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Deputies: Woman punched, kicked by boyfriend; Redwood City man arrested.

Sheriff's deputies were dispatched at around 12:15 a.m. Thursday to the Shell gas station at 3201 El Camino Real at Fifth...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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AROUND TOWN

AG warns of sham charities for Hurricane Harvey victims

Californians should be careful when donating money to charities purporting to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the state's...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
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MENLO PARK

Atherton collision's aftermath: Road closed, no power, no water and flooding

Saturday was not a good day for some Atherton and Menlo Park residents: A collision on El Camino Real resulted in a power...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Peter J., on Sep 4, 2017 at 4:14 pm | 6 comments | 2971 Views

MENLO PARK

Study on displacement of residents raises eyebrows

The Menlo Park Housing Commission and community members who attended its June 29 meeting were dubious at best at conclusions...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2016
Last comment by Louise68, on Sep 4, 2017 at 2:19 pm | 9 comments | 6220 Views

WOODSIDE

Tech company red-tagged for public health code violations

A bright orange/red placard emblazoned with the words "UNSAFE" and "DO NOT ENTER OR OCCUPY" has been greeting visitors to...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Word, on Sep 4, 2017 at 10:10 am | 2 comments | 3392 Views

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Menlo Park firefighters helping to evacuate Texas residents

Firefighters from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District were in Wharton, Texas, on Thursday as part of a Bay Area water...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 4, 2017 at 9:42 am | 6 comments | 5363 Views

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Menlo fire district now taking applications for board appointment

Menlo Park Fire Protection District residents interested in a 15-month term on the district's fire board have until Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2017
Last comment by facts, on Sep 3, 2017 at 11:52 pm | 3 comments | 3152 Views

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Deputy says he'll challenge sheriff in 2018 election

The announcement is not yet official, but Deputy Sheriff Mark D. Melville says he is running for the top job in the San...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Holly L., on Sep 3, 2017 at 9:23 am | 29 comments | 3275 Views

MENLO PARK

Police calls: Crime reports in Atherton, Woodside, Menlo Park

These reports are from the Menlo Park and Atherton police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Read the...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Sep 2, 2017 at 12:27 am | 2 comments | 1921 Views

FICTION

Warning: Weekend may be a scorcher

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Friday through Monday, with temperatures predicted...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Beth, on Sep 1, 2017 at 11:19 pm | 6 comments | 1702 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Animal hospital to leave town; mixed-use development planned

After 54 years in business, the Mid-Peninsula Animal Hospital is making plans to depart Menlo Park for North Fair Oaks, leaving...

Original post made on Aug. 29, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on Sep 1, 2017 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 3212 Views

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Two who opted for a 'gap year' after high school

Many graduating seniors are going to college right out of high school, but some are opting to wait. That group of mavericks...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2017
Last comment by RodTruitt, on Aug 31, 2017 at 11:21 pm | 3 comments | 2669 Views

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New superintendent debuts with three new programs

Erik Burmeister, the Menlo Park City School District's new superintendent, has started his tenure by getting permission to...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2017
Last comment by Laura Levy, on Aug 31, 2017 at 10:25 pm | 3 comments | 3394 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Hoover Commission Report on Healthcare Districts

The report can be found at: http://www.lhc.ca.gov/sites/lhc.ca.gov/files/Reports/239/Report239.pdf Notable excerpts: "The...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Aug. 31, 2017
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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: No permit for gun-toting protester on Sand Hill Road

A decision by the city of Menlo Park to deny a special event permit application to a man seeking to run a one-man protest...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Aug 31, 2017 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 2635 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Three-story downtown building proposal clears another hurdle

A proposal to replace the building that runs from 706 to 716 Santa Cruz Avenue in Menlo Park with a three-story structure...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by Aaron, on Aug 31, 2017 at 11:11 am | 22 comments | 3290 Views

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Menlo Park pedestrian killed by vehicle in Palo Alto

A 52-year-old Menlo Park man who was struck by a car on El Camino Real near Palo Alto's Ventura neighborhood Sunday night...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by Hunter, on Aug 31, 2017 at 10:06 am | 1 comment | 3588 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown - Pop-up Park

At the August 22, 2017 City Council meeting, a speaker mentioned that he had obtained a lab report showing significant levels...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Aug. 30, 2017
Last comment by Richard Hine, on Aug 31, 2017 at 7:36 am | 1 comment | 251 Views

MENLO PARK

Stanford to pay up to $5 million for bike/ped Caltrain crossing at Middle Avenue

As part of preliminary terms of a development agreement between Stanford and the city of Menlo Park, Stanford officials have...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 31, 2017 at 2:39 am | 29 comments | 5177 Views

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Menlo Park Fire District Sponsored National Urban Search and Rescue Team - California Task Force 3 - Water Rescue Module sent to Texas

PRESS RELEASE - AUGUST 27, 2017 BREAKING NEWS - Menlo Park Fire District Sponsored National Urban Search and Rescue Team...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Aug. 31, 2017
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