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PENINSULA FOODIST

Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center

Mountain View's revamped Village at San Antonio Center will soon be a little more vegetarian friendly, with Southern California-based chain Veggie Grill slated to...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 14, 2014
Last comment by veggie foodie, 5 minutes ago | 16 comments | 2977 Views

INVEST OR DIE

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy

There are approximately 2.5 million unauthorized immigrant residents in California of which approximately 1.5 million are working and another 300,000 or so are children. If...

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Kevin, 6 hours ago | 38 comments | 2655 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Indian street food and ... bitcoins?

Palo Alto now has a grand total of two eateries where diners can pay with notorious e-currency bitcoins, with

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by yesss, 9 hours ago |
1 comment | 621 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula

Faced with a longer-than-expected timeline for opening a brick-and-mortar restaurant in Palo Alto, the owner of gourmet hot dog restaurant

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 10, 2014
Last comment by Mr.Recycle, 12 hours ago |
10 comments | 3122 Views

ON A ROLL

Menlo Park's Youthful Future

An unusually warm evening in downtown Menlo Park and families with little kids are out in numbers. It's Wednesday, and the Off the Grid vans must be doing some business....

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 11, 2014
Last comment by Stu Soffer, on Apr 16, 2014 at 3:05 pm | 6 comments | 1558 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

The Dude Abides

This past weekend, my friends N and B hosted The Big Lebowski Party. Have you seen the movie? Jeff Bridges plays Jeff Lebowski, aka The Dude, an unemployed, Los...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 15, 2014
Last comment by Sweet Lou, on Apr 16, 2014 at 9:49 am | 2 comments | 950 Views

COUPLE'S NET

. . . Loved in Spite of Ourselves

"The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." Victor Hugo While we are biologically...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 705 Views

THE FOOD PARTY!

Learny Journey Three Times A Day

I've never been a Girl Scout, or even a Brownie, so I didn't know about the Scout "journey" until recently. I like the name journey over project. Projects are...

Original post made by Laura Stec on Apr. 8, 2014
Last comment by Laura Stec, on Apr 14, 2014 at 10:03 am | 12 comments | 4255 Views

10 TO TWINS

Finding mentors in would-be bosses

Mentorship is a hot topic in the business world, in part because experts can't seem to agree on the best way to create a mentor relationship. In Lean In, Sheryl...

Original post made by Jessica T on Apr. 13, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1670 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

How I Met Your Father

Ever since my son was a few days old, I've been telling him stories about our family...how I met his father, where he proposed, and who came to our wedding. Recently,...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 5, 2014
Last comment by Cheryl Bac, on Apr 12, 2014 at 5:41 pm | 6 comments | 1648 Views

A CIVIL LOOK AT CIVICS

Unincorporated 94025 Program Fees: Exploring The Case For Change

It was just after midnight when Molly Kossow, a resident of the unincorporated Menlo Oaks area of Menlo Park, went to register her daughter for gymnastics and...

Original post made by Erin Glanville on Apr. 1, 2014
Last comment by Menlo Park supporter, on Apr 12, 2014 at 1:51 pm | 23 comments | 2226 Views

TODDLING THROUGH THE SILICON VALLEY

Marathons

As I mentioned in last week's post, I've been telling my son stories about our family ever since...

Original post made by Cheryl Bac on Apr. 12, 2014
There are no comments yet. 958 Views

INSIDE EAST SIDE

iPads, notebooks, cell phones, etc. Are they damaging your toddler beyond repair?

Like almost everyone else, I sometimes judge people based on stereotypes. On my flight home yesterday, the couple sitting in the seats behind mine looked educated,...

Original post made by Martin Lamarque on Apr. 6, 2014
Last comment by Martin Lamarque, on Apr 11, 2014 at 2:47 pm | 4 comments | 1552 Views

INVEST OR DIE

Improve Mobility to Address Inequality

Discussions about poverty and inequality are in the news these days. I have been asked about inequality especially in the Bay Area by several reporters recently....

Original post made by Steve Levy on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 11, 2014 at 1:46 pm | 36 comments | 5766 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Opening alert: Project Juice in downtown Palo Alto

Downtown Palo Alto's first solo juice shop opened its doors Friday, April 4, at 575 High St. Project Juice, a collaboration between a San Francisco couple and...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Apr 11, 2014 at 11:55 am | 4 comments | 3505 Views

COUPLE'S NET

All This Arguing . . .

. . . fighting, disagreeing is actually a primal cry for connection. We are biologically wired to NEED a secure connection with another adult (defined as: be...

Original post made by Chandrama Anderson on Apr. 11, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1413 Views

DEEP MENLO

Menlo Saves: Predictability is a Two-Way Street

I write this paragraph from 77th and Broadway. Looking out the window I see a great urban example: 3 traffic lanes in each direction, green median,...

Original post made by Stuart Soffer on Apr. 7, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Apr 10, 2014 at 1:49 pm | 14 comments | 2311 Views

PENINSULA FOODIST

Pizzeria Delfina Palo Alto open for business

The much-anticipated Palo Alto outpost of San Francisco favorite Pizzeria Delfina has officially opened its doors at 651 Emerson St. It's only serving lunch for...

Original post made by Elena Kadvany on Apr. 9, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2099 Views

10 TO TWINS

Phone-Free

Last week, I totaled my phone. I had a tough day at work, and as I got out of my car, I dropped the phone. I have made this mistake countless times, but on this...

Original post made by Jessica T on Apr. 6, 2014
Last comment by CrescentParkAnon., on Apr 9, 2014 at 2:31 pm | 7 comments | 3156 Views

ON A ROLL

How to Speed Caltrain

Use it. That is the interim answer to speeding Caltrain service from Menlo Park. As for the long run: support electrification. Why? Consider today's diesel...

Original post made by Paul Bendix on Apr. 3, 2014
Last comment by Alan, on Apr 9, 2014 at 2:04 pm | 6 comments | 1502 Views
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Veggie Grill coming soon to Mountain View's San Antonio Center
By Elena Kadvany | 16 comments | 2,977 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 38 comments | 2,655 views

Finding mentors in would-be bosses
By Jessica T | 0 comments | 1,670 views

Menlo Park's Youthful Future
By Paul Bendix | 6 comments | 1,558 views

All This Arguing . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,413 views