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Measure A asks Woodside voters to decide on zoning changes to two parcels in town's center

An initiative to allow for more outdoor community gathering spaces by amending zoning restrictions on some parcels in the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2021
Last comment by Grant H, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 83 Views


Campaign finance roundup: Contributions to Woodside's Measure A spark accusations; Real estate firm gives $10K to Menlo Park schools parcel tax

Campaign contributions are flowing into local ballot measures, including support for a measure that would allow for more...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2021
Last comment by Cathy Oyster, 21 hours ago | 9 comments | 4231 Views


Woodside moves ballot measure election to November

A townwide election to allow for more outdoor gatherings in Woodside has been postponed to November because the first election...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2021
Last comment by Sunny Storm, on Oct 6, 2021 at 8:38 pm | 4 comments | 2307 Views


Vote NO on Woodside Measure A

Measure A will be on the ballot on Sept 7 for Woodside Voters. This is an attempt to allow significant commercial expansion...

Original post made by Don Pugh on Jul. 21, 2021
There are no comments yet. 830 Views


Woodsiders to vote on measure aimed at adding outdoor community spaces

Woodside residents will vote on a ballot measure that would allow for more outdoor gathering spaces in town. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2021
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 15, 2021 at 1:24 pm | 1 comment | 2998 Views


Transient arrested for allegedly starting illegal campfire near Woodside

A 20-year-old transient was arrested Friday morning near Woodside for allegedly starting an illegal campfire that spread...

Original post made on May. 17, 2021
Last comment by vicki coe, on May 17, 2021 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 4218 Views


Woodside resident scares off mountain lion attacking her dog on Wednesday night

A mountain lion attacking a dog in Woodside Wednesday night was scared off by the dog's owner, according to the San Mateo...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2021
Last comment by Notes, on Mar 18, 2021 at 2:43 pm | 3 comments | 5335 Views


Newsom announces $450-per-student incentive to reopen schools

After painting a dark forecast for the pandemic earlier this week, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday offered parents and students...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3537 Views


No surprises in uncontested Woodside Town Council election

The Woodside Town Council will have two new members to swear in when it reconvenes in December, plus two incumbents returning...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2020
Last comment by Neilson Buchanan, on Nov 11, 2020 at 12:32 pm | 1 comment | 2366 Views


Guest opinion: Halloween during a pandemic doesn't have to be scary

In an op-ed in the Oct. 16 issue, school superintendents Erik Burmeister, Beth Polito and Gina Sudaria implore families to...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2020
There are no comments yet. 4807 Views


Lightning-sparked fires prompt evacuation warnings in La Honda, Skylonda areas Wednesday evening

With an estimated 10,000 acres burned and 1,000 San Mateo County residents evacuated as of Wednesday, a series of coastside...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2020
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 20, 2020 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments | 9677 Views


'Buck's will never die.'

After nearly three decades at the helm of the irreverent Buck's of Woodside, owners Jamis and Margaret MacNiven have retired...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2020
Last comment by Ali Mad, on Aug 10, 2020 at 8:51 pm | 2 comments | 2085 Views


Woodside council eases rules for building granny units

The Woodside Town Council took up a variety of housing, local safety and quality of life issues at its July 14 meeting. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2020
Last comment by David Cowan, on Jul 26, 2020 at 9:39 pm | 2 comments | 3824 Views


Woodside: Crash near Fogarty Winery leaves one dead, one with major injuries

A crash that left one person dead and one with major injuries was reported Friday night on Skyline Boulevard near the Thomas...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2020
Last comment by theater goer, on Jul 6, 2020 at 7:50 pm | 5 comments | 9657 Views


Fire claims Skylonda shed, vehicles

A shed caught fire in Woodside on Friday, May 1, scorching several vehicles and partially burning an RV, Cal Fire officials...

Original post made on May. 4, 2020
Last comment by Sandy Turner, on May 4, 2020 at 4:00 pm | 1 comment | 5205 Views


Coronavirus weekend update: Santa Clara County reports two more deaths, 39 new cases

A roundup of news about the coronavirus in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties. As of March 22, Santa Clara County confirmed...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2020
There are no comments yet. 5822 Views


Kings Mountain Road debris goes up in smoke

A controlled burn in the area of Kings Mountain Road on Tuesday, Feb. 18, was visible nearby, but not in the more populated...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2020
Last comment by Coughcough, on Feb 22, 2020 at 10:37 pm | 3 comments | 4203 Views


Woodside council OKs public money for equestrian bridge

A proposal to replace an equestrian bridge on the Center Trail, the main horse trail through Woodside, was unanimously approved...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2020
Last comment by @Horse Only?, on Feb 6, 2020 at 9:13 am | 4 comments | 3426 Views


Woodside First Friday lecture explores CuriOdyssey

Rachel Meyer, executive director of CuriOdyssey, a "science playground and zoo" in San Mateo, will be the guest for Woodside's...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2020
Last comment by Montelenalily, on Feb 5, 2020 at 12:47 pm | 1 comment | 2990 Views


Woodside council rejects solar project at Town Hall

The Woodside Town Council backed away from a project that would have used solar panels to supply Town Hall and the historic...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2020
Last comment by Woodside parent/grandparentveteran Woodside parent, on Jan 22, 2020 at 1:55 pm | 5 comments | 3443 Views
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