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MENLO PARK

Stanford offers lease deal to Menlo Park residents

Stanford is offering a lease-extension proposal to Menlo Park residents in the Stanford Hills and Stanford Creek neighborhoods...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2013
Last comment by curious, on Apr 28, 2013 at 5:35 pm | 2 comments | 4678 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Resident agrees to $75,000 penalty for felling trees without a permit

Portola Valley resident David L. Douglass has agreed to pay a penalty of $75,000 to head off a potential lawsuit from the...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by POGO, on Apr 28, 2013 at 9:16 am | 13 comments | 1851 Views

AROUND TOWN

Back in bloom

Once again 500 daffodils put on a springtime show at the corner of Woodside Road and Northgate Drive in Woodside. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2013
There are no comments yet. 863 Views

AROUND TOWN

Uncounted ballots found from November election

San Mateo County election officials said Thursday that 65 uncounted provisional ballots from November's election were...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by provo man, on Apr 26, 2013 at 2:54 pm | 16 comments | 1305 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deputies pursue 'reckless' driver over mountainous Woodside roads

A mid-morning car chase involving deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office spilled out on to Interstate 280 north...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2013
Last comment by duh, on Apr 26, 2013 at 8:24 am | 3 comments | 6539 Views

WOODSIDE

opera Il Trovatore

Fox Redwood City production of Il Trovatore April 28th @ 2pm...

Original post made by Bay Shore Lyric Opera on Apr. 25, 2013
There are no comments yet. 925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: City needs to release results of probe

Menlo Park's stance that the results of an investigation into the firing of instructor Michelle Sutton and allegations of...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Apr 25, 2013 at 9:18 pm | 7 comments | 1474 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jim Plunkett passes the ball to his daughter

Children grow up, go to college, get jobs and move away. Former Raider and Stanford star quarterback Jim Plunkett of Atherton...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by alex plunkett, on Apr 25, 2013 at 7:07 pm | 10 comments | 4619 Views

WOODSIDE

Tonight: Woodside Town Council to consider fine of $52,500 for tree cutting without a permit

The Town Council will consider an appeal tonight (April 23) by a Woodside property owner facing a fine of $52,500 for the...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by love our town, on Apr 25, 2013 at 4:39 pm | 5 comments | 1569 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Hearing on Menlo Park housing element

The Menlo Park Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday night, April 22, on proposed changes to the housing...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Iceberg tip, on Apr 25, 2013 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 1081 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside council hits back hard on felling trees without a permit

It isn't the first five-figure penalty the Woodside Town Council has assessed on a property owner for felling mature trees...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by long timer, on Apr 25, 2013 at 12:02 pm | 3 comments | 1171 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton police union letter raises some residents' ire

Some residents are calling it a scare tactic and a "shameful" attempt to misrepresent reality. But the head of the police...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Credibility, on Apr 24, 2013 at 7:14 pm | 18 comments | 2347 Views

MENLO PARK

Zuckerberg shares lessons learned

This year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and colleague Naomi Gleit taught a 10-week class on entrepreneurship for 18 seventh-...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 24, 2013 at 4:11 pm | 3 comments | 1028 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park: Condoleezza Rice says immigration reform essential to strong economy

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice led a bipartisan gathering of elite politicians in Menlo Park on Tuesday to...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Apr 24, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 3 comments | 1138 Views

MENLO PARK

Residents: Get employee costs under control

Menlo Park City Council members said they wanted to hear what the public thinks about matters they should consider during...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Don R, on Apr 24, 2013 at 2:33 pm | 1 comment | 932 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ditch Your Device Week

April 29 to May 5 is Ditch Your Device Week (Also known as Screen-Free Week). The Atherton Library is offerering expanded...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Apr. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1085 Views

MENLO PARK

Our Planning Department and the Stanford Project

We've all learned many unpleasant lessons from the Stanford/Arrillaga project, including how the City was apparently misled...

Original post made by Observer on Apr. 19, 2013
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Apr 24, 2013 at 1:07 pm | 68 comments | 2358 Views

ATHERTON

How do you feel about paying for Obama's fundraising

Just thought you should see the feedback I am getting please stick to your guns. Atherton should set a precedence, and we...

Original post made by Colleen Anderson on Apr. 23, 2013
Last comment by RNC fundraisers, on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:23 am | 8 comments | 1048 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton P.D. to cost taxpayers more than $400K more per year

In a development from last week's council meeting that the Almanac has stayed curiously silent on, it was announced that...

Original post made by Oh no... on Apr. 22, 2013
Last comment by Oh no..., on Apr 24, 2013 at 8:12 am | 15 comments | 1354 Views

AROUND TOWN

Runner says she was hit by car in Menlo Park

A 61-year-old woman jogging along Ringwood Avenue in Menlo Park was left bruised and shaken after a hit-and-run encounter...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mark, on Apr 23, 2013 at 9:25 pm | 11 comments | 1583 Views
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