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Atherton: How can town cut cost of civic center?

Should Atherton save money by building only a new police headquarters while deferring the building of its other offices and...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2018
Last comment by The Answer is Quite Clear, on Sep 7, 2018 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments | 826 Views


MPCSD Parent Education announces Winter/Spring Lineup

Welcome to the Winter/Spring Season of Menlo Park City School District Parent Education. We have four great events lined...

Original post made by MPCSD Parent Education on Jan. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 825 Views


Is It Time for an Atherton Referendum ?

The issue of spending up to $50,000 for yet another consultant's report is one report too many. The Atherton City Council...

Original post made by Observer on Oct. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 825 Views


Video on the History of Prop 13

The New York Times has produced a video on the history of Prop 13. It can be viewed at: The...

Original post made by MORRIS BROWN on Oct. 25, 2016
Last comment by Commercial WALL, on Oct 25, 2016 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 822 Views


Police Calls

<I>This information is based on reports from the Menlo Park and Atherton police departments. Under the law, people charged...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2018
Last comment by Laughing, on Sep 18, 2018 at 6:25 pm | 1 comment | 821 Views


Sheriff wants to continue efforts to help county's at-risk populations

San Mateo County Sheriff Carlos G. Bolanos is running in the June 5 primary election to be elected to the office to which...

Original post made on May. 8, 2018
Last comment by Honestly, on May 8, 2018 at 2:29 pm | 2 comments | 819 Views


Trump violates more laws - does business with Iranian bank

"Donald Trump’s ... rented New York office space from 1998 to 2003 to an Iranian bank that U.S. authorities have linked...

Original post made by section 516 scandal on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by TS Elliott , on Oct 8, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 818 Views


The "Rolling Stone" rape story finally gets some closure

When "Almanac" blogger Jessica T. posted on her archived "10 to Twins" blog the story titled "Don't fund the Rape Culture...

Original post made by I didn\'t know that on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Mot time, on Nov 4, 2016 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 816 Views


Save the Date for a Belle Haven Community Outreach Discussion by the Fire District

Save the Date for a Belle Haven Community Outreach Discussion by the Fire District on April 29 at 10 AM at Station 77 at...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Apr. 7, 2017
There are no comments yet. 813 Views


New Menlo Park budget dedicates $23.9M in new funds for capital improvements

The city of Menlo Park on May 17 revealed a new draft budget, laying out a $171.9 spending plan, $23.9 million of which represents...

Original post made on May. 29, 2019
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 30, 2019 at 7:02 pm | 8 comments | 810 Views


Is the BBC finally open?!

Drove by the BBC tonight and saw the lights on and people inside! Is it finally open? Perhaps a private soft launch? Can't...

Original post made by Aaron M on Dec. 21, 2016
There are no comments yet. 805 Views


Facebook expanding to SF !!

Now we hear rumors that Facebook will also expand to offices in SF. Good,...

Original post made by old timers on Jul. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 803 Views


Wine Walk this Saturday

The fifth "Wine Walk" fundraiser for the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation will be held on Saturday, June 2, from...

Original post made on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by resident, on May 30, 2018 at 11:49 am | 2 comments | 799 Views


Judge Throws Out San Mateo DA’s Charges Against San Mateo Deputy Sheriff Juan Lopez

Remember that big press conference San Mateo District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe held with Sheriff Munks to announce that...

Original post made by No Surprise on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Agreed, on Dec 3, 2017 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 798 Views


Joint community effort to save Menlo's Guild Theater - Superbowl Sun., Feb 5 at Palo Alto Square Theater

Update on the petition in support of Menlo Park's Guild Theater The Palo Alto Square remains open because of hard work...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Feb. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 797 Views


'Dumbo' takes flight under Tim Burton

"Dumbo" is a strange beast, indeed. I don't mean the character of an elephant born with ears so big he can flap them and...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2019
Last comment by watcher, on Mar 29, 2019 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 796 Views


What is the purpose of the pop up parks again?

To date I've seen remnants of two broken (plastic) chairs strewn about, lots of garbage, one homeless person completely passed...

Original post made by MenloRes on Jul. 14, 2016
Last comment by Town involvement vs uninvolved , on Jul 14, 2016 at 9:06 am | 1 comment | 794 Views


Two former SHP Gators help USA beat Chile in Women's World Cup

Carli Lloyd and Julie Ertz each finished off headers into the back of the net off corner kicks and the U.S. women's soccer...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2019
There are no comments yet. 792 Views


Deputy Sheriff Association President D.J. Wozniak critical of Supervisors and Concerned Citizens.

February 11, 2019 6:00-9:30 PM at the 400 County Center Building The Board of Supervisors are hosting a Committee on Tasers...

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Feb. 8, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Mar 3, 2019 at 10:59 am | 28 comments | 791 Views


The mischief being done by the Atherton Town Council

The Atherton Town Council has spent $50,000 of our hard-earned tax dollars to figure out how to enrich the Town’s coffers...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on May. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 787 Views
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