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AROUND TOWN

Supervisors name next county manager

When John Maltbie retires as San Mateo County manager in November, his successor will be a familiar face. Read the full...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2018
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 7, 2018 at 3:07 pm | 1 comment | 1404 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook alarms blast neighborhood

At least three times in June, residents in eastern Menlo Park have been awakened in the middle of the night by alarms blasting...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2018
Last comment by democratic, on Jul 7, 2018 at 10:55 am | 20 comments | 2379 Views

AROUND TOWN

In the shadow of a volcano

Kilauea has long been a tourist attraction on the "big island" of Hawaii, a volcano within a national park that has been...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
Last comment by Myrna Mora, on Jul 5, 2018 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 2491 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Half-million dollar bathrooms coming to Jack W. Lyle Park

The Menlo Park City Council has approved a nearly $500,000 contract with Suarez & Munoz Construction, Inc., to build permanent...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Feds up, on Jul 5, 2018 at 9:47 pm | 21 comments | 2280 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Pig scramble protest is on for rodeo, opponents say

Opponents of the pig scramble in Woodside at the Fourth of July Junior Rodeo say they will protest the event once again out...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2018
Last comment by Dogooder, on Jul 5, 2018 at 12:25 pm | 21 comments | 1955 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Assorted local crimes earn man 16 years in state prison

A 30-year-old Redwood City man was sentenced to 16 years and four months in state prison on June 29 following his plea of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1584 Views

SPORTS

M-A rallies to reach Little League all-star title game

The Menlo-Atherton Little League All-Stars have a number of good luck charms in their dugout -- among them a magic padlock,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2018
Last comment by Impressed , on Jul 3, 2018 at 1:12 pm | 1 comment | 381 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Carlton voted to approve Facebook development while owning company shares

In November 2016, Menlo Park City Coucilwoman Catherine Carlton gave her stamp of approval to two major projects that granted...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2018
Last comment by BFD, on Jul 3, 2018 at 8:00 am | 28 comments | 7622 Views

MENLO PARK

Charter city measure coming to Menlo Park voters

With a 3-1 vote on June 19, the Menlo Park City Council agreed to ask voters in November to decide on whether to make their...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2018
Last comment by unbiassed perspective, on Jul 2, 2018 at 7:58 pm | 15 comments | 2000 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ways to celebrate the Fourth of July

As Independence Day approaches, many families are looking for ways to mark the occasion by joining others in community celebrations...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2018
Last comment by JF, on Jul 2, 2018 at 3:29 pm | 1 comment | 1561 Views

MENLO PARK

Fireworks display on spare the air dsy?

What's r with the lengthy fireworks that just ended? Sat June 30th 9:30 pm. Facebook? On a Spare the Air Day/...

Original post made by whatever on Jun. 30, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jul 1, 2018 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 188 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook's neighborhood-blasting alarm system

Facebook has equipped its newest building with an extremely unpleasant feature: a booming alarm system that’s a combination...

Original post made by sie on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Practical Advice, on Jul 1, 2018 at 12:24 pm | 31 comments | 1694 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Menlo Park: Locals weigh in on Stanford housing options

In an unusual second round of public scrutiny, Stanford's expansion plans are getting another look. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Stanford is a "non-profit", on Jun 30, 2018 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 3546 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigrant detention centers 'a stain on America'

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo met with immigrant mothers in a Texas detention facility this past weekend and said they were "filled...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2018
Last comment by November's Clorox, on Jun 30, 2018 at 7:27 am | 25 comments | 1626 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Confessions of a Bone Woman

Through the blue barn doors at the historic Jelich Ranch lies Portola Valley resident Cindie White's inner sanctum: a cathedral...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Robin Toews, on Jun 29, 2018 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

WOODSIDE

Saturday: Services for the Rev. Pius Horvath at the Woodside Priory

A viewing and Mass are set for 10 a.m. Saturday, June 30, at the Woodside Priory Chapel in Portola Valley to lay to rest...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen and Annie, on Jun 29, 2018 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 1254 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tomorrow: Obama to visit Atherton for fundraiser

Former President Barack Obama will be in Atherton on Friday, June 29, for a fundraiser at the home of Liz Simons and Mark...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Jun 29, 2018 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 2829 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Five arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal Facebook property

Menlo Park police arrested a group of three boys and two men Tuesday, June 26, at around 1:30 p.m. on suspicion of attempting...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by XYZ, on Jun 28, 2018 at 10:06 pm | 1 comment | 3104 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: New budget funds study pedestrian needs in Town Center

Along with the hiring of a second full-time motorcycle patrol officer to monitor traffic on Woodside's roads, the town's...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Driver, on Jun 28, 2018 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1076 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Bidder begins due diligence ahead of Alpine Inn sale

One of three final bidders vying to buy the Alpine Inn burger joint and beer garden in Portola Valley has been given the...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Danna, on Jun 28, 2018 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 4196 Views
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