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Council votes to cut 165 street parking spots and add bike lanes on Jefferson and Chrysler drives

In order to offer safer passage by bike to Menlo Park's new high school, the City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2019
Last comment by MP Resident, 18 hours ago | 3 comments | 1204 Views

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Thursday: Menlo Park to hold hearing on local minimum wage

A proposal by the city of Menlo Park to require all employers in the city to pay employees a minimum of $15 an hour by Jan....

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2019
Last comment by West Menlo, on Aug 22, 2019 at 11:57 pm | 17 comments | 1186 Views

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Saint Frank Coffee and Schmidt family offices open near Menlo Park Caltrain station

Menlo Park is now officially home to the headquarters of the family foundation and office of former Google chairman Eric...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2019
Last comment by Tom, on Aug 22, 2019 at 2:04 pm | 10 comments | 3396 Views

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Cannabis ban, Willow Village EIR contract, new El Camino building and more on Menlo Park council agenda

The Menlo Park City Council has a busy evening in store for its meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 20. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2019
Last comment by Brian, on Aug 21, 2019 at 1:45 pm | 4 comments | 1924 Views

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Historic Alpine Inn reopening in Portola Valley next month

Two private parties at the historic Alpine Inn, a Portola Valley institution that was recently sold and closed for renovation,...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2019
Last comment by Duffy, on Aug 20, 2019 at 9:38 am | 34 comments | 17258 Views

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Public comment period for county's Flood Park project review is open

Plans by San Mateo County to renovate Flood Park, a 24-acre park nestled in Menlo Park's residential Suburban Park, Lorelei...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2019
Last comment by jimmae, on Aug 20, 2019 at 8:29 am | 1 comment | 1585 Views

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

The congestion issues we face are a good example of government and business collaborating to pursue their own interests,...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2019
Last comment by Whaaaa, on Aug 12, 2019 at 8:15 pm | 11 comments | 1732 Views

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Alleged Safeway shoplifter who threatened employees arrested

Menlo Park police have arrested a 28-year-old man who allegedly threatened Safeway employees with a knife while shoplifting...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2019
Last comment by MP Resident, on Aug 12, 2019 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 1747 Views

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One person seriously injured, another arrested after U.S. 101 collision

One person was taken to a hospital and another was arrested on suspicion of DUI following a five-vehicle collision on northbound...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2019
Last comment by resident, on Aug 11, 2019 at 11:48 am | 1 comment | 2216 Views

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Woman who embezzled charitable funds from Menlo Park insurance company to serve jail time

A 59-year-old Fremont resident was sentenced Aug. 7 to three months in county jail after pleading no contest to embezzling...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2019
Last comment by Steve Taffee, on Aug 9, 2019 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 1728 Views

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Stanford Inn redevelopment moves forward

Plans to redevelop the 82-year-old Stanford Inn at 115 El Camino Real appear to be headed in a direction favorable to the...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Aug 8, 2019 at 8:45 pm | 8 comments | 2704 Views

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Appeals court says class action lawsuit against Facebook can proceed

A federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled on Thursday (Aug. 8) that Facebook users in Illinois can proceed with a class...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2019
Last comment by resident, on Aug 8, 2019 at 6:06 pm | 1 comment | 1231 Views

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Menlo Park announces three leadership appointments

The city of Menlo Park has made three new appointments to leadership positions, according to an Aug. 1 announcement. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2019
Last comment by Downtown, on Aug 8, 2019 at 3:21 pm | 5 comments | 2261 Views

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Letter: Support for Brownrigg for the state senate

With state Senator Jerry Hill termed out, several candidates have stepped forward to fill the seat. The district runs from...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2019
Last comment by My home too, on Aug 6, 2019 at 4:15 am | 4 comments | 539 Views

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Guest opinion: It's past time for Menlo Park to go electric on blowers

Up and down the Peninsula, towns and cities are being proactive around our climate change crisis. One of the ways this is...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2019
Last comment by Twentse, on Aug 5, 2019 at 12:55 pm | 5 comments | 2617 Views

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Menlo Park vandalism, assault defendant to get Sept. 30 jury trial

A San Diego man who was arrested for vandalizing cars, making threats, assault on a police officer and resisting arrest in...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2019
Last comment by politically correct, on Aug 5, 2019 at 9:16 am | 2 comments | 1251 Views

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Hate crime charge dropped in Menlo Park vandalism case

Prosecutors have dropped two initial counts against a San Diego man after a court hearing for an April 24 incident in Menlo...

Original post made on May. 9, 2019
Last comment by four dead in ohio, on Aug 4, 2019 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 1996 Views

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Guest opinion: It's past time for Menlo Park to go electric on blowers

Up and down the Peninsula, towns and cities are being proactive around our climate change crisis. One of the ways this is...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 3, 2019 at 1:42 pm | 4 comments | 290 Views

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One-woman show spotlights resilience in face of challenge

Menlo Park native Maria Fadiman will take the stage at Eastside College Preparatory School in East Palo Alto on Aug. 3 in...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2019
Last comment by Member, on Aug 1, 2019 at 2:40 pm | 1 comment | 1601 Views

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Caltrain's new vision calls for tripling ridership by 2040

Caltrain's plan to expand and modernize its train system will hit a critical juncture next month, when the agency's board...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2019
Last comment by Karen, on Aug 1, 2019 at 8:34 am | 6 comments | 1806 Views
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