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  1. U.S. 101 to be closed Sunday nightRead the original story

    Sunday | Almanac

    All lanes of U.S. 101 in the Millbrae/Burlingame area will be closed for seven hours starting Sunday night for an emergency repair project, according to the California Highway Patrol. The closure will start at 9 p.m. and last until 4 a.m. Monday on southbound 101 from Millbrae Avenue in Millbrae and to East Poplar Avenue in San Mateo and on northbound Highway 101 from Anza Boulevard to Broadway in Burlingame, the CHP says.

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  2. Menlo Park Kiwanis Club names September speakersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Almanac

    The Kiwanis Club of Menlo Park meets each Tuesday, from noon to 1:15 p.m., at Allied Arts Guild, 75 Arbor Road in Menlo Park. Guests may attend by calling 327-1313 or sending an e-mail through the [ http://www.menloparkkiwanisclub.org Kiwanis Club website .

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  3. City of Menlo Park loses a fourth top managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Almanac

    The city of Menlo Park has lost its fourth administrator since mid-July, with the departure of Human Resources Director Gina Donnelly announced by City Manager Alex McIntyre on Aug. 27. Mr. McIntyre said Ms. Donnelly, who began working for the city in July 2013, is leaving because her commute from her home in Morgan Hill had become unmanageable.

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  4. Atherton dentist charged with defrauding patientsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Almanac

    Kim Chi Vu, a 52-year-old dentist from Atherton, has been charged with defrauding patients and an insurance company by charging for services that were not completed or were misrepresented. Ms. Vu is out of custody on a $125,000 bail bond, charged with five felony counts of grand theft and theft by false pretenses.

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  5. Atherton dentist charged with defrauding patientsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Almanac

    Kim Chi Vu, a 52-year-old dentist from Atherton, has been charged with defrauding patients and an insurance company by charging for services that were not completed or were misrepresented. Ms. Vu is out of custody on a $125,000 bail bond, charged with five felony counts of grand theft and theft by false pretenses.

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  6. County to hold first all-mail general election in NovemberRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Almanac

    This trial run of an all-mail general election - the first in state history - is being tested under a state law in two California counties: San Mateo and Yolo. Each county can't proceed until the all-mail approach is approved by all jurisdictions in the county that are holding elections this year.

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  7. Third high-level city employee leaving Menlo Park.Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Almanac

    Menlo Park Public Works Director Jesse Quirion has announced he is leaving the city Aug. 20 for a job with Google in Tennessee. He is the third high-level city employee whose departure has been announced within a week.

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  8. Election roundup: Two incumbents on Woodside council not runningRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Almanac

    San Mateo County's candidate roster for town councils and governing boards of school districts and special districts is settling out as the candidate filing period for the fall election draws to a close. School board and special district board candidates have until the close of business on Friday, Aug. 7, to file with the Elections Office at 40 Tower Road in San Mateo.

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  9. Third high-level city employee is leaving Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Almanac

    Jesse Quirion, Menlo Park's public works director, has announced he is leaving in August to work for Google in Nashville, Tennessee. Menlo Park Public Works Director Jesse Quirion has announced he is leaving the city Aug. 20 for a job with Google in Tennessee.

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  10. Menlo Park: Two top city execs exit their postsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Almanac

    Menlo Park Assistant City Manager Starla Jerome-Robinson will retire effective July 31 and Finance Director Drew Corbett will leave Aug. 14 to take the same post for the city of San Mateo, it was announced July 24. City Manager Alex McIntire said he would assign others to fill the posts temporarily while the city conducts a search for replacements. As assistant city manager for the past seven year, Ms.

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  11. Menlo Park: Execs exit two top city postsRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Almanac

    Assistant City Manager Starla Jerome-Robinson will retire effective July 31 and Finance Director Drew Corbett will leave Aug. 14 to take the same post for the city of San Mateo, it was announced Friday, July 24. City Manager Alex McIntire said he would assign others to fill the posts temporarily while the city conducts a search for replacements. As assistant city manager for the past seven year, Ms.

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  12. Menlo Park police arrest woman in embezzlement caseRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Almanac

    Menlo Park police arrested a 39-year-old San Mateo woman Thursday on suspicion that she embezzled more than $1 million over two years from a Menlo Park company, Creekside Landscaping Inc. Shannon Cardenas, who worked as office manager for the company from March 2013 until March of this year, was arrested at her workplace in Redwood City and booked into San Mateo County jail, police said. Detectives said they have been working on this case since she left the company and the owners reported the suspected embezzlement after they took over accounting functions, including payroll, bill payment, and reconciling credit accounts and bank statements.

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  13. Two days to drought-tolerantRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | Almanac

    Menlo Park resident Ashlee Bentley has redone her front yard on Mills Street, replacing her 1,000-square-foot front lawn with succulents and other drought-tolerant plants. And, she says, she did all the work herself, it took only two days, and it cost just $471.

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  14. Local Rotary clubs help launch West Bank birthing centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Almanac

    Donna Baranski-Walker led a seven-year effort to build a birthing center and prenatal clinic in Palestine's West Bank. The service organization Rotary International professes five core objectives, and local club members aimed to address two of them -- peace and maternal/childhood health -- with their financial help in launching a birthing center and a prenatal clinic in Palestine's West Bank.

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  15. Candidate filing period opensRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Almanac

    The candidate filing period for the Nov. 3 election opens Monday, July 13, and closes Aug. 7. In Almanac towns, a total of 24 seats on town councils, school boards and special district boards are up for election. They include seats on town councils and elementary school boards in Woodside and Portola Valley, the boards of the high school and community college districts, the boards of the two fire protection districts, and the West Bay Sanitary District board.

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  16. Assessed property values rise 11% in Menlo Park, 7.6 % countywideRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Almanac

    Menlo Park has the highest percentage growth, 11.36 percent, in assessed property value in the county, according to numbers released July 2 by the office of San Mateo Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder Mark Church. Atherton came in with the fifth highest percentage growth in the county at 8.97 percent.

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  17. Local Rotary clubs help launch West Bank birthing centerRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | Almanac

    The service organization Rotary International professes five core objectives, and local club members aimed to address two of them - peace and maternal/childhood health - with their financial help in launching a birthing center and a prenatal clinic in Palestine's West Bank. After a seven-year effort, the birthing center opened in Ein Al Beida at the northern end of the West Bank on March 19, said project manager Donna Baranski-Walker of the Rotary Club of Woodside/Portola Valley.

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  18. Motorcyclist killed in U.S. 101 crash is identifiedRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Almanac

    A motorcyclist killed in a crash in San Mateo on Sunday has been identified as 45-year-old Belmont resident John Stark, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office. The collision occurred around 4:10 p.m. Sunday on northbound U.S. 101 just south of East Hillsdale Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  19. Three arrested after car chase ends on foot in AthertonRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Almanac

    The driver of a car attempting to evade a San Mateo County Sheriff's Office deputy chose the wrong Atherton street to flee down on Tuesday, June 2, by turning off Middlefield Road onto dead-end Lane Place. Salvador Zuno, a public information officer for the Sheriff's Office, said a deputy attempted to stop a black Nissan in unincorporated San Mateo County near Atherton for a traffic violation at around 3:50 p.m. that day, but the car did not stop.

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  20. Firmly in black, Atherton ponders long-term needsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Almanac

    Atherton's town budget is looking so good that some long-time council members appear to be having trouble believing it can continue. "That's pretty good, compared to other years in the recent past," said council member Elizabeth Lewis at a June 3 budget study session, after hearing that the town's general fund budget shows revenues exceeding spending $800,000 in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016.

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