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No charges against driver in accident that killed bicyclist Joy Covey
San Mateo County prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against the driver of a delivery van involved in a fatal accident... Last comment on Apr 16, 2014 at 4:34 pm | 8 comments

No signs of trauma on Menlo Park woman found dead on Mt. Tam
An autopsy on Magdalena Glinkowski, the Menlo Park woman who was found dead in Mt. Tamalpais State Park on Saturday,... Last comment 5 hours ago | 7 comments

Body of Menlo Park hiker found on Mt. Tamalpais
Authorities used fingerprints to identify a body found this morning (April 12) on a slope of Mt. Tamalpais as the body... Last comment on Apr 15, 2014 at 6:58 pm | 31 comments

 
 
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First person: Witnessing both pain and human resilience in Oso
As a Red Cross volunteer I've seen areas devastated by hurricanes, tornadoes, floods and fires. Thursday, 5:09 PM

Saturday: Hunt Easter eggs in Menlo Park
Menlo Park's annual Easter egg hunts take place on April 19 from 10 a.m. to noon at Burgess Park and at Kelly Park. Thursday, 5:07 PM

Atherton: Making roads safer for bicyclists, walkers
An El Camino Real shrunken to four traffic lanes, with a shared bike and pedestrian trail on one side and a bike lane buffered from traffic on the other, is just one of the projects envisioned in a draft master plan for bicycle and pedestrian circulation in Atherton. Thursday, 8:05 AM | 1 comments

Nine purported gang members could face death penalty
Alleged members of three East Palo Alto gangs who were indicted for murder with special circumstances in March could face the death penalty, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said. Thursday, 9:07 AM | 2 comments

One killed after sailboat collides with buoy during race
One person was killed and one injured Wednesday evening when a sailboat taking part in a race near Redwood City collided with a channel marker buoy, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said. Thursday, 9:55 AM

Menlo Park: Two win 2014 environmental awards
Menlo Park bestowed two Environmental Quality Awards this year, one to a resident, and another to a business. Thursday, 9:42 AM | 1 comments

Today: Emergency response exercise at Cafe Zoe in Menlo Park
Emergency response teams and community volunteers, in cooperation with the county and Menlo Park Fire Protection District, will attempt to deliver thousands of "anthrax vaccines" door to door in three hours on Thursday, April 17. Thursday, 8:02 AM | 1 comments

Recent home sales - April 16
Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Thursday, 12:59 PM

No charges against driver in accident that killed Joy Covey
San Mateo County prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against the driver of a delivery van involved in a fatal accident in September 2013 that took the life of Woodside cyclist and former Amazon CFO Joy Covey. Wednesday, 7:10 AM | 8 comments

Portola Valley: Hidden license-plate cameras capture traffic
Radar-equipped vehicle-speed-monitoring trailers often seen along the side of the road in Portola Valley have been doing double duty recently: informing motorists of their forward velocity and taking photographs of their license plates. Tuesday, 8:58 AM | 17 comments

FAA invites comment from residents under flight paths
A strong turnout from Portola Valley, Ladera and Woodside is expected at the workshop hosted by the Federal Aviation Administration in the San Mateo Public Library at 55 W. 3rd Ave. at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 17. Wednesday, 10:47 AM | 1 comments

No signs of trauma on Menlo woman found dead on Mt. Tam
An autopsy on Magdalena Glinkowski, the Menlo Park woman who was found dead in Mt. Tamalpais State Park on Saturday, showed no obvious signs of trauma, Marin County sheriff's officials said this afternoon.
Tuesday, 3:18 PM | 7 comments

Menlo Park: Bicyclist dies 5 months after collision
A bicyclist severely injured last November after colliding with a car has died, according to Menlo Park police. Tuesday, 10:10 AM | 8 comments

Woodside: Revolver on console undermines driver's statement
Police calls: Deputies headed west on Kings Mountain encountered a vehicle traveling east and made a traffic stop. The driver, when asked if there were firearms in the vehicle, said "No," but a deputy saw a revolver on the center console. Tuesday, 8:59 AM

Wednesday: Carriage house restoration plan on Atherton council agenda
Plans for a $2.5 million renovation of the carriage house in Holbrook-Palmer Park will be presented to the Atherton City Council at its regular meeting on Wednesday, April 16. Tuesday, 1:56 PM

Atherton teen honored for efforts 'to make a lasting impact'
High school senior Jessica Bird's volunteer work to combat sex-trafficking worldwide, an effort she began while on a church mission in Costa Rica, has earned her a national award. Tuesday, 10:13 AM | 1 comments

Two arrested in Menlo Park burglary
On Friday afternoon, a Menlo Park resident noticed that the house seemed a bit emptier than it had that morning, what with computers, electronics and jewelry missing, and called police to report a burglary. Monday, 9:44 AM | 3 comments

Menlo Park rescue team member describes grim search for mudslide victims

Stanford professor and poet Wesley Trimpi dies at 85

City looks into flooding near Nealon Park

Body of Menlo Park hiker found on Mt. Tamalpais

Mosquito with potential to carry yellow fever found again in Menlo Park

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Menlo Park starts drafting response to Caltrain electrification report

 

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