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AROUND TOWN

Photos from Menlo Charity Horse Show

Here are photos from the 41st annual Menlo Charity Horse Show, held Aug. 9-14, at the Menlo Circus Club in Atherton. ==B...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2011
Last comment by Michael G. Stogner, on Aug 13, 2011 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 2745 Views

ATHERTON

Citizen's Complaint Filed Against Atherton Police Chief

Guerra had a choice. His choice was to be part of the solution or be part of the problem. He chose the latter. Accordingly,...

Original post made by John P Johns on Mar. 18, 2011
Last comment by Even more grateful, on Aug 12, 2011 at 10:07 pm | 4 comments | 2538 Views

AROUND TOWN

DA Wagstaffe: FBI investigation 'manufactured'

San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe isn't buying the allegation that his office is being investigated by the...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2011
Last comment by Johnny Rocket, on Aug 12, 2011 at 7:02 pm | 92 comments | 6871 Views

OTHER TOPICS

M. Kenneth Oshman, tech pioneer and Atherton resident, dies at 71

Silicon Valley pioneer and Jewish community center benefactor M. Kenneth Oshman has died at 71. An Atherton resident, he...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by poster, on Aug 12, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 2 comments | 2733 Views

MENLO PARK

Making it safer to cross El Camino Real

Focusing on the El Camino Real portion of the proposed downtown specific plan for Menlo Park last night, the Planning Commission...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by you're kidding, on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:58 pm | 12 comments | 2309 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Burlgary suspect on the loose near Woodside/Portola Valley border

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office are looking in Portola Valley and Woodside for a burglary suspect described...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by artist sketch, on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 2920 Views

ATHERTON

Court rejects order to halt Atherton layoffs

The San Mateo County Superior Court this morning denied an injunction to halt the layoff of Atherton employees. The town...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Dharma, on Aug 12, 2011 at 3:09 pm | 25 comments | 2664 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Steel deer sculpture under repair

Portola Valley's rust-brown deer of steel will be returning soon to the lawn at Triangle Park at the corner of Alpine and...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2011
Last comment by Jerrie, on Aug 12, 2011 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments | 2711 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Opinion: Republican takes on the debt-ceiling issue

The July 20 Guest Opinion piece by Rep. Anna Eshoo, a Democrat, requires a fair and balanced response. The title of her essay...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by David Dellinger, on Aug 11, 2011 at 10:34 pm | 38 comments | 8917 Views

WOODSIDE

Woodside Elmentary School superintendent to resign

Diana Abbati, principal and superintendent of the Woodside Elementary School District since mid-2008, has announced plans...

Original post made on May. 14, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:38 pm | 20 comments | 4345 Views

AROUND TOWN

County joins bike-share pilot program

San Mateo County has joined a pilot program that would lend bikes to Caltrain commuters for the day. A pilot may begin...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:30 pm | 4 comments | 2210 Views

OTHER TOPICS

High Speed Rail Costs Soar

http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_18645051?IADID=Search-www.mercurynews.com-www.mercurynews.com It was just reported that...

Original post made by POGO on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by R.Gordon, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:18 pm | 14 comments | 3183 Views

OTHER TOPICS

High-speed rail price tag rises again

California's planned high-speed rail line could cost billions more than the state's initial projections indicated, according...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by POGO, on Aug 11, 2011 at 5:03 pm | 7 comments | 2659 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Jet Ski patrols proposed for Mavericks

The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office on Thursday will present a plan to federal officials that could provide for a voluntary...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by Menlo Voter, on Aug 11, 2011 at 2:16 pm | 3 comments | 2758 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Four arrested after thefts from nonprofit

Four boys were arrested Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of stealing computer and electronic equipment from a nonprofit...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2011
Last comment by BoarderMom, on Aug 11, 2011 at 12:45 pm | 1 comment | 2403 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Letter: Disappointed in Stanford stance on trail

The following letter was written to Stanford President John Hennessy. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=11534...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Trail Fan, on Aug 11, 2011 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 2210 Views

AROUND TOWN

Portola Valley: Alpine Road trail work to begin soon

The next six months will see limited access to the hiking trail that runs along Alpine Road from Portola Valley's border...

Original post made on May. 24, 2011
Last comment by jimmae, on Aug 11, 2011 at 8:41 am | 4 comments | 1849 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Portola Valley crime: Woman faces prison, again

Confinement in state prison again could be ahead for San Francisco resident Jennifer Leigh Prince, 40, who has a connection...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by neighbor, on Aug 10, 2011 at 5:54 pm | 3 comments | 2776 Views

SPORTS

Tara VanDerveer to be inducted into Hall of Fame

==BI Women's basketball:== While the majority of her illustrious coaching career has been spent patrolling the Stanford sideline,...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2011
Last comment by Runbikr, on Aug 10, 2011 at 8:43 am | 2 comments | 4386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter: To balance budget, Clinton raised 'revenues'

Regarding Nancy H. Lemer's guest opinion piece on Democrats and the debt-ceiling issue: Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/story.php?story_id=11536...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by question, on Aug 9, 2011 at 6:40 pm | 4 comments | 1568 Views
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