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SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A freshman facing medical emergency dies; community rallied to raise funds

Update: The young man described in this story, Aisea Mataele, was taken off of life support in the early evening of Dec....

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2016
Last comment by Andrea, on Jun 26, 2017 at 5:36 pm | 5 comments | 25328 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why one Harvard MBA is dedicating his career to narrowing the opportunity gap

Thirteen years ago, Peter Fortenbaugh, who holds a Harvard MBA and a Princeton bachelor's degree in economics, left the job...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2015
Last comment by Becky, on Jun 26, 2017 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 4351 Views

AROUND TOWN

County considering spending close to $1 million on airport noise issue

San Mateo County's Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday morning to consider spending close to $1 million on items related...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2017
Last comment by boadicea, on Jun 26, 2017 at 2:01 pm | 36 comments | 3346 Views

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 | 2249 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 | 2730 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 | 529 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 | 2085 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 | 1136 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 | 2230 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 | 1167 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 | 509 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 | 837 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 | 2678 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. 511 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 | 2742 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 | 1761 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 | 3473 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 | 4222 Views
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Opening alert: Kyosho Sushi in Menlo Park
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Umeboshi - The Macrobiotic Antibiotic
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Recent Research for Wives to Keep Husbands from Straying
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 424 views

On Voter Databases and Election Systems
By Stuart Soffer | 3 comments | 399 views

 

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