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After Texas shooting: A call to 'advance our resolve' from California state officials

Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state's top Democrats vowed to "expedite" the gun control bills currently moving through the Legislature. Read...

Original post made on May. 26, 2022
Last comment by Enough, 3 hours ago | 7 comments | 1122 Views

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Ravenswood's Measure I campaign raises $7K, spends $13K

The latest campaign finance reports were released this week. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2022/05/28/ravenswoods-measure-i-campaign-raises-7k-spends-13...

Original post made on May. 28, 2022
Last comment by Enough, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 375 Views

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Voter guide: Sheriff Carlos Bolanos says as incumbent he's the 'most qualified person' for the job

Carlos Bolanos is in the midst of his first reelection campaign for San Mateo County Sheriff, a position he's held for almost...

Original post made on May. 11, 2022
Last comment by Clevinger, on May 27, 2022 at 7:10 pm | 30 comments | 3319 Views

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Driver killed in high-speed crash on University Avenue

A car going at a high speed crashed and split into two pieces on University Avenue in East Palo Alto on Monday night, according...

Original post made on May. 26, 2022
Last comment by gina, on May 26, 2022 at 9:35 am | 1 comment | 2281 Views

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Police to increase presence at schools this week in response to massacre at school in Texas

Local police departments plan to deploy more officers around campuses this week. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2022/05/25/police-to-increase-presence-a...

Original post made on May. 25, 2022
Last comment by MenloVoter., on May 25, 2022 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments | 1373 Views

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Redwood City restaurant owners reflect on ADA lawsuits

Peninsula restaurant owners react to a U.S. District Court judge's dismissal of an Americans with Disabilities Act case filed...

Original post made on May. 18, 2022
Last comment by MenloVoter., on May 19, 2022 at 7:45 am | 3 comments | 4208 Views

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East Palo Alto sends message to shooters: 'We're not going to tolerate this'

East Palo Alto police, city officials and faith leaders vowed on Wednesday, in the aftermath of a deadly shooting the night...

Original post made on May. 18, 2022
Last comment by Resident , on May 19, 2022 at 6:00 am | 2 comments | 1801 Views

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Ladera couple's cross-country bike trip focuses on stroke and aphasia awareness

What Steve Zuckerman calls a "wacky cross-country trip" and a bucket list item for him and his wife Debra Meyerson, may also...

Original post made on May. 16, 2022
Last comment by Linda, on May 16, 2022 at 12:33 pm | 1 comment | 2182 Views

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Two injured when teen accidentally discharges firearm in parked vehicle

Two teenagers were injured early Thursday morning when one of them accidentally discharged a firearm while he was in his...

Original post made on May. 15, 2022
Last comment by MenloVoter., on May 16, 2022 at 7:41 am | 3 comments | 1746 Views

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Voter guide: Christina Corpus aims to change sheriff's office culture through community-based policing and transparency

For Christina Corpus being a woman in law enforcement has been a challenge since the beginning. She aims to change that culture...

Original post made on May. 12, 2022
Last comment by Jett, on May 15, 2022 at 9:42 pm | 6 comments | 3338 Views

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Four candidates vie for the District 3 seat on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors

Four candidates are vying for the District 3 seat on the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors in the June 7 primary election. Read...

Original post made on May. 15, 2022
Last comment by Petra Karenter, on May 15, 2022 at 11:01 am | 1 comment | 3414 Views

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Menlo-Atherton Leo Club at Encinal Family Science Night

The Menlo-Atherton Leo Club led a hands-on experiment for about 60 students at Encinal Elementary School for their Family...

Original post made by M-A Leo Club on May. 11, 2022
There are no comments yet. 277 Views

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Woman robbed inside Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center

A woman who was shopping at Nordstrom at Stanford Shopping Center was robbed of $2,500 in purchases while inside the store...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2022
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Apr 27, 2022 at 6:12 pm | 3 comments | 2326 Views

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Menlo Park budget braces for return to pre-pandemic normalcy

A draft budget for the city's 2022-23 fiscal year comes with a long list of funding requests for more building projects,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2022
Last comment by MP mom, on Apr 23, 2022 at 10:18 am | 6 comments | 1915 Views

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Berman curses during heated hearing on 'unprofessional conduct' bill

Assembly member Marc Berman apologized Tuesday after cursing out loud at public speakers who were complaining about a proposed...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2022
Last comment by Brian, on Apr 22, 2022 at 7:23 am | 1 comment | 1481 Views

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Menlo Park Briefs: Planning commission to discuss 400-unit Parkline development, redistricting commission to review maps of new council districts

In this week's Menlo Park briefs, the city planning commission will hold a study session on the Parkline development, and...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2022
Last comment by PH, on Apr 21, 2022 at 5:14 pm | 18 comments | 4100 Views

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Mullin takes fundraising lead in race to succeed Rep. Jackie Speier

Boosted by a strong quarter and a personal loan to his own campaign, Assembly member Kevin Mullin has taken a fundraising...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2022
Last comment by Retired Realtor, on Apr 18, 2022 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 1952 Views

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Menlo Park Briefs: City issues $14.3M in bonds for parks and SLAC names new Stanford vice president

This week in Menlo Park, the City Council voted to issue $14.3 million in Measure T Bonds to improve city parks and recreation...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2022
Last comment by Westbrook, on Apr 17, 2022 at 6:02 pm | 5 comments | 1893 Views

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Palo Alto parents are sentenced for bribing son's SAT proctor in 'Varsity Blues' scandal

A Palo Alto mother and father who paid $25,000 to facilitate cheating on their son's SAT exams were each sentenced to eight...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2022
Last comment by Ann Yvonne Walker , on Apr 15, 2022 at 7:15 pm | 1 comment | 4244 Views

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DA's Office to charge former community colleges chancellor with fraud

The San Mateo County District Attorney's Office will bring fraud charges against former San Mateo County Community College...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2022
Last comment by Michael B. Reiner, PhD, on Apr 8, 2022 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 2276 Views
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