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Holiday events: Caroling, holiday train

Downtown caroling. A holiday train. Toys for Tots. No enforcement of downtown parking limtis. These are among many holiday...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2007
Last comment by Jim Lewis, on Dec 9, 2007 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 4782 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 12/02/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming, Lemony Snicket 2. A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Dec. 3, 2007
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Rosewood rooms: $400-$450 a night

Further details about the Stanford University/Rosewood Hotel, being built on Sand Hill Road near Interstate 280 in Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2007
Last comment by money talks, on Nov 27, 2007 at 8:26 am | 7 comments | 5755 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 11/25/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming, Lemony Snicket 2. Gentlemen of the Road, Michael Chabon 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 26, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3976 Views

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The Art of Collage: Works by Sylvie A. Serex-Bonnet at CSMA's Mohr Gallery

A Benefit Exhibition for the Community School of Music and Arts at Finn Center, December 3, 2007 to January 26, 2008. OPENING...

Original post made by CSMA on Nov. 21, 2007
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Driver to be sentenced in accident that injured MaryAnn Levenson

A sentence of up to 16 months in state prison may be coming in January to the Hillsborough man in a pickup truck who struck...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Richard, on Nov 20, 2007 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 5193 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 11/18/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. The Chase, Clive Cussler 2. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming, Lemony Snicket 3. World...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 19, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4021 Views

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Stanford wants to dump 300,000 cubic yards of fill on former Christmas tree farm in SM County

As Stanford pursues its massive campus expansion, it will dig up a lot of dirt that needs to be disposed of somewhere --...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by new guy, on Nov 15, 2007 at 7:33 am | 7 comments | 4912 Views

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Career con man avoids prison for check fraud

A 64-year-old Menlo Park man who prosecutors claim is a career con artist who once tried to sell a man the Golden State Warriors...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by Smart Business Guy, on Nov 12, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 3 comments | 5296 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 11/11/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Chase, Clive Cussler 3. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 12, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4247 Views

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Guest Opinion: Theater owner offers his view on projects

As the owner of the Park Theater property, I think it is important to share my thoughts about the current proposals to reuse...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2007
Last comment by old guy, on Nov 7, 2007 at 12:24 pm | 7 comments | 5069 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 11/04/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. A War of Gifts, Orson Scott Card 2. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming, Lemony Snicket 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 6, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3891 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 10/28/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Abstinence Teacher, Tom Perrotta 3. The Almost Moon,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 29, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4172 Views

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Check Out the Corn Maze in Dixon, CA

I just read an article in the Chronicle about a corn maze in Dixon. Here is a link to the online version http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2007/10/26/BAOVSTQN1.DTL...

Original post made by Joanna on Oct. 26, 2007
There are no comments yet. 5160 Views

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HISTORIC FOLGER ESTATE STABLE FUNDRAISING PROJECT HITS MILESTONE

The Friends of Huddart and Wunderlich Park announced that the capital campaign to restore the historic Folger Estate Stable...

Original post made by Judith Schwartz on Oct. 26, 2007
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Caltrain parked 5:15pm

Anyone know why both NB and SB trains were stopped and parked behind Felton Gables yesterday (Wednesday) evening from approximately...

Original post made by Bob Heinen on Oct. 25, 2007
Last comment by David Boyce, on Oct 25, 2007 at 5:15 pm | 2 comments | 4382 Views

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A new plan for Park Theatre?

A controversial plan to buy the former Park Theatre on El Camino Real for $2.2 million in city funds and lease it to Menlo...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by not sure, on Oct 25, 2007 at 2:31 pm | 50 comments | 14498 Views

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Kepler's Best Sellers 10/21/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Almost Moon, Alice Sebold 3. Run, Ann Patchett 4....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by , on Oct 22, 2007 at 12:01 pm | 1 comment | 5194 Views

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Zonta's Second Annual Fundraising Event

The Zonta Club of Silicon Valley is presenting a second annual fund raiser at Dragon Theater in Palo Alto, Saturday, November...

Original post made by Catherine Parlanti,Vice President of the Zonta Club of Silicon Valley on Oct. 17, 2007
There are no comments yet. 4166 Views

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Jim Rapley, last of the Skyline cowboys, dies at 105

Jim Rapley, who died peacefully on Aug. 31 at 105, was a legend in his time. A third-generation rancher on Skyline, he ran...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Tim Rapley, Sr., on Oct 16, 2007 at 10:23 pm | 3 comments | 5356 Views
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