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  1. Kindergarten registration time for local schoolsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Almanac

    In all four districts, children who will be 5 years old by Sept. 1 are eligible to attend kindergarten.

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  2. Menlo Park, Woodside recent home sales - Jan. 21Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Almanac

    Home sales are provided by California REsource, a real estate information company that obtains the information from the County Recorder's Office. Information is recorded from deeds after the close of escrow and published within four to eight weeks.

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  3. Woodside: County Mounted Patrol adds nine membersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Almanac

    Nine men have been sworn in as new members of the Mounted Patrol of San Mateo County at the organization's Woodside headquarters and grounds at 521 Kings Mountain Road. In a ceremony on Dec. 15, Mounted Patrol Capt.

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  4. Woodside OKs town's first multi-family zoningRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Almanac

    Many residents of Woodside don't even realize that Canada College is within the town limits, perhaps because most have to get on the freeway to get to the college's front entrance. So it may not be surprising that on Jan. 13, when the Town Council deliberated allowing the town's first multi-family zoning, located entirely on the college campus, only one person turned up to speak.

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  5. Housing plan reveals snapshot of WoodsideRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Almanac

    Woodside's state-mandated plan for providing more housing in the town is being updated, and while the plan doesn't offer many policy changes, it reveals some interesting information about the town. Woodside's Town Council unanimously approved an updated draft of the housing element of its general plan, the document that guides development regulations, when it met on Jan. 13. The state requires that the general plan's housing element be updated every eight years, and mandates what must be included in it.

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  6. Obituary: Woodside memorial for John Muldoon, 58Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Almanac

    A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 24, in Woodside for John Andrew Muldoon, a former resident of Atherton and Woodside, who died unexpectedly on Christmas Day at his home in Columbia, California. He was 58. Born in San Francisco to Paul and Kathleen Muldoon of Atherton, he attended Woodside Priory School and graduated from Woodside High School.

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  7. Police calls: Woodside and Menlo Park crime reportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Almanac

    This information is based on reports from the Menlo Park Police Department and San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Under the law, people charged with offenses are considered innocent unless convicted.

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  8. Woodside Library gets ready for the 21st centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Almanac

    Holding 22-month-old Margot, Nanny Irena reads to her in the current children's area in the Woodside Library, on Jan. 8, 2015. The children's area will move to a corner of the library when it is remodeled.

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  9. Housing plan reveals snapshot of WoodsideRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Almanac

    Woodside's state-mandated plan for providing more housing in the town is being updated, and while the plan doesn't offer many policy changes, it reveals some interesting information about the town. Woodside's Town Council unanimously approved a draft of the housing element of its general plan, the document that guides development regulations, when it met on Jan. 13. The state requires that the general plan's housing element be updated every eight years, and mandates what must be included in it.

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  10. Woodside OK's multi-family zoning on Canada College campusRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Almanac

    Many residents of Woodside don't even realize that Canada College is within the town limits, perhaps because most have to get on the freeway to get to the college's front entrance. So it may not be surprising that on Jan. 13, when the Town Council deliberated allowing the town's first multi-family zoning, located entirely on the college campus, only one person turned up to speak.

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  11. San Mateo County hikes bag feeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Almanac

    Starting Jan. 1, the price of a paper bag increased from 10 cents to 25 cents at retail stores affected by an ordinance adopted by San Mateo County and several municipalities. Since the ordinance, the number of shoppers bringing their own bags has increased 162 percent, according to a county survey.

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  12. Obituary: Susan Nahmens, flower garden designerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Almanac

    A memorial service for Woodside resident Susan Hayworth Nahmens is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, on the grounds of the Mounted Patrol of San Mateo County at 521 Kings Mountain Road in Woodside. Ms. Nahmens, a flower garden designer and a one-time curator of the Woodside Store county museum on Tripp Road in Woodside, died in her sleep on Nov. 15 at her home in Emerald Hills.

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  13. Year in review: Woodside focuses on infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Almanac

    This 114-year-old bridge on Mountain Home Road in Woodside crosses Bear Gulch Creek and is one of two century-old bridges being considered for rehabilitation with a structural steel plate fitted under the arch. Residents and drivers passing through can be forgiven for not sensing anything wrong when crossing bridges on Mountain Home and Kings Mountain roads.

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  14. This week's A&E highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Almanac

    This week, hear a contemporary klezmer band, learn about volunteering at Filoli and catch education author Alfie Kohn's talk on the perils of overemphasizing achievement. The word "klezmer" probably doesn't make you think of contemporary music.

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  15. Worth a LookRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | Almanac

    This week, hear a contemporary klezmer band, learn about volunteering at Filoli and catch education author Alfie Kohn's talk on the perils of overemphasizing achievement. The word "klezmer" probably doesn't make you think of contemporary music.

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  16. Year in review: Elementary school districts get ready for growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Almanac

    This home at 272 Alameda de las Pulgas in Atherton was demolished in November so the one-acre property could be added to the adjoining Las Lomitas School campus. In 2014 local school districts continued to deal with two problems that have plagued them for the past several years: burgeoning enrollment and aging facilities.

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  17. Garden clubbers dig in to improve wildlife habitatRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Almanac

    For over a year, a band of local women has been toiling in the dirt in Palo Alto to participate in what's being called the largest wetland project on the West Coast. The Woodside-Atherton Garden Club is the first group to adopt a shoreline to help restore the natural habitat of the San Francisco Bay.

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  18. Briefs: Interim public works director now permanentRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Almanac

    Jesse Quirion, who has been filling in as interim public works director for Menlo Park for about six months, has now been appointed to the permanent position, the city announced on Monday, Dec. 22. He stepped into the new role on June 20 after Chip Taylor left to become public works director in Millbrae. Hired as the transportation manager in 2013, Mr. Quirion has a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a master's in public administration from Nova Southeastern University.

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  19. Year in review: Woodside weighs its infrastructure needsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Almanac

    Residents and drivers passing through can be forgiven for not sensing anything wrong when crossing bridges on Mountain Home and Kings Mountain roads. The bridges across Bear Gulch Creek and Union Creek are working well, and are expected to continue to do so.

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  20. Woodside: Man flees bank empty-handed after robbery attemptRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Almanac

    A man wearing a leopard-print hat tried to rob the Chase bank at 2977 Woodside Road in Woodside on the afternoon of Friday, Dec. 20, but fled the scene without any of the bank's money, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said the man entered the bank and handed a teller a printed note instructing the teller to hand over "all the bills" and to refrain from calling police.

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