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5th annual Congressional App Challenge for 18th District is underway  InMenlo

Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (CA-18) announced today the launch of the fifth annual Congressional App Challenge for the 18th Congressional District.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



M-A's Leos Club delivers clothes, cash and gift cards to Paradise fire victims  InMenlo

Last month, teens in the Leo District 4-C4 drove 30 huge bags of summer clothes plus over $1600 in cash and gift cards to Paradise, CA, for the Paradise ...



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.



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

Numerous local parents and a Stanford University coach are among the dozens indicted in a nationwide college-admissions investigation that involved alleged ...



Atherton Police Department reports on recent community meeting about residential burglaries  InMenlo

The Atherton Police Department issued the following statement to follow up with information shared with the Atherton Community on 01/31/2019 at Holbrook ...



“Atherton Treasure” Louis Matas passes away at 105  InMenlo

We received word that 105-year old “Atherton Treasure” Louis Matas, passed away at his home in Atherton on April 3. Wrote his neighbor and good friend Doug ...



Grab Bag Theater's spring production is “Honk! The Musical”  InMenlo

Honk! The Musical is based on the story of the Ugly Duckling. It is a show for all ages with catchy tunes and humorous dialogue, reminding us all that being ...



“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 ...



Remembering Mr. Clements | News  The Almanac Online

There was the time before, and then there was the time after that day. Lee Clements would thereafter refer to it only as.



Menlo-Atherton High School's hidden gem – radio station KCEA, on the air since 1967  InMenlo

It is 8:00 pm on a Wednesday night at Menlo-Atherton High School and most staff members are long gone, leaving only a few janitors on campus to clean rooms.



Long-time Menlo Park resident Emmett “Mac” MacCorkle dies at age 77  InMenlo

Long-time Menlo Park resident Emmett W. “Mac” MacCorkle III died March 2, 2019, after being struck by a delivery truck while walking in the Casa Dorinda ...



National Merit Scholarships: More Bay Area winners revealed  East Bay Times

More Bay Area high school students have been named winners in the National Merit Scholarship program, securing money to help them go to college. After the ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Enthusiasm is rising for TIDE Academy opening | Local News  San Mateo Daily Journal

Amidst the final stretch of planning to open a new tech-centric Menlo Park high school, the principal said enrollment estimations are rounding into shape and ...



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 ...



Pressure over college admissions 'out of control' | News  Palo Alto Online

A multimillion-dollar college admissions bribery scandal that involved both Palo Alto area parents and hundreds of thousands of dollars was shocking -- but not ...



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.



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 ...



Menlo Gates starting to take shape near Menlo Park Library, but additional funds are needed  InMenlo

The Menlo Gates project, long in the planning and fund raising, has finally begun construction, though funding is remains short $15000 of the final goal.



2019 National Merit Scholarship List: California  Walnut Creek, CA Patch

2019 National Merit Scholarship List: California - Walnut Creek, CA - Here's the complete list of California students awarded $2500 scholarships.



Athletes break records at PAL track finals  Scot Scoop News

As the school year comes to a close, Carlmont track athletes deliver new records and personal bests. Student athletes broke records at the PAL frosh-soph track ...



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 ...



Menlo Fire expands emergency services east of Highway 101  InMenlo

After 12 years of effort, the Menlo Park Fire Protection District held two dedication ceremonies today (1/7/19) at its Fire Stations in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park ...



Spotted: Teens riding a mobile couch  InMenlo

We've all heard of couch surfing but how about couch riding? InMenlo contributing photographer Irene Searles was out walking yesterday with fellow Menlo ...



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.



Realtors present scholarships to 18 local high school seniors  Los Altos Town Crier

The Silicon Valley Realtors Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, recently awarded scholarships to 18 ...



New SafeSpace workshop and support line app  InMenlo

The SafeSpace Youth Action Board in coordination with local mental health professionals is presenting a 90-minute workshop on how to help a friend struggling ...



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.



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 ...



Menlo Park siblings take the stage in Peninsula Youth Theatre's Pirates of Penzance  InMenlo

Two local siblings will team up as fun-loving pirates in the upcoming Peninsula Youth Theatre (PYT) production of Gilbert & Sullivan's musical classic, The ...



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 ...



Two local teens have leads in Shrek the Musical in Peninsula Youth Theatre production  InMenlo

Two local teens are cast in the upcoming Peninsula Youth Theatre (PYT) production of Shrek the Musical, a multi-layered fairytale, playing at the Mountain View ...



Annual Christmas Bazaar at Russian Orthodox Church in Menlo Park set for Dec. 1  InMenlo

The 2018 Annual Christmas Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at The Nativity of the Holy Virgin Orthodox Church in Menlo Park ...



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 ...



Pioneering Stanford transplant surgeon and Menlo Park resident Oscar Salvatierra dies at 83  InMenlo

Menlo Park resident Oscar Salvatierra Jr., MD, professor emeritus of surgery and of pediatrics at the Stanford University School of Medicine and a leader in the ...



Norma Patricia Jackson | Obituaries  San Mateo Daily Journal

Born in San Francisco, CA, Oct. 24, 1950 and passed May 12th, 2019 in Redwood City, CA at the age of 68. She was the daughter of the late Edwin.



Sloane Citron is back in the world of magazines with the launch of Punch  InMenlo

Last week, many homeowners in InMenlo's coverage area received a brand new magazine on their walkway or driveway called Punch. The editorial focus ...



Cartoon artist Daniel Heimbinder defines “Life as a Trophy”  InMenlo

Daniel Heimbinder's body of work is an expression of the difference between truth and narrative. His work seeks to explore the way we as a society isolate ...



Lisa Deal and family celebrate the opening of new hospice house that will serve mid-Peninsula  InMenlo

Atherton resident Lisa Deal, who is Chief Clinical Office of Mission Hospice and Home Care, celebrated the opening of the organization's new hospice house in ...



Los Alamitos Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA  Los Alamitos, CA Patch

LosAL Named Among Best Public High Schools In CA - Los Alamitos-Seal Beach, CA - Niche includes traditional, charter and magnet schools in its 2019 list of ...



Police arrest former Menlo-Atherton High baseball player on warrant claiming he deserted U.S. Army  San Jose Mercury News

A 21-year-old Menlo-Atherton High School graduate was arrested by Atherton police Jan. 6 on a federal warrant for allegedly deserting the U.S. Army.



Applewood Pizza closes in Menlo Park | News  The Almanac Online

The original Applewood Pizza has closed after decades of business at 1001 El Camino Real in Menlo Park.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Welcoming Nine New Hall of Fame Members  The Santa Clara

Newest class of Santa Clara's best set to be celebrated. John Brussa The Santa Clara May 16, 2019. (Santa Clara Athletics) Last year was the sixth annual Red ...



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 ...



Longtime local pastor starts new Menlo Park church  The Almanac Online

Charley Scandlyn, a father of seven, longtime Menlo Church pastor and former executive director of the Ravenswood Education Foundation, has started a new ...



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 ...



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 ...



M-A grad Beth Bonora works on civil and criminal cases as a trial consultant  InMenlo

When Menlo Park resident Beth Bonora graduated from Cal in 1970, her profession didn't exist. Today, her trial consultancy and research firm, Bonora Rountree, ...



Pilot schedules for 2019-2020 school year determined  Scot Scoop News

Two pilot schedules have been chosen and finalized to be implemented in the following 2019–2020 school year at Carlmont High School, one for each ...



Horgan: Without Bizz Johnson, gridlock at Highway 101/92 might be a lot worse  The Mercury News

You probably have never heard of Harold T. Johnson, better known as “Bizz” Johnson. But you can make a credible argument that, without Johnson's dogged ...



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 ...



Should police protect Facebook's bikes? | News | Almanac Online |  The Almanac Online

Local law enforcement officials have been stopping people riding Facebook bikes, questioning them, and in some instances, arresting them and confiscating the ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Jim and Jeff Pollock are developers behind the Park James Hotel in Menlo Park  InMenlo

Partners in a financial services firm as well as real estate developers, father Jim and son Jeff Pollock can also make beautiful music together. Banjo-playing Jim ...



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 ...



Juice Wrld lights up the stage in San Francisco  Scot Scoop News

While San Francisco residents went about their typical Monday routines, 8500 people danced the night away inside the Civic Auditorium at a Juice Wrld concert.



Menlo Fire Station 6 opens – Chief's contract renewed for three years  InMenlo

The Menlo Park Fire Protection District's new downtown fire station, located at 700 Oak Grove Avenue, is open. “Some people say it's one of the most attractive ...



National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings For February 6, 2019  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its third National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...



Homemade hair scrunchie business donates proceeds to charity  Scot Scoop News

The hair scrunchies that were once trendy in the '80s are now making a benevolent comeback. Carolyn Wang, a sophomore at Carlmont High School, and her ...



Talking earthquake preparedness with Atherton's Peter Carpenter  InMenlo

Given his commitment to public *service*, it's hard to find something long time Atherton resident Peter Carpenter hasn't been involved with. But sitting in a corner of ...



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 ...



Historical photos of Menlo Park available for all to enjoy thanks to Planning Division efforts  InMenlo

As part of the recent City Hall Renovation Project, the Planning Division uncovered a number of older photos that were worthy of preservation. After having them ...



Stevie Nicks - Songs, Age & Spouses  Biography

Singer and songwriter Stevie Nicks worked with Fleetwood Mac in addition to making several solo albums. Learn more at Biography.com.



Multimillion-dollar Atherton homes vandalized  San Francisco Chronicle

The class wars have erupted in Atherton, where vandals scrawled "F- the 1%" on nine homes and a car in a neighborhood with average home prices topping $7 ...



Betty Hilmer shares memories of her adobe house in Atherton  InMenlo

An adobe house in Atherton? Don't think pueblo or cliff dwelling. The house that caught Robert and Betty Hilmer's eye over 50 years ago is a mid-century ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Portola Valley: Alpine Inn has new owners | News  The Almanac Online

The Alpine Inn, the Portola Valley beer garden and burger haven also known as Rossotti's, has new owners: Deke and Lori Hunter of the Hunter 1988 ...



Josh Becker, candidate for California Senate | Columnists  San Mateo Daily Journal

This is the third in a series of interviews with candidates for the seat of state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, who will be termed out in 2020. Earlier interviews.



Atherton resident Louis Matas celebrates his 103rd birthday with friends and family  InMenlo

For Atherton resident Louis Matas, the milestone birthdays just keep coming, as do the annual celebrations at Harry's Hofbrau in Redwood City where he was ...



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 ...



Atherton Police Activities League Scholarship Program is taking applications  InMenlo

It is never easy to juggle school, community involvement, and sporting activities together, but if your goal is to attend a four-year College or University, the ...



Dolores Degnan, 'rummage queen' and Woodside historian, dies at 80  The Almanac Online

Dolores Degnan, who moved to Woodside soon after her first birthday and lived in and loved the town for the rest of her life, died on Feb. 19 of complications ...



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 ...



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 ...



Sports  Palo Alto Online

The Stanford Water Polo Club 18A boys are off a 2-0 start in the 50th annual National Junior Olympics in Orange County after scoring 26 goals in two wins at ...



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, ...



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 ...



She makes me feel like dancing | News  Palo Alto Online

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



Lily Liu Guzheng benefit concert for Neighbors Abroad set for October 7  InMenlo

A special event featuring a mixture of Western and Eastern culture through musical performances on the Guzheng (an ancient Chinese instrument with over ...



Single buyer emerges victorious in Alpine Inn bidding war  InMenlo

Lucy Neely sent this email today with latest new of the who appears to be winning entry in efforts to buy the Alpine Inn aka Zott's: “It is with both a light heart and ...



More Menlo Park memories get dusted off  InMenlo

Our post from Laura Pitchford who shared memories of downtown Menlo Park “back in the day” prompted a number of readers to email us. Here's a sampling: ...



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 ...



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