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ATHERTON

Filoli catches the eye of Antiques Roadshow producer

With a large outdoor space, pleasant weather and a history of filming on the property, Woodside's Filoli estate checked all...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2022
Last comment by Filoli Staff, on Feb 14, 2022 at 7:20 am | 2 comments | 4760 Views

OTHER TOPICS

With $500 worth of allegedly stolen bras under his clothes, a man is arrested at Stanford Shopping Center

A sharp-eyed Victoria's Secret worker at Stanford Shopping Center on Feb. 10 helped nab two people from southern California...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2022
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 12, 2022 at 5:23 pm | 1 comment | 5086 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park resident who stabbed store clerk to enter substance abuse program

A Menlo Park man who stabbed a 7-Eleven store clerk will enter a local substance abuse program as part of a plea deal entered...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2022
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 12, 2022 at 2:49 pm | 1 comment | 1868 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Rare sighting of an Oriental turtle-dove has birders flocking to a Palo Alto neighborhood

A bird sighted last week only for the third time in California has hundreds of birders flocking to a Palo Alto neighborhood...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2022
Last comment by Resident , on Feb 12, 2022 at 5:41 am | 1 comment | 3369 Views

AROUND TOWN

Shooting injures man at Stanford Shopping Center parking lot

A shooting at a Stanford Shopping Center parking lot left a man with hand and foot injuries on Thursday night, Palo Alto...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2022
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Feb 11, 2022 at 5:12 pm | 1 comment | 3643 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park without the blare of train horns? Study of 'quiet zone' on Caltrain line moves forward

Menlo Park is officially exploring what it would take to establish a "quiet zone" along a section of the Caltrain corridor...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2022
Last comment by Julie , on Feb 11, 2022 at 4:08 pm | 8 comments | 4369 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside decides it's not a mountain lion habitat, allows developers to propose housing under SB 9

Facing legal action and national scrutiny, the Woodside Town Council backpedaled on claiming a townwide exemption from a...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2022
Last comment by Pat, on Feb 8, 2022 at 5:09 am | 5 comments | 3992 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside freezes SB 9 projects, citing an exemption for mountain lion habitats

The town of Woodside is blocking new housing from being built under a new state law, arguing the residential growth would...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2022
Last comment by gtspencer, on Feb 7, 2022 at 1:59 pm | 40 comments | 51117 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside boys play league soccer leaders tough

The Woodside High boys soccer team gave league leader Burlingame a good battle but fell short, 1-0, on a late goal in a Peninsula...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2022
Last comment by dummy, on Feb 6, 2022 at 11:59 am | 1 comment | 910 Views

MENLO PARK

How to access Meta Park, Menlo Park's newest public open space

Meta's new 2.2-acre park is now open to the public from sunrise to 8 p.m. Local community members can access the park by...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2022
Last comment by Alan, on Feb 1, 2022 at 6:49 pm | 1 comment | 3552 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Lawsuit alleges San Mateo court imposes improper charges for traffic violations

An unusual lawsuit filed Thursday in the Superior Court of Alameda County names the Superior Court of San Mateo County as...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2022
Last comment by Rick Moen, on Feb 1, 2022 at 4:05 pm | 1 comment | 2325 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown Menlo Park road closures are here to stay — for now

The street closures that have, for many residents, made downtown Menlo Park more pedestrian friendly amid the threat of COVID-19...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2022
Last comment by Samuel Y, on Feb 1, 2022 at 9:12 am | 9 comments | 4982 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park biotech company opens COVID-19 testing site

A Menlo Park biotech company is offering drive-thru COVID-19 tests and will be open to the public daily. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2022
Last comment by Avellino, on Feb 1, 2022 at 8:43 am | 2 comments | 5072 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Ravenswood district in talks to lease two of its properties

The Ravenswood City School District hopes to finalize longterm lease agreements to develop two of its sites and use the revenue...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2022
Last comment by JOlson, on Jan 31, 2022 at 6:45 pm | 5 comments | 4692 Views

AROUND TOWN

Newsom injects $6.1B to speed shift to zero-emission vehicles

Standing outside the Ford Greenfield Labs in Palo Alto on Wednesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom spoke about his vision for fast forwarding...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2022
Last comment by CyberVoter, on Jan 31, 2022 at 5:45 pm | 4 comments | 2294 Views

MENLO PARK

New public park and bike bridge now open at Meta headquarters

A new public park and a bridge for people to walk or ride bicycles across Bayfront Expressway near Meta's expanded headquarters...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2022
Last comment by [email protected], on Jan 31, 2022 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 2814 Views

MENLO PARK

New nonprofit aims to bring more public art to downtown Menlo Park

"If you build it, they will come" is rarely applied to art, but it's a key part of the philosophy of Elevate Art Menlo Park,...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Jan. 31, 2022
There are no comments yet. 326 Views

FICTION

Bay Area law enforcement grapples with rise in 'ghost guns'

Officials in San Mateo and Santa Clara counties have reported a significant rise in "ghost guns" over the last few years....

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2022
Last comment by Brian, on Jan 31, 2022 at 9:17 am | 2 comments | 2727 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Why electrification, now, is counter productive

In a guest opinion, Menlo Park resident Alexander Cannara touts nuclear power as a reliable clean energy source for California's...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2022
Last comment by MenloVoter., on Jan 28, 2022 at 11:40 am | 43 comments | 5112 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Family sues Stanford University, fraternity over son's fentanyl death

The family of a Stanford University student who died from an accidental fentanyl overdose in January 2020 has filed a lawsuit...

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2022
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Jan 27, 2022 at 7:32 pm | 1 comment | 2931 Views
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