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AROUND TOWN

Zuckerberg weds longtime girlfriend Saturday

Trading his hoodie for a dark suit and tie, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg married his longtime girlfriend, Priscilla Chan,...

Original post made on May. 21, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Park Admirer, on May 21, 2012 at 1:08 pm | 1 comment | 2288 Views

AROUND TOWN

Is the League of Woman Voters Nonpartisan?

While the League of Women Voters do not endorse candidates it invariably supports bills and measures that have a decidely...

Original post made by Menlo Observer on May. 21, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1607 Views

ATHERTON

Should Atherton become a 'charter' city?

Atherton has begun the process of taking more control over its own fate by changing from a general law city, operating under...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 20, 2012 at 2:55 pm | 14 comments | 3252 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo-Atherton grad behind the scenes of Facebook's IPO

When Tom Wirth graduated from Menlo-Atherton High School in 1975, not many people outside California had heard of Menlo Park....

Original post made on May. 19, 2012
Last comment by , on May 19, 2012 at 9:37 am | 1 comment | 3104 Views

AROUND TOWN

Seven seek single Board of Supervisors seat

Among the critical issues facing San Mateo County government: a projected $26 million revenue shortfall for the next fiscal...

Original post made on May. 16, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on May 18, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 26 comments | 3101 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park's main library closes

The Menlo Park public library on Alma Street closes on May 21 for renovation. When it reopens on June 18, patrons will see...

Original post made on May. 18, 2012
Last comment by Concerned, on May 18, 2012 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 2365 Views

ATHERTON

Saturday: Democratic forum

"From the Quill to the Cloud: Protecting Civil Liberties in the Age of Innovation" will be the topic of discussion at an...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by April Vargas, on May 17, 2012 at 3:57 pm | 2 comments | 2932 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

34 to graduate from Mid-Peninsula High

Thirty-four students are graduating June 2 from Mid-Peninsula High School, a private high school for grades 9 to 12, located...

Original post made on May. 17, 2012
Last comment by Ellis A. Schoichet AIA, on May 17, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 3401 Views

AROUND TOWN

Those were the days

In the 1930s, El Camino Real in Menlo Park looked much different than it does today, as the city considers adopting a new...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Scholar, on May 17, 2012 at 1:30 pm | 6 comments | 2720 Views

MENLO PARK

Town Square: More fallout from downtown plan

Visit AlmanacNews.com/square to join the conversation on Town Square, the Almanac's online forum.</I></B> Read the full...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by greenie, on May 16, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 3 comments | 2510 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: New wrinkle in June 5 primary

This year voters will find a different system in place when they go to the polls or cast their ballots by mail in the June...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Carlos Romero for SMC Supervisor!, on May 16, 2012 at 4:40 pm | 12 comments | 2644 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Ford Field fundraising drive looks promising

The goal seems within reach of finding $588,000 to begin a project to renovate Ford (baseball) Field at 3399 Alpine Road...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Tim Goode, on May 16, 2012 at 12:29 pm | 5 comments | 3528 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Letter: Plastic bag ban would be a pain for everyone

The stated purpose of the proposed plastic bag ban and 10-cent fee at checkout counters is to encourage shoppers to bring...

Original post made on May. 13, 2012
Last comment by dirty bag, on May 16, 2012 at 12:12 pm | 11 comments | 4501 Views

AROUND TOWN

Film Project at Atherton Library

GG Films is a documentary filmmaking team, and will be hosting a group at the Atherton Library the 3rd Wednesday of each...

Original post made by Atherton Library on May. 16, 2012
There are no comments yet. 1936 Views

MENLO PARK

Graduation 2011: La Entrada School awards diplomas to 127 students

<I>Submitted by Tanya Rianda, sixth grade/student activities director, La Entrada School.</I></B> Read the full story here...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
There are no comments yet. 3166 Views

ATHERTON

Athertonians may clash in court

Definition of Athertonians: residents of Atherton, California. Simple, right? Think again. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=11242...

Original post made on May. 15, 2012
Last comment by Editor, on May 15, 2012 at 1:44 pm | 1 comment | 2218 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Flint likely choice as permanent chief

Interim Police Chief Ed Flint is likely to become Atherton's permanent chief when the City Council meets on Wednesday, May...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on May 14, 2012 at 3:41 pm | 2 comments | 2805 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Police report gunfire in Menlo Park

Menlo Park police responded to several calls about gunfire at around 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12, in the 800 block of Ivy...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Mavis, on May 14, 2012 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 2885 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton - Charter City?

Atherton's Council will consider whether to become a Charter City this Wednesday. From Wikipedia: For example, in...

Original post made by Bell Rizzo on May. 12, 2012
Last comment by Questions, on May 14, 2012 at 12:33 pm | 3 comments | 2176 Views

MENLO PARK

Three challenge Rich Gordon in Assembly race

==B Election 2012:== As Rich Gordon, D-Menlo Park, asks District 24 residents to send him back to the state Assembly for...

Original post made on May. 10, 2012
Last comment by joe, on May 13, 2012 at 11:47 pm | 6 comments | 2964 Views
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