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GOP NATIONAL platform draft declares pornography 'public health crisis'

7,239 people killed by porn this year already. Whoops - 7,239 people killed by GUNS this year already. Yet the GOP...

Original post made by Louis on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Kitchen table, on Jul 13, 2016 at 7:41 am | 3 comments | 1641 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire Board to conduct its monthly meetings at each of its seven Fire Stations to promote a new community focused outreach effort!

Fire Board to conduct its monthly meetings at each of its seven Fire Stations to promote a new community focused outreach...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Feb. 9, 2020
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

MPCSD Parent Education Presents: From Control to Connection

From Control to Connection by Kiran Gaind, Modern Parent Coach @ The Connected Family: Raising Great Parents. Learn basic...

Original post made by Menlo Park City School District on Jan. 13, 2016
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Americans clearly see source of decisiveness & hate - Trump

False equivalent in a nutshell. Media: They BOTH do it! New Quinnipiac Poll: 61% say this election has increased...

Original post made by Bruce on Jul. 12, 2016
Last comment by Ashley, on Jul 17, 2016 at 5:36 pm | 4 comments | 1639 Views

AROUND TOWN

Today Marks 146th Anniversary of the First African American Elected to Congree

146 years ago today Joseph Rainey, became the first African American elected to Congress. Joseph Rainey was born into slavery....

Original post made by Historian on Dec. 12, 2016
Last comment by Toy C, on Dec 12, 2016 at 5:35 pm | 1 comment | 1639 Views

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SB-1234 Retirement savings plans approved by Governor

I received this from AARP: Dear John, Thank you for making your voice heard at the State Capitol! In no small part due...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Oct. 26, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1637 Views

MENLO PARK

High Speed Rail: California’s Attack on Rule of Law

See: http://www.newgeography.com/content/005417-california-s-attack-rule-law...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on Oct 14, 2016 at 11:30 am | 1 comment | 1636 Views

AROUND TOWN

An example of why poorly worded zoning changes can backfire

Imagine that there are 5 two acre adjacent parcels in a zone that has a FAR of 1.0 and set backs of 30 ft. and there is a...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Oct. 13, 2014
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AROUND TOWN

It CAN happen here - so sad

In today's New York Times Roger Cohen writes: "Speaking of Latinos, here’s what happened the other day to Veronica Zuleta,...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Oct. 15, 2016
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MENLO PARK

Council boondoggles?

Why are councilmembers Cline and Keith going on trips (Ireland and China, respectively) to other countries on city business?...

Original post made by accountability? on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by I wish, on May 4, 2016 at 6:51 pm | 6 comments | 1635 Views

MENLO PARK

District Attorney assigns investigator on Measure M election

The Daily Post has an article in today's edition (11-21-2014) Page 4, that an inspector has been assigned to probe the Measure...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Nov. 21, 2014
Last comment by any new information, on Nov 30, 2014 at 5:13 pm | 1 comment | 1634 Views

MENLO PARK

Today the Sun will be above the Horizon in Menlo Park for Greater than 12 Hours

Today Menlo Park will have 12 hours and 1 minute of daylight. Sunrise at 0717 PDT and sunset at 1918 PDT. It is also the...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Mar. 17, 2015
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Mar 17, 2015 at 1:39 pm | 3 comments | 1631 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park fastest growing City in Bay Area, second fastest growing City in the State

/www.mercurynews.com/2017/05/01/as-california-grows-menlo-park-and-other-bay-area-cities-see-population-boom/amp/ Per...

Original post made by News Addict on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 2, 2017 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 1626 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Webb Ranch on lockdown after virus outbreak sickens dozens of horses

For more than a month, Webb Ranch in Portola Valley has been dealing with its own pandemic lockdown due to an outbreak of...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2022
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AROUND TOWN

Newcastle disease sidelines this year's Tour De Coop

Since 2012, locals have biked around Silicon Valley every fall to get a peek inside residents' backyard chicken coops. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2019
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AROUND TOWN

SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age

MPCSD Parent Education Presents, "SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age" Movie screening followed by conversation...

Original post made by MPCSD Parent Education on Oct. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1625 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Are gas prices going up in Menlo Park since the election?

Very few folks are rooting for higher gas prices. One of them is Vladimir Putin, trying to rescue his failing economy. Putin...

Original post made by SVK on Feb. 10, 2017
Last comment by El Camino, on Feb 13, 2017 at 1:56 pm | 2 comments | 1624 Views

AROUND TOWN

State Sen. Josh Becker to speak at 'No on Recall' rally Saturday

California State Sen. Josh Becker, D-Menlo Park, and other Peninsula elected officials will speak at a noon rally in East...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2021
Last comment by Janice Selznick, on Aug 28, 2021 at 12:05 pm | 1 comment | 1623 Views

MENLO PARK

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
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MENLO PARK

LWV Candidate forum turnout dreadful

The League of Women Voters had its usual Menlo Park candidate forum last evening, and despite what one would expect with...

Original post made by I_was_there on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by interested, on Oct 10, 2014 at 10:27 am | 3 comments | 1620 Views
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