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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - July 13, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Patent Lie - Paul Goldstein 2. No 1 You Know - Michelle Richmond 3. Goodnight Bush - Eric...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jul. 14, 2008
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MENLO PARK

Park Theatre - The New Standard

Given how long the Park Theatre has been allowed to be boarded up, combined with covered graffiti, weeds and trash visible...

Original post made by Visioning Committee Observer on Jul. 12, 2008
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jul 13, 2008 at 10:52 pm | 3 comments | 2107 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest Opinion: City of the future will have to be sustainable

Mercedes Benz has announced that in seven years it will no longer manufacture cars that run on gasoline. Other car makers...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by get it right, on Jul 12, 2008 at 6:59 pm | 3 comments | 2051 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park resident, veteran, volunteer Mike Salome dies

Menlo Park resident Mike Salome is no longer feeling cramps in his toes, a reminder of a bout with frostbite in 1944. The...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2008
Last comment by A, on Jul 10, 2008 at 11:49 pm | 2 comments | 1978 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Happy Independence Day to all

I'm relatively new to this forum, but appreciate the opportunity it provides. To all of you fellow forum contributors, Happy...

Original post made by tom on Jul. 3, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 10, 2008 at 3:25 pm | 5 comments | 2171 Views

MENLO PARK

Waving flags on whose dime?

So what's with the new red-white-and-blue flags hanging along downtown Santa Cruz Avenue? Whose idea were they, and who paid...

Original post made by Wondering on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by truth, on Jul 10, 2008 at 12:07 pm | 6 comments | 2307 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton residents create their own wildfire escape plan

An ad hoc group of Atherton residents, worried about the severe fire season, is disseminating a brochure and map showing...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Susan Ayers Walker, on Jul 9, 2008 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 2288 Views

MENLO PARK

After 30 years on the force, Terri Molakides calls it quits

Name a position in the Menlo Park Police Department, and chances are that Terri Molakides has held it. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Rich Cline, on Jul 9, 2008 at 11:37 am | 5 comments | 2986 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Cops prepare for new cell-phone driving laws

Local law enforcement agencies are gearing up to begin enforcing the "hands-free" cell phone laws that go into effect Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2008
Last comment by not laughing, on Jul 9, 2008 at 8:16 am | 35 comments | 2666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rotary marks 10 years of tutoring

Menlo Park club members teach reading to third-graders at Garfield School Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6509...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2008
Last comment by Ken, on Jul 8, 2008 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 2115 Views

MENLO PARK

Can Allied Arts Guild survive?

The Allied Arts Guild in Menlo Park, with its lush gardens, Spanish Colonial architecture, and a soundtrack of trickling...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Fred Waring, on Jul 8, 2008 at 12:11 pm | 6 comments | 3088 Views

MENLO PARK

Katie's Corner: Here comes the Sugar Shack

The Sugar Shack recently opened its doors in downtown Menlo Park. When I heard about this candy wonderland, I had to go see...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2008
Last comment by Jaden, on Jul 7, 2008 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 1759 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Letter: Safety measures needed on Portola Road

The perfect storm occurred in front of our house at 11:26 p.m. June 12, when a car driven by Keith Benford Knudsen, 19, of...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Beth, on Jul 6, 2008 at 1:10 am | 5 comments | 2897 Views

MENLO PARK

Commission on board with renaming Bayfront Park after Mike Bedwell

If Menlo Park's parks and recreation commissioners get their way, Bayfront Park will have a new name as of Jan. 1: Bedwell...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2008
Last comment by KAL TRAINS, on Jul 2, 2008 at 7:17 pm | 1 comment | 1861 Views

AROUND TOWN

First-time novelist tells tale of Silicon Valley wealth, angst

Janelle Brown knew she would live the writing life from the time she was in second grade, she says. Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by Book lover, on Jul 1, 2008 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 2021 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/29/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 2. Art Of Racing In The Rain - Garth Stein 3. Wednesday Sisters...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 30, 2008
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MENLO PARK

How High Speed Rail will affect out local communities

In an article in the new local paper the DAILY POST, Diana Diamond interviews Rod Diridon and writes the following: On...

Original post made by morris brown on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Jun 29, 2008 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 2106 Views

MENLO PARK

Gym gift gets council's initial support

All Menlo Park City Council members are jazzed about an anonymous would-be donor's offer to cover the bulk of the costs to...

Original post made on May. 8, 2008
Last comment by Dhyana Holguin, on Jun 28, 2008 at 2:57 pm | 4 comments | 2123 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Opinion: DA could end calls for death penalty

Should citizens of San Mateo County seek the election of a district attorney who would not seek the death penalty? Read...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by bwc, on Jun 27, 2008 at 10:39 am | 9 comments | 2507 Views

SPORTS

Jumping at a chance to make the Olympic team again

Grace Upshaw, a former resident of Menlo Park, stood at the closing ceremonies of the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece,...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2008
Last comment by Pat Egan, on Jun 26, 2008 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 2463 Views
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