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ATHERTON

Obituary: Jonelle Grace Madsen of Atherton, recently celebrated 70th wedding anniversary

Jonelle Grace Madsen, who resided in Atherton for the past 36 years, died Oct. 8, just a few weeks after she and her husband...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Janine, on Oct 27, 2010 at 2:35 pm | 2 comments | 1937 Views

MENLO PARK

Bohannon should apologize for falsehoods

Developer David Bohannon achieves a new low in Menlo Park campaigning by his multiple mail pieces asserting that Council...

Original post made by Observer on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by WhoRUpeople, on Oct 27, 2010 at 1:54 pm | 4 comments | 1266 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Jimmy Carter at Kepler's

Former president Jimmy Carter will at Kepler's bookstore in Menlo Park at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, to sign his new book,...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Disappointed, on Oct 27, 2010 at 11:43 am | 26 comments | 2639 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Vote no on county Measure U

<I>Editor:</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=10333 posted Wednesday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2010
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Oct 27, 2010 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 1574 Views

FICTION

Menlo preschool director changes plea to no contest

In a surprise move, the 55-year-old former director of Menlo Park's Belle Haven childcare center charged with harassing the...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
There are no comments yet. 3848 Views

AROUND TOWN

The case for registered vs nonregistered users of this forum

I was just reading what I thought was the beginning of a very useful dialog in a posting started by Colleen Anderson about...

Original post made by WhoRUpeople on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Oct 26, 2010 at 2:58 pm | 5 comments | 1430 Views

MENLO PARK

New leader in Menlo council campaign financing

The six Menlo Park City Council candidates again disclosed the state of their campaign finances this week, reporting donations...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by Angelo Dundee, on Oct 26, 2010 at 2:31 pm | 9 comments | 1843 Views

MENLO PARK

Trial starts for Menlo Park preschool director charged with harassing teen

The 55-year-old former director of Menlo Park's Belle Haven childcare center charged with harassing the teenage daughter...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2010
Last comment by Pinky, on Oct 26, 2010 at 12:41 pm | 1 comment | 1403 Views

MENLO PARK

'No on L' campaign finance report

According to an SEIU spokesman, the "No on Measure L" committee planned to file its eagerly anticipated financial disclosure...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2010
Last comment by believers, on Oct 26, 2010 at 11:38 am | 3 comments | 1659 Views

ATHERTON

WAMP PICKS CAREY WIEST for Atherton Council

The WAMP Picks Carey Wiest for Atherton Council. October 15-22 2010 I'm not sure if they know there are 3 seats available....

Original post made by Michael G. Stogner on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by interesting, on Oct 26, 2010 at 9:27 am | 5 comments | 1535 Views

MENLO PARK

Exaggerated traffic claims against Measure T -- NO!

In today's Almanac (10/20/2010) is a letter from Planning Commissioner Katie FerricK: It reads: ------------- Exaggerated...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by narnia, on Oct 26, 2010 at 8:33 am | 54 comments | 3244 Views

AROUND TOWN

Con man allegedly commits crime behind bars

You can't keep a good con man down. Simon Gann, a convicted fraudster who allegedly sweet-talked a Menlo Park woman into...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 26, 2010 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 1603 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sequoia HCD monitors Town Square Forum

Posts on other topics in this forum have triggered in my mind an obvious instance of misappropriation of public funds. Don...

Original post made by John J. \"Jack\" Hickey on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Ed, on Oct 26, 2010 at 1:48 am | 1 comment | 2001 Views

MENLO PARK

Traffic signal may be installed near Hillview School

A traffic light could be in the future at Santa Cruz and Elder avenues, in front of Hillview Middle School, after the Menlo...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2010
Last comment by Daniel, on Oct 26, 2010 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 1897 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nuances abound in supervisor runoff

Former sheriff Don Horsley and small business owner April Vargas are in a runoff election for the District 3 San Mateo County...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by concerned, on Oct 25, 2010 at 9:25 pm | 15 comments | 2554 Views

ATHERTON

Protecting the Corrupt

The Almanac News has been deleting posts that question the conduct of a home grown Atherton Police Officer. Inquiring...

Original post made by lingering questions on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by ExcuseMe, on Oct 25, 2010 at 6:58 pm | 1 comment | 1337 Views

ATHERTON

Stop the Cyberbullying

There have been numerous posts suggesting Jon Buckheit used his money to buy justice in a San Mateo County Court. It is...

Original post made by Susan Skagway on Oct. 25, 2010
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Oct 25, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 4 comments | 1595 Views

MENLO PARK

Measures better funded than council campaigns

How much are people willing to spend on Measure T and Measure L? More than they're willing to invest in the City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2010
Last comment by Charles, on Oct 25, 2010 at 12:38 pm | 5 comments | 1761 Views

MENLO PARK

Bohannon increases Measure T donations

Thanks to developer David Bohannon, financial support skyrocketed for Measure T, the ballot measure that would allow the...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2010
Last comment by truth, on Oct 25, 2010 at 8:54 am | 20 comments | 1800 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton's Inability to Police Itself

There were a series of posts questioning the conduct of a former member of the Santa Clara County REACT Task force, who remains...

Original post made by Colorado Aspen on Oct. 24, 2010
Last comment by management consultant, on Oct 25, 2010 at 8:27 am | 9 comments | 1496 Views
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