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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
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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 | 2699 Views

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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 | 1979 Views

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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 | 1668 Views

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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 | 2139 Views

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Remembering Woodside circa 1966

Years after an idyllic experience at Woodside Elementary School, 35 members of the class of 1966 have written about their...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2020
Last comment by Mark Hughes, on Jan 19, 2020 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 2802 Views

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Judge may order PG&E to hire more tree trimmers, removers

A federal judge announced in San Francisco Thursday that he is considering ordering PG&E to hire and train enough workers...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2020
Last comment by pogo, on Jan 17, 2020 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 1262 Views

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Home sales: Michelle Pfeiffer's Woodside estate sells for $22M

A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula, where Woodside recorded the highest sale at $22,000,000 for an estate...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2020
Last comment by Carol F, on Jan 11, 2020 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 2972 Views

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La Honda Road closure on Tuesday was due to truck accident

La Honda Road was closed between Portola Road and Skyline Boulevard on Tuesday (Jan. 7) because a truck went off the road...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2020
Last comment by Dee, on Jan 8, 2020 at 5:32 pm | 1 comment | 1509 Views

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Glens neighborhood plans, wildfire prevention among new Woodside mayor's priorities

Public service is part of the history of Woodside's new mayor Ned Fluet, who worked as a deputy attorney general in California...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2020
Last comment by Glens Resident, on Jan 7, 2020 at 3:00 pm | 4 comments | 3403 Views

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The Year in Review: Zoning relief, power shutoffs top Woodside news

Woodside took a step toward more inclusiveness in 2019 as the town tried to accommodate the needs of the more-affordable...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2019
Last comment by Woodside Lifer, on Dec 29, 2019 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 2233 Views

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Woodside council selects Fluet as new mayor

The Woodside Town Council chose council members Ned Fluet and Brian Dombkowski to serve as the new mayor and mayor pro tem,...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2019
Last comment by Montelenalily, on Dec 17, 2019 at 8:02 pm | 2 comments | 1705 Views

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A tree for all seasons

Floral decorating for the holiday season usually means being limited to holly, ivy, pine and other seasonal evergreens. The...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2019
Last comment by WLB, on Dec 12, 2019 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 680 Views

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Commission recommends allowing additions to homes near faults

The Woodside Planning Commission on Nov. 6 unanimously recommended approval of new construction rules that would allow residents...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Nov 22, 2019 at 6:34 pm | 4 comments | 1455 Views

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Woodside council OKs a portion of new Glens development rules

The Woodside Town Council on Nov. 12 approved a portion of the new guidelines for development in the Glens neighborhood recommended...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2019
Last comment by Untrue, on Nov 15, 2019 at 7:25 am | 2 comments | 1718 Views

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Guest opinion: Showdown at Bear Gulch Road as redwoods face chainsaw

Have you heard of PG&E? In their wisdom, but without much evidence to support it, they have decided that removing power wires...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2019
Last comment by I might care..., on Nov 14, 2019 at 4:27 pm | 2 comments | 461 Views

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Guest opinion: Proposed garbage collection contract raises cart-size questions

A former town mayor has concerns about two aspects of a proposed garbage collection contract that the Portola Valley Town...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Nov 12, 2019 at 1:58 pm | 1 comment | 1434 Views

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Big garbage, recycling rate hikes in store for Woodside, Portola Valley

Woodside and Portola Valley have negotiated a new recycling and garbage collection agreement with San Jose-based GreenWaste...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2019
Last comment by Pot Meet Kettle, on Nov 12, 2019 at 12:26 pm | 4 comments | 3081 Views

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Woodside looks at green building mandates, affordable housing goals

The Woodside Town Council has rejected for the time being California development rules that allow local governments to pass...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2019
Last comment by Jon Castor, on Nov 1, 2019 at 9:09 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views

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Woodside crash leaves driver in critical condition

A driver was taken to Stanford Hospital in critical condition with severe head injuries after losing control of his vehicle...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2019
Last comment by Who done what?, on Nov 1, 2019 at 9:30 am | 4 comments | 3956 Views
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The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 10, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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