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MENLO PARK

Alllied Arts Guild President Knows What She's Doing

I don’t understand the criticisms aimed at our Woodside-Atherton Auxiliary president regarding the changes at the Allied...

Original post made by An Allied Arts Supporter on Mar. 17, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Woodside-Carolmont robotics team wins seven of eight matches

This report is from the Sequoia Union High School District: Team 100, Woodside/Carlmont Robotics Teamrobot performed extremely...

Original post made by Newsboy on Mar. 21, 2007
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OTHER TOPICS

Flawed thinking on both sides of Caltrain debate

<I>The following guest opinion by Martin Engel was published in the Almanac's March 21 print edition:</I> <B>By Martin Engel</B> The...

Original post made by Renee Batti on Mar. 20, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

German International School presents Animal Art Show

The Animal Art Show, an annual event hosted by the German International School of Silicon Valley, presents paintings, drawings...

Original post made by Artlover on May. 3, 2007
Last comment by Lily, on May 3, 2007 at 2:08 pm | 1 comment | 2779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Magic show at Atherton library June 25

Magic show with Gerald Joseph at the Atherton Library The Atherton Library will be hosting a program for children with...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Jun. 13, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Election 2007: Measure G would raise spending limit for Menlo Park fire district

Voters in the Menlo Park Fire Protection District are being asked to raise the limit on the amount of money the district...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2007
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 4, 2007 at 2:28 pm | 9 comments | 2778 Views

ATHERTON

Why I’m supporting Elizabeth Lewis and David Henig for Atherton Council.

All the discussion in the presidential campaign this year is about change, with both sides claiming that they’re...

Original post made by James R. Janz on Oct. 24, 2008
Last comment by Thelma, on Nov 2, 2008 at 8:46 pm | 4 comments | 2776 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Election: Portola Valley council candidates face voters

Verbal sparks flew briefly Tuesday night at a Q-and-A forum for candidates running for Portola Valley Town Council. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2013
Last comment by Member, on Oct 11, 2013 at 3:09 pm | 1 comment | 2776 Views

MENLO PARK

Veteran Baker Jerry Stagi recovering from heart surgery,

Jerry of the Pink Pastry Shoppe, and Gerry's Cakes is currently recovering from his quadruple bipass surgery at Washington...

Original post made by Pam LeBlanc on Oct. 15, 2007
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MENLO PARK

Police calls: West Menlo Park cat shot in shoulder

Crime and accident reports from West Menlo Park, Woodside, Portola Valley, Atherton and Menlo Park. Read the full story...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2014
Last comment by Responsible Cat Owner, on May 1, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 4 comments | 2775 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school board asked to rescind superintendent appointment

Atherton resident and open-government advocate Peter Carpenter has made good on his threat to try to force the governing...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 1, 2012 at 9:01 pm | 21 comments | 2774 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Museum upgrades exhibit on county history

The San Mateo County History Museum is reopening its exhibit space, "Joseph W. Welch Jr. Gallery: Journey to Work," on Sunday,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2012
Last comment by neighbor, on Oct 5, 2012 at 6:16 pm | 1 comment | 2774 Views

MENLO PARK

City Block Party a major success

Congratulations to the City Council and especially to Mayor Fergusson for another successful block party. City staff and...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Aug. 16, 2007
Last comment by morris brown, on Aug 29, 2007 at 5:01 pm | 3 comments | 2773 Views

MENLO PARK

the affordable housing equation

A lot of discussion in this town often references the need for "affordable housing", but it seems that this discussion is...

Original post made by just a thought on Nov. 18, 2007
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Nov 19, 2007 at 2:50 pm | 2 comments | 2773 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Zuckerberg, Chan pledge $120 million for local schools

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Dr. Priscilla Chan announced Friday a $120 million donation to local high-need schools,...

Original post made on May. 30, 2014
Last comment by tammyGee, on May 31, 2014 at 9:41 am | 2 comments | 2773 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside water use exceeds Portola Valley's

Woodside's per-capita water use grew significantly in 2013, substantially exceeding water consumption even in Portola Valley,...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jul 21, 2014 at 7:28 am | 10 comments | 2773 Views

MENLO PARK

City Council e-mail log is back up and running

Almanac staff writer Rory Brown reports that the Menlo Park City Council e-mail log is back up and running. City Clerk...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Feb. 21, 2007
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

The soccer team that wasn't supposed to be

Dr. Mark Sontag promised his family he would not coach again. But when another dad approached him with a deal -- if Mark...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2007
Last comment by chad sefcik, on Dec 19, 2007 at 2:19 pm | 5 comments | 2772 Views

SPORTS

Local voters back Obama and McCain

Sen. Barack Obama, D-Illinois, was the top vote-getter in The Almanac's circulation area (Atherton, Menlo Park, Portola Valley...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2008
Last comment by excuuuse me, on Feb 12, 2008 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments | 2771 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Why are Menlo Park/Atherton residents so apathetic?

I check this board every day to see if anyone has posted anything new. How disappointing to see that the only post before...

Original post made by curious on Jul. 28, 2007
Last comment by Martin Engel, on Aug 2, 2007 at 6:22 pm | 4 comments | 2770 Views
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