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Visit to the Veterans For Peace sailboat the Golden Rule - docking at marina in Redwood City July 18-20

Celebrate the Voyage of the Sailboat the Golden Rule, for a Nuclear-Free Future The 34’ wooden ketch arrives at the...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Jul. 14, 2017
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Pot growing would've been misdemeanor without stream diversion

A man accused of illegally growing nearly 7,000 marijuana plants on public land in San Mateo County's Skyline Ridge Open...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2017
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Hoover Commission Report on Healthcare Districts

The report can be found at: http://www.lhc.ca.gov/sites/lhc.ca.gov/files/Reports/239/Report239.pdf Notable excerpts: "The...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Aug. 31, 2017
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Deputies: Woman punched, kicked by boyfriend; Redwood City man arrested.

Sheriff's deputies were dispatched at around 12:15 a.m. Thursday to the Shell gas station at 3201 El Camino Real at Fifth...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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Jury finds Menlo Park man guilty of first-degree murder

A San Mateo County jury on Thursday (Aug. 31) found Jerry Coneal III, a 23-year-old resident of Menlo Park, to be guilty...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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M-A High: Twenty-one new classrooms greet students

For the new school year, students at Menlo-Atherton High School are getting a chance to use the new facilities and have classes...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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Sequoia Healthcare District authorizes CEO To Enter Into an Agreement For Specialized Legal Services.

In typical fashion, the Sequoia Healthcare District discussed 3 items in closed session at a special meeting this past Monday,...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Sep. 13, 2017
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Sequoia Healthcare District threatened by lawsuit

Another topic in this forum, "Sequoia Healthcare District moving to "zone-based" elections" https://www.almanacnews.com/square/2017/09/21/sequoia-healthcare-district-moving-to-zone...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Oct. 3, 2017
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Almanac's Holiday Fund: New data shows one in four residents at risk for hunger

Gifts to the Almanac's Holiday Fund benefit Second Harvest Food Bank and nine other community organizations. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2017
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Peninsula dog owners rush to get pets vaccinated

Two forms of canine influenza have rapidly spread up the San Francisco Peninsula in the last few weeks, prompting dog owners...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2018
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noon to 1pm Apr. 20 - TODAY demonstration outside Town & Country - Earth day support; support students against gun violence

There will be a peaceful "sidewalk demonstration" TODAY, Fri. Apr. 20, from noon-1pm at the corner of El Camino and Embarcadero...

Original post made by peace&anti gun activist on Apr. 20, 2018
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Assorted local crimes earn man 16 years in state prison

A 30-year-old Redwood City man was sentenced to 16 years and four months in state prison on June 29 following his plea of...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2018
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Weekly Peaceful Sidewalk Demonstrations every Friday, noon - 1 in Palo Alto

Ongoing noon-1 demonstration EVERY FRIDAY on peace and justice issues sponsored by the local Women's Intl. League for Peace...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Aug. 15, 2018
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Facebook announces partnership with community colleges

Facebook announced on Aug. 27 that it is working with Canada College in Redwood City and Foothill College in Los Altos to...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2018
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Club offers a chance to join in the conversation

The Conversation Club, a four-year-old program sponsored by Project Read-Menlo Park, provides an opportunity for local adults...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2018
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How the end of cash bail could affect San Mateo County

In a step intended to treat people in the criminal justice system more fairly regardless of economic status and reduce the...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
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FPPC-BART-SamTrans-Measure W

An article in yesterday's San Mateo Daily Journal, "Watchdog calls for prosecution of BART for campaign violations" promises...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Dec. 22, 2018
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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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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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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
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