allegedly stabbing another man in the 3700 block of Haven Avenue...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by Kass Ty, on May 2, 2019 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 2585 Views

WOODSIDE

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 | 1308 Views

OTHER TOPICS

New Pope-Chaucer Bridge proposed

About two years in the making, the San Francisquito Creek Joint Powers Authority (JPA) has released a draft environmental...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by flood Insurance stays, on May 1, 2019 at 5:04 pm | 6 comments | 2253 Views
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