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28 min ago | Patch.com
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.
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4 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal
A house undergoing renovation in East Palo Alto was destroyed in a fire Monday morning, a Menlo Park Fire Protection District inspector said.
No more true is the adage "a photo is worth a thousand words" than when showing the delightful look on kids' faces when encountering Santa Claus.
Silicon Valley public schools are largely failing poor students and English learners, a report issued Monday asserts, indicating that even schools in wealthy neighborhoods and perceived to be highly successful are failing to prepare the hardest-to-educate students.
Some Menlo Park city officials are cramming before the holidays, with a series of meetings scheduled during the next couple weeks.
Bullets struck a 15-year-old girl inside her home in the 1300 block of Madera Avenue around 7:30 p.m. Sunday, wounding her hand, Menlo Park police said.
Editor's note: With the holiday gift buying season in full swing, we're visiting some of Menlo Park's locally-owned stores in the hopes of reminding readers that shopping begins at home.
You've probably never been as impressed with yourself as a 7-year-old girl hanging upside down from a set of aerial silks.
The issue of sea level rise and what San Mateo County can do about it will be discussed at length in San Mateo Monday with local legislators and a nationally acclaimed expert on the subject of high tides.
The holiday season is a hectic and eventful time of year, but don't let the holiday spirit lull you into giving burglars or pick pockets an opportunity to take advantage.
White lights line Santa Cruz Avenue and there's an impressive new sparkling tree at Ravenswood and El Camino.
Most of us had to adapt to the Internet, but it is all young people have ever known.
A man was shot in East Palo Alto on Thursday afternoon and taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.