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Atherton's Bonnie Uytengsu gives $10M for children's hospital surgery center

When the new Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford opens late this year, the doors to its new high tech surgery center...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Margaret Beltramo, on Jul 7, 2017 at 1:52 pm | 1 comment | 1978 Views

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Atherton: Dog walker sees fire, alerts residents, calls 911

A quick thinking dog walker who saw flames near a home on Heather Drive in Atherton at about 10:30 p.m. on July Fourth called...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by Chigi, on Jul 6, 2017 at 2:34 pm | 1 comment | 2042 Views

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Tonight: Atherton council to discuss budget, civic center costs

Atherton's City Council meets tonight, June 21, to discuss adopting a 2017-18 budget with $13 million in general fund spending,...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2017
Last comment by Apple, on Jun 24, 2017 at 11:27 am | 17 comments | 1103 Views

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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 | 3418 Views

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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 | 3058 Views

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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. 5017 Views

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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 | 1752 Views

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Menlo Park fire district buying Atherton property next to station

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has purchased a residential property next door to its fire station on Almendral Avenue...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2017
Last comment by James McLaughlin , on Jun 7, 2017 at 4:35 pm | 17 comments | 3287 Views

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June 6 deadline to vote in Atherton election

The deadline to vote in an advisory election about how to fund a new Atherton civic center is Tuesday, June 6. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
Last comment by common sense, on Jun 6, 2017 at 5:27 pm | 3 comments | 1245 Views

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Man killed by train at Atherton crossing

A man was struck and killed by a southbound Caltrain at the Watkins Avenue crossing next to Holbrook-Palmer Park in Atherton...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
Last comment by wrong, on Jun 6, 2017 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 559 Views

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Coroner identifies man who died after being hit by train in Atherton Monday

The San Mateo County Coroner's office has identified Kirtee Kapoor, 46, of Menlo Park as the man who died after being struck...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2017
There are no comments yet. 9920 Views

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Atherton's Judy Sleeth receives Lifetime of Achievement Award

As a teacher, a docent and the founder of the nonprofit Art in Action, Judy Sleeth has inspired a love of art in thousands...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by phillemansky, on Jun 3, 2017 at 4:38 pm | 4 comments | 1720 Views

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Atherton's new police chief likes 'customer service' focus

Atherton's new police chief, Steven McCulley,says he was drawn out of retirement by Atherton's job description, which focused...

Original post made on May. 25, 2017
Last comment by Roberto, on May 26, 2017 at 10:24 am | 3 comments | 1592 Views

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FedEx driver arrested in connection with Atherton, Menlo Park burglaries

A Hayward man and convicted felon, who worked as a FedEx driver on contract, was arrested by Menlo Park police May 23 in...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Menlo Voter., on May 25, 2017 at 7:48 pm | 8 comments | 3405 Views

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Editorial: Vote yes on Atherton's Measure A to fund new civic center

Atherton's Measure A asks voters whether the town should supplement private donations and existing dedicated funds with available...

Original post made on May. 23, 2017
Last comment by Apple, on May 24, 2017 at 5:05 pm | 4 comments | 1452 Views

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Atherton election: Pro and con views on civic center measure

In a special, mail-only advisory election June 6, Atherton voters are asked whether the town of Atherton should supplement...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Rick DeGolia, on May 16, 2017 at 1:29 pm | 27 comments | 2789 Views

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Wednesday: Menlo Park meeting on Willow Road traffic woes

A community meeting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, at Laurel School Upper Campus (275 Elliott Drive) for...

Original post made on May. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1099 Views

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‚ÄčAtherton voters face decision on financing new civic center

Atherton's registered voters should start receiving ballots in the mail this week containing one question: Should Atherton...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 10, 2017 at 8:15 pm | 2 comments | 1566 Views

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Atherton: Explosion awakens residents to a shed on fire in a Holbrook Lane backyard

An explosion in a backyard shed at 36 Holbrook Lane in Atherton is being credited for waking up nearby residents at about...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on May 10, 2017 at 3:56 pm | 9 comments | 2544 Views

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Atherton may spend $13.6 million on capital improvements

Atherton's City Council on May 3 took a first look at a proposed $13.6 million budget for spending on capital improvement...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by Ron Glickman, on May 10, 2017 at 8:36 am | 1 comment | 1474 Views
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