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SPORTS

Track & field: Miranda breaks Menlo school record

Menlo School sophomore Robert Miranda ran himself into the history book at the Sacramento Meet of Champions on Saturday as...

Original post made on May. 2, 2016
Last comment by scott marconda, on Oct 3, 2016 at 8:48 pm | 2 comments | 1269 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton: Police Chief Ed Flint is retiring

Atherton Police Chief Ed Flint will retire effective Oct. 14, the town announced on Sept. 30. Chief Flint had been on leave...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Scott Barnum, on Oct 3, 2016 at 8:30 pm | 5 comments | 3206 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Feds charge resident with bank fraud

Federal authorities have charged Portola Valley resident Mark Migdal and a co-defendant from Hillsborough with bank fraud...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Interested onlooker, on Oct 3, 2016 at 4:39 pm | 3 comments | 4397 Views

WOODSIDE

Driver suffers major injuries in crash near Woodside

A person was trapped inside a vehicle that went over an embankment Saturday evening in unincorporated San Mateo County,...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2016
Last comment by KimL, on Oct 3, 2016 at 3:33 pm | 6 comments | 4027 Views

FICTION

Debate thread - Trump word salad

Drives me crazy - he speaks in Word Salads, jumping back and forth among topics. Why am I missing? Reminds me of the...

Original post made by Tanner on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by R. Diggit, on Oct 3, 2016 at 3:02 pm | 32 comments | 771 Views

SPORTS

Riekes Center athletes compete in Rio Paralympics

Two athletes who train or work at the Riekes Center for Human Advancement in North Fair Oaks – Katie Holloway and Steven...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Beth, on Oct 3, 2016 at 2:47 pm | 1 comment | 1884 Views

AROUND TOWN

SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age

MPCSD Parent Education Presents, "SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age" Movie screening followed by conversation...

Original post made by MPCSD Parent Education on Oct. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 267 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park bike rodeo gives kids tips on steet safety

Menlo Park's Police Department and Bicycle Commission hosted a bike rodeo recently that taught sixth-graders at Hillview...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Oct 3, 2016 at 9:16 am | 1 comment | 1229 Views

AROUND TOWN

In 148 years, the San Diego Union-Tribune has never endorsed a Democrat for president. They're for Clinton.

"Endorsement Why Hillary Clinton is the safe choice for president" Vengeful, dishonest and impulsive, Trump is no Romney....

Original post made by Eton on Oct. 1, 2016
Last comment by Eton, on Oct 2, 2016 at 10:38 pm | 5 comments | 385 Views

ATHERTON

Fire board, Atherton lower the heat in funding fray

The Atherton City Council has made known its concerns about possible inequities between funding for town operations and funding...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 1, 2016 at 9:07 pm | 10 comments | 1668 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

LA Times says Trump ahead

The Los Angeles Times, as of today says that Donald Trump is ahead of Hillary Clinton by over 5 % at 49.7% against 44.8%....

Original post made by Poll Watcher on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Outlier poll, on Oct 1, 2016 at 6:52 am | 6 comments | 411 Views

MENLO PARK

Saturday: Menlo Park retirement celebration for Martha of Martha's Pastries

Martha Merz, recognized by locals as the Martha of Martha's Pastries, is retiring after spending the past 28 years running...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Alice, on Sep 30, 2016 at 9:39 pm | 1 comment | 2019 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park: New name for German-American International School

Menlo Park's German-American International School is no more. In name, that is. The private school has changed its name to...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Franz, on Sep 30, 2016 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 1991 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton council hears update on civic center design

When Atherton's City Council asked its architects to shave some square footage, and cost, off the new civic center's design,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on Sep 30, 2016 at 4:35 pm | 6 comments | 2036 Views

MENLO PARK

Planned Parenthood Endorses Catherine Carlton!

Congratulations to Menlo Park City Council Candidate Catherine Carlton for recieving the only City Council candidate endorsement...

Original post made by Race Watcher on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Park Resident, on Sep 30, 2016 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 398 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Council approves terms for Greenheart development

A project to build 420,000 square feet of residential, office and retail space on the large vacant lot along El Camino Real...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Lost opportunity, on Sep 30, 2016 at 12:41 pm | 33 comments | 3756 Views

MENLO PARK

Laurel School wins National Blue Ribbon Schools recognition

Laurel School in Atherton, which next month will open its second campus in Menlo Park, has won a prestigious National Blue...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Tybe Diamond, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:59 pm | 3 comments | 2424 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside council agrees in principle to moving elections to even-numbered years

In a move that should prove cost effective and compliant with state law, the Woodside Town Council on Tuesday, Sept. 27,...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by Not a fan, on Sep 29, 2016 at 8:17 pm | 1 comment | 1306 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Menlo Park district school board seeks public comment on budget woes

A meeting seeking public comment on solutions to the Menlo Park City School District's budget problems will be held at 6...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Sep 29, 2016 at 6:54 pm | 17 comments | 2123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Lennie Roberts named 'Environmental Hero'

Ladera resident Lennie Roberts, a local legislative advocate for the Committee for Green Foothills, has long been a local...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by naturegirl, on Sep 29, 2016 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 2711 Views
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Readers' Choice ballot is here

It’s time to decide what local business is worthy of the title “Almanac Readers' Choice” — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 19th issue of The Almanac.

VOTE HERE