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Library Supporters Campaign Tactics Under Fire

The Yes on Measure F Campaign has only raised $6,875.00 but spent $22,529.00. Take out the large donors (Kupperman & Crittenden...

Original post made by Campaign Spending on Nov. 3, 2012
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Mayor Widmer's Verbal Comments Don't Match Hs Press Release

A month after sending out a Press Release to residents that "no contract talks" had taken place regarding compensation reductions...

Original post made by Compensation Reduction on Nov. 28, 2012
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Atherton: A Government or a Business? The Answer

The answer expressed by the five members of the Council is that Atherton is a business. In the remarks leading up to the...

Original post made by please stop on Dec. 4, 2012
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Atherton Council to Review Brown Act Laws In December

At the December Council Meeting the Atherton Council will review Brown Act Laws. Below is part thread on this topic taken...

Original post made by Council Concerns on Dec. 4, 2012
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JobTrain students bake cookies for inmates

Spending the holidays in San Mateo County jail just got a little brighter: 15 students in JobTrain's culinary arts program...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2012
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[VIDEO] DEC 19 Atherton Council Meeting

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL ATHERTON CHANNEL DRAINAGE DISTRICT DEC 19, 2012 REGULAR MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST The...

Original post made by APOA on Dec. 23, 2012
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$Half Million in Town Funds Spent on Library in the Park

Is it true that $480,000.00 plus of Library reserves were spent on the Library in Park studies before the voters voted it...

Original post made by Library Funds Lost on Jan. 9, 2013
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[VIDEO] Atherton Finance Committee Mar 7 2013 Special Meeting

TOWN OF ATHERTON FINANCE COMMITTEE MAR 7, 2013 SPECIAL MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST The Town of Atherton assumed responsibility...

Original post made by APOA on Mar. 11, 2013
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[VIDEO] Atherton Council Mar 2013 Special Meeting

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL ATHERTON CHANNEL DRAINAGE DISTRICT MAR 13, 2013 SPECIAL MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST The...

Original post made by APOA on Mar. 18, 2013
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[VIDEO] Atherton Council Mar 2013 Regular Meeting

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL ATHERTON CHANNEL DRAINAGE DISTRICT MAR 20, 2013 REGULAR MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST The...

Original post made by APOA on Mar. 23, 2013
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[VIDEO] April 17 2013 Atherton Council Meeting

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL APRIL 17, 2013 REGULAR MEETING VIDEO BROADCAST The Town of Atherton assumed responsibility...

Original post made by APOA on Apr. 22, 2013
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[VIDEO] April 15 2013 Atherton Council Budget Review

TOWN OF ATHERTON CITY COUNCIL APRIL 15, 2013 SPECIAL MEETING – 2013/14 BUDGET REVIEW VIDEO BROADCAST The...

Original post made by APOA on Apr. 23, 2013
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Visionary and Father of the Mouse Douglas Engelbart has died

The man behind the computer mouse and a host of other inventions that paved the way for the Internet has passed away. He...

Original post made by Lindenwood resident on Jul. 3, 2013
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Tonight: Atherton may try again to appoint council member

After failing last week to agree on one candidate out of seven who wanted to be appointed to a vacant council seat, the Atherton...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2013
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What's with all the off leash dogs at Holbrook Palmer Park?

What's with the increase in off leash dogs there? Is it suddenly legal to have one's dog off leash & not responsive to voice...

Original post made by Hmmm on Jul. 24, 2013
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Atherton: Second candidate for council seat

Diane Sandhu, a member of the town's Audit/Finance Committee, has qualified for a spot on the November ballot in the race...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2013
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ATHERTON

Recollection of old Atherton PD Case involving officer?

Does anyone recall a case, more than 30 years ago, when an Atherton officer killed someone in self-defense and/or in defending...

Original post made by Hmmm on Aug. 9, 2013
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ATHERTON

LETTERS

<B>Letter: What you can do to Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=14460 posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2013
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ATHERTON

Homeless ordinance/law?

I read where Atherton City Council is considering and will likely make it illegal for people to sleep in their cars - it...

Original post made by Eliza on Oct. 24, 2013
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A wonderful example of local government transparency

http://apd.crimegraphics.com/2013/default.aspx Crime Graphics - CitizenRIMS CitizenRIMS GraphicThe Town launched CitizenRIMS...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jan. 30, 2014
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