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New Pope-Chaucer Bridge proposed

About two years in the making, the San Francisquito Creek Joint Powers Authority (JPA) has released a draft environmental...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by flood Insurance stays, on May 1, 2019 at 5:04 pm | 6 comments | 4811 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: City moving forward toward a sustainable, healthy future

The Menlo Park City Council unanimously passed a Climate and Sustainability Resolution, setting forth an ambitious, detailed...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2019
Last comment by Amanda Y, on Apr 30, 2019 at 6:25 pm | 3 comments | 3204 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside, Portola Valley councils bestow raises on town managers

Woodside and Portola Valley rewarded their town managers with raises in late March, with Woodside's Kevin Bryant receiving...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Apr 30, 2019 at 1:09 pm | 1 comment | 3413 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Study: Atherton traffic at 'saturation level'

Two long-awaited reports on traffic in Atherton were presented to the City Council at its last meeting, but council members...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer, on Apr 30, 2019 at 10:05 am | 9 comments | 5043 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Local teen 'recycles the brainpower' of her peers to help better the world

When Menlo Park's Charlotte Acra was 15, she saw a problem she thought had big implications - the small number of girls and...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Margo, on Apr 29, 2019 at 12:56 pm | 2 comments | 4450 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

To all, a good knight

Armand Neukermans is a brilliant scientist, prolific inventor, successful entrepreneur, dedicated philanthropist and passionate...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Apr 29, 2019 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 2310 Views

AROUND TOWN

Artist Open Studio

May 18-19, join 5 artists at Jan Schachter's studio, 10 -5, 190 Golden Hills Drive, off of Westridge Jane Peterman: Ceramic...

Original post made by Jan Schachter on Apr. 28, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1032 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: We need the Green New Deal

Our world will become a much more hazardous place unless we stop climate change. The United States contributes to climate...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2019
Last comment by Green Goblin, on Apr 27, 2019 at 8:14 am | 11 comments | 2904 Views

MENLO PARK

Street parking could be removed on stretch of Middle Avenue

Members of Menlo Park's Complete Streets Commission voted 6-0 on April 10 to recommend that the City Council permit the removal...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2019
Last comment by Middle Cyclist, on Apr 26, 2019 at 9:57 pm | 24 comments | 5716 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Man charged with vandalizing vehicles, making racial threats

A man who allegedly vandalized cars, shouted racial epithets at multiple people and threatened and resisted police officers...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2019
Last comment by I am black, on Apr 26, 2019 at 8:48 pm | 6 comments | 3891 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton crowd marks start of civic center construction

Nearly 100 people gathered in Atherton on Tuesday, April 23, to celebrate what speakers said had taken at least two decades...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Apr 25, 2019 at 7:21 pm | 2 comments | 4530 Views

ATHERTON

Residential burglary, car theft reported in Atherton

Atherton police have responded to a residential burglary and a car theft in recent days, according to department press releases. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2019
Last comment by Julia Brown, assistant editor, on Apr 25, 2019 at 3:55 pm | 3 comments | 4680 Views

MENLO PARK

Village Stationers to close Menlo Park and Los Altos locations

For 53 years, Village Stationers has helped Peninsula residents find gifts, cards, office supplies and more at its family-run...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2019
Last comment by Kerry Hoctor, on Apr 25, 2019 at 3:22 pm | 15 comments | 6681 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park fire board criticizes JPA, county ambulance agreements

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District board has expressed its objections to an Emergency Medical System Joint Powers Agreement...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2019
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Apr 25, 2019 at 3:11 pm | 6 comments | 5319 Views

WOODSIDE

Update: Missing Palo Alto woman who berated MAGA hat-wearing man found safe

A Palo Alto woman who made national headlines when she verbally assaulted a man wearing a Make America Great Again hat on...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by Sandr Farrell, on Apr 24, 2019 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 4791 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton groundbreaking marks start of civic center work

On Tuesday, April 23, Atherton officials and community members will gather for a groundbreaking ceremony for a new town civic...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by RanchGal, on Apr 23, 2019 at 10:26 pm | 1 comment | 3542 Views

MENLO PARK

New Belle Haven Library plans move forward

The population of Menlo Park on the Bay side of 101 could triple in the coming years, and the city of Menlo Park has been...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Apr 23, 2019 at 11:32 am | 1 comment | 3487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Palo Alto woman who berated MAGA hat-wearing man reported missing

Rebecca Parker Mankey of Palo Alto, who made national headlines when she verbally assaulted a man wearing a Make America...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2019
Last comment by You must feel good now, on Apr 22, 2019 at 10:00 pm | 2 comments | 3223 Views

MENLO PARK

How would SB 50 impact Menlo Park?

Across California, Senate Bill 50, a proposed law that would require cities to relax height, density and parking restrictions...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Boomer, on Apr 22, 2019 at 7:56 pm | 24 comments | 6099 Views

MENLO PARK

PA Weekly's April Fool's Story - Elon To Build Palo Alto Tunnel

Just read a wonderfully written satire published by the Palo Alto Weekly that I missed on April Fool's Day. It's about Palo...

Original post made by Longtime MP Booster on Apr. 15, 2019
Last comment by Credulous, on Apr 22, 2019 at 2:12 pm | 2 comments | 1390 Views
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