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Menlo water district: average home users will see 35% hike in bill

After making sure they understood the reasons why they had little choice about doing it, the Menlo Park City Council on July...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2015
Last comment by Suzanne, on Jul 30, 2015 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 1182 Views


District meets water-reduction target in June-July period

Atherton and Menlo Park customers of the California Water Service Company's Bear Gulch District didn't quite meet the 36...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2015
Last comment by Barbara Wood, on Aug 20, 2015 at 6:56 am | 2 comments | 2359 Views


City of Menlo Park loses a fourth top manager

The city of Menlo Park has lost its fourth administrator since mid-July, with the departure of Human Resources Director Gina...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by editor, on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 5976 Views


Downtown Menlo Park gets French patisserie

A woman raised in France who later graduated from Le Cordon Bleu and now lives in Atherton is opening her own patisserie...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Sep 2, 2015 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 1480 Views


Sea level rise: A call for action

Picture this: the San Francisco International Airport is underwater. As many as 120,000 residents of San Mateo County have...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Sami, on Sep 9, 2015 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments | 1436 Views


'Community institution' Bob Delvishio says goodbye

For years, Robert Delvishio has been telling visitors to the West Menlo Park post office that he's wanted to have his name...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by MP mom, on Oct 1, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1141 Views


Belle Haven residents give Facebook a thumbs-up

Facebook officials say they have built a positive relationship with residents of the Belle Haven neighborhood adjoining their...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2015
Last comment by Well now..., on Oct 11, 2015 at 2:10 pm | 2 comments | 2960 Views


Sunset's gardens now closed to the public

Sunset Publishing Corp., which has been at 80 Willow Road in Menlo Park for 63 years, permanently closed its gardens to the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by resdient, on Nov 5, 2015 at 11:25 pm | 2 comments | 872 Views


Woodside blood donor celebrates milestone

Alden R. Tagg of Woodside sometimes has cookies for dinner. "They're just first-class cookies," he said. "I don't know anybody...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2015
Last comment by POGO, on Nov 16, 2015 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 3251 Views


Menlo Park city manager makes executive changes

City Manager Alex McIntyre announced three high-level management changes Dec. 2. Read the full story here

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Nanc, on Dec 3, 2015 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 3846 Views


Tis The Season To Be Jolly

During the holiday season, we all get our jollies in different ways. For the City of Menlo Park, they may get their jollies...

Original post made by Scrooge on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Tunbridge Wells, on Dec 11, 2015 at 12:42 pm | 2 comments | 893 Views


Menlo Park's new mayor has his hands full

The new mayor of Menlo Park says the city is at a unique moment, when community processes, such as the city's general plan...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2015
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Dec 13, 2015 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1277 Views


CBS SF Bay Area: Safeway Investigates Possible Card Skimming At Some Bay Area Stores

CBS News says ATM cards numbers and PIN numbers have been stolen from Menlo Park Safeway since September:

Original post made by shopper on Dec. 16, 2015
Last comment by shopper, on Dec 18, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 1022 Views


Menlo Park makes progress on review of downtown plan

At its last meeting of 2015, the Menlo Park City Council again discussed its vision for the future of Menlo Park's downtown...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2015
Last comment by Peter, on Dec 18, 2015 at 12:42 pm | 2 comments | 2752 Views


The gift of hearing

"Ga ga ooh la la." Five-year old Ivan "Vanya" Priimak, sat on the floor of a Menlo Park home, glued to an iPad streaming...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2015
Last comment by Tracy S, on Dec 22, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 4313 Views


West Menlo Park: Suspect sought in robbery of Country Corner store

Sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery Friday night of the Country Corner market at 3207 Alameda...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by Kevin, on Jan 21, 2016 at 9:31 pm | 2 comments | 3461 Views


Flooded Caltrain parking lot

Andrea Gemmet of Menlo Park sent us this photo of a flooded Caltrain parking lot in Menlo Park on Tuesday morning, Jan. 19....

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Jan 20, 2016 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 2182 Views


Bay Club to run Menlo Gateway fitness center

Bay Club, a California-based country club network, plans to run the 41,000-square-foot fitness facility at Menlo Gateway,...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by Samia, on Jan 29, 2016 at 12:24 pm | 2 comments | 7149 Views


Feldman's Books, Gentry magazine buildings up for sale, redevelopment

Two of Menlo Park's oldest commercial buildings — the current locations of Feldman's Books (1170 El Camino Real) and...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by really?, on Feb 2, 2016 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 1203 Views


City Councilmember Office Hours

On Saturday, March 5th, from 3:00pm to 5:00pm, I will be holding City Councilmember office hours at Oasis, located at 241...

Original post made by Ray Mueller on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Tunbridge Wells, on Feb 25, 2016 at 10:22 am | 2 comments | 531 Views
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