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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Now Has A Tremendous Opportunity to Transform Its Downtown

UPDATE:(Feb 23, 2021) - Last night the Council unanimously agreed to extend the existing trial of Santa Cruz lane closures...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Mar. 4, 2021
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MENLO PARK

Thank you to the person who gave my husband's keys to CVS

I'd like to thank the kind person who found my husband's keys. They had a CVS tag on them so they were handed in at the Sharon...

Original post made by Angela Hey on Jul. 6, 2021
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MENLO PARK

An Aspirational New Vision for Downtown Menlo Park - Great Outdoor Dining, Public Art, Lively Community Plaza

This is a great time to reconsider what type of downtown our community would like to exist a year from now. The current official...

Original post made by Dana Hendrickson on Mar. 17, 2021
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OTHER TOPICS

Taking the pain out of pointe: How dancer, designer and author Kelly Schmutte found the secret to saving ballerinas' feet

Dancer and designer Kelly Schmutte was 11 years old when she finally got permission to go en pointe. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2022
Last comment by Alice Newton, on Jul 2, 2022 at 5:21 pm | 1 comment | 575 Views

MENLO PARK

Not so fast on availability of parking plazas

While the Parking Plazas downtown are operated by the City, ownership of the plazas is a checkerboard of lots for former...

Original post made by Use of Parking Plazas for Housin on Jan. 10, 2022
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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park District 4 Council Seat

MENLO PARK DISTRICT 4 SEAT ON MP COUNCIL Never again do I want to decide between two friends competing in one MP district...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Sep. 13, 2022
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 14, 2022 at 6:31 pm | 4 comments | 542 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo-Atherton Leo Club at Encinal Family Science Night

The Menlo-Atherton Leo Club led a hands-on experiment for about 60 students at Encinal Elementary School for their Family...

Original post made by M-A Leo Club on May. 11, 2022
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MENLO PARK

Ugly Empty Storefronts Hurt Downtown Menlo Park. Temporary Art Installations Would Make A Huge Difference

My purpose in writing this post is to ask Menlo Park residents to email their district city council members and tell them...

Original post made by Dana Hendrickson on May. 12, 2021
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AROUND TOWN

Menlo-Atherton Leo Club Veterans Giving Tree

The Menlo-Atherton Leo Club proudly delivered gifts for over 30 Veterans in the Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP)...

Original post made by M-A Leo Club on Mar. 26, 2022
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AROUND TOWN

Menlo-Atherton Leo Club Veterans Giving Tree

The Menlo-Atherton Leo Club proudly delivered gifts for over 30 Veterans in the Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program (HVRP)...

Original post made by M-A Leo Club on Apr. 3, 2022
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MENLO PARK

Why I Voted No on Measure V

Why I voted NO on Measure V By John Pimentel Menlo Park’s Measure V is unfortunate and unnecessary. Unfortunate because...

Original post made by John Pimentel on Oct. 28, 2022
Last comment by Tim Yaeger, on Nov 7, 2022 at 5:06 pm | 2 comments | 494 Views

MENLO PARK

New nonprofit aims to bring more public art to downtown Menlo Park

"If you build it, they will come" is rarely applied to art, but it's a key part of the philosophy of Elevate Art Menlo Park,...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Jan. 31, 2022
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

PSA: make right-hand turns from the right-most lane. It's the law.

Background: Today, I was taking my child to Encinal Elementary school in the morning. As part of my drive, I take Middlefield,...

Original post made by Scott on May. 24, 2022
Last comment by pogo, on May 26, 2022 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 466 Views

MENLO PARK

City Residents Create Elevate Art Menlo Park

Three residents have announced Elevate Art Menlo Park, a new local nonprofit that brings engaging contemporary art to public...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Mar. 15, 2022
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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Community Police Academy

Once again the City of Menlo Park Police is sponsoring their "Community Police Academy". I took this program several...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Aug. 29, 2022
There are no comments yet. 393 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

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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