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MENLO PARK

Green energy home wins award

Tavinder and Vivek Wadhwa have won Menlo Park's 2011 Environmental Quality Award, for their passive energy home, the city...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by , on Feb 29, 2012 at 7:15 am | 1 comment | 4250 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside, Portola Valley law enforcement funds restored

There's good news and bad news out of Sacramento for the extra Sheriff's Office squad car that patrols Woodside and Portola...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by Sharon Richards, on Feb 29, 2012 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 3652 Views

AROUND TOWN

Building a bridge, word by word

Margy Kahn's first full-length play, "Familiar Strangers," is being premiered by Pear Avenue Theatre on March 2. ==I Photo...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2012
Last comment by enlightened, on Feb 29, 2012 at 7:06 pm | 1 comment | 3112 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton mass kidnapper may be set free

Richard Schoenfeld along with his brother and a friend from Portola Valley were convicted of kidnapping 26 schoolchildren...

Original post made by resident on Mar. 2, 2012
Last comment by Injustice, on Mar 3, 2012 at 12:05 am | 1 comment | 1943 Views

ATHERTON

VIDEO - City Council Special Meeting of Feb 28, 2012

Town of Atherton City Council Agenda Special Meeting February 28, 2012 Video Broadcast Brought to you by the men...

Original post made by APOA on Mar. 3, 2012
Last comment by APOA, on Mar 3, 2012 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 1117 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Menlo Park fire district to rebuild East Palo Alto fire station

A fire station built 56 years ago in East Palo Alto will give way to a modern facility during the next year as the district...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by , on Mar 5, 2012 at 3:40 am | 1 comment | 1663 Views

ATHERTON

Former manager John Danielson out of the picture in Atherton

A contract approved by the Atherton City Council in late January to hire the town's newly resigned interim city manager John...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by John Denver, on Mar 5, 2012 at 1:40 pm | 1 comment | 1610 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Can't make it to Belgium?

Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=10681 posted Monday, March 5, 2012, 9:33 PM...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2012
Last comment by Ryan Williams , on Mar 6, 2012 at 11:33 am | 1 comment | 1225 Views

AROUND TOWN

Slocum running for county supervisor

A familiar face in county political circles, Warren Slocum announced his intention to run for the San Mateo County Board...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Leslie Stepp, on Mar 7, 2012 at 6:12 am | 1 comment | 994 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park house fire may displace family for a year

The fire that ravaged a Willow Road home on Tuesday morning may leave a Menlo Park family homeless for up to 12 months, according...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2012
Last comment by Fire response time, on Mar 7, 2012 at 7:43 pm | 1 comment | 1154 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Chris Zider scholarship winners named

Two student-athletes -- Jenna Swartz of Menlo Park and Derek Hunter of Portola Valley -- are winners of the 2011 Chris Zider...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2012
Last comment by kd94025, on Mar 8, 2012 at 12:37 pm | 1 comment | 1967 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Burglars hit Canada Road homes

Burglars broke into two Canada Road residences in Woodside on Friday, March 2, and stole goods valued at nearly $25,000,...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 11, 2012 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1086 Views

ATHERTON

Letter: Lesson for Atherton in library parking issue?

The Feb. 29 Almanac carried several instructional articles, including the editorial about the current library parking "crunch"...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2012
Last comment by Right You Are, on Mar 11, 2012 at 6:39 pm | 1 comment | 1339 Views

AROUND TOWN

NANCY REAGAN BOOK ON PSYCHIC PREDICTIONS

With a forward by the late Dominick Dunne, it is said that Nancy Reagan's books on her psychic predictions through astrology...

Original post made by R.GORDON on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by R.GORDON, on Mar 13, 2012 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 1020 Views

MENLO PARK

Will Menlo Park join plastic bag ban?

The Menlo Park City Council hits the books for a study session on Tuesday, March 13, with a focus on green initiatives. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2012
Last comment by Carol, on Mar 13, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 1251 Views

SPORTS

Pinewood, SHP boys join Eastside Prep girls in finals

The season continued for three local prep basketball teams, but ended for two others following CIF NorCal semifinal games...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2012
Last comment by SHP Fan , on Mar 14, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 1 comment | 1930 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: New member appointed to architecture review panel

Woodside resident Maggie Mah Johnson, a member of the town's Trails Committee and an equestrian, is now a member of the...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by , on Mar 15, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 1 comment | 1340 Views

AROUND TOWN

A great three point plan for local government employee pay and pension reform

By Bob Cuddy | bcuddy@thetribunenews.com Pension reforms negotiated over the past several years by San Luis Obispo County...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 18, 2012
Last comment by Tim Wulff, on Mar 20, 2012 at 6:52 pm | 1 comment | 938 Views

ATHERTON

Library at HP Park - Schedule Published

The Council Packets for this week's meeting contain some interesting information about Atherton's new Library at Holbrook...

Original post made by Library Express on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Library Express, on Mar 26, 2012 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 1146 Views

AROUND TOWN

One more step toward 'never again'

When Bill Mohr was a child, his family fled Nazi Germany, finding safe haven in a tiny nation that doesn't get much attention...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2012
Last comment by Srini, on Mar 19, 2012 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 1140 Views
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