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Menlo Park: New El Camino Real mixed-use project
Pinnacle Group has submitted an application to build a new mixed-use complex at 1283-1295 El Camino Real, according to the... Last comment 1 hour ago | 14 comments

Downtown Parking - Call For Ideas
What can be done to improve parking in the Menlo Park downtown area? Certainly there are ways that can make the experience... Last comment 1 hour ago | 65 comments

Editorial: Get serious about conserving water
Town council members from both Portola Valley and Woodside at recent meetings expressed concern about the significant increase... Last comment 2 hours ago | 6 comments

Menlo Park: Specific plan initiative goes to ballot
Voters will have a chance to determine the fate of a grassroots group's proposed changes to Menlo Park's downtown/El Camino... Last comment 38 minutes ago | 50 comments

 
 
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Gentaro King, 7, flys his kite at Bedwell-Bayfront Park. Gentaro bought his kite on vacation in China and it is made of more than 30 paper pieces. Submitted by Michelle Le on May 17, 2010

 
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Menlo Park: Fifth person pulls papers in council race
A fifth potential contender has pulled nomination papers for November's Menlo Park City Council race -- Kristin Duriseti, who has served on the Environmental Quality Commission for the past six years.
Tuesday, 10:11 AM

Portola Valley: Interim principal appointed for Corte Madera
John Dean, the Portola Valley School District's director of learning and media, has been named interim principal at Corte Madera School. The appointment was made by the district's governing board at a special meeting July 18. Tuesday, 11:40 AM

Menlo Park city hall remodel still on hold
Frustrations arose at a recent Menlo Park City Council meeting over plans to renovate city hall. The council and the city's staff agree that renovating city hall -- currently stuffed to the seams with employees -- is the right course of action. The point of disagreement is over how much to spend. Tuesday, 11:15 AM

The issue that just won't die: Atherton's Parker Avenue
Some residents of Parker Avenue in Atherton, a dead-end street of 21 homes on 7,800-square-foot lots, just want their street to stay the way it is. But others have been trying for years to get town regulations changed so they can further develop their property.
Tuesday, 11:16 AM

Menlo Park: BBC restaurant plans move ahead
Rob Fischer's plans to renovate the historic BBC in Menlo Park into a three-floor restaurant are moving along; he requested building permits, according to the city's staff. Tuesday, 9:22 AM | 2 comments

Menlo Park: Cline, Combs pull papers for council race
Two people so far have pulled papers to potentially run for the Menlo Park City Council this year: incumbent Rich Cline and Planning Commissioner Andrew Combs. Monday, 10:04 AM | 6 comments

Water mandates signal 'get tough' approach
The state Water Resources Control Board on July 15 took steps to enable local water agencies to move beyond voluntary compliance with water conservation guidelines for residents of "urban settings." Monday, 8:41 AM | 2 comments

Police calls: Man says he was 'traveling' without a license, not driving
Crime reports from Woodside and Menlo Park Monday, 8:41 AM

Almanac publisher commended
Tom Gibboney, center, who retired June 27 as editor and publisher of the Almanac, was commended by the Menlo Park City Council on July 15 for his 21 years of service in that position. Monday, 12:21 AM | 1 comments

Two incumbents file for re-election to Atherton council

Editorial: Get serious about conserving water

Woodside: Deputies use Taser on 'physically combative' Redwood City man

Author, model, and comedic talent Fran Kearton dies

Sold out ... or nearly so

Menlo Park: New El Camino Real mixed-use project

Menlo Park: Crepes Cafe closing on July 28

HP CEO Meg Whitman named board chair

Atherton council chooses civic center project manager

Police calls: Woodside construction site burglarized for $18,900 in losses

Woodside: Fencing setbacks debated

Menlo Park: Specific plan initiative goes to ballot

 

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