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Willow Road/U.S. 101 interchange to be closed all weekend

The Willow Road/U.S. 101 interchange between Newbridge Street and Bay Road will be closed for 54 hours, from 10 p.m. on Friday,...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2018
Last comment by Jenson, on Oct 5, 2018 at 8:10 am | 5 comments | 5766 Views


Menlo Park Mini Scandal

There are certainly serious concerns about the financial reporting by the City over the last year. This is really a mini...

Original post made by LetTheTruthBeKnown on Feb. 25, 2007
Last comment by twice disgusted, on Mar 4, 2007 at 10:41 am | 5 comments | 5764 Views


No charges in crash that hurt 6-year-old twins

Edward Nelson, the 90-year-old driver whose SUV jumped a curb and pinned 6-year-old twin boys against a wall in downtown...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2014
Last comment by Disgusted, on Jan 30, 2014 at 6:24 am | 1 comment | 5764 Views


Letter: Neighbors oppose big house on Olive Street

On Tuesday, Oct. 30, the Menlo Park City Council will hear the appeal of a use permit for a 5,400 square foot spec house...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2007
Last comment by Another Menlo Resident, on Oct 26, 2011 at 6:43 am | 24 comments | 5763 Views


Wednesday: Caltrain holding public meeting on closure of Atherton train station

Caltrain will hold a public hearing to discuss the proposed closure of Atherton's 108-year-old train station at 5:30 p.m....

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2020
Last comment by rdegolia, on Aug 7, 2020 at 10:13 am | 10 comments | 5763 Views


Tonight: Talk on next quake in Bay Area

Tom Brocher, director of the U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Science Center, will give a talk Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Portola...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2012
Last comment by Earle Jones, on Oct 3, 2012 at 4:43 pm | 1 comment | 5761 Views


Menlo Park City Council cautious on proposal to ban new gas heaters

A push in Menlo Park to transition gas appliances to electric-powered ones citywide will be delayed after Menlo Park council...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2021
Last comment by Perspectives guy, on Sep 12, 2021 at 9:39 pm | 14 comments | 5760 Views


Academic honors: Report the information here

Report information about academic honors and scholarships in the comment box below. ...

Original post made by Richard Hine on May. 16, 2007
Last comment by Newshound, on May 16, 2007 at 8:06 am | 2 comments | 5760 Views


Terms of use; monitoring posts on Town Square

We are taking offline some posts that don't meet the Terms of Use for Town Square, including recent posts of "sarcastic fiction."...

Original post made by Richard Hine on Nov. 7, 2006
There are no comments yet. 5760 Views


Golden Shears celebrates 50th year

When Louis Arenas opened his barbershop in downtown Menlo Park, he wanted it to be an old-fashioned type of place, where...

Original post made on May. 17, 2013
Last comment by SteveC, on May 17, 2013 at 5:52 pm | 6 comments | 5760 Views


Agreement advances on library revenue-sharing

The Atherton City Council on July 18 unanimously decided to move forward an agreement to share some unspent property tax...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2018
Last comment by , on Jul 23, 2018 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 5759 Views


Flegel's: Yes, it's moving; no, it's not going far

"Moving Sale" signs in front of Menlo Park's 65-year-old downtown furniture store and interior design business, Flegel's...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2019
Last comment by Yeah, sure, on Nov 25, 2019 at 2:58 pm | 1 comment | 5758 Views


Upcoming Programs at Atherton Library

Monday, September 9th at 11 am: Fall Preschool Storytimes begin. For ages 3-5. Tuesday, September 10th at 10:30 am: Toddler...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Sep. 4, 2013
There are no comments yet. 5757 Views


'Paint the Garden" workshop at Allied Arts

An exhibit of "Classic California" landscapes by Kristen Olson of Palo Alto will be on display at the Portola Art Gallery...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Frances, on Mar 15, 2013 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | 5756 Views


Traffic alert: Major water main replacement project in Menlo Park

The California Water Service company will soon begin a several-months-long project to replace 3,875 feet of water main on...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Katherine Arthurs, on Dec 2, 2016 at 10:49 pm | 8 comments | 5755 Views


Proponents reel from withdrawal of Arrillaga offer to help build new library

An offer by local philanthropist and billionaire developer John Arrillaga to help the city of Menlo Park build a new main...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2018
Last comment by Menlo guy, on Oct 10, 2018 at 1:25 pm | 6 comments | 5755 Views


Jim Lewis threatens libel lawsuit against Menlo Park, councilwoman

For the past year, Palo Alto resident Jim Lewis has become one of Menlo Park's most persistent volunteers, attending countless...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2008
Last comment by Renter, on Jun 20, 2008 at 10:17 am | 6 comments | 5754 Views


Soccer: Woodside High girls win CCS Open Division

Kayla Hart scored in the 59th minute and the Woodside High School Wildcats held off a previously undefeated Mountain View...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2016
Last comment by Woodsider, on Mar 7, 2016 at 12:20 pm | 1 comment | 5754 Views


The choice to NOT have kids

The SF Chronicle Magazine had an interesting article last Sunday called Kids R Not Us, about people's attitudes regarding...

Original post made by Diana on Mar. 6, 2007
Last comment by parent of teenagers, on Apr 8, 2007 at 10:18 am | 3 comments | 5754 Views


Menlo police officer involved in collision

A Menlo Park police officer making a U-turn against a red light to respond to an emergency call was involved in a crash with...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2013
Last comment by anon, on Jul 31, 2013 at 12:49 pm | 2 comments | 5754 Views
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