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Remembering Mike Thompson of KCEA

Mike Thompson, the longtime on-air host of big band and swing music on the KCEA (89.1 FM) radio station in Atherton, died...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Phil L., on Apr 27, 2008 at 1:47 pm | 33 comments | 6909 Views

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The Almanac launches online real estate site

A comprehensive online guide to local real estate was launched this week by TheAlmanacOnline.com. Homes for sale, open homes,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by susan, on Apr 25, 2008 at 11:21 pm | 2 comments | 4206 Views

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Key hearing Sunday on future of national parklands

Residents in the Bay Area are blessed to have the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA), one of the largest urban...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Apr 23, 2008 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 3684 Views

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SAVE A LIFE TODAY! We need your help!

Hi Everyone! This is important--an event today in Palo Alto that could help save a life! We need your help today. Jill...

Original post made by carrie manley on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by been there, on Apr 22, 2008 at 3:47 pm | 4 comments | 4183 Views

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Free Job Resource Workshop for Mature Workers 55+

Family Service Agency of San Mateo County’s Senior Employment Program welcomes mature workers 55+ to a free Job Resource...

Original post made by Katherine Chouteau on Apr. 22, 2008
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Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 4/20/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Miracle At Speedy Motors - Alexander Mccall Smith 2. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Apr. 21, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3693 Views

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Privilege is no protection for teens, says author

An overflow crowd of 550 people recently flocked to hear Madeline Levine speak at Hillview Middle School in Menlo Park, eager...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4172 Views

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Menlo Park cops to get big pay raise

Menlo Park police officers are set to get a 25 percent pay increase over the next three years. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2008
Last comment by J, on Apr 15, 2008 at 12:46 pm | 19 comments | 4940 Views

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Kepler's Weekly Bestsellers - April 13, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1 Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 2 Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff 3 Mudbound - Hillary...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Apr. 14, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3613 Views

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Train hits, kills pedestrian in Menlo Park

A Caltrain train struck and killed a pedestrian this morning between Encinal and Glenwood avenues in Menlo Park. The pedestrian...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by Angela, on Apr 11, 2008 at 10:43 am | 5 comments | 4448 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers - 4/6/08

Hardcover Fiction 1 Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 2 Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff 3 Mudbound - Hillary...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Apr. 7, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4144 Views

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Bio of candidate Dr. David Morris

Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=1851 posted Wednesday, March 26, 2008, 6:49...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Kristin Olson, on Apr 2, 2008 at 9:51 pm | 1 comment | 5048 Views

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Ceramics teacher shows works at gallery

Eliza Wilson Thomas, a ceramics teacher for 28 years at Peninsula School in Menlo Oaks, is among nine artists showing their...

Original post made on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by Susan and Sandy Carnahan, on Apr 1, 2008 at 9:28 am | 1 comment | 5865 Views

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Opening Weekend and Ranger-led Hike at Daniels Nature Center

Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District will welcome spring and visitors of all ages to the Daniels Nature Center on the...

Original post made by Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Mar. 28, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4346 Views

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Lowest Gasoline Price: Can You Beat This?

With gas prices approaching or exceeding $4.00 per gallon, and expected to go higher this summer, it behoves us to find the...

Original post made by Price Sensitive on Mar. 20, 2008
Last comment by Out Smart Them, on Mar 26, 2008 at 11:04 am | 5 comments | 3768 Views

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Sudden Oak Death

Last year it was the tanoaks; this year it's the live oaks. Oak trees are dying by the dozens in the woods of Woodside, Portola...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2008
Last comment by Agrifos, on Mar 20, 2008 at 9:10 am | 3 comments | 4964 Views

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Domestic worker sues Atherton couple for wages, allegedly illegal practices

A 69-year-old housekeeper has filed a federal lawsuit against an Atherton couple, charging them with illegal employment practices...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Aghast, on Mar 18, 2008 at 10:16 am | 6 comments | 5186 Views

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Kepler's weekly best sellers - March 16, 2008

Hardcover Fiction Mudbound, Hillary Jordan Appeal, John Grisham People Of The Book, Geraldine Brooks Lush...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Mar. 17, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3792 Views

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Accident causes huge gusher in Menlo Park

Jim Lewis submitted this photo (taken by Todd Temple of Menlo Park) to The Almanac. Mr. Lewis said an accident Monday at...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2008
Last comment by Darin Duncan - Cal Water, on Mar 17, 2008 at 10:36 am | 3 comments | 5556 Views

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High-speed trains could be headed this way

Imagine boarding a train in the Bay Area, and two and a half hours later, you're in downtown Los Angeles. This may be a dream...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2008
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Mar 12, 2008 at 3:45 pm | 9 comments | 5076 Views
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