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First person: Joy of connecting on Compassion Weekend

We were told not to come to our place of worship on that weekend. Instead, many of us (almost 4,000, I'm told) showed up...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by MarySue, on Apr 28, 2015 at 6:28 pm | 2 comments | 2495 Views


Police calls: Mike's Camera hit again; 15 cameras stolen

Crime and accident reports from Woodside, West Menlo Park and Menlo Park. Read the full story here

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by gunste, on May 6, 2015 at 12:51 pm | 2 comments | 4130 Views


Letter: Another reason to say 'no' to leafblowers

I want to thank you for Dave Boyce's article about the landscaper Danna Breen, who advises us to keep leafblowers away from...

Original post made on May. 6, 2015
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on May 6, 2015 at 6:32 pm | 2 comments | 1787 Views


Tonight: Two downtown Menlo Park projects, public benefit discussions

Two downtown Menlo Park development proposals with different options for public benefits will be discussed during separate...

Original post made on May. 18, 2015
Last comment by Allan, on May 18, 2015 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments | 2335 Views


Tonight: Affordable housing panel in Menlo Park

Tonight (May 28), a panel of housing experts will talk about a range of related issues, including affordability, regional...

Original post made on May. 28, 2015
Last comment by Anonymous, on May 28, 2015 at 1:07 pm | 2 comments | 1742 Views


Kristen Gracia named new principal at Oak Knoll School

Kristen Gracia, a 16-year veteran of the Menlo Park City School District who has been serving as an interim co-principal...

Original post made on May. 30, 2015
Last comment by K, on Sep 14, 2015 at 10:53 pm | 2 comments | 4182 Views


There is a free lunch this summer in Atherton

The Atherton Library is refuting the old saying -- "There's no such thing as a free lunch" -- by offering a free lunch at...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2015
Last comment by Milton, on Jul 2, 2015 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 2436 Views


Menlo water district: average home users will see 35% hike in bill

After making sure they understood the reasons why they had little choice about doing it, the Menlo Park City Council on July...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2015
Last comment by Suzanne, on Jul 30, 2015 at 8:16 am | 2 comments | 1195 Views


District meets water-reduction target in June-July period

Atherton and Menlo Park customers of the California Water Service Company's Bear Gulch District didn't quite meet the 36...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2015
Last comment by Barbara Wood, on Aug 20, 2015 at 6:56 am | 2 comments | 2381 Views


City of Menlo Park loses a fourth top manager

The city of Menlo Park has lost its fourth administrator since mid-July, with the departure of Human Resources Director Gina...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by editor, on Aug 28, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 2 comments | 6032 Views


Downtown Menlo Park gets French patisserie

A woman raised in France who later graduated from Le Cordon Bleu and now lives in Atherton is opening her own patisserie...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Elena Kadvany, on Sep 2, 2015 at 4:29 pm | 2 comments | 1493 Views


Sea level rise: A call for action

Picture this: the San Francisco International Airport is underwater. As many as 120,000 residents of San Mateo County have...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Sami, on Sep 9, 2015 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments | 1448 Views


'Community institution' Bob Delvishio says goodbye

For years, Robert Delvishio has been telling visitors to the West Menlo Park post office that he's wanted to have his name...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by MP mom, on Oct 1, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1157 Views


Belle Haven residents give Facebook a thumbs-up

Facebook officials say they have built a positive relationship with residents of the Belle Haven neighborhood adjoining their...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2015
Last comment by Well now..., on Oct 11, 2015 at 2:10 pm | 2 comments | 2984 Views


Sunset's gardens now closed to the public

Sunset Publishing Corp., which has been at 80 Willow Road in Menlo Park for 63 years, permanently closed its gardens to the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2015
Last comment by resdient, on Nov 5, 2015 at 11:25 pm | 2 comments | 885 Views


Woodside blood donor celebrates milestone

Alden R. Tagg of Woodside sometimes has cookies for dinner. "They're just first-class cookies," he said. "I don't know anybody...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2015
Last comment by POGO, on Nov 16, 2015 at 7:53 am | 2 comments | 3269 Views


Menlo Park city manager makes executive changes

City Manager Alex McIntyre announced three high-level management changes Dec. 2. Read the full story here

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2015
Last comment by Nanc, on Dec 3, 2015 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 3886 Views


Tis The Season To Be Jolly

During the holiday season, we all get our jollies in different ways. For the City of Menlo Park, they may get their jollies...

Original post made by Scrooge on Dec. 8, 2015
Last comment by Tunbridge Wells, on Dec 11, 2015 at 12:42 pm | 2 comments | 908 Views


Menlo Park's new mayor has his hands full

The new mayor of Menlo Park says the city is at a unique moment, when community processes, such as the city's general plan...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2015
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Dec 13, 2015 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments | 1291 Views


CBS SF Bay Area: Safeway Investigates Possible Card Skimming At Some Bay Area Stores

CBS News says ATM cards numbers and PIN numbers have been stolen from Menlo Park Safeway since September:

Original post made by shopper on Dec. 16, 2015
Last comment by shopper, on Dec 18, 2015 at 1:58 pm | 2 comments | 1037 Views
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