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Woodside loses a local hero with death of Alden R."Dick" Tagg, 90

A memorial service for Alden Richard "Dick" Tagg, who died on Feb. 2, three weeks after his 90th birthday, will be held on...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2018
Last comment by Kathy Hovsmith, on Mar 13, 2018 at 8:36 pm | 1 comment | 2444 Views


Filoli reaches employee lawsuit settlement

Filoli has reached a confidential settlement to a lawsuit alleging age discrimination brought by four employees who were...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2018
Last comment by Rita , on Mar 10, 2018 at 1:44 pm | 33 comments | 11635 Views


Woodside's ethics code analysis, debate set for Thursday

Woodside's ethics code is in transition. The second of three workshops to discuss it is set for Thursday, Feb. 15, at Woodside...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 15, 2018 at 12:54 pm | 2 comments | 6632 Views


Full text of statements in reaction to Almanac story by Filoli officials

Read the full story here

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2018
Last comment by Sarah Hamilton, on Feb 13, 2018 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 3221 Views


Woodside council scrutinizes new state laws on 'efficiency' housing units

For many in the Bay Area, an apartment above a garage, cramped though it may be, could feel heaven sent. The state has relaxed...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2018
Last comment by thought, on Jan 31, 2018 at 3:35 pm | 2 comments | 3632 Views


Two gunmen rob Woodside bank this morning

Sheriff's Office investigators are looking for two people who robbed the Chase Bank in Woodside this morning, armed with...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by Chase Customer, on Jan 23, 2018 at 9:07 pm | 13 comments | 5712 Views


Woodside's top topics: larger homes, traffic jams, free speech

Depending on your point of view, the year 2017 in Woodside was arguably good in terms of property rights and arguably bad...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2018
Last comment by PV Res, on Jan 1, 2018 at 6:11 pm | 3 comments | 3581 Views


Woodside: Fire destroys home on Skyline Boulevard

Fire destroyed an unoccupied two-story home at 17507 Skyline Blvd. in unincorporated Woodside early on the morning of Saturday,...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2017
Last comment by edward, on Dec 28, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 2 comments | 4470 Views


Feature: Former Woodside Elementary student returns, with a river

Gregory Gavin says his lifelong preoccupation with creeks started more than five decades ago when he was a young Woodside...

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2017
Last comment by Matt Toni, on Dec 18, 2017 at 5:07 pm | 1 comment | 4701 Views


Private meeting held between Facebook officials and East Palo Alto advocates

A private town hall meeting was held at the East Palo Alto Senior Center on Monday, Nov. 28, between Facebook executives...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2017
There are no comments yet. 5575 Views


Update: Woodside agrees to hold ethics-code workshop

A workshop could begin in January to revisit the ethics code that, since 1994, has governed the behavior of Woodside's Town...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2973 Views


Woodside agrees to settle ethics code case

The Woodside Town Council on Tuesday (Nov. 14) voted unanimously, with one council member absent and two recused, to approve...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by awatkins, on Nov 16, 2017 at 9:06 pm | 5 comments | 4636 Views


Wildfire fears: Woodside fire district calls meetings

With lessons from the North Bay fires and the recent Skeggs Fire above Woodside, Woodside Fire Protection District officials...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 14, 2017 at 2:37 pm | 3 comments | 4185 Views


Woodside fire district acquires satellite phones

In a community disaster such as a wildfire or major earthquake, first responders in and around Woodside and Portola Valley...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by Jon Castor, on Oct 31, 2017 at 12:06 am | 4 comments | 3534 Views


UPDATE: Woodside Elementary School lockdown lifted

Woodside Elementary School went into lockdown mode for a little over an hour and half on Thursday afternoon while sheriff's...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Witness1, on Oct 28, 2017 at 8:00 am | 2 comments | 4862 Views


Woodside: Struggles over leadership at Village Church

There's turmoil at the Woodside Village Church. Interim Pastor Ama Zenya, presiding since March 2015, is both loved and under...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by LMGM, on Oct 27, 2017 at 3:52 pm | 5 comments | 6595 Views


Horses fleeing North Bay fires find refuge in Woodside

Among the evacuees from the North Bay fires were many just visiting in the Wine Country, including the 12-horse Grande Liberte...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2017
Last comment by judy serie nagy, on Oct 26, 2017 at 11:15 am | 3 comments | 12326 Views


Struggles over leadership at Woodside church

There's turmoil at the Woodside Village Church. Interim Pastor Ama Zenya, presiding since March 2015, is both loved and under...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2017
Last comment by Vicki Coe, on Oct 25, 2017 at 1:35 pm | 3 comments | 2812 Views


Cover story: Woodside's equestrian heritage and why it still matters

What is it about the horse that intrigues us, captivates the eye, fires the imagination? Read the full story here

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Melissa, on Oct 11, 2017 at 3:17 pm | 1 comment | 5859 Views


Saturday: Day of the Horse festivities in Woodside

Woodside's annual public celebration of its equestrian heritage -- the Day of the Horse -- takes place Saturday, Oct. 14,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by truck driver, on Oct 10, 2017 at 4:01 pm | 1 comment | 2765 Views
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