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AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers - November 30, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Christmas Memory - Truman Capote 2. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer 3....

Original post made by Susan Lider on Dec. 1, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1686 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park's new community engagement manager gets to work

Shortly after coming on board as Menlo Park's new community engagement manager in May, Cherise Brandell got a hint of why...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Diana, on Dec 1, 2008 at 1:34 pm | 5 comments | 2082 Views

WOODSIDE

KCEA covers M-A vs. Woodside matchup

KCEA radio (89.1-FM), based at Menlo-Atherton High School in Atherton, will be covering the Menlo-Atherton-Woodside playoff...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2008
Last comment by Wilbur the Wildcat, on Nov 28, 2008 at 9:40 am | 1 comment | 2248 Views

AROUND TOWN

CHP conducts sobriety checkpoint on El Camino

The California Highway Patrol is conducting a sobriety checkpoint on El Camino Real in unincorporated San Mateo County Saturday...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Lemonade Lucy, on Nov 26, 2008 at 5:46 pm | 3 comments | 1831 Views

MENLO PARK

Caltrain limits service Thanksgiving and Friday

Caltrain officials have announced a change to normal schedules during Thanksgiving week. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=2879...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Bobby de Flamey, on Nov 25, 2008 at 8:00 pm | 1 comment | 1739 Views

MENLO PARK

MP police nab five in strong-arm robbery

Menlo Park police have arrested four juveniles and an adult in connection with a strong-arm robbery of a wallet and possibly...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2008
Last comment by Dep. Dawg, on Nov 25, 2008 at 10:38 am | 2 comments | 1837 Views

MENLO PARK

Speakers oppose Habitat proposal

Belle Haven residents voiced their opposition to a proposed Habitat for Humanity development during a meeting at the Menlo...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by SummerHill Blues, on Nov 24, 2008 at 4:36 pm | 18 comments | 2027 Views

AROUND TOWN

These youngsters 'Gotta Dance!'

As dancing mice, rag dolls, and holly berries twirl across the stage at Woodside Performing Arts Center in the dance production...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2008
Last comment by 1practicalgal, on Nov 24, 2008 at 3:10 pm | 1 comment | 1799 Views

AROUND TOWN

Kepler's Bestsellers November 23, 2008

Hardcover Fiction 1. Mercy - Toni Morrison 2. Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer 3. Private...

Original post made by Susan Lider on Nov. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 1774 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Spare the air day - fines for burning wood

The Bay Area Air District has issued a Winter Spare the Air Alert for Monday, November 24, 2008, which bans wood burning...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Nov. 24, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2112 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letter: Confused by opposition to charter school

I've been following the saga of Everest Charter School in the Almanac and have never understood why the Sequoia high school...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2008
Last comment by follow the money, on Nov 24, 2008 at 7:35 am | 6 comments | 2298 Views

AROUND TOWN

San Mateo County joins lawsuit against Prop 8

San Mateo County is among the latest to join the legal fight to try to stop state Proposition 8, a ban on same-sex marriage...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by fecall the supervisors, on Nov 23, 2008 at 11:55 am | 37 comments | 2308 Views

WOODSIDE

$400,000 fee award upheld in Steve Jobs case

Preservationists have won the latest round in the lengthy legal fight over the fate of a historic mansion in Woodside owned...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Lisa DeFrenne, on Nov 22, 2008 at 3:42 am | 3 comments | 2297 Views

MENLO PARK

Letter: Please spare us from wood-fire smoke

It's been nice to have a little rain lately. I especially enjoy going for late afternoon walks to enjoy the fall colors and...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Squirrely, on Nov 21, 2008 at 5:25 pm | 3 comments | 1744 Views

MENLO PARK

Twilight -- grand opening at 12:00 AM Friday morning

Last evening, Thursday, coming out from Century 20 movies in Redwood City at 9:00 PM, we walked by a long line of high...

Original post made by out of touch? on Nov. 21, 2008
Last comment by Christina, on Nov 21, 2008 at 4:14 pm | 1 comment | 1808 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley bans firing of pellet and air guns

In response to the killing of a cat by a pellet gun, the Portola Valley Town Council has outlawed the firing of pellet and...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2008
Last comment by lonewolf, on Nov 20, 2008 at 11:36 pm | 5 comments | 3795 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police name woman killed in Sand Hill crash

A two-vehicle fatal collision on the border of Menlo Park and Palo Alto on Thursday morning, Nov. 20, left a 77-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Joanna, on Nov 20, 2008 at 7:20 pm | 1 comment | 2069 Views

MENLO PARK

Accident closes Sand Hill Road

An injury accident closed down a portion of Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park this morning. The accident occurred at the intersection...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by CC, on Nov 20, 2008 at 12:24 pm | 1 comment | 1871 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Advance notice of Barack Obama

Early in this decade, I attended a political function at the home of Rep. Anna Eshoo where the guest of honor was Sen. Barbara...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by Rosie, on Nov 20, 2008 at 12:06 pm | 18 comments | 2064 Views

MENLO PARK

What's become of former council coalition?

The relative ease with which Kelly Fergusson and Andy Cohen won re-election on Nov. 4, preserving the Menlo Park City Council's...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Not worth it., on Nov 19, 2008 at 9:00 pm | 37 comments | 2044 Views
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