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Rob Lindner steps up to top job in Woodside fire district

Rob Lindner, who was among the first paramedics hired by the Woodside Fire Protection District, officially took over as the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Jon Castor, on May 21, 2019 at 10:19 pm | 1 comment | 1280 Views

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Cal Fire plans work along Kings Mountain Road next month

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) is planning to begin its major fire suppression project...

Original post made on May. 18, 2019
Last comment by resident, on May 18, 2019 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1229 Views

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Coroner's Office identifies motorcyclist killed in Highway 84 crash

A motorcyclist killed in a crash on Highway 84 on Sunday, April 28, has been identified as 26-year-old Matthew Wong of Campbell,...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by La Hondan, on May 9, 2019 at 10:49 am | 11 comments | 3395 Views

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Woodside school district names choice for new superintendent

The Woodside Elementary School District has chosen its middle school principal to fill the post of outgoing Superintendent...

Original post made on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by Dana Sanderson, on May 8, 2019 at 12:41 pm | 2 comments | 1536 Views

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Woodside May Day brings town together

On a normal day, Woodside can appear to be a sleepy place, but when it's time for the annual May Day celebration it is anything...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by Woodsider, on May 6, 2019 at 2:04 pm | 2 comments | 1565 Views

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Woodside school district superintendent announces move to Las Lomitas

Woodside Elementary School District Superintendent Beth Polito is leaving her post at the end of the school year to head...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Susan, on May 4, 2019 at 8:54 am | 2 comments | 2570 Views

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Kite Hill wildflowers reappear following restoration project

Craig Dremann and his crew of two helpers are using string trimmers to trim the meadow on Woodside's Kite Hill, allowing...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on May 2, 2019 at 11:44 am | 1 comment | 1192 Views

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Woodside, Portola Valley councils bestow raises on town managers

Woodside and Portola Valley rewarded their town managers with raises in late March, with Woodside's Kevin Bryant receiving...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Apr 30, 2019 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 1313 Views

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Update: Missing Palo Alto woman who berated MAGA hat-wearing man found safe

A Palo Alto woman who made national headlines when she verbally assaulted a man wearing a Make America Great Again hat on...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by Sandr Farrell, on Apr 24, 2019 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 2550 Views

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Fire chief leaving Woodside district with priorities intact

Woodside Fire Protection District Chief Dan Ghiorso has a lot to reflect on after his 28 years in the department, with his...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2019
Last comment by SFO2HKG, on Apr 17, 2019 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 2603 Views

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Woodside's Carroll Ann Hodges: An 'irrepressible force of nature'

A celebration of the life of former Woodside Town Council member Carroll Ann Hodges, who died at the age of 82 on the evening...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2019
Last comment by Nancy Reyering, on Mar 20, 2019 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 2600 Views

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Remembering Woodside: Dolores Degnan's memories of eight decades in the town she loved

Dolores Degnan, who died on Feb. 19 at the age of 80, had an extraordinary memory for the details of the many years she spent...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2019
Last comment by Jeannine, on Mar 12, 2019 at 7:12 pm | 1 comment | 519 Views

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Woodside man killed in Lake County crash

David James Killilea, 64, of Woodside was killed in Lake County on Feb. 28 when the pickup truck he was driving overturned...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2019
Last comment by MaryH, on Mar 11, 2019 at 3:52 pm | 1 comment | 2452 Views

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Woodside - Where have all the women gone?

There is an article in The Almanac titled "Woodside: Where have all the women gone?" One of the allegations is that there...

Original post made by pogo on Mar. 2, 2019
Last comment by Names? Names?, on Mar 6, 2019 at 6:03 pm | 15 comments | 917 Views

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Woodside loses a champion: Carroll Ann Hodges dies

Woodside resident and former Town Council member Carroll Ann Hodges died at her home Saturday evening, March 2, after a long...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2019
Last comment by Anne Kasten, on Mar 5, 2019 at 2:00 pm | 3 comments | 1872 Views

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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. 2275 Views

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Woodside: Home burglar nabbed after a revealing social media rant

An East Palo Alto woman faces felony burglary and robbery charges after walking into an apparent stranger's house in Woodside...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2019
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 21, 2019 at 5:38 pm | 4 comments | 2803 Views

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Woodside: Vehicle burglary, mail-theft suspect arrested

A 22-year-old Sacramento resident was arrested Saturday on suspicion of stealing items from unlocked vehicles in Woodside...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2019
Last comment by Missing Info, on Jan 20, 2019 at 10:52 pm | 1 comment | 1669 Views

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Year in review: Respect for ethics, renters, pedestrians and neighbors in Woodside

The Woodside Town Council was busy in 2018, acting on ethics code reform, apartment dormers and safe routes to school, among...

Original post made on Jan. 2, 2019
Last comment by Canada resident, on Jan 2, 2019 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 1402 Views

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Fire marshal advises on preventing wildfire destruction

Fire Marshal Denise Enea advised the Woodside Town Council on steps to take to prevent and curb wildfires, and in the unfortunate...

Original post made on Dec. 19, 2018
Last comment by Trish, on Dec 20, 2018 at 8:35 am | 2 comments | 3101 Views
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