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  1. Man arrested after allegedly spitting in teacher's face at Menlo Park schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Almanac

    A shirtless 29-year-old man acting erratically was arrested Friday after he entered a classroom at a Menlo Park school, spat in a teacher's face, and then attempted to assault a police officer, who used a Taser to restrain him, police said. Anthony Gullo, identified as a transient, was booked into San Mateo County jail on charges of battery, assault on an officer and trespass, according to Menlo Park police.

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  2. May 8: Deadline to apply for Anton Menlo below-market-rate unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Almanac

    A 3-D rendering of the apartments at Anton Menlo, located at 3639 Haven Ave. in eastern Menlo Park. Applications to live in one of the 37 below-market-rate apartments in the Anton Menlo apartment complex in Menlo Park are being accepted.

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  3. Menlo Park bookseller seeks to give kids glimpses and reflections of different culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Almanac

    Gauri Manglik and Sadaf Siddique read stories about Holi, a Hindu holiday, at the Children's Discovery Museum in San Jose. Most anyone who's been a kid or spent time around kids recently knows that there are a few staples when it comes to bedtime stories, among them Eric Carle's "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and H.A. Rey's "Curious George."

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  4. Saturday: Folk music concert in LaderaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Almanac

    More Joy! is the name of a band led by Iris Harrell, left, and Ann Benson, both former residents of Portola Valley who will be playing in a folk music concert on Saturday, April 29, at the Ladera Community Church at 3300 Alpine Road in Ladera. An evening of folk music and storytelling is coming to the Ladera Community Church in Ladera on Saturday night, April 29. The "Staying Connected Concert" brings back former Portola Valley residents Iris Harrell and Ann Benson with the band "More Joy!" to perform songs made famous by Bob Dylan, the Dixie Chicks, Loggins & Messina and others.

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  5. This weekend: Menlowe Ballet in bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Almanac

    This spring Menlowe Ballet is showcasing its own blossoming talent with "Floraison," a program devoted to works created and performed by the professional ballet company and students at the Menlo Park Academy of Dance. The title is French and translates to "flowering," a theme that will be reflected in the four performances taking place the weekend of April 28 at the Center for Performing Arts at Menlo-Atherton High School in Atherton.

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  6. Saturday: Fire district holds community meeting in Belle HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Almanac

    This photo shows the Menlo Park Fire Protection district's Chilco Street fire station. On the left is a residential property the district has been considering acquiring.

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  7. Menlo Park: Pause on pay hike for sustainability managerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 27 | Almanac

    A proposed 25 percent pay raise for a vacant city position - sustainability manager - was temporarily rejected April 4 by the Menlo Park City Council. Under the proposal, the new annual pay range for the position, recently vacated by Heather Abrams, would be from $110,963 to $138,704, up from a range of $92,114 to $111,081.

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  8. Youth mental health clinic opens in Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Almanac

    SafeSpace has offices at 1166 El Camino Real in Menlo Park, above Feldman's Books, and will soon open a meeting/classroom space next door in the offices that formerly housed Gentry Magazine. SafeSpace is planned as a self-sustaining nonprofit modeled on the Australian clinics called "headspace."

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  9. Two iron workers injured at site of new Facebook buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Almanac

    Two iron workers at the construction site of a new Facebook building in Menlo Park were injured Wednesday after part of the building collapsed, causing them to fall, fire officials said. According to Chief Harold Schapelhouman of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District officials, fire crews responded at 5:21 p.m. to Facebook's new Building 21, which is currently under construction.

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  10. Menlo Park fire district earns 'very good' fire ratingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Almanac

    The Menlo Park Fire Protection District has earned a Class 2 fire rating, which is considered very good and affects the cost of homeowner and business insurance, Chief Harold Schapelhouman said. The rating, a measure of the district's ability to put out fires, puts the Menlo Park district among the top 4 percent of all fire agencies in the country.

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  11. Menlowe Ballet in bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Almanac

    From left, Menlowe Ballet dancers Patience Gordon, Christina Schifano and Demetria Schioldager will reprise their roles as the Bronte sisters in the dance company's spring show, "Floraison." Photo by Eric Raeber This spring, Menlowe Ballet is showcasing its own blossoming talent with "Floraison," a program devoted to works created and performed by the professional ballet company and students at the Menlo Park Academy of Dance.

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  12. Two nonprofits merging; both help students from lower-income familiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Almanac

    Two local nonprofit organizations - both dedicated to helping students from lower income families succeed in high school and college - are merging. The Palo Alto-based Peninsula Bridge announced today it will merge with the East Palo Alto based Building Futures Now.

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  13. Elementary schools host big science, engineering eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Almanac

    Science and engineering are taking center stage at local elementary schools this week, with a STEAM night Wednesday, April 26, at Oak Knoll School in Menlo Park, a Maker Faire Friday, April 28, at Corte Madera School in Portola Valley, and a Science Night at Encinal School in Atherton, also on Friday. Oak Knoll School will hold a STEAM night on Wednesday, April 26, with hands-on science, technology, engineering, art and math projects for the whole family.

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  14. Tonight: STEAM night at Oak Knoll School in Menlo ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Almanac

    Oak Knoll School will hold a STEAM night on Wednesday, April 26, with hands-on science, technology, engineering, art and math projects for the whole family. Adults and children will be able to build rockets, fly parachutes, solve digital problems, explore and envision constellations, design earthquake proof structures, build Rube Goldberg machines, create animations, dive into a cup and stick challenge, construct with Keva Planks, engineer with duct tape and more.

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  15. Police calls: Crime reports from Portola Valley, Atherton, Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    This information is from the Menlo Park and Atherton police departments and the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under the law, people charged with offenses are considered innocent unless convicted.

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  16. Eshoo goes after Trump on tax-return secrecyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    "We're really swimming in conflicts of interest here," Rep. Anna Eshoo said of the Trump administration at a town hall meeting at Canada College in Woodside. President Donald Trump's tax returns and his refusal to release them was topic No.

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  17. Menlo Park: Chelsea Clinton draws large crowd at Kepler'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    Chelsea Clinton signs her book, "It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired and Get Going," for Eastside College Preparatory School student Aniyah Carson at Kepler's Books on April 18, 2017. Photo by Michelle Le Chelsea Clinton, former First Daughter and the closest person to date to earning the title from both parents, came to Kepler's Books in Menlo Park on April 18 to promote her own work and to sign copies of her book, "It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!" The 432-page book deals with global problems such as poverty, homelessness, food insecurity, education access, gender equality, climate change and disease, and suggests actions that kids can take to start addressing those problems.

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  18. Atherton: Worker rescued after fall at home construction siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    Firefighters lower a "ladder slide" at a construction site in Atherton during a rescue of a man who fell 15 to 18 feet into the basement and injured his head and back. A worker on a home construction site, who was injured after falling 15 to 18 feet into a basement area at the site, was rescued by firefighters from the Menlo Park Fire Protection District shortly after noon on April 21. The man, a 33-year-old iron worker, injured his head and back in the fall at the construction site on Britton Avenue, according to Fire Chief Harold Schapelhouman.

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  19. Menlo Park: Kepler's joins Facebook's Small Business CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    Praveen Madan and Nicole Hughes at Facebook's "Hacker Square" on April 6. Kepler's Books announced it has been selected to join Facebook's 2017 U.S. Small Business Council. It is one of only 11 businesses in the U.S. selected out of a pool of 5 million businesses that advertise on Facebook, Kepler's said.

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  20. M-A's Klein helps Team Israel find its way in baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Almanac

    Some of the most surprising news from the recently completed World Baseball Classic arrived from the early rounds when Team Israel got off to a 3-0 start in Pool A in South Korea. The underdog dream of making it all the way to the final round in Los Angeles came to an end with an 8-3 loss to Japan in Tokyo, but not before Team Israel opened some eyes and earned some respect with a 4-2 record.

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