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AROUND TOWN

Review: West Bay Opera's 'Salome' a daring success

West Bay Opera is ending its 61st season with guns blazing -- both literally and figuratively -- aiming, with great success,...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by E.S., on Jun 3, 2017 at 4:44 pm | 1 comment | 1947 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton's Judy Sleeth receives Lifetime of Achievement Award

As a teacher, a docent and the founder of the nonprofit Art in Action, Judy Sleeth has inspired a love of art in thousands...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by phillemansky, on Jun 3, 2017 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 1708 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park approves 'Safe City' ordinance

For what was at least the third time, a group of adults and kids sat in on the Menlo Park Council meeting, many of them supporters...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by POC, on Jun 3, 2017 at 1:07 pm | 26 comments | 1208 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside attorney Theodore Zayner named Superior Court judge

Woodside resident and trial attorney Theodore C. Zayner has been appointed as a judge on the Superior Court of Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2010
Last comment by Miriam Palm, on Jun 3, 2017 at 2:25 am | 3 comments | 6195 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park wild chase: Accused Facebook bus robber found not competent to stand trial

A man accused of stealing an iPad from a Facebook bus in Menlo Park and leading police on a wild car chase across the Dumbarton...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 3, 2017 at 12:15 am | 1 comment | 1590 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park man arrested in police sting operation involving marijuana sales

A Menlo Park man was arrested May 23 after undercover police officers conducted a sting operation involving marijuana sales...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2017
Last comment by really?, on Jun 2, 2017 at 2:47 pm | 2 comments | 3315 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside slows speed limit on Manzanita

A lower speed limit is coming to Manzanita Way, a two-lane byway that connects Sand Hill Road to Mountain Home Road in Woodside....

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by living on mtn home road, on Jun 1, 2017 at 11:58 pm | 1 comment | 1284 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Protecting our community in the era of Trump

Last week the Menlo Park City Council gave preliminary approval to two ordinances that might be seen as "Resist Trump" measures....

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mrs. B, on Jun 1, 2017 at 7:08 pm | 7 comments | 1969 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park pastor arrested on suspicion of six felony sex assault charges

A man who is the pastor of a church in Menlo Park has been arrested by the Menlo Park Police Department on suspicion of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
There are no comments yet. 383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students learn about energy, environment, chocolate

What can you learn about coal mining from a chocolate chip cookie? Does dark chocolate or milk chocolate have a bigger environmental...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by yeah.... uh, no, on Jun 1, 2017 at 3:46 pm | 2 comments | 1061 Views

MENLO PARK

ClimateGate ---

The following message from respected scientists should be noted here in our local paper. It is time to reassess climate change...

Original post made by old timer on Dec. 4, 2009
Last comment by The Skeptics were SOOOO wrong back in 2009, on Jun 1, 2017 at 1:31 pm | 116 comments | 8460 Views

AROUND TOWN

Student enrollment at Woodside High not growing as predicted

A 2013 study anticipated enrollment growth of 19 percent at Woodside High School by 2020, with the first signs expected in...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by TJ, on Jun 1, 2017 at 1:09 pm | 42 comments | 4607 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Superintendent's actions roil school district

For a superintendent who is reputed to be fond of applying the latest business techniques to improve the performance of local...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by former Ghysels colleague, on Jun 1, 2017 at 9:24 am | 58 comments | 629723 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside High prepares for 19 percent enrollment growth

The 2015-16 school year will be well along at Woodside High School by the time construction crews break ground for a new...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by TJ, on May 31, 2017 at 11:52 pm | 6 comments | 3369 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

In wake of Trump: Locals take leadership role in campaigns to elect Democrats

The Republican Party has been riding high with its control over state governments, with Republican majorities in the legislatures...

Original post made on May. 17, 2017
Last comment by pogo, on May 31, 2017 at 6:44 am | 12 comments | 1103 Views

MENLO PARK

Obituaries: William Weseloh, Gene Giannotti

Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/print/story/2017/05/31/obituaries-william-weseloh-gene-giannotti posted...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mike Weseloh, on May 30, 2017 at 11:58 pm | 1 comment | 841 Views

AROUND TOWN

More carpool and express lanes on 101?

How to manage congestion on U.S 101 in San Mateo County and northern Santa Clara County is the focus of two public meetings...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on May 30, 2017 at 12:04 pm | 12 comments | 1984 Views

AROUND TOWN

Memorial Day - Why it is not just a holiday

Watch this before you begin your day of fun and games and remember why you have the freedom to do what you are doing: https://www.youtube.com/embed/eEs4ke7cdNQ?feature=player_det...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on May. 28, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 29, 2017 at 7:22 am | 5 comments | 479 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Rotary Club awards $125K in scholarships

More than 100 students from four local high schools received scholarships and academic achievement awards during the Rotary...

Original post made on May. 27, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on May 27, 2017 at 9:54 am | 1 comment | 1728 Views

MENLO PARK

Qualified by life

Ginny Maiwald, the Menlo Park City School District's director of student services, is qualified not just by her education...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Jeriann Hirsch, on May 27, 2017 at 6:23 am | 2 comments | 2192 Views
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