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Read the full story here posted Monday, July 2, 2012, 11:56 AM...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2012
Last comment by jake Pirman, on Jul 2, 2012 at 9:27 pm | 2 comments | 1949 Views


Time to elect a new Council

The candidates for the Council election in Nov have now been listed and their ballot statements can be read at: Look...

Original post made by we need a new council on Aug. 23, 2014
Last comment by Jym Clendenin, on Aug 25, 2014 at 6:05 pm | 19 comments | 1948 Views


As statewide tensions continue, East Palo Alto school district eyes charter school moratorium

The Ravenswood City School District Board of Education could become the latest public agency to lend its voice to the divisive...

Original post made on May. 23, 2019
Last comment by Anne DeCarli, on May 23, 2019 at 5:33 pm | 4 comments | 1948 Views


Holiday Fund: A new start for a family in crisis

<B><I>By Jessica Harders, manager of individual giving at StarVista.</I></B> Read the full story here

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Janis Baron, on Nov 30, 2017 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 1946 Views


Menlo fire staff wants aerial maps of district

Menlo Park fire officials have an interest in mapping areas vulnerable to burning in the fire district. Technologies for...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by MAC, on Nov 13, 2018 at 4:23 am | 1 comment | 1944 Views


CIA report on Russian hacking of election - bipartisan calls for investigation

The one guy who doesn't agree? The same guy who turns down intelligence briefings - trump. From today: TRUMP: "I don’t...

Original post made by Intelligence Plaza on Dec. 11, 2016
Last comment by why?, on Dec 20, 2016 at 1:56 am | 44 comments | 1942 Views


Sequoia Healthcare District on Youtube

On Feb. 24, 2016, the Sequoia Healthcare District uploaded a video to YouTube entitled: "5th graders choreograph and dance...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 8, 2016
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Mar 11, 2016 at 3:02 pm | 38 comments | 1940 Views


Wednesday: Portola Valley school board to decide how to fill vacancy

How to fill a vacancy on the Portola Valley School District's governing board will be on the agenda when the board meets...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Neighbor, on Nov 14, 2017 at 5:52 pm | 1 comment | 1940 Views


Panthers get the better of Tigers in girls hoops event

Ila Lane recorded her third consecutive double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds and the Priory girls basketball team...

Original post made on Dec. 26, 2017
Last comment by Amy, on Dec 26, 2017 at 12:22 pm | 1 comment | 1939 Views


Does Portola Valley need real bike lanes?

A lone bicyclist is seen pedaling along a rural suburban road. He approaches a stop sign after a long gradual climb, pauses...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2011
Last comment by Editor, on Jul 1, 2011 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 1938 Views


Atherton council set to sign contract for Menlo Park fire district review

A $49,500 contract to examine the Menlo Park Fire Protection District's finances, and look at other ways Atherton might get...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Linda Craig, on Apr 19, 2017 at 12:43 pm | 3 comments | 1937 Views


Gorsuch Vote

Fact: The last 4 votes for a Supreme Court justice nominated by a Democrat President were approved in a bi-partisan vote,...

Original post made by SCOTUS Fan on Mar. 29, 2017
Last comment by pogo, on Apr 10, 2017 at 7:57 pm | 46 comments | 1937 Views


FTC investigating Facebook for alleged privacy violations against users

The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Facebook Inc. for alleged privacy violations that may have affected millions...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2018
Last comment by Citizen, on Mar 27, 2018 at 9:53 am | 2 comments | 1936 Views


Republican Party O=Projected to Win Louisiana Senate Seat

Bill Cassidy has opened up a 16.1 percent lead over Mary Landrieu in a poll conducted by Magellan Strategies. While internal...

Original post made by Republican in Enemy Territory on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by pogo, on Nov 15, 2014 at 8:13 pm | 6 comments | 1936 Views


Letter: A vote for Cecilia Taylor

I'm writing in support of the Almanac's endorsement of newcomer Cecilia Taylor for one of the two open positions on the Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Karen Grove, on Nov 4, 2016 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 1935 Views


Woodside Election 2015: Anonymous campaign blossoms for District 3 council seat

A brief, vigorous — and largely anonymous — get-out-the-vote effort is underway in Woodside on behalf of businessman...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2015
Last comment by Et Alia, on Nov 1, 2015 at 8:04 am | 3 comments | 1935 Views


Transparency with Union Negotiations

Around 6 people showed up at 5:30pm this evening before a special meeting that was held with the new council to discuss aspects...

Original post made by Mary Gilles on Dec. 14, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 15, 2010 at 6:11 am | 2 comments | 1934 Views


Brian Williams out; Bill O'Rielly to follow "Yet for years, O'Reilly has recounted...

Original post made by Fact checker on Feb. 20, 2015
Last comment by Hank, on Feb 25, 2015 at 9:33 am | 8 comments | 1934 Views


What happens when reasonable developments are turned down

From today's SJ Mercury News: "Mercury News Editorial Posted: 05/31/2013 03:00:00 PM PDT Updated: 06/02/2013 05:51:21...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jun. 3, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1934 Views


Papin will not return to coach M-A football next year

Steve Papin has been let go as Menlo-Atherton football coach. M-A went 7-4 this past season in Papin’s one year as head...

Original post made on Dec. 17, 2019
Last comment by Coach T, on Dec 17, 2019 at 7:05 am | 1 comment | 1934 Views
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