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Healthcare candidates join forces

Three candidates for the Sequoia Healthcare District Board of Directors election on November 4, 2014, met at the Canyon Roastery...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Aug. 15, 2014
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Aug 17, 2014 at 8:21 am | 1 comment | 1968 Views


Karen Peterson, a rock of the Woodside community

When Woodside resident and super-volunteer Karen Seiko Peterson attends her Woodside High School Class of 1964 reunion in...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Bill K., on Jun 17, 2017 at 9:00 am | 2 comments | 1968 Views


More Hit Pieces Against Chuck Bernstein from Bohannon

Well the third hit piece against Chuck Bernstein has been sent to the voters of Menlo Park. You can view it at ...

Original post made by morris brown on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Boohannon, on Oct 22, 2010 at 2:01 pm | 1 comment | 1965 Views


Dismal Voucher Results Surprise Researchers as DeVos Era Begins

Our local libertarian with the quest to use vouchers to hinder public education will not share the results of a CONSERVATIVE...

Original post made by Mack on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on Mar 3, 2017 at 5:11 pm | 22 comments | 1965 Views


How locals are fighting wildfires up north

Around you are smoking ruins, destruction at every point of the compass. Tall structures, blackened and weak, teeter and...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 8, 2015 at 5:41 pm | 1 comment | 1965 Views


Home sales for the week of Nov. 11

A complete list of home sales on the Midpeninsula, where Mountain View recorded the highest sale at $32,650,000 for a vacant...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1965 Views


Menlo fire board taking its show on the road

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District is moving governing board meetings around to different fire stations to make it more...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2020
Last comment by Times of meetings?, on Feb 28, 2020 at 6:11 pm | 1 comment | 1964 Views


NewsWeek: Trump's Conflicts of Interest in Saudi Arabia, Korea, Russia, India, Turkey and more

The detailed explanations take several pages - too long for most Trump followers to read and understand. Thus, they will...

Original post made by Raul on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Westbrook, on Sep 14, 2016 at 9:45 pm | 6 comments | 1964 Views


MP in the news?

Anyone know why a CBS5 news crew was interviewing councilman Cline outside his home early this evening?...

Original post made by Tristan on Jan. 18, 2011
Last comment by looking on, on Jan 19, 2011 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments | 1963 Views


Democrats keep House, state Legislature seats in local races

While tension surrounds the outcome of the presidential race, election results for local seats in the House of Representatives...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2020
Last comment by Walter, on Nov 8, 2020 at 2:13 pm | 8 comments | 1961 Views


Kepler's Bestsellers - Week Ending 10/16/2011

Hardcover Fiction 1 Marriage Plot - Jeffrey Eugenides 2 We the Animals - Justin Torres 3 REAMDE - Neal Stephenson 4 Outlaw...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Oct. 17, 2011
Last comment by , on Oct 17, 2011 at 11:52 pm | 1 comment | 1961 Views


Are contiguous parcels counted as one for MPCSD parcel taxes?

Many school districts which have levied parcel taxes on property owners have allowed "contiguous lots" to be counted as single...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Dec. 31, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jan 17, 2017 at 6:02 pm | 7 comments | 1959 Views


Bay Area homes sales hit 11-month low in February

Over the course of February in the Bay Area, 4,354 new and existing homes and condominiums were sold, up nearly 13 percent...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2019
Last comment by MARPA (make us recession proof again), on Apr 3, 2019 at 1:28 pm | 1 comment | 1959 Views


SamTrans Fraud Allegations not going away.

Tonight NBC 11 We Investigate at 11PM Looks like another employee has come forward, how many will it take?

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on May. 7, 2014
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on May 8, 2014 at 7:13 am | 1 comment | 1958 Views


Fergusson Brown Act violation decision due today 2/1/2011

The Post says the DA will release his report on the Brown Act violatin by Kelly Fergusson. Apparently Peter Carpenter was...

Original post made by old timer on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by None, on Feb 1, 2011 at 12:57 pm | 6 comments | 1956 Views


County Supervisor Horsley loves taxes!

Don Horsley has never seen a tax he didn't like. Today, it's the $300,000,000 MROSD Bond measure(AA). Don is a signatory...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on May. 6, 2014
Last comment by Salary, on May 6, 2014 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 1955 Views


Kepler's Bestsellers - Week Ending December 4, 2011

Hardcover Fiction 1 V Is for Vengeance Sue Grafton 2 House of Silk Anthony Horowitz 3 Sense of an Ending Julian Barnes 4 Night...

Original post made by Pam Grange on Dec. 5, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1954 Views


Gaylord's Site on El Camino

What's up with the Gaylord's site? Rumor has it that Infiniti Partners may have sold the property. The strange thing is that...

Original post made by Bob on Feb. 9, 2010
Last comment by concerned, on Feb 10, 2010 at 8:24 am | 1 comment | 1951 Views


Support Local Journalism

$5 a month to support local journalism - and I remember collecting 35 cents a month from voluntary subscribers for delivering...

Original post made by Bob on Jun. 28, 2011
There are no comments yet. 1951 Views


Portola Valley is ready to party this Saturday with annual picnic

Portola Valley will be continuing a long tradition on Saturday when the town comes together for its annual picnic. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1950 Views
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