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MENLO PARK

Developer proposes Menlo Park's largest affordable housing project

A proposal by a nonprofit housing developer to build what could be the largest affordable housing project in Menlo Park history...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2017
Last comment by Kindness matters, on Jun 22, 2017 at 8:58 pm | 8 comments | 2659 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Pig-scramble protesters have place to demonstrate without trespass

People wanting to protest the July Fourth Junior Rodeo pig scramble in Woodside now have a place to demonstrate without fear...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Member, on Jun 22, 2017 at 3:05 pm | 4 comments | 1704 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park school district administrator wins state award

Ginny Maiwald, the Menlo Park City School District's director of student services, has won the California Special Education...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
Last comment by previous MPCSD staff, on Jun 22, 2017 at 2:51 am | 3 comments | 3446 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local co-hosts pilot for new travel show airing Saturday

Christine Williams, who grew up in Atherton and graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School in 2005, co-hosts a new travel...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Gigi, on Jun 21, 2017 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 2422 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside girl loses battle with brain cancer

Nine-year-old Zamora Moon Martinez-Lusinchi, who played the violin, loved art, and enjoyed pretending to be a fairy, died...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by David, on Jun 21, 2017 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 4146 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Many prefer tunnel under tracks at Middle Avenue

At a recent community meeting held to discuss a bike and pedestrian crossing of the railroad tracks at Middle Avenue in Menlo...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by MPer, on Jun 21, 2017 at 12:59 pm | 12 comments | 1610 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Transparency proposal has potential for good public policy

Trust in government shouldn't be blind. Although one doesn't have to be a cynical anti-government flamethrower who sees a...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Gossip?, on Jun 20, 2017 at 11:25 pm | 16 comments | 1376 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park's Tim Sheeper beats ultra triathlon across Hawaiian islands

Swim 2.4 miles. Cycle 112 miles. Then run a marathon. Now quintuple that over five days on five Hawaiian islands, and you...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by Mary Jasek, on Jun 20, 2017 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 1064 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Police calls: Menlo Park, Woodside, Portola Valley, Atherton

This information is based on reports from the Menlo Park and Atherton police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
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MENLO PARK

Tonight: Stanford proposal for Menlo Park office building reviewed

A proposal by Stanford University to build a two-story, 40,000-square-foot office building at 2131 Sand Hill Road and annex...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by Janet, on Jun 19, 2017 at 3:09 pm | 2 comments | 1749 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: What's ahead for Bedwell Bayfront Park?

Menlo Park has begun a process to develop a 25-year "master plan" for the city's largest park, 160-acre Bedwell Bayfront...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by MP Resident, on Jun 19, 2017 at 10:12 am | 26 comments | 2857 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Affordable housing complex for seniors holds grand opening

A grand opening was held June 15 to celebrate the completion of 90 new apartments for seniors at a development called Sequoia...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by Aisha, on Jun 19, 2017 at 12:02 am | 1 comment | 2049 Views

OTHER TOPICS

When Lyme disease becomes a nightmare

Sherry Cagan of Portola Valley says she nearly died when she ended up in the emergency room with the systemic MRSA staph...

Original post made on May. 5, 2012
Last comment by StephKN, on Jun 18, 2017 at 8:13 pm | 5 comments | 9884 Views

WOODSIDE

Karen Peterson, a rock of the Woodside community

When Woodside resident and super-volunteer Karen Seiko Peterson attends her Woodside High School Class of 1964 reunion in...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Bill K., on Jun 17, 2017 at 9:00 am | 2 comments | 419 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: A new site for pig-scramble protest?

Woodside Town Hall is working with the Sheriff's Office to arrange a public-space gathering spot near the Mounted Patrol...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by pearl, on Jun 17, 2017 at 7:21 am | 17 comments | 2169 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park restaurateur offers local housing to workers

One Menlo Park restaurant owner is trying a new tactic to help address the Silicon Valley restaurant worker shortage, due...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 16, 2017 at 9:27 pm | 8 comments | 3496 Views

AROUND TOWN

West Menlo Park: Country Corner deli owner Bob Wehab dies

A recitation of the rosary is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 13, in San Francisco for Bishara (Bob) Dahood Wehab, the longtime...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Barbara , on Jun 16, 2017 at 5:45 pm | 12 comments | 4440 Views

MENLO PARK

Affordable housing: County plans to spend $44 million over two years

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to spend more than a quarter of the $160 million from the Measure...

Original post made on May. 19, 2017
Last comment by Joan, on Jun 16, 2017 at 3:12 pm | 7 comments | 1560 Views

AROUND TOWN

Saturday: Surf Air opponents plan airport protest

Opponents of Surf Air's noisy turboprop commuter planes plan a protest on Saturday, June 17, at the San Carlos Airport. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Barbara Wood, on Jun 16, 2017 at 2:48 pm | 9 comments | 2279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: 110-foot redwood is spared the ax, for now

A contentious debate is pitting tree experts against each other over the fate of a 110-foot-tall redwood tree in a Willows...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by hiistory guy, on Jun 16, 2017 at 1:47 pm | 15 comments | 2362 Views
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