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36 min ago | USA Today
Facebook on Thursday unveiled a new Instagram version that reveals new private sharing features and the extent of its Snapchat envy.
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4 hrs ago | Almanac
Turns out you can spend more taxpayer money attending local dinners than on a trip to Ireland: For the third time in a row, Kirsten Keith tops the list in reimbursement requests by Menlo Park council members, according to city records obtained by the Almanac.
9 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
Rancard, a leader in social recommendations technology for mobile content and Services in Ghana and beyond announced that it has concluded its second institutional investment round led by Peninsula Capital , a private investment management company, based in Menlo Park, California , US.
13 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
After city officials paid a consultant $30,000 to draw up some alternative designs of an old oak tree logo, the Menlo Park City Council has decided to stick with the original.
The suit, filed in federal court on Nov. 12 by the attorneys for Hiruy Amanuel, alleges that officers Ed Soares, James Luevano and "Officer Jeffries" violated his rights during two traffic stops, one on Jan. 13 and another on Oct. 31. The complaint alleges that the stops included illegal searches, racist comments and intimidation.
Among the personalized items available at Occasions, Etc., in Menlo Park are newborn baby T-shirts that spell out "iPoo'd" and "Change Me."
Courtesy the U.S. Patent Office -- Pictured is Michelle Lee, newly promoted as deputy director of the U.S. Patent Office.
Editor's note: From now through Christmas, we'll be stopping in at various Menlo Park merchants to get gift ideas, with an eye to shopping locally.
If you're someone who spends your day in meetings, then keeping up with them all can be a daunting task.
Sacred Heart Prep grad KK Clark of Menlo Park had five goals in the Canada Cup finale.
Women's vocal ensemble, Kitka , will be appearing at St. Bede's Church in Menlo Park on Dec. 15 as part of its annual Wintersongs tour.
The Menlo Park City Council tonight is to consider increasing the salary ranges of some top city officials and approving a 4.5 percent pay raise for union-represented managers and supervisors.
Police in Menlo Park are searching for suspects in a drive-by shooting that injured a teenage girl in her home on Sunday night.
Last June, Surf Air, a new airline whose passengers pay one monthly price for unlimited flights on 6-passenger planes, began flying in and out of the San Carlos Airport.
On a recent trip to Galway, Menlo Park Councilman Peter Ohtaki is introduced to Eamon O Cuiv, a member of the Irish parliament, by Galway City Mayor Padraig Conneely.
King tides flooded the the Women's Correctional Facility in Redwood City in Dec. 2012 Photo: Jennifer Van der Kleut A regional or countywide flood protection district dedicated to sea level disaster preparations should be assembled immediately, according to a group of nearly 400 people who packed a College of San Mateo auditorium Monday.
A house undergoing renovation in East Palo Alto was destroyed in a fire Monday morning, a Menlo Park Fire Protection District inspector said.