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PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Hardware store a haven for fix-it-yourself community

Residents of Portola Valley seeking a meaningful sense of accomplishment may find what they're looking for with a visit to...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by Danna Breen, on Jul 13, 2018 at 7:29 pm | 6 comments | 1836 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Mentor and volunteer Marilyn Walter dies at 92

Marilyn Walter lived her life in accord with the precept "The charm of life is in its living," her granddaughter said. A...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Danna Breen, on Jul 13, 2018 at 7:18 pm | 4 comments | 1298 Views

MENLO PARK

94-unit apartment building proposed on Independence Drive

A 94-unit, eight-story apartment building at 111 Independence Drive in eastern Menlo Park, near the Marsh Road-U.S. 101,...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 13, 2018 at 6:04 pm | 7 comments | 4537 Views

AROUND TOWN

Madera wins Wine Spectator's Grand Award

Madera's 17,645-bottle wine cellar has won the highest recognition possible from Wine Spectator magazine: the Grand Award,...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2018
Last comment by Doodler, on Jul 13, 2018 at 4:05 pm | 2 comments | 1010 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: New building proposed along El Camino Real

A new three-story building could appear at the corner of Cambridge Avenue and El Camino Real in Menlo Park, next to the former...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by really?, on Jul 13, 2018 at 11:34 am | 15 comments | 3366 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside celebrates May Day all day

May Day is always a bit of a circus in Woodside, starting with the fun run and walk at the library, and the pancake breakfast...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2018
Last comment by HorseLover, on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:04 am | 1 comment | 152 Views

MENLO PARK

Report touts Bay Area as mega-powerful region facing challenges

Silicon Valley is an economic powerhouse, and some of the cogs that drive it are more functional than others, claims a new...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2018
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 12, 2018 at 2:52 pm | 4 comments | 3229 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Court hears U.S. appeal of preliminary injunction that kept DACA program in place

A panel of U.S. appeals court judges appeared to give a cool reception Tuesday to a government lawyer who urged them to overturn...

Original post made on May. 21, 2018
Last comment by VA CA news, on Jul 12, 2018 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 1122 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Yang announces run for Belle Haven's City Council seat

George Yang, 42, and a 10-year resident of Menlo Park, has announced his candidacy for Menlo Park's City Council. He lives...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 11, 2018 at 1:36 pm | 33 comments | 2523 Views

OTHER TOPICS

San Mateo County supervisors approve legal aid fund for undocumented immigrants

With a unanimous vote just days before the launch of a new fiscal year, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on June...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jul 11, 2018 at 1:28 pm | 18 comments | 1480 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Momentum builds for new stop signs in the Willows

On May 7, a young girl riding her bike was hit by a car in Menlo Park's Willows neighborhood at the intersection of Central...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by peninsula resident, on Jul 11, 2018 at 10:35 am | 5 comments | 1927 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley school board OKs $49.5 million bond measure

A $49.5 million bond to pay for repairs, renovations and new buildings on the Portola Valley School District's two campuses...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2018
Last comment by Local #1, on Jul 11, 2018 at 7:10 am | 1 comment | 161 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Annual rodeo draws two protest groups

Two protest groups stood along Kings Mountain Road in Woodside at the entrance to the grounds of the Mounted Patrol of San...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Eric Mills, on Jul 10, 2018 at 5:46 pm | 19 comments | 2886 Views

AROUND TOWN

City's costs increase with new pool contract

Ever wonder why there are so many activities and kids at the Burgess Park pool, especially in the summer? Turns out that...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Others, on Jul 10, 2018 at 5:17 pm | 23 comments | 5977 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tonight: Las Lomitas School driveway location on agenda

Whether or not the Las Lomitas School should change its driveway to align with Walsh Road will be discussed by Atherton's...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2018
Last comment by PeninsulaGirl, on Jul 10, 2018 at 3:54 pm | 4 comments | 819 Views

AROUND TOWN

Federal funds flow to flood-control project

An effort by Palo Alto, Menlo Park and East Palo Alto to boost flood protection around San Francisquito Creek received an...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2018
Last comment by Resident1, on Jul 10, 2018 at 8:48 am | 3 comments | 1650 Views

ATHERTON

Pursuit of suspected arsonist ends in Atherton

San Mateo County sheriff's deputies arrested a 39-year-old El Granada woman suspected of arson after a short pursuit that...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2018
Last comment by D425, on Jul 9, 2018 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 1160 Views

MENLO PARK

'No through traffic' signs coming to Belle Haven

In response to resident complaints about vehicles cutting through the Belle Haven neighborhood, the Menlo Park City Council...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2018
Last comment by Free for all, on Jul 9, 2018 at 1:23 am | 5 comments | 1219 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Green bike lane on Sand Hill at 280: Is it right?

It is good to see a much needed bike lane on the Sand Hill Road bridge going east, but is it in the right place? My main...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 6, 2018
Last comment by Green is no solution, on Jul 9, 2018 at 1:03 am | 4 comments | 233 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park bans landlords from discriminating against rent subsidy recipients

People who favor tenant rights recently won a small victory in Menlo Park, when the City Council on June 19 unanimously and...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2018
Last comment by Former Section 8 Landlord, on Jul 8, 2018 at 9:20 am | 4 comments | 2703 Views
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