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A hero for the hills

Without Ladera resident Lennie Roberts' 50 years of work with the Palo Alto-based Committee for Green Foothills, it's safe...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by Joyce Hoving, on Aug 30, 2019 at 1:16 pm | 1 comment | 4125 Views

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Redwoods transformed into art you can sit on

The seven redwood trees that for years grew above a parking garage and were the focus of a public outcry earlier this year...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2019
Last comment by life and death, on Aug 30, 2019 at 11:20 am | 1 comment | 1637 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hillview's New Program

Willy Haug, Principal of Hillview Middle School, should be given some credit for a promising program. This year, Hillview...

Original post made by Teacher on Aug. 30, 2019
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AROUND TOWN

DA's Office reveals more details in Haldeman sexual assault case

More information has been made public about the alleged sexual assaults of children by Randolph Haldeman, including that...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2019
Last comment by Ann R, on Aug 29, 2019 at 10:12 pm | 8 comments | 4231 Views

AROUND TOWN

Venture capital firm has leased historic Oasis building

The Oasis, a beloved restaurant and bar with wooden booths and an outdoor beer garden that shuttered last year has been leased...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2019
Last comment by Kevin, on Aug 29, 2019 at 8:17 pm | 16 comments | 4982 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook employee killed in Fremont collision

Facebook officials expressed sadness Thursday when they learned that a bicyclist killed in a collision with a vehicle in...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2019
Last comment by resident, on Aug 29, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 1 comment | 3594 Views

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Kings Mountain Art Fair this weekend

Each Labor Day weekend, a beautiful redwood grotto off Skyline fills with local artists and volunteers for a three-day fair...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Aug 29, 2019 at 2:35 pm | 1 comment | 1442 Views

SPORTS

Renovated Skylonda 'wellness resort' to reopen Nov. 1

A 28-year-old hotel, resort and conference center in the forest along Skyline Boulevard is taking on yet another identity...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2019
Last comment by Santa Cruz Mountain "Retreats", on Aug 29, 2019 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 402 Views

WOODSIDE

Card skimmers discovered at Woodside Chevron station

An employee of the Chevron gas station at 2750 Woodside Road in Woodside discovered three card-skimming devices at three...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2019
Last comment by Beighbor, on Aug 28, 2019 at 9:37 pm | 4 comments | 3791 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Local leaders unite to fight development on Bay's salt ponds

"We don't build on the Bay," Bay Area environmental groups have long declared. Now, local leaders are once again sounding...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2019
Last comment by Howard Crittenden, on Aug 28, 2019 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Nonprofit to plant trees at local high schools, community sites

CityTrees is helping to plant 129 trees at high schools, including Woodside and Menlo-Atherton, and in other community spaces...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2019
Last comment by Birdnscrap, on Aug 28, 2019 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 1360 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park likely to ban gas heating, stoves in some new buildings

In a bid to be even more green than California at large, the Menlo Park City Council voted on July 16 to forge ahead with...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2019
Last comment by Brad, on Aug 28, 2019 at 12:15 pm | 20 comments | 4424 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council extends cannabis ordinance

The Menlo Park City Council voted on Aug. 20 for a two-year extension of the city's current cannabis policy, which prohibits...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2019
Last comment by It's quite legal, on Aug 28, 2019 at 10:59 am | 4 comments | 2817 Views

MENLO PARK

Cannabis ban, Willow Village EIR contract, new El Camino building and more on Menlo Park council agenda

The Menlo Park City Council has a busy evening in store for its meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 20. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2019
Last comment by Suuuure, on Aug 28, 2019 at 5:12 am | 6 comments | 2417 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley greenlights pursuit of pedestrian, bicyclist safety plan

Portola Valley's public works department received the go-ahead from the Town Council on Aug. 14 to proceed with a plan for...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2019
Last comment by Slow change, on Aug 27, 2019 at 4:23 pm | 17 comments | 2155 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Planning Commission to look at hotel for millennials and office building with helipad

The Menlo Park Planning Commission is scheduled to hold study sessions on two major developments proposed on the city's Bay...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2019
Last comment by ConnectMenlo, on Aug 27, 2019 at 12:05 am | 6 comments | 2105 Views

AROUND TOWN

New effort in the works to build trail from Bay to ocean

Land conservation agencies and local jurisdictions are teaming up behind a bold new plan to build a trail that would allow...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2019
Last comment by Reality Check, on Aug 25, 2019 at 3:40 pm | 7 comments | 4276 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley schools sign crossing guard contract

The Portola Valley School District has entered into an agreement with the Woodside Patrol security service to provide crossing...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2019
Last comment by Dave Ross, on Aug 25, 2019 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 1344 Views

AROUND TOWN

$875,00 Lawsuit Settlement to Sewer General Manager

Oh my goodness ! How in the world does one man deserve a settlement of $875,000? That's incredible! Daniel Child was...

Original post made by Observer II on Aug. 4, 2019
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Aug 24, 2019 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 474 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park neighborhood hit with auto burglaries

Menlo Park police received reports of five auto burglaries that occurred in the same general vicinity during the early morning...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2019
Last comment by Law abiding citizen, on Aug 24, 2019 at 12:00 am | 7 comments | 4288 Views
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