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Atherton council wants resident feedback on traffic congestion plan

To address traffic congestion, Atherton officials will start by gathering feedback from residents, and staff will study priority...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2019
Last comment by Edna Randolph, on Aug 1, 2019 at 10:52 pm | 4 comments | 1429 Views


Road rage incident evolves into armed robbery outside Stanford Shopping Center

A road rage incident between two drivers fueled into an armed robbery in which one of them lost his cellphone at the Stanford...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2019
Last comment by RanchGal, on Jul 25, 2019 at 12:06 pm | 1 comment | 2473 Views


Man wanted for killing of Menlo Park woman extradited to U.S. after fleeing to Mexico

Jaime Cardenas, a former East Palo Alto resident and suspect in the 2011 shooting death of Menlo Park resident Catherine...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2166 Views


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 Cleaning Society, on Jul 22, 2019 at 10:17 am | 2 comments | 1882 Views


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 pg&e hater, on Jul 19, 2019 at 10:41 am | 6 comments | 9543 Views


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, on Jul 17, 2019 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments | 1832 Views


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. 1569 Views


Two former SHP Gators help USA beat Chile in Women's World Cup

Carli Lloyd and Julie Ertz each finished off headers into the back of the net off corner kicks and the U.S. women's soccer...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2019
There are no comments yet. 789 Views


Longtime Atherton resident dies at 105

A memorial will be held on Saturday, June 29, for longtime Atherton resident Louis Matas, who died in April at the age of...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2019
Last comment by Colleen Anderson, on Jun 20, 2019 at 10:54 pm | 1 comment | 1894 Views


Atherton budget remains healthy

The Atherton City Council will consider approving the town's 2019-20 fiscal year budget at its Wednesday (June 19) meeting,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 19, 2019 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments | 957 Views


Atherton: Semitruck driver suffers moderate injuries in crash

A semitruck driver was transported to the hospital with moderate injuries on Monday morning (June 10) following a three-vehicle...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Jun 11, 2019 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 2186 Views


Atherton resident, Warriors investor Mark Stevens receives one-year ban from NBA games after pushing player

Atherton resident and Golden State Warriors minority investor Mark Stevens has been fined $500,000 and barred from attending...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Thoughtful, on Jun 7, 2019 at 9:22 pm | 5 comments | 2929 Views


Community role model: Rita Williams conquered 'barriers to success,' and now helps others who face them

Star journalist Rita Williams of Portola Valley retired from her job at KTVU television in 2013, but after a 35-year career...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by Dianne W, on May 30, 2019 at 7:09 am | 2 comments | 2421 Views


Tuesday: Atherton's annual goals workshop

The Atherton City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday (May 28) to outline its goals for the 2019-20 fiscal year. Read...

Original post made on May. 28, 2019
Last comment by Really?, on May 28, 2019 at 9:53 pm | 1 comment | 1207 Views


M-A stages 'The Man Who Came to Dinner'

"The Man Who Came to Dinner," a Broadway comedy about a radio personality who recuperates in a small town in Ohio after a...

Original post made on May. 23, 2019
There are no comments yet. 336 Views


Home sales

A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula, where Menlo Park recorded the highest home sale at $6.8 million for a...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by Renee Batti, on May 20, 2019 at 8:12 pm | 2 comments | 2091 Views


Arrest in 1970s cold-case murder points to serial killer

Nearly six months after a Hayward man was charged in another murder that had gone unsolved for decades, DNA evidence has...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by Mar, on May 17, 2019 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 2119 Views


Atherton police update residents on burglaries

Around 60 people attended a follow-up Atherton Police Department meeting about a recent rash of burglaries in town at Holbrook-Palmer...

Original post made on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by Itchy and Scratchy, on May 7, 2019 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 1857 Views


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 | 1657 Views


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 | 2480 Views
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