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Facebook submits revised plans for Willow Village

Facebook submitted updated plans this morning (Feb. 8) for Willow Village, a proposal by the company to build 1.75 million...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Boomer, on Feb 10, 2019 at 4:41 pm | 11 comments | 13499 Views

MENLO PARK

Greystar proposes 483-unit housing complex in eastern Menlo Park

Development company Greystar is proposing to build a new 483-unit housing complex that includes apartments and for-sale townhomes...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2019
Last comment by really?, on Feb 9, 2019 at 5:56 pm | 17 comments | 12091 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Home burglarized as police finish community meeting on recent crime

Thieves struck again Thursday night in Atherton as a community meeting on a recent rash of burglaries in town concluded. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2019
Last comment by laughing, on Feb 8, 2019 at 3:11 pm | 39 comments | 10100 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton to re-examine Caltrain stops in town

Atherton Rail Committee members are backtracking on their recommendation to add service to the Atherton Caltrain station...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by Stephen Inoue, on Feb 8, 2019 at 8:04 am | 9 comments | 9268 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Off to a good start

After a single semester in operation, Menlo Park City School District's new preschool is already "a home away from home"...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2019
Last comment by don't worry about it,, on Feb 8, 2019 at 1:37 am | 22 comments | 6096 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton resident William Wade Awbrey dies at 87

William Wade Awbrey, who lived in Atherton for 42 years, died Jan. 20 at the age of 87. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2019/02/07/atherton-resident-willi...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2019
Last comment by Sandy Crittenden, on Feb 7, 2019 at 3:59 pm | 3 comments | 4101 Views

ATHERTON

Man who helped catch homicide suspect arrested for trespassing at victim's home

Daniel Baggett, 47, the former tenant of Menlo Park homicide victim and former Atherton town arborist Kathy Hughes Anderson,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Feb 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm | 5 comments | 7141 Views

MENLO PARK

New Menlo Park council reverses decision on Caltrain separations

The wheels of Menlo Park's grade separation project lurched forward Tuesday night in a markedly different direction from...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2019
Last comment by No Easy Solutions, on Feb 6, 2019 at 10:23 pm | 36 comments | 13581 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Teen shot Tuesday night in Willows neighborhood

A 17-year-old boy was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the leg in the Willows...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2019
Last comment by Brian, on Feb 6, 2019 at 4:07 pm | 1 comment | 7463 Views

OTHER TOPICS

County workers' union plans two-day strike

Approximately 1,700 members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees union working for San Mateo...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Jim, on Feb 6, 2019 at 3:58 pm | 6 comments | 3430 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council hashes out 2019 goals

Following roughly six hours of discussion on Saturday, Feb. 2, the Menlo Park City Council agreed to hold off until later...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Brian, on Feb 6, 2019 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 2958 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton police: At least $2M in jewelry, other items stolen this year

About 200 Atherton residents filled Holbrook-Palmer Park's Jennings Pavilion on Thursday, Jan. 31, for a police meeting on...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by neighborhood watch coordinator, on Feb 5, 2019 at 11:38 pm | 3 comments | 7161 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Ravenswood to hold public meetings on charter school expansion request

The Ravenswood City School District is hosting a series of community meetings through next week to inform the public about...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2019
Last comment by Kevin, on Feb 5, 2019 at 10:54 pm | 2 comments | 3688 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man with gun, meth arrested at Woodside Park and Ride

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office arrested a 29-year-old transient from San Jose on Sunday night at the...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
Last comment by Bill D. Wall, on Feb 5, 2019 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 5176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside Preschool director is author, counselor in spare time

Tom Limbert knows how to keep busy. He's not only the director of Woodside Preschool, but is also the Woodside Elementary...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2019
Last comment by Creed, on Feb 5, 2019 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 4568 Views

FICTION

Weather service expects low snow levels through Tuesday afternoon

The National Weather Service is predicting snow in some of the Bay Area's higher elevations. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2552 Views

AROUND TOWN

Questions swirl in aftermath of PG&E's bankruptcy filing

Pacific Gas & Electric filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday, throwing the future of the large investor-owned utility,...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2019
Last comment by Who grants them the monopoly?, on Feb 4, 2019 at 1:50 pm | 8 comments | 5274 Views

OTHER TOPICS

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
There are no comments yet. 3417 Views

MENLO PARK

Dumbarton rail project to get full environmental, fiscal analysis

In a sharp acceleration of a project that has for decades lurched through planning processes that haven't gone anywhere,...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2018
Last comment by Osman Hossain, on Feb 3, 2019 at 10:49 pm | 5 comments | 7568 Views

OTHER TOPICS

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
There are no comments yet. 3016 Views
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