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MENLO PARK

Fireworks display on spare the air dsy?

What's r with the lengthy fireworks that just ended? Sat June 30th 9:30 pm. Facebook? On a Spare the Air Day/...

Original post made by whatever on Jun. 30, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jul 1, 2018 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 575 Views

MENLO PARK

Facebook's neighborhood-blasting alarm system

Facebook has equipped its newest building with an extremely unpleasant feature: a booming alarm system that’s a combination...

Original post made by sie on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Practical Advice, on Jul 1, 2018 at 12:24 pm | 31 comments | 2501 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Menlo Park: Locals weigh in on Stanford housing options

In an unusual second round of public scrutiny, Stanford's expansion plans are getting another look. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Stanford is a "non-profit", on Jun 30, 2018 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 4705 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigrant detention centers 'a stain on America'

U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo met with immigrant mothers in a Texas detention facility this past weekend and said they were "filled...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2018
Last comment by November's Clorox, on Jun 30, 2018 at 7:27 am | 25 comments | 2653 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Confessions of a Bone Woman

Through the blue barn doors at the historic Jelich Ranch lies Portola Valley resident Cindie White's inner sanctum: a cathedral...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Robin Toews, on Jun 29, 2018 at 3:54 pm | 1 comment | 3000 Views

WOODSIDE

Saturday: Services for the Rev. Pius Horvath at the Woodside Priory

A viewing and Mass are set for 10 a.m. Saturday, June 30, at the Woodside Priory Chapel in Portola Valley to lay to rest...

Original post made on Jun. 29, 2018
Last comment by Kathleen and Annie, on Jun 29, 2018 at 2:50 pm | 1 comment | 2164 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tomorrow: Obama to visit Atherton for fundraiser

Former President Barack Obama will be in Atherton on Friday, June 29, for a fundraiser at the home of Liz Simons and Mark...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Jun 29, 2018 at 9:52 am | 8 comments | 3935 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Five arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal Facebook property

Menlo Park police arrested a group of three boys and two men Tuesday, June 26, at around 1:30 p.m. on suspicion of attempting...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by XYZ, on Jun 28, 2018 at 10:06 pm | 1 comment | 3929 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: New budget funds study pedestrian needs in Town Center

Along with the hiring of a second full-time motorcycle patrol officer to monitor traffic on Woodside's roads, the town's...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Driver, on Jun 28, 2018 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 1823 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Bidder begins due diligence ahead of Alpine Inn sale

One of three final bidders vying to buy the Alpine Inn burger joint and beer garden in Portola Valley has been given the...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by Danna, on Jun 28, 2018 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 6270 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Silicon Valley Community Foundation CEO out following workplace complaints

Reeling from a storm of complaints of workplace harassment, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation announced Wednesday morning...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 28, 2018 at 8:30 am | 1 comment | 2170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Changes coming to Ravenswood Avenue Caltrain crossing

Caltrain has announced that it plans to install $3.5 million in rail crossing safety improvements at 15 rail crossings along...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2018
Last comment by whatever, on Jun 27, 2018 at 11:27 pm | 4 comments | 3283 Views

SPORTS

Portola Valley: Public invited for coffee with assemblyman, mayor on Friday

The public is invited to bring questions and concerns to a coffee and a chat with Assemblyman Marc Berman and Portola Valley...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Eric Mills, on Jun 27, 2018 at 7:04 pm | 1 comment | 1828 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tonight: Stanford housing plans in the spotlight

Should Stanford build more housing in the coming years than it currently plans to? The public is invited to weigh in on that...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by johngslater, on Jun 27, 2018 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments | 3417 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park man pleads no contest to robbery charges

A Menlo Park man who attempted to steal prescription drugs from Walgreens and twice succeeded in doing so from CVS over the...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
There are no comments yet. 3327 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Tonight: Portola Valley votes on budget

At a cost of $12,000, a hot-water spigot and sink are going in near the Historic Schoolhouse at Portola Valley Town Center...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2018
Last comment by Great, but..., on Jun 27, 2018 at 12:31 pm | 2 comments | 1636 Views

MENLO PARK

Board wants more study on proposal for $40 million-plus fire station

Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman had asked the Menlo Park Fire Protection District's board to approve a budget, funding strategy...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jun 27, 2018 at 12:24 pm | 7 comments | 2086 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: If information is power, Menlo Park's main library is about to short-circuit

In an age where "information is power," 21st century public libraries can provide arsenals of invaluable resources for personal...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2018
Last comment by Lynne Bramlett, on Jun 27, 2018 at 11:04 am | 8 comments | 1332 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Commuters and weekend through traffic are making roads less safe, parents tell council

Traffic rerouting services for commuters threaten pedestrian safety in Woodside, particularly on roads used by children to...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Caleb, on Jun 25, 2018 at 10:26 pm | 41 comments | 4515 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton will redesign its civic center

Atherton will try to redesign its planned civic center to bring its cost down to about $41 million, after the lowest bid...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2018
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jun 25, 2018 at 8:01 pm | 8 comments | 3988 Views
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