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  1. Man sues Menlo Park, alleges racial profiling in arrestRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Almanac

    A man who was arrested by Menlo Park police in August 2015 and held for 48 hours in the San Mateo County jail has filed a lawsuit against the city in federal court alleging wrongful arrest based on mistaken identity related to racial profiling. The plaintiff, Francisco Guevara, 46 and a resident of Redwood City, is represented by Redwood City-based lawyer Mark Ruiz.

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  2. Alert: Sheriff's Office 'working an incident' at Menlo County ClubRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 12 | Almanac

    The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office issued an alert at 9:54 a.m. today that the Redwood City Police Department and the Sheriff's Office are "working an incident" at the Menlo County Club on Woodside Road.

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  3. Local group asks Congress to consider their health care needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Almanac

    This postcard contains the words of a petition that members of a local group, Parkinson's Women Support, is sending to members of Congress to urge that any changes in the Affordable Care Act take their needs into consideration. Parkinson's Women Support, a local group formed to give encouragement, comraderie and compassion to others with Parkinson's disease, has begun a campaign to let Congress know how the end of the Affordable Care Act could affect those with Parkinson's.

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  4. Police investigate armed robbery in Menlo ParkRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Almanac

    Menlo Park police are investigating a report of an armed robbery that took place around 10:20 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, in the 800 block of Newbridge Street in Menlo Park. A 37-year-old Redwood City resident said he was approached by two men in their 20s who demanded his property.

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  5. How locals are responding to Trump presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Almanac

    Maryann Derwin of Portola Valley was one of hundreds of thousands of people who marched in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 21 to protest the policies of Donald Trump on the day after his inauguration. Local public officials and residents are pledging to get involved to organize and act, locally and in concert with communities, in response to the presidency of Donald Trump.

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  6. New shuttle routes added throughout San Mateo CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Almanac

    The San Mateo County Transportation Authority announced Jan. 24 the addition of five new shuttle routes to serve high-traffic corridors throughout the county. The new shuttles, all funded by a combination of voter-approved Measure A funds and a contribution from sponsoring agencies, will bring the total number of shuttle routes funded by the TA to 38, transit officials said.

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  7. Boats, helicopters and drones search for lost boaterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Almanac

    Emergency crews rescued a man Tuesday evening and are searching in the dark for second victim whose canoe capsized off the coast of Fremont, according to Chief Harold Schapelhouman of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District. One victim was in a raft and the other was in a canoe in the water south of the Dumbarton railroad trestle Tuesday afternoon when the canoe capsized.

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  8. Portola Valley: Two men accused of attempted home burglary plead not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Almanac

    Two men accused of trying to burglarize a Portola Valley home Jan. 19 pleaded not guilty Monday in San Mateo County Superior Court. Redwood City residents Jesus Franco, 19, and Jose Rodriguez, 18, were both arrested on suspicion of attempted burglary, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools after attempting to flee from the home, prosecutors said According to the Sheriff's Office, a 72-year-old woman called 911 shortly after noon Jan. 19 upon noticing two men in her backyard in the 100 block of Golden Oak Drive.

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  9. Portola Valley: Suspects in prowling incident identifiedRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Almanac

    The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office has identified the two men arrested on Thursday, Jan. 19, in connection with a Portola Valley resident's 911 call to report two prowlers in her backyard. Jesus Franco, 19, and Jose Rodriguez, 18, both residents of Redwood City, are in custody at the county jail on suspicion of attempted burglary, conspiracy and possession of burglary tools, Sheriff's Office spokesman Detective Salvador Zuno said.

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  10. Photos from today's 'community action' rally in Redwood CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Almanac

    This photo of a "community action" rally in Courthouse Square in Redwood City was taken from the roof of the Fox Theatre building. Speakers discussed ways to get involved in community action in the areas of the environment, education, health care, religious and cultural tolerance, LGBTQ+ rights, immigrant rights and "breaking the glass ceiling," organizers said.

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  11. Saturday: 'Community Action Rally' in Redwood City to follow Trump inaugurationRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Almanac

    The day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, a "Community Action Rally" will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway in Redwood City. Joan Baez is expected to perform and Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, and state Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, are among the expected speakers.

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  12. Police nab 13-year-old boy driving stolen carRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Almanac

    Menlo Park Police are investigating whether a 13-year-old driver and his three passengers, whom officers detained on Saturday, Jan. 14, for driving a car reported stolen, are connected to a string of recent burglaries in and around Menlo Park. At around 10 p.m., an officer saw a red Toyota Prius near Euclid Avenue and O'Conner Street in East Palo Alto that was reported stolen during a residential burglary in the city the previous night, according to police.

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  13. Menlo Park: Huge apartment complexes nearing finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Almanac

    A rendering of the 146-unit apartment complex under construction at 3645 Haven Ave. in Menlo Park. The 3600 block of Haven Avenue in eastern Menlo Park may look like a daunting mass of building frames, but it will soon become home for many.

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  14. Wednesday: Atherton, Menlo Park transportation committees set joint meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Almanac

    One topic on the agenda for the joint meeting of the Menlo Park and Atherton transportation commissions is the planned work on the Willow Road and U.S. 101 interchange. No one would deny that what happens on the streets in Menlo Park affects Atherton, as well as the reverse.

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  15. Atherton's year in review: El Camino safety, civic center and noise top agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Almanac

    A group of local officials and neighbors try out the new pedestrian-activated stoplight at the El Camino crosswalk at Almendral Avenue in Atherton on Aug. 17. Caltrans has started work on two more such stoplights that will be on El Camino at Isabella and Alejandra avenues. It was a busy year in Atherton with pedestrian and bicycle safety on El Camino Real, the Marsh Road drainage channel project, design and funding of a new civic center, and noise from planes and trains being major issues in the town.

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  16. New Year's Eve countdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Almanac

    Organist James Welch will perform his all-Bach themed concert on New Year's Eve. Photo courtesy of James Welch.

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  17. Holiday Fund: Helping older teens make sexual health decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Almanac

    Donate now to the Almanac's Holiday Fund. Much has been made in recent years of the prevalence of sexual assault on college campuses.

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  18. 's Holiday Fund: Food, clothing, housing for families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Almanac

    Donate now to the Almanac's Holiday Fund. You have to know the story of St. Francis to understand Redwood City's St. Francis Center.

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  19. Worth a LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Almanac

    Artist Karen White's vivid landscapes and florals are on display this month at Viewpoints Gallery. Image courtesy of Viewpoints Gallery.

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  20. Tonight: Santa visits fire stations to promote toy, book driveRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Almanac

    Santa Claus is coming to town early to visit the Woodside Fire Protection District's three stations on Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. As in years past, visitors are invited to come to the open houses to take a picture with Santa, see the fire engines up close, and enjoy cocoa and cookies. Visitors are also encouraged to bring new unwrapped gifts for the Redwood City and San Mateo County Toys & Book Drive.

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