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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 ...



Atherton PAL awards $20,000 in scholarships | News  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



6 San Mateo Co. Schools Among 100 Best Public High Schools  Patch.com

6 San Mateo Co Schools Among 100 Best Public Highs - Foster City, CA - New ratings from Niche rank the 100 best public high schools in California.



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 ...



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 ...



Silicon Valley School Briefly Placed On Lockdown While Police Chase Fleeing Suspect  Patch.com

Silicon Valley School Briefly Placed On Lockdown - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA - A Peninsula high school was placed on lockdown Monday afternoon as ...



An urgent Atherton public safety issue - We cannot ignore the lessons of Coffey Park, Redding and Paradise  The Almanac Online

November 11, 2018. Atherton Town Council, When the Town approved, many years ago, the subdivision of the Flood Estate into the individual properties that ...



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.



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 ...



Elise Kratzer awarded International Leo of the Year Award from Lions Club International  InMenlo

Menlo Park's Elise Kratzer won the prestigious International Leo of the Year Award from Lions Clubs International (LCI), the largest *service* club organization in ...



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 ...



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.



“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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Former Menlo Park mayor Dee Tolles dies at 79  The Almanac Online

Former Menlo Park mayor Raymond "Dee" Tolles died Monday, Nov. 12, at age 79, leaving behind a legacy of civic involvement as remembered by a number of ...



Thomas Jerry Blackwood Jr, 81, of Lafayette, CA, dies  The Ely Echo

Thomas Jerry Blackwood Jr, 81, of Lafayette, CA passed away peacefully on Sunday Sept. 16, 2018. “Coach” as he preferred to be called was born in Palo Alto ...



Fire at Robert S Drive home results in death of two pets – and estimated $2 million in damages  InMenlo

A fire at a home on Robert S Drive in Menlo Park Friday afternoon led to the death of two family pets and damage estimated to be $2 million. The large 5000 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Truck, Google Bus Crash On 101 On The Peninsula  Patch.com

Truck, Google Bus Crash On 101 - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA - As many as four vehicles were involved in the crash, according to preliminary CHP reports.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Sports  Palo Alto Online

Palo Alto senior Andrew Wang records a victory during the Vikings' 52-21 SCVAL win over visiting Cupertino on Thursday. (Photo by Karen Ambrose Hickey.) ...



Coach Parks: the passing of a legend | News  Palo Alto Online

Long-time Menlo-Atherton football and wrestling coach Ben Parks passed away in his sleep Friday night. He was 77. Known simply as.



Increase in school shooting hoaxes roil educators | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

With a rash of fake violent threats growing more common at local campuses, school officials are balancing an obligation to preserve student safety against their ...



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 ...



Educators work to close achievement gap | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

A large swath of the local education community convened to share strategies for closing the achievement gap dividing San Mateo County's most successful and ...



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, ...



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 ...



1500 Students Walk Out in Menlo Park  SF Bay Area Indymedia

An estimated 1000 Students from 4 high schools on the San Francisco Peninsula joined forces to march along El Camino Real on March 14. After the rally police ...



Ravenswood district to open new middle school | News  Palo Alto Online

The Ravenswood City School District is opening a new middle school in East Palo Alto this fall with the hopes of reversing a trend that one in three districts ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



22-year-old killed by train in Menlo Park  The Almanac Online

A 22-year-old man from Redwood City was struck and killed by a train in Menlo Park around 1 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24.



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 ...



Fire district to station employee inside Facebook | News  The Almanac Online

The board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District recently voted 3-2 to station an employee inside Facebook's offices to help prepare emergency response ...



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.



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 ...



Palo Alto: Wave of sexual assault, harassment reports hits school district  The Mercury News

The Palo Alto school district now has more than 20 open investigations into student-involved sexual assault or harassment cases from this school year, board ...



Menlo Park Rotary Club awards scholarships | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

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



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 ...



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 ...



Guild venue proposal moves forward | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

A proposal by a local nonprofit to transform the Guild Theatre in Menlo Park into a live music and community event venue has garnered unanimous support from ...



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.



Don't Stop Thinking About Fleetwood Mac Landmarks (Photo Essay)  Rock Cellar Magazine

In the wake of Fleetwood Mac's big news that keyboardist/vocalist Christine McVie would be rejoining the band, we took a look at some important West Coast ...



Woodside seeks 3-peat | Sports  San Mateo Daily Journal

Turns out the best offense for the Woodside girls' soccer team was its defense.



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.



She makes me feel like dancing | News  Palo Alto Online

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



Bay Area Schools to Participate in #NationalSchoolWalkout to Protest Gun Violence  NBC Bay Area

Schools all over the Bay Area are taking part in nation-wide walkouts to protest gun violence following the Parkland, Florida shooting that killed 17 on Feb. 14.



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.



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.



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

PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Tariq Bracy, Milpitas. Story here. OFFENSIVE TEAM. Capsules here. DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR. Linebacker: Henry To'oto'o, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

Fleetwood Mac paid tribute to its varied incarnations at…



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.



Menlo Park: Council candidates have raised more than $75000 for November election  The Almanac Online

As one of two incumbents running for a third term on the Menlo Park City Council, Mayor Peter Ohtaki has raised the most among council candidates over the ...



Black Swimming History Month: Remembering Chris Silva  Swimming World Magazine

By Bruce Wigo. Who was Chris Silva? For starters, he was was an All-American sprinter for UCLA (1982-1984). He was the first African American to qualify for a ...



Felton Gables | News  Palo Alto Online

With its lush greenery, windy roads and a U-shaped street arrangement that encloses it from outside traffic, Menlo Park's Felton Gables almost feels like living in ...



How Peninsula Clean Energy is bringing renewable energy to San Mateo County  The Almanac Online

An assortment of elected officials from across San Mateo County recently took part in the groundbreaking of the.



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 ...



Coroner IDs East Palo Alto Crash Victim Who Was Pinned To Seat By Crumpled Door  Patch.com

Coroner IDs East Palo Alto Crash Victim - Menlo Park-Atherton, CA - BREAKING: "[T]he male driver was pinned in the front seat by the door itself which had ...



USGS to leave Menlo Park for Moffett Field  The Almanac Online

Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey say they intend to shut down the agency's West Coast science center in Menlo Park over the next five years beginning ...



Tonight: Residents to protest appointment of acting attorney general  The Almanac Online

In response to President Donald Trump's firing of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general, protests ...



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.



Facebook unveils plans for giant new development in Menlo Park  The Almanac Online

Facebook, which hit two billion users June 27, has announced plans for a major new office, residential and retail development near its headquarters at Willow ...



Athletes of the Week: Terra Nova's Daniel and Victoria Borrego  San Mateo Daily Journal

Victoria Borrego is enjoying her bragging rights. The Terra Nova girls' wrestler not only won her second consecutive Peninsula Athletic League individual ...



Here Are The Best Public Schools In California For 2017  Patch.com

Best Public Schools In California For 2017 - Beverly Hills, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



ASU football: Taking a look at who’s been offered in the 2019 class  isportsweb.com

When colleges are offering players, it can be hard to keep track of who's on the board. As of April 16, here is a list of all players in the 2019 class that have been ...



Newsroom By the Bay students visit Pace Art + Technology:TeamLab in Menlo Park  InMenlo

Menlo-Atherton High School teacher Betsy Sergeant Snow led a photography class this summer as part of Newsroom By the Bay. “This is the first year they've ...



Cause for alarm? How the Menlo Park Fire Protection District pays its employees  The Almanac Online

The employees of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District had the highest average wages of any California government agency in 2014. That was before a new ...



Daily News HomePage for Friday, Jan. 6  The Mercury News

... • Menlo Park Mayor Kirsten Keith and representatives from the Menlo Park Police Department are holding a meeting on a spate of recent residential burglaries ...



Belmont councilman loses battle with cancer at age 50  San Mateo Daily Journal

Former Belmont mayor and Councilman Eric Reed died at age 50 Friday several years after he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.



Measure W passes with razor-thin margin | Town Square  The Almanac Online

Measure W, a half-cent sales tax in San Mateo County, barely cleared the super-majority voter threshold required to pass, according to county officials, based on ...



Why Our Student Council Presidents Are Women, But Our Politicians Are Not  Refinery29

Rini Sampath was the first woman to run for student body president at the University of Southern California in a decade. It was a big deal, and an even bigger ...



Meet Bay Nature's 2017 Local Heroes -  Bay Nature

This year's Local Heroes are: Conservation Action Award (Recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the conservation of the natural ...



Tulloch named new Bulldogs head coach | Sports  San Mateo Daily Journal

Technically, Tim Tulloch has bore the title of College of San Mateoo football head coach for the past nine years, sharing the assistant head coach title since ...



Spotted: Leo teens delivering needed supplies to North Bay fire victims  InMenlo

The Leo District 4-C4 Board (part of the Lions Clubs International) teens banded together to assist the Northern California fire victims. On Saturday, October 28, ...



More details on abrupt departure of Portola Valley superintendent  The Almanac Online

When the Portola Valley School District announced the departure of Superintendent Lisa Gonzales in a press release on Friday, Oct. 9, they left out a few details ...



Menlo Park resident and Freewheel Brewing Company owner Malcolm McGinnis dies at age 57  InMenlo

Malcolm McGinnis, known most recently as head brewer and co-owner of Freewheel Brewing Company, passed away on Tuesday, September 13, surrounded ...



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