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Menlo Park: Fire and city officials join forces for better emergency response  The Almanac Online

In a joint meeting held March 5, the Menlo Park City Council and the Menlo Park Fire Protection District board discussed how the district and city can work ...



Menlo-Atherton’s Daniel Heimuli picks Washington  East Bay Times

Four-star linebacker out of state champion M-A announces he will join teammate Noa Ngalu in Pac-12.



Menlo-Atherton High School lockdown lifted | News  The Almanac Online

The Atherton Police Department reported on its website that police lifted the lockdown at Menlo-Atherton High School, which was put in place at about 11:30 ...



MA celebrates state title with downtown parade | Local  San Mateo Daily Journal

A state championship season deserves a parade. Saturday, the Menlo-Atherton Bears celebrated their CIF Division 3-AA State Football Championship Bowl ...



Sequoia Union High School District sees first suggested new boundaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

Maps of new boundary lines aimed at addressing overcrowding in the Sequoia Union High School District are beginning to come together, but some community ...



Football: State champs get up-close look as Alabama recruits  The Mercury News

Menlo-Atherton coach, players watch practice at Stanford prior to College Football Playoff championship game.



Stanford coach, local residents among dozens indicted in college-admissions scandal  The Almanac Online

A Stanford University coach and numerous local residents, including some from Menlo Park and Atherton, are among the dozens indicted in a nationwide ...



Spotted: Stevie Nicks “coming home” to the Peninsula  InMenlo

Stevie Nicks of Fleetwood Mac fame, returned to the Peninsula this past weekend to perform at a private party in the redwoods up the hill from Menlo Park.



Long-time M-A biology teacher and former swimming coach Rick Longyear passes away at age 57  InMenlo

Writes Menlo-Atherton High School principal Simone Rick-Kennel in a special edition of the school newsletter, BearNotes: “It's unusual to deliver sad news mid ...



Students To March Through Menlo Park, Atherton, Palo Alto  SFGate

MENLO PARK. Students from several Menlo Park schools will join a 17-minute walkout to commemorate the lives lost at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High ...



Task force wants new high schools and bond: Sequoia Union High School District seeks to address growth issues  San Mateo Daily Journal

A facilities task force, aimed at exploring options such as boundary changes, open enrollment and opening new schools to address overcrowding and equity ...



Longyear more than just a voice | Sports  San Mateo Daily Journal

Rick Longyear doesn't know exactly what year he started working Peninsula Athletic League swim meets. The longtime meet director does recall, with particular ...



Atherton PAL awards $20,000 in scholarships | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

Four high school seniors from Atherton schools have been awarded $5000 scholarships by the Atherton Police Activities League: Clairesina Fifita and Mirian ...



M-A student Anna Quinlan wins 2018 Congressional App Challenge  InMenlo

Anna Quinlan of Menlo Atherton High School (pictured right) won the 2018 Congressional App Challenge sponsored by Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo ...



An educational dream fulfilled | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

In his early years at Menlo-Atherton High School, Alex Oesterling would walk past posted lists of older students recognized as National Merit Scholarship ...



Belmont School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

Belmont School Named Among Best Public Schools - Belmont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



“It's a wrap” signals smiles at Menlo-Atherton High School graduation  InMenlo

We're lucky enough to get some photographs taken by Menlo-Atherton High School students at graduation earlier today. We think they did a great job of ...



Atherton: Home burglarized as police finish community meeting on recent crime  The Almanac Online

Thieves struck again Thursday night in Atherton as a community meeting on a recent rash of burglaries in town concluded.



Local parents, Stanford coach indicted in college-admissions scandal  The Almanac Online

(Expanded version of an earlier story.) Numerous local parents and a Stanford University coach are among the dozens indicted in a nationwide ...



2 San Mateo Schools Among 100 Best Public High Schools  San Mateo, CA Patch

Area Schools Among '100 Best' Public High Schools - San Mateo, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California. Six schools ...



Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019  Fremont, CA Patch

Top 100 Public High Schools In CA For 2019 - Fremont, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California Public High ...



Multiple burglaries, car stolen in Atherton in less than a day  The Almanac Online

In fewer than 24 hours earlier this week someone stole a car and bicycles and broke into two homes in Atherton.



New Facebook exec Nick Clegg buys $9M Atherton home  The Almanac Online

Former U.K. deputy prime minister Nick Clegg is now vice president of global affairs and communications at Facebook, and recently purchased a home in ...



Hundreds of Bay Area students named National Merit Scholars semifinalists; see the list  The Mercury News

Hundreds of Bay Area students are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program that honors academic excellence.



Joseph Rector | Obituaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

Joe passed away on September 6, 2018 after battling lung cancer for almost two years. Joe went to Menlo-Atherton High School in Menlo Park, CA where he ...



Menlo Park family takes action on immigration policy with fundraising campaign  InMenlo

Update: The Willners have now raised over $20 million of a end of June. It was the photo of a young girl at the border about to be separated from her mother that ...



Menlo-Atherton teens collect canned goods for food bank  The Mercury News

With the motto, “We CAN M-Ake a difference,” student volunteers from Menlo-Atherton High School are fanning out to grocery stores on the mid-Peninsula to ...



Atherton to re-examine Caltrain stops in town  The Almanac Online

Atherton Rail Committee members are backtracking on their recommendation to add *service* to the Atherton Caltrain station in light of the recent introduction of a ...



Beverly Hills School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Beverly Hills, CA Patch

Beverly Hills School Among Best CA High Schools - Beverly Hills, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



2 Cerritos Schools Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Cerritos, CA Patch

2 Cerritos Schools Among Best CA High Schools - Cerritos-Artesia, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Authorities identify homicide victim as former town arborist  The Almanac Online

The San Mateo County Coroner's Office has identified the woman who was found fatally stabbed in her home in the 900 block of Valparaiso Avenue in Menlo ...



La Cañada School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

La Cañada School Among Best CA High Schools - La Cañada Flintridge, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



Walnut, Diamond Bar Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Patch.com

Walnut, DB, Voted Best Public High Schools In CA - Diamond Bar-Walnut, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top ...



Fare thee well to Menlo-Atherton's Class of 2015  The Almanac Online

In keeping with its tradition, Menlo-Atherton High School started its June 4 graduation ceremonies on a patriotic note, including a rendition of.



Former Menlo Oaks resident recalls growing up in the same neighborhood as Gayle King  InMenlo

Did you know that Gayle King, CBS This Morning co-anchor (and, of course, Oprah's best friend), lived in Menlo Oaks during the late 60s through early 70's and ...



Menlo Park Shooting Suspect Turns Self In  Patch.com

Menlo Park Shooting Suspect Turns Self In - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA - Police say the man walked into the police station to turn himself in for the weekend ...



Prep football 2018: All-Bay Area News Group offensive team  The Mercury News

CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device. PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Henry To'oto'o, De La Salle, 6-2, 205, senior.



Lawson Lowe | Obituaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

Lawson Lowe, born Aug. 4, 1939, died Jan. 30, 2019, at the age of 79, after a courageous battle with metastatic melanoma.



Man arraigned in fatal 2011 East Palo Alto shooting  Palo Alto Online

A 27-year-old man has been extradited to San Mateo County to face murder charges for a fatal 2011 shooting of a Menlo Park woman in East Palo Alto, the San ...



Newsom scales back high-speed rail plans | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

California's decadelong dream of building a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles hit a dead end in Sacramento on Feb. 12, with Gov ...



New Menlo Park council reverses decision on Caltrain separations  The Almanac Online

The wheels of Menlo Park's grade separation project lurched forward Tuesday night in a markedly different direction from where plans were headed under the ...



San Ramon School Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  San Ramon, CA Patch

DVHS Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - San Ramon, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of Top California ...



Romance, crashers and grade school friends on display at Zott's this afternoon  InMenlo

The Menlo-Atherton High School class of 1965 held its 50th reunion this weekend at various venues on the Peninsula. The events concluded today at Zott's out ...



Woman dies after being struck by train in Palo Alto  The Almanac Online

A 19-year-old woman who was struck by a train Friday afternoon near downtown Palo Alto has died, Caltrain has confirmed. She was identified as Sarah Marie ...



Educators adopt more tolerant drug policy | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

Growing tolerance for marijuana is filtering into local schools as educators develop new policy designed to appropriately address student drug use in the wake ...



Utes to play host to star power on official visit weekend  247Sports

This weekend, there will be a lot of star power on the hill in Salt Lake City. With another Utah football home game comes another Utah football recruiting ...



Menlo Park: School district OKs new high school  The Mercury News

Despite concerns that a new high school in an industrial area of Menlo Park will increase traffic congestion and isn't a good fit there, Sequoia Union High School ...



2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...



Menlo Park: City seeks feedback on Ravenswood, Caltrain track separation plan  The Almanac Online

The city of Menlo Park is seeking feedback on a draft report that addresses the complex question of what to do about the intersections of Caltrain tracks with city ...



OP-ED: Ralston Middle School Works To Close The Achievement Gap  Patch.com

SMC Schools Are Closing the Achievement Gap - Belmont, CA - The San Mateo County Office of Education highlights "promising practices" happening on the ...



Community Notebook: 'Tis the season for giving | News  Palo Alto Online

For Midpeninsula nonprofits, turning the holiday season into a festive time for those in need is dependent on community contributions. From toy drives to food ...



2 Menlo Park Fire Explorers Killed In Crash Were Fine Young Men  Patch.com

Fire Chief Details Crash, Recovery Of 3 On Skyline - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA - A local fire chief details the heartbreaking tragedy and the close ties the young ...



Clarice Merrill, 69, of Atherton has died | News  The Almanac Online

Frank Merrill says you can understand a lot about the kind of person his wife Clarice was by what she did after she knew she might soon die. She died on ...



Peck family with long-time Menlo Park roots, own and operate JP Digital Imaging  InMenlo

JP Digital Imaging may be located in Mountain View, but there's a lot of Menlo Park in the building. Jim, wife Leslie, and daughter Ashley are all Menlo-Atherton ...



2018 Knowles Fellowships awarded to 15 Stanford alumni  Stanford Report

The Knowles Teacher Initiative recently announced that 15 Stanford graduates are among the 34 early-career teachers to be awarded its 2018 teaching ...



Mindfulness training comes to Oak Knoll classroom thanks to Julie Brody  InMenlo

Leave it to community-minded Julie Brody to come up with a new program that benefits kids — teaching mindfulness at Oak Knoll School in Menlo Park.



Report: District failed to follow law, policy in sex-assault case  Palo Alto Online

A report released Wednesday details how Palo Alto High School and district administrators repeatedly failed to properly respond to a student who reported she ...



Memorial service for Peter Halsted of Portola Valley  The Almanac Online

A memorial *service* for Peter Halsted of Portola Valley is set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Our Lady of the Wayside Catholic Church at 930 Portola Road in ...



Year in review - schools: tax measures, declining enrollment  The Almanac Online

There was much going on in local elementary school districts in 2017: parcel taxes passed, school board members resigned and new members were appointed, ...



Menlo Park homicide suspect appears in court | News  The Almanac Online

Francis Wolke, the 36-year-old Ohio man suspected in the killing of Kathleen Anne Hughes Anderson of Menlo Park, appeared in San Mateo County Superior ...



Authorities identify man fatally struck by Caltrain in Palo Alto  East Bay Times

PALO ALTO — A man hit and killed by a Caltrain over the weekend has been identified by the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office as Craig ...



Ed Dobbs, local business owner and mentor to many, passes away at age 68  InMenlo

Edward Francis Dobbs, 68, passed away on February 22 at his home in Redwood City after a short and aggressive battle with brain cancer. He will be missed ...



Menlo Park Needs A Fully Elevated Rail System "Downtown"  The Almanac Online

In my last post, I promised to explain why I, and others, believe fully elevating tracks downtown is a far superior “grade separation” solution for Menlo Park than ...



Labor of love wins student recognition: M-A sophomore Patrick Kao flying high with regional science win for drone project  San Mateo Daily Journal

In fields rife with innovation, being an early adopter often pays hearty dividends — a valuable lesson Patrick Kao learned at an early age.



Generations grieve at the news: Menlo Park’s fabled Oasis Beer Garden to close  San Francisco Chronicle

The first urgent text came to Bob McIntyre from his ex-wife in Wyoming at 5 a.m. The second one came from his son in Spain an hour later. Both messages were ...



Doug Ernst  Napa Valley Register

1954—2018. Longtime Napa Valley journalist, media consultant and public information officer Doug Ernst died in his Napa home from complications from Lou ...



Monday: Public hearing on potential environmental impacts of 92-foot-tall building in Menlo Park  The Almanac Online

A 260000-square-foot, five-story research and development building proposed by Tarlton Properties at 1350 Adams Court in Menlo Park will be the topic of ...



Menlo Park: Toys, volunteers needed for holiday drive  The Almanac Online

The annual Willows neighborhood toy drive for children in the Ravenswood City School District is underway, and organizers are sounding the call for donations ...



Oregon State Recruiting Recap 3/21: Recent Offers on the Recruiting Trail for Beaver Football  Building the Dam

The new Oregon State coaching staff wrapped up an underrated, but an impressive recovery to their 2018 class by the time National Signing Day arrived on ...



News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

With a live orchestra and a cast of 49 students acting, singing and dancing, Woodside High School is bringing "Mamma Mia!" to the big stage for two weekends ...



Committee forms against school board candidate | News  Palo Alto Online

A group of Palo Alto parents concerned about school board candidate Kathy Jordan's temperament, in particular her interactions with student-journalists at Palo ...



Atherton is America's wealthiest town  InMenlo

According to a Bloomberg analysis of 2015 census data, Atherton is the wealthiest town in the United States with an annual average household income was ...



For Ted Robinson, becoming a sports announcer was always number one priority  InMenlo

Editor's note: It was great to hear Atherton resident Ted Robinson's commentary during the short track speed skating competition at this year's Winter Olympics.



Memorial arrangements announced for Coach Parks | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

Longtime Menlo-Atherton football and wrestling coach Ben Parks died in his sleep Friday night. He was 77. Known simply as.



Grateful Dead in Ladera? Yes, it really happened 50 years ago  InMenlo

Although some might not believe it because it does not appear in any official Grateful Dead chronologies, the famous Bay Area band played at Ladera School for ...



GALLERY: Washington's 2019 Recruiting Class To Date  247Sports

As of February 11th - five days after the first day of the regular signing period for college football (Wednesday, February 6) - the Washington Huskies have 23 ...



Student designs, paints mural at local school | News  The Almanac Online

Belle Haven School will have a bright new addition to its campus this fall, thanks to Menlo-Atherton High School student Jeremy Chow.



Menlo Park Rotary Club awards scholarships | News  The Almanac Online

Twenty-three graduating seniors from three local high schools received college scholarships from the Rotary Club of Menlo Park.



Atherton pedestrian struck by car dies of injuries  The Almanac Online

Atherton resident Shahriar Rahimzadeh, 32, died at about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, at Stanford Hospital of injuries sustained after being struck by a car ...



Atherton Oaks | News  Palo Alto Online

After a few years of searching, Bill and Lee Schroeder found a place with a story and character for their family to call home in the Atherton Oaks neighborhood.



M-A sophomore, 15, competes in soccer on world stage  The Almanac Online

Fifteen-year-old Josephine Cotto of Menlo Park felt intimidated. It was mid-September and she had just flown to Puerto Rico to try out for its Women's national ...



Revamped Fleetwood Mac highlights its history in hit-studded San Jose concert  San Francisco Chronicle

Fleetwood Mac paid tribute to its varied incarnations at…



Horgan: Burlingame harkens back to a namesake’s treaty  The Mercury News

At a time when U.S.-China relations are rather strained, it might be worthwhile to look back 150 years to a period when things were a bit more pleasant.



Daughter alleges misconduct in father's arrest | News  Palo Alto Online

The daughter of Menlo Park resident William Burnett, an assistant professor at Stanford University, is alleging police misconduct in connection with his arrest on ...



Lynham Wallace Jones  Union Democrat

Lynham Wallace Jones died Tuesday, March 13, at home in Twain Harte. He lived his life with a strong sense of values and loved his heritage, family, friends ...



Anne Robinson talks about why life is better with Collies in it  InMenlo

Editor's note: The top canines in the country are gathered today and tomorrow at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in NYC, so we thought it would be a ...



Clark Atkinson, native son of Menlo Park and man of many talents, dies at age 72  InMenlo

Robert “Clark” Atkinson III died unexpectedly on September 15 while tending his prize-winning fuchsias in Woodside. The cause was a heart attack; he was 72.



Judy Adams's call to action for Guild Theater preservation  InMenlo

Guild Theater advocate Judy Adams brought this to our attention: “Menlo Park's annual “goal setting” public meeting gives residents an opportunity to express ...



Don?t Divide Menlo Park's North Fair Oaks Neighborhood  The Almanac Online

There is nothing like the threat of dividing a neighborhood to really rally it together. That's just what the Sequoia Union High School District Board has done to ...



Unanswered questions in suicide of Sequoia High School student  The Daily Post

BY EMILY MIBACH Daily Post Staff Writer. The mother of a Sequoia High School student who committed suicide by stepping in front of a Caltrain said yesterday ...



List of Bay Area schools participating in National School Walkout  KRON4.com

Schools around the country are bracing for a series of student walkouts to protest gun violence, including in the Bay Area.



She makes me feel like dancing | News  Palo Alto Online

Choreographer Coleen Duncan is now in her 11th year as volunteer artistic director of.



MENLO PARK / Ex-Peninsula Quizkid is found dead  San Francisco Chronicle

Barclay, 22, a former star of Quizkid, a local television quiz for Peninsula high schools, told friends April 7 he was going on an adventure. Both his sister and ...



Redwood City 49ers clinch Pop Warner conference crown  San Mateo Daily Journal

You want a 49ers dynasty? The Redwood City 49ers of the Pop Warner Football League Peninsula Conference are laying claim to one.



'Superman' hits Woodside High School | News  Palo Alto Online

Woodside High School is cast in an unflattering spotlight this week with the nationwide opening of the documentary 'Waiting for Superman," a portrait of a ...



High school football: All-Bay Area News Group defensive team  East Bay Times

Story here. OFFENSIVE TEAM. Capsules here. DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Linebacker: Henry To'oto'o, De La Salle, 6-2, 205, junior. What he did: ...



Atherton now has a 'quiet zone' for Fair Oaks rail crossing  The Almanac Online

On Monday, June 13, Atherton became the first community on the Caltrain corridor to have a "quiet zone" where train operators can only blow their horns when ...



North Bay fire news: Where to drop off donations locally  The Almanac Online

Below is information related to the Wine Country fires, including air quality advisories and how to help. We will update this as new information comes in.



Menlo Park: Downtown bike trial to start in June  The Mercury News

Some members of the Menlo Park Bicycle Commission bristled this week at learning a project they proposed in 2015 to make it safer for kids who ride bikes to ...



Menlo Park: Malcolm McGinnis, co-owner of Freewheel Brewing, dies at 57  The Almanac Online

Malcolm McGinnis of Menlo Park, a researcher, triathlete and, in recent years, head brewer and co-owner of Freewheel Brewing Company, died Sept.



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