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Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting

I'm a big fan of the holiday lights installed downtown, seen both at Fremont Park and on El Camino Real, near Ravenswood...

Original post made by Observer II on Oct. 18, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1175 Views


Tour de Menlo ride raises funds for scholarships, Almanac Holiday Fund

2018 Tour de Menlo riders helped raise funds for scholarships More than 400 cyclists from all over the Bay Area took...

Original post made by Tom Gibboney on Aug. 21, 2018
Last comment by really?, on Aug 21, 2018 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 1130 Views


Petition be circulated to Remove Public Benefit Bonus from ECR-NE Low Density zone

Remove Public Benefit Bonus from ECR-NE Low Density zone The ECR NE-L District is located on the east side of El Camino...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Nov. 2, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1123 Views


State Auditor High Critical (to say the least) report on High Speed Rail

The California State Auditor has just released a very critical report on the High Speed Rail Project and the Authority. One...

Original post made by Morris Brown on Nov. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1078 Views


Goodbye Sister Cities Committee

Say goodbye to your Menlo Park Sister City Committee, as it was DISSOLVED by unanamous vote of all five City Council members...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Nov. 13, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1064 Views


Massage Parlor Use Permit Applied for at 1800 ECR

A use permit has been applied for at 1800 El Camino Real. I urge all neighbors to contact the planning commission and raise...

Original post made by Menlo Voter. on Feb. 27, 2020
There are no comments yet. 1046 Views


San Francisco Boys Chorus Conducting Classes online

FOR POTENTIAL REMOTE LEARNERS BAY AREA COUNTIES: Auditions for the San Francisco Boys Chorus online classes are ongoing....

Original post made by Roberta Bowman on Jul. 6, 2020
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Trader Joe's puts a stop to the M-A Thanksgiving food drive

For many years Trader Joe's has supported our community and, in turn, our community has supported Trader Joe's. Well, it...

Original post made by Kim Morris on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Frozen, on Nov 17, 2021 at 1:10 pm | 1 comment | 1020 Views


Screening Wed. Sept. 25th of "Cinema Paradiso" to honor the Menlo Park Guild theater and its staff

Menlo Park's 90+ yr. old movie theater, the Guild, is closing Thurs. Sept. 26th to make way to a new Guild that will focus...

Original post made by Judy A on Sep. 24, 2019
There are no comments yet. 1011 Views


City accuses residents of breaking the law without any evidence

Dear Ms Chen, I am in receipt of your letter of March 20, 2023. First, I find it disturbing that the City would send...

Original post made by Peter Carpenter on Mar. 23, 2023
Last comment by New Menlo Park Resident, on Mar 30, 2023 at 11:36 am | 11 comments | 1009 Views


RV Vehicle for Menlo Park Police Dept - $0.5 Million !

Dear Fellow Citizens: Were you aware that the City of Menlo Park are to vote soon on a request to spend $478,886.50 on...

Original post made by DC McGlynn on Nov. 13, 2019
There are no comments yet. 999 Views


Read the full story here posted Thursday, June 7, 2012, 11:19 PM...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 9, 2012 at 7:43 am | 4 comments | 983 Views


Having A “Turkey-Less” Thanksgiving? Or simply need a break from leftovers (again).

No Problem. Now through Sunday, November 29 simply order a delicious take-out lunch or dinner from a local restaurant or...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Nov. 24, 2020
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Dec 7, 2020 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 982 Views


Camp Menlo Park and its Mid Peninsula Legacy

Between the pandemic and political races this year, it is little wonder we haven’t paused to remember that Camp Menlo Park...

Original post made by jeff Kleck on Dec. 14, 2020
There are no comments yet. 966 Views


Post Covid 19 - A Wish List

The message below is from the Galway Mayor Michael Cubbard. The thoughts expressed may be universal as stated by the youth...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Jun. 17, 2021
There are no comments yet. 956 Views


Menlo Park should rethink nixing parking on Middle Avenue

The primary objective of Menlo Park's Middle Avenue Project is to improve the safety of bicyclists and pedestrians, and last...

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Mar. 17, 2023
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Mar 24, 2023 at 3:46 pm | 1 comment | 923 Views



Menlo Park has had a Sister City program for many years. In fact, its relationship with Galway, Ireland can be traced back...

Original post made by Jim Lewis on Nov. 12, 2021
There are no comments yet. 916 Views


Who removed the right turn lane at the start of Santa Cruz Ave?

Who is responsible for removing the right turn lane and creating traffic backups on Alameda de las Pulgas? Is this a MP decision?...

Original post made by new guy on Jul. 3, 2019
There are no comments yet. 872 Views


It's Time To Save Menlo Park Outdoor Dining And The Santa Cruz Avenue Community Plaza

The Menlo Park City Council will decide the future of these important community assets on January 25.

Original post made by dana hendrickson on Jan. 19, 2022
There are no comments yet. 838 Views


Approving office space increases housing demand.

I had a long discussion with a former colleague recently. The irony is that if you want to ameliorate (that's a 25 cent...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Aug. 12, 2022
Last comment by Stuart Soffer, on Sep 4, 2022 at 2:58 pm | 5 comments | 789 Views
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