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$27K in restitution ordered for man who hacked The Almanac

The 36-year-old man who hacked and temporarily shut down AlmanacNews.com and other Embarcadero Media websites nearly four...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2019
Last comment by Ruth Bruntage, 12 minutes ago | 1 comment | 1175 Views

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Menlo Park council: No moratorium

The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday backed away from a proposal to enact a citywide moratorium on nonresidential development...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Wrong post child, 3 hours ago | 11 comments | 2178 Views

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Will the Planning Commissioners sell out to a developer

On June 24 the Planning Commission will conduct its final review of the huge 70 room hotel that is proposed to take the place...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by really?, 9 hours ago | 3 comments | 167 Views

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Block party perks up downtown Menlo Park

Downtown Menlo Park was a lively scene Wednesday evening as the city and the Chamber of Commerce hosted the 13th annual community...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2019
Last comment by Emmecj, on Jun 14, 2019 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 866 Views

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Menlo Park, Atherton water main work underway

A water main replacement project began on May 31 in the Lindenwood neighborhood of Atherton and the Menlo Oaks neighborhood...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 12, 2019 at 11:39 am | 1 comment | 862 Views

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Atherton: Sixteen-year-old arrested for having gun on M-A campus

Police arrested a 16-year-old boy who they suspect brought a gun on the Menlo-Atherton High School campus on June 6 during...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Citizen, on Jun 12, 2019 at 6:00 am | 2 comments | 2871 Views

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Council pushes back on proposal to add staff next fiscal year

The Menlo Park City Council cast doubt on proposals in the city budget to add new staff members and use non-guaranteed money...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer Bestor, on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 115 Views

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Menlo Park council to weigh development moratorium this week

Spurred by a proposal from two council members, the Menlo Park City Council will consider adopting a moratorium on new nonresidential...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Subcommittee, on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:47 pm | 41 comments | 3528 Views

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Menlo Park: Santa Cruz Avenue shut down Wednesday for downtown block party

Menlo Park's 13th annual downtown block party will be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Santa Cruz Avenue. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 11, 2019 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 1090 Views

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Who pays for public art?

Efforts are underway to launch a new nonprofit dedicated to public art in Menlo Park, a city that hasn't had an Arts Commission...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2019
Last comment by Observer II, on Jun 9, 2019 at 3:49 pm | 5 comments | 1382 Views

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Menlo Park: Motorcyclist taken to hospital after collision

A 24-year-old motorcyclist was taken to the hospital in an ambulance after he collided with a car at the corner of Ringwood...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by Judy C, on Jun 8, 2019 at 9:53 am | 2 comments | 1083 Views

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Bike safety classes for middle school students start June 8

Wheel Kids Bicycle Club is hosting a series of classes to teach bike safety to middle school students on Saturday, June 8,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2019
Last comment by Bike Menlo Park, on Jun 1, 2019 at 5:17 pm | 8 comments | 1071 Views

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Menlo Park council pumps brakes on Middle Avenue bike lanes

The Menlo Park City Council chastised staff May 21 for not doing enough public outreach before drawing up potential plans...

Original post made on May. 25, 2019
Last comment by cyclist, on May 30, 2019 at 10:41 pm | 7 comments | 1859 Views

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Boarding house proposal on Willow Road faces scrutiny

A proposal to build a 16-room boarding house on a property at 555 and 557 Willow Road was heavily criticized by the Menlo...

Original post made on May. 30, 2019
Last comment by Try again, on May 30, 2019 at 8:02 pm | 5 comments | 1505 Views

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New Menlo Park budget dedicates $23.9M in new funds for capital improvements

The city of Menlo Park on May 17 revealed a new draft budget, laying out a $171.9 spending plan, $23.9 million of which represents...

Original post made on May. 29, 2019
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 30, 2019 at 7:02 pm | 8 comments | 581 Views

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Despite Stanford objections, county calls for more housing in campus expansion

Stanford University would be required to build more than 2,000 housing units and to offer nearly half of them at below market...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Concerned, on May 29, 2019 at 4:51 pm | 5 comments | 1727 Views

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Serious Menlo Park collision leads to DUI arrest

The driver of a vehicle involved in a serious collision in Menlo Park a little after midnight this morning (May 26) has been...

Original post made on May. 26, 2019
Last comment by Quinton, on May 26, 2019 at 4:22 pm | 1 comment | 3048 Views

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Empowering through science

M-A student Rachel Park started Curieus, a nonprofit aimed at fostering interest in STEM among underserved elementary school...

Original post made on May. 25, 2019
Last comment by Kevin, on May 25, 2019 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1355 Views

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Menlo Park: Expert says paying for train tunnel would require 'significant' new development

Last week, Palo Alto scrapped its exploration of an underground rail line. Tuesday, Menlo Park's City Council heard from...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by Plan for your money, on May 24, 2019 at 8:42 pm | 9 comments | 1934 Views

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By pleading guilty in college-admissions scandal, Menlo Park father could face prison time

A Menlo Park father charged with taking part in a nationwide college-admissions scam to get his daughter into a top-ranked...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by , on May 22, 2019 at 5:46 pm | 1 comment | 2417 Views
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