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Fire on roof of Woodside Bakery extinguished by alert employees

Quick action on the part of employees at the Woodside Tennis Shop and the office of Dave Tanner's home design and remodeling...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2015
Last comment by Downtowner, on Aug 26, 2015 at 1:07 pm | 3 comments | 5321 Views


Statement by Chris Shaw

Chris Shaw is a write-in candidate for the Woodside Town Council seat in District 3 in the Nov. 3, 2015, election. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2015
Last comment by Ruth Mina, on Nov 7, 2015 at 9:23 am | 3 comments | 2357 Views


Ahead for Woodside: Larger houses and faster project reviews?

When a new Town Council, with three new members, convenes in Woodside on Dec. 8, they will have before them proposals on...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Woody, on Oct 28, 2015 at 12:59 pm | 3 comments | 2135 Views


Woodside Election 2015: Anonymous campaign blossoms for District 3 council seat

A brief, vigorous — and largely anonymous — get-out-the-vote effort is underway in Woodside on behalf of businessman...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2015
Last comment by Et Alia, on Nov 1, 2015 at 8:04 am | 3 comments | 1264 Views


Appeals court upholds Hanretty $2.7 million restitution ruling

A state appeals court has upheld the ruling that Tim Hanretty, a former official in both the Woodside and Portola Valley...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Susan Smith, on Nov 7, 2015 at 1:16 am | 3 comments | 4217 Views


Woodside: Plans for Jackling House site headed for review today

Big changes are planned for the site of the former Jackling House on Mountain Home Road in Woodside. The property was home...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2016
Last comment by fwiw, on Jan 12, 2016 at 4:05 am | 3 comments | 4145 Views


Woodside: Students approached by strangers offering rides

Woodside Elementary middle school students walking to, from and around Roberts Market in Woodside have been approached by...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2016
Last comment by Jenny Redo, on Jan 28, 2016 at 9:12 pm | 3 comments | 2695 Views


Editorial: Why is Caltrans still spraying toxics along roadside?

Opponents of roadside herbicide spraying in San Mateo County are watching closely as Caltrans reviews its weed-removal policies...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2016
Last comment by Rhea Sampson, on Feb 11, 2016 at 10:36 am | 3 comments | 2041 Views


Guest opinion: Woodside decision-making process fails to engage larger community

This opaque policy-making by a few council members is part of a pattern of top-down rule that departs from Woodside's traditional...

Original post made on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by Facts Please, on May 12, 2016 at 11:07 pm | 3 comments | 2951 Views


Woodside: Firefighters quickly control grass fire

Firefighters quickly contained a grass fire on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 7) on Grandview Drive in Woodside. A tree in a backyard...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by SteveC, on Aug 20, 2016 at 3:04 pm | 3 comments | 3372 Views


Woodside loses another member of equestrian community

On the night of Sept. 15, Woodside lost another older member of the local equestrian community. As a veterinarian of more...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by Susan Russell, on Oct 6, 2016 at 3:57 pm | 3 comments | 3877 Views


Woodside council gives final approval to larger floor area for main residences

The Woodside Town Council on Tuesday took Step 2 of a two-step process and adopted an ordinance to expand the maximum allowable...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Jan 25, 2017 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 1948 Views


Woodside drivers face perilous stretch of road

A retaining wall is coming to La Honda Road (state Highway 84) at Friars Lane, in Woodside where the narrow road shoulder...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2017
Last comment by old farmer, on Jan 25, 2017 at 1:41 pm | 3 comments | 3430 Views


Woodside: Five apply for two seats on architectural review board

It's February, a time the Woodside Town Council sets aside to consider applicants and make appointments to the various panels...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 9, 2017 at 6:59 pm | 3 comments | 2116 Views


Tuesday: Woodside council faces decision on ethics code investigation

If the Woodside Town Council on Tuesday follows the mayor's recommendation and takes "no further action" on a long and costly...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 25, 2017 at 6:44 pm | 3 comments | 2284 Views


Woodside: Missing hiker found alive

A hiker who went missing Thursday afternoon in unincorporated Woodside was found alive Saturday morning (March 11), San Mateo...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2017
Last comment by cowgirl in the city, on Mar 13, 2017 at 2:17 pm | 3 comments | 3760 Views


Bike lane may improve safety for Woodside High students

When school starts at Woodside High School in August, students on bikes and other bike commuters may have the town of Woodside...

Original post made on May. 15, 2017
Last comment by Kathleen Sochan , on Aug 13, 2017 at 4:18 pm | 3 comments | 1260 Views


Woodside: Village Bakery & Cafe plans July opening

If things go as expected, a new restaurant – The Village Bakery & Cafe – will open in Woodside at 3052 Woodside Road...

Original post made on May. 23, 2017
Last comment by Nikki, on May 23, 2017 at 10:00 pm | 3 comments | 5184 Views


Feature: How Woodside couple transformed cattle ranch with 'holistic grazing'

Where's the beef? For one company owned by a Woodside couple the answer is in a word: local. Read the full story here

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2017
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 1, 2017 at 12:14 am | 3 comments | 3004 Views


Fire crews, aircraft fight fire near Woodside

Fire crews along with aircraft were continuing to fight a vegetation fire today in the hills near Woodside, east of Skyline...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by Marilyn Voelke, on Sep 14, 2017 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments | 7026 Views
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