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Menlo Park: 104 new apartments units near Facebook up for lease

A total of 104 new apartment units are now available for lease at a recently built complex near Facebook in Menlo Park,...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2016
Last comment by Roy, on Nov 3, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 5 comments | 1153 Views


City manager awaits contract renewal

The May 27th Almanac (page 5) has the following article ---------------- Almanac page 5 -- May 27 2015 City manager...

Original post made by Need New City Manager on May. 27, 2015
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School district downsizing--Facing up to declining enrollment

Declining enrollment provides school districts with an opportunity to put their finances in order without going to the taxpayers...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by Yet More Of The Same Nonsense, on Feb 21, 2018 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1152 Views


Act!vated Story Theatre

The national touring theatrical troupe Act!vated Story Theatre will return to its Bay Area roots in March to “Act!vate”...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Mar. 5, 2015
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shine a light on Grade separation

I see a discussion elsewhere that really deserves a light to be shined brightly on it. A study about Ravenswood grade separation...

Original post made by confused and concerned on May. 7, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on May 7, 2016 at 7:34 pm | 1 comment | 1150 Views


Forbes: Trump cheated at all levels in paying taxes

A billion dollar paper loss avoids taxes for 20 years, but why not cheat at the local level also? Forbes: "Trump would...

Original post made by section 516 scandal on Oct. 4, 2016
Last comment by Lunchtime News, on Oct 6, 2016 at 2:38 pm | 5 comments | 1148 Views


Menlo Park council to consider mandate on safe gun storage

Menlo Park Vice Mayor Drew Combs has proposed that the City Council consider an ordinance requiring all community residents...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2020
Last comment by gun fantasies from men, on Feb 6, 2020 at 6:34 am | 7 comments | 1147 Views


To all, a good knight

Armand Neukermans is a brilliant scientist, prolific inventor, successful entrepreneur, dedicated philanthropist and passionate...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2019
Last comment by Annie Nunan, on Apr 29, 2019 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 1147 Views


Almanac endorses No on Measure M

Thank you to the Almanac editorial staff for the thorough and thoughtful analysis of Measure M. "...the key question...

Original post made by Skip Hilton on Oct. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1145 Views


Development and more housing = more clogging traffic

Like the discussion of the Facebook development, traffic jams on Marsh road and around the Dumbarton Road area, the same...

Original post made by gunste on Sep. 8, 2014
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Atherton Town Council being asked to waste public funds

14 April 2017 Dear Town Council Members, Please do not spend $49,500 of the Town of Atherton’s limited tax revenues...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Apr. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1144 Views


Rally For Gun Reform - March 24 Redwood City

Please join us! A student-led rally will be taking place on March 24, 2018, at Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood...

Original post made by E. Kratzer on Mar. 22, 2018
Last comment by teen in the 60s, on Mar 22, 2018 at 7:41 pm | 1 comment | 1143 Views


Measure M is a Trojan Horse that will allow anybody to stop anything

Why did Save Menlo produce Measure M? Two years ago Save Menlo made an impassioned plea to Stanford to change its proposed...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Aug. 27, 2014
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Aug 27, 2014 at 7:33 pm | 1 comment | 1142 Views


Civic center cost-cutting on Atherton council agenda

Atherton's City Council will work on the difficult task of trying to figure out how to reduce the costs of its planned new...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2018
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 14, 2018 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 1142 Views


Surf Air: New flight path will avoid Midpeninsula

Surf Air representatives say they have identified an alternative flight path that would put their planes, and the noise...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2016
Last comment by musical, on Apr 27, 2016 at 9:06 pm | 7 comments | 1139 Views


Menlo Park releases March 5, 2015 W Trans El Camino Real Corridor Study Report- Please take City Survey

Menlo Park has posted its consultant’s W-Trans March 5, 2014 154 page report analyzing current ECR conditions and three...

Original post made by George C. Fisher on Mar. 6, 2015
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First Block of Woodland Closed On Two Sides

Why is the first block of Woodland Ave closed? The police have it blocked off and it looks like maybe there's some doper...

Original post made by Hmmm on Sep. 1, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm, on Sep 1, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 1137 Views


Drought and well water

I would like to see our municipal water agencies doing more to educate the public on the effects of using well water to irrigate...

Original post made by Triona on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Oct 14, 2015 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 1135 Views


Any news on bicycle/car incident

Yesterday on my way over to Safeway in Menlo Park there was an accident in the road at El Camino about a block south of Safeway...

Original post made by ConcernedCitizen on Apr. 3, 2016
Last comment by Kate Bradshaw - Almanac Reporter, on Apr 4, 2016 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 1134 Views


Where Should We Bury Grandma (Carriage House)

Sadly, there comes a time for many of us to decide where to bury a loved one. This may also hold true for properties we have...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Apr. 16, 2016
Last comment by Jim Lewis, on Apr 22, 2016 at 7:05 pm | 3 comments | 1133 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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