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The community is invited to the 6th Annual Valpo 5K Fun and Color Run to benefit Peninsula Bridge. Walk, run, get covered in color and build community for a great cause. It’s scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 7,  at 9:00 am, taking off from Menlo School. Register before prices go up!

Photos for last year’s rub by Pete Zivgov

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Retired NFL player Jonathan Martin talks to Peninsula Bridge kids at Menlo School

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When former NFL offensive tackle Jonathan Martin attended Stanford, he acted as “Andrew Luck’s bodyguard” on the field. Though Jonathan has since retired from football, he still continues to provide support to others by discussing his struggles with bullying and mental illness. Last week he spoke to the sixth graders in the Peninsula Bridge program at […]

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10th annual Valparaiso Bowl to benefit Peninsula Bridge on Nov. 9

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Back in the day, Sacred Heart Prep and Menlo School did not compete on the gridiron. Shortly after 9/11 when all football games were cancelled, it was proposed that the two neighbors compete. Tim Deppmeier of Sacred Heart, Craig Schoof of Menlo, and other boosters and supporters created the Valparaiso Bowl. The first game was […]

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Peninsula Bridge launches summer program with an Olympic theme

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This morning over 400 student scholars gathered at Sacred Heart School in Atherton to launch the 23rd year of the Peninsula Bridge summer program. The theme — and challenge to the scholars — is “Walk to London,” a mere 5,731 miles for the SHS stadium, and to kick the program off, there was a mini Olympic torch relay. It […]

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