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AROUND TOWN

From Menlo to Harvard

'There's been an update to your application," stated an email Menlo School senior Santy Mendoza received Dec. 14. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
Last comment by Mar, on Feb 28, 2019 at 9:48 pm | 2 comments | 1225 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Where have all the women gone?

In past decade or two, there were always plenty of women on the Woodside Planning Commission and the Architectural & Site...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1972 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: A tribute to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks

February is Black History Month, and a tribute is being made to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks, a graceful African-American woman...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Feb 28, 2019 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 873 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton: Auto burglaries reported in Lindenwood

Someone broke into four cars in the Lindenwood neighborhood of Atherton early Sunday, Feb. 24, according to the Atherton...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by Petyah See?, on Feb 28, 2019 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 1466 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Lomitas superintendent announces retirement

Las Lomitas Elementary School District Superintendent Lisa Cesario will retire at the end of this school year. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2019
Last comment by Barb, on Feb 27, 2019 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1733 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Wednesday: Affordable housing on the agenda in Portola valley

The Portola Valley Town Council meets Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m. in the historic Schoolhouse at 765 Portola Road to consider...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by Steve Jobs Ghost, on Feb 27, 2019 at 7:46 pm | 1 comment | 885 Views

MENLO PARK

Auto burglars hit Menlo Park in a dozen incidents Sunday night

Auto burglars struck several neighborhoods in Menlo Park on Sunday night (Feb. 24), according to reports from the crime log...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2019
Last comment by lnon, on Feb 27, 2019 at 7:31 pm | 26 comments | 4655 Views

MENLO PARK

Rail separation talks move forward

Menlo Park City Councilman Drew Combs and Mayor Ray Mueller recently met in a crowded room at City Hall to discuss the city's...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2019
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Feb 27, 2019 at 12:56 pm | 4 comments | 1838 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Speier among lawmakers pushing phone app ban

A Bay Area congresswoman is trying to pressure Google and Apple into removing a restrictive Saudi Arabian phone app that...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by women's rights, on Feb 27, 2019 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 874 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: A tribute to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks

February is Black History Month, and a tribute is being made to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks, a graceful African-American woman...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Feb 27, 2019 at 9:40 am | 2 comments | 305 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Plea deal in attempted kidnapping

Two Menlo Park men pleaded guilty after they reportedly grabbed a woman leaving a downtown Mountain View nightclub last year,...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 26, 2019 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 1754 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park: Police make arrest in connection with auto burglaries

Menlo Park police arrested a San Francisco man in connection with several Sunday night auto burglaries in the Suburban Park...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Feb 26, 2019 at 12:49 pm | 1 comment | 2394 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park considers policy to help displaced renters

Following months of discussion by the public and the Menlo Park Housing Commission, the City Council has scheduled a study...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2019
Last comment by small time landlord, on Feb 26, 2019 at 6:07 am | 25 comments | 5642 Views

MENLO PARK

Review of Greystar apartment development proposal delayed

Plans for the Menlo Park Planning Commission to hold a study session and discuss a proposal by the developer Greystar to...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2019
Last comment by Alan, on Feb 25, 2019 at 4:36 pm | 6 comments | 2540 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Pedestrian struck by train at Oak Grove rail crossing

A northbound train struck a man on the Caltrain tracks in Menlo Park at about 10:17 a.m. Sunday morning (Feb. 24), according...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2019
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett, on Feb 25, 2019 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 2620 Views

ATHERTON

Wednesday: Atherton council examines restoring weekday Caltrain service

The Atherton City Council will review a Rail Committee recommendation to expand Caltrain service in town and explore how...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Reasonable Old Man, on Feb 25, 2019 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 2596 Views

AROUND TOWN

Should police protect Facebook's bikes?

Local law enforcement officials have been stopping people riding Facebook bikes, questioning them, and in some instances,...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Wait ~ what??, on Feb 24, 2019 at 9:10 pm | 27 comments | 3885 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley license-plate cameras show some value in tracking criminals

With 12 months of images captured by the two pole-mounted license-plate-reading cameras located at the borders of Portola...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2019
Last comment by Liars living in fear, on Feb 24, 2019 at 6:59 pm | 6 comments | 985 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Facebook to hold open houses on revised 'Willow Village' project

Facebook will host a series of public open houses over the coming weeks to allow people to learn more about the revised plans...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2019
Last comment by Stop the traffic, on Feb 24, 2019 at 5:12 pm | 1 comment | 3314 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Popular burger joint is closed until March for remodeling

The Alpine Inn is set to reopen in mid-March, according to a post on the inn's website. The new owners, all of whom live...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2019
Last comment by Todd Wulfert, on Feb 24, 2019 at 7:45 am | 3 comments | 2246 Views
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