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  1. Frank Fucking Gehry: Facebook's New Frank Gehry-Designed Office: High Line or Hobbit Walmart?Read the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Curbed

    Ever since it was unveiled in 2013, Facebook's scheme for its new Menlo Park headquarters has wrestled to contain twin impulses: enormousness and casualness, environmentalism and car dependency. When Gehry Partners came out with a design showing a cavernous office space on stilts, sandwiched between parking below and a roof garden above, the Observer opined that Facebook had basically hired Frank Gehry to build Mark Zuckerberg a hobbit hole in Palo Alto .

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  2. Facebook's New Offices Are Cooler Than YoursRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Popular Mechanics

    ... moving into the building this month." The building Gehry is referencing is "MPK20", Facebook's expansion of their Menlo Park, CA headquarters. It is, according to Facebook, "simply one large, open room - a direct reflection of Facebook's open and ...

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  3. Facebook's Frank Gehry building unveiled in first picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... gets Facebookers back and forth. Let's take a look up close, shall we? To get from Facebook Inc.'s existing Menlo Park headquarters to its new Frank Gehry -designed expansion building, you can hitch a ride on a 40-person "people mover" that shuttles ...

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  4. La Entrada Middle School in Menlo Park hosts Special Olympics basketball tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | InMenlo.com

    After a weekend of NCAA Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight college ball, La Entrada Middle School in Menlo Park kept the ball bouncing today by hosting a Special Olympics basketball tournament. And the cheers that emanated from the packed gym could be heard a block away, such was the enthusiasm for the event.

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  5. Facebook's New Pad Has A Lovely Rooftop GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    ... walk through all nine acres of greenery. This particular walkway would be located right above the marshlands of Menlo Park, California, and the half mile loop should offer enough space for one to think - and who knows, come up with the next big ...

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  6. Re: Request for another biker-friendly alternative route studyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2015 | Menlo Park City Council

    ... further questions. > > > > Best, > > Nikki > > > > Nicole H. Nagaya, P.E. > > Transportation Manager > > City of Menlo Park > > P: 650.330.6781 > > e: nhnagaya_at_(domainremoved) > > Please feel free to contact me with any other questions. Best ...

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  7. Irrigation wellRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    Dear Councel, Please do not approve drilling wells in public parks for private club irrigation purposes. We truly hope that you will be able to make the right decision that will benefit the majority of Menlo Park population.

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  8. Menlo Park man cited after claiming to be police officerRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Almanac

    A "driving incident" on Crane Street in Menlo Park led to the citation of a Menlo Park man for allegedly impersonating a police officer. Mark Shafran, 53, reportedly flashed a badge and told a woman that he was a cop during an argument they had gotten into as each was driving on Friday, March 27. Further details are not yet available.

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  9. Galway, Ireland, officials visit Menlo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Almanac

    Galway, Ireland, Mayor Donal Lyons with, from left, Menlo Park council members Peter Ohtaki, Kirsten Keith, Catherine Carlton and Richard Cline . Mayor Lyons was in Menlo Park in conjuction with a friendship agreement signed by Galway and Menlo Park in 2013.

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  10. Woman Loses California Gender-Discrimination SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... to diversity. For some, the case placed on trial the world of venture capital firms that line Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, California. Pao's suit attracted attention not only for its sensational claims, but also because of Kleiner's stature. And ...

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  11. The Daily Startup: Redpoint Ventures is Raising a New Early-Stage FundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... has backed companies including Nextdoor and RelateIQ . Last year, Redpoint companies 2U and Zendesk . The The Menlo Park, Calif.-based firm looks to raise a fund of roughly the same size as its previous vehicle, the people familiar with the ...

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  12. Spring into the arts: A fresh new season of arts and entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Almanac

    ... Silicon Valley Open Studios (SVOS) will mark its 29th year with three consecutive weekends of studio tours. From Menlo Park to Mountain View, Palo Alto to Portola Valley and beyond, more than 380 artists will be showing work in genres ranging from ...

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  13. Menlo Park: Two programs on World War II themesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Almanac

    Two programs devoted to books with World War II themes will be held in the Menlo Park City Council chambers on two Saturdays: April 4 and May 2. At 11 a.m. on April 4, Christine Witzel will discuss the book she edited, "She Also Served: Letters from a Navy Wife," a collection of letters her mother, Virgilia Witzel, a Menlo Park housewife, wrote as a Navy wife during the war years. At 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2, Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston will speak of her experiences as an American-born child living behind barbed wire in the United States.

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  14. Pao loses bias case against VC firmRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | China Daily

    ... of women in Silicon Valley. The six-man, six-woman jury in Superior Court, San Francisco, decided in favor of the Menlo Park, California firm that it didn't fail to promote Pao because of her gender, and that it didn't retaliate against her for ...

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  15. Facebook Moves Into Its New Garden-Roofed FantasylandRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Wired

    The roof of the new Facebook building, about 70-feet up, offers a winding walk through nine acres of greenery. This walkway sits above the marshlands of Menlo Park, California, not the big city.

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  16. Tonight: Hearing set on O'Connor Street residents' school district transfer requestRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Almanac

    A public hearing on the request by the Menlo Park residents of 31 homes on the north side of O'Connor Street to be moved from the Ravenswood City School District to the Menlo Park City School District is scheduled for Monday, March 30, at 7 p.m. in the district TERC room, 181 Encinal Ave. in Atherton. The area is just about a block from where the Menlo Park City School District plans to build its new Upper Laurel School, but unless school district boundaries are changed children who live there won't be eligible to attend the school.

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  17. Sunnyvale: Caltrain strikes, kills pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... No. 428 train was delayed by about 35 minutes at the Mayfield station, and the No. 431 was delayed 26 minutes at Menlo Park.

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  18. Soul Keeping: Caring for the Most Important Part of YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Christianity Today

    John Ortberg (pastor at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church in Menlo Park, California) reflects on the lessons he learned from his friend and mentor, Dallas Willard. Willard's insights into the mysterious nature of our souls reorient the Christian life ...

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  19. RssRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Cleanfax

    ... g at an estimated average of 2.4 percent per year and are expected to rise even faster over the next three years. MENLO PARK, CA - The site will now limit the number and type of ads it shows in users' news feeds.

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  20. Ellen Pao loses discrimination lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... to diversity. For some, the case placed on trial the world of venture capital firms that line Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, California. Pao's suit attracted attention not only for its sensational claims, but also because of Kleiner's stature. And ...

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