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Slocum ballot revised after complaint

Candidates for political office are expected to sing their own praises in hopes of swaying voters, but there are rules regarding...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Mar 24, 2012 at 4:40 pm | 8 comments | 1911 Views

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Tonight in Menlo Park: Golf course well outreach

Menlo Park hosts a community outreach meeting Thursday night to discuss putting a well in Jack Lyle Park to irrigate a private...

Original post made on Mar. 22, 2012
Last comment by Roxie Rorapaugh, on Mar 23, 2012 at 2:29 pm | 2 comments | 1504 Views

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Menlo Park tweaks green initiatives

It's a green time of year, what with all the rain making grass grow and St. Patrick's Day celebrations. The Menlo Park City...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by where's the beef?, on Mar 25, 2012 at 1:35 pm | 2 comments | 1645 Views

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Scientist sees dire climate-change impacts

If worldwide carbon emissions continue at the present rate, rising temperatures could cause the Sierra Nevada to lose...

Original post made on Mar. 23, 2012
Last comment by Frosty the Snowman, on May 2, 2012 at 8:58 am | 141 comments | 19680 Views

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Can tech close 'achievement gap'?

Professionals involved with classroom technology will join in a panel discussion about whether technology can close the...

Original post made on Mar. 26, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 30, 2012 at 1:56 pm | 6 comments | 1765 Views

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Facebook adds bar code to roof

Describing it as a "hack of epic proportions," a team of Facebook employees unveiled a 42-foot-square bar code that they'd...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Mar 29, 2012 at 11:22 am | 9 comments | 1625 Views

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$5,000 reward for info on abandoned dogs

The Peninsula Humane Society is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to whoever abandoned two emaciated dogs...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2012
Last comment by Annabelle, on Mar 28, 2012 at 1:21 pm | 2 comments | 1553 Views

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Police investigate Menlo Park stabbing

Someone was stabbed in Menlo Park in the wee hours of Tuesday, March 27, and was treated at Stanford Hospital with a "non-life-threatening"...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Menlo Resident, on Mar 29, 2012 at 12:16 pm | 1 comment | 2673 Views

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Error in story on climate-change impacts

In the March 28 Almanac and online, there was an error in a Bay City News Service story about a talk given by U.S. Geological...

Original post made on Mar. 29, 2012
Last comment by Captain Louis Renault, on Apr 2, 2012 at 6:31 am | 3 comments | 1552 Views

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Home sells for $7.6 million, record for Menlo Park

In a sign that the local real estate market has rebounded, a house in Menlo Park last week sold for a record-setting $7.625...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2012
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Apr 7, 2012 at 12:04 pm | 16 comments | 2068 Views

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Menlo council cancels two meetings

Menlo Park's gadflies will need to save their public comments until April 17, as the City Council has canceled its next...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2012
Last comment by June 5, on Apr 7, 2012 at 9:29 am | 7 comments | 1632 Views

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Menlo Park man sentenced for child abuse

A Menlo Park man was sentenced to eight months in county jail and other penalties on April 4 in San Mateo County Superior...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2012
Last comment by 0 Tolerance, on Apr 11, 2012 at 2:02 pm | 3 comments | 1778 Views

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Sacred Heart Schools auction

Dressed for a night in "Old Hollywood" are, from left, Emma Goltz, Elaine Murphy and Fred Goltz. They are at the 33rd Sacred...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2808 Views

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Menlo Park's Greg McKeown named 'Young Global Leader'

Greg McKeown of Menlo Park is one of 37 North Americans named as "Young Global Leaders" at the recent World Economic Forum...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2012
Last comment by Not one of the Davos Crowd, on Apr 7, 2012 at 1:34 pm | 1 comment | 1720 Views

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Let us eat cake

Madison, 6, and her sister Dillan, 2, pick out their cupcakes at the SusieCakes grand opening March 24 at 624 Santa Cruz...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2012
Last comment by Donna Hall, on Apr 7, 2012 at 6:00 pm | 2 comments | 1437 Views

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Letter: High-speed wrecking ball headed for state

High-speed rail is a devil's bargain for California. Discussions about how to fund it, which segment to start with, and how...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2012
Last comment by POGO, on Apr 15, 2012 at 7:29 am | 15 comments | 6830 Views

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Menlo council looks at demanding schedule

Menlo Park's new city manager, Alex McIntyre, has asked the City Council to approve a demanding schedule of meetings in...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by bob, on Apr 12, 2012 at 1:50 pm | 26 comments | 2209 Views

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Police investigate stabbing of Menlo Park teen

Police are investigating a stabbing that critically injured a Menlo Park teenager in East Palo Alto on Saturday. Read the...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2012
Last comment by Chris, on Apr 11, 2012 at 5:52 pm | 3 comments | 1453 Views

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When background checks miss the mark

How a local private school unknowingly hired a teacher with a decades-long history of child molestation allegations. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 2, 2012 at 6:46 pm | 7 comments | 1994 Views

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Facebook, city to release development deal

Facebook and the city of Menlo Park will release this week the terms of a development agreement that will allow the social...

Original post made on Apr. 10, 2012
Last comment by SeanK, on Apr 19, 2012 at 6:23 pm | 8 comments | 1488 Views
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