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Amid pandemic, California secretary of state details access to voting by mail or in person this November

California Secretary of State Alex Padilla on Wednesday described plans for voting access and safety this year during the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
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Special livestream of documentary film "Hibakusha: Our Life to Live", noon to 2pm. Mon. Aug. 3. Honoring the 75th anniv. of Hiroshima/Nagasaki bombings (Aug. 6 and 9, 19450

All are invited to a free special film screening followed by a Q&A session with the producer/director David Rothauser. The...

Original post made by Judy A on Aug. 3, 2020
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Prep football: Locals heading for home down the stretch

Palo Alto, Gunn and Woodside all play their final home game of the season Friday. Menlo-Atherton was also scheduled to do...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2019
Last comment by well, *there* it is, on Nov 3, 2019 at 12:50 pm | 2 comments | 1191 Views

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"Ballerina's Tale" documentary film about African-American prima ballerina Misty Copeland: this Wed. Sept. 18 1pm

This engaging documentary will screen at Menlo Park's Little House Senior/Activity Center theater, just down the hall from...

Original post made by Judy A on Sep. 16, 2019
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'Dumbo' takes flight under Tim Burton

"Dumbo" is a strange beast, indeed. I don't mean the character of an elephant born with ears so big he can flap them and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by watcher, on Mar 29, 2019 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1285 Views

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'Freedom Rings' – along with the music – at benefit concert

The African American Composer Initiative, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, presents its annual concert,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2019
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Home sales

A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2019/01/12/home-sales...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2019
Last comment by Trump's mother, on Jan 15, 2019 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 1798 Views

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Piano teacher arrested for sex crimes on relative

Nicholas Robinson has been arrested for alleged sexual abuse on an underage relative. He is also a piano teacher who gives...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2019
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Cheney day blues

At one of many turning points in the historical drama "Vice," Lynne Cheney protests to her husband, Dick, not to pursue a...

Original post made on Dec. 21, 2018
Last comment by Citizen of the world , on Dec 22, 2018 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 1475 Views

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Isn't it 'Rich'?

"Crazy Rich Asians" -- based on a trilogy of novels -- marks a long-overdue investment in Asian talent as the first major...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2018
Last comment by movie goer, on Aug 16, 2018 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 1620 Views

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Second day of Almanac Online hacking trial focuses on FBI probe

During the second day of the federal trial of Ross M. Colby, who is charged with hacking Almanac Online, Palo Alto Online...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2018
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Atherton's Earth Day program serves up a Silicon Valley-style solution for climate change

Kate Bradshaw has a report out this week in the Almanac on the new and alarming findings on Sea Level Rise Vulnerability...

Original post made by ValerieG on Apr. 18, 2018
Last comment by ValerieG, on Apr 18, 2018 at 1:26 pm | 1 comment | 801 Views

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Portola Valley doctor adept with scalpel and chisel

For Portola Valley resident and notable plastic surgeon Dr. Burt Brent, the letters BG and AG -- in the manner of BC and...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Corey Anderson, on Mar 29, 2018 at 1:35 am | 4 comments | 7080 Views

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Election set for Woodside Elementary parcel tax

A ballot measure asking voters to approve a parcel tax identical to an existing tax that expires June 30 will go before voters...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2017
Last comment by , on Jul 30, 2017 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 4171 Views

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Police, FBI raid Menlo Park home

Police from Menlo Park and East Palo Alto, in the company of an FBI SWAT team, conducted a search of an occupied home in...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 20, 2017 at 7:15 pm | 3 comments | 2060 Views

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Disabled seating etiquette at the movies

This is for the woman who attended the 7:30 PM showing of LaLa Land at the Redwood City movie theatre with her disabled daughter...

Original post made by Companion Seat on Feb. 19, 2017
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Joint community effort to save Menlo's Guild Theater - Superbowl Sun., Feb 5 at Palo Alto Square Theater

Update on the petition in support of Menlo Park's Guild Theater The Palo Alto Square remains open because of hard work...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Feb. 3, 2017
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Star Trek Club

Hailing on all frequencies! How have you been celebrating the 50th anniversary of Star Trek this year? Would you like...

Original post made by Star Trek Club on Nov. 2, 2016
Last comment by Star Trek Club, on Nov 12, 2016 at 1:39 pm | 2 comments | 1175 Views

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Star Trek Club Meeting This Sunday

Hailing on all frequencies! This is a reminder that the Star Trek Club will meet at the Los Altos Library on November...

Original post made by Star Trek Club on Nov. 12, 2016
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Photos from Woodside Junior Rodeo

Here are photos from the Woodside Junior Rodeo, held Monday, July Fourth, at the Mounted Patrol Grounds on Kings Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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Benefiting local non-profits

The 36th annual Moonlight Run and Walk is Friday evening, October 2, wherever you are! Proceeds go to the Palo Alto Weekly Holiday Fund, benefiting local non-profits that serve families and children in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Join us under the light of the full Harvest Moon on a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon.

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