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MENLO PARK

Tonight: Concert benefits children's library

The Picasso Ensemble will perform a concert of music ranging from the Baroque to the present at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2012
Last comment by Dr. Know, on Apr 26, 2012 at 2:40 pm | 4 comments | 2794 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Suicide or murder? Attorneys duel in closing arguments

Did Parima Parineh commit suicide in the bedroom of her Woodside home on April 13, 2010, or was she shot and killed by her...

Original post made on May. 22, 2013
Last comment by POGO, on May 22, 2013 at 8:23 pm | 2 comments | 2794 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park won't disclose findings of investigation into city's gymnastics program

The investigation into allegations of a hostile workplace within Menlo Park's gymnastics program will likely take at least...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2013
Last comment by More investigations?, on Apr 6, 2013 at 3:55 pm | 7 comments | 2794 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public asked to help families devastated by fire

Redwood City officials are asking the public to help families who lost everything in an apartment building fire in the...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2794 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Corrections in Portola Valley story

In the Sept. 19 issue, the Almanac reported on plans by the town of Portola Valley to purchase a property at 900 Portola...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2012
Last comment by pvresident, on Oct 1, 2012 at 11:28 am | 2 comments | 2794 Views

MENLO PARK

Another woman reports she was sexually assaulted

A woman reported being sexually assaulted while jogging through El Palo Alto Park in Palo Alto early Wednesday morning, Sept....

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2012
Last comment by Darryl, on Sep 28, 2012 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 2793 Views

AROUND TOWN

Missing teen located, no merit to abduction

A teenage boy believed to have been abducted from his home this week was located by police Saturday morning (April 18)...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2009
Last comment by Mildred, on Apr 19, 2009 at 8:38 pm | 4 comments | 2793 Views

MENLO PARK

Ciardella mailings fail to disclose source

Rick Ciardella, challenging for one of two open seats on the Menlo Park City Council, drew criticism over the weekend for...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2008
Last comment by Joe the Plumber, on Nov 4, 2008 at 6:56 pm | 4 comments | 2792 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Portola Valley attorney appointed to Superior Court bench

Elizabeth C. Peterson, a resident of Portola Valley and a partner in the Palo Alto law firm of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich &...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2017
Last comment by whatever, on Jan 9, 2017 at 1:53 pm | 3 comments | 2792 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park mayor joins race for seat on Board of Supervisors

Newly minted Menlo Park Mayor Kirsten Keith on Saturday tossed her name into a crowded field of candidates for a seat on...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2012
Last comment by Henry Riggs, on Feb 7, 2012 at 12:17 pm | 18 comments | 2792 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sequoia Healthcare District candidate statements for November election

This election cycle will provide voters with some real choices in the Sequoia Healthcare District election. In addition...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by da guv, on Aug 19, 2014 at 11:41 pm | 10 comments | 2791 Views

WOODSIDE

Expensive watch stolen from golf bag

Someone stole a Rolex watch and a set of keys with a total estimated value of $10,300 from a golf bag at the Menlo County...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2791 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: City struggles to serve the 'media'

We can understand why some government officials believe that answering media queries takes valuable time away from their...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2011
Last comment by Long time Menlo Man, on Feb 8, 2011 at 8:08 pm | 8 comments | 2790 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Frank Moura hands over the baton

After 39 years as the director of the Menlo-Atherton High School Jazz Band and a music teacher, Frank Moura will retire in...

Original post made on May. 17, 2010
Last comment by Mr. B, on Oct 18, 2011 at 5:40 pm | 3 comments | 2790 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School parcel tax backers raise $16K

The committee backing two parcel tax measures in the Menlo Park City School District has reported that it raised $16,241...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2016
Last comment by Drink your woes away, on Apr 30, 2016 at 9:21 pm | 9 comments | 2790 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Woodside joins ban on plastic bags at checkout counters

To encourage the use of reusable shopping bags, Woodside will join other local towns and follow the lead of San Mateo County...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2790 Views

AROUND TOWN

Belle Haven residents don't like 'Bayfront' label for M-2 zone

Some residents of Menlo Park's Belle Haven neighborhood say they don't like the fact that the industrial district around...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Kielie, on Oct 8, 2015 at 5:24 pm | 5 comments | 2790 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Did council member's online remark violate the town's ethics code?

Woodside's ethics code and whether Councilman Chris Shaw violated it in an online remark will be the first order of new business...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2017
Last comment by awatkins, on Sep 14, 2017 at 1:03 pm | 17 comments | 2790 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton Town Council: Setting the Table

There must be an election going on. Absentee ballots arrive this week, buckets of campaign literature arrive in the mail,...

Original post made by table setter on Oct. 8, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 8, 2012 at 6:15 pm | 4 comments | 2790 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bid4Kids - M-A Foundation Auction

The M-A Foundation online auction is now open. Bidding will close on Monday, April 15th. Take a look at the catalog at...

Original post made by Lucia Tedesco on Apr. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2789 Views
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