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Menlo Park residents invited to community forum on recent power outages

Residents of Menlo Park are invited to join a forum on Thursday, March 16, to talk about recent power outages. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2023
There are no comments yet. 3106 Views


Peninsula cyclists call for increased safety measures on Cañada Road after Lester Legarda's death

Friends from the local skateboarding and cycling community remember Lester Legarda as kind, optimistic and "a committed rider."...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2023
There are no comments yet. 6230 Views


Guest opinion: San Mateo County should reverse course, keep youth sports fields in upcoming Flood Park plans

San Mateo County supervisors voted to delay their promise to area youth. Their decision to suddenly remove the promised baseball...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2023
Last comment by RGS , on Apr 4, 2023 at 8:27 am | 3 comments | 5867 Views


Meet the companies competing to operate Menlo Park's public swimming pools

Three companies are vying to run swimming pool operations at Burgess and the under-construction Menlo Park Community Center...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2023
Last comment by Lifetime Resident, on Feb 23, 2023 at 7:59 pm | 3 comments | 4267 Views


Former Stanford Water Polo coach dies in bike accident on Cañada Road

Veteran Stanford water polo coach Dante Dettamanti died in a bike accident on Cañada Road on Tuesday. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2022
Last comment by Michael Fero, on Oct 26, 2022 at 11:58 pm | 1 comment | 12995 Views


Menlo Park floats option to take over Burgess Park and new community center pools

As the city's contract with Team Sheeper is set to expire and a new community aquatics center is on the horizon, Menlo Park...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2022
Last comment by carol mayer Marshall, on Apr 20, 2022 at 5:17 pm | 28 comments | 7349 Views


Menlo-Atherton wrestler wins a state title

Menlo-Atherton senior Alexia Benoussan became Menlo-Atherton’s third girls state wrestling champion when she beat Los Gatos’...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2022
Last comment by Matt, on Feb 28, 2022 at 12:15 pm | 1 comment | 2862 Views


A message from the publisher about the future of our sports coverage

We are going to suspend our sports coverage for the next few months and explore different, less expensive models. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2022
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Feb 23, 2022 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 1808 Views


Menlo-Atherton boys race to tourney basketball victory

Johno Price scored all five of his points during a 13-0 run that gave Menlo-Atherton the lead in Wednesday's 65-46 boys basketball...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2021
Last comment by Scott Lohmann, on Dec 27, 2021 at 6:18 pm | 1 comment | 2159 Views


United Nations Association Film Festival brings audiences back to the theater

The United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF) returns to the big screen this year, showing 60 films Oct. 21-31 at...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5322 Views


New children's book by locally grown author encourages youth activism

Marissa McGee, a former elementary school teacher, was out shopping for shampoo one day when she saw something that bothered...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2021
Last comment by , on Oct 12, 2021 at 6:22 am | 1 comment | 5136 Views


Water polo, volleyball tournaments on the schedule this weekend

A full slate of tournaments in various sports is on tap for the weekend, highlighted by the 23rd annual Scott Roche Tournament,...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3528 Views


Olympics: Bronze medals for locals in swimming, softball

Stanford alumna Katie Ledecky won her semifinal heat in the 200 free and will race in the finals on Wednesday. Mountain View...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2021
Last comment by JimTurner2, on Jul 27, 2021 at 4:39 pm | 1 comment | 3145 Views


Alpine, Menlo-Atherton little league all-stars to meet in District 52 tournament

Alpine beat Belmont 9-2 and Menlo-Atherton topped Foster City 11-2 on Thursday to set up a meeting between the two teams...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2021
Last comment by rdegolia, on Jul 2, 2021 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | 3841 Views


Sacred Heart Prep boys win first outright CCS soccer title in 15 years

Luke Maxwell scored an insurance goal with less than a minute to play, leading Sacred Heart Prep to a 3-1 win over Evergreen...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4147 Views


The Peninsula's most protected trail is delightful. And it's growing. Here's what you need to know.

Hidden off a dirt road in the Skylawn Memorial Cemetery in the hills between San Mateo and Half Moon Bay is a pristine trail...

Original post made on May. 21, 2021
There are no comments yet. 13720 Views


Sacred Heart Prep sending 28 student-athletes to play in college

For the 15th consecutive year, Sacred Heart Prep will send at least 15 student-athletes to play at the intercollegiate ranks....

Original post made on May. 20, 2021
Last comment by Resident, on May 20, 2021 at 6:30 am | 1 comment | 5318 Views


Sequoia District high schools will not take part in CCS playoffs; SCVAL commissioner responds

The Sequoia Union High School District has made the decision to not take part in the Central Coast Section playoffs. The...

Original post made on May. 4, 2021
Last comment by Soccer mom, on May 4, 2021 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 3747 Views


COVID-19 vaccine eligibility expands to people ages 16 and up in Santa Clara County

The county will receive about 300,000 additional COVID-19 vaccine doses and plans to open up tens of thousands of additional...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2887 Views


Elegy to Larry Rogers, famed Bellarmine aquatics coach

Larry Rogers, the iconic coach from Bellarmine aquatics passed in his sleep last night. Palo Alto swim coach Danny Dye wrote...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2021
Last comment by Robert J Watson, on Apr 3, 2021 at 10:34 pm | 1 comment | 3304 Views
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