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Menlo Park fire district votes to find new site for downtown station

The redevelopment of Fire Station 6 on two lots at Oak Grove Avenue and Hoover Street seems an unlikely ground zero for Menlo...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2014
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Jul 15, 2017 at 2:40 pm | 46 comments | 7560 Views

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Visit to the Veterans For Peace sailboat the Golden Rule - docking at marina in Redwood City July 18-20

Celebrate the Voyage of the Sailboat the Golden Rule, for a Nuclear-Free Future The 34’ wooden ketch arrives at the...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Jul. 14, 2017
There are no comments yet. 114 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park mayor, others react to Facebook expansion plan

Facebook's plans for a 3.45 million square foot housing, office and retail development along Willow Road in eastern Menlo...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 14, 2017 at 11:00 am | 27 comments | 2785 Views

MENLO PARK

ID theft suspect arrested on explosives possession

A man under investigation for identity theft in Menlo Park was arrested in Stockton July 6 after law enforcement agents said...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jul 13, 2017 at 7:08 pm | 2 comments | 1742 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley: Public invited for coffee with mayor, assemblyman

The public is invited to bring questions and concerns to a coffee and a chat with Portola Valley Mayor Craig Hughes and...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by liz, on Jul 13, 2017 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 846 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Man arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure at park

A 34-year-old Watsonville man was arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure Tuesday at Portola Redwoods State Park near...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by gross, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 1041 Views

MENLO PARK

Little League award-winners named

Sportsmanship awards for the spring season were given to 40 Menlo-Atherton Little League players and seven coaches at the...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Jul 13, 2017 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 838 Views

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Feature story: Lauren Goodkind plays, teaches and writes about chess

Lauren Goodkind's last name may reflect noble human qualities, but when it comes to playing chess, she says she can leave...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Sean, on Jul 13, 2017 at 2:31 am | 1 comment | 1306 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park East-West Bike Connectivity Survey

Menlo Park Bicyclists: I am conducting a survey of Menlo Park residents and your input would be appreciated. The collective...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Jul 12, 2017 at 5:33 pm | 1 comment | 158 Views

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“70 Strong” a facade created to deceive Sequoia Healthcare District taxpayers.

You may have noticed the much ballyhooed roll-out of 70 Strong with the February 1st “70 STRONG LAUNCH PARTY” at Box...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Mar. 16, 2017
Last comment by Yet More Of The Same, on Jul 12, 2017 at 5:04 pm | 23 comments | 878 Views

FICTION

Menlo Park: Man allegedly tried to cut, burn, bite Trader Joe's employee

A transient man faces three misdemeanor charges connected to brandishing a knife and spitting on police officers on Monday,...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by ANONYMOUS, on Jul 12, 2017 at 11:05 am | 3 comments | 2759 Views

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Survey to ask residents if Atherton should create its own fire district

Two months before the consultants Atherton has hired to do a fiscal review of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District release...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 12, 2017 at 10:57 am | 31 comments | 349 Views

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President Obama has had a tough week

This week will mark the 37th time House Republicans have tried to repeal Obamacare. If Republicans really wanted to do away...

Original post made by Potomac Fever on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by E Lake Palmer, on Jul 12, 2017 at 8:04 am | 29 comments | 6053 Views

MENLO PARK

County creates 'safe exchange zone' for online transactions

If you've ever been afraid of being hustled, or worse, when selling your stuff to a complete stranger via an online service...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Ronald Reagan's Ghost, on Jul 10, 2017 at 9:10 pm | 3 comments | 1579 Views

MENLO PARK

Save the Guild Theater in Menlo Park

I'm trying to start a movement this month, Sept. 2016, to Save the Guild Theater in Menlo Park, the only movie theater in...

Original post made by Judy Adams on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Dorothy Roca, on Jul 10, 2017 at 3:22 pm | 7 comments | 1103 Views

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Fire district veteran looks forward to fly fishing

Wrapping up 48 years with the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, including 36 years as a firefighter, Rex Ianson is stepping...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Resident of District, on Jul 10, 2017 at 9:26 am | 3 comments | 1088 Views

MENLO PARK

Many prefer three grade separations in Menlo Park

Of roughly 50 locals polled at a Menlo Park community meeting June 7, most appear to prefer a project to separate Caltrain...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2017
Last comment by Grade, on Jul 10, 2017 at 1:34 am | 21 comments | 3187 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Problem solvers: Woodland School places third in state

Woodland School's Future Problem Solvers team of fifth- and sixth-graders -- made up of Ella Aspinall, Zachary Sayyah, Ryan...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2017
There are no comments yet. 894 Views

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Democrats Support the Demise of Israel

Here are the Senate Jewish Democrats in support of the Iranian nuclear deal. — Michael Bennet [D-CO] — Barbara Boxer...

Original post made by Former Democrat now Independent on Sep. 6, 2015
Last comment by Schmidt, on Jul 9, 2017 at 3:59 pm | 39 comments | 1607 Views

AROUND TOWN

Farmers' Market celebrates 25th year

In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the Menlo Park Farmers' Market, the Menlo Park Lions Club will host a celebration...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by Jeanne, on Jul 9, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 1112 Views
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