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In race to vaccinate, could California see another surge?

Will California's bumpy vaccine rollout, more contagious coronavirus mutations, and decision to open up the state send COVID-19...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2021
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 7, 2021 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 3132 Views

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Editorial: We need a real shot in the arm

While talk of ramped-up vaccine distribution is encouraging, it will still take months to get a large swath of the population...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2021
Last comment by Marina Kalugina, on Feb 1, 2021 at 1:44 pm | 1 comment | 4831 Views

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Holiday Fund: Literacy Partners transforms its mission to serve the greater community

In the midst of a pandemic, Literacy Partners – Menlo Park transformed a 10-year-old library-based nonprofit’s mission...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2020
Last comment by Kristi Breisch, on Jan 4, 2021 at 3:10 pm | 1 comment | 3337 Views

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Newsom: Stay-at-home orders likely to be extended past three-week minimum in much of state

Stay-at-home orders in multiple regions across the state are likely to remain in effect past the minimum of three weeks as...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4323 Views

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Older students head back to classrooms at Corte Madera

After eight months, Corte Madera School students returned to campus this week. Read the full story here https://almanacnews.com/news/2020/11/12/older-students-head-back-to-classroo...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4936 Views

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Sequoia district board to begin process to replace former superintendent

The Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees will start interviewing replacements for former superintendent Mary...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2020
There are no comments yet. 3504 Views

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East Palo Alto, Menlo Park private schools among those approved to reopen for in-person instruction

Fourteen elementary schools in San Mateo County and two schools and three public districts in Santa Clara County have been...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2020
There are no comments yet. 7765 Views

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Pac-12 Conference postpones all sports through 2020

The Pac-12 Conference announced Tuesday that it has postponed all sports through the end of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic....

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2020
Last comment by Andrew , on Aug 28, 2020 at 10:49 pm | 1 comment | 7365 Views

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'Heartbreaking' but 'imperative': Stanford to cut nearly a third of its varsity sport teams

After the 2020-21 season, Stanford University will discontinue 11 of its 36 varsity sports teams as it faces a growing budget...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2020
Last comment by Nunya Biznuss, on Jul 10, 2020 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 3873 Views

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Menlo Park to reevaluate locking up public tennis courts

Menlo Park, unlike many neighboring cities (with the exception of Atherton), keeps its public tennis courts under lock and...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2020
Last comment by Jack Whitey, on Jan 15, 2020 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 7586 Views

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Monarchs escape with five-set CCS volleyball win over M-A

Menlo-Atherton’s girls volleyball season was put on hold Tuesday in a 3-2 loss to Mitty in the Central Coast Section Open...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2019
Last comment by Jo Jo, on Nov 6, 2019 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2841 Views

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Hills residents concerned about spoiling food, cell phone charging in outages

Residents of Portola Valley and Woodside who were to be affected by the PG&E power shutoffs were mostly concerned about food...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2019
There are no comments yet. 3377 Views

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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 | 2010 Views

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Seeking Community Volunteers for the 2019 Phillips 66 National and Speedo Junior National Swimming Championships (July 31-August 4) at Stanford University.

Volunteers are needed to assist with the 2019 Phillips 66 National and Speedo Junior National Swimming Championships this...

Original post made by Erin Glanville on May. 23, 2019
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M-A wrestler voluntarily dismisses lawsuit against coach, school district

A Menlo-Atherton High School student voluntarily dismissed a complaint against the Sequoia Union High School District, district...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by Wrestling Parent , on Apr 6, 2019 at 5:58 am | 1 comment | 4836 Views

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'Little Free Library' boxes coming to more Menlo Park neighborhoods

The Menlo Park Library is launching a new pilot program to partner with local homeowners to boost residents' access to books....

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2019
Last comment by Misty, on Feb 1, 2019 at 8:29 pm | 1 comment | 6169 Views

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M-A state football title brings school community together

Menlo-Atherton High School had a great week. Former M-A student and lead singer of the rock band Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks,...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2018
Last comment by ArdleyA-78, on Dec 21, 2018 at 12:04 pm | 1 comment | 4378 Views

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Menlo Park soccer team advances to AYSO Section 2 tournament

The Menlo Park U12 Red Bull boys soccer team advanced to this weekend's AYSO Section 2 tournament in Foster City by winning...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by Soccer fan, on Dec 8, 2018 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 2807 Views

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Hall of Fame San Francisco Giant Willie McCovey of Woodside dies at 80

It probably never crossed Woodside resident and baseball great Willie McCovey's mind that he might not be remembered after...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2018
Last comment by Linda Craig, on Nov 7, 2018 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 2358 Views

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Local cyclists re-create strenuous Irish ride for 87-year-old fellow rider

Shaun Brennan, at 87 the senior member of the Geezi (they say it's plural for geezer) bike group, was unable to make his...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2018
Last comment by Tremendous!, on Sep 7, 2018 at 6:20 am | 2 comments | 7571 Views
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