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ATHERTON

Atherton: Semitruck driver suffers moderate injuries in crash

A semitruck driver was transported to the hospital with moderate injuries on Monday morning (June 10) following a three-vehicle...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Steve_J, on Jun 11, 2019 at 2:27 pm | 1 comment | 1799 Views

OTHER TOPICS

To all, a good knight

Brilliant scientist. Prolific inventor. Entrepreneur and philanthropist. Armand Neukermans of Portola Valley is all of these...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Jun 10, 2019 at 10:31 pm | 3 comments | 1905 Views

MENLO PARK

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 | 1518 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jason's Cafe, a Menlo Park diner, shutters following ADA suits

Jason's Cafe, which had been in operation in Menlo Park for 11 years, closed May 1, according to Jason Kwan, the cafe's...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by owner's issue, on Jun 8, 2019 at 5:13 pm | 111 comments | 7451 Views

MENLO PARK

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 | 1169 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park school district conducts survey to help it plan for future

The Menlo Park City School District is conducting its annual community survey. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2019/06/06/menlo-park-school-district-condu...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2019
Last comment by How much?, on Jun 8, 2019 at 6:05 am | 1 comment | 1008 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton resident, Warriors investor Mark Stevens receives one-year ban from NBA games after pushing player

Atherton resident and Golden State Warriors minority investor Mark Stevens has been fined $500,000 and barred from attending...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Thoughtful, on Jun 7, 2019 at 9:22 pm | 5 comments | 2518 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park sports trainer charged in sexual assault case involving teenage girl

Tristan Arfi of Redwood City, owner of the Boxing Theory Gym in Menlo Park, is facing arraignment next week on sexual assault...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by disgusting, on Jun 7, 2019 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1830 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Commuter bus burns, ignites grass fire near Alpine Road

Crews from five fire agencies responded to a bus fire and two grass fires that were ignited by the commuter bus, which caught...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
Last comment by Darwin, on Jun 5, 2019 at 7:34 pm | 2 comments | 3414 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park boxing gym owner arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting teen girl

The owner of a boxing gym in Menlo Park has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a teenage girl he trained,...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo fire district, Coast Guard adopt safety plan for drones and aircraft

A new plan is in place for firefighters' search and rescue drones and U.S. Coast Guard helicopters to share the skies over...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jun 4, 2019 at 8:02 pm | 3 comments | 1035 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside commission to review new proposals for the Glens

Some proposed rules to expand options to residents of the Glens neighborhood to improve their homes will be the subject of...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 4, 2019 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 810 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Man involved in hit-and-run that killed a Menlo Park 6-year-old sentenced to prison

Shannon Steven Fox, 33, has pleaded no contest to vehicular manslaughter and admitted to fleeing the scene after a November...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2019
Last comment by Michael, on Jun 4, 2019 at 11:15 am | 4 comments | 2484 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley winery seeks tasting room permit

The economics of the wine business and preserving open space are a couple of key considerations facing Neely Wine and the...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by Idea, on Jun 2, 2019 at 9:33 am | 14 comments | 1089 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girl power: How 12 fourth-grade basketball players banded together for equal rim heights

Tucked away behind a partition in Arrillaga Family Recreation Center in Menlo Park, fourth-grade girls played basketball...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2019
Last comment by Phi Slamma Jamma, on Jun 2, 2019 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 1967 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley winery seeks tasting room permit

The economics of the wine business and preserving open space are a couple of key considerations facing Neely Wine and the...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Housing advocate, on Jun 1, 2019 at 11:47 pm | 4 comments | 1849 Views

MENLO PARK

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 | 1176 Views

WOODSIDE

Precautionary power shutdowns loom again this fire season, PG&E warns

With wildfire season approaching, PG&E is again warning customers, particularly in wooded, high-fire-risk areas like Woodside...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 31, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 1248 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Child drowns in Atherton pool accident

A 3-year-old girl drowned on Thursday in the backyard swimming pool of an Atherton home during a party, town officials have...

Original post made on May. 30, 2019
Last comment by Kaleb Hum, on May 30, 2019 at 10:46 pm | 5 comments | 5732 Views

MENLO PARK

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 | 1961 Views
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