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Menlo Park: City re-hires former staffer as sustainability manager

Rebecca Lucky (formerly Rebecca Fotu), who worked as the city of Menlo Park's environmental programs manager until July 2014,...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2017
Last comment by Jane Gill, on Jul 30, 2017 at 7:51 am | 1 comment | 2109 Views

OTHER TOPICS

San Mateo County residents warned of phone scam

San Mateo County sheriff's officials are warning residents to beware of a recent phone scam involving a caller fraudulently...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by Don, on Jul 30, 2017 at 7:39 am | 5 comments | 2917 Views

AROUND TOWN

"The Government Is The Only Thing We All Belong To"

This video was played at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte last night. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gLa9Te8Blw If...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by The Coming GOP Civil War, on Jul 29, 2017 at 6:55 pm | 110 comments | 11226 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton issues annual report for town

Atherton has released its first annual report highlighting accomplishments during the 2016-17 fiscal year which ended June...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 28, 2017 at 9:32 pm | 2 comments | 1024 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Willows neighborhood burglar sentenced to prison

East Palo Alto resident Carlos Saavedra Yepez, 23, is headed to state prison to begin sentences of 11 years and three years,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Values, on Jul 28, 2017 at 12:46 pm | 1 comment | 2864 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto's homicides this year: zero

For the first time in decades East Palo Alto has had no homicides this year, police Chief Albert Pardini said this week. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2017
Last comment by Just the facts, on Jul 28, 2017 at 12:30 pm | 2 comments | 2276 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Big new house OK'd despite neighbors' objections

A controversial plan to demolish a one-story single family home and build a 4,900-square-foot, two-story, Spanish-style house...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2017
Last comment by Yellow Dog Real Estate, on Jul 28, 2017 at 7:42 am | 18 comments | 3874 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park: Fire district's new fire truck lights up the night

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has released a video promoting its new million-dollar "quint" fire engine/aerial...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2017
Last comment by Belle Haven Resident, on Jul 27, 2017 at 5:28 pm | 2 comments | 1716 Views

MENLO PARK

Aggressive Downtown Parking Enforcement

With declining sales, and over 100 parking places being eliminated in the Menlo Park Downtown area, why oh why, does the...

Original post made by X-Downtown Shopper on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Downtown Shopper, on Jul 27, 2017 at 11:03 am | 3 comments | 373 Views

OTHER TOPICS

This is "Made in America" week

Please consider seeking out American made products and services. A lousy dime or quarter more for a tee shirt pays dividends...

Original post made by Made in America on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Rome , on Jul 26, 2017 at 9:44 pm | 8 comments | 379 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man accused of attempting to kill three doctors

A Visalia man, accused of plotting to kill three doctors (including a resident of Menlo Park) for treatments he claims harmed...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2017
Last comment by reviewer, on Jul 26, 2017 at 3:00 pm | 3 comments | 2945 Views

ATHERTON

Peter Carpenter asks Atherton for years of public records

Menlo Fire board President Peter Carpenter has asked Atherton for years of emails, agendas and other information via public...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2017
There are no comments yet. 950 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Seeking to renew harmony in Town Hall, council hires help

If the harmony inside Portola Valley Town Hall was as real as it's said to have been, that fabric has been frayed by recent...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Ruth W, on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:48 am | 6 comments | 3578 Views

FICTION

Elected leaders celebrate start of Caltrain electrification project

Gov. Jerry Brown and other elected leaders were at the Millbrae Caltrain station Friday to celebrate the beginning of a project...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by peninsula resident, on Jul 24, 2017 at 7:16 pm | 9 comments | 1511 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Faulty electric bike charger caused garage fire, firefighters say

A malfunctioning battery charger for electric bicycles was the cause of a structure fire on Saturday afternoon, July 22,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Jul 24, 2017 at 4:56 pm | 1 comment | 2279 Views

MENLO PARK

interesting article in the Guardian today about the gentrification of eastern Menlo Park

"Facebook worker living in garage to Zuckerberg: challenges are right outside your door" https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jul/24/facebook-cafeteria-workers-wages-zuckerb...

Original post made by resident on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by how do they make it around here?, on Jul 24, 2017 at 2:30 pm | 2 comments | 269 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside: Rollover accident this morning at Sand Hill and Whiskey Hill roads

A collision involving two vehicles, one of which rolled over, drew medics from the Woodside Fire Protection District to...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by pv resident, on Jul 24, 2017 at 1:45 pm | 4 comments | 3042 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton puts parcel tax renewal on November ballot

Atherton's City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to put a three-year renewal of the town's parcel tax, which costs the...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by No as well, on Jul 24, 2017 at 10:45 am | 2 comments | 1214 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council expands Housing Commission

The Menlo Park Housing Commission, which advises the City Council on housing-related issues, has been expanded...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2017
Last comment by answers, on Jul 22, 2017 at 5:07 pm | 3 comments | 1554 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Feature story: Lauren Goodkind plays, teaches and writes about chess

Lauren Goodkind's last name may reflect noble human qualities, but when it comes to playing chess, she says she can leave...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by Member, on Jul 22, 2017 at 3:03 pm | 2 comments | 2205 Views
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