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AROUND TOWN

Family Service Announces Holidays on a High Note & Jazzy Preview Party

On Monday, October 15th, 2007 from 9:30 AM-2:00 PM, flowers will help struggling Peninsula families when the Foothill Auxiliary...

Original post made by Katherine Chouteau on Aug. 31, 2007
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MENLO PARK

A Political Parable

Today’s lesson comes in the form of a parable: Once upon a time, there was a man and his family and they came upon a...

Original post made by Father Engel on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by open space, on Aug 30, 2007 at 11:20 pm | 1 comment | 3371 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton HS Jazz Band Releases CD

The Menlo-Atherton HS Jazz Band is excited to announce the release of a CD entitled, "One Last Time?". The band toured Europe...

Original post made by Perryn Rowland on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by go jazz band!, on Aug 30, 2007 at 10:42 pm | 1 comment | 4214 Views

MENLO PARK

District revises plan for Oak Knoll School

A revised site plan for Oak Knoll School will be presented at a parent and community meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 29, from...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2007
Last comment by concerned oak knoll neighbor, on Aug 30, 2007 at 10:12 pm | 7 comments | 5003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Author Lindsey Crittenden Kicks Off Holy Trinity's Fall Forum

Lindsey Crittenden, the author of "The Water Will Hold You: A Skeptic Learns to Pray," will be first speaker at the new Forum...

Original post made by Linda Hubbard Gulker on Aug. 29, 2007
Last comment by a skeptic myself, on Aug 30, 2007 at 8:47 am | 1 comment | 4266 Views

MENLO PARK

City Block Party a major success

Congratulations to the City Council and especially to Mayor Fergusson for another successful block party. City staff and...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by morris brown, on Aug 29, 2007 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 4400 Views

MENLO PARK

Park Theater Foible

News floating around this weekend is that MP City Manager Rojas is instructed to work with Howard Crittendon of the Park...

Original post made by Member on Aug. 26, 2007
Last comment by analyst, on Aug 29, 2007 at 12:48 pm | 15 comments | 4468 Views

AROUND TOWN

Duncan says dance studio back on table

Menlo Park resident Andy Duncan said Monday his plan to restore the Park Theatre and convert it into a dance studio is back...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2007
Last comment by Observer, on Aug 28, 2007 at 2:20 pm | 3 comments | 4751 Views

WOODSIDE

Tunitas Creek And Highway 35

Does anyone know why Tunitas Creek Road was blocked by a CHP criuser around 5 pm on Saturday August 25? There was a NBC news...

Original post made by Saturday Driver on Aug. 28, 2007
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Aug 28, 2007 at 12:36 pm | 1 comment | 4667 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 08/26/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 2. Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows, J. K. Rowling 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Aug. 28, 2007
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PORTOLA VALLEY

Bicycle Accident on Los Trancos 8 26 07

Does anyone now what happened to the cyclist involved in the accident on Los Trancos yesterday early afternoon? Did they...

Original post made by Sara on Aug. 27, 2007
Last comment by David Boyce, on Aug 27, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 2 comments | 4765 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kids Defecating in Parks Okay?

Today I was at the park in Palo Alto on Kipling and watched as a mother potty trained her 3 year old by having him defecate...

Original post made by Disgusted on Aug. 26, 2007
Last comment by Fastidious, on Aug 27, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 7 comments | 4569 Views

SPORTS

Locals take first in Pony Club championships

A team of young riders led by Kirstin Hill of Menlo Park and Courtney Claunch of Los Altos captured the first place title...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2007
Last comment by Monique Hodgkinson, on Aug 26, 2007 at 7:32 pm | 1 comment | 5030 Views

WOODSIDE

SEE AUDIO SLIDE SHOW: A 7,200 mile odyssey

After surviving the frequent tipping-over of her 23-by-6-foot boat, the breaking of all four oars, and the complete breakdown...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2007
Last comment by Brett, on Aug 26, 2007 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 5134 Views

MENLO PARK

Paralyzed man settles suit for $1.6 million

The accident that left Richie Kieninger paralyzed is memorialized in a video taken with a camera phone. Read the full...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2007
Last comment by Everyone in town., on Aug 25, 2007 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 5405 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Roz Savage's solo row across Pacific ends with rescue

Roz Savage, the British woman attempting to row across the Pacific Ocean by herself, had to abandon her voyage less than...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2007
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Aug 24, 2007 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 4722 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Licensing? Mandatory rear-view mirrors? Some bike safety ideas

Editor: I have asked various bike riders for their views on certain safety issues. Let me begin with the questions: Q....

Original post made by Bruce Campbell on Aug. 22, 2007
Last comment by RightFacts, on Aug 23, 2007 at 8:49 pm | 5 comments | 4768 Views

OTHER TOPICS

New thinking needed on community values and being a NIMBY

Editor: The recent "not in my backyard" discussion about whether taking a NIMBY position is a noble cause is a timely debate....

Original post made by Brielle Johnck on Aug. 23, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4470 Views

MENLO PARK

Stanford plan may mean big bump in traffic

With a voluminous application submitted Monday to the city of Palo Alto, Stanford Medical Center officials revealed additional...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2007
Last comment by Seen it before, on Aug 23, 2007 at 3:01 pm | 4 comments | 5049 Views

SPORTS

Local Girls Win First Place in 2007 U.S. Pony Club National Championships

A team of young riders led by Courtney Claunch of Los Altos and Kirstin Hill of Menlo Park captured the first place title...

Original post made by lisa m. krieger on Aug. 19, 2007
Last comment by Susan, on Aug 23, 2007 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 5238 Views
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