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AROUND TOWN

Local ballet companies offer their own holiday traditions

Once again this holiday season, two local companies are taking a break from presenting the traditional ballet, "The Nutcracker,"...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2017
Last comment by Jill Layman, on Nov 29, 2017 at 8:40 am | 1 comment | 1422 Views

MENLO PARK

Downtown dining seating in essential parking places

As a long time Menlo Park resident I have seen the downtown area evolve from very few businesses open on the weekend, to...

Original post made by Noel Smith on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by dazzling wicked, on Nov 28, 2017 at 10:27 pm | 29 comments | 1762 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Hiring events set for 11-story Hotel Nia in Menlo Park

Hotel Nia, an 11-story, 250-room hotel at Independence and Chrysler drives, east of U.S. 101, in Menlo Park, is expected...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
Last comment by Kay Blocker, on Nov 28, 2017 at 12:31 pm | 1 comment | 2111 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park man arrested on child pornography charges

Deputies arrested Menlo Park resident Matthew Coda at San Francisco International Airport on Monday evening, Nov. 27, on...

Original post made on Nov. 28, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2249 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park for Good Governance

Menlo Park is about to significantly change how its city council is elected for the November 2018 elections. This change...

Original post made by Pam Jones and Jen Wolosin on Nov. 27, 2017
Last comment by jessie, on Nov 28, 2017 at 11:50 am | 13 comments | 1017 Views

ATHERTON

Seven years after fatal collision, new stoplights operating on El Camino

More than seven years after Atherton began asking Caltrans to do something to make crossing El Camino Real safer in the town,...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Nov 28, 2017 at 11:20 am | 5 comments | 2485 Views

MENLO PARK

Wednesday: Menlo Park starts process to change system for electing council members

Menlo Park is transitioning to district elections and needs to figure out a fast, fair way to determine how those districts...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2017
Last comment by Jen Wolosin, on Nov 27, 2017 at 2:53 pm | 2 comments | 1299 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park: City hires consultant to audit public communications

The city of Menlo Park plans to pay a consultant up to $50,000 to audit how the city communicates with the public, and advise...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by George Fisher, on Nov 27, 2017 at 10:58 am | 16 comments | 1404 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton tax election: Each side raises around $6,000

Both the pro and con campaign committees in the recent parcel tax election raised similar amounts of money, but the opponents...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2017
Last comment by Over spending, on Nov 25, 2017 at 4:36 pm | 1 comment | 1005 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Fire officials: Local lessons from North Bay fires

During wildfire season, when the temperature is high and the humidity low, firefighters are advising residents of Woodside,...

Original post made on Nov. 24, 2017
Last comment by Wendy, on Nov 25, 2017 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 2070 Views

MENLO PARK

Christmas Market at Allied Arts Guild December 2

A free event for the community. From 10-3, enjoy the 3.5 acres of gardens, shop in the shops or from the 12 outside vendors,...

Original post made by Louise S on Nov. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 302 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton council promises to try to save civic center trees

As many as 13 healthy heritage trees could be cut down to make way for the construction of a new civic center in Atherton,...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by More misdirection, on Nov 23, 2017 at 8:25 am | 7 comments | 1392 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Michelin-caliber' restaurant to open near Atherton

The restaurant group behind local establishments The Village Pub and Mayfield Bakery & Cafe plans to open a Michelin-caliber...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by MEMBERONE, on Nov 22, 2017 at 5:48 pm | 1 comment | 4167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Left Bank

Now, is Left Bank were feeding needy families FREE for Thanksgiving that would be news. Why not use the wealth in our community...

Original post made by Harriet Garfinkle on Nov. 22, 2017
There are no comments yet. 192 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Update: How woman was rescued; vehicle draped with live wire

A traffic accident on La Honda Road about 1 mile west of Skyline Boulevard on Nov. 16 left a motorist inside a wrecked vehicle...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by Glenn Reid, on Nov 21, 2017 at 7:10 pm | 2 comments | 2560 Views

SPORTS

Grady scores on both sides of the ball in Knights win

Dillon Grady wasn't sure he would even earn a starting spot for the Menlo School football team. Turned out he became a starter...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by Clunge, on Nov 21, 2017 at 4:21 pm | 1 comment | 498 Views

WOODSIDE

Update: Woodside agrees to hold ethics-code workshop

A workshop could begin in January to revisit the ethics code that, since 1994, has governed the behavior of Woodside's Town...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1028 Views

MENLO PARK

Willows traffic crisis: Menlo Park to install 'No Thru Traffic' signs

Drastically worsened traffic conditions on Willow Road and in the Willows neighborhood due to the installation of new signals...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Name not found, on Nov 20, 2017 at 4:58 pm | 45 comments | 3919 Views

MENLO PARK

Guest opinion: Polarized voting in Menlo Park has not been proven

The City Council, facing a potential lawsuit represented by attorney Kevin Shenkman, is scrambling to create a plan for city...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by Heyward Robinson, on Nov 20, 2017 at 2:09 pm | 1 comment | 1207 Views

MENLO PARK

Editorial: Menlo Park's tone-deaf lobbyist proposal sidelined

New revelations that the FBI was investigating a top partner of Mercury Public Affairs helped derail Menlo Park's plan to...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by partner, on Nov 20, 2017 at 12:36 am | 5 comments | 1571 Views
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Coffeebar opens in Menlo Park
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Spring College Fairs
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Willow-Gate, and Safe Routes to School
By Stuart Soffer | 5 comments | 461 views

The Cost of Service
By Aldis Petriceks | 0 comments | 311 views