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State Supreme Court upholds California teacher tenure law

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the state's laws on public-school teacher tenure after a lower court found...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Aug 31, 2016 at 8:30 pm | 30 comments | 3605 Views

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Police calls: Five commercial burglaries in Menlo Park

Crime reports from Menlo Park. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/08/23/police-calls-five-commercial-burglaries-in-menlo-park...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by SteveC, on Aug 24, 2016 at 12:54 pm | 4 comments | 5384 Views

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Civil rights group pushes school district to change method for electing board members

A civil rights group is pushing the board of the high school district to change its system for electing members and correct...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Thinking, on Aug 23, 2016 at 10:44 pm | 1 comment | 1767 Views

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Friday: Court hears county appeal on aircraft-noise issue

The county's appeal of a small claims court decision that it is responsible for controlling nuisance noise from Surf Air...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by User, on Aug 26, 2016 at 10:56 am | 2 comments | 2160 Views

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Schools: State releases results of new standardized testing

California has released the 2016 results of the state's new computerized standardized assessments that test whether students...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2016
Last comment by Mark, on Aug 29, 2016 at 12:41 pm | 3 comments | 3319 Views

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Woodside: Donald Trump comes to town for a fundraiser

Helicopters chopped the air above Woodside on Monday afternoon (Aug. 29) with the arrival on the ground of Republican presidential...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2016
Last comment by taxpayer and voter, on Aug 30, 2016 at 3:09 pm | 9 comments | 3966 Views

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Menlo Park: Two burglary suspects arrested, thanks to resident's tip

Menlo Park police arrested two teens from East Palo Alto on Thursday (Sept. 1) after receiving a tip from a resident of...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2016
Last comment by pearl, on Sep 3, 2016 at 4:09 pm | 1 comment | 3007 Views

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Locals open up about housing struggles at Kepler's forum

A group of children sat at the back of Kepler's Books in Menlo Park, as they fidgeted with their marker and glitter-paint...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2016
Last comment by John RxB, on Sep 8, 2016 at 10:48 pm | 1 comment | 826 Views

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Monday: Menlo Park commission weighs major renovation at Sharon Green apartments

The Sharon Green apartments, located at 350 Sharon Park Drive in Menlo Park, which sold in December 2015 for what could be...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by Local, on Sep 10, 2016 at 11:42 am | 6 comments | 2554 Views

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Menlo Park: City releases proposed development terms for Greenheart project

The 420,000-square-foot mixed-used development that Greenheart Land Co. has proposed in downtown Menlo Park near the Caltrain...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by MPer, on Sep 13, 2016 at 10:36 am | 18 comments | 4089 Views

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Atherton moves toward study of fire district funding

Atherton's City Council has agreed to move toward a study of how much Atherton residents pay for services provided to them...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Sep 13, 2016 at 9:42 pm | 48 comments | 3287 Views

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Menlo Park: Condos, office, shop OK'd at former Park Theatre site

A proposal to build a three-story buildings with four condos, office spaces and a small retail area at the former site of...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2016
Last comment by Caroline, on Sep 14, 2016 at 11:24 pm | 2 comments | 1868 Views

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Menlo Park police calls: Burglar takes jewelry, cash, bonds

Crime and accident reports from Menlo Park. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/09/13/menlo-park-police-calls-burglar-takes-jewelry-cash-bonds...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Joel, on Sep 15, 2016 at 9:55 am | 8 comments | 4098 Views

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New early childhood education director at Sacred Heart Schools

Nasreen Hussain has been named the new early childhood education director for Sacred Heart Schools' preschool and kindergarten...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by MPer, on Sep 14, 2016 at 3:21 pm | 1 comment | 1916 Views

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Palo Alto's Keeble & Shuchat Photography to close in October

Facing a changing industry and declining profits, one of the Bay Area's last major brick-and-mortar camera stores, Palo Alto's...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Bill, on Sep 20, 2016 at 4:25 pm | 3 comments | 2367 Views

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Woman suffers critical injuries in crash near Woodside High School

A pedestrian suffered critical injuries when she was struck by a vehicle Thursday afternoon just outside Woodside High School,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Resident , on Sep 16, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 4571 Views

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Book sale at Menlo Park Library this weekend

Looking to stock your shelves with new stacks of books? The Menlo Park Friends of the Library will be hosting its fall quarter...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by SteveC, on Sep 21, 2016 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 1582 Views

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Atherton and Menlo Park: Police focus on traffic safety in extra patrols today

Police from law enforcement agencies from around the county are once again collaborating in a traffic-safety initiative,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Sep 22, 2016 at 2:24 pm | 3 comments | 1698 Views

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Widespread heat expected in Bay Area Sunday

After below-normal temperatures midweek, weak offshore winds and clear skies will bring a warming trend starting today and...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Sep 24, 2016 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 1771 Views

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Price takes fourth in 200 at Canadian Olympic Trials

Former Menlo School standout Maddy Price placed fourth in the women's 200 meters Sunday at the Canadian Olympic Trials in...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
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