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"Restore the Arctic, Restore the Climate: Tue. May 21, 1:30-2:30 Little House Distinguished Lecture Series

In 2018 Carol Sontag, an RN at the Palo Alto Unified School District and volunteer at Ice911, accompanied researchers from...

Original post made by Judy A on May. 13, 2019
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"Ballerina's Tale" documentary film about African-American prima ballerina Misty Copeland: this Wed. Sept. 18 1pm

This engaging documentary will screen at Menlo Park's Little House Senior/Activity Center theater, just down the hall from...

Original post made by Judy A on Sep. 16, 2019
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Can you Trump this?

Can you Trump this? Whether you like President Trump or not, he made a comment today which will go down in history as one...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 22, 2020
Last comment by Cultists On The Loose Again, on Mar 22, 2020 at 7:51 pm | 8 comments | 269 Views


Fire Board to deny citizens the right to put items on its agenda

Fire Board, It has been proposed that this section of the Board policy Manual be removed in its entirety: Agenda...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Sep. 13, 2019
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Hillview's New Program

Willy Haug, Principal of Hillview Middle School, should be given some credit for a promising program. This year, Hillview...

Original post made by Teacher on Aug. 30, 2019
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Who removed the right turn lane at the start of Santa Cruz Ave?

Who is responsible for removing the right turn lane and creating traffic backups on Alameda de las Pulgas? Is this a MP decision?...

Original post made by new guy on Jul. 3, 2019
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Massage Parlor Use Permit Applied for at 1800 ECR

A use permit has been applied for at 1800 El Camino Real. I urge all neighbors to contact the planning commission and raise...

Original post made by Menlo Voter. on Feb. 27, 2020
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Shelter in Place - Essential Services

The spirit of this shelter in place order is we should socially distance from each other and stay at home. Yet, the order...

Original post made by Call Me Crazy on Mar. 18, 2020
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Mar 18, 2020 at 12:02 pm | 2 comments | 223 Views


Screening Wed. Sept. 25th of "Cinema Paradiso" to honor the Menlo Park Guild theater and its staff

Menlo Park's 90+ yr. old movie theater, the Guild, is closing Thurs. Sept. 26th to make way to a new Guild that will focus...

Original post made by Judy A on Sep. 24, 2019
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What happens when Atherton Town Council extends its "fiscal equity" scam to our schools?

The Atherton Town Council has for the last six years been conducting a so-called Municipal Services Review of the services...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Jan. 29, 2020
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A GREAT letter from the Mayor of Menlo Park

Dear Menlo Park Residents, The health and safety of all residents in Menlo Park is our highest priority. I know there...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 9, 2020
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Mar 10, 2020 at 5:00 pm | 2 comments | 175 Views


RV Vehicle for Menlo Park Police Dept - $0.5 Million !

Dear Fellow Citizens: Were you aware that the City of Menlo Park are to vote soon on a request to spend $478,886.50 on...

Original post made by DC McGlynn on Nov. 13, 2019
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thank you for dropping the paywall

It shows you care and are responsible to your readers. Thanks!...

Original post made by Leslie on Mar. 16, 2020
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Another excellent Covid 19 Letter from a local mayor- Atherton

From Rick DeGolia, Mayor of Atherton: Subject: Suggestions regarding the Coronavirus or COVID-19 The health and safety...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 10, 2020
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If I need to do something ...

“If I need to do something, I’ll do it,” Mr. Trump said on Thursday.  What is needed is a president who acknowledges...

Original post made by Ed Kyser on Mar. 13, 2020
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Call to Action

Many of us have organized and trained as part of our local Cert organization. Our political leaders are unfortunately...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 21, 2020
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In 'n Out Burgers

In 'n Out is the place to enjoy a vacation from responsible eating. FYI: There are unpublished items on the menu, if...

Original post made by on Nov. 16, 2006
Last comment by Mr. Man, on Dec 14, 2006 at 2:01 pm | 4 comments | 1 Views
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The 34th Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult and Teen categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 10, 2020. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

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