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PENINSULA FOODIST

Fine-dining Korean restaurant to open in Palo Alto

After a year of operating quietly as a private dining...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 13, 2018
Last comment by jamesbroad, 1 hour ago | 11 comments | 5375 Views

A PRAGMATIST'S TAKE

The Right to Listen: Free Speech #2

Speech is different from talking. It necessarily involves the communication of thoughts from a speaker to an audience (^

Original post made by Douglas Moran on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Douglas Moran, 9 hours ago |
8 comments | 809 Views

AN ALTERNATIVE VIEW

Get Rid of Those Roundabouts!

Roundabouts are the new “in” thing for Palo Alto’s Transportation Department – and these drivable road circles are part of an $9.6 million...

Original post made by Diana Diamond on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., 10 hours ago | 21 comments | 1343 Views

INVEST & INNOVATE

Would You Support a Housing Bond in Palo Alto

On Tuesday the residents of Emeryville passed a $50 million dollar housing bond meaning that more than 2/3 of voters supported the bond. The details I could find...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by stephen levy, on Jun 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm | 49 comments | 1855 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

A community in the sand

As a kid I spent a lot of time playing with friends in our sandbox. My parents hid pennies in the sand for us to dig up at birthday parties. My neighbors and I...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Jun 16, 2018 at 9:55 am | 2 comments | 412 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

U-Pick at Webb Ranch

Just a quick shout out for the u-pick Food Party! happening once again at Webb Ranch, Portola Valley's family farm since 1922. Have you ever been?

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 15, 2018
There are no comments yet. 667 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Boba Guys is coming to Palo Alto

"No, this is not a 404 error. Yes, this is for real," reads a sign announcing the newest outpost of Boba Guys, a popular San Francisco milk tea chain,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 14, 2018
Last comment by Joe Cowan, on Jun 15, 2018 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 4317 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Ramen Nagi to land in Palo Alto June 25

Come the end of the month, Palo Alto will no longer be a ramen desert. Ramen Nagi, a successful Tokyo-born ramen chain, is

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 15, 2018
Last comment by allison, on Jun 15, 2018 at 10:17 am |
1 comment | 2159 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: "A successful marriage is an edifice that must be rebuilt every day."

- Andre Maurois I’m not sure that a marriage needs to be rebuilt every day, but it does need to be built every day. Are you thinking, “I don’t...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 8, 2018
Last comment by Chandrama Anderson, on Jun 14, 2018 at 9:54 am | 5 comments | 1578 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

New bakery opens in downtown Mountain View

Treats on Castro, the second outpost of a family-owned San Jose bakery,...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 12, 2018
Last comment by Baked Boy, on Jun 12, 2018 at 12:55 pm | 1 comment | 3426 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Onigilly opens in downtown Palo Alto

Onigilly's onigiri, or Japanese rice balls, are now available in downtown Palo Alto. The fast-casual eatery soft opened Monday, June 11, at 164 University Ave....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 11, 2018
Last comment by Carol, on Jun 12, 2018 at 9:02 am | 1 comment | 3019 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto's Vin Vino Wine sold to new owners

"A chef, a sommelier and an accountant walk in to a wine shop...." — and buy it. Vin Vino Wine, a fixture of the local wine community, has been...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 13, 2018
Last comment by Richard, on Jun 11, 2018 at 1:45 pm | 10 comments | 10310 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Palo Alto to get babka bakery

Aye Lét, a new bakery opening at Town & Country Village in Palo Alto this fall, will serve one item only: babka. Owner-namesake Ayelet Nuchi, a native...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by Abitarian, on Jun 11, 2018 at 9:48 am | 9 comments | 7575 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Refill Don’t Landfill

Boy o boy, Palo Alto is having fun, AND getting it done these days. Toot toot to yout. Last week it was the Last Straw campaign, and their Food Party! continues...

Original post made by Laura Stec on May. 31, 2018
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Jun 10, 2018 at 2:41 pm | 9 comments | 1490 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Farm Bill Café - Part 2

Last month we started the Farm Bill Café, reading Dan Imhoff’s ==I Food Fight...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Jun. 10, 2018
There are no comments yet. 1346 Views

STORIES OF HOPE

At Home with John Collins, Wherever You Are

==I This piece is the second in a multi-part series, telling stories about employees of Ada's Cafe -- the 501c3 nonprofit cafe in the Mitchell Park community center,...

Original post made by Aldis Petriceks on May. 29, 2018
Last comment by Tom Brady, on Jun 9, 2018 at 5:17 am | 3 comments | 1612 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Redwood City's Woodside Deli undergoes remodel

The first day Kyle Vogel was officially the new owner of local sandwich standby Woodside Deli, the county health department conducted a surprise, coincidental inspection....

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on May. 30, 2018
Last comment by asx, on Jun 9, 2018 at 5:14 am | 16 comments | 3166 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Menlo Park to get new Mexican restaurant

Araceli Ciprez is opening her first-ever restaurant, Mami Cheli's, at 989 El Camino Real in Menlo Park this summer. Mami Cheli's will...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by member, on Jun 8, 2018 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 3435 Views

AN ALTERNATIVE VIEW

Persky's recall: a loss for our nation's judicial system

Emotionalism won; judicial understanding lost. By a 60-40 margin, Judge Aaron Persky was recalled from office Tuesday. That is an unfortunate loss for our judicial...

Original post made by Diana Diamond on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by Revenge, on Jun 8, 2018 at 8:34 am | 54 comments | 3886 Views

COUPLE'S NET

Couples: Say Nice Things Behind Your Partner’s Back

Saying nice things about your beloved behind his/her back is another way of putting positive energy into your relationship. You can even tell her you did so, and...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Jun. 1, 2018
Last comment by JLN, on Jun 7, 2018 at 1:02 pm | 2 comments | 1556 Views
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Fine-dining Korean restaurant to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 11 comments | 5,375 views

Get Rid of Those Roundabouts!
By Diana Diamond | 21 comments | 1,343 views

Couples: “True love is a decision between the head and the heart . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 855 views

The Right to Listen: Free Speech #2
By Douglas Moran | 8 comments | 809 views

U-Pick at Webb Ranch
By Laura Stec | 0 comments | 667 views