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THE LOCAL DISH

After 43 years, Hobee's Restaurant sold to new owners

The family that has owned Peninsula breakfast institution Hobee's Restaurant for 43 years sold the business to two longtime...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by historyguy, on Jun 16, 2017 at 5:38 am | 2 comments | 1917 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Woodside grad finds fame, if not yet fortune, in Hollywood

What does it take to be 'discovered' by Hollywood? For Lucas Yancey, 31, it seems to have been his plastic-faced imitation...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by judickiel@gmail.com, on Jun 15, 2017 at 8:33 pm | 3 comments | 3317 Views

OTHER TOPICS

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to help house local teachers

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announced the investment of $5 million to create a home down payment support fund through...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2017
Last comment by Birdnscrap, on Jun 15, 2017 at 1:43 pm | 1 comment | 1665 Views

AROUND TOWN

Woodside pig scramble: Opposing views

A group of Woodside residents is calling on the Town Council to ban the traditional pig scramble, when kids chase and capture...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2017
Last comment by blanche smith, on Jun 14, 2017 at 12:35 am | 52 comments | 6093 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton continues fight against Caltrain electrification funds

Even as Caltrain starts work on its nearly $2 billion project to electrify its trains on the Peninsula, Atherton and others...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2017
Last comment by Brian, on Jun 13, 2017 at 5:57 pm | 13 comments | 3954 Views

ATHERTON

Atherton voters OK public funding of new civic center

Atherton voters have approved an advisory measure asking whether the town should spend more public money to build a new...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 13, 2017 at 5:31 pm | 43 comments | 3428 Views

ATHERTON

Menlo Park: Kirtee Kapoor, 46, was a prominent attorney

Following the June 5 death of Kirtee Kapoor, a 46-year-old Menlo Park lawyer and father, many who knew him have expressed...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2017
There are no comments yet. 6376 Views

AROUND TOWN

Friday: Opera singers perform Verdi at Italian dinner event in Woodside

There will be way more than wine, women and song at “Verdi in the Village” in Woodside the night of Friday, June 16....

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2017
Last comment by Ama Zenya, on Jun 12, 2017 at 7:31 pm | 2 comments | 810 Views

MENLO PARK

Today: Groundbreaking on Willow Road/U.S. 101 interchange project

A groundbreaking for the Willow Road/U.S. 101 interchange project will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at the intersection...

Original post made on May. 16, 2017
Last comment by Gail, on Jun 11, 2017 at 3:07 pm | 3 comments | 2692 Views

MENLO PARK

Wednesday: Menlo Park holds workshop on $116 million budget

Menlo Park City Manager Alex McIntyre will host a budget workshop Wednesday, May 31, to discuss the city's proposed $116...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Nancy T Payer, on Jun 10, 2017 at 5:44 pm | 4 comments | 1439 Views

ATHERTON

Feature: Menlo Park company breeds, boards and trains dogs

When Qancy gets home from work, she takes off her uniform, just like her handler Atherton police officer Krystal Pronske....

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2017
Last comment by Jon Castor, on Jun 10, 2017 at 10:10 am | 1 comment | 2126 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park weighs plans for Facebook building

The Menlo Park Planning Commission generally supported Facebook's modified plans for its 450,000-square-foot Building 22...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 10, 2017 at 6:48 am | 3 comments | 2230 Views

AROUND TOWN

Now open: Menlo Park youth mental health clinic

Months ahead of schedule, SafeSpace, a mental health program for youth, has opened in Menlo Park. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Jun 8, 2017 at 7:42 pm | 7 comments | 4767 Views

AROUND TOWN

Personal stories tell why SafeSpace is needed

SafeSpace's founders say it will take much of its direction from its Youth Advisory Board of local high school and college...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Law Abider, on Jun 8, 2017 at 2:32 pm | 2 comments | 2544 Views

MENLO PARK

Pastor suspected of sex assaults detained by ICE

After spending little more than a day at the San Mateo County Jail, the pastor of a Menlo Park church arrested on suspicion...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2491 Views

PORTOLA VALLEY

June 15 in Portola Valley: Rockabilly band kicks off summer concert series

The band Jinx Jones will bring its live rockabilly music from the 1950s to the performance lawn at Portola Valley Town Center...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
Last comment by Dave Boyce, on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:24 am | 2 comments | 1240 Views

MENLO PARK

Menlo Park mayor joins national response to Trump climate-change action

After President Donald Trump on June 1 withdrew the U.S. from the Paris climate-change agreement, Menlo Park Mayor Kirsten...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2017
Last comment by Conserving Conservative, on Jun 8, 2017 at 9:14 am | 7 comments | 1476 Views

AROUND TOWN

Menlo Park boys win soccer title

The Menlo Park Boys Under 10 AYSO Select soccer team won the Davis World Cup soccer tournament on Memorial Day weekend in...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2591 Views

MENLO PARK

San Carlos Airport noise solutions prove elusive

More than a year after San Mateo County started a study meant to figure out how to address the noise complaints pouring...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 7, 2017 at 10:53 pm | 34 comments | 4156 Views

MENLO PARK

Atherton: Man killed by train at Watkins Avenue crossing

An adult man was struck and killed by a southbound train at the Watkins Avenue Caltrain crossing in Atherton at approximately...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by CoWorker, on Jun 7, 2017 at 6:24 pm | 19 comments | 11196 Views
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