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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: 'Sunshine' calendar question in limbo

A proposal made in April by Menlo Park City Councilman Ray Mueller to require each council member, planning commissioner...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by pdj , on Jun 24, 2017 at 6:40 pm | 20 comments | 2245 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Fire district offers $175K for special stoplights

While the governing board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District on June 20 agreed to pay half the cost of two pedestrian-activated...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2017
Last comment by Tricia Barr, on Jun 24, 2017 at 4:43 pm | 15 comments | 2728 Views

AROUND TOWN

Union-backed bill to cut government contract work draws ire

A California Assembly bill, backed by government unions, that would set limits on how cities contract for services has drawn...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2017
Last comment by MP Resident, on Jun 24, 2017 at 2:17 pm | 2 comments | 525 Views

MENLO PARK

Goodbye, Plantation: West Menlo deli and cafe shutters

Plantation Deli Cafe, a West Menlo Park deli and cafe, closed Thursday, June 8, according to a note displayed on the inside...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by AJG, on Jun 24, 2017 at 12:29 pm | 4 comments | 2083 Views

ATHERTON

Tonight: Atherton council to discuss budget, civic center costs

Atherton's City Council meets tonight, June 21, to discuss adopting a 2017-18 budget with $13 million in general fund spending,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2017
Last comment by Apple, on Jun 24, 2017 at 11:27 am | 17 comments | 1132 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Study: Displaced residents face many other obstacles

Low-income renters who are displaced from their homes tend to experience many adverse impacts in other areas of their lives,...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 23, 2017 at 12:53 pm | 12 comments | 2226 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does Woodside's use permit allow pig scramble at July Fourth rodeo?

The Woodside Planning Commission on Wednesday, on a 3-1-1 vote, declined to take up the question of whether the pig scramble...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2017
Last comment by Jesse, on Jun 23, 2017 at 12:11 pm | 22 comments | 2171 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside postpones review of ethics code on advice of legal counsel

A pause is in effect on an initiative, begun in March, to form a committee of Woodside residents to review and make recommendations...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2017
Last comment by Grey Seal, on Jun 23, 2017 at 10:45 am | 1 comment | 1162 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: We're on the way to meet emission-reduction goal

Five years ago, our city's leaders — who are all still City Council members today — adopted an ambitious but...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2017
Last comment by Kristin Kuntz-Duriseti, on Jun 23, 2017 at 10:36 am | 1 comment | 506 Views

AROUND TOWN

Decision on new sheriff up to county supervisors

Sheriff Greg Munks announced recently that he will be retiring due to health reasons on July 16, with more than two years...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 23, 2017 at 7:42 am | 8 comments | 836 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park City School District still has budget woes

The Menlo Park City School District's governing board has adopted a budget that shows the district will have to dip into...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Disappointed, on Jun 23, 2017 at 6:02 am | 44 comments | 2677 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Suspect charged in online hacking case

A 34-year-old San Francisco man was arraigned April 11 in federal District Court on charges in connection with the Sept....

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 509 Views

MENLO PARK

Developer proposes Menlo Park's largest affordable housing project

A proposal by a nonprofit housing developer to build what could be the largest affordable housing project in Menlo Park history...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2017
Last comment by Kindness matters, on Jun 22, 2017 at 8:58 pm | 8 comments | 2702 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Pig-scramble protesters have place to demonstrate without trespass

People wanting to protest the July Fourth Junior Rodeo pig scramble in Woodside now have a place to demonstrate without fear...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Member, on Jun 22, 2017 at 3:05 pm | 4 comments | 1755 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park school district administrator wins state award

Ginny Maiwald, the Menlo Park City School District's director of student services, has won the California Special Education...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2017
Last comment by previous MPCSD staff, on Jun 22, 2017 at 2:51 am | 3 comments | 3470 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local co-hosts pilot for new travel show airing Saturday

Christine Williams, who grew up in Atherton and graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School in 2005, co-hosts a new travel...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2017
Last comment by Gigi, on Jun 21, 2017 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 2445 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside girl loses battle with brain cancer

Nine-year-old Zamora Moon Martinez-Lusinchi, who played the violin, loved art, and enjoyed pretending to be a fairy, died...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2017
Last comment by David, on Jun 21, 2017 at 5:17 pm | 4 comments | 4213 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Many prefer tunnel under tracks at Middle Avenue

At a recent community meeting held to discuss a bike and pedestrian crossing of the railroad tracks at Middle Avenue in Menlo...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by MPer, on Jun 21, 2017 at 12:59 pm | 12 comments | 1634 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Transparency proposal has potential for good public policy

Trust in government shouldn't be blind. Although one doesn't have to be a cynical anti-government flamethrower who sees a...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Gossip?, on Jun 20, 2017 at 11:25 pm | 16 comments | 1401 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park BBC deal falls through

Kill the social media buzz: A former Facebook executive's plan to reopen the landmark British Bankers Club in Menlo Park...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 20, 2017 at 10:46 pm | 40 comments | 8545 Views
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