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Pastries in the park

<I>Thwack!</I></B> Read the full story here posted Friday,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2011
Last comment by vegan, on Oct 2, 2012 at 2:14 pm | 3 comments | 5082 Views


Why did Hyderabad House on University close?

Anyone know why Hyderabad House on University closed? There is a handwritten sign on their door. I liked it and would...

Original post made by Curious on Aug. 28, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Oct 2, 2012 at 1:35 pm | 5 comments | 5030 Views


Celebrating summer veggies

Calafia chef Charlie Ayers says he always keeps an attentive eye out for the season's best when it comes to produce. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Sep 30, 2012 at 3:09 pm | 3 comments | 4389 Views


What happened to Culture?

Does anyone know what happened to Culture - the organic frozen yogurt shop on California Avenue? We went buy last week,...

Original post made by mmmmMom on Feb. 19, 2012
Last comment by Jan H., on Sep 30, 2012 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 3512 Views


Mike's in Menlo Park looks closed

Drove by there and found sign in front missing and what looked to be construction workers swarming....

Original post made by Food on Sep. 5, 2012
Last comment by Palo Parent, on Sep 5, 2012 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 3522 Views


Shop Talk: Beauty boom in Midtown

There is no reason for anyone to have a bad hair day in Midtown Palo Alto. With the recent opening of two new hair salons,...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2012
Last comment by musical, on Sep 4, 2012 at 8:16 pm | 9 comments | 18039 Views


Label Genetically Modified Foods made it to Nov Ballot

Many don’t fully appreciate the strategy of seeking to have genetically engineered foods labeled in California. The...

Original post made by PA resident on Jul. 7, 2012
Last comment by William, on Aug 30, 2012 at 9:40 pm | 9 comments | 3966 Views


How sweet it is

Fact: There is no such thing as a mulberry bush. Read the full story here

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2012
Last comment by Marc, on Aug 22, 2012 at 8:27 am | 4 comments | 26023 Views


Shop Talk: Furniture stores opening downtown

Two new furniture stores are opening in downtown Palo Alto within two blocks of each other. The first, West Elm, is taking...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2012
Last comment by Mary Sue, on Aug 13, 2012 at 5:58 pm | 16 comments | 9187 Views


Shop Talk: What is the future for MacArthur Park?

MacArthur Park, one of Palo Alto's oldest and grandest restaurants, has shown its determination to survive throughout its...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2012
Last comment by helene, on Aug 7, 2012 at 12:57 am | 12 comments | 8381 Views


That glorious American sandwich

The latest reincarnation of the majestic all-American hamburger has arrived. Ta-dah. The Counter is here with its reputed...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2009
Last comment by Bob Carswell, on Jul 8, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments | 7257 Views


Edgewood keeps on eating

On their first trip to Edgewood Eats, Palo Alto residents Lenore and Carl Jones circled the wagons, all 11 of them. This...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Trucks, on Jul 6, 2012 at 9:46 pm | 2 comments | 6747 Views


Trader Vic's is closing on August 5

Will become a seafood restaurant:

Original post made by Town Crier on Jun. 23, 2012
Last comment by Ronnie, on Jun 24, 2012 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 4311 Views


Cement truck crashes on Interstate 280

A crash involving a big rig closed the connecting ramp between southbound Interstate Highway 280 and northbound state Highway...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2012
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 3, 2012 at 11:47 am | 2 comments | 4516 Views


Shop Talk: Asian street food, drive-thru Starbucks

Get the latest scoop about retail and restaurants by Palo Alto Weekly columnist Daryl Savage. Read the full story here

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2012
Last comment by busy coffee drinker, on Apr 26, 2012 at 8:06 am | 24 comments | 16891 Views


Facebook has lots of friends at Menlo hearing

Facebook is good at making friends. That much was clear at a public hearing Monday night on an environmental report on Facebook's...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2012
Last comment by david messer, on Apr 19, 2012 at 3:09 am | 9 comments | 5007 Views


Re-energized and relocated

In college (OK, it's been a few years) I survived on frozen Swanson Chicken Pot Pies. My local grocery store often had them...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2009
Last comment by r morgan, on Apr 15, 2012 at 4:44 pm | 2 comments | 7433 Views


Shop Talk


Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by yves, on Feb 17, 2012 at 8:44 pm | 31 comments | 10739 Views


Tea, anyone?

To Tim Pham, the difference in quality between tea steeped from a paper bag and tea carefully brewed from loose leaf is broad...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Feb 8, 2012 at 10:44 am | 4 comments | 6419 Views


Chinese food delivery

Why don't Palo Alto Chinese restaurants deliver? In Mountain View and Redwood City and every other city in America there...

Original post made by hungry on Jan. 22, 2012
Last comment by Hmmm, on Jan 23, 2012 at 12:13 pm | 4 comments | 3746 Views
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