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MENLO PARK

Remembering the Atherton of his youth

Jonathan Berg remembers growing up in the Atherton of the 1950s and 60s. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/07/20/remembering-the-atherton-of-his-youth...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jonathan Berg, on Aug 2, 2016 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 1949 Views

AROUND TOWN

West Nile virus found in Atherton

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus were found in Atherton on Thursday, prompting the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2016
Last comment by Resident , on Aug 1, 2016 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 2628 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Crosswalk stoplight activation delayed

Atherton's pedestrian-activated stoplight on El Camino Real at Almendral Avenue, scheduled to go into operation on Aug....

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2016
Last comment by Westside Trucker, on Aug 1, 2016 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 1643 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Washington Post Gives Hillary Clinton 4 Pinocchios

In an interview with Chris Wallace Ms. Clinton claims that the FBI director said her email answers were ‘truthful. The...

Original post made by Washington Post Reader on Aug. 1, 2016
Last comment by Doro R, on Aug 1, 2016 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 635 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Trump's running mate seals his congressional records to HIDE them from you!

"23 cartons and approximately 70 GB of electronic records" - the public is forbidden from seeing these materials until either...

Original post made by Hey! Hide your records! on Jul. 19, 2016
Last comment by Build a WALL. e, on Aug 1, 2016 at 9:38 am | 8 comments | 460 Views

MENLO PARK

West Menlo residents seek annexation by Menlo Park

Study the shape of Menlo Park, and you might wonder why there's a chunk cut out of the city's lower-middle section. Study...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Annex Yes, on Aug 1, 2016 at 9:26 am | 4 comments | 5132 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: A more regional vision needed for Facebook expansion

Menlo Park will reap a package of community benefits valued at over $15 million as Facebook expands its campus and adds some...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by time for reality check, on Jul 31, 2016 at 1:34 pm | 15 comments | 2612 Views

MENLO PARK

Introduced Oak Grove bike lane plans may border on insanity

Introduced Oak Grove bike lane plans may border on insanity for a number of reasons. Likely elimination of parking on Oak...

Original post made by whatever on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by Dana Hendrickson, on Jul 31, 2016 at 12:21 pm | 2 comments | 264 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton reduces size of planned civic center

The size of Atherton's new civic center has been cut by 1,600 square feet, shaving at least $2 million from the budget for...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Concerned, on Jul 30, 2016 at 3:41 pm | 9 comments | 1849 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Disappearing oaks: County stops short of moratorium on tree removals

New stricter rules to protect trees in unincorporated San Mateo County are needed, the county's Board of Supervisors agreed...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Neighbor, on Jul 29, 2016 at 5:07 pm | 4 comments | 2148 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Helping women reboot their careers and skills

Now that Wendy Petersmeyer of Atherton has reinvented herself as a professional life coach, she is helping others reinvent...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Curious, on Jul 29, 2016 at 5:05 pm | 2 comments | 3955 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vote for Green Party Nominee Jill Stein for President

Now with the release of the DNC e-mails we all know now that the DNC had the fix in for Hillary. Bernie Sanders, the only...

Original post made by Disgusted Democrat on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Really?, on Jul 29, 2016 at 3:54 pm | 4 comments | 370 Views

AROUND TOWN

"We Have No Homeless Services in Menlo Park"

Today at Trader Joe's in Menlo Park there was a young very fail woman woman with a child in a stroller asking for help -...

Original post made by Charity on Jul. 2, 2016
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jul 29, 2016 at 3:41 pm | 6 comments | 496 Views

MENLO PARK

DOWNTOWN PARKING

Anyone that thinks that the parking availability and overtime parking enforcement has changed in the Menlo Park downtown...

Original post made by x - Downtown Customer on Jul. 7, 2016
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Jul 29, 2016 at 2:30 pm | 11 comments | 501 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside: Man fined $212K for cutting down mature trees

The previous owner of a vacant 3.2-acre parcel at 205 Mountain Wood Lane in Woodside was assessed a fine of $212,500 on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2016
Last comment by skeare, on Jul 28, 2016 at 3:52 pm | 20 comments | 5234 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: Office gets permit to build employees-only rooftop pool

Instead of a mid-day coffee break, people who work at the Menlo Business Park on O'Brien Drive in eastern Menlo Park may...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by SteveC, on Jul 28, 2016 at 2:36 pm | 3 comments | 2035 Views

ATHERTON

Remembering the Atherton of his youth

It's been many years since Jonathan Berg has lived in Atherton. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/print/story/2016/07/27/remembering-the-atherton-of-his-youth...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by More than "just a mom", on Jul 28, 2016 at 1:33 pm | 1 comment | 594 Views

MENLO PARK

Newspaper racks

Does anyone ever pay attention to the newspaper racks in and around downtown Menlo? Especially in front of McDonald's? Broken...

Original post made by Roger on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by Disgusted, on Jul 27, 2016 at 1:20 pm | 5 comments | 391 Views

MENLO PARK

Advocates sharply disagree on solutions to airplane noise

Residents throughout the Midpeninsula and Santa Cruz area agree that airplanes going to San Francisco International Airport...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2016
Last comment by Quiet and Proud, on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:04 am | 7 comments | 2158 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Tuesday: Supervisors vote on putting sales tax extension on ballot

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors votes Tuesday on whether to put a measure to extend an existing half-cent general...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Jul 27, 2016 at 6:12 am | 4 comments | 1459 Views
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