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ATHERTON

Letter: Lesson for Atherton in library parking issue?

The Feb. 29 Almanac carried several instructional articles, including the editorial about the current library parking "crunch"...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by Right You Are, on Mar 11, 2012 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 2149 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Burglars hit Canada Road homes

Burglars broke into two Canada Road residences in Woodside on Friday, March 2, and stole goods valued at nearly $25,000,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 11, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1709 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Venus and Jupiter - what a sight in the night!

In case you haven't noticed, there is a spectacular sight in the night sky these days. From shortly after sunset for a few...

Original post made by Jim Vanides on Mar. 10, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2954 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton meets on library in park

Atherton residents who want to learn more about and comment on a plan to build a new library in Holbrook-Palmer Park will...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by 21st century , on Mar 10, 2012 at 8:01 pm | 16 comments | 3404 Views

MENLO PARK

Train kills bicyclist on Menlo Park tracks

A northbound train struck and killed a man on the Ravenswood tracks in Menlo Park at 9:30 a.m. Friday, according to Caltrain....

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Mar 10, 2012 at 6:13 pm | 4 comments | 2730 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunday: 'Sing Out For Literacy'

Cafe Zoe holds an open-mic event for the community from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11. Half of the proceeds from the day will...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2584 Views

OTHER TOPICS

County extends spraying moratorium

San Mateo County will extend a moratorium on spraying herbicides along 315-miles of county-maintained roads until March 13...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2012
Last comment by Carr, on Mar 9, 2012 at 4:26 pm | 3 comments | 2720 Views

AROUND TOWN

Best of both worlds for Alain Pinel

After a 10-year absence, Realtor Alain Pinel is back in town. Mr. Pinel, founder of a national real estate company that bears...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2012
Last comment by , on Mar 9, 2012 at 3:48 pm | 1 comment | 2862 Views

AROUND TOWN

FBI investigation ????

Here we are March 2012 when will we here about the famous FBI investigation in San Mateo? It has been going on for a long...

Original post made by bob on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Mar 9, 2012 at 2:21 pm | 14 comments | 1497 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Chris Zider scholarship winners named

Two student-athletes -- Jenna Swartz of Menlo Park and Derek Hunter of Portola Valley -- are winners of the 2011 Chris Zider...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by kd94025, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 3810 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton seeks manager with backbone

Wimps need not apply. That's one of the messages Atherton City Council members want to send to anyone thinking about tossing...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2012
Last comment by John Johns, on Mar 7, 2012 at 10:46 pm | 14 comments | 6733 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park house fire may displace family for a year

The fire that ravaged a Willow Road home on Tuesday morning may leave a Menlo Park family homeless for up to 12 months, according...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Fire response time, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 2206 Views

SPORTS

A frustrating finish as M-A's unbeaten season ends

==B Boys' CCS soccer:== The game was already over when Menlo-Atherton senior Edgardo Molina lined up for a penalty kick....

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by bob, on Mar 7, 2012 at 10:55 am | 2 comments | 3466 Views

AROUND TOWN

Slocum running for county supervisor

A familiar face in county political circles, Warren Slocum announced his intention to run for the San Mateo County Board...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Leslie Stepp, on Mar 7, 2012 at 6:12 am | 1 comment | 1433 Views

MENLO PARK

Firefighters control house fire on Willow Road in Menlo Park

Firefighters brought a house fire under control this morning at 52 Willow Road, between Middlefield Road and Alma Street...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Fire expert, on Mar 6, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 2 comments | 2379 Views

WOODSIDE

Narrow roads are Woodside's Gordian knot

The dimensions of a road can mean different things to different people. Consider the seemingly contrary views of local firefighters...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Mar 6, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 4 comments | 5324 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Can't make it to Belgium?

Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=10681 posted Monday, March 5, 2012, 9:33 PM...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Ryan Williams , on Mar 6, 2012 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 2522 Views

MENLO PARK

New Facebook apps to spearhead emergency support

Three Facebook applications designed to help people get support from their friends and family in an emergency are winners...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Long-time MP and Palo Alto resident, on Mar 6, 2012 at 9:06 am | 4 comments | 2803 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

What the Board of Supes race is really all about

To find out click here http://www.mpimaps.com/nggallery/page-270/image/1511/ If Ms. Keith wins the Board of Supes race...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Mar. 1, 2012
Last comment by Minutes, on Mar 5, 2012 at 11:09 pm | 6 comments | 5355 Views

MENLO PARK

Saturday: Concert, opera stars in Menlo Park

The Silicon Valley Symphony will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 330...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2344 Views
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