Train-going commuters and Menlo Park residents now have a new upscale option for their coffee needs. Saint Frank, a coffee shop with locations in San Francisco and at the Facebook campus, opened for business Monday, August 19, at 1018 Alma St. The operating hours for the kiosk are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. to at least 1 p.m. on weekends. The kiosk opened directly across from the Menlo Park Caltrain…Click to continue
While volunteering to pull out invasive plant species along the San Francisquito Creek at a Grassroots Ecology program, local Girl Scout Cadette Nathalie Auslander learned how invasive species are disrupting the original ecosystem of our local creeks.After researching the risks and challenges due to invasive plants, she decided to spread the word among her Menlo Park neighbors as the focus of her Girl Scout Silver Award project. Ms. Auslander created…Click to continue
In an emergency, the first thought almost always goes to family. Where are they? Have they been affected? How will the family be reunited? Part of preparation is talking with all family members about the potential for a disaster and making several important decisions. Pick a location outside of your home, but still in the neighborhood, to meet. Pick a second location outside of your neighborhood to gather in case you can’t return home. Make sure everyone knows…Click to continue
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