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New COVID-19 variant increasing in Bay Area, linked to Kaiser San Jose outbreak

The L452R variant of COVID-19 -- being identified by viral genomic sequencing in the Bay Area -- has been linked to the Kaiser...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2021
Last comment by Jasmine, 4 minutes ago | 1 comment | 1248 Views

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Pregnant and homeless: Menlo Park resident's documentary aims to raise awareness

Five years ago, a filmmaker in Menlo Park saw a news story about a homeless woman who gave birth at a bus stop. The story...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2021
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Holiday Fund: Reimagining sexual health education in a digital world

Like many education-focused organizations, the pandemic and the shift from in-person to distance learning has forced Health...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2021
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Eleven residents displaced after East Palo Alto fire

Eleven East Palo Alto residents, including four children, were displaced Thursday morning after a fire damaged their Oakwood...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2020
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Portola Valley seeks volunteers for town commissions

The Portola Valley Town Council is looking for three volunteers to serve on the town's Architectural and Site Control Commission...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2020
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Portola Valley: Virtual roundtable on policing, race and justice Monday

The town of Portola Valley is hosting a virtual panel and Q&A on Monday, Oct. 19, entitled "Policing, Race & Justice in the...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2020
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San Mateo County to launch COVID-19 compliance unit

Starting Monday, Oct. 19, San Mateo County will launch a COVID-19 compliance unit that will warn and cite businesses that...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2020
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Nearly 1,700 PG&E customers in San Mateo County to lose power for up to two days

Power shut-offs are scheduled for about 1,700 PG&E customers in San Mateo County starting tonight that are set to last up...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2020
Last comment by jgftw, on Oct 15, 2020 at 10:51 pm | 1 comment | 7845 Views

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High schools will stay online for second quarter of the fall

Students in the Sequoia Union High School district will continue learning at home for the rest of the fall semester due to...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2020
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Amid pandemic, California secretary of state details access to voting by mail or in person this November

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla on Wednesday described plans for voting access and safety this year during the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
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Special livestream of documentary film "Hibakusha: Our Life to Live", noon to 2pm. Mon. Aug. 3. Honoring the 75th anniv. of Hiroshima/Nagasaki bombings (Aug. 6 and 9, 19450

All are invited to a free special film screening followed by a Q&A session with the producer/director David Rothauser. The...

Original post made by Judy A on Aug. 3, 2020
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Prep football: Locals heading for home down the stretch

Palo Alto, Gunn and Woodside all play their final home game of the season Friday. Menlo-Atherton was also scheduled to do...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2019
Last comment by well, *there* it is, on Nov 3, 2019 at 12:50 pm | 2 comments | 1596 Views

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"Ballerina's Tale" documentary film about African-American prima ballerina Misty Copeland: this Wed. Sept. 18 1pm

This engaging documentary will screen at Menlo Park's Little House Senior/Activity Center theater, just down the hall from...

Original post made by Judy A on Sep. 16, 2019
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'Dumbo' takes flight under Tim Burton

"Dumbo" is a strange beast, indeed. I don't mean the character of an elephant born with ears so big he can flap them and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by watcher, on Mar 29, 2019 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1716 Views

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'Freedom Rings' – along with the music – at benefit concert

The African American Composer Initiative, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, presents its annual concert,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2019
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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/2019/01/12/home-sales...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2019
Last comment by Trump's mother, on Jan 15, 2019 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 2076 Views

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Piano teacher arrested for sex crimes on relative

Nicholas Robinson has been arrested for alleged sexual abuse on an underage relative. He is also a piano teacher who gives...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2019
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Cheney day blues

At one of many turning points in the historical drama "Vice," Lynne Cheney protests to her husband, Dick, not to pursue a...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2018
Last comment by Citizen of the world , on Dec 22, 2018 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 1810 Views

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Isn't it 'Rich'?

"Crazy Rich Asians" -- based on a trilogy of novels -- marks a long-overdue investment in Asian talent as the first major...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by movie goer, on Aug 16, 2018 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 2033 Views

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Second day of Almanac Online hacking trial focuses on FBI probe

During the second day of the federal trial of Ross M. Colby, who is charged with hacking Almanac Online, Palo Alto Online...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2018
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