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Panel features local experts on changing climate

While the event is free, reservations for the April 2 "Living Locally, Acting Globally: Celebrating Local Climate Leaders"...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by FOURTH NATIONAL CLIMATE ASSESSMENT, 17 hours ago | 1 comment | 545 Views

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Guest opinion: Relieve traffic congestion by reviving a rail line

As elected leaders representing the cities of Menlo Park, East Palo Alto, Redwood City, and unincorporated North Fair Oaks,...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2019
Last comment by Adina, on Mar 24, 2019 at 6:35 pm | 1 comment | 340 Views

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Earthquake drill scheduled Saturday in Woodside

Passersby who see a lot of emergency activity in Woodside Saturday morning (March 23) will probably just be noticing an earthquake...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2019
Last comment by VIcki Coe, on Mar 22, 2019 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 925 Views

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Deputy pleads not guilty to excessive force charges

A San Mateo County sheriff's deputy accused of using excessive force on inmates at the Maguire Correctional Facility in...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Mar 20, 2019 at 3:10 pm | 1 comment | 999 Views

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School board OKs new administrator position despite outcry

After a bristly back-and-forth between the Las Lomitas Elementary School District school board and a group of parents and...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2019
Last comment by Captain Obvious, on Mar 19, 2019 at 1:51 pm | 34 comments | 4933 Views

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Cargill project in RWC being revisited

Congresswoman Jackie Speier bemoans the recent EPA decision declaring the status of the Cargill salt ponds to be outside...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 16, 2019
Last comment by Yet More Blather, on Mar 16, 2019 at 4:10 pm | 2 comments | 169 Views

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Sequoia Healthcare District(SHD) - "70 Strong"

There is a topic in Town Square Forum, "Sequoia's 70 Strong partnership with PFS a failure" with 22 comments and 1124 views....

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 6, 2019
Last comment by Enough Already, on Mar 6, 2019 at 6:02 pm | 4 comments | 228 Views

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Caltrain to launch low-fare pilot program

The Caltrain board of directors has signaled support for a regional pilot program led by the Metropolitan Transportation...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Mar 1, 2019 at 10:32 am | 1 comment | 1046 Views

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Friday: Master gardeners to speak on growing vegetables

Two master gardeners -- Woodside residents Kathleen and Lisa Putnam -- are coming to the Woodside Town Center on the evening...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by , on Mar 1, 2019 at 1:36 am | 1 comment | 763 Views

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Guest opinion: A tribute to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks

February is Black History Month, and a tribute is being made to Mrs. Gertrude Dyer Wilks, a graceful African-American woman...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Feb 28, 2019 at 4:45 pm | 6 comments | 895 Views

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Speier among lawmakers pushing phone app ban

A Bay Area congresswoman is trying to pressure Google and Apple into removing a restrictive Saudi Arabian phone app that...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2019
Last comment by women's rights, on Feb 27, 2019 at 10:31 am | 2 comments | 899 Views

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Plea deal in attempted kidnapping

Two Menlo Park men pleaded guilty after they reportedly grabbed a woman leaving a downtown Mountain View nightclub last year,...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 26, 2019 at 7:38 pm | 2 comments | 1784 Views

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Menlo Park: Police make arrest in connection with auto burglaries

Menlo Park police arrested a San Francisco man in connection with several Sunday night auto burglaries in the Suburban Park...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Feb 26, 2019 at 12:49 pm | 1 comment | 2510 Views

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Report: Inequality on the rise in Silicon Valley

Despite a sizzling economy and an influx of wealth, Silicon Valley remains a bastion of inequality, with more residents now...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2019
Last comment by Awatkins, on Feb 20, 2019 at 2:22 pm | 7 comments | 4335 Views

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Planned county worker strike suspended pending agreement

A strike planned this week by San Mateo County employees has been averted by a tentative agreement between the county and...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2019
Last comment by Scruggs, on Feb 12, 2019 at 4:57 pm | 1 comment | 1135 Views

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County workers' union plans two-day strike

Approximately 1,700 members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union working for San Mateo...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Jim, on Feb 6, 2019 at 3:58 pm | 6 comments | 1580 Views

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College admissions program Jan. 16

Parents and students hoping to get the inside scoop on college admissions -- from both the admissions department perspective...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1572 Views

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Local food pantries prepare for more clients if government shutdown continues

Bay Area families that depend on federal programs for their basic food needs could find themselves without a lifeline by...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
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Guest opinion: Let's step up affordable housing funding

As the people who make up the middle class and backbone of our communities continue to be priced out of the housing market,...

Original post made on Jan. 26, 2019
Last comment by No More Pro Growth, on Jan 28, 2019 at 5:40 pm | 8 comments | 2263 Views

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Home sales

A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2019/01/27/home-sales...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2019
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