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Officers killed in the line of duty honored at county museum

The local law enforcement community gathered May 3 at the San Mateo County History Museum to honor 27 officers killed in...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by pearl, on May 4, 2017 at 2:17 pm | 1 comment | 1263 Views

MENLO PARK

Teens arrested in Menlo Park home on suspicion of burglary

Two teenage boys were confronted today by police inside a home on the 1000 block of Ringwood Avenue in Menlo Park and arrested...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by Keep PV SAFE!, on May 3, 2017 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 2068 Views

AROUND TOWN

Derwin spends big to persuade Elon Musk to 'Dump Trump'

Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla and Space X and chairman of Solar City, has not done enough to arrest climate change,...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by guv'mint money, on May 3, 2017 at 12:55 pm | 2 comments | 1876 Views

AROUND TOWN

Art exhibit: 'Near & Far'

Woodside artists Thomas Johnson and Kit Colman will show their works in a joint show titled "Near & Far" during May at the...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by Editor, on May 3, 2017 at 7:28 am | 1 comment | 508 Views

MENLO PARK

Family, friends reveal untold stories after deadly fire

Saturday marked the 20th anniversary of one of the deadliest residential structure fires in the United States, and certainly...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Neighbor, on May 2, 2017 at 9:40 pm | 4 comments | 1735 Views

WOODSIDE

Protesters shout down conservative rabbi at Woodside event

In an echo of the confrontations going on between the political left and right over free speech at the University of California...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 2, 2017 at 9:34 pm | 2 comments | 595 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton offered $13.6 million for pollution, flood control

Atherton has been offered up to $13.6 million in funding to divert and treat storm water and runoff, removing pollutants...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 2, 2017 at 6:04 pm | 1 comment | 1420 Views

ATHERTON

Guest opinion: Not playing on a level field with Atherton's Measure A election

In June the town of Atherton will be voting on the potential use of public funds to pay for the construction of a new civic...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Atherton American, on May 2, 2017 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 683 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park fastest growing City in Bay Area, second fastest growing City in the State

/www.mercurynews.com/2017/05/01/as-california-grows-menlo-park-and-other-bay-area-cities-see-population-boom/amp/ Per...

Original post made by News Addict on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 2, 2017 at 2:32 pm | 1 comment | 314 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

Portola Valley: Town debates how to warn criminals away

Is there a low-key, discreet but effective way to inform would-be burglars and thieves that they're being watched? The Portola...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Keep PV SAFE!, on May 2, 2017 at 2:19 pm | 3 comments | 1589 Views

MENLO PARK

Tonight: Should Menlo Park expand herbicide-free park maintenance?

Menlo Park has been experimenting with herbicide-free maintenance methods at four of the city parks for the past year. Tonight...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Beth, on May 2, 2017 at 1:34 pm | 2 comments | 976 Views

AROUND TOWN

Governor signs $52.4 billion gas tax into law

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday signed into law a $52.4 billion, 10-year gas tax and new annual vehicle fee intended to pay for fixing...

Original post made on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Jack Hickey, on May 2, 2017 at 12:01 pm | 10 comments | 1387 Views

MENLO PARK

8 PM or Later Sunsets for 106 Nights

Starting tonight the sun will set at 8 PM. Menlo Park will have 106 sunsets at 8 PM or later with August 15 being the last...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on May. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 177 Views

MENLO PARK

How 'right to die' law is working locally

"I barely knew him," said Nancy Meyer of Portola Valley, who was there when her client took prescribed drugs to exit life...

Original post made on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by American Home Land, on May 2, 2017 at 9:35 am | 2 comments | 2642 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park council shows support for 'sanctuary' ordinances

The Menlo Park City Council took a number of steps Tuesday night to deal with the issue of how the city will treat undocumented...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by Beddybyetime, on May 1, 2017 at 12:47 pm | 58 comments | 3479 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park police get mindfulness training in Oregon

About 25 Menlo Park police staff have returned from a 16- to 20-hour "resilience and mindfulness" training in Bend, Oregon,...

Original post made on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Question, on May 1, 2017 at 12:05 pm | 4 comments | 1693 Views

AROUND TOWN

Atherton not happy being left out of fire station study

Atherton's City Council has unanimously approved a strongly worded letter to the fire district, berating it for not including...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 1, 2017 at 10:13 am | 30 comments | 3369 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park: New east-west bike route trial moves forward

Who knew that a proposal to add some white paint on some roads could induce at least 20 people to wait through hours of...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by dana hendrickson, on Apr 30, 2017 at 10:53 pm | 30 comments | 4252 Views

MENLO PARK

Saturday: Fire district holds community meeting in Belle Haven

A promise to meet with Belle Haven residents to talk about fire services will be fulfilled on Saturday, April 29, when the...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Apr 30, 2017 at 1:11 pm | 13 comments | 1567 Views

MENLO PARK

car vs bicycle hit-and-run on Santa Cruz Ave this morning (Saturday 9:46am)

I read on the CHP log that a bicyclist was hit by a car on Santa Cruz Ave at 9:46am on Saturday morning (April 29). The bicyclist...

Original post made by parent on Apr. 29, 2017
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