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  1. 5 Questions: Infectious disease researcher on bread-bakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Stanford

    Fiona Strouts began baking bread as a hobby. Now, she sells her homemade loaves at the Portola Valley Farmers Market.

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  2. Portola Valley: Burglars break into and ransack homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Almanac

    A burglar or burglars forced open a kitchen door and ransacked a home on Santa Maria Avenue in Portola Valley on Thursday, Feb. 23, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Several "personal items of value" were taken from the home, located in the 1 to 100 block of Santa Maria, Sheriff's Office Detective Salvador Zuno said.

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  3. Monday: Study session in Portola Valley on home security and residential design valuesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Almanac

    Portola Valley has a long and valued tradition of darkness at night, roadsides free of signs, and landscaping arranged and chosen such that residential properties appear subservient to the surrounding land. But after two dramatic home invasion robberies in 2016, one resulting in injuries to a resident, those values concerning darkness, signs and landscaping -- values reflected in the residential design guidelines -- are coming into question as residents consider ways to make their community less vulnerable to thieves and robbers.

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  4. Don't Ban Hand-Launched Gliders at Bayfront ParkRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2016 | Menlo Park City Council

    ... (soaring on the wind updraft at the top of a hill) with unpowered gliders (Windy Hill Preserve in Portola Valley, Coyote Hills Regional Park in Newark, Mission Peak Regional Preserve in Fremont, and Del Valle Regional Park in Livermore). However ...

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  5. Sunday services for Robert Buelteman, pilot in war and peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Almanac

    ... choir, and the father of four. Mr. Buelteman died Jan. 20 at age 95 at The Sequoias retirement community in Portola Valley. A reception will follow the memorial service at the church at 3154 Woodside Road. As did many pilots working for Pan American ...

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  6. Saturday: Violinist to solo with local chamber orchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Almanac

    ... closing with Dvorak's Symphony No. 7 in D Minor. In its 51st season, Master Sinfonia regularly performs in Portola Valley, Menlo Park, and Los Altos. It is led by music director and conductor David Ramadanoff. The city of Menlo Park awarded it a ...

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  7. Portola Valley: A mermaid finds her voice in local theater showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... sensation by the Disney studios. This is the mermaid who sang to Noelle GM Gibbs, artistic director of the Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory. And it's the story she has chosen to tell as the theater company performs its first adult stage work in ...

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  8. Uber CEO admits mistakes, vows reform following sexual harassment claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | SiliconValley.com

    ... to mitigate and handle a problem without making excuses or being combative," said Ben Narasin, a partner with Portola Valley-based Canvas Ventures. "That can either be a sign of company maturity, individual maturity, or perhaps, a proximity to a ...

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  9. Obituary: Henry Montgomery, turn-around specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Almanac

    Henry C. Montgomery, an accounting executive, business turn-around specialist and former resident of Portola Valley, died Dec. 22, surrounded by family and friends in Angeles City, Pampanga, Philippines. He was 80 years old.

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  10. Artscene: A mermaid finds her voice in local theater showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Almanac

    ... sensation by the Disney studios. This is the mermaid who sang to Noelle GM Gibbs, artistic director of the Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory. And it's the story she has chosen to tell as the theater company performs its first adult stage work in ...

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  11. Storm-damaged Arastradero Road won't be fixed until summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Mountain View Voice

    ... of the creek bank has created a sheer drop-off 10 feet down, and bicyclists already have no lane to ride in, Portola Valley resident Michael Houlihan said. "It's a severe safety hazard to bikers, runners and vehicles," said Houlihan, a 40-year ...

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  12. 21st century green grocer Kevin Bianchini is an enthusiastic foodieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | InMenlo.com

    ... has earned a solid place in the Ladera community, drawing additional customers from west Menlo Park and Portola Valley. It is an old-fashioned, family-run treasure, with a loyal staff who probably know your face, if not your name and favorite deli ...

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  13. Woodside Elementary will keep two principalsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Almanac

    ... said. Ms. Duarte's last day will be Feb. 17. a Sign up for Express to get news updates on Atherton, Woodside, Portola Valley and Menlo Park. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter .

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  14. Tonight: Community meeting on school parcel tax, financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Almanac

    ... challenges and how they are being addressed. a Sign up for Express to get news updates on Atherton, Woodside, Portola Valley and Menlo Park. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter .

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  15. Police calls: Menlo Park, Woodside, Portola Valley, AthertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Almanac

    This information is based on reports 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. 5 Questions: Infectious disease researcher on bread-bakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Stanford

    Fiona Strouts began baking bread as a hobby. Now, she sells her homemade loaves at the Portola Valley Farmers Market.

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  17. Don't Ban Hand-Launched Gliders at Bayfront ParkRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2016 | Menlo Park City Council

    ... (soaring on the wind updraft at the top of a hill) with unpowered gliders (Windy Hill Preserve in Portola Valley, Coyote Hills Regional Park in Newark, Mission Peak Regional Preserve in Fremont, and Del Valle Regional Park in Livermore). However ...

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  18. Bouldering youth championships: Two Bay Area climbers make U.S. teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Inside Bay Area

    Two Bay Area climbers were named to the U.S. youth bouldering team Sunday after a weekend of competition in Salt Lake City. Ross Fulkerson, 15, of Portola Valley, placed second in his age division, and Calvin Cha, 11, of San Jose, placed fourth in his.

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  19. Violin Recital Henry AllisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Pacific Sun

    Henry Allison, a graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, is currently pursuing his Master's Degree in violin performance with Kevork Mardirossian at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. Henry will be performing a preview of his Master's Violin Recital Saturday evening, March 18th at 7PM with pianist Chen Woo here in the Bay Area! The venue is the Ladera Community Church at 3300 Alpine Road in Portola Valley.

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  20. Customer Steve Henry, left, of Portola Valley gets a rundown of his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | SFGate

    ... to take control if necessary, the car does appear to be fully steering itself. Customer Steve Henry, left, of Portola Valley gets a rundown of his new Chevy Bolt EV from Chevrolet district manager Jeremy Sanford during a release event for the new ...

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