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Wednesday: Atherton to discuss how to pay for civic center

On Wednesday, Jan. 18, the Atherton City Council will discuss ways to pay for the new civic center and putting a measure...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by More prudent, 3 hours ago | 2 comments | 588 Views

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Atherton: Early morning fire damages Selby Lane home

Firefighters quickly put out a fire involving a garage and deck that spread to the exterior of a two-story home on Selby...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2017
Last comment by SteveC, on Jan 6, 2017 at 3:48 pm | 2 comments | 3565 Views

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Atherton no longer is the most expensive, Forbes says

After three years of sitting at the top of the Forbes priciest American residential real estate list, as of this December...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2016
Last comment by Ethan, on Dec 30, 2016 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 7343 Views

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Tonight: Atherton, fire district hold joint meeting

Atherton's City Council and the Menlo Park Fire Protection District's governing board will have a chance to repair their...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2016
Last comment by Observer, on Dec 13, 2016 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 723 Views

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Atherton OKs Little League tournament in Holbrook-Palmer Park

Atherton has approved a Little League tournament for Holbrook-Palmer Park next summer, but warned the sponsoring Menlo-Atherton...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Jenson, on Nov 20, 2016 at 7:04 am | 6 comments | 1408 Views

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Atherton police consult FBI on vandalism targeting wealthy

The Atherton Police Department is reviewing material on security cameras made available by residents and consulting with...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2014
Last comment by MPCSD/Atherton resident, on Nov 17, 2016 at 11:57 pm | 23 comments | 8663 Views

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Atherton civic center donor seeks design changes

As Atherton scrambles to finish the design of its new civic center, a donor has asked for design changes that could set back...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 17, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 14 comments | 1805 Views

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Atherton: Crowd tells county they've had enough of Surf Air

San Mateo County got an earful from a standing-room only crowd of about 185 people who packed a meeting room in Atherton...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by JustMatt, on Nov 15, 2016 at 10:35 pm | 95 comments | 8455 Views

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Atherton may sue, again, over high-speed rail

Atherton has spent more than $145,000 fighting both the state's plans to put high-speed rail through the middle of town,...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by keenplanner, on Nov 14, 2016 at 11:48 am | 13 comments | 2105 Views

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Is Atherton Leaning Toward Brexit ?

With so many unexpected twists and turns to the political climate these days, it's natural to consider whether the Town of...

Original post made by Independence on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 12, 2016 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 171 Views

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DeGolia: Public money may be needed for new Atherton civic center

Atherton City Councilman Rick DeGolia says he thinks it is "inevitable" that the town must soon ask voters to allow the...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2016
Last comment by Jim, on Nov 11, 2016 at 8:16 am | 23 comments | 2934 Views

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Rep. Anna Eshoo supports Atherton's fiscal study of Menlo Park Fire Protection District

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, backs Atherton's plans to evaluate the costs and benefits of services provided to the town's...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Nov 5, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 46 comments | 3144 Views

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How new Atherton stoplight makes crossing El Camino more perilous

Atherton residents and officials say the new pedestrian-activated stoplight on El Camino Real at Almendral Avenue -- which...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 3, 2016 at 9:39 am | 16 comments | 4604 Views

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Federal revenues from and services to Atherton residents

Congresswoman Eshoo has stated " Our mutual constituents; through their elected officials should be able to have any and...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 139 Views

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Atherton council questions county library plans to share funding

Atherton City Council members questioned a proposal by the San Mateo County Libraries system to start using some of the property...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Oct 9, 2016 at 5:51 pm | 7 comments | 4054 Views

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Is It Time for an Atherton Referendum ?

The issue of spending up to $50,000 for yet another consultant's report is one report too many. The Atherton City Council...

Original post made by Observer on Oct. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 165 Views

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Fire board, Atherton lower the heat in funding fray

The Atherton City Council has made known its concerns about possible inequities between funding for town operations and funding...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Oct 1, 2016 at 9:07 pm | 10 comments | 1456 Views

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Atherton council hears update on civic center design

When Atherton's City Council asked its architects to shave some square footage, and cost, off the new civic center's design,...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Apple, on Sep 30, 2016 at 4:35 pm | 6 comments | 1794 Views

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Has Atherton Declared War

At times it seems that the Atherton Town Council and staff have become sue happy. Spending vasts amount of resident's hard...

Original post made by Nervous Nellie on Sep. 28, 2016
Last comment by Loser!, on Sep 28, 2016 at 5:57 pm | 1 comment | 256 Views

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Atherton resident aims to give everyone lobbying power

Atherton resident John Thibault has written a book called "How to Change a Law" that with his iLobby website is designed...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by a must see, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 2106 Views
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