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MENLO PARK

DOWNTOWN BLOCK PARTY

A few months ago, on August 1st and August 15th, both a Wednesday, a City-wide BLOCK PARTY was offered in Downtown Menlo...

Original post made by Hometown Citizen on Nov. 29, 2007
Last comment by Peggy, on Dec 13, 2007 at 1:00 pm | 2 comments | 3159 Views

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Briefs: Where should city build new sidewalks?

<b>Menlo Watch: Roundup of Menlo Park city news</b><BR> As a first step to make it easier, and safer, to walk in Menlo Park,...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2007
Last comment by overloaded, on Dec 13, 2007 at 1:10 pm | 2 comments | 3504 Views

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Editorial: Bike bridge gets a bad rap

The complex and sometimes racially charged tensions between the Menlo Park neighborhoods on the east and west side of U.S....

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2007
Last comment by Clodius Pulcher, on Jan 2, 2008 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments | 3459 Views

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High-speed trains may zip through Atherton, MP

The California High-Speed Rail Authority Board has chosen Pacheco Pass as the preferred California high-speed rail route,...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2007
Last comment by reader, on Dec 27, 2007 at 11:28 am | 2 comments | 3797 Views

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Menlo Park: Tensions peak over pedestrian bridge

Emotional recollection of traumatizing crimes and frustration with the long-standing isolation of the Belle Haven neighborhood...

Original post made on Dec. 27, 2007
Last comment by Bart, on Jan 11, 2008 at 9:59 am | 2 comments | 3790 Views

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Letter: Adopt from Pets in Need this holiday season

We adopted a beautiful five-year-old cat from Pets in Need a few weeks ago and she is a real treasure. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 31, 2007
Last comment by Joanna, on Jan 1, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 2 comments | 3400 Views

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Office project: Neighbors raise traffic fears

Neighbors' concerns about traffic hazards near a proposed medical office complex in Menlo Park will be discussed at the City...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2008
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jan 10, 2008 at 8:25 am | 2 comments | 3628 Views

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Residents report unpleasant taste to tap water

The Almanac has received several reports of unpleasant changes to the smell and taste of local tap water over the last few...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by Feeling Blue, on Jan 23, 2008 at 10:30 am | 2 comments | 4299 Views

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Tap water safe to drink, say local water officials

Following a holiday weekend with reports of unpleasant changes to the smell and taste of local tap water, officials say...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2008
Last comment by Tricia Young, on Jan 30, 2008 at 4:06 pm | 2 comments | 4226 Views

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Watch global warming Webcast in Menlo Park

The Menlo Park Green Ribbon Citizens' Committee is hosting a live screening of "The 2 percent solution" Webcast on Wednesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2008
Last comment by who's paying, on Jan 27, 2008 at 7:27 am | 2 comments | 3550 Views

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Letter: Mayor made right call on Dumbarton rail

I'm pleased we have a Menlo Park mayor who is willing to both advocate for smart and useful transit and be critical of some...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by look ahead, on Feb 6, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 3262 Views

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Beechwood School wants to buy its site from the city to upgrade the campus

Beechwood, a private K-8 school that enrolls 170 children who live in east Menlo Park and East Palo Alto, pays the city of...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2008
Last comment by Rachel, on Feb 9, 2008 at 9:35 pm | 2 comments | 3502 Views

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Menlo Park man wins $1 million lottery prize

Francisco Lopez, a resident of Menlo Park and the supervisor of a janitorial service, has won a $1 million lottery prize...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2008
Last comment by Joanna, on Mar 3, 2008 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 3552 Views

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MP council starts budget talks next week

Building more than 1,400 feet of new sidewalks, and redesigning a downtown parking lot. Improving facilities at the Onetta...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2008
Last comment by Otto Strada, on Mar 10, 2008 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 3460 Views

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Ex-MP firefighter sentenced for attempting to have his wife killed

A retired Menlo Park district firefighter was sentenced in Santa Clara County court Thursday to 12 years and four months...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2008
Last comment by Glen Lane, on Apr 18, 2008 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 3974 Views

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Thumbs down: Livermore Labs on PG&E offset program

December 15, 2006 Scientists: Planting Trees No Cure for Global Warming As Green Wombat reported Thursday, California utility...

Original post made by callie on Apr. 1, 2008
Last comment by the way I see it, on Apr 6, 2008 at 8:52 pm | 2 comments | 3529 Views

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Construction Noise

We have a new neighbor that is tearing down a house in order to build a new one. Not the issue. A year ago Mother's Day,...

Original post made by needknowledge on Apr. 2, 2008
Last comment by Dan, on Apr 2, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 2 comments | 2649 Views

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City gets good value with Climate Smart

I applaud the Menlo Park City Council's recent 4-1 decision to subscribe to the low-cost Climate Smart greenhouse gas offset...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2008
Last comment by my observation, on Apr 16, 2008 at 10:41 pm | 2 comments | 2919 Views

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Maltbie sets retirement date; Boesch may succeed him

After 19 years on the job, San Mateo County Manager John Maltbie will step down at the end of this year. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by The list goes on, on Apr 30, 2008 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 3380 Views

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MP house nearly destroyed in three-alarm fire

A three-alarm fire that started in a car parked in a garage all but destroyed a house Thursday evening at the corner of Chateau...

Original post made on May. 16, 2008
Last comment by Crane st. resident, on May 16, 2008 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 3625 Views
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