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FICTION

Q&A: Jane Fonda on life, longevity and activism

Actress, activist, author and fitness guru Jane Fonda answers Almanac questions about longevity and its effects, and activism...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2011
Last comment by srini, on Aug 23, 2011 at 1:55 pm | 17 comments | 2760 Views

MENLO PARK

Video: Former council members discuss pros, cons of Measure M

The Almanac invited two former Menlo Park councilmen -- John Boyle and Heyward Robinson -- to discuss Measure M, which is...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by No Easy Solutions, on Oct 16, 2014 at 12:12 pm | 5 comments | 2760 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

POLICE CALLS

<I>This information is from the Atherton and Menlo Park police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2008
Last comment by louise, on Oct 1, 2008 at 5:30 pm | 1 comment | 2759 Views

MENLO PARK

Caltrans won't finish Menlo Park repairs until mid-November; traffic jammed on El Camino

The Caltrans paving project that inadvertently snarled Menlo Park traffic along the El Camino corridor won't be complete...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by ron, on Oct 17, 2012 at 12:46 pm | 12 comments | 2759 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Deputy challenges incumbent sheriff in write-in campaign

Greg Munks ran unopposed for re-election as San Mateo County sheriff in 2010. This time around, while the ballot for the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2014
Last comment by Poster, on May 21, 2014 at 7:31 am | 1 comment | 2759 Views

AROUND TOWN

Military jets overhead -- what?

Did anyone hear/see the military jets screaming overhead in the early afternoon today? They were heading north, and I'm curious...

Original post made by Steve on Jul. 11, 2007
Last comment by Observer, on Jul 12, 2007 at 7:29 pm | 1 comment | 2757 Views

ATHERTON

The Power of Unions

As a long-time observer of these forums, I read with interest about the retirement of Mike Wassman after the Almanac wrote...

Original post made by Joe D. on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 10, 2010 at 6:20 am | 65 comments | 2757 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Family Service Welcomes Pre-K Enrollments; Hiring Teachers

Family Service Agency of San Mateo County is now accepting applications for enrollment of four-year old preschool children...

Original post made by Katherine Chouteau on Aug. 2, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2755 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo-Atherton Feed Our Families

Feed Our Families – our annual food drive On Tuesday, November 13, Menlo-Atherton High School kicked off Feed Our Families...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Nov. 14, 2007
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OTHER TOPICS

Spring Open Studio and Art Sale, Hunters Point Shipyard

SHIPYARD ARTISTS HOST 16TH ANNUAL SPRING OPEN STUDIO Public Invited to Buy Directly From Artists Saturday and Sunday, April...

Original post made by Marc Ellen Hamel on Apr. 3, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2754 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Georgia Tech beats Duke for the 10th Consecutive Time

Duke University, the Alma mater of kindred spirits Richard Nixon and a former local mayor, was soundly beaten on the gridiron...

Original post made by Sports Fan on Sep. 15, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2754 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Protect vital records from fire, CPA group says

In the wake of the recent fires in Southern California, the California Society of Certified Public Accountants has put together...

Original post made by Andrea Gemmet on Nov. 29, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2753 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Graduation 2011: At M-A, one journey ends and another begins

On the Coach Park football field on Thursday afternoon, June 2, a total of 388 seniors in the Class of 2011 graduated from...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Haricot Vert, on Jun 13, 2011 at 9:12 pm | 2 comments | 2753 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: BBC restaurant plans move ahead

Rob Fischer's plans to renovate the historic BBC in Menlo Park into a three-floor restaurant are moving along; he requested...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by easong, on Aug 7, 2014 at 9:35 pm | 8 comments | 2753 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Are air fresheners dangerous?

I love it when my personal dislikes are validated by science. I hate stinky, chemical air "fresheners" so I was particularly...

Original post made by MPworkingMom on Sep. 20, 2007
Last comment by MPworkingMom, on Sep 20, 2007 at 12:05 pm | 2 comments | 2752 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Guest opinion: Everest, Summit charter school attacks based on misconceptions

I am a senior at Summit Preparatory Charter High School. I was not surprised to see The Almanac's article on Everest's charter...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Stephanie, on Sep 19, 2008 at 9:55 pm | 1 comment | 2752 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Woman injured in Sand Hill Road bike accident

A 54-year-old woman bicyclist fell and struck her head Sunday while riding with friends eastbound on Sand Hill Road, west...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2007
Last comment by Joanna, on Jul 30, 2007 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 2751 Views

MENLO PARK

Paying for 'overtime' parking in downtown Menlo

Start saving your quarters: In three months, plazas 1 and 5 in downtown Menlo Park will sprout parking meters. Read the...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2011
Last comment by I was there, on Aug 1, 2011 at 3:48 pm | 29 comments | 2751 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peninsula Volunteers do a great service

The following letter by Amalia Popel was published in the Almanac's Feb. 14 print edition: Editor: I came to the U.S....

Original post made by Renee Batti on Feb. 14, 2007
There are no comments yet. 2750 Views

SPORTS

M-A Boys Golf Season Ends at CCS Finals

The most impressive M-A Varsity Boys golf season in recent history came to an end at the CCS Finals at Rancho Canada on Tuesday,...

Original post made by Linda Sako on May. 15, 2007
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“I live near Sunset”
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