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Is Measure L unfair to Women and Minorities?

I am posting the following message I received. I believe that writer is mis-informed and through the wide distribution of...

Original post made by Angry Mom on Sep. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ask Barrett to show u her new RE tax bill, on Sep 29, 2010 at 8:38 pm | 7 comments | 1501 Views


Early morning runners be alert

This morning, around 5:30-6:00 am, my mom was running on Ringwood between Bay and Middlefield. She always runs with a flashlight...

Original post made by Angry Runner on Apr. 10, 2013
Last comment by Sandy Brundage, Almanac Staff Writer, on Apr 11, 2013 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 1280 Views


Adding a stop sign on Coleman Ave. and Ringwood

I wonder if anyone has had a similar experience: driving down Ringwood (the street that intersects Middlefield and Menlo...

Original post made by Ann on Jan. 30, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3291 Views


Infants in the bike lane

Today at 12:10 PM when driving down Santa Cruz Avenue, I passed three women within a single block walking alone and pushing...

Original post made by Anne Hillman on Dec. 18, 2012
Last comment by Not a Tank, on Dec 25, 2012 at 9:44 am | 32 comments | 3460 Views


Term Limits Petition on Athertonians Web Site

I have drafted a petition which I have sent to contacts in Atherton. Colleen Anderson had it posted on the Athertonians web...

Original post made by Anne McNertney on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 10, 2012 at 12:30 am | 1 comment | 1293 Views


Using precious water to keep a lawn green

I live in Woodside Highlands. My neighbor is a renter who waters his lawn until it runs out the storm drains. I pointed...

Original post made by Annenlise Connell on May. 25, 2007
Last comment by Angela Hey, on May 29, 2007 at 2:41 pm | 4 comments | 3148 Views



Congratulations to the Tuxedo Penguins who took 1st place in the AYSO Section 2 tournament (the Pacific Northwest states,...

Original post made by Annette Kingman on Dec. 11, 2007
Last comment by Christine, on Jan 31, 2008 at 3:50 pm | 1 comment | 4522 Views


FBI probe in Atherton

What happened to that alleged probe? It's been nearly 2 years since it was first claimed that the FBI opened an investigation...

Original post made by Anony on Aug. 9, 2012
Last comment by caddy, on Aug 14, 2012 at 6:53 am | 7 comments | 1437 Views


Panhandlers on Willow/Middlefield

Immediate opening for standing and sign-holding: Median island on the south side of Middlefield Road at Willow Road. New...

Original post made by Anonymous on Sep. 26, 2012
Last comment by MP observer, on Sep 30, 2012 at 1:54 am | 15 comments | 3431 Views


Michael Richards Racist Rant

I am compelled to weigh in on this subject, as I feel race is one of the most compelling and fascinating subjects. Of...

Original post made by Anonymous on May. 31, 2007
There are no comments yet. 3072 Views


Election in 4 days - return control to Republicans

Four questions I saw posted about how bad things have deteriorated under Obama, with answers. Fascinating how conventional...

Original post made by anonymous on Oct. 29, 2010
Last comment by Another Menlo Voter, on Oct 30, 2010 at 9:55 pm | 5 comments | 1522 Views


Too many regulations for profiability

We all know that, correct? It's a BRUTAL anti-business atmosphere. Conventional wisdom all says it, like President Obama...

Original post made by anonymous on Nov. 24, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 24, 2010 at 1:45 pm | 1 comment | 1783 Views


Open thread on lights

"...While supporters of the school district consistently represent that lights and the PA system will only be used "a few...

Original post made by anonymous on Oct. 13, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Oct 14, 2010 at 10:53 am | 46 comments | 2144 Views


another OPEN lights thread

Since the last one was mysteriously closed to non-registered users, I'm sure by mistake, let's open another. Thank you,...

Original post made by anonymous on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Tim Jordan, on Oct 15, 2010 at 8:53 pm | 10 comments | 1947 Views


Athertonian settles at $5,500 after losing $160 million

Our local girl Meg settles another complaint, only this one isn't with an employee she assaulted or the SEC. For someone...

Original post made by anonymous on Nov. 17, 2010
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 23, 2010 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments | 1357 Views


A call for a Grand Jury investigation of the Atheron POA

I make this post anonymously for obvious reasons. I urge my fellow residents of Atherton and all residents of San Mateo...

Original post made by anonymous on Nov. 20, 2010
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Nov 20, 2010 at 6:09 pm | 7 comments | 1792 Views


Hartnett appointed to CEO of SM transit at salary of of $435,000.

This is just plain outrageous. See: Ex-Redwood City mayor to lead SamTrans ...

Original post made by anonymous on Mar. 12, 2015
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Mar 12, 2015 at 10:12 am | 1 comment | 427 Views


Dangerous Black Porche in Los Trancos woods

To Whom It May Concern, I was driving up Los Trancos the other day with my 5 year old son, when a sleek, new black Porche...

Original post made by Anonymous on Oct. 6, 2012
Last comment by Anonymous, on Oct 18, 2012 at 10:51 pm | 28 comments | 5539 Views


Innocence - a work of fiction

Original post made by Anonymous on Dec. 22, 2006
There are no comments yet. 4933 Views


Firefighters at busy intersections

Do we really need firefighters darting in and out of traffic in their eagerness to solicit money for the Muscular Dystrophy...

Original post made by another public nuisance on Aug. 30, 2007
Last comment by reading for meaning, on Sep 1, 2007 at 4:04 pm | 7 comments | 2840 Views
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