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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - June 8, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Spies Of Warsaw - Alan Furst 2. Boat - Nam Le 3. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 4....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 9, 2008
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Measure O: Second try to pass 1/8-cent sales tax for parks

The only countywide measure on the June ballot would put extra money into San Mateo County and city parks and recreation...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by Amelie, on Jun 9, 2008 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 4437 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Whaler's Cove reopens to public thanks to POST

A cove south of Half Moon Bay that has been closed to the public for more than a decade is being reopened for the enjoyment...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by Valerie Goff, on Jun 8, 2008 at 11:47 pm | 2 comments | 4434 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Simitian says schools can't breathe easy yet

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget-rescue plan is a "patch and repair Band-Aid to get us through this tough year," state...

Original post made on May. 18, 2008
Last comment by Speedy G., on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:28 pm | 6 comments | 4380 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park faces $1 million budget deficit

Menlo Park is facing a projected $1.01 million budget deficit for the fiscal year that starts July 1, but City Manager Glen...

Original post made on May. 31, 2008
Last comment by C. Note, on Jun 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 5 comments | 4724 Views

MENLO PARK

Jim Lewis files libel claim against City

I note that an article has appeared http://www.topix.com/forum/source/redwood-city-daily-news/TOKEQOS34PQL5BB3S#lastPost that...

Original post made by MP Citizen on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by Frivolity, thy name is Jim, on Jun 5, 2008 at 4:41 pm | 6 comments | 4311 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Council may rue decision to withhold fire map

Home fire insurance rates are a major concern in wooded parts of Portola Valley. The potential impact on fire insurance was...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by David Boyce, on Jun 4, 2008 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments | 5432 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Jesse Cool wins Trailblazer Award

Restaurateur and organic food pioneer Jesse Ziff Cool received the Trailblazer Award at the 24th annual Leaders & Legends...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Jun 4, 2008 at 11:56 am | 1 comment | 6981 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community Arts Day at the Community School of Music and Arts

Fun, FREE event for families with young children! Hands-on art & music activities, face painting, balloons, clown, snacks...

Original post made by CSMA on Jun. 3, 2008
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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/1/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. City Of Thieves - David Benioff 2. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 3. Enchantress Of Florence...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by Shari, on Jun 3, 2008 at 1:29 am | 1 comment | 3778 Views

MENLO PARK

Goats on benches

The photo of a goat peacefully resting on a bench at Sharon Hills Park has its bucolic aspects, but we who live here want...

Original post made by Joe on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Joe, on May 30, 2008 at 1:49 pm | 6 comments | 3948 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Acorn is gone!

They were knocking the building down this morning of the old Acorn Restaurant on El Camino. We used to love that place-...

Original post made by Tamara on May. 30, 2008
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OTHER TOPICS

Barbara Walters to sign her new book at Kepler's Saturday

Broadcaster Barbara Walters will be at Kepler's bookstore in Menlo Park at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 17, to sign her book, "Audition:...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Robert, on May 30, 2008 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 4751 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

'Holy Rollers' to race across America

Cycling fans have called Race Across America (RAAM) "the world's toughest bike race, " but that doesn't discourage the four-person...

Original post made on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Kelly Brieger, on May 29, 2008 at 7:31 pm | 2 comments | 4986 Views

AROUND TOWN

Redwood City Kicks Off Summer Events this Friday!

WOW! Redwood City is renowned for its incredible variety of FREE concerts and entertainment, featuring top-quality local...

Original post made by Jordana on May. 29, 2008
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Summer Reading starts June 1st at Atherton Library

The annual summer reading begins June 1st and runs through August. This year's reading program for pre-readers and elementary...

Original post made by DeAnn Okamura on May. 29, 2008
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OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Parks need our help on Election Day

<I>Editor:</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6306 posted Wednesday, May 28,...

Original post made on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 29, 2008 at 10:27 am | 1 comment | 3694 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Hard work behind Measure O to enhance parks

<I>Editor:</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6304 posted Wednesday, May 28,...

Original post made on May. 29, 2008
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 29, 2008 at 10:22 am | 1 comment | 3777 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Loss of heritage trees at Oak Knoll School

This summer, most likely mid- to late-June, six heritage trees at Oak Knoll School in Menlo Park will be destroyed. During...

Original post made by Carol Taggart on May. 25, 2008
Last comment by just wondering, on May 28, 2008 at 8:47 pm | 12 comments | 5698 Views

MENLO PARK

'Homelessness' forum set for Wednesday

A panel of speakers will address the problem of homelessness at a "Healthy Communities" forum, set for 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday,...

Original post made on May. 24, 2008
Last comment by Dave, on May 28, 2008 at 8:20 pm | 5 comments | 4213 Views
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