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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 | 2448 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 | 2600 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 | 2431 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 | 2660 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 | 2221 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. 2019 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 | 2260 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 | 2243 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Neighbors at odds with district over Oak Knoll School plans

<b>Correction:</b> This story misidentified changes to the plans sought by nearby neighbors. The residents would like the...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2008
Last comment by there's a better way, on Apr 30, 2008 at 11:16 am | 2 comments | 2329 Views

AROUND TOWN

Organic Plant Sale to Benefit Senior Garden Club 5/2

This Friday, May 2nd, from 10:00 A.M to 2:00 P.M., Family Service Agency of San Mateo County will host a special garden sale...

Original post made by Kathy on Apr. 30, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2002 Views

MENLO PARK

Maltbie sets retirement date; Boesch may succeed him

After 19 years on the job, San Mateo County Manager John Maltbie will step down at the end of this year. Read the full...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2008
Last comment by The list goes on, on Apr 30, 2008 at 9:13 am | 2 comments | 2283 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - April 27, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Miracle At Speedy Motors - Alexander Mccall Smith 2. Our Story Begins - Tobias Wolff 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Apr. 29, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2146 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MP schools pursue off-site child care

There is a "high likelihood" that a child care organization in the community could accommodate as many as 80 district students...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2008
Last comment by M * 2, on Apr 29, 2008 at 1:08 pm | 12 comments | 2390 Views

AROUND TOWN

Forgoing services for service

On the last Sunday of this month, the sanctuary of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, usually packed with people, will be empty....

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2008
Last comment by Bill Gestal, on Apr 29, 2008 at 8:43 am | 3 comments | 2304 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Consider online strorage for data backup

Backup your data. Backup your files. Backup your pictures. Backup your 'system state'. Backup, backup, backup! Backup...

Original post made by techpaul on Apr. 27, 2008
Last comment by Jenny, on Apr 27, 2008 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 2217 Views

AROUND TOWN

Remembering Mike Thompson of KCEA

Mike Thompson, the longtime on-air host of big band and swing music on the KCEA (89.1 FM) radio station in Atherton, died...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2008
Last comment by Phil L., on Apr 27, 2008 at 1:47 pm | 32 comments | 3378 Views

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The Almanac launches online real estate site

A comprehensive online guide to local real estate was launched this week by TheAlmanacOnline.com. Homes for sale, open homes,...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by susan, on Apr 25, 2008 at 11:21 pm | 2 comments | 2196 Views

MENLO PARK

Cafe to open at Allied Arts Guild

At long last, a restaurateur has signed on to open a cafe at the Allied Arts Guild, whose owner has been trying since early...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bob Nicholson, on Apr 25, 2008 at 12:54 pm | 1 comment | 2144 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Is there much bullying in peninsula schools?

After reading about the 7 year in Oakland that went to the hospital after repeat attacks by 5th graders, as well as MANY...

Original post made by Preschool mom on Apr. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2268 Views

AROUND TOWN

Key hearing Sunday on future of national parklands

Residents in the Bay Area are blessed to have the Golden Gate National Recreation Area (GGNRA), one of the largest urban...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by Renee Batti, on Apr 23, 2008 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments | 2076 Views
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