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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers - 5/11/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 2. Careless In Red - Elizabeth George 3. Miracle At...

Original post made by Susan Lider on May. 12, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2181 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Windows Vista | Overcoming "Access Denied"

The Vista security feature that's most effective -- and the most annoying -- will sometimes prevent the Run and command line...

Original post made by TechPaul on May. 11, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2253 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board OKs Oak Knoll campus plan

Despite the Menlo Park City School District's efforts to make some crowd-pleasing changes to the $15 million planned renovation...

Original post made on May. 10, 2008
Last comment by Ann Latta, on May 10, 2008 at 9:55 am | 1 comment | 2312 Views

MENLO PARK

Showdown ahead on Oak Knoll building plan

An enormous valley oak tree that's become a flashpoint for opposition to the construction planned for Oak Knoll School may...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by tree hugger, on May 7, 2008 at 9:16 pm | 16 comments | 2317 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Why deleted isn't really deleted--

I don't know how long it was that I worked and played on computers before I truly understood that when I erased a Word document...

Original post made by TechPaul on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by TechPaul, on May 7, 2008 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 2079 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Styrofoam food containers banned at county facilities

Starting July 1, Styrofoam food containers are out — at least in food facilities operated by San Mateo County, or on...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by Wondering, on May 7, 2008 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments | 2331 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside struggles to find bike committee members

It's easy to find bicyclists in Woodside. They're everywhere on the winding forested roads of this town that prizes its rural...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by Long time Woodsider, on May 7, 2008 at 1:56 pm | 22 comments | 3131 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: $8 million for gym, with strings

The disclosure last week that an anonymous donor has offered the city of Menlo Park $8 million or more toward building a...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by Truth be told, on May 7, 2008 at 11:52 am | 5 comments | 1902 Views

SPORTS

MVLA Avalanche Win Back-to-Back State Championship

The local MVLA Avalanche U15 Girls Soccer Team won their second consecutive Cal-North State Cup Championship last Saturday...

Original post made by Gabe Foo on May. 6, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2546 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - March 30, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1 Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff 2 Mudbound - Hillary Jordan 3 Appeal - John Grisham ...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by www.TheBayAreaIntellect.com, on May 5, 2008 at 9:04 pm | 1 comment | 2196 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - May 4, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff 2. Unaccustomed Earth - Jhumpa Lahiri 3. Brief Wondrous...

Original post made by Susan Lider on May. 5, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2067 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cover story: Stanley Hiller: Nice guy finishes first

From teenage aviation genius to rescuer of failing corporations, Stanley Hiller of Atherton, who died April 20 at age 81,...

Original post made on May. 5, 2008
Last comment by Shannon Borri, on May 5, 2008 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 2695 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Sheriff's detainment could prompt new county policies

San Mateo County Sheriff Greg Munks says he's moved on from an incident in which he was caught in a Las Vegas brothel bust...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by R.GORDON, on May 4, 2008 at 3:41 pm | 13 comments | 2401 Views

MENLO PARK

Anonymous donor offers $8 million for new gym

An anonymous donor has stepped forward and offered Menlo Park $8 million to help build a new Burgess Gym. The offer is...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by R.GORDON, on May 4, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 30 comments | 2580 Views

MENLO PARK

Council receptive to anonymous gym donation

All Menlo Park City Council members said that an anonymous would-be donor's offer to build a new Burgess Gym is worth a...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by R.GORDON, on May 4, 2008 at 3:04 pm | 23 comments | 2408 Views

AROUND TOWN

A Veteran Baker and Devoted Father

I am witing the Menlo Park community to inform them of a pending triple bypass open heart operation for my father Gerald...

Original post made by Michele Page on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Christine Backeroff, on May 1, 2008 at 10:17 pm | 7 comments | 2640 Views

MENLO PARK

Climate Smart Program Makes Sense Given Menlo Park's Goals

Editor, Recent letters to the editor and anonymous comments on the Almanac's web page have been critical of the city of...

Original post made by John Nash on Apr. 21, 2008
Last comment by Henry Riggs, on May 1, 2008 at 5:11 pm | 9 comments | 2210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free Community Arts Day at CSMA

Sunday, June 29, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Families with young children will enjoy this annual free event at the Community School...

Original post made by CSMA on May. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2000 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest Opinion: Few choices with 750 students on the way to Oak Knoll in August

The recent Viewpoint article by Maddie Napel, a Hillview student, was profoundly sad. So many of us are grieving over the...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scott Oesterling, on Apr 30, 2008 at 12:06 pm | 3 comments | 2242 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Time running out for Oak Knoll oak

Residents who live near Oak Knoll elementary school are finding out that their school district is not willing to change its...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2008
Last comment by there's a better way, on Apr 30, 2008 at 11:18 am | 2 comments | 2224 Views
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