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Fire Weather Watch: Power likely to be cut in Woodside, Portola Valley

The San Mateo County Emergency Alert System announced tonight (Oct. 8) that power shutoffs in Portola Valley and Woodside...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2019
Last comment by “Great and Unmatched Wisdom, on Oct 9, 2019 at 8:40 am | 2 comments | 2674 Views

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Woodside OKs new spending on wildfire prevention efforts

The Woodside Town Council unanimously approved $40,000 toward a $242,000 project to remove eucalyptus and acacia trees that...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2019
Last comment by Kings Mountain Rd, on Sep 26, 2019 at 4:54 pm | 2 comments | 2729 Views

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Filoli Harvest Festival set for Saturday

There's such autumn abundance at Filoli (86 Canada Road, Woodside) that the historic estate has added a whole extra day of...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2019
Last comment by Robert, on Sep 25, 2019 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 2007 Views

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Three women arrested for Woodside auto burglary

Three women were arrested for felony burglary and conspiracy in Woodside on Wednesday (Sept. 18) after they were spotted...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2019
Last comment by whatever, on Sep 24, 2019 at 12:19 pm | 6 comments | 4145 Views

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Woodside, Portola Valley in the same fire-risk league as Paradise

Imagine a day with temperatures in the 90s and gale-force winds blowing in the San Mateo County hills. Then imagine that...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Sep 21, 2019 at 6:38 pm | 4 comments | 7228 Views

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Woodside council rules on Menlo Country Club noise ruckus

Debbie Mendelson bought her home on Sheridan Way in Woodside more than 30 years ago, but she says it wasn't until after she...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2019
Last comment by La Hondan, on Sep 16, 2019 at 4:29 pm | 15 comments | 6599 Views

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Kings Mountain Road fire safety work begins July 15

A long-delayed fire suppression project along King's Mountain Road in San Mateo County's Huddert County Park was set to start...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2019
Last comment by Rode down King's yestersay, on Sep 16, 2019 at 6:43 am | 5 comments | 4058 Views

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Woodside Planning Commission declines permit for equestrian bridge

The Woodside Planning Commission gave a nudge to town traditions Sept. 4 by declining to approve a conditional use permit...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2019
Last comment by John, on Sep 12, 2019 at 10:26 pm | 21 comments | 5323 Views

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Card skimmers discovered at Woodside Chevron station

An employee of the Chevron gas station at 2750 Woodside Road in Woodside discovered three card-skimming devices at three...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2019
Last comment by Beighbor, on Aug 28, 2019 at 9:37 pm | 4 comments | 6631 Views

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Woodside: Teague Hill blaze caused by illegal camp fire

An illegal camp fire was the cause of a wildfire in the Teague Hill Open Space Preserve in Woodside that broke out early...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2019
Last comment by resident, on Aug 17, 2019 at 10:25 am | 4 comments | 5894 Views

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Bay Area mayors call for Senate action on gun safety laws

More than 20 Bay Area mayors, including four on the Midpeninsula, are among 249 across the country who have signed a letter...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2019
Last comment by Remove military style weapons, on Aug 16, 2019 at 2:24 pm | 10 comments | 3085 Views

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Grand jury says entire county at risk of wildfire

A San Mateo County Civil Grand Jury report released on July 9 warns residents of urban areas not to be complacent about wildfires...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2019
Last comment by GM, on Jul 17, 2019 at 9:16 am | 7 comments | 5339 Views

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Midpeninsula celebrates Independence Day

Locals can explore numerous Fourth of July festivities this week, including the traditional parade sponsored by the city...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by Jennifer, on Jul 5, 2019 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 2572 Views

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Wildfire meeting sparks thoughts on readiness as seasonal threat looms

More than 200 residents received advice on wildfire prevention -- such as creating vegetation-free space around their homes...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2019
Last comment by Donny Bareface, on Jul 2, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 2 comments | 2667 Views

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Motorcyclist dies after Highway 84 collision

A motorcyclist died Sunday afternoon (June 30) after his motorcycle crashed into a truck on Highway 84, the California Highway...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2019
Last comment by Bob Rosenberg , on Jul 1, 2019 at 10:03 pm | 5 comments | 3922 Views

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State releases new earthquake hazards map

The Woodside area has a new reference for liquefaction and earthquake-induced landslide hazards in the form of an online...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 28, 2019 at 1:03 pm | 2 comments | 2992 Views

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Woodside: Murder suspect arrested last night after second Skyline slaying

Sheriff's deputies arrested a man fleeing the scene of a second fatal stabbing on Skyline Boulevard last night, and have...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2019
Last comment by Fwiw, on Jun 21, 2019 at 12:45 pm | 6 comments | 9887 Views

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Assemblyman Berman holding wildfire town hall Saturday

State Assemblyman Marc Berman (D-Palo Alto) is sponsoring a June 22 wildfire town hall meeting in Portola Valley that will...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 20, 2019 at 8:09 pm | 1 comment | 2364 Views

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Woodside commission to review new proposals for the Glens

Some proposed rules to expand options to residents of the Glens neighborhood to improve their homes will be the subject of...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by awatkins, on Jun 4, 2019 at 1:22 pm | 1 comment | 2084 Views

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Precautionary power shutdowns loom again this fire season, PG&E warns

With wildfire season approaching, PG&E is again warning customers, particularly in wooded, high-fire-risk areas like Woodside...

Original post made on May. 31, 2019
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 31, 2019 at 7:33 pm | 3 comments | 3115 Views
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