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Street-cleaning teen takes dog along for the ride

A Menlo Park teen is cleaning up Menlo Park streets with dog Ollie. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2020/10/23/street-cleaning-teen-takes-dog-along-for-th...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2020
Last comment by David Mineau, 2 hours ago | 3 comments | 785 Views

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Pac-12 athletics are back, but not yet at Stanford

Although the Pac-12 Conference will allow college athletics to resume in November, sports remain on hold at Stanford under...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1947 Views

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Four face off in Menlo Park fire board election

Four people are vying for two seats on the Menlo Park Fire Protection District board. We asked them about issues ranging...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2020
Last comment by Beth, on Oct 20, 2020 at 6:17 am | 76 comments | 6804 Views

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Guest opinion: Leveling the ground: Yes on Proposition 15

In a guest opinion in the Oct. 2 edition, Menlo Park resident Karen Grove writes about why she supports Proposition 15, the...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2020
Last comment by sr21, on Oct 17, 2020 at 8:01 am | 18 comments | 5319 Views

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Proposal to add apartments, shop, restaurant and townhomes in Allied Arts moves forward

A proposal to replace the commercial building and four housing units at the corner of El Camino Real and Cambridge Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2020
Last comment by HazelLee, on Oct 17, 2020 at 12:41 am | 2 comments | 3944 Views

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Menlo Park police arrest three men who allegedly robbed youths at Flood Park

Three men were arrested in connection with the robbery of two juveniles Monday afternoon at Flood Park in Menlo Park, police...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2020
Last comment by Brian, on Oct 15, 2020 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 2166 Views

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Menlo Park's playgrounds to reopen by month's end

Seven months after Menlo Park's playgrounds were roped off with caution tape and closed to the public, the city's youngest...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2020
There are no comments yet. 2718 Views

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Voter Guide 2020: A roundup of The Almanac's news coverage and endorsements

As you prepare to fill out your ballot for the Nov. 3 election, we're gathered news stories and editorials to help you make...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2020
Last comment by Ray Mueller, on Oct 14, 2020 at 3:53 pm | 2 comments | 2979 Views

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A Menlo Park City Council candidate has alleged another campaign discouraged him from running. What really happened?

Max Fennell, who is running for Menlo Park's District 3 seat on the City Council has alleged that another campaign tried...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2020
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 14, 2020 at 1:43 pm | 46 comments | 5326 Views

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Public invited to observe election staffers process mail-in ballots

Starting Tuesday, the public is welcome to watch San Mateo County authorized elections staffers open and process mail ballots...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2020
Last comment by sie, on Oct 12, 2020 at 1:14 pm | 2 comments | 2502 Views

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Menlo Park's District 3 candidates propose unconventional fixes for city's woes

In two virtual candidate forums held over the past week, Menlo Park's three District 3 candidates were invited to hash out...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2020
Last comment by Kevin, on Oct 11, 2020 at 9:30 pm | 18 comments | 3559 Views

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Menlo Park: Council criticizes Facebook for dominating oversight board

Here are updates from the Menlo Park City Council's Oct. 6 meeting, with decisions on outdoor dining, Facebook's outsize...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2020
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett, on Oct 10, 2020 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 2686 Views

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Five candidates running for three open Sequoia Union High School District board seats

Distance learning programs, school reopenings and coronavirus safety procedures are just some of the topics on the minds...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2020
Last comment by Caroline Lucas, on Oct 9, 2020 at 6:08 pm | 2 comments | 3440 Views

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Letter to the editor: Menlo Park councilman condemns profane messages sent to District 3 candidate

In a letter to the editor, Menlo Park City Councilman Ray Mueller condemns profane messages that were sent to Chelsea Nguyen,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2020
Last comment by Sean Ballard, on Oct 8, 2020 at 8:02 pm | 10 comments | 3603 Views

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Editorial: Jen Wolosin for Menlo Park City Council

The first-ever District 3 council race in Menlo Park features three strong candidates with a diverse set of backgrounds....

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2020
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 7, 2020 at 3:45 pm | 9 comments | 3938 Views

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Jen Wolosin for Menlo Park City Council

The first-ever District 3 council race in Menlo Park features three strong candidates with a diverse set of backgrounds. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2020
Last comment by Ana Chung, on Oct 5, 2020 at 6:48 pm | 3 comments | 519 Views

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Meet the three candidates vying to represent Menlo Park's District 3

Three candidates are running to be the first District 3 City Council representatives in their historically underrepresented...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2020
Last comment by Kathy Switky, on Oct 2, 2020 at 11:01 am | 2 comments | 3595 Views

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Get out the vote? This year, it's get out the poll workers

Micah Robinson, a sophomore at TIDE Academy in Menlo Park, has joined a national effort called Poll Hero which aims to recruit...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2020
Last comment by John, on Oct 2, 2020 at 12:18 am | 1 comment | 2516 Views

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Red flag warning, Spare the Air alerts extended due to hot weather

The National Weather Service extended and expanded its red flag warning Thursday due to fire concerns in the Bay Area as...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2020
Last comment by Resident, on Oct 1, 2020 at 11:40 pm | 1 comment | 1782 Views

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Menlo Park council candidate receives profane messages

Chelsea Nguyen, a candidate for Menlo Park's District 3 seat, said she has received two messages through her campaign website...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2020
Last comment by Belle Haven Resident, on Oct 1, 2020 at 4:57 pm | 9 comments | 4433 Views
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