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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Majority of Young Adults Patronize Their Public Library

On 23 Oct, the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project issued results of its study: "Younger Americans’ Reading...

Original post made by Mary Sweeney on Oct. 23, 2012
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AROUND TOWN

This week at Atherton Library

Tuesday, October 23 at 1:15 pm: Baby Bounce and Rhyme Time for ages 0-18 months. Wednesday, October 24 at 3:30 pm: Origami...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Oct. 23, 2012
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PORTOLA VALLEY

Design panel to step into fray over affordable housing in Portola Valley

Stepping into the affordable housing controversy in Portola Valley, the town's Architectural & Site Control Commission will...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2012
Last comment by town planner sydney, on Oct 22, 2012 at 11:53 pm | 5 comments | 1162 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Hanretty named Portola Valley superintendent

Tim Hanretty, who has served as chief financial officer and assistant superintendent for the Portola Valley and Woodside...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2010
Last comment by CITIZEN00, on Oct 22, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 6 comments | 3356 Views

MENLO PARK

Mayor speaks on the state of Menlo Park

A small crowd gathered at the Stanford Park Hotel on Oct. 16 to listen to Mayor Kirsten Keith's state of the city speech. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by great adjective, on Oct 22, 2012 at 11:39 am | 6 comments | 1487 Views

AROUND TOWN

Search for Walgreens robber continues

It's not Halloween yet, but that didn't stop a man from donning a fake moustache before robbing a Walgreens in Menlo Park...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2012
Last comment by resident, on Oct 22, 2012 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 834 Views

ATHERTON

APOA aka Teamsters slow in posting video of 10/17/12 meeting

Usually they are right on top of it to keep the residents of Atherton informed of the council meetings. This is the first...

Original post made by Michael G Stogner on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Thanks, on Oct 22, 2012 at 8:59 am | 4 comments | 1423 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Saturday: Film, program on bullying

Filmmaker Sunnie McFadden-Burtis, who produced the Canadian documentary, "Bullying: A Culture of Silence," will show the...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2012
Last comment by Disappointed, on Oct 20, 2012 at 9:17 pm | 1 comment | 1369 Views

MENLO PARK

What's in a name? Menlo Park City Council candidate endorsements

With about a month to go before the Nov. 6 Menlo Park City Council elections, the five candidates are hitting the campaign...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by Margaret Fruth, on Oct 20, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 29 comments | 9295 Views

MENLO PARK

Bus Stop Benches Refurbished by Rotary Club

In this time of national elections, State ballot proposals and local city council candidates vieing for two seats, it may...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Oct 20, 2012 at 8:43 am | 2 comments | 1026 Views

AROUND TOWN

Measure A would hike sales tax

A Daly City Catholic hospital is spending big to influence San Mateo County voters on Measure A, a half-cent increase to...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Bob, on Oct 19, 2012 at 7:33 pm | 6 comments | 1624 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Willow Road/101 interchange meeting

As if there's not enough civic activities this week, the California Department of Transportation and the county will host...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2012
Last comment by just wait, on Oct 19, 2012 at 2:42 pm | 4 comments | 1344 Views

MENLO PARK

Measure K would hike hotel tax

Tax increases, although a time-honored way to generate more money for government, often face a stiff fight for approval by...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
Last comment by Scholar, on Oct 19, 2012 at 2:25 pm | 3 comments | 1374 Views

MENLO PARK

The Mix yogurt shop closes in Menlo Park

The Mix, a frozen yogurt "treatery" located at 3536 Alameda de las Pulgas in West Menlo Park, is closing Friday, Oct. 19....

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2012
Last comment by Nate McKitterick, on Oct 19, 2012 at 1:48 pm | 11 comments | 2243 Views

SPORTS

Meteor zips over Bay Area Wednesday night, landing with sonic boom

A large meteor streaked across the night sky Wednesday night and was seen and heard throughout the Bay Area. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2012
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Oct 19, 2012 at 11:00 am | 7 comments | 6570 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo announces Nathaniel Healy as new head of school

The assistant head of a Seattle private school will become the new head at Menlo School July 1, Menlo announced Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2012
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PORTOLA VALLEY

Dangerous Black Porche in Los Trancos woods

To Whom It May Concern, I was driving up Los Trancos the other day with my 5 year old son, when a sleek, new black Porche...

Original post made by Anonymous on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 18, 2012 at 10:51 pm | 28 comments | 4968 Views

ATHERTON

Police union tactics, new town manager on Atherton City Council agenda

Hiring a new town manager and addressing the police union's mail and phone campaign that critics decry as misleading and...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 18, 2012 at 11:36 am | 22 comments | 2253 Views

ATHERTON

Library Funds not approved for Atherton Traffic Light

The Yes on Measure F campaign has an ad on the Almanac web site, that the new two-story county library with a footprint of...

Original post made by Traffic Light on Oct. 18, 2012
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OTHER TOPICS

Orionid meteor shower

The Orionid meteor shower was the cause of the Wed evening boom. The boom was likely from a meteor as it "fireballed" and...

Original post made by whatever on Oct. 18, 2012
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