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MENLO PARK

Police: Man brandishes firearm while stuck in Willows traffic

Menlo Park police arrested a Danville man at about 5:40 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, in the Willows neighborhood on charges...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by Kevin, on Dec 8, 2017 at 5:13 pm | 6 comments | 3286 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park settles development-related lawsuit with East Palo Alto

After nearly a year of closed-session council talks and negotiations, the cities of East Palo Alto and Menlo Park have agreed...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Dec 7, 2017 at 1:09 pm | 2 comments | 1481 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley tonight: Public invited to study session on marijuana cultivation, sale

The Portola Valley Planning Commission on Wednesday, Dec. 6, will hold the first of several study sessions, open to the public,...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by PVResident, on Dec 6, 2017 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 1123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Willows residents plead with city for traffic relief

Desperation is mounting in the Willows. Over Thanksgiving weekend, a group of about 30 Willows residents gathered to draft...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Willow Road Resident, on Dec 6, 2017 at 1:50 pm | 47 comments | 3603 Views

MENLO PARK

Home sales: Menlo Park, Portola Valley, Woodside

Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from county...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2017
Last comment by Anonymouse, on Dec 6, 2017 at 12:09 am | 1 comment | 1366 Views

AROUND TOWN

Video: Mountain lion visits Ladera home

Ladera resident Mike Stern posted a video on YouTube of a mountain lion visiting his home on Pecora Way in Ladera early Sunday....

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Not surprising, on Dec 5, 2017 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 2684 Views

SPORTS

Prep report: SH Prep boys hoops coach gains 200th win

Eric DeBrine scored 24 points and the Sacred Heart Prep boys basketball team beat El Camino in a consolation game of the...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Dec 5, 2017 at 10:33 am | 1 comment | 579 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunset magazine sold to Los Angeles private equity investor

Sunset magazine, once located on Willow Road in Menlo Park and co-published by the late Bill Lane of Portola Valley and...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by Holly L., on Dec 5, 2017 at 5:38 am | 2 comments | 1900 Views

AROUND TOWN

To the lovely young couple hiking at Wunderlich w/baby this just past Monday eve

Why I almost titled this thread "One of the dumbest things that I have ever done": It was getting dark, and a totally...

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 299 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Jean Lane, philanthropist and environmentalist, dies at 87

Jean Lane, a philanthropist, environmentalist, gardener and notable Portola Valley resident, died at her home on Nov. 18...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2017
Last comment by Philippe, on Dec 4, 2017 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 2427 Views

AROUND TOWN

Judge Throws Out San Mateo DA’s Charges Against San Mateo Deputy Sheriff Juan Lopez

Remember that big press conference San Mateo District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe held with Sheriff Munks to announce that...

Original post made by No Surprise on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Agreed, on Dec 3, 2017 at 11:23 am | 3 comments | 326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bail restored for Menlo Park man charged with possessing child pornography

Bail has been restored for Matthew Emilio Coda, the Menlo Park man recently arrested on charges of possession of child pornography,...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2017
Last comment by Puzzled, on Dec 3, 2017 at 7:26 am | 2 comments | 2076 Views

MENLO PARK

Former Cindy's Flowers and Gifts owner ordered to pay $131K in restitution

Cynthia Ann Smith, 60, the former owner of Cindy's Flowers and Gifts in Menlo Park, has been ordered to pay more than $131,000...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Downtowner, on Dec 2, 2017 at 3:26 am | 2 comments | 3314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hot chocolate with Mayor Mike

Atherton Mayor Mike Lempres read holiday stories to students at Sacred Heart Schools in Atherton as part of the school's...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Mike, on Dec 2, 2017 at 2:16 am | 2 comments | 2749 Views

MENLO PARK

Facing time crunch, Menlo Park grapples with tough choices on changing election system

After hours of deliberation, the Menlo Park City Council voted 4-0, with Ray Mueller absent, on Nov. 29 to take further...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Elbridge G., on Dec 1, 2017 at 6:42 pm | 4 comments | 1671 Views

SPORTS

Kiwanis Club Christmas tree lot is open

The Menlo Park Kiwanis Club has opened its annual Christmas tree lot on the corner of Embarcadero Road and El Camino Real,...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2017
Last comment by Lady Dynesha, on Dec 1, 2017 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 1285 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park seeks public comment on new library

The city of Menlo Park is holding several community meetings to get public comment on where a new main library should be...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Marge, on Dec 1, 2017 at 9:34 am | 6 comments | 1391 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Affordable housing development proposed along El Camino near Atherton

Within the next couple of years, drivers traversing the North Fair Oaks section of El Camino Real, just north of Atherton,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by The Real Issue, on Dec 1, 2017 at 8:50 am | 3 comments | 2045 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: New traffic signal snarls Willows neighborhood in gridlock

For Ana Uribe-Ruiz, a resident of Menlo Park's Willows neighborhood, the last few days have been colored with a hellish sense...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by LMB, on Nov 30, 2017 at 9:52 pm | 70 comments | 8114 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Council to appeal Stanford medical office approval

Menlo Park is taking a hard stance against Stanford's growth near its territory, as evidenced by the council's vote Nov....

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
Last comment by Brian, on Nov 30, 2017 at 7:06 pm | 5 comments | 1298 Views
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