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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Safe routes to Laurel School: Council sets special meeting

With a deadline for state funding approaching, the Menlo Park City Council will hold a special meeting on Friday, Nov. 16,...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by free oconnor school, on Nov 18, 2007 at 7:42 pm | 15 comments | 3328 Views

MENLO PARK

Thanksgiving Day

As the national day of Thanksgiving is only a few days away, it may be a good time to pause for a moment to say thanks for...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Nov. 17, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Troubled by theater owner's parting shot

<I>Editor:</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=5237 posted Wednesday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Scott Oesterling, on Nov 16, 2007 at 6:54 am | 5 comments | 2440 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Portola Valley cyclist struck, killed on Skyline Boulevard

The life of Thomas Colby Maddox came to an untimely end Saturday, July 15, after the Portola Valley resident and cyclist...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2007
Last comment by David Nader, on Nov 15, 2007 at 4:02 pm | 2 comments | 2665 Views

MENLO PARK

MP mayor issues press release on climate change recommendations

This e-mail was received from Menlo Park Mayor Kelly Fergusson on Thursday, November 15, 2007: I am pleased to announce...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Nov. 15, 2007
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AROUND TOWN

Stanford wants to dump 300,000 cubic yards of fill on former Christmas tree farm in SM County

As Stanford pursues its massive campus expansion, it will dig up a lot of dirt that needs to be disposed of somewhere --...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by new guy, on Nov 15, 2007 at 7:33 am | 7 comments | 2614 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton Feed Our Families

Feed Our Families – our annual food drive On Tuesday, November 13, Menlo-Atherton High School kicked off Feed Our Families...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Nov. 14, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big topics for school meeting: master plan, Spanish program

The Menlo Park City School District's complete master plan for facility projects at the four schools will be presented at...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by accountability, on Nov 13, 2007 at 7:57 pm | 1 comment | 2287 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park council commits to more housing, but not everyone's on board

According to a loosely enforced state law, Menlo Park has to adjust zoning for, if not approve, the construction of 993 new...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Nov 13, 2007 at 4:06 pm | 6 comments | 2306 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How are your schools dealing with the challenge of global warming?

Almanac staff writer David Boyce has written a cover story this week on how local schools are taking initiatives to teach...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Nov. 13, 2007
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MENLO PARK

ENTRAPMENT . . . .

Did you ever park your car in downtown Menlo Park? If you have, you no doubt were in one of the Parking Plaza's that had...

Original post made by Concerned Citizen on Oct. 27, 2007
Last comment by short term parker, on Nov 13, 2007 at 8:25 am | 3 comments | 2327 Views

MENLO PARK

Woodside High teacher assaulted after trying to calm aggressive youth

A Woodside High School teacher who tried to advise an aggravated youth to relax and ease up on his use of profanity has had...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
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ATHERTON

At Menlo-Atherton, Class of 2006 bids farewell

The Menlo-Atherton High School Class of 2006 on June 8 proceeded to their assigned places on Coach Parks Field decked in...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2007
Last comment by Erouh Attiyat, on Nov 13, 2007 at 3:42 am | 1 comment | 3136 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Town Square posts need to comply with terms of use

Town Square posts and comments are monitored by the Almanac for compliance with terms of use: http://www.almanacnews.com/terms_of_use.php We...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by Joanna, on Nov 12, 2007 at 9:16 pm | 3 comments | 2259 Views

AROUND TOWN

Career con man avoids prison for check fraud

A 64-year-old Menlo Park man who prosecutors claim is a career con artist who once tried to sell a man the Golden State Warriors...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by Smart Business Guy, on Nov 12, 2007 at 4:50 pm | 3 comments | 2367 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Best Sellers 11/11/07

Hardcover Fiction 1. World Without End, Ken Follett 2. The Chase, Clive Cussler 3. The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming,...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 12, 2007
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SPORTS

MP Strikers FC Tryouts Announced

MP Strikers FC, a competitive local soccer club, invites all girls and boys in age groups U8-U12 interested in playing competitive...

Original post made by Jeanine Morgan on Nov. 12, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2575 Views

MENLO PARK

Duncan's plan for Park Theater rejected by council members

A plan by Menlo Park resident Andy Duncan to have the city buy the Park Theatre building on El Camino Real and lease it...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2007
Last comment by odd geezer, on Nov 10, 2007 at 1:15 pm | 48 comments | 3393 Views

MENLO PARK

North of the border: Chavez Market is building a clientele of customers from two worlds

For a little spice in your Saturday shopping, visit Chavez Market at 46 Fifth Ave. in Redwood City, just north of the Atherton...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by Jennifer D'Amico, on Nov 8, 2007 at 8:31 pm | 1 comment | 2465 Views

ATHERTON

Judge blocks report on finance director

The interested, the affected and the merely curious are going to have to wait until the end of November to find out if an...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by chad, on Nov 8, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 2385 Views
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