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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 | 2248 Views

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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 | 2128 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 | 1769 Views

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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 | 2642 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 | 4213 Views

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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 | 1489 Views

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Contested election likely in high school district

With more than two weeks left to register as a candidate for public office in the November election, a contested election...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2011
Last comment by larry, on Aug 9, 2011 at 6:26 pm | 2 comments | 2658 Views

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Upcoming Programs at Atherton Library

Thursday, August 11 at 4 pm- Musical Storytime for all ages. Friday, August 12 at 1 pm- Summer Reading Carnival. Bounce...

Original post made by Atherton Library on Aug. 9, 2011
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Police calls: Diamond necklace reported stolen

Grand theft reports in Menlo Park, vandalism report in Portola Valley. Read the full story here http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=9435...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Aug 9, 2011 at 1:35 pm | 3 comments | 2448 Views

MENLO PARK

Burglars bust window in Willows

As-of-yet-unidentified burglars broke the side window of a home in the 200 block of Marmona Drive in Menlo Park on Monday. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by Clarence Darrow, on Aug 9, 2011 at 1:12 pm | 1 comment | 2079 Views

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Tuesday: Nutrition in age of obesity

With obesity and Type 2 diabetes considered national epidemics, nutrition professor Marjorie Freedman will talk about her...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2011
Last comment by Orly Taitz, on Aug 9, 2011 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 2257 Views

WOODSIDE

County stops broadcast herbicide spraying

San Mateo County will stop the broadcast roadside spraying of herbicides while it waits to hear from consultants about other...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2011
Last comment by Amy Shimmick, on Aug 8, 2011 at 12:59 pm | 2 comments | 2515 Views

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Tonight: Housing for homeless veterans

The Department of Veterans Affairs holds a public hearing tonight (July 28) to discuss creating housing on Willow Road in...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2011
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Aug 8, 2011 at 9:55 am | 7 comments | 1893 Views

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Carpenter to recuse himself from computer votes

Peter Carpenter, a member of the governing board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, has decided, "in an abundance...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2011
Last comment by tolerant, on Aug 7, 2011 at 11:41 am | 37 comments | 4084 Views

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Native American partial skull found in Ladera

Deputies from the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office were called to Ladera on Friday, July 1, after a worker discovered what...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2011
Last comment by ItsO-S-C-A-R, on Aug 5, 2011 at 6:58 pm | 7 comments | 1899 Views

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Sunday: Tour de Peninsula traffic advisory

You can expect some traffic congestion and lane closures Sunday, Aug. 7, due to Tour de Peninsula, expected to attract 1,500...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2011
Last comment by Haricot Vert, on Aug 5, 2011 at 2:00 pm | 1 comment | 1790 Views

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Russia's Post Office has issued a Collection of Stamps Honoring Obama's 50th Birthday

How appropriate for Russia to be honoring Obama. Do view the news click on this link http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/08/02/54099467.html Dasvidaniya Hank...

Original post made by Hank Lawrence on Aug. 2, 2011
Last comment by Sung, on Aug 5, 2011 at 11:28 am | 7 comments | 2157 Views

MENLO PARK

Volatile public comment on downtown plan

The third session of the Menlo Park Planning Commission's review of the proposed downtown/El Camino Real specific plan inspired...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2011
Last comment by Norman, on Aug 4, 2011 at 9:48 pm | 41 comments | 4923 Views

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Those were the days

This service station was a fixture on El Camino Real in 1940, soon after the state widened the two-lane gravel road to four...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2011
Last comment by Caltrain is great infrastructure, on Aug 4, 2011 at 3:23 pm | 3 comments | 1742 Views

MENLO PARK

Judge: Bookkeeper deserves more time for embezzlement at Roger Reynolds Nursery

Some Americans are celebrating Emancipation Day, but probably not Evette Christine Weiler. A judge has decided that a woman...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2011
Last comment by Hmmm, on Aug 4, 2011 at 11:57 am | 4 comments | 2252 Views
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