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THE LOCAL DISH

Hillary Clinton Needs Help Walking Up Stairs

Hillary Clinton's health in precarious and just today she need assistance from two secret service agent just to walk up a...

Original post made by Concerned Voter on Aug. 7, 2016
Last comment by Not really, on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:13 pm | 5 comments | 2137 Views

AROUND TOWN

Celebration of life for Atherton's Roslyn Morris

A celebration of the life of Atherton's Roslyn Morris will be held Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Roslyn...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by Georgia C Babs, on Aug 8, 2016 at 1:05 pm | 3 comments | 5287 Views

SPORTS

M-A grad Weil set to row, row, row his boat in Rio waters

Menlo-Atherton grad Seth Weil was just looking for a way to blow off steam when he signed up for the rowing club as a UC...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by M-A Grad '93, on Aug 8, 2016 at 11:34 am | 1 comment | 2604 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Atherton's bills for presidential visit subject of WikiLeaks emails

Atherton's attempts to be repaid for the costs of town services when President Barack Obama was in town for a fundraiser...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2016
Last comment by Toby tHanks, on Aug 7, 2016 at 6:06 pm | 23 comments | 4463 Views

MENLO PARK

Large local firm forgets to include Israeli Flag and Name Israel on list of Olympic nation participants

Seems that FaceBook forgot to include the Israeli flag and name Israel on its list of participating nations in the Rio Olympics. FaceBook...

Original post made by whatever on Aug. 5, 2016
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on Aug 5, 2016 at 6:34 pm | 1 comment | 553 Views

AROUND TOWN

Motorcycle fatality closed part of U.S. 101 in Palo Alto

A motorcyclist was killed Aug. 4 on U.S. 101 in Palo Alto after colliding with an SUV and being run over by a truck, the...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2016
Last comment by Richard Hine, on Aug 5, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 18 comments | 4832 Views

MENLO PARK

Neighboring cities, ACLU criticize findings of Facebook expansion studies

What do Menlo Park's neighbors think about Facebook's expansion plans? Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/08/01/neighboring-cities-aclu-criticize-findin...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2016
Last comment by Genevieve R., on Aug 5, 2016 at 10:44 am | 7 comments | 3141 Views

OTHER TOPICS

A Menlo Park war hero turns 100

You don't have to be a hero to live 100 years. But when a hero turns 100, it's party time on a grand scale. Carl Clark of...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by Henry Organ, on Aug 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 4 comments | 3671 Views

WOODSIDE

Historic Woodside estate is still a summer home for the Fleishhacker family

Not long after the 1906 earthquake, Mortimer Fleishhacker, a successful San Francisco businessman, decided he wanted to build...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2013
Last comment by Mike Prevot, on Aug 3, 2016 at 5:29 pm | 6 comments | 37940 Views

AROUND TOWN

Assembly race: latest reports on campaign contributions

With a couple of months left until election day, Palo Alto City Councilman Marc Berman is leading in campaign contributions...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by Huey - Workin' for a livin', on Aug 3, 2016 at 12:40 pm | 2 comments | 1759 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton repeatedly asked Caltrans to make crossings safer

For years, Atherton has been asking the California Department of Transportation to make crossing El Camino Real, State Highway...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2016
Last comment by My2Bits, on Aug 3, 2016 at 10:36 am | 2 comments | 3639 Views

ATHERTON

El Camino hazards: Political leaders call on Caltrans to act

After hearing of the verdict assigning the California Department of Transportation most of the blame for a 2010 death in...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by Robert Cronin, on Aug 2, 2016 at 9:02 pm | 1 comment | 1850 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park Council Election Speculation Thread

So the Council election filing period has apparently been open since July 18 [Clerk page- http://menlopark.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=300]....

Original post made by The Peninsularity on Aug. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 645 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police calls: Boy injured in hit-and-run incident in Menlo Park

Crime and accident reports for Menlo Park and Atherton Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/08/02/police-calls-boy-injured-in-hit-and-run-incident-in-menlo...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by jackrabbit, on Aug 2, 2016 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 5960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Woodside: Smooth surface just one bonus in repaving 12 miles of Woodside Road

Travel on state Highway 84 (Woodside Road) over the 12 miles between Interstate 280 and Friars Lane will be one-lane at times...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2048 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Motorcyclist dies after solo crash near Woodside

A motorcyclist died Saturday morning after a solo crash on state Highway 84 near Woodside, according to the California Highway...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2016
Last comment by POGO, on Aug 2, 2016 at 10:52 am | 6 comments | 5185 Views

MENLO PARK

Remembering the Atherton of his youth

Jonathan Berg remembers growing up in the Atherton of the 1950s and 60s. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/2016/07/20/remembering-the-atherton-of-his-youth...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2016
Last comment by Jonathan Berg, on Aug 2, 2016 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 2784 Views

AROUND TOWN

West Nile virus found in Atherton

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus were found in Atherton on Thursday, prompting the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2016
Last comment by Resident , on Aug 1, 2016 at 1:21 pm | 3 comments | 3385 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton: Crosswalk stoplight activation delayed

Atherton's pedestrian-activated stoplight on El Camino Real at Almendral Avenue, scheduled to go into operation on Aug....

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2016
Last comment by Westside Trucker, on Aug 1, 2016 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 2211 Views

THE LOCAL DISH

Washington Post Gives Hillary Clinton 4 Pinocchios

In an interview with Chris Wallace Ms. Clinton claims that the FBI director said her email answers were ‘truthful. The...

Original post made by Washington Post Reader on Aug. 1, 2016
Last comment by Doro R, on Aug 1, 2016 at 9:45 am | 1 comment | 1147 Views
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