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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Civil rights lawyers scrutinize school district

In a bid to start a conversation on addressing poor academic performance among students from the Ravenswood City School District...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2013
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 25, 2013 at 6:05 pm | 22 comments | 15875 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park fire chief returns home after fall

After three decades in a career that saw him deployed for 9/11, the Oklahoma City bombing, Katrina and local emergencies...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on Jul 25, 2013 at 3:34 pm | 15 comments | 1676 Views

MENLO PARK

Letter: A call for Mayor Ohtaki's resignation

What does Menlo Park Mayor Peter Ohtaki do when faced with hundreds of requests from Menlo Park residents to review the specific...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Planner, on Jul 25, 2013 at 11:51 am | 3 comments | 1301 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park police plan to expand surveillance

Four surveillance cameras will be added to the Menlo Park Police Department's arsenal if city officials agree. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by where is the LINE, on Jul 25, 2013 at 11:41 am | 12 comments | 1327 Views

AROUND TOWN

Upcoming Programs at Atherton Library

Thursday, July 25 at 4 pm- Musical Storytime for all ages. Friday, July 26 at 7 pm- Family Movie Night featuring "James...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Jul. 25, 2013
There are no comments yet. 676 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley weighs future of farmers' market

The Portola Valley Town Council in April approved a six-week trial for the Thursday afternoon farmers' market. On Wednesday...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Realist, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 1073 Views

ATHERTON

What's with all the off leash dogs at Holbrook Palmer Park?

What's with the increase in off leash dogs there? Is it suddenly legal to have one's dog off leash & not responsive to voice...

Original post made by Hmmm on Jul. 24, 2013
There are no comments yet. 893 Views

WOODSIDE

Open space district opens new trail

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Tuesday (July 23) opened a one-half mile trail connecting the Skyline Trail/Bay...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jul 24, 2013 at 8:15 pm | 1 comment | 1136 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Update: Menlo Park police arrest fugitive

Menlo Park police and FBI agents arrested on Monday a 48-year-old Newark man who has been on the run from police in connection...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on Jul 24, 2013 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 944 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton voters to choose council member, decide on parcel tax renewal in November

Atherton voters will choose their new council member after all: The City Council reaffirmed on Wednesday night (July 17)...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 24, 2013 at 10:56 am | 40 comments | 2763 Views

MENLO PARK

Man arrested in hit-and-run in downtown Menlo Park

Menlo Park police arrested and booked into county jail Michael Ford, 38, of Palo Alto on felony charges of leaving the scene...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by resident, on Jul 23, 2013 at 10:22 pm | 1 comment | 1028 Views

FICTION

Kepler's reboot enters second year

Kepler's, the "Silicon Valley bookstore that keeps reinventing itself," appears to be enjoying a new lease on life after...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Dizzy, on Jul 23, 2013 at 11:32 am | 2 comments | 1796 Views

AROUND TOWN

Coroner confirms girl was killed by truck

The San Mateo County coroner Friday confirmed that a 16-year-old girl was fatally struck by a fire truck at the San Francisco...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2013
Last comment by ndnorth, on Jul 23, 2013 at 9:38 am | 21 comments | 1348 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside to discuss next steps for its downtown plan, including community workshops

Downtown Woodside can be a tough place to find a parking spot, make your way around town, have a picnic, or put on an art...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Torsten Zeppenfeld, on Jul 23, 2013 at 9:33 am | 7 comments | 8589 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Green bike lanes coming to Alpine Road

Green-colored pavement is coming to bike lanes along the sides of Alpine Road as they pass under Interstate 280 just east...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Notice, on Jul 23, 2013 at 9:20 am | 3 comments | 2375 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ladera: Green bike lanes coming to Alpine Road

Green-colored pavement is coming to bike lanes along the sides of Alpine Road as they pass under Interstate 280 just east...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Herb B, on Jul 23, 2013 at 8:25 am | 14 comments | 2683 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Lomitas foundation gives $2.8 million to schools

The Las Lomitas Elementary School District's quest to maintain small class sizes and support educational programs with new...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2013
Last comment by Las Lomitas parent, on Jul 23, 2013 at 1:09 am | 1 comment | 1185 Views

MENLO PARK

Woodside: 'Good Samaritan' who was killed when he stopped to help victims on I-280 is identified

A man who was killed on Interstate 280 in Woodside on Sunday morning (July 21) had likely stopped to help victims...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2013
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Jul 22, 2013 at 7:46 pm | 2 comments | 2097 Views

AROUND TOWN

John Maltbie to Supervisors $21,000,000 Seaton and SamTrans

This should come as no surprise, Seaton and Daughters of Charity Health Systems funded and staffed the Yes on Measure A campaign,...

Original post made by Michael G Stogner on Jul. 20, 2013
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jul 22, 2013 at 10:14 am | 6 comments | 889 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park red-light cameras under scrutiny

Menlo Park transportation commissioners saw red, then gasped as they watched video footage of drivers running red lights...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2013
Last comment by Roger, on Jul 22, 2013 at 10:12 am | 19 comments | 2697 Views
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