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Adult Summer Reading at Atherton Library

The Atherton Library has an informal Adult Summer Reading Program going on all summer long. The theme is "Transform Your...

Original post made by DeAnn Okamura on Jun. 18, 2008
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PORTOLA VALLEY

Founder of Al's Nursery in Portola Valley dies at 80

Alwin Bertschinger, always called Al, who founded a nursery in 1959 on a neglected orchard along Portola Road that became...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2008
Last comment by Angela Hey, on Jun 17, 2008 at 12:33 pm | 1 comment | 2450 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SCOTT ALONSO GRADUATES FOR UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII

Scott Alonso, so of Jane Miller of Menlo Park, recently graduated for the University of Hawaii. During his four years on...

Original post made by Tony Miller on Jun. 16, 2008
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Kepler's Weekly Best Sellers 6/15/08

Hardcover Fiction 1. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 2. All We Ever Wanted Was Everything - Janelle Brown 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 16, 2008
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MENLO PARK

Menlo Park fireworks show sparks dispute

For five years, Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club in Menlo Park has put on a July Fourth fireworks show. Now, one resident...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Smiles, on Jun 16, 2008 at 12:17 pm | 1 comment | 2165 Views

MENLO PARK

What's on your wish list for downtown Menlo Park?

There are a number of empty spaces on Santa Cruz Avenue now, including the impressive new building at the site of the old...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by home chef, on Jun 16, 2008 at 10:48 am | 46 comments | 3390 Views

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Solo vehicle crash kills one in Portola Valley

An accident Thursday night seriously injured the driver of a black BMW and killed his passenger, a 19-year-old Redwood City...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
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Letter: The hard questions about high-speed rail

I recently rode to Menlo Park on the train with a Caltrain official and had the opportunity to ask him a number of questions...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by John Wilson, on Jun 13, 2008 at 12:51 pm | 16 comments | 2313 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board approves Encinal School EIR

The school board of the Menlo Park City School District adopted Monday night the environmental impact report on the construction...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by ostrich tail feathers, on Jun 12, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 1 comment | 2134 Views

MENLO PARK

Wednesday night block downtown Menlo Park Party

Last year Menlo Park blocked off Santa Cruz avenue a few Wednesdays and had live music, food and things for the kids. Does...

Original post made by Jennifer on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Rory Brown, on Jun 12, 2008 at 10:41 am | 1 comment | 1796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Lessons learned on playing field of life

Room 25 at Oak Knoll School in Menlo Park was empty this morning. Normally, the carefully orchestrated chaos of the classroom...

Original post made on May. 22, 2008
Last comment by Kelly Brieger, on Jun 12, 2008 at 9:05 am | 4 comments | 2311 Views

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In Concert with Irene Sharp, Cello, and Steven Lightburn, Piano

The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) at Finn Center in Mountain View presents a special free event – In Concert...

Original post made by CSMA on Jun. 12, 2008
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Guest Opinions: Two views of direction for Menlo's downtown

<B>Green ribbon panel wants walkable, bikeable theme to cut emissions</B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6377...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2008
Last comment by ever hopeful, on Jun 11, 2008 at 9:38 am | 2 comments | 2786 Views

SPORTS

M-A defeats Terra Nova 19-9

The Menlo-Atherton Bears football team defeated Terra Nova Friday night, 19-9, at Sequoia High. The Bears are now 8-0 overall...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by John Smith, on Jun 11, 2008 at 1:16 am | 1 comment | 2264 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Calling all school board candidates; informational meeting set for Tuesday

A candidate information night for the upcoming election for the Menlo Park City School District board is set for 7 p.m....

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2008
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Kepler's Bestsellers - June 8, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Spies Of Warsaw - Alan Furst 2. Boat - Nam Le 3. Goodnight Bush - Eric Origen 4....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Jun. 9, 2008
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OTHER TOPICS

Measure O: Second try to pass 1/8-cent sales tax for parks

The only countywide measure on the June ballot would put extra money into San Mateo County and city parks and recreation...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by Amelie, on Jun 9, 2008 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 2290 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Whaler's Cove reopens to public thanks to POST

A cove south of Half Moon Bay that has been closed to the public for more than a decade is being reopened for the enjoyment...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by Valerie Goff, on Jun 8, 2008 at 11:47 pm | 1 comment | 2200 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Simitian says schools can't breathe easy yet

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's budget-rescue plan is a "patch and repair Band-Aid to get us through this tough year," state...

Original post made on May. 18, 2008
Last comment by Speedy G., on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:28 pm | 5 comments | 2220 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park faces $1 million budget deficit

Menlo Park is facing a projected $1.01 million budget deficit for the fiscal year that starts July 1, but City Manager Glen...

Original post made on May. 31, 2008
Last comment by C. Note, on Jun 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 5 comments | 2334 Views
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