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President Obama has had a tough week

This week will mark the 37th time House Republicans have tried to repeal Obamacare. If Republicans really wanted to do away...

Original post made by Potomac Fever on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by C Parker, on May 22, 2013 at 10:07 am | 19 comments | 2738 Views

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Sequoia Healthcare District defends its community mission as political foes aim to pull the plug on it

This article by Renee Batti in 2002 provides some insight into this decade long struggle. http://www.almanacnews.com/morgue/2002/2002_09_25.cover.html...

Original post made by Jack Hickey on Apr. 11, 2013
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 22, 2013 at 10:02 am | 2 comments | 751 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school campus: Bond measure on ballot as early as November

Although no formal action was taken, Menlo Park City School District board members agreed on two key issues they discussed...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Another TK Parent, on May 21, 2013 at 10:19 pm | 27 comments | 1903 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Council gets earful from Belle Haven

Although enveloped by Menlo Park city limits, the Belle Haven neighborhood often has a hard time identifying with neighborhoods...

Original post made on May. 15, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on May 21, 2013 at 5:43 pm | 19 comments | 3645 Views

OTHER TOPICS

San Mateo County announces boundary adjustment meetings

County residents interested in deciding how the new supervisorial district lines are drawn have five opportunities this summer...

Original post made by Susan Smith on May. 21, 2013
Last comment by Michael G Stogner, on May 21, 2013 at 12:28 pm | 3 comments | 2472 Views

ATHERTON

"Myth vs. Reality"

The APOA claims the commonly held notion that Atherton officers have less dangerous jobs than other cops in the bay area...

Original post made by This is rich on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by fat city, on May 21, 2013 at 9:39 am | 3 comments | 858 Views

MENLO PARK

Red Light Cameras ineffective in reducing violations

This letter was sent to Menlo Park City Council as well as Sgt. Kaufman. May 20, 2013 Sgt. Sharon Kaufman Menlo Park Police...

Original post made by Roger Jones on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Good letter, on May 21, 2013 at 8:34 am | 1 comment | 737 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton residents address police contract issues, from outsourcing to pensions

Should the town of Atherton consider outsourcing its police department? If not, how much should the town be willing to pay...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Outvoted, on May 20, 2013 at 10:07 pm | 13 comments | 3467 Views

MENLO PARK

Teen killed, two others injured in shooting

Police in East Palo Alto are investigating a shooting that killed one teen and injured two others Sunday night. Read...

Original post made on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by Sad, on May 20, 2013 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 937 Views

AROUND TOWN

I want a girl like the girls on Fox News

My liberal days are over. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNj0T4uK3lE ...

Original post made by Fox News Fan on May. 20, 2013
Last comment by CJ, on May 20, 2013 at 1:09 pm | 6 comments | 987 Views

AROUND TOWN

Friday shooting: Victim probably shot himself

A 19-year-old man injured in a shooting in East Palo Alto Friday afternoon probably shot himself, Police Chief Ronald...

Original post made on May. 18, 2013
Last comment by LMGTFY, on May 20, 2013 at 10:08 am | 12 comments | 1130 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When regular school doesn't work

The "parental angst" that walks through her door is familiar territory to Rhonda Racine, founder and director of Menlo Park's...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 20, 2013 at 9:53 am | 4 comments | 1531 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Las Lomitas parents pepper high school district superintendent in forum

Had public comment been darts, Sequoia Union High School District Superintendent James Lianides would have had puncture wounds...

Original post made on May. 14, 2013
Last comment by Educator, on May 20, 2013 at 9:27 am | 35 comments | 6046 Views

MENLO PARK

Obituaries

<I>Note: Obituaries are based on information provided by families and mortuaries.</I></B> Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=6690...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2008
Last comment by BW, on May 19, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 4 comments | 2108 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunday: Atherton's 'Evening in Paris'

The Mid-Peninsula League of the San Francisco Symphony will celebrate "An Evening in Paris" with cocktails, floral displays,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 769 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public asked to help families devastated by fire

Redwood City officials are asking the public to help families who lost everything in an apartment building fire in the...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 759 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Fire marshal leaving Menlo Park Fire Protection District

Geoff Aus, long-time Menlo Park Fire Protection District fire marshal, is changing employers, but not job titles &#150; he...

Original post made on May. 19, 2013
There are no comments yet. 1013 Views

MENLO PARK

Stanford-Arrillaga Subcommittee Meetings

On April 17th, thirty days ago, Menlo Park City Councilmembers Kirsten Keith and Catherine Carlton were appointed to a subcommittee...

Original post made by Menlo Park Resident on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by clarification, on May 17, 2013 at 9:53 pm | 3 comments | 685 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Obituary: Imogene Woodruff, 94, longtime dance instructor

Imogene Woodruff, who taught ballroom dance and cotillion classes to generations of Midpeninsula residents, died on March...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by Nostalgic Dancer, on May 17, 2013 at 6:05 pm | 1 comment | 1067 Views

AROUND TOWN

Golden Shears celebrates 50th year

When Louis Arenas opened his barbershop in downtown Menlo Park, he wanted it to be an old-fashioned type of place, where...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on May 17, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 1034 Views
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