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SPORTS

It's not landlords versus tenants — everyone's losing

Local commercial real estate is in its worst crisis since the dot-com bust and the 2008 recession. It's an 11-months-old...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3402 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park council to consider new law firm for city attorney services

After decades of work with the law firm Jorgenson, Siegel, McClure & Flegel, LLP, the Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2021
Last comment by SoodyQ, on Feb 22, 2021 at 8:00 pm | 2 comments | 3676 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: Parents urge Sequoia district to reopen in red tier

In a guest opinion, a group of Sequoia Union High School District parents calls on the district to prioritize the safe reopening...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
Last comment by Joseph E. Davis, on Feb 22, 2021 at 12:31 pm | 11 comments | 3959 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: Help the Menlo Park City School District create a new financial plan

In an op-ed, Menlo Park City School District school board president Sherwin Chen writes about upcoming community engagement...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3513 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Local boys lacrosse teams will have shorter seasons

Boys lacrosse teams will play shorter seasons this year. Read the full story here https://www.almanacnews.com/news/2021/02/19/local-boys-lacrosse-teams-will-have-shorter-seasons...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
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OTHER TOPICS

County civil grand jury report identifies obstacles to building and permitting second units

There is potential for many thousands of new secondary housing units in single-family areas throughout San Mateo County,...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3250 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Community briefs: Longtime Atherton officer retires; Sequoia district superintendent applications due soon; Menlo Park to hold community meetings on finances

In this week's community briefs, Sequoia district superintendent application is due next week, Menlo Park district to hold...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2507 Views

SPORTS

County to hold COVID-19 vaccination events for educators

Some local teachers are reporting that they have already begun to receive their first COVID-19 vaccine doses after San Mateo...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2021
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OTHER TOPICS

San Mateo County: Vaccination clinics underway, but short supplies limit rollout

Teachers and other frontline workers will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations in San Mateo County starting Monday but county...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 4554 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Newsom, lawmakers agree to $600 stimulus checks plus boost for undocumented workers

California has worked out a plan to provide more cash for struggling residents, particularly undocumented families left out...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2978 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Spring Down owner gifts equestrian center to Portola Valley

The Spring Down Equestrian Center will be gifted to the town of Portola Valley in the future. Owner Carol Goodstein says...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2021
Last comment by pearl, on Feb 18, 2021 at 3:12 pm | 1 comment | 7651 Views

AROUND TOWN

New name, new rules: Foothills Park is in for more changes

After opening Foothills Park to the broader public in December, the City Council is preparing to consider new visitor limits,...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2534 Views

OTHER TOPICS

COVID-19 vaccine clinic at SFO opens to all San Mateo County residents for two days

A two-day vaccination clinic at San Francisco International Airport will provide drive-thru COVID-19 vaccinations for all...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2021
Last comment by Margaret L, on Feb 17, 2021 at 2:51 pm | 2 comments | 20008 Views

SPORTS

Atherton couple donates $80M to Stanford children's hospital, medical school

An Atherton couple has given $80 million to Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and Stanford University's School...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2021
Last comment by been there, on Feb 17, 2021 at 1:06 pm | 1 comment | 5136 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Teacher housing plan gains momentum as Palo Alto City Council voices support

A proposal to build 110 apartments for teachers and school district staff near California Avenue gained momentum last week....

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2133 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Obituaries: Philip Edward Berghausen Jr., Darrell D. Dorfmeier, Remo Dominic Ferrari

This week in obituaries, read about the lives of Philip Edward Berghausen Jr., 74, Darrell D. Dorfmeier, 70, and Remo "Ray"...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2021
There are no comments yet. 2166 Views

SPORTS

New CEO of LifeMoves poised to take on leadership at organization's 'inflection point'

The Menlo Park-based nonprofit LifeMoves, which is the largest network providing services, shelter and resources to unhoused...

Original post made on Feb. 17, 2021
There are no comments yet. 3333 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Prioritizing the safe reopening of schools

Dear Sequoia Union High School District Board of Trustees, Interim Superintendent Crystal Leach, and Sequoia District Teachers...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2021
Last comment by Boy Howdy, on Feb 17, 2021 at 9:39 am | 14 comments | 1827 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Guest opinion: Everyone plays a role in protecting school communities during pandemic

In a guest opinion, local school district superintendents urge caution and emphasize the need for the entire community to...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2021
Last comment by parent, on Feb 16, 2021 at 2:02 pm | 4 comments | 4809 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Crimes and courts updates: Doctors split on alleged murderer's sanity, alleged bike thief nabbed and more

A cash drawer was stolen from Mitsunobu Restaurant, doctors came to split conclusions in high-profile murder case and an...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2021
There are no comments yet. 5367 Views
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