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Sequoia district selects Darnise R. Williams as superintendent finalist

Sequoia Union High School District officials announced Tuesday that they have selected Darnise R. Williams as their new superintendent....

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2021
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Santa Clara, San Mateo counties halt use of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

A rare side effect from the one-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine has caused health leaders in Santa Clara and San...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2021
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on Apr 14, 2021 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 3429 Views

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Hundreds march against anti-Asian hate in Mountain View rally

Around 500 Bay Area residents gathered in Mountain View on Sunday to rally against the recent uptick in crimes and discrimination...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
Last comment by , on Apr 13, 2021 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 2569 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: Rise in youth suicide needs joint effort from educators, health providers

In an op-ed, the California School-Based Health Alliance executive director advocates for the passage of AB 563, introduced...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
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FICTION

Vaccine passports in California? Answers to your questions

California has no plans to administer a passport. But the state is sending mixed messages to businesses about the need to...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
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MOVIES

Stanford University plans to resume in-person learning this fall

Stanford University is expected to bring back in-person learning at its campus this fall, but whether students will face...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Human remains found in the Skylonda/Woodside area

The remains of an as-yet-unidentified person were found on Monday at about 9 a.m. in the Skylonda/Woodside area near Kebet...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2021
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MENLO PARK

Woodside teens participate in Moderna vaccine trial

Three Woodside teens piled into their mom's car for a seven-hour drive with a special purpose -- to be among 3,000 participating...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2021
Last comment by MC, on Apr 12, 2021 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 3481 Views

MENLO PARK

East Palo Alto leaders weigh traffic concerns, job training opportunities for major proposed office development

Early plans for a massive, 918,000-square-foot development of four office buildings in East Palo Alto appeared to be welcomed...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2021
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MENLO PARK

Three rapes reported on Stanford University campus

Stanford University Department of Public Safety is investigating reports of three rapes on the campus over a three-week period...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2021
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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council takes steps toward 2030 climate goals

Last July, the Menlo Park City Council approved an ambitious new goal for the city: to go carbon neutral by 2030. On Tuesday,...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
Last comment by Rvengosh, on Apr 9, 2021 at 11:44 pm | 2 comments | 3243 Views

MENLO PARK

Resident group sues city over planned Sharon Road sidewalks

A group of residents called Save our Menlo Park Neighborhoods has filed a lawsuit over a recent City Council decision to...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
Last comment by Nikki Stitt Sokol, on Apr 9, 2021 at 9:29 pm | 1 comment | 1074 Views

MENLO PARK

The end of an era: Ann's Coffee Shop to close

After 75 years, Ann's Coffee Shop, known for its 1950s atmosphere, bottomless carafes of coffee and homemade soups and pies,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2021
Last comment by gina, on Apr 9, 2021 at 8:37 pm | 10 comments | 8871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Facebook to host Menlo Park COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Saturday

Starting Saturday, Facebook will convert part of its Menlo Park headquarters into a vaccination clinic for eligible residents...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 9, 2021 at 4:41 pm | 2 comments | 4380 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Community briefs: Atherton e-waste event; Portola Valley historical webinar; Atherton recruiting for committees

In this week's community briefs, Atherton to house e-waste event, Portola Valley roadhouses webinar is this Sunday, a Portola...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Wristbands, partitions and health surveys as high schools reopen

Students and teachers streamed into high school classrooms in Menlo Park, Woodside and Atherton on Monday, for the first...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2021
Last comment by pvrez, on Apr 9, 2021 at 9:21 am | 1 comment | 3166 Views

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San Mateo County Office of Education updates guidance for schools

The San Mateo County Office of Education on Tuesday released updated guidance for county schools on physical distancing,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2021
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Health leaders encourage residents to seek COVID-19 vaccination appointments despite short supply

In a continued race to stay one step ahead of the mutating coronavirus, health officials in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2021
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Obituaries: Max A. Capestany, Robert Lesh Baldwin

This week in obituaries, read about the lives of Max A. Capestany, 87, and Robert Lesh "Buzz" Baldwin, 93. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2021
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Is California blowing it on unemployment reform?

The state went deep into debt to keep jobless benefits flowing during the pandemic. And if it doesn't fix its $48 billion...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2021
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