2 hrs ago
No charges against driver in accident that killed bicyclist Joy Covey
San Mateo County prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against the driver of a delivery van involved in a fatal accident in September 2013 that took the life of Woodside cyclist and former Amazon CFO Joy Covey.
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5 hrs ago
FAA invites comment from residents under flight paths
A strong turnout from Portola Valley, Ladera and Woodside is expected at the workshop hosted by the Federal Aviation Administration in the San Mateo Public Library at 55 W. 3rd Ave. at 4 p.m. on Thursday, April 17. At issue: the noise made by a gradually increasing number of commercial aircraft as they pass over Peninsula communities, some of ... (more)
9 hrs ago
Attorneys to appeal decision in lawsuit over crash that hurt 6-year-old twins
The attorneys representing a Menlo Park family whose 6-year-old twin boys were injured when an elderly driver struck them as they walked on a sidewalk plan to appeal a judge's denial of punitive damages.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
#ReplaceBikeWithCar Portola Valley California
It's also a great place to ride. Residents of Portola Valley and nearby Woodside perpetually complain about the weekend traffic jams as hundreds of road cyclists pass through their towns.
Carriage house restoration plan on Atherton council agenda
Plans for a $2.5 million renovation of the carriage house in Holbrook-Palmer Park will be presented to the Atherton City Council at its regular meeting on Wednesday, April 16, at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers at 94 Ashfield Road.
The Campbell Reporter
Sewer rates may go up 9.5 percent in West Bay district
West Bay Sanitary District customers will have to pay 9.5 percent more for sewer service if the agency's governing board approves a proposed rate increase on April 23. The rate hike is needed to pay for significant improvements to the regional wastewater treatment plant and continued maintenance of the sewer system, according to district officials.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
No punitive damages in lawsuit over crash that hurt 6-year-old twins on Menlo Park sidewalk
A judge has denied a second request to include punitive damages in a lawsuit filed against an elderly driver who crashed into 6-year-old twin brothers on a sidewalk in downtown Menlo Park.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Making connections through film
When many people think about Sacred Heart Prep, the small school's sports teams are one of the first things to pop into their mind.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Families, doctors team up to solve mystery of missing enzyme
Grace Wilsey, who has a rare genetic disease, uses a chew tool to exercise her oral motor muscles at an equine therapy session in Woodside.
Environmental report opens door for comment to FAA about aircraft noise
For some residents of Portola Valley, Woodside and nearby communities, the current level of commercial aircraft noise in the skies above may lessen as the years go by, but it just as easily may not.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Charges being weighed in weekend weapons incident at Woodside Elementary
Probation department authorities in San Mateo County are weighing whether to charge two teens with a misdemeanor for having allegedly carried weapons, in this case two air rifles and a Woodsman's Pal machete, to the outskirts of Woodside Elementary School during a soccer game on Saturday afternoon, April 5, according to deputies from the Sheriff's ... (more)
San Mateo Daily Journal
Incumbent, familiar challenger vie for District Three supervisor
Both Supervisor Don Horsley and challenger Michael Stogner are running for the District Three seat to continue what they've started.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Judge rules family of boys pinned against wall in Menlo Park car...
A San Mateo judge ruled Friday that the parents of twin 6-year-old boys injured when a 90-year-old driver jumped a curb and pinned them against a wall in downtown Menlo Park cannot seek punitive damages from the elderly man.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Silicon Luxury: Silicon Valley has three of the...
Silicon Valley has three of the five hottest luxury real estate markets in the country, according to a new index by realtor Coldwell Banker Previews International.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Supervisors grant appeal, overturn Planning Commission decision
By a unanimous vote on Tuesday, March 25, the five-member San Mateo County Board of Supervisors overturned a 3-1 decision by the county Planning Commission that would have allowed the conversion of a meditation center in the unincorporated woods above Woodside to a non-medical drug-and-alcohol rehabilitation center for people with addiction ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Los Angeles County Home Among Most Expensive Homes Sold in U.S.
A Los Angeles home was sold for $102 million on Monday, the highest price ever paid for a home in Los Angeles County.
Woodside: Council open to subdivision on Moore Road
There is one parcel on Moore Road east of Interstate 280 in Woodside that is significantly larger than its neighbors.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Summer hours for farmers' markets
Summer hours are on again for the weekly farmers' market in Portola Valley, and the two farmers' markets in Woodside have reopened.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Feds unseal charges against Sen. Yee
Federal authorities have unsealed a criminal complaint in San Francisco today alleging charges including drug trafficking, gun running, money laundering and murder for hire against 26 people, including state Sen. Leland Yee, who has represented Woodside and Portola Valley in the Legislature.