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Budget, taxes on Menlo Park agenda

It's hard to talk about the city's budget without talking about taxes, as the Menlo Park City Council will demonstrate during...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 12, 2012 at 6:05 pm | 3 comments | 2776 Views

MENLO PARK

Tuesday: Author Beatriz Williams at Kepler's

Author Beatriz Williams, a Stanford graduate with an MBA from Columbia, will be in conversation with Ted Ullyot, Facebook...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jun 12, 2012 at 3:56 pm | 6 comments | 2734 Views

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Election 2012: Two county tax measures defeated; one may pass

San Mateo County voters defeated two San Mateo County tax measures on June 5. The vote on Measure T, a tax on rental-car...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2012
Last comment by apex, on Jun 12, 2012 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 1946 Views

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State Senate gives snitch tickets a facelift

The next time you get a snitch ticket in the mail, you may be able to check off "none of the above" when asked to identify...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2012
Last comment by Alan, on Jun 12, 2012 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 5272 Views

MENLO PARK

First candidate for Menlo Park council steps up

Getting a head start on the competition, Transportation Commissioner Ray Mueller announced on Tuesday (May 29) that he's...

Original post made on May. 29, 2012
Last comment by get real, on Jun 11, 2012 at 6:06 pm | 17 comments | 3836 Views

ATHERTON

Who's got my phone? There's an app for that

A 15-year-old Menlo-Atherton High School student is facing criminal charges over the alleged theft from a locker room of...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2012
Last comment by surprising, on Jun 10, 2012 at 1:51 am | 8 comments | 3890 Views

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Menlo Palo personal trainer arrested in huge drug bust

A 46-year-old Palo Alto man who is a personal trainer in Menlo Park was arrested Thursday morning in connection with the...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by poster , on Jun 9, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 4 comments | 3332 Views

MENLO PARK

Surprise!

Meredith Cohen, 12, of Menlo Park takes a look at 14 inches of her hair just cut off by hair designer Meli McNiel at Textures...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2012
Last comment by , on Jun 9, 2012 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 2701 Views

MENLO PARK

Hotel tax heading to Menlo Park ballot

"If you hear nothing else tonight -- your city budget is balanced," new City Manager Alex McIntyre told the council on May...

Original post made on May. 30, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Jun 9, 2012 at 11:05 am | 8 comments | 3009 Views

MENLO PARK


Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=11399 posted Thursday, June 7, 2012, 11:19 PM...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 9, 2012 at 7:43 am | 4 comments | 945 Views

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Supervisor's race: Slocum, Masur in runoff

Political veteran Warren Slocum and Redwood City school board member Shelly Masur were the top two vote-getters Tuesday in...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Jun 8, 2012 at 2:35 pm | 6 comments | 3290 Views

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Saturday: Portola Valley picnic, trail dedication

Portola Valley holds its town picnic Saturday with some new features: a trail, a club and a shirt. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by JW, on Jun 8, 2012 at 2:09 pm | 2 comments | 2800 Views

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Voters defeat two county tax measures

San Mateo County voters defeated two San Mateo County tax measures Tuesday. The vote on Measure T, a tax on rental-car company...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 8, 2012 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 2767 Views

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Police release sketch of stabbing suspect

There's a new face wanted by Menlo Park police, who have produced a sketch of one suspect in a stabbing on Monday night,...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by A recent victim also, on Jun 7, 2012 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 2174 Views

ATHERTON

Letter: Athertonians issue was about the name

I have a great deal of respect for the First Amendment. Our judiciary long ago ruled that people should be allowed to say...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Shut Down, on Jun 7, 2012 at 2:11 pm | 5 comments | 2326 Views

ATHERTON

Editorial: Critique of Athertonians blog is off base

One of the cornerstones of our democracy is the free exchange of ideas, no matter how upsetting those ideas might be to another...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 7, 2012 at 10:00 am | 12 comments | 4515 Views

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Hill, Lieber poised for November showdown

Jerry Hill and Sally Lieber cruised to victory at Tuesday's primary election and will now square off in November for a chance...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Hank Lawrence, on Jun 7, 2012 at 9:18 am | 1 comment | 2671 Views

MENLO PARK

Assembly race: Gordon, Yang to face off

The only question regarding the District 24 state Assembly election Tuesday was which of the three political novices in the...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Jun 7, 2012 at 7:34 am | 2 comments | 2727 Views

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Exempting CEQA review of the High Speed Rail Project

State Senator Steinberg is leading the charge to pass an exemption from CEQA violations for the High Speed Rail project,...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Jun. 6, 2012
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jun 6, 2012 at 8:17 pm | 2 comments | 8087 Views

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Criticism greets new high-speed rail CEO

Jeff Morales, the newly hired CEO of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, has been hailed as "exactly the right person...

Original post made on May. 31, 2012
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Jun 6, 2012 at 3:19 pm | 9 comments | 3670 Views
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