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MENLO PARK

Mandy Harvey to perform at fundraiser to benefit hearing impaired patients

Mandy Harvey, an "America's Got Talent" Golden Buzzer winner a couple of seasons ago, brings her inspirational talent to...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Twentse, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 730 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton house under construction for 40 years will be demolished

A house in Atherton that has been under construction for more than 40 years will be demolished, but delays from utility companies...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by whatever, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 745 Views

MENLO PARK

Dogged by constant barking, Haven Avenue residents seek relief

The barking is constant, and has been since Jackie Comstock moved in to the Anton Menlo apartment complex on Haven Avenue...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2019
Last comment by Brian, 13 hours ago | 27 comments | 2995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton: City Council to discuss options for easing traffic in town

Traffic mitigation and a proposal for new police body cameras are among the items on tonight's (July 17) Atherton City Council...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Brian, 14 hours ago | 3 comments | 589 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Mateo County property values reach record highs

San Mateo County's property assessment roll increased for the 2019-20 fiscal year, the ninth consecutive year of upward movement. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., 15 hours ago | 2 comments | 1020 Views

ATHERTON

Residents may be vulnerable if insurance is canceled due to wildfire risk

California's Department of Insurance can help homeowners who lose insurance coverage because of wildfire risk find new coverage,...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by Kevin, 16 hours ago | 2 comments | 1099 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Church pulls Adelante rent proposal. RCSD holds impromptu "closed session" meeting.

The San Mateo Daily Journal had a headline story by Austin Walsh entitled "Campus lease offer withdrawn" in today's edition....

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by Jack Hickey, 19 hours ago | 3 comments | 96 Views

FICTION

Menlo Park: City Council supports updates to heritage tree ordinance

On Tuesday, July 16, the Menlo Park City Council adopted recommendations from a task force to update its tree protection...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2019
There are no comments yet. 763 Views

WOODSIDE

Grand jury says entire county at risk of wildfire

A San Mateo County Civil Grand Jury report released on July 9 warns residents of urban areas not to be complacent about wildfires...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by GM, 21 hours ago | 7 comments | 2134 Views

MENLO PARK

City seeks new strategy to support 'missing middle'

It's a challenge that has long befuddled policymakers grappling with the housing crisis: How can they create incentives for...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by Welfare for the well off, on Jul 16, 2019 at 10:27 pm | 1 comment | 1289 Views

ATHERTON

Teens punch, attempt to rob man at gunpoint on Stanford campus

Three teens accused of punching and attempting to rob a man at Stanford University on Monday were arrested by police near...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2019
Last comment by , on Jul 16, 2019 at 10:16 am | 1 comment | 1223 Views

AROUND TOWN

ICE put on notice by federal court, no Bay Area raids occur

After the American Civil Liberties Union took U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to federal court in Northern California,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by American civil liberties, on Jul 16, 2019 at 10:12 am | 6 comments | 849 Views

WOODSIDE

Kings Mountain Road fire safety work begins July 15

A long-delayed fire suppression project along King's Mountain Road in San Mateo County's Huddert County Park was set to start...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2019
Last comment by JD, on Jul 15, 2019 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments | 1391 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

The taste of summer

For the 15th year, Webb Ranch in Portola Valley is welcoming visitors to its fields to take advantage of one of the many...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jul 15, 2019 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 1754 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: Government/business collaboration has led city into a mess

While reading Kate Bradshaw's article about the Menlo Park City Council's decision to back away from a citywide moratorium,...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2019
Last comment by After midnight, on Jul 15, 2019 at 10:26 am | 8 comments | 863 Views

ATHERTON

They may be slow, but they're not easy to find: Keeping up with the elusive Western pond turtle

A new program by the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District aims to help Western pond turtles, California's only native...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: new assistant community development director named

Chuck Andrews, a senior building inspector working with the city of Menlo Park, has been promoted to become the city's assistant...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1140 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Hampton Inn project sidelined after split vote by Planning Commission

A proposed Hampton Inn hotel along El Camino Real in Menlo Park was sidelined Monday night when the city's Planning Commission...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2019
Last comment by Scott Barnum , on Jul 15, 2019 at 9:01 am | 16 comments | 2111 Views

MENLO PARK

A very thoughtful memo on Menlo Park's development policies

Suggestions from Lynne Bramlett, July 5, 2019 1 MEMO To: City Council From: Lynne Bramlett Date: July 5, 2019 Re: Suggestions...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jul. 6, 2019
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett , on Jul 14, 2019 at 1:15 pm | 9 comments | 437 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Facebook housing program helps teachers stay local

When the Menlo Park City Council approved Facebook's campus expansion in 2016, it required the company to help address some...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2019
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett , on Jul 14, 2019 at 12:51 pm | 2 comments | 1603 Views
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